Cumberland Evening Times from Cumberland, Maryland on December 9, 1955 · Page 11
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Dial PA-2-4GOO for a WANT AD Taker EVENING TIMES, CUMBERLAND, MD., FRIDAY, DECEMBER 9, 1955 ELEVEN Two Young Boys Arrested In Historical Home Theft The items stolen from the Allegany County Historical Society home on Washington Street have been recovered and two boys, one 10 years and another 12 years, have been arrested in connection with the theft. Detective Joseph H. Stitcher said the two boys admitted entering the building last Friday after , Amoving a pane from a side porch ''window. . The pair will receive hearings as delinquent minors in Juvenile Court later this month. Stitcher said, and have b en released into the custody of their parents. A check of the Historical Society building last Saturday revealed four old pistols of the flint and cap and ball variety, a brass telescope, and a box of buttons and medals of early military cam-: paigns were missing. All the items were recovered yesterday, Sitcher said, with the: exception of a cylinder from one! of the pistols. A further search will be made today for it, he ad3 : ed. Parents of the youngest boy told police his brother told them he had been in the building. After being questioned the youngster admitted it to his father, and mother and they called police. Stitcher said the boys pointed out to him yesterday where they had thrown away the stolen items. He found two guns behind Grace Baptist Church on Greene Street, another behind the flood wall ofl Avirett Avenue, the fourth gun and the telescope in a yard behind a vacant house on Washington Street. The boys told police they entered the building at night through the window, moved a display case from a wall and opened a sliding panel to take the guns and other items. They threw the stolen things away after playing with them for awhile. Headquarters For Fine Quality Christmas Candies Worthmore CHRISTMAS STOCKINGS 39c ea. Worthmore CHOCOLATE DROPS 12-ox Box 25c Worthmore Royal lustre HARD CANDY • 25c Brocks' Warwick ASSORTED CHOCOLATES Box Brock's ASSORTED CHOCOLATES Joxl.69 Jacaby On Rridtje Exception To No-Trump Rule By OSWALD 'ACOBY Written for NEA Service Good bidders usually try to gel to a trump suit in which the partnership has eight or more cards. When there is no such trump suit, experts usually wind up playing the hand at no-trump. Today's hand shows an exception to this rule. North's bidding rather clearly showed a singleton diamond.- He £° began by showing his own biddable suits in hearts and clubs, after which he raised spades. A player who takes the trouble to aid three suits usually shows marked shortness in the fourth suit. NORTH (D) 9 4 A83 VAQ1065 43 + AK107 WEST EAST 4 Q 10 5 4 A 97 ¥83 ¥KJ94 *KJ73 »Q105 + 952 4J843 SOUTH 4KJ62 ¥72 » A9642 + Q6 North-South vul. North East South West 1 V Pass ' 1 A Pass 2* . Pass 2N.T. Pass 3* Pass 4. * Pass Pass Pass Opening lead—V 8 South could tell that the- spade raise had been made on a three- card holding, since otherwise North would have raised the spades immediately instead of showing the clubs. Therefore South knew that his choice was between playing ' the hand .at spades with only seven trumps in the combined hands and playing the hand at no-trump. It was here that South profited by knowing that his partner had a singleton diamond. At no-trump this singleton would be a weak spot. At a spade contract, however, the singleton would give South a chance to trump his worthless diamonds with dummy's small trumps. For this reason South went on to game in spades instead of no-trump. The play fulfilled South's expectations. He won the opening heart lead with dummy s ace. took the ace of diamonds and ruffed a diamond in the dummy. He nexl to his hand with the queen ol clubs and ruffed another diamond with dummy's other small trump. Declarer next cashed the top clubs, discarding a small heart from his hand. This enabled him to ruff a heart in his hand with the deuce of trumps. South next ruffed another low diamond with dummy's ace of trumps. By this time South had taken nine tricks and still had the king of spades in his hand. The game v,as therefore assured, and South actually made an extra trick \vhen West was forced to ruff the next trick and lead trumps up to the king-jack. If South had played the hand at no-trump, he would have had a miserable time with all the finesses in bad position. The chances are that he would lave been set two tricks instead of having an easy play for his game. Q—xhe bidding has been: South . West North East 1 Diamond Pass 1 Heart Pass You. South, hold: AAJ.73 VAK5 4AK1062 *4 What do you do? A—Bid two spadM. With 19 points in hi<b cards and fine distribution yon most .force to fame once your partner has responded in one of your food suits. 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