Schwietzer, George




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1903  231  2225 (73) 1
1904  229  2235 (60) 11
1905  243  2234 (58) 0
1906  248  2233 (51) 20
1907  271  2222 (60) 0
1908  287  2212 (64) 1
1909  335  2193 (67) 1
1910  345  2183 (68) 1
1911  368  2167 (68) 10
1912  381  2140 (77) 0
1913  371  2112 (84) 0
1914  356  2084 (89) 0
1915  342  2056 (93) 0
1916  361  2029 (97) 0
1917  344  2001 (99) 0
1918  356  1973 (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