Dresden Duplicate Club 12-22
Posted: Wednesday, December 23, 2009 1:49 pm
Dresden Duplicate Bridge Club met for their annual Christmas Dinner Party at 11:30 a.m. Dec. 11. We were so delighted, fortunate and blessed at this Christmas season to have eight tables in play.
After a welcome to each and everyone from all the cities around and prayer said for the food; the bridge players filed by the table ladened with food. Being served was a baked country ham, baked by Bill Pritchett and Corn Light Bread compliments of Debbie Plumlee of Dresden. There was also dish after dish of asparagus, broccoli, two casseroles of sweet potatoes, homemade loaf bread, strawberry salad, a beautiful cauliflower and grape salad, a chopped cranberry salad, a congealed cranberry salad and a shrimp cocktail. For beverages, there was Cokes, Pepsi, Sprite, coffee and spirited grape juice. For desserts there was old time mincemeat pie, apple pan dowdy, strawberry Jello cake, chocolate pie, apple pie and cookies.
Welcome guests were Betty Amberg, Betty Fields, Margie Evans and Betty Jo Wheeler, all from Hickman, Ky.
Gifts were given to all the players and prizes were given to players winning first and second in North, South, and first and second in East, West. Harlan and Jean McCartney of Paris were missed. They were out because of illness.
Winners of this Membership Game were Dr. Tom Mayo of Dresden and Betty Fields of Hickman. First and second place winners in the North/South were Dr. Bob Sanner of Union City and Betty Amberg of Hickman, Ky. Third place in North/South was Roberta Meyer of Puryear and Gene Fulks of Paris. Winners in the East/West were first Jackye Hohman andCarol Ehlers of Paris; second were Reba Nell Brasfield and Jane Young, both of Dresden and third Ruthie Jenkins and Joni Martin of Paris.
All had a great year and appreciate all our dedicated players who come week after week, and those who come when they are able. Dresden Duplicate Club is a great place to play and enjoy our friends from all the counties involved.
Play were resume on Jan. 7, 2010, same place, same time – 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday afternoons. Happy New Year wcp 12-22-09