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25 pre-Shortz crosswords by Alice H. Cook

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Alice H. Cook
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Alternate names for this constructor:
A. H. Cook, Alice Cook
Mon 5/28/1956
CAKESICESCAFE
OLIVEFOCHOLLA
RILEDSCRABBLES
KENNANKUREACE
SNORTPRANKS
HOFSTEAMERS
EGISALIENATION
APLUSILLSILVA
PUMPKINPIEREAR
RESEATEDSLY
SCRAWLRARER
AHAEASTYEARNS
WATERMAINPLEAT
TRIOIDEOELATE
OTOSCOSTNYLON
Sun 5/8/1955VERY IMPORTANT PERSONS
ORGANSNAGDUMPSLANG
ROLLOPOGOUNLITAMER
EQUATORIALAFRICAMEMO
AUTABASFIFEANTARES
DESTROYERDYESDORCAS
HIESACELAMBARENE
OCHRESSTOSSBOYD
SLUESOLANLALASSPIN
SOMEFRONTLINESSTAKE
ADAOLEORACEGEARED
NOBELPRIZEWINNERS
PRICEDIVESNIASILL
FISHYARRESTMENTPFUI
COTSPRIERHIRECLACK
FEELSAINTCOULEE
PASTORALENNEARUM
ALARUMYULERIVERBOAT
JUBILEEGONEMOTTOMA
ADIBALBERTSCHWEITZER
MENETSANATHEENOEND
ALESEATENHARDGIDDY
Sun 11/21/1954ANIMAL CRACKERS
CHATTEIRONACTSTANA
HELIUMTORODRAWIVOR
EAGERBEAVERLIREGERM
FRATITLESLIEGEERGO
ALTAIRCUBREPORTER
VALLETTAPOMSTIRS
ELAINESMAVISSNAKING
LIMBERTALENTSGLIDER
ASPICOWLTRAINSSNAPE
SKIPOLESNUMASHAY
ATTSTALEREGBERTOLS
BEEPSLATALABAMAN
APRILSNIGGERERMINIM
BINGENENLACEDCICADA
ADEGREEGATTEJONESES
YOUTHRESLONGLOST
RABBITHOLESBISCAY
AURARANISLANIELHSH
IRANANONBUCKPRIVATE
NICKLOREALOENOISED
ACESSLEDLUNDSNAPPY
Tue 10/12/1954
LOGANBETASHAG
ALOHAERICHAUL
DEBARCASHERGO
YOSHIDAICARUS
SAMPLERYRS
BESSBELOVED
ACTORANEMONES
THELIVINGDESERT
HOMICIDESELMA
DESERVESLAG
POERISSOLE
ATBESTGLADWYN
RHEAOAHUTAHOE
KERRRHEEEVERT
ARTSSAWSRENES
Fri 8/6/1954
SKIPSHADRAVEN
ANNATOGOAPACE
PIGHEADEDTRICE
STEPIGEONHOLED
WOREEON
ATTICSHEELLVI
BERTHEAGLEEYED
OTICSTRAYLORE
MOTHEATENPINNA
ANETUESBUSSES
SICRUSE
MONKEYSHINEPSI
AVIONPUSSYFOOT
MILANALEEELSE
ADELEMANNZOOS
Thu 6/18/1953
BOOTHIDEEBEEF
EXTRARAPSAMUR
MORALAGIOLOGE
ONALITHTOLTEC
AINTLEADENINK
