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    Sunday, January 15, 2006

    California Chess: UNRIVALED PERFORMANCES BY PAUL MORPHY (PART II)


    Such astounding feats as those performed by Mr. Morphy, in Paris, brought the excitement in the chess-playing world of that city up to white heat; and the memorable occasion when he played against and beat, blindfolded, eight of the best players of Paris, at one time, led some to believe that he possessed almost supernatural faculties.
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