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    A.M'C, Murrumburrah The following are general rules for guidance as to the lead in the cases you mention: 1. With ace, king, and others, lead king. Your ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 86 words

    The Olympian games will be held this year in Paris, during the great French Exhibition. A meeting was held on March 1 in Sydney for the purpose of raising funds to send Stanley Rowley, ...

    Article : 1,377 words

    The second competition of the Queen's Trophy (to be won twice) brought together eleven members, at the New South Wales Gun Club's Ground, Lord's-road, Botany, on March 23, the previous ...

    Article : 273 words

    A meeting of some 200 football supporters was held on March 22 at the Paddington Town Hall, for the purpose of forming a district football club. Alderman A. Pointing (Mayor) presided. Mr. J. ...

    Article : 1,159 words
  6. EUCHRE.

    W. J., Mount David: The deal in euchre is performed by giving five cards to each player. The dealer gives two cards at a time, to each in rotation, beginning with the player, to his left; he ...

    Article : 169 words

    S.T., Macquarie: "Will you please furnish me with examples of combinations to make 25 and 27 in five-card?" Answer: In ordinary fivecard cribbage, with five cards in hand and one ...

    Article : 152 words

    The selection committeee of the N.S.W. Lawn Tennis Association has chosen the following to practise for the intercolonial match against Victoria on April 27 and 28:—Messrs. Colquhoun, ...

    Article : 45 words
  9. Pigeons of Pekin.

    In "St. Nicholas" for February Alfred D. Sheffield tells about the pigeons of Peking. The Chinese have made pigeon-flying the decoying game that it is because they like any kind of "playing ...

    Article : 677 words
  10. POKER.

    C. J., Wingham: "Do three cards in 20-deck of full-deck poker heat a straight?" Answer: NoA straight beats threes, and this is provided for by Manhattan rules. Bets are thus decided in ...

    Article : 143 words
  11. The Wonderful Food Beverage.

    Do not use drugs, medicines, and so-called curatives. What! Is there any other means by which tone and vigor can be promoted, and the rosy ...

    Article : 377 words



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