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Alvin Cushing Cass
Number of games in database: 7
Years covered: 1905 to 1941
Overall record: +2 -4 =1 (35.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born May-11-1886, died Mar-08-1950, 63 years old) United States of America

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Cass vs L Parke  0-1491905Brooklyn CC-Chicago CCC79 Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred
2. G Reichhelm vs A Cass 1-0221905Franklin CC - Manhattan CCC77 Ruy Lopez
3. A Cass vs C Curt  ½-½321907Brooklyn CC ChC87 Ruy Lopez
4. F Reinfeld vs A Cass  0-1521930Marshall Chess Club ChampionshipB58 Sicilian
5. A Cass vs A Kreymborg  1-0331938Metropolitan Chess LeagueE01 Catalan, Closed
6. S Bernstein vs A Cass 1-0231939Marshall CC ChampionshipB40 Sicilian
7. Marshall vs A Cass 1-0231941Marshall CC ChampionshipB20 Sicilian
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Kibitzer's Corner
Sep-13-06  Resignation Trap: Alvin Cushing Cass (Born May 11, 1886 in Boston MA, Died March 8, 1950 in New York City) was a well-known strong amateur in New York chess circles during the first half of the 20th century.
Oct-31-08  Whitehat1963: Related to Mama Cass? Cass Sunstein?
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  Stonehenge: No, related to Alvin and the bloody chipmunks.
Oct-31-08  Whitehat1963: Just because you need an economic bailout for your chessbuck situation, doesn't mean you need to take it out on the chipmunks!
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  offramp: Does he get a special guest appearance in Irving Chernev's The Chess Companion? I seem to remember a note saying, "...As Alvin C Cass would say, it was not a safety pin!..." I do not have the book nearby.

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