Lorraine Monahan Chinnery

CHINNERY Lorraine Monahan Chinnery was born June 14, 1933 in Miami, Florida, the daughter of Mayme Erlinger Monahan and Raymond Patrick Monahan. A talented singer, dancer, and actress from an early age, she also worked in Display Advertising at the Miami ...

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Crossword contest isn't fun, games

"I would look at the solution in the next day's paper and I would think about how the crossword constructor thinks." Axtell also said that her strategy is to work the acrosses in the puzzle first, then the downs and keep repeating the pattern. "All the ...

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In The Cross-fire

The newer generation of crossword constructors do not make any pretense about their ... published in 1913 by the New York World, is in a living room display case. Near it is sheet music for songs that were hits during the crossword craze of the 1920s ...

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