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Paul Kerkovius
Number of games in database: 2
Years covered: 1899

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(born 1868, died Aug-1940, 71 years old) Latvia

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Obst vs P Kerkovius  0-1641899corrC45 Scotch Game
2. K Behting vs P Kerkovius  ½-½471899RigaC29 Vienna Gambit
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  whiteshark: In 1902–1910, he was co-editor with Karl Behting of the Baltische Schachblätter.
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  Calli: Picture with the Behting bros.: Hair is difficult to grow in the Baltic climate. 8->

May-31-17  zanzibar: <Calli>'s link is broken.

Perhaps this is a better one:

(Though 5 players are pictured - perhaps <Calli> was looking at a picture where those with hair were cropped out? I suspect a hair-brained conspiracy!)

Feb-05-18  zanzibar: <Paul Theodor Kerkovius ( German : Paul Theodor Kerkovius , born on September 17, 1868 in Riga , died on August 8, 1940 in Magdeburg ) was a German-speaking journalist, editor and chess player.>

The Cyrillic caption for the picture (for name ref):

<Группа рижских шахматистов конца века

Сидят: П. Боль (слева) и П. Кековиус; стоят: Р. Бетиньш, К. Бетиньш и А. Лют. >

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