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C900 - British Soldiers and Battles
Year: No Date (probably 1964) (Pre-Gazelle Logo)
Artist: (Uncredited)
Confirmed Cuts: DC506 DC510A DC510B DC510C
See Also: GB5 Waddington

Original Version: Plain white box bottom, no copyright date, no Gazelle Logo.
Version #2: Plain white box bottom, no copyright date, Gazelle Logo on box rim.
Version #3: Box bottom describes the puzzle scenes, copyright of 1966 (box bottom), Gazelle Logo on box rim.
C901 - Treasure Hunt
Year: No Date (probably 1964) (Pre-Gazelle Logo)
Artist: (Uncredited)
Confirmed Cuts: DC509 DC510A DC510B DC512
See Also: GB4 Waddington

Original Version: Plain white box bottom, no copyright date, no Gazelle Logo.
Version #2: Plain white box bottom, no copyright date, Gazelle Logo on box rim.

* At one time, I mistakenly identified this as the first puzzle made by Springbok Editions (my information source turned out to be inaccurate). The first 4 puzzles are probably 1050, 2000, 2020, and 2021.
C902 - The Adoration of the Magi
Year: No Date (probably 1964) (Pre-Gazelle Logo)
Artist: Fra Angelico and Fra Filippo Lippi
Confirmed Cuts: DC506 DC510A DC510B DC512
See Also: Wood-200 Wood-500 Waddington

Jigsaw Trivia - This is the first circular fine art puzzle made by Springbok Editions.

Original Version: Plain white box bottom, no copyright date, no Gazelle Logo.
Version #2: Box bottom describes the artwork, copyright of 1965 (box bottom), no Gazelle Logo.
Version #3: Box bottom describes the artwork, copyright of 1965 (box lid) and 1966 (box bottom), Gazelle Logo on box rim.
C903 - English Legends
Year: No Date (probably 1965)
Artist: (Uncredited)
Confirmed Cuts: DC506 DC509FP DC510A DC512
See Also: Waddington

Original Version: Plain white box bottom, no copyright date, Gazelle Logo on box rim.
Version #2: Box bottom describes the puzzle scenes, copyright of 1965 (box rim) and 1966 (box bottom), Gazelle Logo on box rim.
C904 - English Inns
Year: No Date (probably 1965)
Artist: (Uncredited)
Confirmed Cuts: DC510A DC510B DC512
See Also: Waddington

This puzzle has slightly different titles on the box rim and box lid.
Box Rim = English Inns      Box Lid = Old English Inns

Original Version: Plain white box bottom, no copyright date, Gazelle Logo on box rim.
C905 - Famous London Scenes
Year: No Date (probably 1965)
Artist: (Uncredited)
Confirmed Cuts: DC506 DC510A DC510B DC512
See Also: Waddington

Original Version: Plain white box bottom, no copyright date, Gazelle Logo on box rim.
Version #2: Box bottom describes the puzzle scenes, copyright of 1966 (box bottom), Gazelle Logo on box rim.
C906 - Double Image
Year: 1965
Artist: Salvador Dali
Confirmed Cuts: DC506 DC509FP DC510A DC510B DC512
See Also: Wood-500

At first glance, the painting is of a group of women emerging from a tunnel. Upon closer observation, the figures transform into an "Apparition of the Invisible Bust of Voltaire."

Jigsaw Trivia - This is the first commissioned art puzzle made by Springbok Editions.

Original Version: Box bottom has text and a photo of the Bust of Voltaire.
Version #2: Box bottom has additional text, a photo of the puzzle, and a photo of Dali.
C907 - Les Chapeaux de l'Histoire
Year: 1965
Artist: Loudon Sainthill
Confirmed Cuts: DC506 DC509FP
See Also: Wood-500

Look closely to see the dates hidden in the border. They represent the era in which each hat enjoyed its greatest popularity.

