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Other Name
LOTTO
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
PAPER
Catalogue Number
P19940037010
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
LOTTO
Date
1940
Materials
PAPER
No. Pieces
24
Description
1. GAME CARD: 17.8CM (L) X 14.1CM (W). HEAVY BROWN PAPER CARD HAS YELLOW BACKGROUND FRONT. BACKGROUND IS PICTURES OF TOYS AND READS "BINGO-ARITHMETIC". TOP READS IN BLACK "ARITHMETIC BINGO ADDITION - MADE BY SCHOOL PUBLICATIONS & SPECIALTIES LTD. COPYRIGHT 1940". HAS FOUR ROWS OF SQUARES ACROSS AND FOUR VERTICAL WITH NUMBERS IN THEM. FOUR CORNERS FROM LEFT TO RIGHT AND TOP TO BOTTOM ARE "7 13 10 6". EDGES AND CORNERS ARE WORN SLIGHTLY. 2. SAME AS #1 EXCEPT NUMBERS ARE "11 3 4 13". 3. SAME AS #1 EXCEPT NUMBERS ARE "10 18 1 12". 4. SAME AS #1 EXCEPT NUMBERS ARE "0 11 17 1". 5. SAME AS #1 EXCEPT NUMBERS ARE "2 1 10 3". 6. SAME AS #1 EXCEPT NUMBERS ARE "11 0 14 5". 7. SAME AS #1 EXCEPT NUMBERS ARE "5 2 1 4". 8. SAME AS #1 EXCEPT NUMBERS ARE "5 9 17 0". 9. SAME AS #1 EXCEPT NUMBERS ARE "3 6 15 9". 10. SAME AS #1 EXCEPT NUMBERS ARE "13 9 2 0". 11. SAME AS #1 EXCEPT NUMBERS ARE "2 9 7 14". 12. SAME AS #1 EXCEPT NUMBERS ARE "13 6 16 4". 13. SAME AS #1 EXCEPT NUMBERS ARE "2 0 10 1". 14. SAME AS #1 EXCEPT NUMBERS ARE "10 18 1 15". 15. SAME AS #1 EXCEPT NUMBERS ARE "17 8 4 7". 16. SAME AS #1 EXCEPT NUMBERS ARE "9 6 4 10". 17. INSTRUCTIONS: 22.6CM (L) X 15.2CM (W). YELLOWING PAPER HAS PICTURE OF BINGO BOARD ON FRONT TOP LEFT. ON TOP RIGHT READS "INSTRUCTIONS TO THE TEACHER". ON BOTTOM HALF WRITING IS ACROSS ALL OF PAPER. ON BACK LEFT ONE-THIRD OF PAPER IS BOXES WITH ADDITION EQUATIONS ON THEM. ON RIGHT HAS TWO SECTIONS OF WRITING. TOP ONE IS LABELED "BINGO" AND BOTTOM "PENALTY". CORNERS ARE CREASED, BOTTOM IS TORN AND FOLDED. HAS CREASE ACROSS MIDDLE WHICH IS TORN ON ENDS. HAS SMALL TEARS ALONG SIDES. 18. BAG: 24.3CM (L) X 16.5CM (W). BROWN PAPER IS CORRUGATED VERY SMALL. HAS FLAP WITH STICKY SUBSTANCE UNDERSIDE TO SEAL ENVELOPE ON TOP. ON BACK IS A SQUARE WHICH HAS ADVERTISING AND PRICES FOR OTHER "ARITHMETIC BINGO" GAMES. AT BOTTOM READS "SCHOOL PUBLICATIONS & SPECIALTIES LTD. HAMILTON - SASKATOON" IN BLACK. ON FRONT READS IN GREEN "ARITHMETIC BINGO 100 ADDITION FACTS DEVISED BY JOYCE PRIDMORE SASKATCHEWAN SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF". THEN IN A SQUARE READS "INSTRUCTIONS - BOYS AND GIRLS: "WITH A "NOTE TO TEACHER" AT BOTTOM. LISTS PUBLISHER BELOW SQUARE. FLAP IS BADLY TORN AND FOLDED. EDGES ARE WEARING AND WRINKLING. BOTTOM FLAP AND MIDDLE SEAM ON BACK ARE LIFTING IN PLACES. 