[Card game: Wants].
- [Card game: Wants].
- Published / Created
- ca. 1875?]
- Publication Place
- [United States :
A baby in arms wants nurse, cradle, bottle and peraumbulator -- A girl of the period wants eye glass, little hat, such boots!! & panniers -- A lady going for a walk wants boots, bonnet, mantle and parasol -- A lady going to a ball wants bouquet, gloves, fan and ball dress -- A soldier going to battle wants uniform, sword, rifle and ammunition -- A young swell going courting wants a sweetheart, long purse, kisses and love.
A game consisting of 30 cards in groups of five cards each; object of the game appears to be to collect as many complete groups as possible.
Imperfect: three cards wanting (the nurse card, the perambulator card, the eye glass card).
Printed in red, blue and/or black.
The five cards in each group have the same "wants" caption but four of the cards depict the individual objects wanted and the fifth depicts all the objects together with the person who wants them. Thus, the group with the caption, "A lady going for a walk wants boots, bonnet, mantle and parasol," will consist of one boots card, one bonnet card, one mantle card, one parasol card and, finally, one card showing the lady and all the items she wants.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Versos of cards are blank.
- 1 card game (30 cards) : cardboard, col. ; 10 x 8 cm. each.
- Extent of Digitization
- Completely digitized
- Call Number
- Shirley 5558
Subjects, Formats, And Genres
- mixed material
Juvenile literature--United States--1875.
- Resource Type
- Books, Journals & Pamphlets
- Subject (Topic)
Clothing and dress--Juvenile literature.
United States--Social life and customs--19th century--Juvenile literature.
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