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Local bridge with Myrnie McLaughlin

Holiday Play

It is time to make plans for the New Year’s Regional in Charleston S.C. beginning Dec. 27 and running through Jan. 2. Then there is a sectional tournament in Wilmington Dec. 27 – Jan. 31. All information is on the ACBL.org website as to tournament place and open lodging.

We had another party at our Evergreen game on Dec. 16. We sure like our get-togethers around food. Fun and calories galore.

Our Dec. 9 Charity Evergreen game was well attended. Winning were these folks: N/S 1st Toni Iossi and Beth Shafer, 2nd Dave and Anna Goff, 3rd Tom Johnson and Nancy Brandt. E/W tied for 1st /2nd were BettyBonner Steele and Betty Bills with Pat Featherston and Patsy Reynolds, 3rd Fern Albracht and Everett Halsall.

Featured is board # 24 from that game. None vulnerable West dealer

NORTH:

S  5 4

H  A Q T 6 4

D  7 5

C  K Q J 5

WEST:                EAST:

S  K J 9 7            S  6 2

H  8 5 3 2           H —

D  J 9                   D  A K Q 8 6 4 3

C  A 7 6 3 2         C  8 4

SOUTH:

S  A Q T 8 3

H  K J 9 7

D  T 2

C  T 9

Judy Gealy and Pat Macon had the best N/S score defeating opponents 5DE* 2 tricks, while the best E/W score was made by Fern Abracht and Everett Halsall defeating 5HN 2 tricks. This hand was nasty to all. No one made their contract.

The Women’s Club game Tuesday Dec. 13 was won by: 1st Betty Bills and Beth Shafer, 2nd Loyd Hill and Marie Pugh, 3rd John and Myrnie McLaughlin.

Just a reminder: If you need a partner, call me and I will keep a list so I will be able to offer suggestions. I don’t remember if you tell me while I’m scoring at the end of a game. Thanks.

 

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