Bobby Fischer Nearing Second U.S. Chess Title

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Bobby Fischer Nearinq Second U.S. Chess Title NEW, YORK, Jan. 3 W Fifteen - year - old Bobby Fischer of New York moved within one-half point of win ning his second straight na tional chess title tonight when he defeated Arthur B Bisquier of New York in 86 moves. The victory in a 10th round adjourned match gave a isher an 8-2 standing com pared to 7-3 of veteran Sam uel Reshevsky., In other matches today, world junior champion Wil liam Lombardy of New i ork defeated Larry Evans, New York, in 41 moves and Rob ert Byrne of Indianapolis turned back Edmar Mednis, New York University student, in 48. Charles Kalme. Philadelphia, and Paul Ben ko, Hungarian exile. Dlaved'r 50 moves to a draw. .11

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  1. The Los Angeles Times,
  2. 04 Jan 1959, Sun,
  3. Main Edition,
  4. Page 38

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