IR Napier 0 - 1 FEA Kitto (Cornwall v Devon, Bd.1 1955)

POST-WAR COUNTY CHAMPIONS

No.5: IR Napier (1954, 1957)
No.10: FEA Kitto (1962)

A tactical battle featuring two Emigrant Cup winners.

IR Napier, as well as being a strong player, was also a great benefactor to junior chess in Cornwall and a personal friend of world champion Max Euwe.

There is a detailed biography of FEA Kitto by Bob Jones here on the Chess Devon website