Blackmar, Abel




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1883  190  2213 (108) 2
1884  197  2224 (106) 0
1885  188  2235 (102) 0
1886  180  2246 (98) 0
1887  172  2257 (93) 2
1888  160  2274 (87) 0
1889  153  2290 (79) 0
1890  137  2306 (70) 0
1891  128  2323 (58) 7
1892  97  2358 (51) 24
1893  124  2332 (64) 0
1894  151  2306 (73) 0
1895  174  2280 (79) 0
1896  208  2254 (83) 3

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Blackmar, Abel Edward  
Born: 21 Aug. 1852
Died: 14 Feb. 1931
 
Notes:
Hilbert and Lahde give his first name as 'Able'. Not to be confused with Armand Edward Blackmar (1826-1888).
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 40
   Hilbert and Lahde, Albert Beauregard Hodges, page 76, 105, 534
   Hillyer, Thomas Frère, page 163
   Rogers, New York State Chess Association, page 50

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Lasker, Em. - Blackmar, Ab.E. 1892         (f)     2   -   0

Tournament data

Philadelphia and New York 1883     Philadelphia - Manhattan Club Match    
  Blackmar, Ab.E. - Voigt, H.G.     0.5 - 1.5    
New York 1887 (2)     Manhattan Club - New York Club Match    
  Blackmar, Ab.E. - Storck, F.W.     1 - 1    
Skaneateles 1891 (2)     New York State Chess Association Tournament     1.5  /  7
New York 1892 (1)     Brooklyn Club - New York City Club Match    
  Blackmar, Ab.E. - Doyle, P.J.     1 - 0    
New York 1892 (2)     Brooklyn Club - New York City Club Match    
  Blackmar, Ab.E. - Doyle, P.J.     1 - 0    
New York 1892 (6)     Brooklyn Club Championship     12  /  18
  Blackmar, Ab.E. - Hodges, A.B.     0.5 - 1.5    
New York 1896 (2)     18th New York State Chess Association Midwinter Meeting - Championship     0.5  /  3