Albert Pulitzer vs. Georg Marco
Albert Pulitzer vs Georg Marco, Vienna, 1900.
White Mates in 2.
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1.Re8 Bxe8 2.Qc7#
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About the players
Albert Pulitzer (1851–1909) was Joseph Pulitzer's younger brother. Joseph Pulitzer, a newspaper publisher, is famous for the "Pulitzer Prize". The two brothers were born in Hungary and emigrated as teens to the United States.
Georg Marco (1863-1923) was an Austrian chess player. He was born in Cernăuţi in Bukovina, which was part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, then Romania and now Ukraine. He was secretary of the Vienna Chess Federation.