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  • Mementos of Morphy

    Paul Morphy circa 1858      I had come across this blurb in an 1886 edition of the "British Chess Magazine" under the sub-title, "Foreign News" :      The estate of the late Paul Morphy was sold by auction on July 24th, and among th... | Read More

  • All About Mary

          Mary Weiser Bain always seemed to have gotten lost in the shadows of Mona May Karff and Gisela Gresser.  But this pioneer of women's chess in the United States played no less a role.  While Gresser was home-grown, Mary Bain was born in... | Read More

  • The Advantage of Doubled Isolated Rook Pawns?

    Professor: Happy day before Saturday, class. Zephyr: I wanted to bring something up. Professor: I'm fine. How are you? You couldn't wait to say "hello?" Zephyr: Hello, Professor. Now can we talk about it? Professor: About what? Zephyr: Double... | Read More

  • The Master’s Bulletin, June 2014

    SUBSCRIBE HERE --> (You can find the Master's Bulletin archive here) Peter’s Chess Vibes Second Norm “In May I took two weeks off from work. Shortly before it started I decided to play an open tournament in Liechte... | Read More

  • The 2014 Holly Heisman Memorial Charity Chess Tournament

    My first wife, Susan Hollis (Holly) Bloom Heisman, passed away of breast cancer in Oct 1994. Among her social work jobs had been working with battered wives and runaway teens. She also did extensive volunteering for the American Cancer Society (I ... | Read More

    • My 1st profile

      I have Muscular Dystrophy. Since I cant use my hands I use camera mouse to move my cursor. Ive been playing chess since I was 14yrs old off and on.  My son who I taught to play chess is a better player.When I was 6yrs. old my grandmother would re... | Read More

    • Scotch game marathon [1400 - 1600]

      Hi stranger! If your rating complies with the requirements, then I challenge you. I want to start a marathon. Scotch game. I'm white. If you win - you get the trophy. If not, you get nothing. Time per move - 3 days.The starting position:  ... | Read More

      • Lithium3
      • | Aug 16, 2015
    • یه سوال یا راهنمایی از همه دوستان

      سلام به همه دوستان   برام یه مشکلی توی پروفایلم پیش اومده که تازه متوجه شدم حالا نمی دونم از اولش برام بوده یا نه اون هم اینه که اگه کسی ی... | Read More

    • 3|0 Super Blitz tournament with an overall record of 6-1-0"

      Hello friends!Won one trophy today , I will show my matches throughout the tournament . Have fun! ´´Apprehension, a lot of apprehension . My first tournament in . I kept quiet at home. My apprehension increased when I saw wh... | Read More

      • Burn_King
      • | Aug 15, 2015
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    • [Fun] The most strange puzzle ever

      Kindness You should not checkmate the opponent in 1 move.The first person who will send me the solution [in the message], will get the trophy :)  Winner - Zsgurwitz   | Read More

      • Lithium3
      • | Aug 11, 2015

Video Lessons

  • Newnes, George

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    George Newnes (1851-1910) was a newspaper and magazine publisher (Tit-Bits, Review of Reviews, and Country Life).   In 1892 he published The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle.  He helped finance the early days of m... Read More »

  • Finn, Julius

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    Julius Finn (71-1931) was the New York State chess champion in 1901 (first prize was $40), 1907, and 1908 (winning the Rice Trophy for winning the State Chess Championship three time).  At one time, he was director of the Manhattan Chess Club... Read More »

  • Edmondson, Edmund

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    Ed Edmondson (1920-1982) was a former President (1963-1966) and Executive Director (1966-1977) of the U.S. Chess Federation.  In 1969, he arranged the merger of Chess Life and Chess Review magazines to form Chess Life & Review.  He s... Read More »