New York Times First Crossword Puzzle

The New York Times published its first crossword puzzle on Sunday, February 15, 1942, to give readers something to do during a blackout… and it’s still challenging millions of readers a day! This commemorative display contains a reproduction of that very first puzzle, flanked by four genuine 1942 Lincoln pennies, in a handsome black wood wall frame. Includes a certificate of authenticity and a second copy of the puzzle for you to solve.

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New York Times First Crossword Puzzle

The New York Times First Crossword Puzzle is elegantly framed and ready to hang in your home or office. See the puzzle that started a crossword phenomenon!

• Black wood frame

• Contains first New York Times puzzle, dated Sunday, February 15, 1942

• Display includes four genuine 1942 Lincoln pennies

• Includes certificate of authenticity

• Includes a second copy of the puzzle for you to solve

• Dimensions: 16" L x 14" W x 0.5" H

Specifications

Length: 16  Inches
Width: 14
Height: 0.5  Inches
Weight: 2.13 Lbs

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