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White moves and mate in 8 moves

Submitted by Selby Anderson 
E.B. Cook, The New York Albion, October 23, 1852

(White: Ka3, Qf3, Nh5, a5, e4, g7. Black: Kg6, Qg1, Rb8, Re2, Nf8, Ng8, Bc8, Bh8, b3, b7, c5, d7, e6, e7, g4, g5.)

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