The Whist Tournament, open to members of the Chess and Whist Club, has been running on for some time past. Eight couples entered and of the twenty-eight matches, - each couple has to play every other, - seventeen have been played. If the remaining games are not finished by the end of this week, the tournament will not be completed this year.
The matches played thus far have resulted as follows:
Ewer and Willard vs. Bailey and Williams 30 pts. to 21; Jacoby and Coffin vs. Hiler and Alden 31 pts. to 16; Hiler and Alden vs. Ewer and Willard 30 pts. to 11; Frothingham and Small vs. Goodrich and Parker 29 pts. to 18; Hiler and Alden vs. Bailey and Williams 32 pts. to 16; Jacoby and Coffin vs. Goodrich and Parker 30 pts. to 18; Bailey and Williams vs. Frothingham and Small 39 pts. to 22; Hiler and Alden vs. Webster and Conger 27 pts. to 19; Ewer and Willard vs. Jacoby and Coffin 27 pts. to 20; Webster and Conger vs. Ewer and Willard 28 pts. to 11; Frothingham and Small vs. Hiler and Alden 19 pts. to 15; Goodrich and Parker vs. Bailey and Williams 30 pts. to 20; Jacoby and Coffin vs. Webster and Conger 29 pts to 27; Ewer and Willard vs. Atherton and Winsor 27 pts. to 22; Jacoby and Coffin vs. Atherton and Winsor 27 pts. to 13; Bailey and Williams vs. Jacoby and Coffin 25 pts. to 14.