# 20540


[BOARD GAME] Meet the Martin family

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[Australia] : Kellogg’s, [c.1950]. Thin card, 310 x 460 mm, folding, outer sides with illustrated with portraits of the fictional Martin family, fold-out colour printed game board titled at top corners ‘Kellogg’s aeroplane flight game’; a very good example.

A snakes-and-ladders type board game featuring scenes and characters from one of the longest-running Australian radio serials, Martin’s Corner. Created and written by Eric Scott and performed by the George Edwards Players, it ran for 2,244 episodes in the 1940s and 50s.

Scarce. Deakin University Library appears to hold the only example in Australian collections.