Pick-up sticks or Mikado is an old game going back at least to Victorian times where it went by the trade names of Spillikins or Spellicans. A more recent version going back to the 1970s was Jack Straws.
Pick-up sticks and Jack Straws are games of physical and mental skill as each player, in turn, must remove a stick from the pile without disturbing the remaining ones. Mikado is a fun family game that is now available in giant form for the garden - terrific for parties and events.
Pick up sticks/ Mikado/ Spilikins/ Jackstraws is an old dexterity game. Remove a stick from the pile without disturbing the others.
Great fun for the back garden or outdoor gatherings, here's the traditional 'Pick up Sticks' game in a giant size. You need steady hands and nerves of steel to play this! Remove each stick in turn without moving any of the others. Points are scored ...
Jaques' Giant Pick Up Sticks includes a full set of 36" oversized pick up sticks, complete with a handy cotton drawstring bag. Take turns to remove a stick from the pile - but delicately does it or you'll pay a forfeit... Remove sticks by pressing d...
1950s version of a very old children's game variously called Spilikins and Pick-Up Sticks. The aim is to pick up as many sticks as possible without disturbing the rest. Suitable for players 7 years and up.
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