NATICKMAREOIL
SNOREIMMINENCE
ENTRANCED
SHEDTEARSSIZES
WAXENDSASCENT
ASPREEKEDTARA
THEISMJADELOS
HINDEPOSCLAUS
ESSENILETANTE
SHESTEDSOGDEN
Sun 5/24/1953PHANTASMAGORIA
SCRIPTLATOSCAWALRUS
AREOLAOLIVERSORIENT
RONDELNOMINALNEVADA
TWEEDLEDEETWEEDLEDUM
ONEUNOSLEVENEEP
FELONCTSPERLE
ANGORASPOOHSSLASHES
HURRAHHARKENSANSELM
EDAMSTORTAOLANDMAO
MIDIHONEYWANDERING
UNSUPASASTIDEN
FLAGPOLESOSTEOAGRA
LITEYERSSHORNEDWIN
ELOPESSUCCORSTRIALS
DIRECTSSWARMCARLYLE
THETATREBOSSY
ECCEROESPICTTEA
CHARABANCSTINKERBELL
RIMPLEERASINGFAILED
UNPAIDAAMILNEUNDINE
SAINTSSPARTANLASCAR
Sun 2/8/1953GLOBE-TROTTER
SPORTAMESVIOLADATA
WADERVOTEGETTEREVAS
ALONEENTRENCHEDBOSK
PERONISTALAHOREOISE
TOTEALLYNARROW
CREMONADREIASTRA
RIMINIWORDTESTCHEAP
ODINAMATIYOKELSIKE
AGGIEELEVENEVEPSIS
TERSESTRANDREVERENT
ATLASSLOESNYLON
DETESTEDSCRAGSASHEN
EMIRONESHELLOSPORE
NEOINGLESLIANEEWES
TUNEDEASTWINDDIRECT
DIARYRICEASSORTS
MARIONPITTAPER
AMATUNSENTUNPLAITED
KADILAKEGEORGEEVORA
EZIOUNEVENTFULLORIS
REINSAGERTASSIRISH
Sun 6/22/1952FOR YOUR ENTERTAINMENT
COACHEDCLERICSLETHE
UMBRAGEHOLIDAYASHES
TALESOFHOFFMANNPEERS
CHEEPLESTSENAPLACE
HARKRARESTAGESFUN
EATONHOBSONERLE
ACCOSTEDGILAGOODIES
SLOTTEDSHELLSSPEC
CORTESQUOVADISENACT
RUNESCURSEEDAMSNOR
ITERSHIFTDANNYAQUA
BELTIARASAGESHOURI
EDIFYSECONDLYCOREAN
AIREDIVIDEPROTEGE
VASTESTNAVYPROFANED
ILKSNEAGLEBRASS
OBIBERTLILACSAMES
LANCERAMANEWTCLOVE
ANNASAMERICANIZATION
TIERSCALICUTCAPERED
EARLYENDLESSEXPRESS
Sun 1/27/1952FAMOUS NAMES
PALAISSPAINJOSHAH
AVESTANERVOOCTAGONS
RACHELCARSONUTAHAGEN
OTTERARMORCHARSAGO
LAOSASKINMOANSDRAW
ERRCRUSTDEBUTBETTE
ELIASURTAXWASHED
MELVILLENOELKIRK
ASIANSVEINTENNESSEE
SPANKKERSEYMIGSALL
SIBSPOLIOALECSCLUB
EELAIRYNEWARKTRADE
DREAMLANDSNIGSEEMER
LEONRATEESCAPIST
SPRINTPIPERSHOSE
ELECTROVERTHANEASS
CODETETESERASEBUTE
RUEOWNERSTARTALLAN
EGYPTIANJOHNMARQUAND
THEATRICADIGEEUNICE
DROLLYPACEDPATTER
Sun 12/24/1950WHAT DO YOU KNOW?
