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Tiddlywinks Bibliography

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The Tiddlywinks Bibliography is a compendium of all substantive and obscure citations to the game of tiddlywinks in all available resources:  newspapers, magazines, books, government records, images, audio, video, websites, etc.  In other words, if the game of tiddlywinks was mentioned either briefly or in detail, it should be in the Tiddlywinks Bibliography.

Introduction · Newspapers · Schools · Magazines · Books · Letters etc.· Diaries and Narratives · Photographs · Video/Audio · Comics · Visual Art · Tiddlywinks Publications · Equipment · Patents · Trademarks · Copyrights · Legal Cases · Miscellaneous · Museums & Collections


Books

Nonfiction Literature and Fiction Dictionaries and Etymology Directories Catalogs/Antiques Rabelais T'an Chi


Directories

1992 R. R. Bowker. Ulrich's International Periodicals Directory (now including irregular serials and annuals). Starting after May 1992. Listing of Newswink  
1992 Deborah M. Burek & Martin Connors, Organized obsessions. ©1992. Visible Ink Press, Detroit (Gale Research Company). Page xiii (list); 189 (NATwA listing)  
1977

CBD Research Ltd. Directory of British associations. Edition 5, 197778 (© 1977). Also later editions

  • Page 140: English Tiddlywinks Association (ETWA) 1958.
    'Glenfield', Boars Hill, Oxford OX1 5DG (hsp [honorary secretary's private address])
    Sec: A D Shearman
    *S; to promote enjoyment of the game of tiddlywinks & to raise money for charity through matches and tournaments, particularly for the National Playing Fields Association.
    Conf [conference, annual] - Comp [competitions] - Inf [information service]- Retail provision of standardised equipment
    Intl Fedn Tiddlywinks Assns.
    M 45 i, 30 org, UK
    THe Winking World - 1; ftm [free to members, 5p nm [nonmembers].
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  Jaques Cattell Press. American library directory. 39th edition and after.  
1981 Gale Research Company. Directory of special libraries and information centers. 6th edition and after. 1981 to date.  
May 1980

Gale Research Company. Encyclopedia of associations, New associations and projects 14th edition, volume 3, supplement issue #2, May 1980, page 79, entry *602*

  • Page 79: NORTH AMERICAN TIDDLYWINKS ASSOCIATION (Games) (NATwA)
    c/o MIT Tiddlywinks Association, Rm. W20-401
    77 Massachusetts Avenue
    Cambridge, MA 02139
    Phone: (607) 687-6545
    Arye Gittelman, Sec.-Gen.
    Founded: 1966. Members: 100. Tournament tiddlywinks players. Promotes the growth of the game; provides a framework for all levels of competition and ensures the availability of regularion sets and mats. Sponsors informal and formal matches including Continental and Collegiate Team Championships, pairs and singles matches. Maintains archives of tiddlywinks publications, media reports, tournament records and statistic[s] and historical research notes. Publications: Newswink annual; also publishes Rules of Tournament Tiddlywinks and songbooks. Convention/Meeting: annual congress - 1981 Feb. 14 (location undecided).
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1980

Gale Research Company. Encyclopedia of associations. 15th edition, volume 1, page 1141, entry *13199*. NATwA entry; indexed under Games, North American TwA, Tiddlywinks

  • Page 1141: NORTH AMERICAN TIDDLYWINKS ASSOCIATION (Games) (NATwA)
    c/o MIT Tiddlywinks Association, Rm. W20-401
    77 Massachusetts Avenue
    Cambridge, MA 02139
    Phone: (607) 687-6545
    Arye Gittelman, Sec.-Gen.
    Founded: 1966. Members: 100. Tournament tiddlywinks players. Promotes the growth of the game; provides a framework for all levels of competition and ensures the availability of regularion sets and mats. Sponsors informal and formal matches including Continental and Collegiate Team Championships, pairs and singles matches. Maintains archives of tiddlywinks publications, media reports, tournament records and statistic[s] and historical research notes. Publications: Newswink annual; also publishes Rules of Tournament Tiddlywinks and songbooks. Convention/Meeting: annual congress - 1981 Feb. 14 (location undecided).
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1982 Gale Research Company. New acronyms, initialisms, and abbreviations. 1982. Page 133 (Volume 2 of Acronyms, initialisms, and abbreviations dictionary, 7th edition)  
1984 Gale Research Company. Ellen T. Crowley & Helen E. Sheppard, editors. Acronyms, initialisms, & abbreviations dictionary. 9th edition, 19851986 (© 1984), Volume 1, Part 2 (LZ), page 1239.  
1984 Gale Research Company. Ellen T. Crowley & Helen E. Sheppard, editors. Reverse acronyms, initialisms, & abbreviations dictionary. 9th edition, 19851986 (© 1984), Volume 3, Part 2 (LZ), page 1286.  
1987 Gale Research Company. Brigitte T. Darnay & John Nimchuk, editors. Newsletters directory. (Formerly National directory of newsletters and reporting services). 3rd edition, © 1987, page 257, entry *2153*, Newswink.  
1992 Library of Congress. National Serials Data Program. Listing of Newswink as ISSN 1063-2336. After May 1992  
1979

Library of Congress. New serial titles, a union list of serials commencing publication after December 31, 1949. 197678 Cumulation. Volume 2 (LZ). 1979. Entry for Newswink at National Library of Canada (CaOONL)

  • Page 1068: 793
    Newswink (North American Tiddlywinks Association) Ottawa. 1, 1969-
    Semiannual. 155 Parkdale Ave., Ottawa K1Y1E7.
    CaOONL [1-2]-
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1988 Judy Braiman-Lipson, Deborah Fineblum Raub, and the Editors of Consumer Reports Books. Toy Buying Guide. © 1988. Consumer Reports Books, New York NY, page 138. [TS2301.T7T615] Original (NATwA)
18911891

Polk and Co. Atlanta City Directory (Georgia), 1891

  • Page 78 illustration: Horsman's Tiddledy Wink Tennis
  • Advertisement: THE LATEST CRAZE

    By the introduction of this game Tennis players are enabled to indulge in their favorite pastim in the Parlor as well as upon the lawn. Singles and doubles as well as three-handed games may be played. Ech player is provided with a large bone counter, which is termed a "racket." A number of small bone counters represent tennis balls. A miniature tennis court of heavy green felt, accurately marked out with tennis net, accompanies the game. A cup and the full number of counters is also provided for the regular Game of Tiddledy Winks.
  • Packed complete in box. Will be sent free on receipt of One Dollar.
  • E. I. Horsman, Publisher, 80 & 82 William St., New York
Digital copy (NATwA)
1992 Washington Area Library Directory. Data-Matic Systems, Souderton PA. To appear, after May 1992.  
1983 Writer's Digest. Writer's resource guide. 1983.  
 
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