19. GAME PIECES: 21.9CM (L) X 13.4CM (W). THICK PIECE OF BROWN PAPER HAS FIVE SQUARES DOWN AND FOUR ACROSS. THE BOTTOM ROW IS EMPTY, AND THE REST HAVE ADDITION EQUATIONS IN THEM. THE TOP LEFT IS "4+0=4" (WRITTEN VERTICALLY). TOP CORNERS ARE CREASED, EDGES ARE WORN. CREASE ACROSS MIDDLE. 20. SAME AS #19 EXCEPT BOTTOM IS NOT DIVIDED INTO SQUARES AND READS "NOTE TO TEACHER: CUT APART THESE COMBINATION CARDS ON THE RULED LINES AND GATHERED CARDS INTO A PACK.". TOP LEFT EQUATION IS "8+6=14". 21. SAME AS #19 EXCEPT BOTTOM ROW HAS EQUATIONS AND TOP ONE IS "1+9=10". 22. GAME PIECES: 17.7CM (L) X 13.4CM (W). SAME AS #19 EXCEPT CARD IS ONLY DIVIDED INTO FOUR ROWS ACROSS AND UP AND DOWN. ARE NO CREASES AND CORNERS ARE IN GOOD SHAPE. TOP LEFT EQUATION IS "4+4=8". 23. SAME AS #22 EXCEPT EQUATION IS "4+8=12". 24. SAME AS #22 EXCEPT EQUATION IS "9+6=15".
Subjects
GAME
Historical Association
EDUCATION
LEISURE
History
SEE FILE P19940037001-GA. *UPDATE* IN 2016 COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT RUTHANN LABLANCE CONDUCTED A SURVEY OF CLOTHING, INCLUDING ITEMS DONATED BY LENORA DUCE. THE FOLLOWING BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION WAS COMPILED USING ARTICLES FROM THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD AND A FAMILY HISTORY DOCUMENT FROM THE CARDSTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY. LENORA ADELAIDE (LAIDA) DUCE (NEE SHEFFIELD) WAS BORN ON FEBRUARY 2, 1898 AT CARDSTON, AB. SHE WAS THE ELDEST DAUGHTER OF WILLIAM W. AND LENORA HUDSON SHEFFIELD. AT THE AGE OF 17 SHE TOOK A JOB WITH AGT AND ON JUNE 1, 1916 SHE WAS APPOINTED AS AGENT CHIEF OPERATOR, A POSITION SHE HELD UNTIL HER MARRIAGE ON FEBRUARY 2, 1921 TO WILLIAM HINMAN DUCE. LENORA PASSED AWAY ON SEPTEMBER 26, 2000. WILLIAM HINMAN DUCE WAS BORN IN CARDSTON, AB ON JULY 23, 1896, THE SON OF THOMAS WILLIAM AND RHODA ADELAIDE HINMAN DUCE. HE WORKED FOR DUCE BROTHERS, A STORE WHICH SOLD SHOES, MEN’S CLOTHING, AND FURNITURE. HE ALSO SERVED IN THE R.N.C.V.R. DURING WWI, TRAINING ON THE WEST COAST AND SERVING IN HALIFAX UNTIL DECEMBER 23, 1918. WILLIAM ALSO SOLD INSURANCE FOR A FEW YEARS, WORKED AT CARDSTON MOTORS, FORD MOTORS IN TABER, INSPECTED CROPS FOR PRAIRIE FARM ASSISTANCE, AND OPERATED A FARM IMPLEMENT BUSINESS. IN 1952, WILLIAM SOLD THE FAMILY HOME IN CARDSTON AND MOVED TO LETHBRIDGE. HE PASSED AWAY ON JANUARY 27, 1971 AT THE AGE OF 74. SEE PERMANENT FILE FOR COPIES OF THE ARTICLES FROM THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD AND THE CARDSTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY. *UPDATE* IN 2018, COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT ELISE PUNDYK CONDUCTED A SURVEY OF BOXED TEXTILES AND ACCESSORIES, INCLUDING A BIB AND SHORTS DONATED BY LENORA S. DUCE. ATTEMPTS MADE TO LOCATE NEXT-OF-KIN OR INDIVIDUALS ABLE TO SPEAK ABOUT THE ARTIFACTS PROVED UNSUCCESSFUL.
