Just the Vax Trivia Corner

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What famous kid’s game was invented by Eleanor Abbott while she recovered from polio in a hospital ward?

a. Chutes and Ladders

b. Jacks

c. Candy Land

d. Trouble

The correct answer is C. Eleanor Abbott designed Candy Land in 1945 while she recovered from polio in a San Diego hospital ward. Candy Land was inducted into the National Toy Hall of Fame in 2005.

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