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Fighting with the Boers

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Cardboard, wood, metal
Overall: 3/4 x 8 7/8 x 15 in. ( 1.9 x 22.5 x 38.1 cm )
printed: on the box cover: "FIGHTING/ with/ the/ BOERS/ GEN./ SIR G. S. WHITE./ PRESIDENT PAUL KRUGER/ PARKER/ BOTHERS/ SALEM, MASS., / U. S. A." printed: on the interior of the cover: "Rules for Playing FIGHTING THE BOERS. A SIMPLE AND EXCITING GAME/ Ea
Board game with board, box, fourteen wooden playing pieces, and one cardboard and metal spinner; board set into the bottom half of the box with multi-colored circles labeled "shoot" and retreat" arranged over a South African landscape; box cover has images of a Boer soldier on horseback, a medallion portrait of General Sir G.S. White and a portait of President Paul Kruger; box cover inscribed, "FIGHTING / with/ the/ BOERS/ PARKER BROTHERS/ SALEM, MASS.,/ U. S. A.;" seven red wooden playing pieces and seven white wooden playing pieces.
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The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group