Some articles on bridge player, player, bridge:
... Helen Sobel Smith (1910 – September 11, 1969) was an American bridge player ... She is said to have been the "greatest woman bridge player of all time" and "may well have been the most brilliant card player of all time" She won 35 North American Bridge Championships ... In a tribute former editor and publisher of The Bridge World Edgar Kaplan said "Helen's style was frisky and aggressive – so aggressive that some of her male partners were intimidated ...
Famous quotes containing the words player and/or bridge:
“There has been in our time a lack of reliance on language and a lack of experimentation which are frightening to anyone who sees them as symptoms. We know the phenomenon of stage-fright: it holds the player shivering, incapable of speech or action. Perhaps there is an audience-fright which the play can feel, which leaves him with these incapacities.”
—Muriel Rukeyser (19131980)
“London Bridge is broken down,
Dance oer my lady lee,
London Bridge is broken down,
With a gay lady.
How shall we build it up again?
Dance oer my lady lee,”
—Unknown. London Bridge (l. 16)