extremely belated Super Summer Annual Intros!

Paul Andinach pandinac at ucc.gu.uwa.edu.au
Mon Aug 4 12:35:02 EDT 2003

On Tue, 17 Jun 2003, Kathleen Jennings wrote:

> Of books and card games, does anyone know the provenance of
> Cripple Mr Onion/Shibo Yancong San ?

It's a card game referred to in the Discworld novels of Terry
Pratchett. As far as I know, it doesn't exist in the real world.

(Make that "didn't exist in the real world before fans started trying
to 'reconstruct' it from the references".)

Incidentally - "17 June"?

"Hold fast to the one noble thing."

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