Clipped From The Times-Picayune

paderamo Member Photo

Clipped by paderamo

 - ' awi . 'y- -;; : The tsst K lab t'a KxJalbltim...
' awi . 'y- -;; : The tsst K lab t'a KxJalbltim . Vlt- tlaT ;;Farwell.;; Last night Mr. Plllsbury gave hi last exhibition of , phenomenal chess - and checker playing at the chess club. There was a throne; of guest to witness his remarkable feat of memory, drawn ther by the announcement that he woald en-' gage In aix games of chess and two game ot checkers, blindfolded, at the earn time playing a game of duplicate whist,-:y:-y yy ,: .'."--, --. - His opponents In au - three game were among the best players la th club, saown oy tn results. . In whlat. Mr. PUiabnrv and Mr. Fer- nand Claiborne were opposed to Messrs. N. B. Trlat and ueorx u. pntcnett. Thla gam lasted until nearly 11 o'clock j ana was - woa oy niesars. - -x riat ana Pritchett. but by the narrow margin ox oniy two tricxa. yr . -. r- - . air. W. A. ncav er new xora, gave n at eheokera at 1D:U O'CLOCK. " - - Mr. John Caraway, or uiioxi, piayea a ateady game, but wa nnaiiy oeaten. At ll:o o cioox it was announcea uat the time limit fixed had expired. so Messrs. J. D. Seguln and John Galbreth were appointed to judge tbe fir remain-lag game of chess. Mr. Pilabury resigned his game to Mr. Frank Da me ron at lOSd, saying tnat ne iriusouryj naa mia mistake In the. early part of the game. . The result oe tne omer game was; with Mr. L. I. Labatt. draw. . with Prof. B. V. B. Dixon, won by Prof. Dlxon,- ' ' . . witn ux. 2. 1. jrarrax, woa oy ar. Plllsbury. -y :-y--:-y-m : with Mr. C. F.-. Buck, woa by .Mr. . . Wlthtfe- 'fL ' O.' Wilcox.' draw. ; '. " Mr. PUlsbury will leave this morning for Mobile, where he will remala two day, and then gf to Montgomery, wher a -wiu. remain on oMj.r.y-y

Clipped from
  1. The Times-Picayune,
  2. 05 Mar 1899, Sun,
  3. Page 11

paderamo Member Photo

Want to comment on this Clipping? Sign up for a free account, or sign in