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31 The first Canadian postage stamp, the Three Penny Beaver, was issued on April 23, 1851. Hobbies > Collecting 01/05/09
32 Knitting is a form of needlework that uses needles to create fabric from yarn. Hobbies > Crafts 01/06/09
33 Embroidery is a form of needlework that uses a sewing needle and thread/yarn to decorate fabric. Hobbies > Crafts 01/07/09
34 Crochet is a form of needlework that uses a hook to create fabric from yarn. Hobbies > Crafts 01/08/09
35 Wilhelm Steinitz was the World Chess Champion from 1886 to 1894. Hobbies > Games 01/15/09
36 Viswanathan Anand became the World Chess Champion in 2007. Hobbies > Games 01/16/09
37 The board game Pente was created in 1978 by Gary Gabrel. Hobbies > Games 01/30/09
38 The board game "Careers" was created in 1955 by sociologist James Cooke Brown. Hobbies > Games 01/31/09
39 Spades is the highest suit in the card game of Bridge. Hobbies > Games 01/31/09
40 The board game "Trivial Pursuit" was created by Canadians Chris Haney and Scott Abbott in 1979. Hobbies > Games 01/31/09
41 Milton Bradley released his first board game, "The Checkered Game of Life", in 1860. Hobbies > Games 01/31/09
42 The board game "Pay Day" was created in 1975 by Paul J. Gruen. Hobbies > Games 01/31/09
43 The board game "La Conquete du Monde" was created by French film maker Albert Lamorisse in 1957. It was released two years later in English as "Risk". Hobbies > Games 02/01/09
44 The modern version of the board game "The Game of Life" was published in 1960 by the Milton Bradley Company. Hobbies > Games 02/01/09
45 Captain Kayvaan Shrike is of The Raven Guard Chapter. Hobbies > Games 04/30/09





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