(related to Problem: "Strand" Patience)

The reader may find a solution quite easy in a little over $200$ moves, but, surprising as it may at first appear, not more than $62$ moves are required. Here is the play: By "4 C up" I mean a transfer of the $4$ of clubs with all the cards that rest on it.

This is my record; perhaps the reader can beat it.

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  1. Dudeney, H. E.: "Amusements in Mathematics", The Authors' Club, 1917

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