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Title "Happy Landing" aviation-themed board game, 1938
Collection Lang Collection
Object Name Game, Board
Scope & Content "Happy Landing" aviation-themed board game, 1938.

From the instructions:

"Happy Landing is an exciting, thrilling game that requires skill and practice. The game will provide many happy hours for every member of the family. The game is based on the principle of an airplane trying to land safely without 'cracking up.' This is called a Happy Landing."

The object of the game is to flip round wooden markers symbolizing airplanes into a shallow tin cup at the center of the board, or as close to the cup as possible, with points awarded according to proximity to the cup, or deducted when the marker lands in penalty zones such as trees, a pond, or a cornfield.

Wooden game pieces included.

11"x11"x1½". Color.
Accession# 2015.1213
Subjects Games--1930-1940.
Aviation
Object ID 2015.1213.02
Creator Transogram Company, Inc.
People Ford, Henry, 1863-1947.
Date 1913
Year Range from 1913
Year Range to 1913
Condition Good
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