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, web sites, etc.  In other words, if the game of tiddlywinks was mentioned either briefly or in detail, it should be in the Tiddlywinks Bibliography.

Intro Newspapers School Magazines Books Letters etc. Video/Audio Visual Art Tiddlywinks Publications Equipment Patents Trademarks Copyrights Misc. Museums & Collections

9. Comics

The Amazing Spider-Man (in newspapers) by Stan Lee and others

12 Jan 1980

Stan Lee and John Romita. "Next time go out for tiddlywinks!" (NW12 page 12)


11 Nov 1981

Stan Lee and Fred Kida. "Tiddlywinks is more his speed!" (NW14 page 3)


8 Sep 1984

Stan Lee. "It'll make what you're doing now seem like tiddlywinks!" (NW18 page 3)


B.C. (in newspapers) by Johnny Hart


16 Sep 1982


5 Jan 1984

"His resolve was to become the next tiddly-clunk champion of the world." (NW17 page 6)


16 Mar 1987?



Dennis the Menace (in newspapers) by Hank Ketcham

14 Aug 1984

"How do I make my tiddly wink?" (NW18 page 12)


Donald Duck (in newspapers) by Disney Productions

28 May 1978

[Sunday] "video tiddledywinks"


Doonesbury (in newspapers) by Garry B. Trudeau

3 Jul 1987

"You've got 10,000 armed men playin' tiddlywinks in the field!"


Family Circus (in newspapers) by Bil Keane

29 Jun 1978

"PJ put all the tiddlywinks in my piggy bank!"


Mad (see Magazine section)

Moon Mullins (in newspapers) by Ferd Johnson

17 Dec 1972

[Sunday] "A pro set of competition tiddlywinks with the new fiberglass tiddly ..."


Out of Bounds (in newspapers) by Rechin and Wilder

12 Nov 1987

"Power Play at the Westberry Tiddlywinks Tournament"


Pogo (in newspapers) by Walt Kelly

25 Oct 1965

"New math" ... "new tiddly wink teams"


Rose is Rose (in newspapers) by Pat Brady

31 Aug 1993



Sporting Life

25 Mar 1978

Tumbleweeds (in newspapers) by Tom K. Ryan

15 Apr 1974

"Obviously you're not a tiddlywinks buff."


16 Apr 1974

"Touted tiddlywinkers from ten tribes are tabbed to tangle in the first annual Lotsa Luck Open!"


17 Apr 1974

<o> "Tiddlywink jocks are a hardy breed ..."; "... sprained thumbs and flying tiddlies"


18 Apr 1974

"Attend the Lotsa Luck Open for tiddlywinks at its most spine tingling!"


19 Apr 1974

"... your fellow tribesmen prefer any other entertainment to tiddlywinks 100 to 1!"


Winnie the Pooh (in newspapers) by Disney Productions

28 Oct 1979

Wizard of Id (in newspapers) by Brant Parker and Johnny Hart

17 Jun 1972 "Our beloved king is sending our finest tiddledywinks players on an international tour!" Reprinted in book <o> Let there be reign.

(Unknown) by KB


"Sen. Jackson T. Winckz" shooting winks from desk pad into In box. (See NW12 page 4)