| Donald G. Labaj
PO Box 634, Berea, Ohio 44017-0634
Phone (216) 973-0525
Fax (440) 243-7061
$30.00 buy-in, Poor House Game
If you lose all of your chips, you continue to receive cards until you win a hand.
Until that time, when it is your deal, the table antes for you.
Dealer antes $.10 per player for the table and deals whatever game he likes. Unless the dealer specifies otherwise, it is implied that an Ace is always the highest single card in a hand, a deuce the lowest. In low-ball games, straights and flushes can’t be used as low hands with the exception of the ‘little wheel’ (A-2-3-4-5), which is the lowest possible hand.
$.10 minimum bet.
$.50 maximum bet in 7-card games through the first 4 cards, $1.00 maximum bet on the remaining 3 cards.
$1.00 maximum bet on any card in 5-card games.
Three raises are permitted on each card dealt, in any denomination, $.10 minimum.
Checking, then raising, is permitted and-depending on who's involved-encouraged.
In games where there are community cards and no individual exposed hands, the bet will float clockwise with each card dealt, starting from the dealer’s left. In all other non-draw hands, the player with the highest hand (in high, and split-pot games) controls the bet, the player with the worst hand (in low-ball games) controls the bet. In draw games, the player who first opens controls the bet.