- deck of 53 old maid cards
Object of the Game
To discard all of your cards and not get left holding the Old Maid card.
Shuffle the cards and deal all of the cards face down. Some players may have more cards than others. That's OK.
Players sort their cards and place any number or face card pairs face down in front of them.
If a player has three cards of the same number or face card, he keeps one card in his hand and places the pair face down on the table. …