Date: Wed, 03 Dec 86 08:55:00 -0500 (EST)
From: Peter Beck <beck@clstr1.decnet >
~~~ Subject: 5X5X5 AVAILABILITY
```1.  Jerry Slocum
257 South Palm Drive
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
213/273-2270
has both 5x5x5s and skewbs available for \$20 each.
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2. Jerry Slocum has also authored a book "Puzzles Old and New, How to make and
Solve Them" which he sells for \$22 outside of CA, autographed if requested.
chap 1 PUT-TOGETHER PUZZLES - Putting the object together is the puzzle.
chap 2 TAKE-APART PUZZLES - Opening or taking the object apart is the puzzle.
chap 3 INTERLOCKING SOLID PUZZLES - Disassembly and assembly is required to
solve the puzzle.
chap 4 DISENTANGLEMENT PUZZLES - The puzzle is to disentangle and re-entangle
the parts of the puzzle.
chap 5 SEQUENTIAL MOVEMENT PUZZLES - The puzzle is to move parts of the object
to a goal (The cube, et al)
chap 6 PUZZLE VESSELS - Drinking or pouring liquid, or filling the vessels
without spilling is the puzzle.
chap 7 DEXTERITY PUZZLES - Manual dexterity is required to solve the puzzle.
chap 8 VANISH PUZZLES - The puzzle is to explain a vanishing or changing image.
chap 9 IMPOSSIBLE OBJECT PUZZLES - The puzzle is to discover how the object is
chap 10 FOLDING PUZZLES - The puzzle is to achieve a specified gola by folding.

3. Richard Hess
4100 Palos Verdes Dr. East
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90274
has available for sale many of the puzzles from Jerry Slocum's book.

```4.  Another book of interest is:
536 Puzzles & Curious Problems by  Henry Ernest Dudeney,
1967 by Charles Scribner's Sons
Library of Congress Catalog Card NUmber 67-15488.
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5. There are sources for other variations of the cube, if anybody is interested
I will compile a list.

```CUBING IS FOREVER ---     <BECK@ARDEC-LCSS>
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