Object ID 000646
Object Name Spelling and Anagram game
Object Desc This is a box with a lid and has a sheet that says rules for playing. A-B-C- etc 216 block letters an image of a boy and girl playing the boy says I LOVE TO SPELL words and the girl I LOVE THE ANAGRAM game. Springfield Photo Mount Co., Springfield, Mass.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY000619a-c
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Toy Window Exhibit
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End Year Range
Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords games,anagrams,word games,Springfield Photo Mount Co.,toys,educational toys,
Title Spelling and Anagram game
Description This is a box with a lid and has a sheet that says rules for playing. A-B-C- etc 216 block letters an image of a boy and girl playing the boy says I LOVE TO SPELL words and the girl I LOVE THE ANAGRAM game. Springfield Photo Mount Co., Springfield, Mass. made in U.S.A. educational game.inside . counted 179 pieces for the block letter instead of 216. 8 metal pieces (4 pairs). 6 small squares red on one side burdgendy with white pattern on the other.instruction sheet: 1930 rules for playing the game of ANAGRAMS and other letter games. usually played with 2-6 persons. one or two minutes is usually the time frame for cerating words. the player that hold ten words wins when for or more players the one who holds six words is the winner there are rules for anagrams or words and rules for sentences.
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Place of Origin
Maker Springfield Photo Mount Co.
Maker Details Springfield, MA
Date MAR 28,2013
Assessor Katie Wells
Notes Wear on the edges and stwo dark brown streaks on the front and a medium sized brown circular smudge on the boy's arm. on the bottom there are pencil marks including light blue pencil marks the marks say 10 20 30 40. 10 20 30 40 50 60 80 190 as well as other sporadic pencil marks the rule sheet has many wrinkes in the paper and some small rips on the edges there is a brown dot above the game of sentences.