At the Edgartown Bridge Club on December 1, five pairs competed. Finishing in first place were Art Spielvogel and Bob Franklin, followed by Diana Dozier and Gerry Averill in second.
At the Martha’s Vineyard Bridge Club in Vineyard Haven on December 2, seven pairs competed. Finishing first overall were Michel Riel and David Donald, followed by Colleen Morris and Art Spielvogel in second, and Bea Phear and Barbara Silk in third.
No game was held at the Island Bridge Club in West Tisbury on December 4.
Several Islanders attended the Watertown sectional tournament in November as well as the ACBL national tournament in Providence, following the Thanksgiving holiday. Among those winning master points were Gail Farrish and Warren Morse in pair games. Joining Farrish and Morse for a regional knockout event in Providence were Joe Ashcroft and Mollie Whalen. The team placed second, providing Morse with his first gold points. Among other Islanders competing were David Donald, Sue Collinson, and Diana Dozier.