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Alexander Alekhine vs Alfonso Vida Aguirre
Simul, 34b (1929) (exhibition), Guadalajara MEX, May-22
Queen's Gambit Declined: Barmen Variation (D37)  ·  1-0

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Nov-26-11  Pepperpot: <Alekhine's opponent in the following game was Lieutenant Colonel Alphonso Vida. Virtually all sources give the opponent's name as Avida. The game was first published by Herman Helms in the <Brooklyn Daily Eagle> and was taken by him from a letter that he had received from Alekhine. It is likely that the error probably arose in the deciphering of Alekhine's handwriting.>

Played as part of a 34 board simul (+33 =1) on May 22 1929 in Guadalajara (not Mexico City).

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