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Lionel C Moise vs Jose Raul Capablanca
Simul, 14b (1909) (exhibition), Topeka, KS USA, Dec-06
Italian Game: Two Knights Defense. Polerio Defense Bishop Check line (C58)  ·  1/2-1/2

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Jun-27-03  coke934: Jose Raul Capablanca has a weird stlye to hard to explain but i love his games if any knwos any more free websites where i can look up his games kibitz them on here plz!
Jun-27-05  aw1988: Right here!
Jun-27-05  offramp: On this exact spot.
Jun-27-05  aw1988: Oh, that's funny. I only just now noticed I responded precisely 2 years later.
Nov-03-08  Karpova: From "The Topeka Daily State Journal" of 1909.12.07: <Mr. Moise has played Lasker to a draw and has also met Pillsbury and Marshall but he says that he regards Capablanca as the most wonderful chess player he has ever seen.> The newspaper adds that <the masterly way in which Capablanca plays his knights is worthy of study> but Black's 24th move is called a slip allowing the exchange of Queens.

Source: Page 21 of Winter, Edward: "Capablanca: a compendium of games, notes, articles, correspondence, illustrations and other rare archival materials on the Cuban chess genius Jose Raul Capablanca, 1888-1942.", Jefferson, North Carolina, 1989

May-19-09  kingmundi: Nick De Fermian mentions this game in his audio commentary of the final game of the US Championship 2009 tournament, Nakamura vs J Friedel, 2009.
Jun-13-15  TheFocus: This game is from a simultaneous exhibition in Topeka, Kansas on December 6, 1909.

Capablanca scored +50=1-0.

Jul-29-15
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  MissScarlett: <Capablanca scored +50=1-0.>

According to <The Unknown Capablanca>, but the article cited by Winter has a more modest 14 opponents (+13 =1).

<Since The Unknown Capablanca was published, a number of additions and corrections to these tables have come to light, and details will be posted in the present article from time to time.>

http://www.chesshistory.com/winter/...

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