|Collective-wisdom riddle club had abundant
publications. They were not only having series books, but
also published ¡§collective-wisdom refined draft riddle journals¡¨
(Vol. 1-24) and ¡§Lantern riddle parties draft> in 1971,
<riddle collection magazines¡¨ in 1986, and special memorial
edition ¡§Collective wisdom literatures¡¨ in July 1998.
Taipei county riddle research association
On the June 12th, 1971, the association was established
at San Chong city, Taipei county. Although it didn¡¦t have
many members, it attracted many talented people, and many
of them were one of the best scholars. The first president
was Mr. Chen Zhen Zhou, he continued the title for four
times. After that, Mr. Shi Sheng Xiong was in charge of
all association matters, and published ¡§Dan Jiang hidden
words¡¨ Vol. 1 to 3.
On the day of establishment, many riddle fans had come and
congratulated them. The predecessors such as Mr. Yuan Ding-Hua,
Mr. Lai Chu-Gang, Mr. Huang Yong-Wen, and others had been
there to share this wonderful moment.
(Group Picture of Taipei county riddle research association
first conference, June 12th, 1971)
3. Keelung city riddle research association
was the first riddle research association which had registered
in government¡¦s file. The association was established on
June 23rd, 1963. The first president is Mr. Luo Qing-Yun
and he renewed his term for 16 times and severed for 32
years. Due to aging, he passed on the task to city councilor
Ms. Zhang Fang Li on the thirty-three annual meeting. However,
association matter run into sands and it become existing
in name only.
After this association was established, it had published
a 10-days periodical, called ¡§Chinese lantern riddle magazines¡¨
since July 25th, 1966. It also had published ¡¨Yu Hang Chun
Deng¡¨ Vol. 1-3, which was really influential in riddle field.
4. PengHu county riddle research association
The association was established in February, 1966. The
first president was Mr. Quo Zi-De, soon he passed on the
task to Mr. Wang Da-Kun and Mr. Chen Yao-Ming. However,
there were very few activities in the assocociation..
Since February 3rd, 1991, the association united with ¡§Peng
Hu Huo Shao ping community riddle organization¡¨, it become
more active and organizational matters also could operate
well. Beside publishing nonscheduled ¡¨Hu Xiao Xi Ying¡¨ since
October, 1988, it also had published several riddle books,
like ¡§Xi Ying lantern riddle selection¡¨ and ¡§Hu Xiao Xi
Ying riddle collection¡¨.
5. JiaYi county (city) riddle research
¡§JiaYi county riddle research association¡¨ was initiated
by many lantern riddle devotees in JiaYi area. It was established
in November, 1970 and registered on March 12th, 1971 and
become a formal organization. At the same year of July 10th,
the establishing conference took place. The first and second
president was appointed to Mr. Qiu Wan-Fu, and had some
The third and forth president was appointed to Mr. Su Qian-Kun,
who made association matters become active and impressive.
It had a publication called ¡§Zhu Luo riddle collection¡¨
and also hold many lantern riddle parties in villages and
towns. Mr. Wang Jin-Yong was the fifth president. Another
person who deserved to mention was Mr. Huang Ying-Zhou.
Mr. Huang was very enthusiastic at riddle study. He would
travel around Taiwan for riddle study meeting. He also established
the ¡§Di She¡¨ lantern riddle Han Bu, which had a lot of praising
good works were made by him.
After that, association matter slow down a lot, so Mr. Chen
Yi Xuan organized another association, named ¡§JiaYi city
riddle research association¡¨. Since then JiaYi county riddle
research association had become history.