ENTEZAMKIMPOCHASMS
SERVILEELIOTRUNWAYS
CREATEDFLESHINTERNE
AVAARECANEEDSALIGN
PUTSTALUSDRIPSLAMS
ERECTSIVESSNIPSNAE
DERRYOPENEDKNOWLAND
EPICROMANYDIE
FLOWEREDRITAKENESAW
RAHSALIDAENDOGREBE
OMARNODECANTSPIN
SARAHTOLDBERTIEADD
TRAVOISHOURKINGSLEY
ENDKITTENKERN
BODLEIANHAWAIIEARNS
UNESOLEDHEMOSTREET
NETSTILERREDRYELBA
CREAMALBENLEEDSOUT
HORNETSABUSEANATOLE
EUGENIEREMUSREPOSAL
SERUMSSLAMSMYSTERY
Tue 9/26/1950
MELANIELEVITT
SECURINGARABIA
INSTRONGROGETS
ETTEBALASURAS
SIAMETERSEINE
TOSCAESTESAIL
ANYONESULTANAS
MOMSRARE
GILBRETHHORTON
ATESEOULPOILU
MEGAROMANSTEL
BRAVELETOERAL
LATESTRENOVATE
ETERNEUNCRATED
RESTEDSTERNES
Sun 9/17/1950PEOPLE, PLACES, THINGS
PANDITMCMAHONAPPEALS
ORIOLEELEVATEGRISWOLD
PRATEDMELODICREPENTER
PICTSDEVONSETOSESHAY
EVILBINESSHUTSAVI
TENEMENTSCASSINOTURIN
OTTOBARNARDWINING
MODESTYMILLARDHOTDOGS
AVERSEBUTLERYLUNAS
LEMAYMALTESEBIRDNESTS
ARILMILLERSTIFLETHYE
BAGOSLERENTERECA
ATOPSCORNSALDERSFROG
REDEFEATSTELFERSSAMOA
RILLSPASTORSCONANT
RUSSELLCORKERSDEFENSE
ENTIREHARVARDMUNI
STRAYTALKERSHISTAMINE
TOOMANOROUSTSALES
AWLSIGOROTCURLYPLEAT
MALENKOVAUGUSTACHOATE
PREMIERESTATELYSINNER
DRESSERTUSSLESCLEARS
Sun 7/9/1950BITS OF KNOWLEDGE
BAODAIDAMOSELTHOMAS
RETURNISOTOPERUPERT
AGENTSVIETNAMIRENEE
HELSTIEDOSCULASTOA
MALEANSELMTRENDOLD
SNOWINGSOARSAGUENAY
ISTLEENOWFLEX
SCANTEATSMAXELICIT
MAUGRERASPUTINSLAVE
ESSICONSELEVEREVAN
ATTRACTTENORPARSONS
RIREEOLIANLIANERHO
ELIASSHERATONDOCTOR
DEADENDSTHOCKPOSES
EPOSTAPEHALER
REPRINTSBURNRANKLES
ILLASIANREEFERSOIT
AMAHERRORSRINDSUSE
TITIANGROUPERNOBILE
ARENASOSSEOUSERASED
SARTRENEARESTRADARS
Sun 5/7/1950PEOPLE AND PLACES
PHILIPJEZEBELMALICE
HECATEEVELINAELISHA
ARISENWADDLEDSPEARS
ROCRIVETSERICARIOT
OILSTESTGNASHAME
SCEPTERSMOTIONOTHER
RUNSTOPAZAMUR
ACCENTPURPLESORISON
BALASBARRELCELIBATE
SLEDORIGINBEMAELAM
OVAPARISHIONERILE
REVSOVIDENTERSPEGS
BRETHRENBINARYHENIE
STREETGERMANYCOTTAS
LEONPIETYSHEA
JADEDADHEREPHARISEE
OPASPREEBAALNEON
SONSEDAMSFORMICECU
ELICITCEASINGCAPPER
PLEASEORIENTEESSENE
HOLDERNANNIESSHADES
Sun 1/22/1950PEOPLE AND PLACES
JASCHAQUIRINONELSON
ARTHURUNLADESOLEATE
STUARTEVENESTULITHI
PUMPEPEEKATRINERES
ERPCLONICSLITNEARS
ROYALISLESECHOAPSE
REDSSLIMHULAS
ADENAUERIMAMNEREIDS
DEMITSELAPSESAUSTIN
AVECTOTELOTIONSECE
PINASPERCENTERHARTE
TADESSENESLUCESAAR
ETERNEDERIDERSAINTE
