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Chess in Ye Olde Days?

Sunday, October 24th, 2010

I’ve had a three day weekend, using the last of my personal time off days until December (when I get some extra time because it will be my five-year anniversary at work.)  Mrs. LV and I went to Springfield, the state capitol of Illinois by Amtrak.  (My first actual train ride!)

Among other fun things like visiting the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum and the Illinois State Museum, we also spent some time at the Old Capitol Building.   (The rest of the post, including the Chess bit, is a bit pic-heavy, so behind the cut…)

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