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William Pollock vs Constant Ferdinand Burille
6th American Chess Congress (1889), New York, NY USA, rd 34, May-10
Bishop's Opening: Boden-Kieseritsky Gambit (C27)  ·  1-0



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Sep-06-05  Autoreparaturwerkbau: <> I don't see the moves.
Jul-31-06  Far1ey: Neither...
Jul-31-06  fgh: Good game :-)
Jan-11-08  sneaky pete: The actual move played 14... Bc7 got lost in the note to white's 14th move. The correct score must be 14... Bc7 15.f5 Bxe5 16.c5 Qc7 17.fxe6 Bxh2+ 18.Kh1 f6 19.Bxf6 Qf4 20.Be5 1-0. Wit and science combined indeed.

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