My Book of Indoor Games eBook

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CLARENCE SQUAREMAN1
INDEX OF INDOOR GAMES1
INTRODUCTION2
TWIRL THE TRENCHER3
CROSS QUESTIONS AND CROOKED ANSWERS3
ORANGES AND LEMONS3
MUSICAL CHAIRS OR GOING TO JERUSALEM4
THE TRAVELER’S ALPHABET4
THE FAMILY COACH4
DROP THE HANDKERCHIEF5
MAGIC MUSIC5
BUZZ5
CAT AND MOUSE6
THE SEA KING6
BLIND MAN’S BUFF7
PUSS IN THE CORNER7
THE POSTMAN7
THE DWARF8
HOW, WHEN, AND WHERE8
OLD SOLDIER9
BOB MAJOR9
DUMB CRAMBO9
TRADES9
THE SCHOOLMASTER10
RULE OF CONTRARY10
SIMON SAYS10
THE BIRD-CATCHER10
FRENCH ROLL11
THE GARDEN GATE11
CHARADES11
THE “BAND-BOX” CHARADE12
BAND12
BOX13
THE GAME OF CAT15
LIVING PICTURES15
ACTING PROVERBS16
SHOUTING PROVERBS17
PROVERBS17
THE ADVENTURERS19
POSTMAN’S KNOCK20
CONSEQUENCES20
EARTH, AIR, FIRE, AND WATER21
CRAMBO21
LOST AND FOUND21
HUNT THE SLIPPER22
FLYING22
THE BLIND MAN’S WAND23
JUDGE AND JURY23
LODGINGS TO LET24
HUNT THE RING24
THE STOOL OF REPENTANCE24
THE FEATHER25
THE GAME OF CONVERSATION25
THE GALLERY OF STATUES25
THE HUNTSMAN26
HOT BOILED BEANS AND BACON26
RED CAP AND BLUE CAP27
IT27
ACTING RHYMES27
MAN AND OBJECT28
THE JOLLY MILLER28
RUTH AND JACOB29
CHECKERS29
DOMINOES30
GREEN GRAVEL31
FIVES AND THREES31
PAPER AND PENCIL GAMES32
NOUGHTS AND CROSSES32
CARD GAMES34
ALL FOURS34
SNAP35
SNIP, SNAP, SNORUM35
OLD MAID36
POPE JOAN36
BEGGAR MY NEIGHBOR37
RIDDLES38
THOUGHT READING42
THE CUSHION DANCE43
THE FARMYARD43
DIAMOND RING43
THE FORBIDDEN LETTER44
GRAND MUFTI44
MAGIC WRITING44
FLOWERS44
FOX AND GEESE45
CAT’S CRADLE45
PERSONATIONS46
FROG IN THE MIDDLE46
GIANT46
COCK FIGHTING46
GAMES WITH THE ALPHABET47
HONEY POTS47
THE SPELLING GAME48
QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS49
DUCK UNDER THE WATER49
WONDERMENT49
THE ANTS AND THE GRASSHOPPER51
THE MAGIC WHISTLE52
A RUNNING MAZE52
THE COACH AND FOUR52
MALAGA RAISINS53
SALLY WATER53
PIGEON-HOUSE GAME53
OATS AND BEANS AND BARLEY54
BINGO54
LUBIN LOO54
THE LITTLE LADY55
I SAY STOOP56
FLAG RACE56
SQUIRREL AND NUT56
RACING AND COUNTING SCORES57
SCHOOL-ROOM BASKET BALL57
LAST MAN57
CHANGING SEATS57
HUCKLE, BUCKLE, BEANSTALK57
BLACKBOARD RELAY58
HIDE THE THIMBLE58
SUGGESTIVE BREATHING WORK58
THE FOX CHASE58
POISON58
SLAP-JACK58
CROW’S RACE59
RIDING THE BICYCLE59
CAT AND RAT59
JUMPING THE ROPE59
TEACHER59
BIRD-CATCHER59
TAG ME, OR HEADS UP59
AN ERASER GAME60
CIRCLE BALL60
SEAT TAG—­A SCHOOL-ROOM GAME60
DEAD BALL60
PRELIMINARY BALL60
DODGE60
THIRD MAN61
FOX AND CHICKENS61
ERASER RELAY61
SCHOOL-ROOM TAG61
THE SERPENTINE MAZE61
TEACHER AND CLASS62
BLACKBOARD RELAY62
TAG THE WALL RELAY62
SLOW POKE (INDOORS)62
TRICKS AND PUZZLES63
THE DANCING EGG63
THE MAGIC THREAD63
THE SWIMMING NEEDLES63
THE BRIDGE OF KNIVES63
TO BALANCE A COFFEE-CUP ON THE POINT OF A KNIFE64
THE OBSTINATE CORK64
SIX AND FIVE MAKE NINE64
THE VANISHING DIME64
TO LIGHT A SNOWBALL WITH A MATCH65
THE DANCING PEA65
THE BALANCING SPOON65
THE FORCE OF A WATER-DROP65
THE SENTINEL EGG66
THE COIN TRICK66
THE WONDERFUL PENDULUM66
THE REVOLVING PINS66
THE MYSTERIOUS BALL67
THE MAN WITH HIS HEAD THE WRONG WAY67
TO FIND AN OBJECT WHILE BLINDFOLDED67
CHINESE SHADOWS67
HAND SHADOWS68
THE GAME OF SHADOWS68
THINK OF A NUMBER68
LIVING SHADOWS69
TO GUESS THE TWO ENDS OF A LINE OF DOMINOES69
TO TELL THE AGE OF ANY PERSON69
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