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Box - 'The Centenary AMUSU Electrical Game', Impex Print & Cartoon Co, 1933 Reg. No: HT 13944 1
- The Centenary AMUSU Electrical Game was manufactured and distributed by Impex Print & Cartoon Co., West Melbourne, in 1933.
The game's name may reference the AMUSU cinemas which operated in Australia (Sydney, Perth and Maroubra, NSW) and in the United States (California, Texas, etc) at the time.
- Cardboard box, printed in orange and black. Features painted image of Aboriginal man holding a spear; in the background is the skyline of a city - meant to be Melbourne.
|Dimensions:||420 mm (Height), 202 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||celebrations, education, games, history of melbourne, melbourne centenary 1935, victoria centenary 1934-1935|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||GAMES & TOYS|
|Secondary Classification:||Board Games|
|Tertiary Classification:||general knowledge|
|Inscriptions:||Text, box lid: THE CENTENARY/AMUSU/ELECTRICAL GAME/Educational and Instructive.
A printed label (black on white) on the underside of the box reads: PHONE F 3151 / MANUFACTURED AND DISTRIBUTED / by / IMPEX PRINT & CARTOON CO. / HAWKE STREET / MELBOURNE / VICTORIA / PATENT APPLIED FOR No 14698-33