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Whacks
Comment <p>A 2017 web search for <whacks london street game> returns only the Gomme source.</p>
Description <p>In Gomme's 1898 survey, she includes the following sentence in an account of the game of [[waggles]]:</p> <p>"A game called 'Whacks' is played in a similar way [to that of Waggles, a form of tip-cat] -- London streets."</p>
Game Eras Predecessor  + , 1800s  +
Game Family Baseball  +
Game Regions Britain  +
Has Supplemental Text false  +
Invented Game false  +
Location London, England  +
Sources <p>See </p> <p>Alice Ber <p>See </p> <p>Alice Bertha Gomme, <span style="text-decoration: underline;">The Traditional Games of England, Scotland, and Ireland</span> (New York; Dover, 1964 – reprinted from two volumes printed in 1894 and 1898), page 329.  </p> <p>Gomme cites her source as F. H. Low,<em> Strand Magazine, </em>November 1891.</p> azine, </em>November 1891.</p>
Term Whacks  +
Categories Games  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 13 December 2018 15:32:59  +
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