Friday Evening Pairs Friday Eve Session September 14, 2018
Scores after  9 rounds  Average:   54.0      Section  A
Pair    Pct   Score      Section Rank      MPs
                         A     B     C
 10   64.81   70.00  A   1                1.00(A)  J Michael Hill - Mae Hill
  1   59.26   64.00  A   2                0.70(A)  Judith Zimmerman - Larry Jones
  8   56.02   60.50  A   3                0.50(A)  Jim Bachelder - Gary Shade
  3   52.31   56.50  C   4     1     1    0.56(B)  Aimee Johnson - Mark Cook
  2   51.39   55.50  C         2     2    0.39(B)  Diane Halloran - Ronald Rybak
  6   50.46   54.50  C         3          0.28(B)  Sherry Seress
  9   45.37   49.00  B                             Lola Marcus - Linda Rice
  4   43.98   47.50  B                             Joe Wernet - Ella Uretsky
  5   40.28   43.50  B                             Frank Paynter - Jo Anne Paynter
  7   36.11   39.00  C                             Keith Smith


                              **PAIRS**
BOARD     1     2     3     4     5     6     7     8     9    10
  /
   1>     2-    0     2-    1-    1     3     1-    4     4     0
         130* -110*  130* -130   100* -100  -130   150*  110  -150

   2>     0     2-    4     4     2-    1-    0     1     1-    3
        -100*  140*  530*  100   140* -140  -530   110* -140  -110

   3>     3-    2     1      -    3-     -    3     0     2     4
         640*  620*  600* -640   640* -640  -600   500* -620  -500

   4>     2     3-    2     1      -    3-     -    3     0     4
        -170   200*  170*  140* -200   200* -200  -140  -200*  200

   5>     4     3-    0     3-     -    2     2      -    1     3
         630   100* -630*  100* -100  -130*  130  -100  -300*  300

   6>     3     1     1     1     3     4     0     3     3     1
         450  -450* -450* -450*  450  -200*  200   450  -230*  230

   7>     3     4     3     0     3     1     1     3     1     1
         100*  110   100* -110*  100* -100   -90*   90  -100  -100

   8>     1     3     3     1     4     1     1     3     0     3
         420* -420   430*  420*  480* -430   420* -420  -480  -420

   9>     0     2     3-    2     1      -    3-     -    3     4
       -1400*  120    50* -120* -400*  -50    50*  -50   400  1400

  10>     0     0     2-    3     1-    4     1     1-    2-    4
        -140  -170* -100   110*  100*  140* -110   100* -100   170

  11>     4     2     2     4     2     0     0     2     2     2
         200  -140*  140    50* -140* -200*  -50  -140*  140   140

  12>     2     3     4     1     0     2     3     4     0     1
          90   100*  600  -200* -600*  -90*  200   110* -110  -100

  13>     2-    2-    1-    0     1-    4     1-    2-    1-    2-
         100   100  -100* -630  -100*  630* -100*  100  -100*  100

  14>     2-    2-    1-    0     1-    4     1-    2-    1-    2-
         980   980  -980*  450  -980* -450* -980*  980  -980*  980

  15>      -    2      -     -     -    3-    2     3-    3-    3-
        -150  -130   100* -150   100*  150*  130* -100   150* -100

  16>     4     0     1-     -    3-    2-     -    2-    1-    3-
        -170*  170   420  -450*  450  -420* -450* -420*  420   450

  17>     2     2     0     3     3     0     1     4     4     1
        -170*  170 -1090   420*  300  -420* -300* 1090*  420  -420

  18>     1-    2-    2-    1-    2-    4     1-    1-    0     2-
        -620*  620   620  -620*  620  -170* -620* -620*  170   620

  19>     3     3-     -     -    0     2     1     2     3-    4
        -200   650* -650  -650   100* -620   200*  620*  650* -100

  20>     4     4     0     3     2     1     0     3     1     2
         990   100* -100   790  -650*  140  -990* -140* -790*  650

  21>     2     0     4     1     1     0     2     4     3     3
          50  -150*  150  -140  -130* -170   -50*  170*  140*  130