Original Version: Box bottom has text, but no copyright date.
Version #2: Box bottom has identical text, plus a 1965 copyright date.
C908 - A Court Reception
Year: 1965
Artist: Chinese Porcelain Plate (K'ang-hsi Period)
Confirmed Cuts: DC455 DC509 DC509FP DC512
See Also: Wood-200 Wood-500 Waddington

Original Version: No Gazelle Logo on box bottom.
Version #2: Gazelle Logo on box bottom.
C909 - Offering of the Coral Plants to the Emperor
Year: 1965
Artist: Chinese Porcelain Plate (Yung Cheng Period)
Confirmed Cuts: DC506 DC509FP DC512
See Also: Wood-200 Wood-500

Original Version: No Gazelle Logo on box bottom.
Version #2: Gazelle Logo on box bottom.
C910 - Computer Talk
Year: 1965
Artist: Spectra 70 Language Wheel
Confirmed Cuts: DC501A DC506 DC509FP DC510B DC512

Original Version: No Gazelle Logo on box bottom.
Version #2: Gazelle Logo on box bottom.
C911 - Wild Flowers
Year: 1965
Artist: Maynard Reece
Confirmed Cuts: DC455 DC501A DC501BFP DC506 DC510B DC510C DC512
See Also: WCJA63 Wood-200 Wood-500

Included with the puzzle is a paper insert describing the flowers.

Original Version (pictured on left): Box bottom is a black-and-white image of the box lid (plus flower names).
Version #2 (pictured on right): Box bottom is white, with gray outlines of the flowers (plus flower names and descriptions).
C912 - Water Birds
Year: 1965
Artist: Arthur Singer
Confirmed Cuts: DC503 DC506 DC509FP DC510B DC510C
See Also: Wood-200 Wood-500

Included with the puzzle is a paper insert describing the birds.

Original Version: Box bottom has no copyright date.
Version #2: Box bottom has 1965 copyright date.
C914 - The Virgin and St. John Adoring Christ
Year: 1965
Artist: Andrea Della Robbia
Confirmed Cuts: DC506 DC510B DC512
See Also: Wood-200 Wood-500 Waddington
C915 - The Epiphany
Year: 1965
Artist: Francesco Botticini
Confirmed Cuts: DC455 DC509FP DC510B DC510C DC512
See Also: Wood-500

Original Version: Box bottom has no copyright date.
Version #2: Box bottom has 1965 copyright date.
C916 - Words, Words, Words
Year: 1966
Artist: Karen Becker
Confirmed Cuts: DC455 DC501A DC501B DC503 DC510C

Quotations from Shakespeare's plays, arranged in clever swirls and whirls that mimic the quotes.
C917 - Alice's Adventures Under Ground
Year: 1965
Artist: Excerpts from the original Lewis Carroll Manuscript
Confirmed Cuts: DC510B DC512

Jigsaw Trivia - Katie Lewin, co-founder of Springbok Editions, selected the excerpts, and is quoted on the box bottom.
C918 - Myth and Fact in the Zodiac
Year: 1965
Artist: Unknown Origin
Confirmed Cuts: DC455 DC501C DC502 DC502FP DC510C
See Also: Wood-500

Original Version: No Gazelle Logo on box bottom.
Version #2: Gazelle Logo on box bottom, box bottom copyright includes "500 Fifth Avenue, N.Y." address.
Version #3: Gazelle Logo on box bottom, box bottom copyright omits "500 Fifth Avenue, N.Y." address.
C919 - Bouquet of Flowers
Year: 1965
Artist: Jean-Baptiste Tandart
Confirmed Cuts: DC455 DC502 DC503 DC506 DC510B DC510C
See Also: Wood-200 Wood-500 Waddington

This puzzle has different titles on the box rim and box bottom.
Box Rim = Bouquet of Flowers      Box Bottom = A Louis XVI Bouquet

Original Version: No Gazelle Logo on box bottom.
Version #2: Gazelle Logo on box bottom.
C920 - The Cavalier
Year: 1965
Artist: Pablo Picasso
Confirmed Cuts: DC510B DC512

This puzzle is usually seen with a creme colored box rim, but also comes with a blue box rim. Both are copyright 1965.
C921 - San Francisco
Year: 1965
Artist: (Uncredited)
Confirmed Cuts: DC455 DC501A DC503 DC506 DC509FP

Original Version: No Gazelle Logo on box bottom.
Version #2: Gazelle Logo on box bottom.
C922 - The Best 18 Golf Holes in America
Year: 1966
Artist: Donald Moss
Confirmed Cuts: DC455 DC501A DC501B DC501C DC503 DC510C

The golf holes were selected by Sports Illustrated magazine. Included with early releases of the puzzle are a Sports Illustrated book order form and a Sports Illustrated magazine order form.

