Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on January 2, 1971 · Page 12
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Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 12

Alton, Illinois
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Saturday, January 2, 1971
Page 12
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A-32 Alton Evening Telegraph Saturday, Jan. 2, 1071 Jacoby on bridge By OSWALD 4 JAMES JACOBY NORTH AJ9763 EAST 42 VQ843 4Q97 *K8762 4105S *4 WEST AK5 VJ1097 • K84 *A953 SOUTH (») AAQ1084 ITS 4AJ63 *QJ10 East-West vulneraWe West North East South Pass 3 A Pass Pass Pass Pass Opening lead—V J There is no problc:- about getting to four spades with any method of bidding. We have shown the Jacoby Modern method in the box with North giving a strong but nonforcing limit jump raise. How about the play of the hand? South should take the spade finesse. You finesse for the king when you hold 10 cards in the suit. Tltt finesse loses and let's assume that west continues hearts. S^uth has lost a trump trick and will lose a club trick eventually. How can he get away with the loss of just one trick in diamonds? One may to eliminate all clubs and hearts from the combined hands and then play ace and a second diamond. That will win if there is a singleton honor or a doubleton king-queen. It will also win if either defender holds an honor and one small. If so, he will be end-played and forced to give declarer a ruff and discard. Neither play will work, but that doesn't mean that South shouldn't make his contract. The correct way to play diamonds is to work with the clubs. South simply leads a low club from dummy. If East is smart enough to hop up with the kind and lead a diamond, South plays low. West takes his king, but South has a finesse agaist the queen. If East plays low South will lead another club when next on lead and discard a diamond from dummy. Later on, he will discard another diamond on the club that has been set up and never lose even one diamond trick. The bidding has been: Vint North East South 1* 14 Pass 2N.T. Pass 3* Pass 3* Pass 3 * Pass 4 • Pass 44 Pass ? You, South, hold: 4K6 VA97 +KQ4 *AQ J32 What do you do now? A— Pass. You have told your story. TODAY'S QUESTION Instead of bidding one spade your partner has passed after the heart overcall. East also passes. What do you do now? Answer Monday Law for today Q. Is there any charge when a representative of the State Attorney General's Office opens your safety deposit box after you die? A. No. The State of Illinois makes no charge for this service. Plane carrying 30 is missing MAHON, Balearic Island (AP) — The search for a missing French plane carrying 30 persons, including n Algerian soccer team, resumed at dawn today, but so far without result, aviation officials said. The plane, carrying the team and its officials to a game on New Years Day, left Algiers Friday for his Spanish Mediterranean island. Ten minutes after takeoff it radioed for help to the Algiers and Falma de Mallorca airports. Contact was lost around midnight. Palma de Mallorca officials said poor weather conditions hampered the search. SATURDAY and SUNDAY DISCOUNT DEPARTMENT STDR Just Say "CHARGE IT" SATURDAY and SUNDAY • 10 Qt. Decorated Wastebasket : PLASTICWARE SMASH! YOUR CHOICE 390 u. Laundry Basket ' t ir rtf r / 'f Vegetable Bin 0 SfiSE 05SIO 11 Qt. Spout Pail 12 Qt. Dish Pan SUAVE HAIR SPRAY 13 07. avoir. Regular or Hard to Hold. 390 16 Qt. Utility Tub LOOK WHAT EMBOSSED ALUMINUM FOIL 12 in. x 25 ft 2 pkgs. for 39C ADD TO ,GASOLINE> 8 FL. oz. STP GAS TREATMENT 390 1/z GAL. EASY PINK DISH DETERGENT 39C ARTIFICIAL FLOWER ARRANGEMENT EVERYDAY 99c FLASHLIGHT CAN BUY Reg. 79c 16 OZ. STEEL A HAMMER / SPARK PLUGS .......... 390 / Sold only in packs of 8. 39 0 BABY POWDER GILLETTE STAINLESS BLADES 39t X 8/2 OZ. FAMILY SIZE CREST TOOTHPASTE WALDORF" BABY POWDER 14 oz. . t • • • w w v . DUCK FEATHER BED PILLOWS 99 21 x 27 in. cut size. Crushed duck feathers. Feather proof cotton tick. FLORAL PERCflLE SHEETS TAILORED OACRON NINON CURTAINS FITTED VINYL MATTRESS COVERS YOUR CHOKE Solt, smooth cotton percale Over 180 threads per square Inch Fitted sheets have elastic corners for easy bed-making , Pink or blue tlowers on white YOUR. CHOICE 99 Comp. Value $3.99 & 4.99 84 in. wide, 63 in. long 84 in. wide, 81 in. long Deep 5 in. bottom hem. Machine washable, no-Iron Dacron* polyester. ea. Heat sealed. Non allergenlc. MATCHING 110 PILLOW CASES I Package of 2 * AUNT LYDIA'S RUG YARN 29 70 YD. SKEIH Sturdy, color-fast yarn for tufting, knitting.Rayon/cotton, many colors. • Rug patterns, hooks and Instruction books available. IO4 STORES FROM MAINE TO COLORADO WE HONOR master charge THE INTERBANK CARD CHARGE IT! EAST ALTON Everything First Quality! WEST SAINT LOUIS AVENUE near EAST BROADWAY OPEN MONDAY THRU SATURDAY JO AM to 9 PM OPEN SUNDAY 12 NOON to 6 PM Money Back Guarantee! ree Parking! • We Reserve the Right to Limit Quantities! CHARGE IT!

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