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advance advantage amateur answer appears attack believe better Bishop Black Bourdonnais Castles certainly Chess Club Cochrane contested continued correct course defence drawn eighth check fifth 11 fifth check four fourth 12 fourth 20 fourth check Gambit Game played give given Herr interesting K. B. second K. B. square King King's Knight late latter leading London lose lost Macdonnell match mates meeting move NOTES odds once opening Pawn perhaps piece player position preferable present Problem prove published Q. B. fifth Q. B. fourth Q. B. third Q. R. to K Q. R. to Q Queen readers received remarks reply result Rook says second 11 seems seventh check sixth square 15 square 23 Staunton taken takes K. B. P. takes K. P. takes Kt takes Q third 13 third 9 variation Walker White to play wins Wormald
Page 33 - The game of chess is not merely an idle amusement. 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...
Page 323 - Black. (Mr. — ) 1. P. to K. fourth 2. Kt. to QB third 3. B. to QB fourth 4. B. takes Q. Kt. P. 5. B. to QB fourth GP to Q.
Page 313 - GOCHBR.) 1. P. to K. fourth 2. Q. Kt. to B. third 3. KB to QB fourth 4. K. Kt. to B. third 5.
Page 118 - P. to K. fourth 2. Kt. to KB third 3. B. to QB fourth 4 P. to Q. Kt. fourth 5. P. to QB third 6. Castles 7. P. to Q. fourth 8. P. takes P. 9.
Page 16 - К. fourth 2. P. takes P. 3. P. to K. Kt. fourth 4. P. to K. Kt. fifth 5.
Page 359 - K. third 2. P. to KB fourth 3. Kt. to KB third 4. P. to Q. Kt. third 5.
Page 134 - IP to K. fourth 1 P. to K fourth 2. K. Kt. to B. third 2. Q. Kt. to B. third 3. KB to QB fourth 3. KB to QB fourth 4. Castles. 4. K. Kt to B. third 5. P. to Q. third 5.