Gambling Times Magazine (INDEX)

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1977 – 1988
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1977

FEBRUARY 1977

Stanley Roberts. Insurance.

APRIL 1977

Stanley Roberts. Surrender or die!
REVIEW by Elbert Walker: Blackjack Gold by Lance Humble

MAY 1977

Stanley Roberts. Blackjack Winner.

JUNE 1977

Stanley Roberts. Blackjack: The English experience.

JULY 1977

Austin’s Starter System for Blackjack.
Stanley Roberts. Roberts vs Jimmy the Greek.

AUGUST 1977

David Sklansky. The Key Card Concept.

OCTOBER 1977

Frank Adornetto. Blackjack Table LimitsMini and Maxi.

NOVEMBER 1977

Stanley Roberts. Barring winners.

DECEMBER 1977

Mike Newman. Behind the scenes at the longest blackjack game in history.

1978

FEBRUARY 1978

Basic rules of casino blackjack.
Basic strategy for a 4-deck play.
Howard D. Mitchell, Blackjack Systems From Basic Strategy to Expert
Stanley Roberts. The only honest game in Nevada.
Lance Humble. The future of casino blackjack.
Ken Uston. Binions vs Uston $100,000 on the line.
Delores Perry. Controversy between counters and casinos.
Mike Newman. Players errors at the blackjack table.
David Sklansky. Blackjack development of basic strategy.
REVIEW by Daniel Rodgers: The Accu-count system for winning blackjack.

MARCH 1978

Stanley Roberts. Caveat emptor.

APRIL 1978

Stanley Roberts. The only game in town.
Bud Thomas. So you want to be a professional blackjack player?

MAY 1978

Stanley Roberts. PLAYBJ: A computer game for teaching blackjack.
Walter Tyminski. Card counting and the law: The Mark Estes case.

JUNE 1978

Stanley Roberts. A declaration of war.

JULY 1978

Stanley Roberts. The most accurate blackjack system?

AUGUST 1978

Stanley Roberts. Welcome Dr. Thorp.

SEPTEMBER 1978

Stanley Roberts. The elusive goal of accuracy.
Ace Jacks. Blackjack power plays.
Sahara World championship of blackjack.

DECEMBER 1978

Stanley Roberts. A lesson in soft-doubling strategy.
Dan Heneghan. Blackjack rules in Atlantic City.
Edward O. Thorp. World Championship of Blackjack.

1979

JANUARY 1979

Stanley Roberts. The world’s worst blackjack players.

MARCH 1979

Stanley Roberts. The first blackjack tournament.

APRIL 1979

Stanley Roberts. The final round: World Championship of Blackjack.

MAY 1979

Stanley Roberts. Good blackjack players go directly to jail.
Helen Estrada. So You Wanna Be A Blackjack Dealer?

JUNE 1979

Stanley Roberts. How to end the barring controversy.
Dave Wheeler. How to develop a blackjack memory.
Sahara blackjack tournament.

JULY 1979

Stanley Roberts. Surrender or die.

AUGUST 1979

Stanley Roberts. Casino blackjack: an unsporting position.
B. J. Player. Thoughts on blackjack.
Lance Humble. Blackjack Gold-Part I.

SEPTEMBER 1979

Lance Humble. Blackjack Gold-Part II.

OCTOBER 1979

Stanley Roberts. He’s not a card counter.
Lance Humble. Blackjack Gold-Part III.

NOVEMBER 1979

Stanley Roberts. Blackjack strategy for Atlantic City.
Lance Humble. Blackjack Gold-Part IV.

DECEMBER 1979

Stanley Roberts. The mini-max blackjack betting method.
Barbara Coyle. Games people play – Oregon style.
Lance Humble. Blackjack Gold-Part V.

1980

JANUARY 1980

Stanley Roberts. Taking stock.
Lance Humble. Blackjack Gold-Part VI.
Brown, Robert. They beat the casinos.
Keith Taft’s David Computer

FEBRUARY 1980

Stanley Roberts. The dishonored heroes.
Lance Humble. Blackjack Gold-Part VII.
David Spanier. Double exposure 21.
Ken Uston. The perfect blackjack player. (Uston’s account of his 1977 exploits with George.)

MARCH 1980

Stanley Roberts. World Championship of Blackjack.
World Blackjack Tournaments.
Lance Humble. Blackjack Gold-Part VIII.
Edward O. Thorp. Blackjack – beware the short shoe.

APRIL 1980

Bobby Rich. Playing blackjack in Las Vegas and Atlantic City.
Lance Humble. Blackjack Gold-Part IX.
Edward O. Thorp. BJ card trick.

MAY 1980

Allen D. Altus. & Skipper W. Rothfield. Fighting Blackjack Paronoia.
Stanley Roberts. Part I: Lawrence Revere: A final epitaph.

JUNE/JULY 1980

Stanley Roberts. Part II: Lawrence Revere: A final eptaph.
Edward O. Thorp. Cheating at blackjack.
New champ for Sahara classic.

