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Parlor pastimes, or, The whole art of amusing

Raymond Prof.

Parlor pastimes, or, The whole art of amusing

by Raymond Prof.

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Published by Hurst & Co.] in [New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Magic tricks,
  • Amusements

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesParlor pastimes, Whole art of amusing
    Statementby Prof. Raymond.
    ContributionsHarry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1471 .B6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23732442M
    LC Control Number58051478

    Image 27 of The American girl's book: or, Occupation for play hours INTRODUCTION 19 plays, and we will select for the occasion none but the most amusing, and such as the whole company can join in. Mrs. Morrington. I consent, my dear, willingly, and. Part of growing up is exploring and breaking your old rules and finding out how you want to live your life. At first you want to eat the whole jar of cookies because you can! No one can stop you! But there has to come a point where you say, you know, eating the whole jar of cookies makes me sick; it makes me feel like crap.

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    Here is a simple set of ideas in AZ sequence. There are Amazon links to some products and a few links to my own gift designs with some humorous twists on popular pastimes. Unique and funny cartoon style designs can be as well received as spending a whole load of money on something they already have. An intrinsic part of the entertainment program was the parlor game. the more amusing the game becomes, as the distended cheeks and zealous exertions of the players afford mirth to lookers-on as well as to themselves. The great art of the game is in so wrapping up the word in the course of the reply as to make it difficult to the guesser.


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