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The Adventures of Poor Frank, Part XXV: Where Did That Setting Trick Go?

The Adventures of Poor Frank, Part XXV:  Where Did That Setting Trick Go? by Ray Adams frankandarchie@yahoo.com   Most modern bridge players use weak two bids these days because it makes arriving at the best contract more difficult for the … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Poor Frank’s Friends, Part I: Jack Leeder Makes a Bet

The Adventures of Poor Frank’s Friends, Part I:  Jack Leeder Makes a Bet By Ray Adams frankandarchie@yahoo.com        Readers have recently complained to me that they don’t hear enough about Poor Frank’s friends, who are good bridge players in … Continue reading

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How to Play with a More Intelligent Partner

How to Play with a More Intelligent Partner By Ray Adams frankandarchie@yahoo.com   It’s happened to every one of us bridge players. The game starts and partner is bright-eyed and alert, but only a round or two later, we detect … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Poor Frank II: Fixed Again

The Adventures of Poor Frank II:  Fixed Again by Ray Adams   frankandarchie@yahoo.com Poor Frank was playing a hot game of bridge the other night at his local duplicate club.  His chances of finishing first were excellent there was one substantial obstacle … Continue reading

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