December 13, 2013

Interesting Black and White Photographs of Snowball Fights in the Past

A snowball fight is a physical game in which balls of snow are thrown with the intention of hitting somebody else. The game is similar to dodgeball in its major factors, though typically less organized. This activity is primarily played during months when there is sufficient snowfall.

Below are some of interesting vintage photos of people enjoy their snowball fight games in the past:

Uniformed men enjoying a snowball fight in London. 15th January 1917. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)

Girls throwing snowballs at Havering, Essex, where the snow has reached a considerable depth. December 1927. (Photo by Davis/Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)

A group of gents enjoy an impromptu snowball fight in the serene and stately setting of a still and snow covered Trafalgar Square, London, circa 1931. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)

Little Gwen Bearn pulls her sledge laden with snowballs across London's Hampstead Heath one snowy morning. 29th December 1931. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)

A snowball fight in Central Park, New York, after the first snowfall of 1938. (Photo by Tucker/Getty Images)

A telegram boy with an armful of snowballs in Trafalgar Square. 19th December 1946. (Photo by Harrison /Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)

Malayan students enjoying their first snowball fight, in Trafalgar Square, London. 6th January 1947. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)

Students who have come to enjoy the winter sports on offer at Tilton School, New Hampshire, involved in a snowball fight, circa 1950. (Photo by Evans/Three Lions/Getty Images)

A young girl being hit by a snowball whilst playing in St. James Park, London, after a night of heavy snowfall. 2nd March 1954. (Photo by Monty Fresco/Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)

A snowball fight in a school playground in Chiswick, London. 21st January 1958. (Photo by Evening Standard/Getty Images)

Two children throwing snowballs at a policeman, circa 1960. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Women playing in the street as the snow falls on Johannesburg for the first time in seventeen years. 1st September 1962. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)






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