Monthly Archives: June 2014

The Adventures of Poor Frank, Part XV: Lucky Archie Finds the Right Stuff

The Adventures of Poor Frank, Part XV: Lucky Archie Finds the Right Stuff By Ray Adams It was another exciting evening at the local duplicate club. Lucky Archie was playing with a bridge professional from San Francisco and doing quite … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Poor Frank, Part XIV: Poor Frank’s Coup en Passant

The Adventures of Poor Frank, Part XIV: Poor Frank’s Coup en Passant By Ray Adams The cards were hot the other evening at the local duplicate club. The winner of that evening’s event would be determined by the outcome of … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Poor Frank, Part XIII: A Two-Edged Sword

The Adventures of Poor Frank, Part XIII: A Two-Edged Sword By Ray Adams Gadget bids are very useful in bridge, but sometimes they can backfire, as Poor Frank found out just the other night at the local bridge club. Dealer: … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Poor Frank, Part XII: A Good Fit

  The Adventures of Poor Frank, Part XII: A Good Fit by Ray Adams Poor Frank’s plans for that Wednesday evening fell through, so he turned up at the local bridge club hoping to find a partner. Unfortunately for him, … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Poor Frank, Part XI: Betrayed by a Smirk

The Adventures of Poor Frank, Part XI: Betrayed by a Smirk Poor Frank and Lucky Archie were at it again the other night at the local bridge club. The race for first place was so close that it would not … Continue reading

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