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COUNTRIES OF EMPIRE CARD GAME BY JOHN JAQUES & SON LTD
COUNTRIES OF EMPIRE CARD GAME BY JOHN JAQUES & SON LTD

COUNTRIES OF EMPIRE CARD GAME BY JOHN JAQUES & SON LTD

£48
(ID: 10796)

Countries of Empire card game was produced by John Jaques & Son Ltd around 1930.
It is similar to their popular Counties of England game.

There are 53 cards in the game consisting of 12 sets and a key card.
The cards comprise of reproductions of famous Empire Marketing Board Posters with descriptive details of the principle industries of each Country.+

The object of the game is for a player to collect the greatest number of completed sets (key card & picture cards). The Countries mentioned are: Great Britain, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Southern Rhodesia, East African Dependencies, Malaya, British West Africa, British West Indies, India Burma & Ceylon, Irish Free State.

+The Empire Marketing Board was formed in May 1926 to promote intra Empire trade and to persuade consumers to 'Buy Empire'. Short-lived, it was abolished in 1933.
COUNTRIES OF EMPIRE CARD GAME BY JOHN JAQUES & SON LTD CIRCA 1910.  VINTAGE CARD GAME.  VINTAGE POSTERS, EMPIRE MARKETING BOARD POSTERS.1930, 1930s game, vintage geographical game