Club that stood test of time

Having held the club’s cards close to their chests for nearly 81 years, Bonecrusher, Chicken Man, Two-Ply, Stonewall, Maestro, Master Painter, The Ed and Lucky Larry have finally shown their hands. The eight poker-faced men – who go by their witty nicknames when they meet in the President’s Room at the Port Elizabeth St George’s Club every Friday – comprise the city’s “oldest established permanent poker game” and are formally known as the Port Elizabeth Club Poker Club.

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