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Georges Koltanowski vs Arthur Bisguier
Blindfold simul, 8b (1946) (blindfold), CC Manhattan, Mar-18
Gruenfeld Defense: Three Knights. Vienna Variation (D95)  ·  1-0



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Dec-17-06  RonB52734: This simul was probably played in Pittsburgh at the time of the US Open. Interestingly, Bisguier at age 16 played in that Open and placed higher than Koltanowski did.
Aug-27-07  wolfmaster: The 1946 U.s Open was at Pittsburgh, right?
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  Phony Benoni: Part of an eight-board blindfold simul given by Koltanowsi at the Manhattan Chess Club, Mary 18, 1946. He won five games, lost to Juan Gonzalez de Vega, drew with Dr. Benjamin Levene and Leo Kahn.

<American Chess Bulletin>, May / une 1946, p. 63.

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