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Member since Jun-08-17 · Last seen Mar-23-18
Ģraduated UNB Fredericton NB, 1st class honours in Literature; chess historian and researcher, ie Hilbert's 'Young Marshall'; Writer of articles for 'Untold Dylan' blog - London, England

   Larryfyffe has kibitzed 734 times to chessgames   [less...]
   Mar-23-18 Kenneth S Rogoff (replies)
Larryfyffe: I observe that <BP>'s shipment of green cheese from the moon has finally arrived.
   Mar-19-18 Kibitzer's Café (replies)
Larryfyffe: It goes thanks TS But the world ends like this Not in a bang or whimper But a sibilant hiss ((Doomtree: No Homeowners)
   Dec-09-17 Biographer Bistro (replies)
Larryfyffe: In the parliamentary system 'to table' means to bring a bill forth for discussion; in the US, to put off discussing it.
   Nov-25-17 Jonathan MacDonald
Larryfyffe: Page biography is now corrected. Good work.
   Nov-25-17 J Ken MacDonald (replies)
Larryfyffe: Uses 'J.Ken MacDonald' himself; he's from Toronto and co-authored The History of Correspondence Chess In Canada (2006). Jonathan??? I think it's 'John', but not sure. See Biographer's Bristol for his email address.
   Nov-24-17 Fischer vs J K MacDonald, 1964
Larryfyffe: MacDonald sent me a copy of his original descriptive score card that confirms the moves above. So it could be said that Ken is the source of the game score.
   Nov-21-17 William Henry Krause Pollock
Larryfyffe: Given as Pollock and Palmer's 's moves -in the July 19,1895 Stubb's Saint John Globe chess column.
   Aug-31-17 Kenneth S Rogoff (replies)
Larryfyffe: <HMM>In Canada, the war that you mention is known as the Seven Years War; in Quebec as The War of the Conquest.
   Jun-11-17 C Medinus vs Marshall, 1900 (replies)
Larryfyffe: Hilbert gives 39Re2 Rgf7 40Be3 h5 41c5 Re7 42d5 Rxe3 43fxe3 Nxc5 44e4 Nxb3 45axb3 Rd8 46Kf2 Kg7 47Ke3 Kf7 48Kd4 Ke7 49e5 and wins Brooklyn Eagle Feb11, 1900 Not 39Rc7
   Jun-09-17 Marshall vs D G Baird, 1900
Larryfyffe: The playoff game appears on page 218 of Hilbert's Young Marshall.
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