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272                       QUADRILLE.
king and one small diamond, king of spades, king and one small heart. Lead a small trump, and the chance is 1749 to 890, or near 2 to 1.
16.  Spadille, three, four, five, six, and seven of clubs, king and one diamond, king of spades, and king of hearts. That it wins is about 275 to 2.
17.  Manille, king, queen, two small spades, or clubs, king, and a small heart, queen, knave, and one small diamond.
18.  Manille, king, knave, two small spades, or clubs, king and a small heart, queen and two small diamonds.
19.  Basto, king, queen, two small spades or clubs, queen and two small hearts, king and a small diamond.
20.  Basto, king, knave, two small clubs or spades, king and queen of diamonds, queen, and two small hearts.
Games in Red, Elder-Hand, and leading Trumps.
1.  Three matadores in hearts, king and one diamond, king and one spade, king and two clubs. That it wins is 24 to 11, or about 2 to 1.
2.  Three matadores, and the three of hearts, king and one small diamond, king and queen of clubs, and two small spades. That it wins is 7010 to 1661, above 4 to 1 ; beside the chance that the kings and queen pass, though the player should not fetch out all the trumps.
3.  Three matadores, and three and four of hearts, king and one small club, and three dia­monds. That it wins is almost 4 to 3.
4.  Three matadores, three, four, and five of hearts, two small diamonds, and two small clubs. That it wins is 291 to 86, or above 10 to 3.
5.  Spadille, manille, punto, queen, three, and four of hearts, two small diamonds, and two small
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