AUGUST 1980

Stanley Roberts. The good, the bad and the ugly.

SEPT 1980

Stanley Roberts. Play it again stan.
W. W. Sayre. A mathematical case against progressive betting systems.

OCTOBER 1980

Len Miller. Bienvenido, senor blackjack.
Thomas Cate. The chance-skill blackjack system.
Stanley Roberts. Basic strategy for Atlantic City.
Howard D. Mitchell. How to play double exposure 21.

NOVEMBER 1980

Stanley Roberts. Concerning Lance Humble.

DECEMBER 1980

Stanley Roberts. Back to basics.

1981

JANUARY 1981

Stanley Roberts. Part I: Card counting – Why, how and which.

FEBRUARY 1981

Stanley Roberts. Part I: Card counting – Why, how and which.

MARCH 1981

Stanley Roberts. Part I: Card counting – Why, how and which.
Dennis Robinson. Blackjack in the Philippines.

APRIL 1981

Stanley Roberts. The great blackjack scam.

MAY 1981

Stanley Roberts. High ticket system.
Ace Scanner. Secret weapon for counters.

JUNE 1981

Stanley Roberts. Tournament blackjack.
Jack Lewis. Blackjack and the not so sweet.

JULY 1981

Stanley Roberts. Cheating at blackjack.
Len Miller. Tournament blackjack.

GT Cover 08/81AUGUST 1981

Tex Sheahan. Ken Uston Tells All.
Stanley Roberts. Rule changes.

SEPTEMBER 1981

Stanley Roberts. The Atlantic City blackjack issue.

OCTOBER 1981

Stanley Roberts. Much ado about nothing: A tale of Atlantic City in two parts.

NOVEMBER 1981

Stanley Roberts. Potpourri.

DECEMBER 1981

Stanley Roberts. A rose by any other name.
Bruce McClarren. Positive progression blackjack system.

1982

GT Cover 01/82JANUARY 1982

21st Anniversary of Blackjack.
Atlantic City basic strategy update.
Edward O. Thorp. A favorable strategy for twenty-one.
Julian Braun. Blackjack: The computer and I.
Ken Uston. Playing blackjack in an evolutionary environment.
Richard Canfield. Blackjack inside and out.
Lance Humble. I remember the good old days.
Snyder, Arnold. The profit formula.

FEBRUARY 1982

Stanley Roberts. The richest blackjack tournament ever.

MAY 1982

Stanley Roberts. Sands International blackjack open.

JUNE 1982

Stanley Roberts. Players control own destiny.

JULY 1982

Stanley Roberts. Tournaments-building a better mouse trap.

AUGUST 1982

Stanley Roberts. Card counter score Uston: 1, Atlantic City casinos: 0, The public: ?

SEPTEMBER 1982

Stanley Roberts. Going public.

OCTOBER 1982

Stanley Roberts. Double dealing in Atlantic City.

NOVEMBER 1982

Stanley Roberts. Atlantic City reader report.
Richard Canfield A. Beating video blackjack.

DECEMBER 1982

Stanley Roberts. Enter Ms. BJ.

1983

JANUARY 1983

Stanley Roberts. Enter Ms. BJ.

FEBRUARY 1983

Stanley Roberts. To toke or not to toke, that is the question.
Len Miller. Gaming on the High Seas.

MARCH 1983

Reno/Tahoe Issue
Stanley Roberts. Revenue trends in Atlantic City blackjack.

APRIL 1983

Stanley Roberts. On the road again at last.

MAY 1983

Stanley Roberts. Kelly is Murphy’s brother-in-law.
Hal Straus. Blackjack Martinique style.

JUNE 1983

Stanley Roberts. Untitled.
Stupak, Bob. Double Exposure 21 (From the inside out).

JULY 1983

Stanley Roberts. Tribute to a bad man: Meyer Lansky.
P. Stinnett. 21 Ways to drive your blackjack dealer crazy.
Gene Garofalo. Down for the count.
The Guesser. Blackjack in North Dakota.
Macias, Frank. The son of Thorp system.

AUGUST 1983

Stanley Roberts. Fun money and new world record blackjack winnings.
Malmuth, Mason. The ultimate blackjack weapon – card domination.

SEPTEMBER 1983

Stanley Roberts. Playing in the big casinos.
Alfred Sheinwold. Blackjack home style.

OCTOBER 1983

Stanley Roberts. Reprint of April 1978 article.

NOVEMBER 1983

Stanley Roberts. Catskills casino controversy.
The $375,000 Desert Inn blackjack tournament.

DECEMBER 1983

Stanley Roberts. Untitled.
Malmuth, Mason. Card domination II – The ultimate blackjack weapon.

1984

MARCH 1984

Haven Earle Haley. The winner speaks: Desert Inn tourney.

GT Cover 04/84APRIL 1984

Beginner’s guide to blackjack.

MAY 1984

Malmuth, Mason. Card domination III.

