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William Henry Watts
  
Number of games in database: 9
Years covered: 1916 to 1936
Overall record: +5 -4 =0 (55.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.


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WILLIAM HENRY WATTS
(born 1878, died 1941, 62 years old) United Kingdom

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He was born in Louth, England and died in Edmonton, England.

 page 1 of 1; 9 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. L Savage vs W H Watts  1-0241916City of London Club ChampionshipC49 Four Knights
2. G W Moses vs W H Watts  0-1461919Hastings-AD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
3. Capablanca vs W H Watts 0-1351919Simul, 35bB44 Sicilian
4. W H Watts vs L Savage  1-04019221st Class TtA84 Dutch
5. Rubinstein vs W H Watts  1-0231924BCF Major OpenB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
6. W H Watts vs H L Crawford  1-0451926Sussex v Middlesex matchC23 Bishop's Opening
7. W H Watts vs Yates  0-1281928British ChampionshipA47 Queen's Indian
8. A Lenton vs W H Watts  0-1291936Major OpenB62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
9. G Abrahams vs W H Watts 1-0421936Major OpenE80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-09-07  Karpova: Some information on Watts - a chessplayer and publisher: http://www.chesshistory.com/winter/... (scroll down to 5316)

He died in 1941, he was the owner of Printing-Craft Ltd. and published Emanuel Lasker's <Chess Manual – other outstanding books printed and edited by Watts were London, 1922 and Nottingham, 1936 with their splendid pictorial Chess Pies, Alekhine v Bogoljubow 1934 and Morphy Gleanings by Sergeant. On top of this he produced and edited for two years (1924-26) a paperback periodical which might be called the forerunner of Newsflash. It was named the Chess Budget and came out weekly (monthly in the summer) with the full scores of all London League and County Matches, together with “the latest news, games, and occasional articles”>

He was a strong chessplayer also.

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