Bring Your Checkbooks -

July 18, 2014
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Bring Your Checkbooks -

To the WORD CUP! We’ve got lots of items for the silent auction and for sale, including those pictured here. If you’d like to curl up with one of these cozy T-shirt throws as you compete, bid on it at the Word Cup silent auction in Madison.  Choose ”Zyzzyva” with red and black-dot contrasting background or ”Triple Nerd Score” with...
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Reno Was Great!

July 7, 2014
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Reno Was Great!

Some of us even won money.   We all had a good time.  Here we are posing after the awards ceremony. Photo by Patricia Wong.     Rick and Patricia Wong selecting the Friend of the Director winner.                                ...
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Summer In Oregon – How Wonderful!

June 30, 2014
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Summer In Oregon – How Wonderful!

 And Oregonians know how to enjoy it.  Only a trace of rain fell during the afternoon.  Several games were played in the sunshine on Scott’s patio.  I was too busy enjoying the ambience to take many pictures, but did manage to catch some of the winners.   Here are Joanne Manson, Tom Lackaff, and Noah...
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Tempe Has Its Tenth!

June 15, 2014
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Tempe Has Its Tenth!

We celebrated the 10th anniversary of our Scrabble® Club in Tempe, AZ with a tournament on Saturday, June 14. Some highlights:  In Division 1, Jim Lamerand, probably the club’s most loyal member, was Gibsonized for the final round and took first place with a 7-1 record. Travis Carlson, who drove up from Tucson, took second....
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Lester Schonbrun Memorial Tournament – Winners

May 31, 2014
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Lester Schonbrun Memorial Tournament – Winners

This was another fun-filled tournament ably organized and directed by Bennett Jacobstein.  The weather was ideal and the companionship was terrific.  In addition to the division prizes, there was a special prize for the word best describing Lester Schonbrun.  Dominick Mancine won this with “beloved”.  First place winners in both divisions received a commemorative...
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