Catalogue Number
P19940037010
Acquisition Date
1994-07
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
BINGO MACHINE
Date Range From
1950
Date Range To
1960
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
STEEL, WOOD
Catalogue Number
P19960033006
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
BINGO MACHINE
Date Range From
1950
Date Range To
1960
Materials
STEEL, WOOD
No. Pieces
73
Height
34
Length
38
Width
33
Description
WIRE LOOP FRAME WITH WIRE BALL TRACK DOWN MIDDLE AND SPHERICAL CAGE ON TOP. CAGE IS MOUNTED AT TOPS OF TRIANGULAR BRACKETS AT SIDES OF FRAME AND HAS STEEL CRANK WITH WOOD HANDLE. CAGE CONTAINS 72 WOOD BALLS WITH BINGO LETTERS AND NUMBERS ON THEM. CAGE HAS HINGED DOOR AND STEEL CUP ON HINGE FOR BALL SELECTION. STEEL HAS A FEW RUST SPOTS AND SOME OF PAINT ON BALLS IS WORN.
Subjects
GAME
Historical Association
MILITARY
LEISURE
History
WAS USED BY ARTILLERY REGIMENTS AT LETHRBIDGE FOR ENTERTAINMENT AND CHARITY. *NOTE* 1 BALL MISSING (SUMMER 2004) *UPDATE* IN 2012 COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT DAVID SMITH CONDUCTED A SURVEY OF MILITARY OBJECTS. HE WAS UNABLE TO DISCOVER NEW INFORMATION ABOUT THE OBJECT BECAUSE IT WAS COLLECTED IN THE INTEREST OF REPRESENTING TYPOLOGY RATHER THAN INDIVIDUAL OWNERSHIP. NO UNIQUE MARKINGS TO HELP IDENTIFY ORIGINAL OWNER.
Catalogue Number
P19960033006
Acquisition Date
1996-06
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
BINGO & CARD SET
Date Range From
1960
Date Range To
1970
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
CARDBOARD
Catalogue Number
P19970107048
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
BINGO & CARD SET
Date Range From
1960
Date Range To
1970
Materials
CARDBOARD
No. Pieces
246
Height
4.5
Length
23.1
Width
23.1
Description
SQUARE RED, YELLOW AND NAVY BLUE CARDBOARD BOX MARKED "BINGO WITH WOOD CALLING NUMBERS" ON THE TOP, "BINGO COMPLETE 40 CARD SET WITH WOOD CALLING NUMBERS NO. 143" ON TWO SIDES, AND "BINGO MANUFACTURED BY INTERNATIONAL GAMES OF CANADA, LIMITED NEW TORONTO, ONTARIO". CONTAINED INSIDE THE BOX ARE 40 CARDBOARD GAME CARDS, 79 ROUND WOODEN CALLING NUMBERS WITH RED TEXT, 124 SMALL SQUARES OF CARDBOARD CARD MARKERS, AND 1 PAPER GAME BOARD TO KEEP TRACK OF THE NUMBERS CALLED. BOX WORN ON EDGES, BUT CONTENTS IN VERY GOOD CONDITION.
