Showalter, J.W. – Halpern, J.C. 1894




Results
 
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Showalter, Jackson    2524 (28) 5.5/
Halpern, Jacob    2363 (39) 3.5/
 
Status: formal

Event table notes

Event data
Place: New York
Start date: 1893
End date: 1894
 
Notes:
The Brooklyn Daily Eagle of 20 Oct. 1895 (p.5) gives the date as 1894 and result as 5-3 for Showalter; Feenstra Kuiper and Di Felice give the date as 1893 and the result as +5-3=0 for Showalter; Graeme Cree gives 1893-1894 and +5-3=1 for Showalter. Gillam, in the Quarterly for Chess History, gives 1893, and +5-3=1 for Showalter.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 145
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 26
Periodicals
   [BDE], vol. 55, no. 291, 20 Oct. 1895, page 5
   [QCH], vol. 5, no. 18, 2017, page 422
Web
   Cree, Graeme.  [Showalter vs. Halpern Match] (broken)
   Cree, Graeme.  [The US Chess Championship]

Match information updated: 6 Mar. 2021