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William S Allison
Number of games in database: 5
Years covered: 1857
Overall record: +1 -4 =0 (20.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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C51 Evans Gambit (2 games)

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. G Hammond vs W S Allison  1-0261857Casual gameC51 Evans Gambit
2. W S Allison vs H P Montgomery 0-12018571st American Chess Congress, New YorkC53 Giuoco Piano
3. H P Montgomery vs W S Allison 0-15218571st American Chess Congress, New YorkC44 King's Pawn Game
4. H P Montgomery vs W S Allison 1-03018571st American Chess Congress, New YorkC51 Evans Gambit
5. W S Allison vs H P Montgomery 0-12318571st American Chess Congress, New YorkC50 Giuoco Piano
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jun-13-17  zanzibar: He may have been a sergeant in the Civil War:

Probably not though...

Jun-13-17  zanzibar: The tb says he hailed from Hastings, MN.
Jun-13-17  zanzibar: A frontal portrait is available here:

<W. S. ALLISON, from Minnesota, who first introduced Paulsen into the Chess world>

A fairly important role, if that be the case.

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