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Reader's Digest Logo By Reader's Digest Editors of Reader's Digest | Slide 1 of 10: 'We played on the playground everyday before school started in the early 1940s. Our favorite game was school bells: Once the bell rang, the fellow who grabbed the most marbles won. Here, the gang ringing the circle consisted of, from left me, Donald, Henry, Tony and Jackie.' —Dominick Sidoti, Washington, NJ, Reminisce Extra March 2017 (Don't miss these <a href='http://www.rd.com/culture/game-facts-and-trivia/1'>little-know game facts and trivia.</a>)

Marbles was our game

'We played on the playground everyday before school started in the early 1940s. Our favorite game was school bells: Once the bell rang, the fellow who grabbed the most marbles won. Here, the gang ringing the circle consisted of, from left, me, Donald, Henry, Tony and Jackie.' —Dominick Sidoti, Washington, NJ, Reminisce Extra March 2017 
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