15 year old Dean Lybarger joins the Kingsmen Chess Club. This is the earliest we know of the Kingsmen.
GM George Koltanowski gives a simultaneous exhibition at the Kingsmen Chess Club.
Peoria Industrial Chess League formed by Art Hartwig, Hank Cramer & Jess Anderson.
US Open held in Peoria. Organized by Art Hartwig.
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