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xx   GAME

Octopus beanbag is a paperweight or child's toy made from cotton scraps with ribbon legs.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1971 (v.49#9) pg. 70

A collection of eleven games you can make. Patterns and/or instructions included for supergraphic beantoss.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jan 1974 (v.52#1) pg. 56

Running wild. (1) Owl and raccoon paper-plate masks. (2) Feeding Game. A frog made from a tissue box and construction paper is the target for items thrown into its hungry mouth. (3) Bug Observatory made from an oatmeal box and window screen or mesh.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS May 1998 (v.76#5) pg. 254

Bean bag toss game.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Apr 1982 (v.5#7) pg. 57

Peter, the Pumpkin Eater bean bag toss game for a Halloween party.
CRAFTS Oct 1992 (v.15#10) pg. 40, 61

Quilt has a large circular target sewn in the center, with different values for each concentric circle. Pitch bean bags onto the quilt, from a distance, to determine your score.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Jun 1982 (v.13#5) pg. 22

Felt beanbags are shaped like evergreen trees.
FAMILY CIRCLE Oct 25 1983 (v.96#15) pg. 98, 154

Play at home. Layouts for 15 classic backyard games plus instructions on how to dry-line and paint grass, and install a concrete play slab.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #674 Jun 1984 (v.80) pg. 29
Correction MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #676 Aug 1984 (v.80) pg. 6 (Horseshoe scoring).
Correction HOME MECHANIX #681 Jan 1985 (v.81) pg. 13 (Shuffleboard).

Child's beanbag game. Take turns tossing beanbags, trying to get them into the center of the bull's eye hole in the target.
POPULAR MECHANICS Sep 1974 (v.142#3) pg. 138

Backyard or carnival games. (1) Ring toss. Try to toss rope ring over the fingers of a large hand. (2) Bean bag toss. Toss bag through open mouth of a clown.
SUNSET Aug 1981 (v.167#2) pg. 90

Bean bag Willie Worm is crocheted and filled with dried corn or beans.
WORKBASKET Nov-Dec 1979 (v.45#2) pg. 69

Pattern for "Bad Guy" bean bag game.
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1975 (v.31#6) pg. 71