Round Cat

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Game Round Cat
Game Family Baseball Baseball
Location US South
Regions US
Eras 1800s, Derivative
Description

Round Cat is a game noted by Tom Altherr in September 2009. We find several brief mentions of this game being played from Washington DC southward, but no explanation of how it was played. One account identifies it as similar to Scrub as played in New England.

Sources

Dialect Notes (American Dialect Society, Norwood MA, 1896), page 214.



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