Schwietzer, George




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1903  265  2228 (72) 1
1904  265  2239 (59) 11
1905  275  2236 (57) 0
1906  282  2234 (50) 20
1907  316  2222 (59) 0
1908  343  2210 (63) 1
1909  395  2189 (66) 1
1910  422  2176 (67) 1
1911  483  2158 (67) 10
1912  507  2131 (76) 0
1913  547  2104 (83) 0
1914  563  2076 (89) 0
1915  557  2049 (93) 0
1916  594  2021 (96) 0
1917  607  1994 (99) 0
1918  644  1966 (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, no. 303, 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 (1)     Manhattan Club Championship     4  /  12
New York 1906 (10)     20th Brooklyn Club Championship     5.5  /  8
London, England and New York 1908     10th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Schwietzer, G.J. - Englund, F.C.A.     1 - 0    
London, England and New York 1909     11th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Schwietzer, G.J. - Wahltuch, V.L.     0 - 1    
London, England and New York 1910     12th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Schwietzer, G.J. - Ward, W.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 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