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12 pre-Shortz crosswords by W. W. Webster
with David Steinberg comments

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1210/10/194310/14/1951
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W. W. Webster
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Alternate name for this constructor:
W. W. Wordsworth
Sun 10/14/1951PATTERN FOR SOLVING
BABESJAMBHOLMSTUD
ADANOALEEALAIERROL
SONGSTRESSYORKLAINE
ERDAASCOTWREAKNANA
SELDOMPOLODWORSHAK
EISENHOWEROAKUM
PLANSOUTSETSLOTOSES
RIDETOGASHIFTSNARE
ODESONOMABEARTISA
MORTALIRANAREFACTS
WILLIAMHARRISON
LOVESEATSAVEEREBUS
ADENDIEDESMONDOPA
GESTEDREAMTARTLWOW
SATYRICBROCADEMOINS
SIOLSCHATELAINE
ANTENNAEHOMECRESTS
CIRCSINEWEMBERSTOP
AGIOSMORAREALESTATE
DENNOTRAYANNAEATEN
REDOOATSSTEMWREST
Sun 6/10/1951NEWS NOTES
LABORARMAPSISPOSED
ITALYMAINOTTOARUKE
VANDERBILTMOORRIPEN
ELDSHISALECTRAGEDY
SALTPETERILKAEMIR
EYRETOMTOMSDUNCAN
ORALEHUESATHOSARE
SIDESTREETBRIANCREA
AGESOARAMOKBENEGAL
RARAOTOSARECAADORE
METROPOLITANATE
SHOALAFIRESTEWSPAD
PACIFICNESTCROCRBI
LIENREVELINHALATORS
ITABESETAGUALUCIA
TINMANDISSENTHERE
LATEANTICARIBBEAN
SPINOSEGRAFRELIDLY
LENINMILELITTLENELL
ABELEIDEAALAISERIO
BARADLARKKOREESSEN
Sun 7/30/1950MIDSUMMER MEDLEY
COLOMBOMADISONWEEMS
OLIVERSISOTOPEALLAH
LOBELIACHUCKERFIUME
ORELEGERTHONGEDDIE
NORMFELONTSARVEEP
ESTOPSOBERERLIMA
LOYOLAPESETASSOLATE
CARSETENNISLEWIS
WICHITAALLAWIRETAPS
ISADEVISEEVASETIPE
NAVEMONARCHISTSATEN
EDENIRUNTOPHETSETC
COMPOSERSISSREMORSE
URALSDESPOTENROL
PANAMASPANIELSOLUTE
NOGSENSLAVEKAREN
JAPEITALERECTSANG
AREPOORLAWTRAITLOA
PORTEMAMMOTHRAIDING
ASTORPRAIRIETREATEE
NEHRUSANDMANEARNERS
Sun 3/23/1947OF PEOPLE AND PLACES
ANDREWSAMBSACEADOPTS
MARATHIRAINIESTNORTON
OCONNORTREELESSGEROME
LEOAPIACREEEIDERMOA
ELLSSULPHURANNULSARK
SLEWSSLEETALCANSHIRE
EDICTERSTREENELINOR
NARINECOMESSEAMEWS
SABEREDTRUEMILK
FURSTEINHARDTINSIDERS
ORESSALOONSHOSENOPAL
RIGIDLIMEPALSGROZA
ZOMBIAULATALLESTSPOT
ALASKANSSPECIALISTERE
DINEETTALARGESS
ATTRITESORESKILROY
BROOKSSMUTSCIDSURER
RANTSSMITHCULLSTAPES
IVESROOTSTABLETSLITH
DELDITCHMUNIRATECII
GREGOSKINETICSRAYBURN
ESSENESEASONALCLEARED
DESMANSPARELYHENNERY
Sun 1/19/1947CURRENT EVENTS
GLAZEACRESOMELOOSE
ROTORCLAYAMIDIRVIN
ANTARCTICAVANDENBERG
HELSAUCESOHIOANREA
ALECBAHROVERFANG
MYERSTESSONESCURIE
ICKESEDGERMAGMAS
MISLAIDDAIRYDONA
ADULTSHESSEORTOLANS
REMOTEAPOTABATEPOE
TANNUSTONECROPSKIVE
ITEBESETMULLERACID
NERVINESAPSESHORACE
AEONTRESSRIDDLED
ALEUTSMOOREGENIE
DENNYBETASLAVCLAPS
HUNTAIDAIRISJURA
ICEARNALLADDLESDIB
BIANNUALLYMINERALIZE
INDIATEERACERWYLER
TESTSEDDAHERSSEERS
Sun 10/20/1946THE FRONT PAGE
CIVICSVENETIABIGNESS
MASARYKICELANDENROUTE
CLOTURENOVIKOVFOOTTON
NILNULLNIDEIRONSERI
UPASSPINOSETSUGUBRIO
TETESSTEMARESGAPER
TREATYHAYSPORTIONLESS
RAEDERWAILSRIAL
PSIGAURPENALBELTPES
RANKERSREDANSENESCENT
ELDERKEITELSTEERANTA
PAIRSSLINGSHOTAPSIS
AZANASSETELAPSEGRITS
RANSACKEDASIDEBRAILLE
ERASKINAMINEHOUREEN
AHEMSLACKLANDIS
MESSERSMITHSMEWECCLES
ALOESENOSEASTSAINT
TUBACRAGSHINDERSTOGA
USOGOODSLITEROTANIT
RILIEVOOVERALLCARBINE
EVERTEDNATALIEALIASES
DEVESTSGROMYKOREALMS
Sun 6/2/1946GLOBAL GLEANINGS
TAPPETHALLHAWSHAKIMS
WRAITHEBOEADENENROOT
ESSENELAGUARDIASTUDIO
AISARGOSYSPARGESGALL
KNITMOTHWHIMSUITTEE
SEMINARCHEESEDAUBERS
PULSATIONSSPONGE
WYATTERATOSCARSMITH
RAMOSECREPUSCULARUNAU
ALEPBATEDSHADYHASSAM
PERBORISGUIDOCEREALS
ICONICBURNSFUNEST
ASCARIDSOAPYTILIAIAN
CHINTZPONCEGOATSLACE
MAUDECUADORIANSHEATHS
EMMETARKSSPICAKNEES
NODDLEUNSECONDED
GLUTTEDDELIUSCADOGAN
HUNELISLUGSAMONROVE
ACESVEINULEGLANDSVET
VIVACEMEDALLIONLOMENT
ALEGAROVENALOEEMERGE
MENADSNASTTAFTDAWNED
Sun 2/17/1946GLOBAL GLEANINGS
BAHAMASSPLATSTRUMAN
AMELITAHOIHOWRUSINE
TEMPTERRUSSIAORANGE
ARASEDLITZLIBYACOD
VITASOONTOLNALOIRE
ICINGUSERLESTEGOAD
AACHENTROPESHULL
ALUMMAISTSEETHE
SIMLAADAMICUNTARRED
KNOTSTORERAREASOLD
ISASCHWELLENBACHMOO
MENWRENSINNATEESTE
PREMIEREINSANECROSS
STRIPESANGARHEA
LEDACUSTERASSERT
COWLSNEEREDOMSEVER
HURSTTALESWAASDAVE
ATEWEIRDELAMITEDES
ISABELWARRERTEMPERS
SETEESIMAGEDREMORSE
ETHANEGAGERSELAPSES
Sun 11/18/1945GLOBAL GLEANINGS
YOSHIDAMIMOSAHAITIANS
ACHESONARAKANANDERSON
CHALICESOLEMNFALSETTO
HEMSUMMONBETIMESORO
TREEMOONCORTEZNEARED
TRENTPESETAAERY
MACHINEHILLEMISSARIES
AURISTPOLIOSSOPSSNAP
TRACKSIMLAWATTSSHAKO
CATSTALESKOREASPINET
HEEPOMERBORERREARERS
AFOOTDUADSHARTE
ADELINADOLLSVENASHEM
BEVELSVOLGAMERCIAETA
ABASELEVEEBERLERAMUS
CATTAIDESWARDSTREADS
ARTICULATEATLIBRADLEY
NOSYAUDITSEROSE
HALESTCITIFYSLIMSACS
ECUTRAILERAKIMBONAP
ACCRUINGRIMINIFORMOSA
TRAUMATAPAUSEDUNNAKED
HASTENERENDOWSLEEWAYS

