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  1. Bridge: February 19, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | San Jose Mercury News

    Bob Hamman probably isn't ready to be called the "Grand Old Man of Bridge," but he has the credentials. Hamman represented the United States internationally in 1964 and remains a force at the table as he approaches his 79th year.

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  2. GRAY, Virginia AdamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | MDJonline.com

    Virginia Adams Gray, 88, passed away on February 11th, 2017, at her home in Kennesaw, GA.

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  3. Bridge: February 12, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | San Jose Mercury News

    The ACBL's Fall Championships is usually the smallest of its three annual "nationals," but the turnout at the 2016 event in Orlando was weak. The cost of attending an NABC is becoming prohibitive for many players.

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  4. Bridging the gap not tough at allRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 9 | Daily News

    ... te Bridge Club," and click on the "contacts" on the left of the page. So come on out and get started playing contract bridge - you will never regret it. T.E. EDWARDS Kamloops

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  5. News from the VNCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Western Wheel

    Don't miss the garden club meeting tomorrow, Feb. 9 at 1:30 p.m. Our guest speaker will be Louise Bruns, she will be giving a powerpoint about her homestead and telling us some wonderful stories. Also, the Millarville Hort club meeting will be on Feb. 14 at 7:30 p.m. at the church house, they will be doing some seed catalogue brainstorming.

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  6. Bridge: February 07, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | San Jose Mercury News

    Today's deal arose in the Blue Ribbon Pairs at the ACBL Fall Championships. North-South bid to four hearts in 10 seconds, and the play took scarcely longer.

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  7. Bridge: February 06, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Inside Bay Area

    The storied partnership of Jeff Meckstroth-Eric Rodwell dominated the ACBL's Fall NABC in Orlando. After winning the Senior Teams, "Meckwell," as they are known, were "dropped in" to the field in the semifinal of the Blue Ribbon Pairs and roared to victory there.

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  8. Gwendolyn Jones MackeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Frontpage The Cabinet Press, Inc.

    Gwendolyn Jones Mackey, 91, a longtime resident of Nashua, passed away peacefully on November 25, 2016 and took the heart of the party with her. Known as G-Ma to her children and grandchildren, she continued to dress in silly hats, dance with wild abandon, and yell furiously at professional athletes on television until the last few weeks of her life.

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  9. Jerry K. WalshRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Downey Patriot

    Jerry K. Walsh passed away peacefully on January 13, 2017. He was a devoted husband and father of four who enjoyed reading, fishing, gardening, and playing duplicate bridge.

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  10. Tuesday, February 1 CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Free. Call 940-349-8752. 11 a.m. - Story Time at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Stories, songs, puppets and more for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers.

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  11. Frances Schmidt, homemaker and former department store workerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 23 | The Baltimore Sun

    Frances Dulkerian Schmidt, a homemaker who had also worked in a Baltimore department store, died of congestive heart failure Dec. 30 at the Blakehurst Retirement Community. The former Lutherville and Homeland resident was 89. Born in Baltimore, she was the daughter of Aram G. Dulkerian, an antiquities expert who founded a fine carpets store, and his wife, Emma.

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  12. AGTech Makes Breakthrough in Official China Poker MarketRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2017 | Digital Game Developer

    ... Guan Dan and Two-on-One, are gradually being recognised as mind sports events. Another well-known card game, contract bridge, together with Go, Chinese chess, chess and checkers are amongst five sporting events already governed by the International ...

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  13. What to know around LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | The Lebanon Daily News

    Duplicate bridge games were played at the Cornwall Manor on Thursday, Jan. 12 and Monday, Jan. 16. The announced winners were: What to know around Lebanon Duplicate bridge games were played at the Cornwall Manor on Thursday, Jan. 12 and Monday, Jan. 16. The announced winners were: Check out this story on ldnews.com: http://ldne.ws/2jWgasP Duplicate bridge games were played at the Cornwall Manor on Thursday, Jan. 12 and Monday, Jan. 16. The announced winners were: Sunday, Feb. 19 Quittapahilla Audubon Society field trip to Union Canal Tunnel Park - 20th annual Great Backyard Bird Count. Meet at 2 p.m. at Union Canal Tunnel Park for the observation of flora and fauna including data collecting.

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  14. Midcoast residents turn out in support of a senior centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Gloria Guyette and Rose Melvin discuss a word puzzle during the meeting of the Belfast Senior Center at the Belfast Boathouse Tuesday. The participants of the group would like to have a permanent home for the Senior Center and have been discussing what people would like for activities.

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  15. Beer In Ads #2152: Lauritz Melchior For PabstRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Brookston Beer Bulletin

    ... , the opera singer is also smoking a cigar. Perhaps they'll be playing bridge soon. Apparently, "[h]e played contract bridge, and holds the world record for the lowest score (13%) secured in a duplicate bridge tournament."

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  16. My Life: Happily Back to Working Minimum WageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Santa Barbara Independent

    I've heard that people have around five different careers in their lifetimes. I, for instance, was an executive for Columbia Pictures Television, founded my own talent agency, received a master's in clinical psychology, penned two books, wrote columns for Huffington Post and Psychology Today , taught duplicate bridge, launched a small catering company, and started a doggie day care service.

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  17. Seniors hold all the cards in Bridge tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Toledo Blade

    All 15 tables are filled with four players each for Duplicate Bridge, a variation of contract bridge in club and tournament play, at the Sylvania Senior Center. Betty Nadolny, center, laughs while playing duplicate bridge, a variation of contract bridge in club and tournament play, at the Sylvania Senior Center.

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  18. What to know around LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | The Lebanon Daily News

    Duplicate bridge games were played at the Cornwall Manor on Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016 and Monday, Jan. 2. The announced winners were: What to know around Lebanon Duplicate bridge games were played at the Cornwall Manor on Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016 and Monday, Jan. 2. The announced winners were: Check out this story on ldnews.com: http://ldne.ws/2j6hxEM Duplicate bridge games were played at the Cornwall Manor on Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016 and Monday, Jan. 2. The announced winners were: First place - Dolores Lavell and Annerose Cochrane and Charlie Harris and Gail Miller and Winnie Gerber and Louise Karsmitz The Polka Pals of Lebanon will hold their dance on Sunday, Jan. 15 from 2 to 6 p.m. at Sacred Heart of Jesus Social Hall located at Cornwall Road and Route 419.

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  19. Jack Bryant Hits American Contract Bridge League Milestone With 20,000 Lifetime MasterpointsRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2016 | KTMF

    ... of Directors. "We couldn't be happier for Jack, whose talents, skills and contributions have helped make our contract bridge community stronger and even more competitive. We awarded our first Lifetime Achievement Award to Jack in 2013 for his ...

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  20. Masters dominate in duplicate bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | The News-Review

    ... Wars hall. She has been playing the game for decades, well before she became a member of the American Contract Bridge League in 1972. She has earned enough points to rank as a Silver Life Master player. She is one of only a handful of players in the ...

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