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Alfred M. Butts

1900-1993

The architect and artist who designed this education building invented "Scrabble" in 1931. Other members of the church congregation and Butts' wife, Nina, helped create and perfect the popular game.

81-10 35th Ave
Queens, NY 11372
Queens

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Alfred M. Butts Cultural Medallion
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