Schwietzer, George




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1903  234  2226 (72) 1
1904  230  2236 (59) 11
1905  253  2236 (58) 0
1906  254  2235 (51) 20
1907  277  2225 (60) 0
1908  297  2215 (64) 1
1909  348  2196 (66) 1
1910  360  2186 (68) 1
1911  385  2171 (67) 10
1912  408  2143 (77) 0
1913  413  2115 (84) 0
1914  417  2087 (89) 0
1915  416  2059 (93) 0
1916  440  2031 (96) 0
1917  442  2003 (98) 0
1918  464  1975 (100) 5

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Schwietzer, George J.  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
Name given sometimes as 'Schweitzer' and sometimes as 'Schwietzer'. Although the former seems more plausible, Gaige (Chess Personalia) and Di Felice give the latter as correct. Full middle name from Eduardo Bauzá Mercére.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 316
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 382
   Hilbert, Writings in Chess History, page 487
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 242, 243
Periodicals
   [BDE], vol. 77, 1 Nov. 1917, page II.2

Tournament data

Philadelphia or New York (?) 1903     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Schwietzer, G.J. - Smythe, J.H.     1 - 0    
Saint Louis 1904 (1)     7th American Chess Congress - Major Tournament     4  /  11
New York 1906 (2)     Manhattan Club Championship     4  /  12
New York 1906 (3)     20th Brooklyn Club Championship     5.5  /  8
London and New York 1908     10th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Schwietzer, G.J. - Englund, F.C.A.     1 - 0    
London and New York 1909     11th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Schwietzer, G.J. - Wahltuch, V.L.     0 - 1    
London and New York 1910     12th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Schwietzer, G.J. - Ward, W.     0.5 - 0.5    
London and New York 1911     13th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Schwietzer, G.J. - Michell, R.P.     0.5 - 0.5    
New York 1911 (2)     25th Brooklyn Club Championship     5  /  9
New York 1918 (1)     Brooklyn Club Championship - Preliminary     0.5  /  5


Player information updated: 28 May 2016