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The Adventures of Poor Frank, Part CXXX: Jack Leeder’s Eccentric Bid

Adventures of Poor Frank, Part CXXX:  Jack Leeder’s Eccentric Bid By Ray Adams frankandarchie@yahoo.com Jack Leeder made an eccentric bid the other night at the local duplicate club while playing with Poor Frank.  But instead of causing Frank any trouble, … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Poor Frank, Part LXXXIII: Last Ruff and Last Laugh

The Adventures of Poor Frank, Part LXXXIII:  Last Ruff and Last Laugh By Ray Adams frankandarchie@yahoo.com Not all bridge buffs make the right lead all the time and Poor Frank is no exception.  But sometimes a player can overcome a … Continue reading

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Jack Leeder’s Vienna Coup

Jack Leeder’s Vienna Coup By Ray Adams frankandarchie@yahoo.com Poor Frank’s friend, Jack Leeder, recently found himself at the helm in an exciting slam contract.  He did not know it at the time, but several other bridge buffs bid and made … Continue reading

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Jack Leeder’s Bad Bid and Good Squeeze

Jack Leeder’s Bad Bid and Good Squeeze By Ray Adams frankandarchie@yahoo.com   Jack Leeder bid himself into a corner just the other night at the local duplicate club, then had to play well to get out of it.  This was … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Poor Frank’s Friends, Part IV: A Purpose for Every Card

The Adventures of Poor Frank’s Friends, Part IV:  A Purpose for Every Card By Ray Adams frankandarchie@yahoo.com Jack Leeder, one of the club’s younger bridge buffs, listened attentively as Ace Banghor expounded about his latest bridge triumph. “There is a … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Poor Frank’s Friends, Part III: Saving an Ace

The Adventures of Poor Frank’s Friends, Part III:  Saving an Ace                                                           … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Poor Frank’s Friends, Part II: Dummy’s Most Important Card

The Adventures of Poor Frank’s Friends, Part II:  Dummy’s Most Important Card By Ray Adams frankandarchie@yahoo.com   Ace Banghor and Jack Leeder, two of Poor Frank’s friends, met at a local coffee house the other day to discuss bridge.  Ace … 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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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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