Subjects
GAME
Historical Association
LEISURE
History
HISTORY UNKNOWN *NOTE* MISSING 2 RED BINGO CHIPS (SUMMER 2004) *UPDATE* IN 2015 COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT JANE EDMUNDSON DEVELOPED A BIOGRAPHY OF AB CHERVINSKI, THE DONOR OF THIS OBJECT, WITH INFORMATION FROM LETHBRIDGE HERALD ARTICLES FROM 1982, 1989, AND 2011. ADAM ABRAHAM 'AB" CHERVINSKI WAS BORN ON FEBRUARY 24, 1920 IN LETHBRIDGE. AS A TEENAGER HE WORKED AS A MESSENGER BOY FOR THE CPR TELEGRAPH OFFICE. CHERVINSKI BRIEFLY LIVED IN ONTARIO DURING HIS SERVICE WITH THE AIR FORCE, BUT RETURNED TO LETHBRIDGE WHERE HE WORKED FOR ALBERTA GOVERNMENT TELEPHONES FOR 37 YEARS. HE WAS A LIFELONG COLLECTOR OF ANTIQUES, AVID LOCAL HISTORIAN, AND HEAVILY INVOLVED IN MUSICAL THEATRE. AB CHERVINSKI DIED ON JUNE 2, 2011. SEE PERMANENT FILE P19970107001-GA FOR HARDCOPIES OF NEWSPAPER ARTICLES ABOUT CHERVINSKI. *UPDATE* IN 2018, COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT ELISE PUNDYK CONDUCTED AN ARTIFACT SURVEY, WHICH INCLUDED A NUMBER OF ARTIFACTS DONATED BY ADAM ABRAHAM CHERVINSKI. EXTENSIVE RESEARCH CONDUCTED TO LOCATE THE DONOR'S LIVING NEXT-OF-KIN WAS UNSUCCESSFUL.
Catalogue Number
P19970107048
Acquisition Date
1997-10
Collection
Museum
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Date Range From
1957
Date Range To
1972
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
GLASS, ALUMINUM, RUBBER
Catalogue Number
P19990035137
Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1957
Date Range To
1972
Materials
GLASS, ALUMINUM, RUBBER
No. Pieces
8
Height
3.2
Length
39.1
Width
13.9
Description
THE PLAYING SURFACE IS SILVER METAL. THIS IS SCREWED ONTO A 1.2CM THICK PIECE OF CLEAR GLASS. UNDER THE GLASS IS ANOTHER PIECE OF SILVER METAL. ETCHED INTO THIS METAL ON ONE END IS "DONATED BY DEANE R. GUNDLOCK M.P. TO THE PEMMICAN CLUB". THE BASE OF THE BOARD IS A 1.3CM THICK PIECE OF REDDISH-BROWN GLASS. THERE ARE FOUR ROUND RUBBER FEET ON THE BOTTOM. "41" IS WRITTEN ON THE BOTTOM IN BLACK FELT MARKER. ON ONE SHORT SIDE OF THE BASE IS A PIECE OF METAL THAT SWIVELS ON A SCREW AND HOOKS ONTO ANOTHER SCREW. UNDERNEATH THIS ARE 9 HOLES, IN WHICH 7 PEGS FOR THE BOARD ARE PLACED. THE PEGS ARE ALL SILVER METAL. 3 OF THEM HAVE TWO WHITE LINES ON TOP, 3 OF THEM HAVE 1 BLUE LINE ON TOP, AND 1 OF THEM HAS 3 BLACK LINES ON TOP (2 ARE MISSING).
