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A Scout is seated, blindfolded, with a knife stuck in the ground immediately in front of him He represents a Pirate who has fallen asleep while sitting on guard over a valuable treasure (the knife), which he has stolen. He is seated in the center of a circle of 6 yards diameter.

Each of the other players, starting at least 12 yards away from the knife, tries to recover the treasure and to convey it outside of the circle without being spotted by the "Pirate." The "Pirate," whenever he hears any movement, points to the spot where he thinks that the noise has come from. If he points to anyone that player retires from the game.

The player who succeeds in conveying the treasure outside of the circle without being spotted by the "Pirate" wins. If all of the players are spotted the "Pirate" wins.

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Ammunition Dump ] Ankle Toss ] Backwards Team Race ] Blindfold Distance Judging ] Blindfold Tent Pegging ] Bobby ] Bucket Cricket ] Cargo Boats and Cruisers ] Catch the Train Race ] Chariot Race ] Chinese Tennis ] Crab Race ] Dispatch Bearer ] Escaped Convict ] Flag Football ] Flower Code Game ] Forgotten Knife ] Four-Legged Race ] Fugitive ] Glory of Africa ] Hat Ball ] Holy Trees of Incas ] Hostile Raiders ] Indians and Settlers ] Joining Camps ] Jump Staff Relay Race ] Leap Frog Relay Race ] Location by Sound ] Observation Race ] Obstacle Staff Relay Race ] Opposite Numbers ] Over the Hill ] Passball Match ] Potato Pairs ] Puddock ] Rodeo ] Rival Dispatch Bearers ] Search for Prince Charlie ] Searching for Fugitives ] Ships in a Fog ] [ Sleeping Pirate ] Spot the Colors ] Spy Hunt ] Staff Relay Race ] Stagger Relay Race ] Stalking and Reporting ] Stalking Contest ] Stoolball ] Treasure Hunts ] What Have You Seen? ] Which Whistle? ] Whistling Relay Race ]

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