This post was written by Malea Walker, a reference librarian in the Serial and Government Publications Division at the Library of Congress. It was originally published on the Headlines & Heroes blog.
If you’re looking for a Halloween treat, take a break from the spooky and the scary and enjoy some of these Halloween themed puzzles from our historic newspapers in Chronicling America.* These puzzles are perfect for adults and children alike and go perfectly with a cup of hot apple cider.
With new digitized newspapers being put up all the time, it’s always fun to search for more games and puzzles in Chronicling America. If you want to see more, take a look at some of our previous Free Puzzles posts.
Letters and Numbers
If you can’t get enough of Halloween, take a look at more of our Halloween blog posts!
*The Chronicling America historic newspapers online collection is a product of the National Digital Newspaper Program and jointly sponsored by the Library and the National Endowment for the Humanities.
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