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Paul Morphy World champion in chess...
Item # 649334
May 26, 1859
THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 26, 1859
* Paul Morphy
* American chess champion
The front page has one column headings: "The Chess Champion" "Presentation to Paul Morphy by the New-York Chess Club" and more with smaller subheads. Lengthy text here.
Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War