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HE By KOLTAXOtVSKI ·..* K?#% ''*/.'% v%%. ·*/' ^^ pronounced I.P-QB4 to be "the most stupid move on the chess board." 1.P-QB1. P-K3; : . . . . P-QBJ; 5.. P-K4, N-QB3; 6.N-KB3. B-K2; 7.. P-Q3. B-Q2: 8.N-R3, P-QR3; 9.B- Q2. P.-N1; 10.0-0. P-QN1; 11.P-N3, P-N3: 12.N-B2. B-Q3: 13.N2-K1; N1-K2; lf.Q-K2, (M; 15.P-K5, B-2; 16.N-N5, P-R3; 17.N-K4. B-N*3; 15.- N-KB3. K-R1; 19.N-R1. N-B1: 20.- NxN. P.\N; 21.N-Q5 P-X3- 22 B- Q5. B-K1; 23.P-N4, PxP; 2I.P-B5, P-Nl; 23.QR-K1. P-Kl; 2S. BxN, BxB; 27.QxP. PxP; 2S.RxP, R-B3; 23.BxP. QxN; QxB; White to play and mate in two moves. (Solution next week) Solution to last week's problem Is: 1.N-Q2. CAUL CAKI5 AM) THE ENGLISH OPENING Ruy Lopez. Kieseritzky. Murio, Aigaier, Max Lange. From, McCutchion and others owe such im- jnortality to some more or less vague connection with a chess opening or a mere variation. This jnay also apply to a country being honored by the French or Sicilian defense and a town basking in the Rlory of the Riga or '.Cambridge Springs variation; and whenever the mayor of Hastings opens the annual Congress there. he has usually been inducted in making the first movc:l.P-QB4, 'The English" because Staunton -pjayed it in 1S91. It has recently become very popular (easily lending itselt to transitions into various highly modem lines), it was considered almost a joke by old Tarrasch and it took three to four decades to climb from a moasly ./nvha!f per cent to a creditable -.tournament fnxjuency of almost · 10 per cent Carl Carls, the Bre" men master, has played P-QBt all the time in tournament play and ;»!! his followers in Bremen want ' the name changed from "English .Opening" to the "Bremer Parti?." ·Carls, who tied recently, was mortified in one tournament when he found the QB pawn glued to .the board, when he wanted to " make his first move. Another fam- · ' - _ H.R-K6. Q\R; 32.PxQ, R-N1- AV- ^trirr B " ck ~ Bobby Fischer, the 15-yrar-old Brooklyn champion of the United States, held on to his title for the second year in a row. keeps up with all the latest in the ( opening. His victim in the sixth round was no one less (he great Simmy Reshevsky. SICILIAN JJEFEXSE White: Fischer Black: Reshevsky 1.P-K4. P-QBt; 2.N-KB3. N-QB3; 3.P-QJ. PxP; 4.NxP. P-KN3; 5.N- gB3. B-N2; 6.B-K3. N-B3; 7.B-QB4, 0-0; 8.B-N3, X-QR4TJ: 9.P-K3, N- Kl; lO.BXPch. KXB; 11.N-K6 PXN; (If 11. .KxN; 12.Q-5ch, 13.P-N4ch. KxP; 14.R-Nlrh. K-R4; 15.Q-N2 and mate folbws. The knight must be taken as the Queen cannot be saved. The is easy for White). 12.QxQ. 13.Q-Q2, BxP; 14.0-0. N-Q3: ri.B- B4. N'-BJ; 16.Q-K2. BxB: IT.Qx.V. K-N2; 1S.N-K4. B-B2; 19.X.R.-;. R. B3; 20.P-QB3, P-K4; 21.QR Ql Ql; 22.N-Q7, R-B3: 23.Q-KR4,' R- K3; 2I.N-B3. R-KR1: 23.N-K4. R- B5; 2G.QxKPch. R-B2; 27.Q-R3 NB3: 2S.N-Q6. BxN; 29-RxB, B-B4; 30.P-QX4. Kr-Bl; 3I.P-N5. N-Q1; 32.R-Q5. N-B2; 33.R-B3. P-QR3; :i. B-R1; 36.- story of Carls is. when he ..\isitcd Paris, his old friend Bern- ·stein tried to convince him that '·the huge^Cl ncon-Iisht display at -.the Eiffel tower was meant to ' advertise "his" opening rather *than the four-cylinder Otrocn. Here's a game he won, in 1912 ' at Brcslau, the victim of being the Or. larrasch who naa just Q-RS. Black resigns. CHESS QfOTE OF THE DAY "Blessed he the memory ol him who gave the wxrld this immortal game. For the price of taxicab or a visit to the theater you may posses a world of illimitable adventures. It is the water of Lethe for sorrow or , for there is no TODAY'S SOLUTION "I [JLI13WH JyTjTa'yB I A' 01 tl|| ISl=L19Nj with n well-won mate? It k ferent from the joy ar,y othe. games may offer. A perfect irradiates the mind with thr ot cndisputable things. It has absoluteness of mathematics and gives you the victory enobled the sp-nse of intrlVctusJ strurile and stem justice."--A. E. Girdin- er. on more profound than that n which it offers you solace. what satisfaction is comparable ·*-i*l% ·* n-^ll _ _ . * _ « *A » _

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  1. The Corpus Christi Caller-Times,
  2. 05 Apr 1959, Sun,
  3. Page 32

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