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UNIT 143 of






Becky Hubert, President

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St. Louis Winter Sectional

January 12-14, 2018


Click HERE for Tournament Flyer


 NEW for this Sectional

ALL I/N Games are now 299er

The I/N 299er Sunday Swiss has been replaced with

two single session I/N 299er Pairs Games

Side games are now available both Friday and Saturday evenings


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Unit 143 New Board Members

Dennis Abeln (1st Term)

Becky Hubert (2nd Term)

Debbie Romero (1st Term)

Jay Shah (3rd Term)



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2017 Unit Game Schedule

Check participating locations.

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Unit 143 News

Unit 143 added the following new members last month:

Susan Cejka

Allison Hartman

Brenda  Merello

Tom Merello

Patricia Moreland

Lynn Nikolaisen

Marta Toczylowski



Welcome them when you meet them at the table. 

Unit membership is 1361

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As a courtesy to our players, we will publish game cancellations of Edwardsville, IL Unit 223 games in the banner header if there is inclement weather.

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In Memoriam

We will publish names of Unit members who pass away from us

and link to an obituary published in the St. Louis Post Dispatch. Please notify us.

It is with sadness that we note the passing of the following members of Unit 143:


Charles Southern, November 3, 2017  Click here for Obit


David McMullen, November 7, 2017  Click here for Obit


Colleen Roth, October 11, 2017  Click here for Obit


Mary Horwitz, October 29, 2017 Click here for Obit





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Unit 143 Board Meeting held on the second Wednesday of each month at

Creve Coeur Government Center Mtg Room 1, 7 PM

Review the recent Unit 143 IRS filing for 2015: Form 990-EZ

This is the current filing posted Mar. 2017.

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District 8 News

Current District 8 Advocate Web newsletter

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Unit Masterpoint Races YTD

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Honor Roll

masterpoint ranking requirements for those joining prior to 1/1/10
masterpoint ranking requirements for those joining 1/1/10 or later


All Advancers in 2017 updated 11/7/2017


Life Master Milestones


Kudos to:

*** New Life Masters ***






*** New Bronze Life Masters ***


Jean Srenco



*** New Silver Life Master ***

Donald Nies

Doug O'Leary


*** New Ruby Life Master ***




*** New Gold Life Master ***




*** New Sapphire Life Master ***




*** New Diamond Life Master ***



*New Emerald Life Master *

*** New Platinum Life Master***




*** New Grand Life Master***


*** Other Advancers ***


Mary Frank

Rebecca Hawley

Susan Stangler

Ellen Deutsch

Linda Lebowitz

Joan Millman

Dette Reh

Janice Anderson

Warren Winer

Richard Ahrens

Amy Galvin

Bradley Karner

James Meteer

Kathryn Schneider

R. B. Silverstein

Kathy Hagedorn

Marianne Witschy

Dan Waeltermann



The Colorado Springs analysis that they call

'Power Rankings'.

Frequently Asked Questions about Power Rankings.

Click here for our unit. 

This analysis will continue to be available on the Honor Rolls page;

in the future, you can access from News/Membership Services.

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ACBL launches new Learn to Play Bridge

free download web application software

 Learn To Play Bridge can now be directly shared with friends and family

over the Internet. Play a hand and share it on Facebook, Twitter or through email!



Join the ACBL

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Bridge Hand of the Week

ACBL Bridge Bites

bridge articles - geared toward the beginner/newcomer bridge player

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Fringe Benefits of Bridge? Brainpower!!!

Playing your cards right can help keep you sharp long after retirement

by Jon Saraceno,  AARP Bulletin, March 2015

Bridge makes us use our brains.picture of brain

When doctors evaluate games that are most effective in

staving off dementia, bridge is always at the top of the list

Bridge players are the most successful agers on earth.

Although it cannot cure Alzheimer's, bridge is a wonderful game

to slow the onset and progression of Alzheimer's.

University of CA, Irvine       

Institute for Memory Impairments       

and Neurological Disorders       


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