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Paul Morphy vs William Thomas
Philadelphia (1859) (unorthodox), Nov-14
Chess variants (000)  ·  1/2-1/2

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Jan-29-09  WhiteRook48: Funny thing that.
Morphy dropped a piece at the beginning. At the end, Black is still a piece ahead- so what!
Mar-07-09  WhiteRook48: great endgame
Dec-12-17
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  fredthebear: White is down two knights after just five moves, and the queens come off the board after twelve moves. Yet Morphy manages to draw against the bishop pair.

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