Judy supplies a detailed explanation of how to overcome the prickly job of peeling a sabra!

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How to prepare the prickly pear
Category: Leisure
Issue No. 176
 

"One of the many things no one tells you about aging is that it is such a nice change from being young. Ah, being young is beautiful, but being old is comfortable." These and other words of wisdom from Ganit Jennia Chodorov are sure to make you smile.

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HUMOR
Category: Leisure
Issue No. 176
 

Alan makes helpful suggestions of how to handle the bidding where a slam is by no means certain with a combined partnership holding of between 30 and 32 HCP. The art here is to treat the hands like two parts of a jigsaw puzzle and, through judicious bidding, explore how well they fit together.

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Bids and Pieces
Category: Leisure
Issue No. 176
 

Hey, what have we here! Miss Marple vs. Robert Mitchum, Agatha Christie against Mickey Spillane. Other players include Lauren Bacall, Raymond Chandler, Philip Marlowe and, of course, Hercule Poirot. Thrilling matches, well described and annotated – but to truly appreciate all this you must know a game called bridge.

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Justice Is Done
Category: Leisure
Issue No. 175
 

A regular ESRA feature, here is the latest compilation of readers' humorous contributions of jokes and reminiscences to bring smiles to readers' faces.

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A bit of humor
Category: Leisure
Issue No. 175
 

This regular feature offers to provide smiles with some 'Good Quotes', some humorous 'Classified Advertisements' and various jokes.

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A bit of Humor
Category: Leisure
Issue No. 174
 

The semifinals of the Crime Writers’ Association annual knockout teams tournament provided all the razzle-dazzle and top-notch bridge the fans had come to expect from the star-studded field.

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THE LAST LAUGH
Category: Leisure
Issue No. 174
 

Outstanding photos from our 173 photo competition, and details of the current competition - TRADITIONS

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Now this is what we call a ‘cold snap’: Photo Contest 173
Category: Leisure
Issue No. 173
 

Expectations ran high ahead of the semifinals of the Crime Writers Association annual knockout team tournament and the fans were not to be disappointed. Alan Caplan describes the exciting competition.

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Out with the Falcon
Category: Leisure
Issue No. 173
 

Some good jokes to keep you smiling!

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A bit of Humor
Category: Leisure
Issue No. 173
 
 
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