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Pleasant evening long ago
Charles Goren
October 26, 1959
News of the passing of Football Commissioner Bert Bell and a question which came to me in the mail that same day combined to recall a bridge hand of long ago which will serve perhaps as Bert's bridge epitaph. In the days when I could ill afford such blows, this same hand very nearly served as my own.
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October 26, 1959

Pleasant Evening Long Ago

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Yes, it is O.K. to lead an ace against a slam bid—if you have at least two of them.

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