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Strange events at Episcopal sociable: At the Arlington House host Sherman threw his parlors and dining hall open to all guests and arranged the hall for dancing and refreshments, and the cozy parlors for whist parties... Before the church members began to arrive he placed a pack of cards on tables and allowed events to take place. Some graceless wag came early and decided to have a little sport at the expense of the church... taking three aces and a couple of jacks from one pack exchanging them with three queens and two kings from the other. …

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