Crossword puzzles are said to be the most popular and widespread word game in the world. The first crosswords appeared in England during the 19th century. The first known published crossword puzzle was created by a journalist named Arthur Wynne from Liverpool. He is credited as the inventor of the popular word game. It appeared in a Sunday newspaper, the New York World on December 21, 1913, Wynne's puzzle differed from today's crosswords It was diamond shaped and contained no internal black squares. During the early 1920's other newspapers picked up the newly discovered pastime and within a decade crossword puzzles were featured in almost all American newspapers. It was in this period crosswords began to assume their familiar form. Ten years after its rebirth in the States it crossed the Atlantic and re-conquered Europe. Read here more on this with the 1st Crossword Puzzle for you to solve.
Well, kids can explore creativity during vacations and here's the Word Search Index pages on Kidsfreesouls with Crosswords section along with and amazing worksheets at Fairyland to time pass + Fun Learn at leisure. Enjoy!
Btw, Humorous Day is set for April 19. Till I update my Laugh Aloud pages, here's Random Laughter Generator Toy and it sure do generate Humorous Advertising Slogan Generator. I tried mine as you can find on Kidsfreesouls and had a lot many options to choose the title slogan. You can try out here for your product. Enjoy.
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