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Games For Hallow-e'en


Pass pencils and paper to each guest with the following written upon it:—

  1. (A Dairy product.)
  2. (A Vegetable.)
  3. (A Country.)
  4. (A Girl's name.)
  5. (A structure.)
  6. (A name often applied to one of our presidents.)
  7. (Every Ocean has one.)
  8. (That which often holds a treasure.)
  9. (The names of two boys.)
  10. (A letter of the alphabet and an article made of tin.)

Explain that the above describes ten different nuts, which they are to guess. The nuts described are (1) butternut; (2) peanut; (3) brazil nut; (4) hazel nut; (5) walnut; (6) hickory nut; (7) beechnut; (8) chestnut; (9) filbert; (10) pecan. A prize may be awarded to the one first having correct answers.


A raisin is strung in middle of thread a yard long, and two persons take each an end of string in mouth; whoever, by chewing string, reaches raisin first has raisin and will be first wedded.