A Game of Cities.
Chicago: L. J. Colby & Co, 1887. "This game consists of 700 questions on the most important cities of the world. ... An evening with these cards will take you around the world and introduce you to the art galleries, parks, palaces, temples and industries of cities ancient and modern". The Sydney card enquires: "What city has the largest electric lighthouse in the world?" A card game of cities of the world, including cards numbered 1 to 100, and with the printed folding instruction sheet. Each card with the date of founding, population, geographical and numerous questions all pertaining to the city named. With text on one side, green pattern on verso. Complete. 2 3/4 x 3 1/2". In a cardboard sleeve with 'List of Games' on the verso. Slipcase with title in black on off white cardboard; rubbed and bumped lower corners; cards themselves very good. Item #14755