Teen-Ager Wins U.S. Chess Title

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Teen-Ager Wins U.S. Chess Title CLEVELAND (M—When tournament tournament directors Friday night declared declared defending champion Arthur B. Bisguier, 26, of New York the winner of the JJ.S. Chess Federation's Federation's open tournament, 14-year- old Bobby Fischer protested that there had been a mistake in the scoring. '.,..' ' Tournament officials spent** an hour checking the complicated chess scoring system .and then discovered discovered they had awarded Bisguier Bisguier too many points. They reversed their decision and declared Fischer the new champion. He is the youngest player ever to win the tournament.,

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  1. The Daily Reporter,
  2. 17 Aug 1957, Sat,
  3. Page 11

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