  22>     2     4     4     0     2     1     1     0     3     3
         140*  100   800* -800  -140    50* -150  -100*  150*  -50

  23>     4     1-    2-    1-    0     0     3     2-    1     4
         630* -600   600* -600  -630   170* -200   600*  200* -170

  24>     3     1     0     4     1     1     1     3     3     3
         110* -110   -50*   50  -110    50* -110   110*  110*  -50

  25>     2-     -    3-    4     0     3-    2-    1-     -    1-
        -100* -300*  300    50*  -50   300  -100*  100  -300*  100

  26>     3     3     3     3     1     1     0     1     1     4
         140*  140* -110   140* -140  -140  -100* -140   110*  100

  27>     2-    0     3     2-    1-    4     4     1-    1     0
         -50* -150*  100   -50*   50   150   110*   50  -100* -110

Board 1
North Deals
None Vul
K Q 10
K 7 6
K Q 4 3
K 7 6
A J 9 3
A Q 8 4
8 6
Q 10 2
N
WE
S
5
J 9 3
A 9 5 2
A J 5 4 3
8 7 6 4 2
10 5 2
J 10 7
9 8

EW 4; EW 3N; EW 5; EW 2; EW 1; Par −420

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
2 N21109-Marcus-Rice2-Halloran-Rybak
2 N−21006-Seress5-Paynter-Paynter
3 W41304-Wernet-Uretsky1-Zimmerman-Jones
2 E41307-Smith3-Johnson-Cook
2 N−315010-Hill-Hill8-Bachelder-Shade

Board 2
East Deals
N-S Vul
K 5
J 7
J 9 7 6
J 7 6 5 3
Q 10 9 7
A K 8 5 3 2
A 8 3
N
WE
S
8 3
10
K Q 5 4
K 10 9 8 4 2
A J 6 4 2
Q 9 6 4
10 2
A Q

EW 2; EW 3; EW 1N; EW 2; EW 1; Par −110

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
3 ×E−11004-Wernet-Uretsky1-Zimmerman-Jones
2 W211010-Hill-Hill8-Bachelder-Shade
3 W31406-Seress5-Paynter-Paynter
2 W31409-Marcus-Rice2-Halloran-Rybak
3 ×W35307-Smith3-Johnson-Cook

Board 3
South Deals
E-W Vul
Q 10 9 8 2
Q 10
Q 10 6
J 7 6
A 5
A
J 9 7 5 4 3
K Q 8 3
N
WE
S
K 6
K 6 5 3 2
A
A 10 9 4 2
J 7 4 3
J 9 8 7 4
K 8 2
5

EW 7; EW 4N; EW 4; EW 4; EW 1; Par −1700: NS 7×−7

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
3 ×N−350010-Hill-Hill8-Bachelder-Shade
5 E56007-Smith3-Johnson-Cook
5 E66209-Marcus-Rice2-Halloran-Rybak
5 W76404-Wernet-Uretsky1-Zimmerman-Jones
5 W76406-Seress5-Paynter-Paynter

Board 4
West Deals
Both Vul
J 8 5
K Q 9 6
K 2
K J 7 4
A 10 4
A 10 4
Q J 10 9 7
9 8
N
WE
S
K Q 9 7 6
J 2
A 6
Q 10 5 3
3 2
8 7 5 3
8 5 4 3
A 6 2

EW 5N; EW 5; EW 5; EW 2; EW 1; Par −660

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
2 W−220010-Hill-Hill9-Marcus-Rice
2 E31408-Bachelder-Shade4-Wernet-Uretsky
1 E41701-Zimmerman-Jones3-Johnson-Cook
3 E52005-Paynter-Paynter2-Halloran-Rybak
2 E52007-Smith6-Seress

Board 5
North Deals
N-S Vul
K Q 5
A 6
Q 7
K Q J 6 5 3
10 7 6
10 4 3
J 10 4 3 2
10 8
N
WE
S
A J 9 2
Q J 5 2
6
A 9 7 4
8 4 3
K 9 8 7
A K 9 8 5
2

