Blackburne, J.H. – Hendrik, W. 1874

Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Blackburne, Joseph    2617 (49) 1/
Hendrik, Willem    0/
Status: casual

Event table notes

Event data
Place: The Hague
Start date: 9 June 1874
End date: 9 June 1874
A single game played by Blackburne against the Prince of Orange (Willem Hendrik) in the Hague. The report quoted in Harding's book places this game on the occasion of a simultaneous exhibition given by Blackburne on 9 Jun. 1874, and before mentioning another blindfold performance on 11 Jun. 1874. The City of London Chess Magazine dates this game to 11 Jun. 1874. So the date is not entirely clear.
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 106
   [CLCM], vol. 1, no. 6, July 1874, page 131
   [Fld], 20 June 1874

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