Game of "Shtraela, Maela"
Electronic mail message from Elaine Helbling Hundley, Rochester, Illinois
My mother had a game that she played with the little ones in our family. I taught it to my children and am now teaching it to grandchildren. I'll spell it in English to sound as closely as possible.
"Shtraela, maela (say while making an X on the palm of the
I'm assuming this was a German Russian play as I've never heard of it anywhere else. Does anyone remember this in their family?