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Charles Jaffe vs Otto Roething
22nd New York State Chess Association Championship (1909), Bath Beach, New York USA, rd 4, Jul-29
Colle System (D05)  ·  1-0



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Jul-04-14  heuristic: curious, why resign now?
thanks to 16...Nb8; BLK was busted since then.

OTOH, 23.Bh6 is a vast improvement!

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  GrahamClayton: Position after 12. ♘e5:

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Black cannot with a pawn with 12...♗xe5 13. fxe5 ♕xe5, as 14. ♗xh7+ wins the Black Queen.

Aug-27-15  JimNorCal: <heuristic>: "why resign now?" Probably due to the fact that White can force simplification and remain 2 pawns up with only a bishop on each side (same color).

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