A group of children play four square in 1959. Four square is a game that simply requires a marked surface, a ball and four players. It began as a formal game at some time in the 1950s, and was soon adopted by children as a spontaneous game that could be played without adult supervision.
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Auckland War Memorial Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira
Reference: Sparrow 9-2665e
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