Published 12:00 am Monday, June 4, 2007

Non-Life Masters tournament set
Atlanta will host a special Non-Life Masters Tournament June 8-10. The Ruff ‘N’ Stuff Bridge Club, 1809 Roswell Road, Marietta, Ga., is the playing site. Details are in the May District 7 News.
Linda and Dick Euler placed first in the weekly duplicate game last Tuesday evening at the Salisbury Woman’s Club.
Other winners were: June Evans and Billy Burke, second; Becky Creekmore and Marie Pugh, third; Myrnie and John McLaughlin, fourth.
This was the deal on Board 24 from Tuesday’s game:
West dealer, neither side vulnerable.
Q 9 3 A Q J 9 4 3
u 5
9 5 2
A 8 7 K 10 4 2
4 K 10 8 5 2
u K J 7 4 2 u Q 10 9 6
A J 10 6 ó
J 6 5
u A 8 3
K Q 8 7 4 3
Myrnie and John McLaughlin defeated their north opponent’s four-spades-doubled contract three tricks for the best E/W score on this deal.
Margaret and Charles Rimer defeated their east opponent’s four spades contract one trick for the top N/S score.
In the Evergreen Club’s May 25 duplicate game, Sue Godridge and Stella Shadroui scored high overall and first E/W. Ellna Simpson-Elton and Joe O’Brien took first place N/S.Other winners were: N/S ó Ruth Bowles and Marie Pugh, second; Linda Euler and Steve Moore tied with June Evans and Billy Burke for third. E/W ó Betsy Bare and Myrtle Brandon, second; Herb Diefes and Dick Euler, third; Harriet Bolstad and Hope Davis, fourth.n n nBilly Burke is ACBL, Life Master director of the Salisbury Woman’s Club weekly duplicate games.