"Xylon Checker Carvings"--answer

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"Xylon Checker Carvings"--answer

Postby Mr. Checkers on Sun Aug 27, 2006 5:25 pm

:lol: Our museum has several lovely wooden carvings showing lifelike figures of old men playing checkers. Their facial expressions tell the story has to who is winning and who is not. All of them have one thing in common--the country of their origin. Checker Trivia question of the Day"? From what country do these beautiful wooden carvings originate? (Cont.)
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Re: "Xylon Checker Carvings"

Postby Mr. Checkers on Mon Aug 28, 2006 6:05 pm

:lol: I might add that there are on display in our museum some of the most beautiful xylon checkers sets that one would ever want to see. (Cont.)
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Re: "Xylon Checker Carvings"

Postby Palomino on Mon Sep 04, 2006 2:58 pm

Canada
ST-JEAN-PORT-JOLI, http://www.quebecweb.com/haberville/images/carte2.jpg [size=125]"The Woodcrafting Capital of Canada" is a small village (1991 pop. 3369) located within the Chaudi
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