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BRAG. The Boston Table.
Brag, a game not near so much in vogue as for­merly, is played with a whole pack of cards, and rather variously conducted by different parties, but the following is given as one of the most scientific methods. As many persons as the cards, leaving a few for stock, will supply, may play at a time, all of whom are to lay down three stakes a-piece, one for the best whist card turned up in the deal; the second for the best brag-hand, and the third for the eldest hand obtaining 31, or the next number under that. The dealer is to give
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