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by Joe Andrews
Wed Dec 01, 2004 10:43 pm
Forum: Hardwood Euchre
Topic: Greetings!
Replies: 3
Views: 1463

Greetings!

Happy New Year everyone!
by Joe Andrews
Wed Dec 01, 2004 10:42 pm
Forum: Hardwood Spades
Topic: Christmas Song Quiz!
Replies: 6
Views: 1511

Christmas Song Quiz!

Happy Holidays once again! Win a copy of "The Complete Win At Hearts", and a double deck custom playing card set. All you have to do is to identify the artists of these modern era Christmas Songs (1940 - 1985) The FIRST entry received with all of the right answers gets the Prize. The artists identif...
by Joe Andrews
Wed Dec 01, 2004 10:39 pm
Forum: Hardwood Hearts
Topic: Christmas Song Quiz! Win a Book and Custom Card Set!
Replies: 0
Views: 1153

Christmas Song Quiz! Win a Book and Custom Card Set!

Happy Holidays once again! Win a copy of "The Complete Win At Hearts", and a double deck custom playing card set. All you have to do is to identify the artists of these modern era Christmas Songs (1940 - 1985) The FIRST entry received with all of the right answers gets the Prize. The artists identif...
by Joe Andrews
Wed Dec 01, 2004 10:22 pm
Forum: Hardwood Hearts
Topic: passing
Replies: 11
Views: 2865

Answer to questions..

Hi! Firstly, regarding " Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas " (1943) - the song was written by Hugh Martin and Ralph Blane. Judy Garland was the first artist to record it. This song has been covered by many performers since then, including Frank Sinatra, Mel Torme, and Perry Como -to name a few....
by Joe Andrews
Wed Dec 01, 2004 12:24 pm
Forum: Hardwood Hearts
Topic: passing
Replies: 11
Views: 2865

Hearts - Variations

Happy Holidays! I have been observing this "thread", and wanted to express my viewpoints. Hearts is one of the original Classic games (circa 1750, and called "Reverse") which has undergone many changes, especially during the past 75 years. Please consider the fact that the features such as passing, ...
by Joe Andrews
Sat Oct 16, 2004 1:17 pm
Forum: Hardwood Hearts
Topic: 2005 Grand Prix Nationals - and - 2005 Caribbean Card Cruise
Replies: 0
Views: 1022

2005 Grand Prix Nationals - and - 2005 Caribbean Card Cruise

Announcing: 2005 Grand Prix Caribbean Card Cruise ** April 23-30 ** 2005 Grand Prix Nationals - Spades / Hearts / Euchre - Sept. 16-18 ** THE WORLD SERIES OF SPADES, HEARTS, AND EUCHRE If anyone representing a League or Ladder is interested in running Qualifers for the National Championship, please...
by Joe Andrews
Sat Oct 16, 2004 1:15 pm
Forum: Hardwood Euchre
Topic: 2005 Grand Prix Nationals - and - 2005 Caribbean Card Cruise
Replies: 0
Views: 931

2005 Grand Prix Nationals - and - 2005 Caribbean Card Cruise

Announcing: 2005 Grand Prix Caribbean Card Cruise ** April 23-30 ** 2005 Grand Prix Nationals - Spades / Hearts / Euchre -Sept. 16-18 ** THE WORLD SERIES OF SPADES, HEARTS, AND EUCHRE If anyone representing a League or Ladder is interested in running Qualifers for the National Championship, please ...
by Joe Andrews
Sat Oct 16, 2004 1:13 pm
Forum: Hardwood Spades
Topic: 2005 Grand Prix Nationals -and - 2005 Caribbean Card Cruise!
Replies: 0
Views: 995

2005 Grand Prix Nationals -and - 2005 Caribbean Card Cruise!

ANNOUNCING: 2005 Grand Prix Caribbean Card Cruise ** April 23-30 ** 2005 Grand Prix Nationals - Spades / Hearts / Euchre - Sept. 16-18 ** [ u] THE WORLD SERIES OF SPADES, HEARTS, AND EUCHRE [/u] If anyone representing a League or Ladder is interested in running Qualifers for the National Championsh...
by Joe Andrews
Fri Oct 01, 2004 4:26 pm
Forum: Hardwood Euchre
Topic: ScoutsHonor in hospital; will miss you
Replies: 16
Views: 5766

Melinda....

Hello Melinda - This is Joe Andrews. My best wishes go to you for a fast recovery. You have lots of friends out there! I also want to thank you for all of the wonderful work you have done with the Grand Prix Qualifiers. Hopefully, you will be back on your feet soon. -And maybe you can make a guest a...
by Joe Andrews
Fri Oct 01, 2004 4:25 pm
Forum: Hardwood Hearts
Topic: ScoutsHonor/Mushy in hospital; will miss you
Replies: 19
Views: 5182

Joe Andrews

Hello Melinda - This is Joe Andrews. My best wishes go to you for a fast recovery. You have lots of friends out there! I also want to thank you for all of the wonderful work you have done with the Grand Prix Qualifiers. Hopefully, you will be back on your feet soon. -And maybe you can make a guest a...
by Joe Andrews
Fri Oct 01, 2004 1:09 pm
Forum: Hardwood Spades
Topic: ScoutsHonor in hospital; will miss you
Replies: 6
Views: 1834

Get Well Soon!

Hello Melinda - This is Joe Andrews. My best wishes go to you for a fast recovery. You have lots of friends out there! I also want to thank you for all of the wonderful work you have done with the Grand Prix Qualifiers. Hopefully, you will be back on your feet soon. -And maybe you can make a guest a...
by Joe Andrews
Mon Sep 27, 2004 8:18 pm
Forum: Hardwood Spades
Topic: Editorial - Luck In Spades / Tourney Formats
Replies: 49
Views: 9451

The Hail Mary of Spades

Since I come from the Boston area, I vividly recall the famous pass by Doug Flutie. The game was broadacast on the Friday after Thanksgiving by Brent Musberger. ("Flutie is flushed; he lets it go, and - I don't believe it, Phelan has caught the ball. -And Boston College wins") This was the play that...
by Joe Andrews
Mon Sep 27, 2004 11:33 am
Forum: Hardwood Spades
Topic: Editorial - Luck In Spades / Tourney Formats
Replies: 49
Views: 9451

Grand Prix Nationals - Attendance

Hi Sweeety!

Thanks for kind words. We reached 50 Teams at the GP National, because of the last-minute Door entries. Ray Schabell was a great Host / Director, and most players had fun.

Fun - ISN'T THAT WHAT IT IS ALL ABOUT?
by Joe Andrews
Mon Sep 27, 2004 11:11 am
Forum: Hardwood Spades
Topic: Editorial - Luck In Spades / Tourney Formats
Replies: 49
Views: 9451

"The Great Debate"

"On and On" Hello once again. During the past week, I have viewed so many diverse responses to my original post on the topic of Luck vs. Skill in the game of Spades. Rather than critique each of these responses in detail, I will state my ten final and brief opinions Then I will give a short editoria...
by Joe Andrews
Fri Sep 24, 2004 7:16 am
Forum: Hardwood Spades
Topic: Editorial - Luck In Spades / Tourney Formats
Replies: 49
Views: 9451

Reply to Zdawg / GP event

Hi there "Z Dawg" - Thank you for your comments. This post seems to have stimulated some interesting responses. We could debate the luck / skill factor in Spades, and the influence it has in any "live" or "on-line" tourney, until every cow at the Ben and Jerry dairy farm in Vermont decides to walk d...