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Old July 14th 17, 07:39 PM posted to
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Default Interesting Interview with Chess Master

On Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 12:54:17 PM UTC-4, Offramp wrote:
Interview with Von Bardeleben in 1895. The source is "The Sketch" newspaper

It took you this long to post this article Offramp? Kind of like that database project to scan all online patzer games that will take 500 years.

Poor Von Bardeleben. After his famous loss to Steinitz he was never the same, he committed suicide. And he had a bit of a temper. No doubt he suffered from depression or some mental malady, like fellow lawyer Morphy.