REDEALSRAMASATIATED
ATLASMOTTBERN
BREDSLEDNORGEESSEN
RENEWEVERSORTEDTUE
EPIHOMERICTESTSAGE
WAGNERRIPOSTEHAILED
ELMIRAAVERTEDELAINE
DEEPENLENDERSLIMNER
Sun 11/27/1949OF PEOPLE AND THINGS
GOETHESHERWOODSTEAMS
ORDAINHILARITYPERTAIN
UNITESANATOLIAARGONNE
NASTHONGSNICKSCOMICS
OTOCRATEAGESIDESTET
DENAZIFYODEREELSORE
MENSFREDMARCCASED
SPRUCEBRANHARRIMAN
IRISHLOANPALEAULTIMA
RECESSIONCOTTASSPINES
OCHSWORKHOUSESSIESTAS
CLADENSELLISSINDETE
CURRIESMAOTZETUNGAGIS
ODDESTMATUREREASSURES
SESAMEAMERYBARIERASE
PINCHERSHISSSTILTS
GRASSHAYSSETHOHOS
REVSLUTAPESPLASTICS
ISISEMMAGADBRIDERET
STACKSARDENBUENOLORA
TITOISMCONNALLYWIENER
SNORTERUNDERAGEENDEAR
GREENSSEARCHEDDEADLY
Sun 7/24/1949VERY IMPORTANT PEOPLE
SCHOLAROEDIPUSISRAELI
CRUSADECARMINENEUTRON
RUSSIANCRIPPLEVENEERS
IDSSPOOLBREATHINGCII
MEINTITUSETCHEDSATED
PLEADRIDERSEERIEDONE
SYSTEMCEREALDOORORTS
ALARSIGRIDDURER
MARLINESFAILEDSOLACER
EVEACTORLOAFERRETUNE
DEMIHURONSCENESVITIS
IRONCURTAINSAINTGEORGE
CAUSANEREUSTENORNAMA
AGNATEDECREEDELOSTAT
LETTERSDESCRYRIPENESS
IRATESEROUSDEGU
EMMATRAMSEDATEDOLLED
NEATOUTERTENETSSLIME
CAGESGENEVASPUESOMIT
ANNMIGRATORSPIETAONE
SEAWALLCILIATEDAMAGES
ESTELLEENGAGERELEMENT
STEELEDSTATERSDESISTS
Sun 5/29/1949INFORMATION PLEASE
GROTONGIOVANNIBROWDER
REVEREASTEROIDRELIEVE
AVENGEINTERNALEVOLVES
BERNADOTTEESSENESHONI
BRANEVEROAMWEDFETES
AILSDORNPROLIXMOLEST
GELIDISEREKILTCOMETS
LINDPORTENDANTI
SALIVANAVARREARUNARD
TRUCESELITESHIRTACER
IMPORTERNIKEARETEEPE
POINTDIEGOMALLSCHRIS
URNSWISSNIBSITALIANS
LEEROLSENCALIFSANTEE
ERSELEAEVERESTEIDERS
MASSCHARGESPARO
ATTIRETORROPERASORBS
GRITTYSLUICEIOTASOLE
RESTSVULCUSHTOULSEA
ILSARENEGERORANGEPEEL
PLUNDERCOLLARETUVALDE
PIECINGTOLERATESELLER
ASSETTESPARKLESTRIERS
Sun 9/5/1948BOOKMAN'S PLEASURE
CAESARALMANACBLADES
HELENANEOLITHLAVISH
AGARICTABITHAOLEATE
REPOSITORYWESTWARDHO
MASEARNPINEROSEEL
SNEELAYSSTADIUMMRS
YELPACESUTAH
SAFETYBLEUPENSIONER
ABASEREENDORSENOISE
TADSTARSOFASASSETS
ALIAANGLOFEELSEBON
NOMURAMARDINASHUNA
INANERANSACKEDOPHIR
CENTERINGNIASSPIRAL
SCUMSIONWIEN
TOMEMIGRESTRAMTETE
APISONRUSHILUSNIL
HISTORIANSGENTLEMANS
INSANESNIVELSARABIA
TEARERPELISSETITLES
IDLERSSLEETEDENTERS
Sun 4/11/1948QUESTIONNAIRE
STOPGAPFRANCEMOSLEM
CARIOCARIVERSARTURO
INTENTSELATEDLISPED
ETEGOSPELSARSONICE
NAGSROADTOTALANTS
CRAPSSNOBMUSALMOST
EALINGSMOKERPUYI
