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Arthur R Spiller vs Edmar J Mednis
52nd US Open (1951), Fort Worth, TX USA, rd 4, Jul-12
Nimzo-Indian Defense: Normal Variation. Bishop Attack (E47)  ·  1-0

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May-10-18
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  GrahamClayton: Nice finishing move with 25. ♗b8 - protecting the pawn on a7 and blocking the black rook from protecting b8, thus allowing the passed a-pawn to promote.
Jun-12-20  Cheapo by the Dozen: Submitting this game because of my personal fondness for the late Mr. Spiller.

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