Evolution of American Bank Note Co's “Baggy Clown” Joker
“Circus No.47”, first issued in 1896. The staid old Kings, Queens and Jacks have given way to various well-known ring masters, clowns and queens; dashing circus designs. Indeed, the clown Jacks are only a short step away from Jokers!
Dudák, meaning ‘Piper’, is a traditional Czech card game and this set has been specially illustrated for children.
“Piñón Fijo” is an Argentine clown, whose real name is Fabián Gómez. He is well-known on Argentine children's television.
Wu-Pee card game by Pepys (Castell Bros Ltd), 1947.