A rebus puzzle, consisting of images of objects (drawings in combination with other compositions and alphabetic characters),
congruent with the words, parts of words or phrase. The word "rebus" comes from the Latin res
(thing) and denotes representation of names, words and phrases by a images, figures,
composition of letters, etc. This word came from the Latin phrase "Non verbis sed rebus",
which means "Without words, but with the help of things".
Rebus Number One
Welcome to the new Rebus project:
The History of Rebus
TV show "The Rebus Game" ( 1965 ) Since the beginning of the television era in the West, puzzles to get blue screens. March 29, 1965 American television channel "ABC" starts 30- minute television show "The Rebus Game" with Jack Linkletter (Jack Linkletter). Participants are encouraged to solve puzzles encrypted with words. For each guessed rebus provided monetary compensation. The main prize for the winner of the TV show was a car worth 5,000 U.S. dollars.