Westminster Papers: A Monthly Journal of Chess, Whist, Games of Skill and the Drama, Volume 8 (Google eBook)

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1876 - Chess
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Page 135 - In battle or business, whatever the game, In law or in love, it is ever the same ; In the struggle for power, or the scramble for pelf, Let this be your motto, Rely on yourself! For, whether the prize be a ribbon or throne, The victor is he who can go it alone ! THE PUZZLED CENSUS TAKER.
Page 7 - Every Pawn which has reached the eighth or last square of the chess-board, must be immediately exchanged for a Queen or any other Piece the player may think fit, even though all the Pieces remain on the board. It follows, therefore, that he may have two or more Queens, three or more Rooks, Bishops, or Knights.
Page 135 - There's something, no doubt, in the hand you may hold, Health, family, culture, wit, beauty, and gold The fortunate owner may fairly regard As, each in its way, a most excellent card ; Yet the game may be lost, with all these for your own, Unless you Ve the courage to go it alone...
Page 135 - It moves, for all that !" was his answering tone, For he knew, like the Earth, he could go it alone...
Page 105 - And when your ferse is had, And all your war is done, Then shall yourself be glad To end that you begun. For if by chance I win Your person in the field, Too late then come you in Yourself to me to yield. For I will use my power, As captain full of might; And such I will devour As use to show me spite.
Page 46 - We are puppets, Man in his pride, and Beauty fair in her flower; Do we move ourselves, or are moved by an unseen hand at a game That pushes us off from the board, and others ever succeed?
Page 192 - Each essay must be designated by a motto, and accompanied by a sealed envelope, bearing the same motto, and enclosing the name and address of the author. The essay receiving the prize will become the property of the society for publication; others will be returned on application. Essays should be sent to the Literature Committee, Room 315, McPhee Building, Denver, Colorado.
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