Subjects
GAME
Historical Association
LEISURE
History
THIS CRIBBAGE BOARD WAS DONATED TO THE PEMMICAN CLUB BY DEANE R. GUNDLOCK. DEANE R. GUNDLOCK WAS BORN IN WARNER IN 1914. IN 1940, AT THE AGE OF 26, HE WAS ELECTED PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED FARMERS OF ALBERTA LOCAL AT WARNER - HIS FIRST PUBLIC OFFICE. IN 1946 HE BECAME A MEMBER OF THE WARNER SCHOOL BOARD. HE SERVED AS A REEVE OF THE MUNICIPAL DISTRICT OF WARNER IN 1950. HE HELD POSTS ON VARIOUS OTHER BOARDS AND COUNCILS AS WELL. HE WAS ELECTED THE CONSERVATIVE MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT FOR LETHBRIDGE IN 1958 AND RETIRED FROM FEDERAL POLITICS IN 1972. SEE P19990035001-GA FOR ADDITIONAL HISTORY.
Catalogue Number
P19990035137
Acquisition Date
2000-07
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
CROKINOLE
Date Range From
1911
Date Range To
1914
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
WOOD, STRING, PAPER
Catalogue Number
P19860054000
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
CROKINOLE
Date Range From
1911
Date Range To
1914
Materials
WOOD, STRING, PAPER
No. Pieces
1
Length
73.5
Width
73.5
Description
WOOD BOARD HAS ROUNDED CORNERS, STRING NETS IN EACH CORNER. 6.8 CM. PAPER GLUED AROUND PERIMETER, #1-#40 (10 EACH SIDE) NATIONAL FLAG, COUNTRY'S NAME & POPULATION. 54.8 CM. DARK WOOD, 2 GOLD BANDS, IN CENTRE IS A 19.5 CM. CIRCLE (PAPER) DEPICTING 4 NATIONAL FLAGS, COUNTRY'S NAME & POPULATION. 3.3 CM. DIA. FELT LINED RECESSED CIRCLE, PROBABLY SLOT FOR A BALL. 8 PEG HOLES, 7 WOODEN PEGS. REVERSE SIDE IS A PAINTED BLACK & BROWN WOOD-GRAINED CHECKER-BOARD. GREY FELT BUMPER GUARD ATTACHED TO OUTER PERIMETER. 6 PAINTED TRIANGLES ON EACH SIDE. "1, 2, 3, 4", PAINTED WITH AN "ARROW" POINTED TO APPROPRIATE NET SLOT SIDE.
Subjects
GAME
Historical Association
LEISURE
History
THE DONOR'S (AS CHILDREN) PURCHASED THE BOARD ABOUT 1911.
Catalogue Number
P19860054000
Acquisition Date
1985-10
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
3 BEARS ADDING BOARD
Date Range From
1950
Date Range To
1960
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
PAPER, WOOD
Catalogue Number
P19930014011
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
3 BEARS ADDING BOARD
Date Range From
1950
Date Range To
1960
Materials
PAPER, WOOD
No. Pieces
3
Height
2.0
Length
33.8
Width
20.2
Description
CARDBOARD BOX WITH ILLUSTRATION OF 3 BEARS & OTHER ANIMALS GOING TO A SCHOOL. "THE THREE BEARS ADDING BOARD". INSIDE IS CARTOON FRAMES SUMMARIZING 3 BEARS STORY. 2 LEVERS ALLOW NUMBERS TO SLIDE AROUND A "BLACKBOARD" WHICH MATCH ADDITION QUESTIONS TO ANSWER. NUMBERS ARE PRINTED ON WOOD SLEEVES. BOX LID IS FRAYED & SCRATCHED. "6446 MM NO.17 6-35" ON BOTTOM RIGHT OF BOARD. SEE CONSERVATION REPORT. "PRINTED IN U.S.A." "H.M. CLUBINE & COMPANY, BRANTFORD, ONTARIO, CANADA".
