Clipped From The Times-Picayune
CHESS. Mere BriOlaat Play lag by Capt, Mackenzie Capt. Geo. H. Mackenzie agatn undertook to play Mxtcttn games of chess slmoltane onsiy Saturday evening, at tne rooms of the New Orleans Chess Club. Sixteen of the vest players - ot tee dntv .wm. arsayoAr him walk r.pidly from board to bjard and moke brlUlatit and sometimes unexpected moves with , a Quickness and ease seldom seen bere. He Mitci - eded la checkmating all but two of lila competitors, the garnet with whoui wer declared drawn. Heaef eaten eaten Mceare. Js. Wlai aj , John P. H. Snort, Air. Jardet, V. Citubome, d. MlnvlUe, G. A U - ro. I. Clanaol. H. Frrr. J, (i Blu - ebaro, K. D. Koree, I. Danzlger. Dr. Wm. K. :eliuyp - r., Chss - N. aw,rua aad A. LOry. wblla the drawn games were played with Kesitrs. F. T Field and M. J. Fats. A lar audience witneesed the exciting perforin , anee, and Capt. Mackenzie was loudly applauded applauded at its close.