N 4; NS 2N; N 2; NS 3; S 2; NS 1; S 1; Par +130

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
3 NTN46301-Zimmerman-Jones3-Johnson-Cook
2 ×E−230010-Hill-Hill9-Marcus-Rice
3 N41307-Smith6-Seress
3 NTN−11005-Paynter-Paynter2-Halloran-Rybak
3 NTN−11008-Bachelder-Shade4-Wernet-Uretsky

Board 6
East Deals
E-W Vul
K Q 9 7 4 2
A Q 8 7
J 5
9
A J 5
K 6 5 4
8 7 6 3
J 6
N
WE
S
8
J 10 9
A Q 9 4
K 7 5 3 2
10 6 3
3 2
K 10 2
A Q 10 8 4

NS 5; NS 3N; NS 2; NS 3; NS 1; Par +450

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
4 N54501-Zimmerman-Jones3-Johnson-Cook
4 N54505-Paynter-Paynter2-Halloran-Rybak
4 N54508-Bachelder-Shade4-Wernet-Uretsky
2 N623010-Hill-Hill9-Marcus-Rice
2 N52007-Smith6-Seress

Board 7
South Deals
Both Vul
K Q 7 4
K J 4 3
A J
A 7 3
A 8 5
6 2
K 9 8 3
Q 10 4 2
N
WE
S
10 3 2
A 9 7 5
Q 10 7
K 9 6
J 9 6
Q 10 8
6 5 4 2
J 8 5

NS 2; EW 2; EW 2; NS 1; Par +110

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
1 N21102-Halloran-Rybak4-Wernet-Uretsky
1 N2908-Bachelder-Shade7-Smith
1 N−11006-Seress3-Johnson-Cook
1 N−11009-Marcus-Rice5-Paynter-Paynter
1 N−110010-Hill-Hill1-Zimmerman-Jones

Board 8
West Deals
None Vul
J 8
9 4
Q 10 9 5
Q 9 8 7 2
6
A Q 8
A K 7 4 2
A 10 4 3
N
WE
S
A K 9 4
K 10 6 5 2
8 6
6 5
Q 10 7 5 3 2
J 7 3
J 3
K J

EW 5; EW 4N; EW 4; EW 2; EW 2; Par −450

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
4 E44202-Halloran-Rybak4-Wernet-Uretsky
4 E44208-Bachelder-Shade7-Smith
4 E442010-Hill-Hill1-Zimmerman-Jones
3 NTE44306-Seress3-Johnson-Cook
4 E64809-Marcus-Rice5-Paynter-Paynter

Board 9
North Deals
E-W Vul
J 8 7 5
5 3
A K 7 5 3
10 8
9 3
A 10 4
Q 10 8 6
9 6 4 3
N
WE
S
A 10 6 4
J 9 7 6
2
K Q 7 5
K Q 2
K Q 8 2
J 9 4
A J 2

S 2N; NS 2; N 1N; NS 2; NS 1; EW 1; Par +120

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
4 NT×W−5140010-Hill-Hill1-Zimmerman-Jones
3 NTS34009-Marcus-Rice5-Paynter-Paynter
2 NTS21202-Halloran-Rybak4-Wernet-Uretsky
3 NTS−1506-Seress3-Johnson-Cook
3 NTS−1508-Bachelder-Shade7-Smith

Board 10
East Deals
Both Vul
A K 9 5
A J 10 3
K 8 3
7 5
10 3 2
K 8 6
A Q 10 4 2
8 4
N
WE
S
Q J 8 6 4
5
J 9
A K 6 3 2
7
Q 9 7 4 2
7 6 5
Q J 10 9

NS 4; EW 2; EW 1; EW 1; Par +500: EW 4×−2

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
3 S417010-Hill-Hill2-Halloran-Rybak
4 S−11003-Johnson-Cook5-Paynter-Paynter
3 S−11009-Marcus-Rice8-Bachelder-Shade
2 E21107-Smith4-Wernet-Uretsky
3 E31401-Zimmerman-Jones6-Seress

