Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing

Chessgames premium membership fee will increase to $39 per year effective June 15, 2023. Enroll Now!

Harry Nelson Pillsbury vs John Finan Barry
Cambridge Springs (1904), Cambridge Springs, PA USA, rd 4, Apr-29
Queen's Gambit Declined: Orthodox Defense. Botvinnik Variation (D60)  ·  1-0



explore this opening
find similar games 1 more Pillsbury/J F Barry game
PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: You can make these tips go away by registering a free account then visiting your preferences page. Simply check the option "Don't show random tips on game pages." and click the Update Profile button at the bottom.

PGN Viewer:  What is this?
For help with this chess viewer, please see the Olga Chess Viewer Quickstart Guide.

Kibitzer's Corner
Nov-04-07  RookFile: It's amazing, Pillsbury had this attack down to a science. Barry played pretty well, too.
Feb-25-19  zydeco: Yeah, it’s crazy how often Pillsbury’s opponents played into this line - and Pillsbury was just unbeatable with this thing. Barry does play pretty well. He preempts the usual kingside attack and then runs into the other problem in the QGD - the bad lightsquared bishop. After 37.d5! it’s over.
Premium Chessgames Member
  nizmo11: 19. a3 was a tactical slip from Pillsbury: after 19...Qe6! 20... Nxf4 is awkward to meet. There seems to be no better continuation than settling for a draw with 20. Ng3 Nxf4 21. Qxe6 Nxe6 22. Nd7 Rf7 23. Ne5.

NOTE: Create an account today to post replies and access other powerful features which are available only to registered users. Becoming a member is free, anonymous, and takes less than 1 minute! If you already have a username, then simply login login under your username now to join the discussion.

Please observe our posting guidelines:

  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, duplicate, or gibberish posts.
  3. No vitriolic or systematic personal attacks against other members.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No cyberstalking or malicious posting of negative or private information (doxing/doxxing) of members.
  6. No trolling.
  7. The use of "sock puppet" accounts to circumvent disciplinary action taken by moderators, create a false impression of consensus or support, or stage conversations, is prohibited.
  8. Do not degrade Chessgames or any of it's staff/volunteers.

Please try to maintain a semblance of civility at all times.

Blow the Whistle

See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform a moderator.

NOTE: Please keep all discussion on-topic. This forum is for this specific game only. To discuss chess or this site in general, visit the Kibitzer's Café.

Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of, its employees, or sponsors.
All moderator actions taken are ultimately at the sole discretion of the administration.

This game is type: CLASSICAL. Please report incorrect or missing information by submitting a correction slip to help us improve the quality of our content.

Featured in the Following Game Collections[what is this?]
Cambridge Springs 1904
by suenteus po 147
HNP: "A Genuis Ahead of His Time"
by chocobonbon
40. Rcb3
from Three heavy pieces on the file by Calli
QGD. Orthodox Def. Botvinnik Var (D60) 1-0 Alekhine's Gun
from Chess in Hours for the Life of Fredthebear! by fredthebear
QGD. Orthodox Def. Botvinnik Var (D60) 1-0 Alekhine's Gun
from Spearheads D (Batteries involving the Queen) by fredthebear
Cambridge Springs 1904
by JoseTigranTalFischer
June, p. 5 [Game 21]
from American Chess Bulletin 1904 by Phony Benoni
0ZeR0's Favorite Games Volume 5
by 0ZeR0
Cambridge Springs 1904
by Mal Un

Home | About | Login | Logout | F.A.Q. | Profile | Preferences | Premium Membership | Kibitzer's Café | Biographer's Bistro | New Kibitzing | Chessforums | Tournament Index | Player Directory | Notable Games | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | Privacy Notice | Contact Us

Copyright 2001-2023, Chessgames Services LLC