Archive for date: February 24, 2010

Fifth Position, a test for milhouse

February 24, 2010 | Amateur Radio, Checkers | By: Mark VandeWettering

My trip to Powell’s also netted me Erroll A. Smith’s The American Checker Player’s Handbook, a nice little tome published in 1944. It mostly is an introduction to the famous two-move openings, systematically organizing the forty-seven two-move openings into 7 so-called “Master” openings, and then the Major Variations. There are two principle areas that I’d […]