Busy Families

C. W. Faulkner: “Busy Families”, 1903

Above: C. W. Faulkner’s “Busy Families”, c.1903, with 15 sets of four cards = 60 cards in total. The game was also produced for Nestlés as an advertising pack with a special back design.


a child makes a house of cards with playing cards

Above: a young boy makes a house of cards with playing cards. Collection of the National Museum of Playing Cards, Turnhout, Belgium.

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