Word Ways


A. Ross Eckler


Lewis Caroll, inventor of Doublet (word ladders), would no doubt have been charmed by the one given to the title, connecting ALICE and SNARK in a minimum number of steps. He would have been even more pleased with "Boojum!", a musical comedy on his life, work and ideas, composed by Australian brother Peter and Martin Wesley-Smith, and presented at the 1986 Adelaide Festival of the Arts and four times in November 1988 by the Sydney Philharmonia Society.