The James T. Callow Folklore Archive
Hands Up to 85
To play this game there should be at least 3 or more players.
(The more players the more interesting a game!) The players stand
in a circle clapping each others hands throughout the entire game.
This game is usually played by young girls.
Object: To name something different about the subject your group
Rules: No one can repeat anything already named.
Players must not hesitate or demonstate.
Players must keep on the beat of the clap.
The rhyme: Hands up to 85,
(Name the subject) e.g., boy names
So let's go,
(Name the player to begin).
James Callow Keyword(s): hesitate or demonstrate ?
|Subject headings:||Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Game Pastime|
Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Athletic sport and exercise Gymnastics
Date learned: 01-00-1992