Boy, 15, Nears Chess Laurels

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Boy, 15, Nears Chess Laurels - Boy, 15, Nears Chess Laurels NEW YGH1C (AP) Fif...
Boy, 15, Nears Chess Laurels NEW YGH1C (AP) Fif teen - year old Bobby Fischer of New York moved within one - half point of winning his second straight national chess, championship championship last night when he defeated defeated Arthur B' Blsquler of New York In 86 moves. The victory in a luth round adjourned match gave Fischer an 8 - J standing compared to 7 - 3 of veteran Samuel Resbev - sky. World Junior champion William Lombardy of New York defeated Larry Evans, New York, in 41 moves.

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  1. Poughkeepsie Journal,
  2. 04 Jan 1959, Sun,
  3. Page 4

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