Buffalo Bill: Parker Brothers Game from 1898. Well before Hopalong Cassidy and Tom Mix, there was Buffalo Bill, a hero for countless American children. Parker Brothers of Salem, Massachusetts, parlayed his popularity with their own creation: "The Game of Buffalo Bill". The lid to this board game has been handsomely matted and framed. It measures 14.5" x 8.5" [sight] and has colorful images of a youthful Cody hunting buffalo and acting as a scout for U.S. troops. A sleeve on the back of the frame contains what appears to be the bottom of the box. It measures 15" x 9" and features two images of Cody, a buffalo hunt, a military camp, an Indian camp, an Indian chief, tomahawk, spear and arrow quiver. The course of the game takes the players through various hazards and adventures, hopefully ending in a safe return to camp. There is some loss, as shown, but it remains quite colorful and graphic. Game pieces are not included.

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