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advance advantage amateurs appears attack believe better Bishop Black Castles Cheers Chess Club Chronicle defence Editor eighth check equally exchange fifth check fourth 14 fourth check gain Gambit given giving hear honour interesting K. B. second K. B. seventh K. B. square K. B. third K. R. fifth King King's Knight London lost L÷wenthal match mate meeting move Notes occasion odds opening Pawn piece played players position present President PROBLEM proposed Q. B. fourth Q. B. takes Q. R. to K Q. R. to Q Q. R. to Q. B. Queen remarks Remove respect Rook second 12 second 26 seventh check side sixth square 23 Staunton taken takes K. B. P. takes Kt takes Q takes Q. P. third 11 third 9 Tournament variation White wins writers
Page 83 - Several very valuable qualities of the mind, useful in the course of human life, are to be acquired or strengthened by it, so as to become habits, ready on all occasions. For life is a kind of chess, in which we have often points to gain, and competitors or adversaries to contend with, and in which there is a vast variety of good and evil events that are in some degree the effects of prudence or the want of it.
Page 108 - К. fourth 2. P. takes P. 3. P. to K. Kt. fourth 4. P. to K. Kt. fifth 5. Kt. to К. В. third White, (Herr 1. P. to K. fourth 2.
Page 361 - White. (PBESIDENT.) 1 . P. to K. fourth 2. Kt. to К. В. third 3. B. to QB fourth 4. P to Q. Kt. fourth 5. P. to QB third 6.
Page 108 - JAENISCH.) 1. P. to K. fourth 2. P. takes P. 3 P. to K. Kt. fourth 4. P. to K. Kt. fifth 5.
Page 95 - Kt. fifth (ch.) 7. Kt. takes P. 8. B. to Q. second 9. Q. takes Kt. 10. Castles (QR) 11. P. to QR third 12. Kt. to Q. Kt. square 13. Q. Kt. takes Q. 14. P. to KR third 15. Kt. takes B. 16. R. takes R. 17. R. takes R. (check) 18. Kt. to Q. fourth 19. P. to QB...
Page 58 - SZEN. 1 P. to K. third. 2 P. to Q. fourth 3 P. to QB fourth 4 Kt. to QB third 5 Q.
Page 267 - WHITB. 1. P. to K. fourth 2. P. to KB fourth 3. Kt. to KB third 4. B. to QB fourth 5.