Crossword Who's Who - J
Constructors, editors, bloggers and solvers of American crosswords
Fred JACKSON III
Fred Jackson III is a crossword constructor whose puzzles have been published in the LA Times, Chicago Tribune, USA Today, New York Sun, Universal Crosswords and GAMES magazine.
Maura B JACOBSON
Maura Jacobson has been creating crosswords for New York magazine since May 1980.
Her very first puzzle, a 21x21, appeared in the New York Times in March 1955.
She has had a crossword in every American Crossword Puzzle Tournament since it began in 1978.
William Johnston is a crossword constructor, a member of the CrosSynergy syndicate.
Will works in Boston as a mathematics textbook editor for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. He collects vintage fountain pens and solves puzzles using them.
Matt Jones is a crossword constructor whose crosswords have appeared in The New York Times, Newsday, and GAMES magazine. His puzzzles appear regularly in the Boston Phoenix.
He is also the creator of the weekly Jonesin' Crossword, a crossword puzzle feature designed specifically for alternative newsweeklies.
Patrick Jordan has a shelf filled with trophies from several appearances at the American Crossword Puzzle Tournament. He was featured in the 2006 documentary movie Wordplay, and he was a contestant on the game show Merv Griffin's Crosswords, winning cash and two vacations.
As a constructor, he is a member of the CrosSynergy syndicate. His puzzles also appear in books published by Puzzlewright Press and Simon & Schuster. They have also been seen in Games Magazine, the New York Times, etc.
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