The Devil's Tickets: A Night of Bridge, a Fatal Hand, and a New American Age

The Devil's Tickets: A Night of Bridge, a Fatal Hand, and a New American Age

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Kansas City, 1929: Myrtle and Jack Bennett sit down with another couple for an evening of bridge. As the game intensifies, Myrtle complains that Jack is a “bum bridge player.” For such insubordination, he slaps her hard in front of their stunned guests and announces he is leaving. Moments later, sobbing, with a Colt .32 pistol

in hand, Myrtle fires four shots, killing her husband.

The Roaring 1920s inspired nationwide fads–flagpole sitting, marathon dancing,… (more)

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Publisher: Crown (June 09, 2009)

Format: EPUB

File size: 2.7 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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