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Subject: Re: Who/what is a hoyle? :)

Author: Omid David Tabibi

Date: 13:57:57 07/26/03

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On July 26, 2003 at 16:29:34, John Merlino wrote:

>On July 26, 2003 at 15:21:18, Rajen Gupta wrote:
>>hi john! what made you think of such a long winded name? :)
>>who/what is a Hoyle?
>It wasn't me that made up the name, although we simply call it "Majestic Chess"
>or "HMC".

Her Majesty Chess? :)

>"Hoyle" is an old and very well-known brand name that has to do with classic
>games such as card games, chess, etc. They have made MANY books that are about
>the rules of these games or about how to improve in these games.
>You can find out more by going to, or by simply doing a
>search at Amazon on "hoyle".
>It is an extremely popular name, and it alone should get us quite a lot of

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