Once he took a photo of an after-work chess club through a window of a Central Massachusetts manufacturing plant.
In my efforts to document and promote educational and recreational chess programs, he would visit obscure locations, just to get photos that might become historically significant.
When someone like this passes on, I can only think of one fitting tribute.
In short, he was one of the top chess volunteers that few ever knew.
In recent decades he took a number of memorable chess photos at tournaments, clubs, public libraries, even on the set of Chess Chat, FATV-TV, the Wachusett Chess Club's monthly show in Fitchburg.
During his 40 years in Sturbridge he became known to many chessplayers, due to the large CCA chess events there.
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