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Canadian Monopoly games were introduced in 1936 and closely resembled the U. (Thanks, JP) The game boxes pictured below show different label designs and kind of a chronology of manufacture.
I'm always adding new box varieties so check back once in a while for updates.
One of the first things changed was the color of the box from black to blue.
Dating early Monopoly games is done by the patent numbers and cities listed on the labels.
Most early games can be dated within a few years using these label elements. The earliest known Canadian game is the No 9 White Box with legals stating CANADIAN (Trademark) REGISTRATION APPLIED FOR and CANADIAN PATENT APPLIED FOR, described below. CLICK HERE and you will go to a page from another Monopoly collectors web site showing a detailed list of dates for the legal statements on game boxes and boards.
Estimates are that about 24,000 games might have been produced.
The 'Trade Mark' version was also produced in the long box No 9 version. The 'Patent Pending' game was Parker Brothers next version of Monopoly, made after the 'Trade Mark' games.