Bridge notes


At the Edgartown Bridge Club on Oct. 26, seven tables were in play. Finishing in first place in the North-South direction were Barbara Silk and Dave Donald, followed by Bea Phear and Sue Collinson in second, and Gail Farrish and Warren Morse in third. In the East-West direction, Simmy Denhart and Deirdre Ling finished first, followed by George and Isabel Shattuck in second, Anita Persson and Ency Fokos in third, and Judy Cronig and Dotti Arnold in fourth.

At the Martha’s Vineyard Bridge Club in Vineyard Haven on Oct. 27, nine pairs competed. Finishing in first place overall were John O’Keefe and Deirdre Ling, followed by Bea Phear and Barbara Silk in second, Lou Winkleman and Don Nelson in third, and Warren Morse and Gail Farrish in fourth place.

At the Island Bridge Club in West Tisbury on Oct. 29, seven pairs competed. Finishing in first place were Barbara Besse and Miles Jaffe. Tied for second and third place were Gerry Averill, playing with Caroline Baum, and Mack Whiteman, partnered with John O’Keefe.

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