Vienna (1873) – Press notice of winners & prizes

From p42 of the tournament book, is a copy of the press release immediately circulated (via Reuters and other outlets) upon Steinitz’s final win over Blackburne:

TB - Press Notice - Vienna (1873)

At some point it might be nice to come back with a little discussion of the various currencies involved here in the prizes.

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