Subjects
GAME
Historical Association
EDUCATION
History
*UPDATE* IN 2015 COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT JANE EDMUNDSON CONDUCTED A SURVEY OF MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS AND EQUIPMENT, INCLUDING THOSE DONATED BY MARY MOORE, WHO ALSO DONATED THIS OBJECT. THE FOLLOWING BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION ABOUT MOORE WAS COMPILED FROM HER LETHBRIDGE HERALD OBITUARY AND NOTES MADE AT THE TIME OF DONATION. MARY WHELAN MOORE WAS BORN IN SCOTLAND IN 1898, AND IMMIGRATED TO CANADA IN 1907 WITH HER PARENTS AND SISTERS LOUISA AND MARGARET. HER FATHER WORKED AS A MINER IN GALT MINES, AND ACQUIRED THREE CITY LOTS IN 1912 TO BUILD A HOUSE AT 1731 6 AVENUE NORTH. MARY LIVED IN THE HOUSE FROM THE TIME OF ITS COMPLETION IN 1918 UNTIL SIX MONTHS BEFORE HER DEATH. SHE TRAINED AT THE NORMAL SCHOOL IN CALGARY, AND WAS A SCHOOL TEACHER FOR 47 YEARS, TEACHING PRIMARY GRADES AT HARDIEVILLE SCHOOL AND ST. BASIL'S. SHE WAS AN ACTIVE MEMBER OF ST. BASIL'S CATHOLIC CHURCH AND PAST PRESIDENT OF THE CATHOLIC WOMEN'S LEAGUE. MARY MOORE DIED ON JULY 18, 1993. SEE PERMANENT FILE FOR HARDCOPY OF OBITUARY.
Catalogue Number
P19930014011
Acquisition Date
1993-04
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
P19800005001-010-GA
Date Range From
1970
Date Range To
1980
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
PLYWOOD
Catalogue Number
P19800007000
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
P19800005001-010-GA
Date Range From
1970
Date Range To
1980
Materials
PLYWOOD
No. Pieces
1
Height
1.9
Length
32.4
Width
35.6
Description
VARNISHED PLYWOOD. 9 SQUARES RUNNING EACH WAY. DIVIDED WITH EACH SQUARE MEASURING 3.8 CM X 3.8 CM. SQUARES ARE CUT INTO WOOD AND THEN BLUE INK TRACED IN GROOVES. HAND-MADE BOARD.
Subjects
GAME
Historical Association
LEISURE
History
JAPANESE/CANADIAN. GO BOARD USED TO PLAY A TYPE OF CHECKERS, GO AND CHINESE CHESS.
Catalogue Number
P19800007000
Acquisition Date
1978-09
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
BRIDGE TALLY CARDS
Date Range From
1920
Date Range To
1970
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
PAPER
Catalogue Number
P20010057015
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
BRIDGE TALLY CARDS
Date Range From
1920
Date Range To
1970
Materials
PAPER
No. Pieces
18
Height
0.1
Length
8.9
Width
6.4
Description
BRIDGE TALLY CARDS HAVE ON THEIR FRONT FACES, AN IMAGE OF A GENTLEMAN AND LADY ON A PICTURESQUE SCENE THAT LOOKS AS THOUGH IT WOULD BE FROM THE MID 1800'S JUDGING BY FASHION OF DRESS. THIS PICTURE IS SURROUNDED BY AN ORNATE BORDER. ON THE BACK OF THE CARD, AT THE TOP THERE IS AN IDENTIFYING MARK THAT IS SLIGHTLY DIFFERENT ON EACH CARD. THE TEXT READS, "GENTLEMAN NO. 1", AND ASCENDS UP TO "GENTLEMAN NO. 8" SIMILARLY MARKED RED CARDS READ "LADY NO.1" AND GO TO "LADY NO.8". UNDER THIS TEXT, ON ALL CARDS THERE IS AN IDENTICAL SCORE KEEPING CHART WITH A PLACE FOR THE 'NAME' OF THE PLAYER AT THE BOTTOM. THERE ARE TWO DIFFERENT CARDS IN THE STACK. ONE, IS A SORT OF TITLE CARD WHICH HAS ON IT THE WRITING "IDEAL BRIDGE TALLY", "4 TABLE MIXED". THE OTHER, IS AN INSTRUCTIONAL PAMPHLET WHICH COVERS THE ADVANTAGES OF USING THIS SYSTEM OF PLAY.
