This catalogue boldly states at page 2:

 Tuck's "Zag-Zaw" Picture Puzzles are obtainable in upwards of 700 different subjects, all finely cut by the most skilled craftsmen into ingenious and distinctive shapes. When completed each puzzle reveals a most Artistic Picture in colour.

Tuck's "Zag-Zaw" Picture Puzzles are supplied in the United Kingdom by the leading Stationers, Booksellers, etc., at the following prices:-

pieces 35 50 75 100 150 200 250 300 350 400 500 600 750 1.000 1.250 1.500 2.000
Price 1/- 1/6 2/6 3/6 5/- 6/6 8/- 10/6 12/6 15/- 17/6 21/- 25/- 1 11 6 2 2 3 3 4 4

About 50 per cent. should be added to the above prices in Overseas Markets for freights, duty, etc.

Tuck's Zag-Zaw Pictue Puzzle can always be recognised by the Royal Red Boxes in which they are packed, and the registered "Zag-Zaw" design on the lid. Each box bears the name Rapael Tuck & Sons, Ltd., and is sealed with the imprint of their Trade Mark, the Easel and Palette, known throughout the world as the Hall Mark of Excellence.

The contents of the Box forming the complete Puzzle are only guaranteed if the seal is unbroken at the time of purchase.


This 1916 catalogue refers to the war only in a cartoon (The Shell Mascot) a soldier that at home is "Fighting His Battle over again" (tells his story) a few subject in their "Multiple Zag-Zaws" and in the War-Map Zag-Zaw Puzzles.

This catalog is the only catalog that refers to the "Multiple Zag-Zaws" and to the "eight War-Map Zag-Zaw Puzzles"