JUNE 1984

Stanley Roberts. Happenings in the blackjack field.
Staley, Lee. Blackjack insurance: A piece of the rock.
Herd Oxstein. Those chirping blackjack birds.
Australia’s second blackjack tournament.
How to Get Casino Credit.

JULY 1984

Stanley Roberts. The March 1984 $350,000 Desert Inn blackjack tournament.

AUGUST 1984

Stanley Roberts. The insurance rule.

SEPTEMBER 1984

Stanley Roberts. The dealer’s chances.

OCTOBER 1984

Stanley Roberts. Playing with a computer.

NOVEMBER 1984

Stanley Roberts. Desert Inn Casino Marketing International highlights.

1985

JANUARY 1985

Richard Canfield A. Propel your paradoxes to profit.

FEBRUARY 1985

Stanley Roberts. Recent tournament results.
Earle Haley. No elimination! A landmark tournament idea.

MARCH 1985

Edward Rhoades. Eddie, Freddie and Don.

MAY 1985

Richard Canfield A. Part I: Blackjack 1985 – The state of an art.

JUNE 1985

Stanley Roberts. Does cut-card position hurt the non-counting blackjack player?
Richard Canfield A. Part II: Blackjack 1985 – The state of an art.
Sylvia Sandroff. Blackjack paranoia in Egypt.

SEPTEMBER 1985

Stanley Roberts. John Scarne Dies.
Brad (BJ) Player. Blackjack: Card behavior and shuffling.
Marvin Karlins. How to Win … and Not Get Barred: Part I. (The Psychological Edge column) (p.16)
Rose, I. Nelson. Counting Is Not Cheating. (Gambling & the Law column)(p.24)

OCTOBER 1985

Stanley Roberts. Untitled.

DECEMBER 1985

Stanley Roberts. Dr. Wilson replies on the subject of cut card position.
Ron Marshall. Don’t be a blackjack bozo.

1986

JANUARY 1986

Stanley Roberts. Cut card & myths.
Donald Drake. How I won a blackjack tournament.

FEBRUARY 1986

James F. Light. Play the dealer.

MARCH 1986

Stanley Roberts. Basic strategy changes.
Mike Caro. Gambling’s important decisions.

APRIL 1986

Stanley Roberts. Chance, computers and cards.
Beginner’s corner: The basics of blackjack.

MAY 1986

Donald Drake. Sands $325,000 gala blackjack tournament.
Don Melvin. Back to basic strategy.

JULY 1986

Donald Drake. Frontier blackjack tournament.
Robert Gates. Why be a loser.
Don Melvin. Beyond basic strategy.

AUGUST 1986

Stanley Roberts. One more skirmish.
Getting the most out of junkets.

SEPTEMBER 1986

Stanley Roberts. Casino countermeasures.

OCTOBER 1986

Stanley Roberts. Dishonest countermeasures.
Donald Drake. Blackjack mini tourneys’ new challenge.

NOVEMBER 1986

Stanley Roberts. Protecting yourself.

DECEMBER 1986

International Gaming Issue
Stanley Roberts. Bankrolling your play.

1987

JANUARY 1987

Stanley Roberts. The ten commandments.
Dr. Sourwine. Before you play, know what you’re playing.

FEBRUARY 1987

David Sklansky. The key card concept – An extra edge at the blackjack table.
Gary Shenfeld. Claridge blackjack championship.

MARCH 1987

Gary Shenfeld. Claridge blackjack championship.
Stanley Roberts. The future of casino gambling.

APRIL 1987

Stanley Roberts. Basic bad bets.

MAY 1987

Stanley Roberts. Caveat emptor.
J. R. Miller. A system for blackjack toking.

JUNE 1987

Stanley Roberts. Preparing to win.
Hal Rosen. Bad luck blackjack: There goes the game.
Brian Moobery. Fun blackjack may be the game for you.
Malmuth, Mason. Part I: Blackjack biases.

JULY/AUGUST 1987

Stanley Roberts. The dealer’s chances.
Malmuth, Mason. Part II: Blackjack biases.
William T. Ziemba. How Bets Effect Odds.
World Gaming Directory. Reprinted from Gambling & Wagering Business Magazine.

SEPTEMBER 1987

Stanley Roberts. Kelly is Murphy’s brother-in-law.

OCTOBER 1987

Stanley Roberts. The insurance rule.

NOVEMBER 1987

Alvin Moore. Part I: Blackjack breakthrough.

DECEMBER 1987

Stanley Roberts. The most accurate blackjack system?
Alvin Moore. Part 2: Blackjack breakthrough.

1988

JANUARY/FEBRUARY 1988

Stanley Roberts. A double dose of death: Kenneth Uston dies.
Mike Caro. The great blackjack slow roll.
Alvin Moore. Blackjack: Why the wash doesn’t always come out clean.
Newell, John. In defense of progressive blackjack.

MARCH/APRIL 1988

Stanley Roberts. Computer can put you in chips.

NOTE: Gambling Times Magazine continued publication in 1990 as Win Magazine. Then, in 2001, Gambling Times Magazine was brought back for a few more years. See Stanley Roberts.