Mamy Susan

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2 Decks.  Medium (20%).  Skill/Luck balanced.

 

Object

To move all the cards to the foundations.

 

Layout

8 foundation piles (across top) - build up in suit from Ace to King.

 

10 tableau piles (below foundations) - build down by alternate color.  Only one card at a time may be moved.  Spaces may be filled by any card.  At the start of the game 4 cards are dealt face up to each pile.

 

stock (top left, face down) - turn over 1 card at a time to the waste by clicking.  No redeals.

 

waste (next to stock) - top card is available for play on the foundations or tableau.

 

reserve (bottom) - top card may be played only to the foundations.  At the start of the game 6 cards are dealt to this pile (the top card is face up)

 

Options

AutoPlay

 

History

Mamy Susan is a variation of the classic game Forty Thieves.  Its origin is unknown, but it is played in France.  It was sent to Pretty Good Solitaire by Francois Jammes of France.

 

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