Peter Coddle Tells of his Trip to Chicago
box: 7/8 x 6 x 4 3/4 in. ( 2.2 x 15.2 x 12.1 cm )
"Peter Coddle Tells of hisTrip to Chicago" card game with a paper covered cardboard box with polychrome lithographed cover with and image of two men dressed in winter clothes talking with a snowy landscape in the background; cover inscribed, "PETER CODDLE'S/ tells of his/ TRIP TO/ CHICAGO/ PARKER BROTHERS,/ SALEM, MASS., U.S.A."; box contains instruction booklet and 81 colored slips of paper printed with comical phrases, such as An Old Gossip, Stewed Caterpillars, etc.
The Liman Collection
lithographed: on the box cover: "PETER CODDLE'S/ tells of his/ TRIP TO/ CHICAGO/ PARKER BROTHERS,/ SALEM, MASS., U.S.A."
printed: on the intruction booklet: "Peter Coddle's Trip/ to Chicago/ ..A READING GAME../ PUBLISHED BY/ PARKER BROTHERS/ SALEM, MASS."
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