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Word Building Games

LOGOMACHY, OR WAR OF WORDS
c
1875, 1875 F.A. Wright, Cincinnati, OH
56/56, Blue geometric, instructions
First edition of the game that would later belong to McLoughlin Bros.
and then Milton Bradley


WORDS AND SENTENCES, GAME OF
c 1900 Milton Bradley Co., Springfield, MA.
295/? letter squares, brown backs, instructions
Rules for four games, including Anagrams ("Game of Words")


DOUBLE EAGLE ANAGRAMS
c.1890 McLoughlin Bros., New York, NY
326/? letter squares, plain, instruction booklet (six smaller, thicker letter squares were found in the box also)
A larger set of letters than the Golden Eagle edition, but with the same rules for ten games.
CROSSWORD LEXICON
c.1935,1937 Parker Brothers, Inc., Salem, MA, New York, London
53/53, blue geometric, rules for four games
Parker Brothers' license from Waddington of England, though the letter did not have this crossword variant.