Memphis Press-Scimitar, Memphis, TN
Monday, November 26, 1973 -  "Tourneys Side-By-Side, Playing Checkers & Chess at Sheraton-Peabody Hotel, Memphis, TN"
 -  Newspaper Article      Jim Guthrie Obituary 

“Queen Me vs King Me”

The Mid-South Open (chess) Tournament and the Memphis Open Checker Tournament are both in progress at the Sheraton-Peabody
Hotel.  James C. Little, pictured on the left, president of the Memphis Chess Club, and J.R.Guthrie, checker player from Humboldt, TN,
compared the two games as they competed in their respective tournaments today.  Both three-day competitions end tomorrow.
Memphis Press-Scimitar, November 26, 1973

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