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|Description=The nature of this game is unknown. It is found an 1849 chapbook printed in Connecticut: “there are a great number of games played with balls, of which base-ball, trap ball, cricket, up-ball, catch-ball and drive-ball are the most common.[227]
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|Description=<p>The nature of this game is unknown. It is found an 1849 chapbook printed in Connecticut: &ldquo;there are a great number of games played with balls, of which base-ball, trap ball, cricket, up-ball, catch-ball and drive-ball are the most common.&rdquo;</p>
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|Sources=<p><em>Juvenile Pastimes: Or, Girls&rsquo; and Boys&rsquo; Book of Sports</em><span>&nbsp;</span>(S. Babcock, New Haven, 1849.)</p>
 
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Glossary of Games
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Baseball · Kickball · Scrub · Fungo · Hat ball · Hook-em-snivy


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Description

The nature of this game is unknown. It is found an 1849 chapbook printed in Connecticut: “there are a great number of games played with balls, of which base-ball, trap ball, cricket, up-ball, catch-ball and drive-ball are the most common.”

Sources

Juvenile Pastimes: Or, Girls’ and Boys’ Book of Sports (S. Babcock, New Haven, 1849.)

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