CAREYRAGESGOCART
ROBESONGILATUSKEGEE
ELISPRINCESSESEDUCE
MIDLEONAARIELIAN
AVENABETTERMENTASSE
DIRECTERALOEGUNTHER
EASIERTHUMPOSIER
GRIPONSETSSPEEDS
ANTEGIANTRATSAUDIT
DARSCROSSLIAMSIVA
OVABETELTELAVIVFIR
LAGERSNUBILEANILINE
PHILIPALARMSNOTICER
HOCKEYSUNSETTRADERS
Sun 12/28/1947VISITING THE NEIGHBORS
BAHIAALVAHDUTRACALI
OMENSRIODEJANEIROORAN
GILTSLATINAMERICARANK
OGLEBENETMOANSTHENCE
TOERONESCACTISMASHER
ASSIGNCHILECUESARS
MANSARACENHEAPS
ACTSENORITASKARLOPAL
GROPEINDUSLACSCRANE
RIRESCOOSQUITOTHETAS
OSELKERRCURRYSRIACE
TAFFETABUENACHICAGO
PODANYTUBESTRAMBONE
ABORTSMILANGWENBENDS
PARIACALLARIASELIAS
ALSOCHITASSORTINGASE
SPAINANATOLEOUT
SOTORNEBELEMSNARLS
CARIOCAPARERGAMEMOOT
AXILLAMINORARRASPOME
RAULSCANDINAVIANSIMON
ACNESANTODOMINGOSCENT
BAERPEONSODDERWORDS
Sun 10/19/1947VOCABULARY ROUND-UP
ALOOFSTATESBILBOGAPS
NATALTOTALITARIANRIOT
DUTRAINTELLIGENCEOSSA
ERETHRILLLADSHIMMLER
SARAALEELIRALAYERS
DEVISEHEADZELEK
APPARENTPASSDORNOONS
ROAMINGBESTVINITADOE
LOUSEMETACANAODDEST
IRKGORERLANGLEYORES
SLEDGERSOVERDOSLEW
SYRIANSSPONGESKILLERS
VETOCOTTONPAKISTAN
TITOINSOLESBARREHIE
AGATHAERISPESOUKASE
FORENVIESFIRSCORONER
TRAWLANDCRAGCONGRESS
HELLECHANMONIED
PARANALOCOONTOAMAM
EMULATEHARTRAVENSALI
RILEINVESTIGATESASCOT
OGERUNEMPLOYMENTRIANT
NODSMATSENMIRESDEWEY
Sun 7/28/1946GLOBAL GLEANINGS
ATOMICUNAPTPAPERGHOR
CHRONOSAMAREMILERARE
HEBREWPHILIPPINESERIE
ERITREAANETANAVIGATED
SATTRUKODORSSEDATELY
OPALSTILLNAMENEIL
NYLONOLEESCORTSTALLS
SIRGALAHOREBSKEET
PAZBARONETUTOPIAENNA
OLAFTERETETHREATSDAY
LAMIAPERONESSENTIAL
LIBERTENUMBERS
ORIENTALSOTARUSLAIN
AHAANTONIOREGEARESSE
LUNTSENATEBRADLEYEKE
ARGOSRILERINTOTEA
STALINCORALSHURORMOC
ERICGABARABATSAKA
MISRULESLAMAETHORLIB
ANNAPOLISJOPPASMETANA
PLATTELEPATHISTATABAL
LAKEIRANOTINEATARAWA
EWESCYSTIESSAYOPERAS
Sun 6/24/1945GLOBAL REPORTER
IWOJIMAFORMOSABRITISH
MARINERAVOIDERRAVENNA
PROMISEREBLASTABANDON
AFLTSAOROLLSAKINIRK
NAONESCORTSIMBEDHATE
ERGONSCRUSFLOURCANER
LEYTEDUNNMIENSMOLARS
EUROPETONKETONE
AVATORYCRUELDIVESUM
LIBERTYARUNDELMESSINA
ASAMAFLINTSOLOSONLY
BASELBLOCKBUSTERTRAIN
AGEECRANKANETAAETNA
MERRILYGESTAPOSTIRRER
ASSTACETITUSDAILADD
PARERSLESMOSCOW
LAMELYFUSANSANSRUBES
IVORYMURESBILEASSENT
VESTKOREAMOLOTOVSLOE
ARESUITPRUNESUEDFUN
DELVERSBOILINGTREMONT
ILLICITURGENCYENFORCE
ALERTLYSTASSENROTATED