1933 PA State Championship; Norman T. Whitaker

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1933 PA State Championship; Norman T. Whitaker - Vennnrlsmnla. XtlU ChamDloashlB h. Morris was...
Vennnrlsmnla. XtlU ChamDloashlB h. Morris was officially declared Pennsylvania Bute chess champion tnr the rear 1033. When N. T. WUit aker, the other finalist, failed again to appear for play on Saturday. April 15. Mr. Morris is 27 years of age, and is a clerk in the Philadelphia post - offiM. Previous to his winning the championship he played to the Mer - nuaaeiDnik imuriw - elKhth but nis cantlle Club, of Philadelphia tourna nunt anri finished game with J. Gordon won the best played game prise of that tournament. tournament. We have this game in today's niumn. Mr. Morris won his game in the first round of the tournament, but in the second rouna sunerea i lu. h.t nmvari tA he hU OIUv de feat of the tournament, at the hands nt w v HeM of Bethlehem. - (In the 1932 tournament Heese was the only nnn tn defeat the ultimate winner, a. T. Sham). This year's tournament enmmenreH WehriiarV 22. at the Ben' jamin Franklin Hotel, Phladelphia, with 49 entrants, the thirty - seventh annual tournament. Among tnose ae feated by Morris In this year's tourn anient were W. A. Ruth. B. F. Wink elman. L. N. Flaocus, J. Levan, D. O Werner and A. Regan. , . - ,

Clipped from Reading Times24 Apr 1933, MonPage 5

Reading Times (Reading, Pennsylvania)24 Apr 1933, MonPage 5
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