At the Edgartown Bridge Club at the Howes House on Monday, August 11, 11 tables were in play in a stratified pair game. North-South winners in Section C were Paul Howes and Bill Cline, who also placed second in Section B. Duncan Walton and Robert Pacil placed first in Section B, as well as second in Section A. Finishing in first for Section A were Barbara Besse and Andy Averill. Third place in Section A went to Jim Kaplan and Brooks Robards, and fourth place was taken by Sandy and Michael Lindheimer. East-West winners in Section C were Louise Marx and Jerri Grannis, who also took first place in Section A. Finishing in second place Section C were Abe Seiman and Vicki Aldeborgh, who also finished third in Section A. Judy Cronig and Molly Mattoon finished third in Section C and fourth in Section A. Second place in Section A went to Judy Maynes and Rich Peia.
At the Martha’s Vineyard Bridge Club on Tuesday, August 12, eight tables were in play.
Finishing first in the North-South direction were Michael Lindheimer and Bob Iadicicco, followed by Proctor Smith and David Donald in second, and Barbara Besse and Sandy Lindheimer in third. In the East-West direction, Barbara McLagan and Rich Alpert finished first, followed by John O’Keefe and Andrew Jacknain in second, and Sari Lipkin and Carol Whitmarsh in third.
At the Island Bridge Club in West Tisbury on Thursday, August 14, nine tables were in play. In the North-South direction three pairs tied for first: Barbara Besse and Miles Jaffe, Sandy and Michael Lindheimer, and Bea Phear and Barbara Silk. Tied for fourth place were Joan Perrine and Diana Dozier and Gerry Averill and Nancy Neil. East-West winners were David Donald and Rich Colter, followed by Sue Collinson and Pamela Furtsch in second, Don Nelson and Lou Winkelman in third, and Andrew Jacknain and John O’Keefe in fourth.
At the Bridge Club of Martha’s Vineyard on Saturday, August 16, seven tables were in play. Finishing first North-South were Duncan Walton and Ann Brown, followed by Susan and Malcom Goodridge in second, and Eric Stricoff and Rhonda Cohen in third. East-West winners were Sue Collinson and Ken Judson, followed by Patsy McCornack and Joan Perrine in second, and Betty Dixon and Emily Robertson in third.