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Jack Straws


The game "Jack Straws" is believed to date from very earliest times. It is both cheap and easy to make a Jack Straws game. Although some firms still manufacture Jack Straws games in contemporary times, today we recognize "Pick up Sticks" as a close relative. Perhaps the only difference is the use of a hook, in Jack Straws, for picking up the individual sticks.

  • Manufacturer: Milton Bradley Company
  • Material: printed paper | cardboard
  • Origin: Springfield, MA
  • Style: dexterity
  • Object ID: 107.4120
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