The articles suspected were an American ham, an open game pie, and certain jellies.
The former had to be cast off; the latter to be extirpated; and yet he had not force enough to play an open game.
Life had been for him an open game, and he had played for high stakes.
The open game has come to stay, and attempts to further restrict it have met with strong opposition.
It is doubtful if two such finished exponents of the open game have ever met before or since.