Subjects
GAME
Historical Association
LEISURE
History
FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THE DONOR, THE LATE MS. HAZEL MCNABB, PLEASE SEE P20010057001-GA AND THIS DONATION'S PERMANENT FILE. INCLUDED IN THE FILE, IS A 50 MIN INTERVIEW WITH MCNABB'S CLOSE FRIEND MARY OORDT FROM 20 MAY 2014.
Catalogue Number
P20010057015
Acquisition Date
2002-03
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
HEARTS CARD GAME
Date Range From
1950
Date Range To
1960
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
CARDBOARD
Catalogue Number
P20030049014
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
HEARTS CARD GAME
Date Range From
1950
Date Range To
1960
Materials
CARDBOARD
No. Pieces
46
Height
2
Length
9
Width
6
Description
FULL DECK OF HEARTS CARDS IN BOX. BOX IS ORANGE WITH WHT DOTES. TWO PNK AND ORANGE HEARTS ARE DISPLAYED NEXT TO DEPICTED CHICKEN. BOX READS "HEARTS CARD GAME", "WHITMAN". BACK OF BOX LIST CARD GAMES THAT CAN BE PLAYED WITH DECK. BOX CONTAINS 45 CARDS DEPICTING DIFFERENT ANIMALS WITH NUMBERS.
Subjects
GAME
Historical Association
LEISURE
History
DONOR RECALLED HER AUNT ALWAYS HAVING TOYS IN HER HOME IN CASE CHILDREN WERE THERE TO VISIT. DONOR RECALLED PLAYING WITH TOYS WHEN SHE WAS A CHILD AND CLAIMED THAT HER OWN CHILDREN PLAYED WITH THESE TOYS AT SOME POINT. DONOR SAID THE TOYS WERE NOT USED THAT OFTEN BECAUSE DONOR'S AUNT NEVER HAD HER OWN CHILDREN AND DUE TO HER BEING AN "OLD SPINSTER" NOT MANY CHILDREN VISITED HER. SEE P20030049001 FOR COMPLETE HISTORY.
Catalogue Number
P20030049014
Acquisition Date
2003-10
Collection
Museum
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Other Name
TOURING
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
CARDBOARD, PAPER
Catalogue Number
P20030049016
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
TOURING
Date
1957
Materials
CARDBOARD, PAPER
No. Pieces
102
Height
2.5
Length
18
Width
10
Description
TOURING CARD GAME IN BOX. BOX DEPICTS NATURAL LANDSCAPE ON ONE SIDE AND CITY SCENE ON THE OTHER. IMAGES DIVIDED BY BRWN CENTER. TEXT ON BOX READS " TOURING THE FAMOUS AUTOMOBILE CARD GAME", "COPYWRITE 1957 PARKER BROTHERS INC". BOX CONTAINS INSTRUCTION PAGE AND CARDS. CARDS ARE RD ON ONE SIDE WITH WHT SYMBOL. CARD FACES INDICATE INSTRUCTIONS FOR NEXT MOVE IN GAME.
Subjects
GAME
Historical Association
LEISURE
History
DONOR RECALLED HER AUNT ALWAYS HAVING TOYS IN HER HOME IN CASE CHILDREN WERE THERE TO VISIT. DONOR RECALLED PLAYING WITH TOYS WHEN SHE WAS A CHILD AND CLAIMED THAT HER OWN CHILDREN PLAYED WITH THESE TOYS AT SOME POINT. DONOR SAID THE TOYS WERE NOT USED THAT OFTEN BECAUSE DONOR'S AUNT NEVER HAD HER OWN CHILDREN AND DUE TO HER BEING AN "OLD SPINSTER" NOT MANY CHILDREN VISITED HER. SEE P20030049001 FOR COMPLETE HISTORY.
Catalogue Number
P20030049016
Acquisition Date
2003-10
Collection
Museum
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