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Beal,
Don Beal's first chess program, which played the First World Computer Chess Championship in Stockholm, running on a CDC 6600 mainframe computer at Queen Mary Collage. It shared a telephone line from Stockholm to London with Master [1].

Games

Ostrich

WCCC 1974, round 2, Ostrich - Beal [2]
[Event "WCCC 1974"]
[Site "Stockholm, Sweden"]
[Date "1974.08.06"]
[Round "2"]
[White "Ostrich"]
[Black "Beal"]
[Result "1-0"]
 
1. Nf3 Nf6 2. d4 Nc6 3. d5 Nb4 4. Nc3 d6 5. a3 Na6 6. e4 e5 7. Bg5 Nc5 8. b4 Ncd7 
9. Bb5 Be7 10. Bxf6 gxf6 11. O-O O-O 12. Qd3 Kg7 13. Nh4 Re8 14. f4 c5 15. Nf5+ Kg6 
16. Qg3+ Kh5 17. Be2# 1-0 

A16chs

WCCC 1974, round 3, Beal - A16chs [3]
[Event "WCCC 1974"]
[Site "Stockholm, Sweden"]
[Date "1974.08.07"]
[Round "3"]
[White "Beal"]
[Black "A16chs"]
[Result "1-0"]
 
1. g3 g6 2. Bh3 c5 3. Bg2 Qb6 4. c3 Qc7 5. Kf1 Bg7 6. Bf3 g5 7. e4 Nc6 8. d4 cxd4 
9. Bxg5 d6 10. cxd4 h6 11. Be3 Qb6 12. Nc3 Qa6+ 13. Nge2 Bh3+ 14. Ke1 b5 15. Nd5 Qa5+ 
16. Nec3 b4 17. Nb5 Kf8 18. Qd3 a6 19. Nbc7 Ra7 20. Rc1 Bd7 21. e5 f6 22. e6 Nb8 
23. Qg6 Qa4 24. Qf7# 1-0

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References

  1. ^ Jean E. Hayes, David Levy (1976). The world computer chess championship, Stockholm 1974. University Press (Edinburgh) ISBN 0852242859
  2. ^ Stockholm 1974 - Chess - Round 2 - Game 1 (ICGA Tournaments)
  3. ^ Stockholm 1974 - Chess - Round 3 - Game 5 (ICGA Tournaments)

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