Original Version: White box bottom (with black lettering).
Version #2: Glossy black box bottom (with silver lettering).
C923 - The Veteran Motor Car
Year: 1965
Artist: (Uncredited)
Confirmed Cuts: DC455 DC506 DC510B DC512
See Also: Wood-200 Waddington

The box rim and lid have a copyright date of 1965, whereas the box bottom has a copyright date of 1966.
C924 - Butterflies
Year: 1966
Artist: Jean Day Zallinger
Confirmed Cuts: DC455 DC501A DC501AFP DC503 DC506 DC510C
C926 - Ducks and Geese
Year: 1966
Artist: Maynard Reece
Confirmed Cuts: DC501C DC506 DC510C
See Also: Wood-200

This puzzle was issued with two different box bottoms. One is titled "Ducks, Geese and Swans" and the other is titled "Ducks and Geese." On the box rim, both are titled "Ducks and Geese." Both are copyright 1966.
C928 - Song Birds
Year: 1965
Artist: Don R. Eckelberry
Confirmed Cuts: DC455 DC501A DC501B DC501C DC510C
See Also: Wood-200 Wood-500

The box rim and lid have a copyright date of 1965, whereas the box bottom has a copyright date of 1966.
C929 - Mary, Queen of Heaven
Year: 1966
Artist: Master of the Saint Lucy Legend
Confirmed Cuts: DC455 DC501A DC501BFP DC506
C930 - A Baccarat Millefiori Paperweight
Year: 1967
Artist: 19th Century French Baccarat (B 1848)
Confirmed Cuts: DC455 DC501AFP DC501B DC503

Jigsaw Trivia - Can you find the "B 1848" signature on your copy of the puzzle? The puzzle box offers only a single tantalizing clue. Click here if you're stumped.
C931 - The Nativity
Year: 1966
Artist: Paolo Uccello
Confirmed Cuts: DC455 DC506 DC510C
C932 - Silver Blaze
Year: 1966
Artist: Barry Evans
Confirmed Cuts: DC455 DC501A DC506 DC510C

From the Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Included with the puzzle are two booklets. The first describes the mystery adventure, and the second reveals the solution.

Jigsaw Trivia - This is the first mystery puzzle made by Springbok Editions.
C933 - The Adoration of the Kings
Year: 1966
Artist: Sandro Botticelli
Confirmed Cuts: DC501A DC501B
C934 - Famous World Landmarks
Year: 1966
Artist: (Uncredited)
Confirmed Cuts: DC455 DC501B DC510C
See Also: Waddington
C935 - Adoration of the Magi
Year: 1966
Artist: Domenico Ghirlandaio
Confirmed Cuts: DC501BFP DC510C
See Also: Wood-200

This puzzle has slightly different titles on the box rim and box bottom.
Rim = Adoration of the Magi      Bottom = The Adoration of the Magi
C939 - Winter Scene
Year: 1966
Artist: Hendrick Avercamp
Confirmed Cuts: DC501A DC501AFP DC501AFP2 DC501B DC501BFP
See Also: Wood-200 Wood-500 Waddington


This puzzle was originally issued in 1966 with a tan box rim. In 1968, it was re-issued with a black rim.

This puzzle has slightly different titles on the box rim and box bottom.
Box Rim = Winter Scene      Box Bottom = A Winter Scene

* Puzzles from the collection of Suzanne Orr
C940 - Adoration of the Child
Year: 1966
Artist: Piero di Cosimo
Confirmed Cuts: DC506
See Also: Wood-200

This puzzle has slightly different titles on the box rim and box bottom.
Rim = Adoration of the Child      Bottom = The Adoration of the Child
C941 - Hunting Scene (Faience Dish)
Year: 1967
Artist: 17th Century French Faience Dish
Confirmed Cuts: DC455 DC501A
See Also: Waddington

This puzzle has different titles on the box rim and box bottom.
Box Rim = Hunting Scene      Box Bottom = Faience Dish
C943 - Ici Paris
Year: 1966
Artist: (Uncredited)
Confirmed Cuts: DC455 DC506

Original Version: No serial number on box.
Version #2: C943 serial number on box.
C944 - The Gods on Mount Olympus
Year: 1967
Artist: Luigi Sabatelli
Confirmed Cuts: DC455 DC501A DC501B DC503

Original Version: White box bottom (with black lettering).
Version #2: Glossy black box bottom (with silver lettering).
C945 - The Seven Deadly Sins
Year: 1967
Artist: Christopher Hobbs
Confirmed Cuts: DC455 DC501A DC501B

Anger, Gluttony, Lust, Envy, Sloth, Avarice, and Pride.

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