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Date of Game 1855
Game Barn Ball (House Ball)
Location Schenevus, NY, United States
Has Source On Hand No
NY Rules No - Predecessor
Description A letter from Albert W. Cook (1845-95) of Scranton, reminiscing about his boyhood days in Otsego County, NY, recalls that they played Barn Ball, Four Old Cat and Three Old Cat. the play would be c. 1855.(i.e., age 10).
Sources New York Sun, Nov. 25, 1894
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