Cards Played In Error
58. Should the third hand play before the second, the fourth may play
before his partner.
59. Should the third hand not have played, and the fourth hand play
before his partner, the latter may be called on to win or lose the
60. Should any one have omitted playing to a former trick, and such
error be not discovered till he has played to the next, the adversaries
may claim a new deal. Should they decide that the deal stand good, the
surplus card at the end of the hand is considered to have been played to
the imperfect trick, but does not constitute a revoke therein.
61. If any one play two cards to the same trick, or mix his trump or
other card with a trick to which it does not properly belong, and the
mistake is not discovered till the hand is played out, he is answerable
for all the consequent revokes he may have made.
If during the play of the hand the error be detected, the tricks may be
counted face downwards, to ascertain if there be among them a card too
many; should this be the case, the trick may be searched, and the card
restored. The player is, however, liable for all the revokes he may have
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