This is your invitation to attend the
1971 IDAHO STATE (CLOSED) CHESS TOURNAMENT
February 20-21, 1971
To be held in Twin Falls, Idaho at the beautiful YWCA building, site of previous tournaments.
Registration: 8:30 - 9:30 am. Saturday, February 20, play starts at 9:45 am. Swiss style tournament with five rounds, three Saturday and two Sunday. Play will be over by 5:30 pm. Sunday to allow for travel.
Entry fee = $5.00 except $2.50 for juniors 18 years old or younger.
USCF rated! All entrants must belong to or join the United States Chess Federation at the tournament. Annual USCF dues if paid at the tournament = $8.00, except $4.00 for juniors. Present USCF members should bring current card as sign of membership.
One playing section this year. All players will compete in one group. Prizes will include trophies for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 1st Class B, 2nd Class B, 1st Junior, and 1st Class C and Unrated.
Harkness pairings - 50/2 time limit. Ted Hartwell directs. For further information, contact Director at 599 Crestview Dr., Rt. 3, Twin Falls, Idaho 83301.
One of our two annual business meetings will be held during the tournament. New officers for 1971 should be elected. Glen Buckendorf is current President and Dick Vandenburg is currently Secretary-Treasurer.
The sponsoring Twin Falls Chess Club issues everyone a cordial invitation to attend this year's tournament and renew your Idaho chess friendships.
Idaho Open - in Boise, May 15-16. One section for all with cash prizes. Same format as "Closed" tournament. Location - Boise YMCA. For further information contact Dick Vandenburg, 2316 Regan Ave., Boise, Idaho 83702. Play will be USCF rated.
1970 Western Idaho Open