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Edward Beckley Adams
Number of games in database: 5
Years covered: 1907 to 1922
Overall record: +3 -2 =0 (60.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Jul-12-1869, died Feb-18-1937, 67 years old) United States of America

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Edward Beckley Adams, was a businessman dealing in wholesale china and glass (E. B. Adams Co.). He was Washington D. C. chess champion in 1908. 1

Obituary: <American Chess Bulletin>, July/August 1937, p. 84.

1 "Who's Who in the Nation's Capital" (1921)

 page 1 of 1; 5 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Capablanca vs E B Adams 0-1391907SimulC62 Ruy Lopez, Old Steinitz Defense
2. Capablanca vs E B Adams 1-091909Simul, 23bC46 Three Knights
3. Capablanca vs E B Adams 0-1461915Simul, 16bA15 English
4. Reshevsky vs E B Adams  0-1251922Simul, 20bB01 Scandinavian
5. V Sournin vs E B Adams  1-0401922Washington D.C. District ChampionshipD02 Queen's Pawn Game
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Jul-12-19  Nosnibor: Wow this player holds a plus score against a former World Champion and also a former World candidate for the title!

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