A Record of the Activities of the United States Chess Federation for the Years 1941, 1942 and 1943. Including the 1942 Tournament for the Chess Championship of the United States

Author: Wagner, Jr., Elbert A (1904-1970) editor

Publisher: United States Chess Federation

Location: Chicago

Year: 1944



59+[6 ad] pages with tables and diagrams. Royal octavo (9 1/2" x 6 1/4") bound in original publisher's brown stabled wrappers. Volume 7 in the Series of Federation Yearbooks. (Betts: 25-151). First edition.

Reports on the chief tournaments in the USA for 1941 through 1943 with a selection of games. Includes coverage of the U S Opens for 1942 (St Louis), 1942 (Dallas) and 1943 (Syracuse). The US Championship for 1942 (New York) and the Amateur Championships and Lightning Tournaments of 1942 and 1943. The Women's Championship tournament is included with one of the games represented.


Wrappers soiled, corners and spine ends bumped else a very good copy.