Always wore dresses like this to school, girls were not allowed to wear pants, except in the winter and you had to wear them under your dress and remove them when you got to school! Sears, Roebuck and Co. Catalog and J C Penny's too!
How to play Jacks, with many variations. Sitting on the hardwood floor surrounding the jacks. We kept them in a little drawstring cloth bag. Those who were real serious about the game brought their own jacks & ball because they were used to the bounce they would get.