Board 11
South Deals
None Vul
K Q 9 4 3
Q 9 2
J 8 2
Q 7
A 7 6 5
A 10
9 6 4
A 6 4 3
N
WE
S
10 8 2
8 6
A Q 10 7 3
J 9 2
J
K J 7 5 4 3
K 5
K 10 8 5

NS 3; NS 2; EW 1N; NS 2; EW 1; Par +140

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
3 S52001-Zimmerman-Jones6-Seress
2 S31403-Johnson-Cook5-Paynter-Paynter
3 S31409-Marcus-Rice8-Bachelder-Shade
2 S314010-Hill-Hill2-Halloran-Rybak
4 S−1507-Smith4-Wernet-Uretsky

Board 12
West Deals
N-S Vul
K Q 10 9 8 7
A Q
10 6 2
9 3
A J 5 3 2
K 2
K J 5
10 8 5
N
WE
S
6
10 9 8 7 3
A 9 4 3
A 6 2
4
J 6 5 4
Q 8 7
K Q J 7 4

EW 2; NS 1; EW 1; NS 1; Par −110

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
1 ××W−26003-Johnson-Cook5-Paynter-Paynter
3 W−42007-Smith4-Wernet-Uretsky
2 S2901-Zimmerman-Jones6-Seress
2 NTN−110010-Hill-Hill2-Halloran-Rybak
2 E21109-Marcus-Rice8-Bachelder-Shade

Board 13
North Deals
Both Vul
10 8 7 6
Q 5 2
4 2
A K J 4
A 5 4 2
A 10 6
9 7 6
Q 8 3
N
WE
S
K Q J
K J 4
K Q 10 8
7 6 2
9 3
9 8 7 3
A J 5 3
10 9 5

EW 2N; EW 2; NS 1; EW 1; EW 1; Par −120

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
3 NTE−11001-Zimmerman-Jones9-Marcus-Rice
2 W−11002-Halloran-Rybak7-Smith
3 NTE−11008-Bachelder-Shade5-Paynter-Paynter
3 NTE−110010-Hill-Hill3-Johnson-Cook
3 NTE46304-Wernet-Uretsky6-Seress

Board 14
East Deals
None Vul
6
K Q 9 3 2
K 10 9 4
K 5 3
8 4 2
8
A Q J 5 2
J 8 6 4
N
WE
S
K 10 5 3
6 5 4
8 7
Q 10 7 2
A Q J 9 7
A J 10 7
6 3
A 9

NS 6; NS 5N; NS 5; NS 3; NS 2; Par +980

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
6 S69801-Zimmerman-Jones9-Marcus-Rice
6 S69802-Halloran-Rybak7-Smith
6 S69808-Bachelder-Shade5-Paynter-Paynter
6 S698010-Hill-Hill3-Johnson-Cook
4 S54504-Wernet-Uretsky6-Seress

Board 15
South Deals
N-S Vul
A J 9 8 7 2
J 10 4 3
6 5
9
10 6 5 4
K 9 7
2
A 10 8 5 3
N
WE
S
3
A 8 5
A Q J 3
K Q J 7 4
K Q
Q 6 2
K 10 9 8 7 4
6 2

EW 6; EW 3N; NS 2; W 1; Par −920

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
2 S−11008-Bachelder-Shade5-Paynter-Paynter
3 S−110010-Hill-Hill3-Johnson-Cook
4 E41302-Halloran-Rybak7-Smith
3 E51501-Zimmerman-Jones9-Marcus-Rice
2 NTE31504-Wernet-Uretsky6-Seress

Board 16
West Deals
E-W Vul
J 9 7 6 5 4
J
8 7
J 10 9 5
3
K 10 7 4 3
10 3 2
A K 6 2
N
WE
S
A 10
9 8 6 5
K 9 5
Q 7 4 3
K Q 8 2
A Q 2
A Q J 6 4
8

NS 5; NS 2N; EW 2; NS 2; EW 1; Par +450

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
4 N54505-Paynter-Paynter7-Smith
4 N545010-Hill-Hill4-Wernet-Uretsky
4 N44203-Johnson-Cook8-Bachelder-Shade
4 N44209-Marcus-Rice6-Seress
3 N41702-Halloran-Rybak1-Zimmerman-Jones

