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Pink Gins & Googlies: Tour Match Sisters of Mercy IX

” Good Evening everyone this Mr Roifield Smyth of the Ceylon Colonial Wireless Service to bring you a summary of a most unusual cricket match. The curious covenant of the Sisters of Mercy met the ladies of the Cranford Old Girls XI in an exciting match. As well as begins a ladies match this game […]

Pink Gins & Googlies 3:2 Columbo Cocaine Adventure – KMT Leg Theory

Following from their disgrace and investigations Mavis and Mags find themselves at dinner sat with Hettie and Petra Rebecca Lomax, a throughly modern woman. Both are up for helping with the investigation into Shun Wu’s curious Cocaine and the Italian espionage. Determine to make an early morning constitutional part of their training and set off […]

Pink Gins & Googlies chapter 1: Cairo Calamity Episode 1: Bay of Bastet

Pink Gins & Googlies chapter 1: Cairo Calamity Episode 1: Bay of Bastet

Loading their picnic four ladies of the Cranford Ladies College Old Girl XI Empire & America Touring Team Mavis Winthrope (Old Scouser Roleplaying) – awkward number 3 bat Gwendolyn Devonshire (Andy S) – modern woman Margret ‘Mags’ Hebblethwaite (Matt) – a scholarly type Hettie Larwood (Andy H) – scholar girl and fast bowler Board a […]

Pink Gins & Googlies : Episode titles

Reidstone magazines have announced the titles for their ten piece part work ‘ Pink Gins & Googlies’ featuring the adventures of Cranford Ladies College Old Girls touring the Empire and America. 1. The Cairo Calamity 2. The Aden Adventure 3. The Mumbai Murders 4. The Columbo Cocaine Calamity 5. The Singapore Sling 6. The Perth […]

Pink Gins & Googlies : Cranford Ladies College Old Girl XI Empire & America Touring Team 1923-24

An excerpt from Astra the Cranford Ladies College alumni magazine : Ladies, Lady Lilly Bouchet is sponsoring on old girls cricket of select colonies and major Cities of the United States so far she has assembled the following game girls and likely characters joining the tour: Aunt Agatha Gregson (pre-gen) Abigal ‘Smasher’ Flashard (pre-gen) Mavis […]

Pink Gins & Googlies: the Pre-Gens

Some pre-gen ideas for Pink Gins & Googlies (‘Pink Gins and Googlies’ is the working title for a pulp episodic campaign based all the players characters being players of Cranford Ladies College old girls cricket tour of the Empire and United States .) Abigal ‘Smasher’ Flashard wiry greyhound like former old girl 23 and a […]

Pink Gins & Googlies: The Practicalities & a call for players

Pink Gins & Googlies: The Practicalities & a call for players

Writing recently about my 1920s Ladies cricket tour pulp game has got me thinking. When originally muted I got a fair amount of interest from Grognards on Twitter and also down my local club. Now I had thought of running it twice but I very much see this as an episodic game knocking off dedicated […]