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Edward Mitchell Edwards vs Norman Tweed Whitaker
Pennsylvania State Championship (1921), Philadelphia, Mercantile Library CA, Feb-22
Queen's Gambit Declined: Albin Countergambit. Lasker Trap (D08)  ·  0-1


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Jun-01-05  Catfriend: I played this game without seeing it:) Nice!
Feb-06-08  just a kid: Ok mistake at move 7.The Bishop is really poisoned in the Albin Counter Gambit.
Feb-06-08  just a kid: That last kibitz was my hundreth one! =)
Feb-06-08  MaxxLange: 4.e3? is the problem
Feb-06-08  just a kid: That too <MaxxLange>.
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  GrahamClayton: 9. g3 was also no good for White in Linze-Killberg, Malmo, 1917: 9...♕d4+ 10. ♔g2 ♕xb2+ 11. ♘d2 ♕xa1 12. ♘gf3 ♕b2 13. a3 ♗g4 0-1

Source: Bill Wall "500 Queen's Gambit Miniatures", Chess Enterprises Inc, Coraopolis, Pennsylvania, 1985

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  Phony Benoni: And another one, from David Kerman - Norman T. Whitaker, US Open, Milwaukee, 1953: <1.d4 d5 2.c4 e5 3.dxe5 d4 4.e3 Bb4+ 5.Bd2 dxe3 6.Qa4+ Nc6 7.fxe3 Qh4+ 8.g3 Qe4 9.Bxb4 Qxh1 0-1>

Despite all his free time in the intervening years, Whitaker apparently didn't bother studying the openings.

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