In clue for 43-Down, changed "slang" to "Slang."

Sun 10/29/1944COMMUNIQUE
ROBOTSSHACKEDNEATLY
IRENICTALLINNIMBRUE
TIRANAARIETTEMEDICO
TOLETHICFEASTERGEM
ELIASERUMSITUSMORE
RENDSAESOPLRBHUNAN
AWARDDARESPAR
COMMONSPARADEARRAS
ORISONRELAYSPRUANCE
ULMPAGANTASSOMIDAS
REISLOGGERHEADSHARD
SACKSNUOROXYSTSMIR
ENRICHESROSESALCANA
SYRIAADEPTSBLUINGS
TOJOIDEARAKED
RISENGBSRYDERSECTS
EGADCLAPSSALEPRARE
ANISIERRASRESEELEA
TOPEKABOLOGNACLEANS
ARAKANEVALUEDASLITO
SENATODEMANDSNELSON
Sun 11/21/1943WORLD WIDE WORDS
GERMANSCRUMBLEMORALE
OCEANICRETIRERINUTILE
ALABAMAITALIANNEMESES
NODSERUMHANDACISSAT
EGISSIRESNESTLEDNONE
SUETSENACTSMOGAGENOR
EERINESSRODERASEWERS
NESTSALERNOEROS
CRETANRAGUSASMEARAMG
OESKEMALSNIPIMAGINER
RAPASEMISALOESFIGARO
SLIMSTENUESENDSANTIC
ITEMEDSERACTROADIONE
CORONATEAGHAINDICLOR
ARSHOISTLIDICECHEESY
POSEERENACHMEET
CABERSAXEAPEMARSHALL
ARARATSAPSTREEDTEPEE
NAZIRUSSETSSPAWNRAGS
ABOBERNORANSTOATMAS
DIORAMASPALATORUINATE
ASKELONELYSIUMTREEMEN
TAPIRSRESENTSSURPASS

In 70-Across clue, added umlaut over "u" in "Atatürk."

Sun 10/10/1943ALL OVER THE WORLD
FINLANDSEEKINGFREEDOM
OCEANIAEMPORIALIBERIA
RELIANTSUITINGISOLATE
ELLMETESCASEANTEGAN
SAIDTONICLEPANTOJAVA
ENERGYSLAPDIRKSBEDAD
EDSELQUEBECNILCARESS
SEGUELEANDEBARK
PETSAMOGERMANTOROAHS
ONOMATTESPIEDWINSTON
SOLINAURUARMEDBEETLE
SUETSSCANDINAVIATERSE
ENDEARKRIEGSERRARITZ
SCARREDDONNARENIGTEE
SENALARNEIGESONAGERS
AWAKENSNAGCLOWN
SPALAXPUBGIRAUDPASTS
WEWAKCERAMNESTASSERT
ERESSHALLOPTHEGNHAIR
DISDUALFUADORRISLAE
IGOROTSROSTOCKIMAGINE
SEMEROEAUSTRIAMAGINOT
HEEDERSTREASONPLATENS