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The Great Family Amusement Game


In 1890 the Elastic Tip Company produced "The Great Family Amusement Game." Basically a target shooting game, it utilized an early example of rubber suction cup-tipped arrows. Touted as "harmless," and "without danger" on the package, the game undoubtedly appealed to young boys.

  • Manufacturer: Elastic Tip. Co.
  • Material: printed paper | cardboard
  • Origin: Boston, MA
  • Style: target
  • Object ID: 107.4112
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