A Special Case of Stamina Needed in Chess

I am grateful to Teddy Bourne, captain of the Reform Club chess circle and Peter Urbach, the Chair of the Reform Club Library Committee for the press cuttings below.

Cuttings such as these are useful in providing more background on the Hamilton-Russell Cup, but I particularly like the comment from Mr Leif Jones who made an unsound sacrifice, because, after listening to a speech by Mr Asquith, two-and-a-half hours chess was too much!

(Note – you can click on the images to expand them)

leif jones quote ref v junior constitutional ref v sav


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