Ex-Chess Champion A Spring Valley Resident (Column 2)

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Ex-Chess Champion A Spring Valley Resident (Column 2) - A Spring Valley II- II- Former VniteA States...
A Spring Valley II- II- Former VniteA States champ, Samuel Reshevsky ponders his move In Kinhorn. The chess pieces are part of an olivewood Set, won in an i. f I' .1. f "All the ytin;rsters are getting better." , ! in a team match in New York with Vassily Smyslov, a Russian who temporarily displaced Botvinnik as champion. Most experts rate Smyslov Smyslov on a par with Botvinnik. "There isn't much to choose between between Smyslov and Botvinnik," Reshevsky said. Besides Botvi.niik and Smyslov, Kan i iff frmtiifnM a&Masaaaa&i Td like to play Fischer again." there are at least two other Soviet players of world championship caliber. caliber. And still others are clamoring for their place in the sun. Why do the Russians have so many good players, Reshevsky was asked. - "All the good players in the U. S. S. R. are subsidized," he ex- ex- f

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  1. The Journal News,
  2. 04 Mar 1959, Wed,
  3. Page 10

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