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Postman.
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Introductory
INTRODUCTORY NOTE.--This game, Dr. Culin states, is played am...

Tug Of War
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PEANUT HUNT AND SCRAMBLE.

Source: Games for Everybody
Category: GAMES FOR ADULTS





Before the guests enter the room, hide peanuts in every conceivable
place, behind pictures, under chairs, on the gas fixtures, among the
ornaments, five or six in vases, etc.

Give each guest a paper bag as he enters the room into which he places
all the peanuts he finds. Allow a certain length of time for the hunt,
then collect all the bags and select a good tall person who stands on
a chair and empties the contents of each bag on the floor as fast as
he can and a lively scramble for them ensues, then the one who has the
greatest number of whole peanuts collected deserves a prize; the
others can eat their peanuts as a comfort.




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Previous: SPEARING PEANUTS.



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