Board 17
North Deals
None Vul
Q 10 9 8 7 5 2
A K 10
6 4 3
Q 8 5 3
J 7 5 4
A K 8 7 2
N
WE
S
4 3
4 2
A Q 10 8 6 3 2
Q J
A K J 6
J 9 7 6
K 9
10 9 5

NS 4; EW 4; EW 4; NS 1N; NS 1; Par +100: EW 5×−1; EW 5×−1

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
4 N44209-Marcus-Rice6-Seress
6 ×E−23005-Paynter-Paynter7-Smith
3 N41702-Halloran-Rybak1-Zimmerman-Jones
5 E642010-Hill-Hill4-Wernet-Uretsky
6 ×E610903-Johnson-Cook8-Bachelder-Shade

Board 18
East Deals
N-S Vul
8 5 3
9 7 2
A 5 4
A K Q 2
J 9 7 4
J 4
K 9 7
10 7 5 4
N
WE
S
6
K Q 6 5
Q J 8 6 3
9 8 6
A K Q 10 2
A 10 8 3
10 2
J 3

NS 4; NS 4; NS 3N; NS 4; Par +620

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
4 S46202-Halloran-Rybak1-Zimmerman-Jones
4 S46203-Johnson-Cook8-Bachelder-Shade
4 S46205-Paynter-Paynter7-Smith
4 S462010-Hill-Hill4-Wernet-Uretsky
2 N41709-Marcus-Rice6-Seress

Board 19
South Deals
E-W Vul
10 7 3
A 3
8 7 2
K 10 6 3 2
A J 8 6
10 8 6 4
K Q 6 4
A
N
WE
S
K Q 9 5 4
5 2
A 10 5
Q 9 8
2
K Q J 9 7
J 9 3
J 7 5 4

EW 5; EW 4; EW 2N; EW 1; NS 1; Par −650

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
3 S−210010-Hill-Hill5-Paynter-Paynter
2 E52001-Zimmerman-Jones7-Smith
4 E46206-Seress8-Bachelder-Shade
4 E56503-Johnson-Cook2-Halloran-Rybak
4 E56504-Wernet-Uretsky9-Marcus-Rice

Board 20
West Deals
Both Vul
A 10 5 4 2
A 6 3
K 4
A 9 8
K
K 5 4
Q 9 8
Q J 10 7 6 5
N
WE
S
6 3
Q 10 9 8
A 6 5 2
K 4 3
Q J 9 8 7
J 7 2
J 10 7 3
2

NS 4; EW 3; NS 1N; W 1; Par +500: EW 5×−2

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
4 ×S59901-Zimmerman-Jones7-Smith
4 ×N47904-Wernet-Uretsky9-Marcus-Rice
4 N565010-Hill-Hill5-Paynter-Paynter
3 N31406-Seress8-Bachelder-Shade
4 N−11003-Johnson-Cook2-Halloran-Rybak

Board 21
North Deals
N-S Vul
A 8 5 3
6 2
A 3
K J 10 7 4
10 9 6
Q J 3
J 9 8 7 5
Q 6
N
WE
S
K Q 4
A 9 8 5 4
K Q 10 4
2
J 7 2
K 10 7
6 2
A 9 8 5 3

NS 3; EW 3; NS 2N; NS 3; EW 2; Par +100: EW 4×−1

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
1 NTS31503-Johnson-Cook2-Halloran-Rybak
3 N413010-Hill-Hill5-Paynter-Paynter
4 W−1501-Zimmerman-Jones7-Smith
3 E31404-Wernet-Uretsky9-Marcus-Rice
3 E41706-Seress8-Bachelder-Shade

Board 22
East Deals
E-W Vul
Q
K Q 8 7 4 3
J 10 2
10 6 3
9 6 3
9 6
A K 8 6 4
J 9 4
N
WE
S
A J 7 4 2
A J 2
7 5 3
A 2
K 10 8 5
10 5
Q 9
K Q 8 7 5

