Martinez, Charles




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1884  158  2264 (70) 2
1885  146  2283 (59) 3
1886  115  2325 (44) 32
1887  106  2343 (46) 12
1888  74  2382 (51) 0
1889  58  2421 (47) 17
1890  62  2418 (58) 0
1891  63  2415 (63) 4
1892  61  2411 (71) 0
1893  55  2407 (77) 0
1894  57  2403 (81) 0
1895  60  2399 (84) 0
1896  68  2395 (85) 0
1897  69  2391 (84) 0
1898  70  2387 (83) 0
1899  76  2383 (80) 1
1900  65  2403 (77) 0
1901  47  2422 (73) 1
1902  39  2444 (68) 7
1903  45  2438 (71) 1
1904  51  2428 (73) 1
1905  59  2419 (75) 1
1906  62  2412 (77) 0
1907  63  2405 (77) 1
1908  64  2403 (77) 0
1909  69  2401 (76) 1
1910  70  2404 (74) 0
1911  76  2408 (71) 14

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Martinez, Charles S.  
Born: 27 Jan. 1868
Died: 18 Jan. 1941
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 161
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 271
   Gaige, Chess Tournament Crosstables III, page 372
   Hilbert, Walter Penn Shipley, page 32, 39
   Hilbert, Writings in Chess History, page 4
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 15
   Urcan, Julius Finn, page 100
   Winter, A Chess Omnibus, page 78
Web
   Brennen, Neil R.  [Confidential Email from The Historian]
   Hilbert, John S.  [The 'Megaphone Man'], page 3
   Sarah.  [Martínez]
   Winter, Edward.  [Chess Prodigies]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 3812. Chess prodigies]

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

Gunsberg, I.A. - Martinez, C.S. 1889         (c)     0.5   -   1.5
Weiss, M. - Martinez, C.S. 1889         (c)     2   -   1
Bird, H.E. - Martinez, C.S. 1889         (c)     6   -   6
Lasker, Em. - Martinez, C.S. 1902         (f)     0   -   1

Tournament data

Philadelphia 1883     Germantown - Camden Club Match    
  Martinez, C.S. - Sonsheimer, M.     1 - 0    
Philadelphia 1884 (2)     Germantown - Wilmington Club Match    
  Martinez, C.S. - Price, J.H.     0.5 - 1.5    
Wilmington 1885     Germantown - Wilmington Club Match (1)    
  Martinez, C.S. - Bertolette, L.A.     1 - 1    
Philadelphia 1885 (1)     Germantown - Wilmington Club Match (2)    
  Martinez, C.S. - Tatnall, G.     0 - 1    
Philadelphia 1885 (3)     Junior Club - 26th Ward Club Match    
  Martinez, C.S. - Wells, J.     1 - 0    
Philadelphia 1886 (1)     Junior Club - Wilmington Club Match (2)    
  Martinez, C.S. - Tatnall, G.     1 - 0    
Philadelphia 1886 (2)     1st Franklin Chess Club Championship     11  /  22
Wilmington 1886     Junior Club - Wilmington Club Match (1)    
  Martinez, C.S. - Tatnall, G.     0 - 1    
Philadelphia 1886 (3)     Junior Chess Club Tournament     9.5  /  10
Philadelphia 1887 (2)     2nd Franklin Chess Club Championship     5  /  12      odds player in pawn and move class
Philadelphia 1891 (1)     6th Franklin Chess Club Championship    
  Martinez, C.S. - Morgan, J.P.     1 - 0    
  Martinez, C.S. - Shipley, W.P.     1 - 0    
  Martinez, C.S. - Voigt, H.G.     0.5 - 1.5    
Philadelphia 1899 (3)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Martinez, C.S. - Schmidt, L.     0 - 1    
Philadelphia 1901 (3)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Martinez, C.S. - Marshall, F.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
Philadelphia 1902     Franklin Club Championship     11  /  13
Philadelphia or New York (?) 1903     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Martinez, C.S. - Baird, D.G.     1 - 0    
New York 1904 (3)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Martinez, C.S. - Finn, J.     0.5 - 0.5    
Philadelphia 1905 (1)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Martinez, C.S. - Finn, J.     0.5 - 0.5    
Philadelphia 1907 (2)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Martinez, C.S. - Meyer, L.B.     0.5 - 0.5    
Philadelphia 1909 (4)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Martinez, C.S. - Rosenthal, J.C.     0.5 - 0.5    
Philadelphia 1911 (6)     26th Franklin Club Championship     11  /  14


Player information updated: 1 Sept. 2022