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Connecting Point 4/29/2013

  • Aired: 04/29/2013
  • 26:59
  • Rating: NR
New York Times Crossword Puzzle editor Will Shortz discusses the evolution of the crossword puzzle as well as how the current days puzzles are created; The Howes Brothers documented the customs, fashions, architecture, industry, technology, & economic conditions of rural New England at the turn of the century through photos; Dr. Anthony McCaffrey on creativity & inventions, and the rareness of an
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Will Shortz, Howes Brothers Photography, Dr. Anthony McCaffrey
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