E 2N; EW 2; EW 3; W 1N; NS 1; NS 1; Par −120

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
3 E−11002-Halloran-Rybak8-Bachelder-Shade
3 N−15010-Hill-Hill6-Seress
2 E31405-Paynter-Paynter1-Zimmerman-Jones
2 NTS−31507-Smith9-Marcus-Rice
4 ×S−48004-Wernet-Uretsky3-Johnson-Cook

Board 23
South Deals
Both Vul
A Q 8 7
9 6
K 10 9 7
9 7 4
6 5 3 2
K
A Q 6
K 10 5 3 2
N
WE
S
10 4
A Q 10 8 7 5
J 2
A J 8
K J 9
J 4 3 2
8 5 4 3
Q 6

EW 3N; EW 3; EW 4; EW 1; NS 1; Par −600

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
3 E417010-Hill-Hill6-Seress
3 E52007-Smith9-Marcus-Rice
3 NTW36002-Halloran-Rybak8-Bachelder-Shade
3 NTW36004-Wernet-Uretsky3-Johnson-Cook
3 NTW46305-Paynter-Paynter1-Zimmerman-Jones

Board 24
West Deals
None Vul
9 4 2
4 3 2
K 9 6 5
6 4 2
J 10 6 5 3
K 9
Q 10
Q J 10 7
N
WE
S
K Q 7
A Q 8 7 5
J 8 3
9 8
A 8
J 10 6
A 7 4 2
A K 5 3

EW 2; EW 2; EW 1N; NS 1; EW 1; Par −110

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
3 W−1504-Wernet-Uretsky3-Johnson-Cook
2 S−15010-Hill-Hill6-Seress
2 W21102-Halloran-Rybak8-Bachelder-Shade
2 W21105-Paynter-Paynter1-Zimmerman-Jones
2 E21107-Smith9-Marcus-Rice

Board 25
North Deals
E-W Vul
K J 5 4 3 2
Q
Q J 9 3
9 6
Q 10 8 7
A J 4 3 2
4
J 8 7
N
WE
S
A 6
K 10 6
K 10 8 6 2
A 10 3
9
9 8 7 5
A 7 5
K Q 5 4 2

EW 3; EW 2N; EW 1; Par −140

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
4 W−33003-Johnson-Cook9-Marcus-Rice
3 E−33006-Seress2-Halloran-Rybak
4 W−11008-Bachelder-Shade1-Zimmerman-Jones
3 W−110010-Hill-Hill7-Smith
2 S−1505-Paynter-Paynter4-Wernet-Uretsky

Board 26
East Deals
Both Vul
K 9 8 6
8 6
A 8 6
J 10 7 4
Q J 7 4 3
A
K 10 9 7 4
K 9
N
WE
S
10 5 2
J 10 5 4 3
Q
A Q 8 2
A
K Q 9 7 2
J 5 3 2
6 5 3

EW 3; EW 1N; EW 2; EW 1; Par −140

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
3 W−110010-Hill-Hill7-Smith
2 W21103-Johnson-Cook9-Marcus-Rice
3 W31405-Paynter-Paynter4-Wernet-Uretsky
2 W31406-Seress2-Halloran-Rybak
2 W31408-Bachelder-Shade1-Zimmerman-Jones

Board 27
South Deals
None Vul
9 8 4
9 4 2
A K J 10
K 7 4
Q J 6 5 3
K 8
9 6 5 4 3
6
N
WE
S
A 2
A Q 7 5
Q 8
Q J 10 8 5
K 10 7
J 10 6 3
7 2
A 9 3 2

NS 1N; EW 1; NS 1; EW 1; Par +90

ContractScorePairPair
   N-SE-WN-SE-W
3 E−31506-Seress2-Halloran-Rybak
2 E−21003-Johnson-Cook9-Marcus-Rice
2 E−1505-Paynter-Paynter4-Wernet-Uretsky
2 E−1508-Bachelder-Shade1-Zimmerman-Jones
2 W211010-Hill-Hill7-Smith