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Reginald Pryce Michell vs George Alan Thomas
Hastings (1934/35), Hastings ENG, rd 9, Jan-05
Queen's Gambit Declined: Cambridge Springs Variation (D52)  ·  1-0

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Feb-06-22
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  FSR: The Pryce was right in this game.
Feb-19-22  Scuvy: From the tournament book Hastings 1934-35, edited by James Schroeder: "A disappointment for one of the truly great gentlemen who was also a superb sportsman...When I sent Thomas a copy of my book of the AVRO 1938 Tournament he sent me a thank-you note."
Feb-19-22
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  MissScarlett: He sent Thomas the tournament book three years before it was played?
Apr-24-22  Granny O Doul: I presume Schroeder put the collection together some time well after the tournament was played. His obituary here recounts his multifarious involvement in chess: https://new.uschess.org/news/rememb... . It also reports that he often struggled financially and I seem to remember a weird episode in the 1990s stemming from one such instance. I see nothing about it online, though, so I'll leave it at that in case my memory is off (anyway, it was nothing nefarious).
Apr-24-22
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  MissScarlett: No, tell us.

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