The Joker is a playing card found in most modern card decks, as an addition to
the standard four suits Originating in the United States during its civil war, the ...
The history behind the most intriguing card of our 52-card decks is revealed.
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Sep 6, 2013 ... The joker is an obscure and (according to some) useless addition to a deck of
modern playing cards -- but it was originally a powerful card.
Two converging stories. The first comes from the Tarot deck, which has 4 side
suits (14 cards each) and a 22-card trump suit with numbers I-XXI and The Fool,...
Apr 8, 2016 ... The 'Joker' is believed to have been invented by American Euchre players who,
when modifying the rules sometime during the 1860s, decided ...
Qualification: Avid Card Player Answer: The pack is based on historical courts.
Out of the four Kings, only two are smiling. The two jokers belong to the two
Catherine Perry Hargrave documents jokers from 1862 and 1865 in her book A
History of Playing Cards. The 1862 card has a tiger on it and the label "Highest ...
Standard decks normally contain two or more additional cards, designated jokers
, each depicting a traditional court jester. Few games employ them, and those ...
Mar 19, 2004 ... It is played with a standard deck of 52 playing cards, plus two jokers. In this game
, the card rankings are 2 low to Ace high. Jokers are wild.
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