Halpern, Jacob




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1887  285  2156 (66) 8
1888  243  2188 (60) 6
1889  211  2223 (57) 5
1890  201  2253 (56) 4
1891  181  2275 (55) 0
1892  157  2297 (48) 6
1893  128  2330 (40) 22
1894  96  2362 (39) 24
1895  116  2342 (47) 5
1896  146  2312 (50) 4
1897  149  2300 (52) 1
1898  155  2304 (47) 4
1899  122  2333 (38) 25
1900  164  2296 (39) 18
1901  205  2267 (42) 17
1902  223  2257 (49) 0
1903  248  2248 (47) 14
1904  320  2210 (53) 0
1905  386  2173 (52) 10
1906  412  2163 (55) 13

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Halpern, Jacob C.  
Born: 10 Sep. 1845
Died: 15 Mar. 1924
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 306
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 160
   Hilbert, Young Marshall, page 118
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 45
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 101
   Urcan, Adolf Albin in America, page 73
Web
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]

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

Showalter, J.W. - Halpern, J.C. 1894         (f)     5.5   -   3.5
Steinitz, W. - Halpern, J.C. 1898         (c)     1   -   0
Delmar, E. (1) - Halpern, J.C. 1899         (f)     2   -   1
Roething, O. - Halpern, J.C. 1900         (f)     4.5   -   0.5

Tournament data

New York 1887 (3)     Columbia Chess Club Championship     3  /  8
Newark 1888 (1)     Columbia Club - Newark Club Match    
  Halpern, J.C. - Hymes, C.     1 - 0    
New York 1888 (1)     Columbia Club - Newark Club Match    
  Halpern, J.C. - Kempa-Pieczonka, A.     1 - 0    
New York 1888 (2)     Manhattan Club - Columbia Club Match (Round 1)    
  Halpern, J.C. - Lipschutz, S.     0 - 1    
New York 1888 (3)     Manhattan Club - Columbia Club Match (Round 2)    
  Halpern, J.C. - Lipschutz, S.     0 - 1    
Philadelphia 1888 (2)     Junior Club - Columbia Club Match (1)    
  Halpern, J.C. - Schultz, W.H.     0 - 1    
Philadelphia 1888 (3)     Junior Club - Columbia Club Match (2)    
  Halpern, J.C. - Voigt, H.G.     0 - 1    
New York 1889 (1)     11th New York State Championship    
  Halpern, J.C. - Hein, L.     1 - 0    
  Halpern, J.C. - Nugent, C.     1 - 0    
  Halpern, J.C. - Johnston, Wm. (2)     1 - 0    
  Halpern, J.C. - Ryan, J.S.     0 - 1    
  Halpern, J.C. - Hanham, J.M.     0 - 1    
New York 1890 (2)     12th New York State Championship    
  Halpern, J.C. - Gunsberg, M.     1 - 0    
  Halpern, J.C. - Clapp, A.C.     0 - 1    
  Halpern, J.C. - Meyer, O.     0.5 - 0.5    
  Halpern, J.C. - Baird, J.W.     1 - 0    
  Halpern, J.C. - Johnston, Wm. (2)     1 - 0    
New York 1892 (1)     Brooklyn Club - New York City Club Match    
  Halpern, J.C. - Richardson, P.     1 - 0    
New York 1892 (2)     Brooklyn Club - New York City Club Match    
  Halpern, J.C. - Richardson, P.     0 - 1    
New York 1892 (4)     14th New York State Championship    
  Halpern, J.C. - Stubbs, H.D.     0 - 1    
  Halpern, J.C. - Yeaton, F.H.     1 - 0    
  Halpern, J.C. - Otten, H.     0 - 1    
Philadelphia or New York (?) 1892     Junior Club - New York City Club Match    
  Halpern, J.C. - Young, J.W. (1)     1 - 0    
New York 1893 (1)     15th New York State Championship    
  Halpern, J.C. - Simonson, G.     0 - 1    
  Halpern, J.C. - Ferris, W.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
  Halpern, J.C. - Young, J.W. (1)     1 - 0    
  Halpern, J.C. - Hanham, J.M.     0.5 - 0.5    
Newark 1893     Newark - New York City Club Match    
  Halpern, J.C. - Sternberg, L.     0 - 1    
New York 1893 (9)     New York State Challenge Cup     2.5  /  8
New York 1893 (14)     Manhattan Café Tournament     4.5  /  9
New York 1894 (2)     16th New York State Championship    
  Halpern, J.C. - Baird, J.W.     0.5 - 0.5    
  Halpern, J.C. - de Visser, W.M.     0.5 - 0.5    
  Halpern, J.C. - Hymes, E.     0.5 - 0.5    
  Halpern, J.C. - Pollock, W.H.K.     1 - 0    
New York 1894 (4)     Brooklyn Club - New York City Club Match    
  Halpern, J.C. - Richardson, P.     1 - 0    
New York 1894 (6)     New York Tournament     4  /  10
New York 1895 (1)     Newark - New York City Club Match    
  Halpern, J.C. - Hymes, C.     1 - 0    
New York 1895 (5)     Metropolitan Club - New York City Club Match    
  Halpern, J.C. - Roche, T.H.     1 - 0    
New York 1895 (7)     Manhattan - New York City Club Match    
  Halpern, J.C. - Simonson, G.     0.5 - 0.5    
New York 1895 (10)     New York State Championship    
  Halpern, J.C. - Hodges, A.B.     0 - 1    
New York 1895 (15)     Brooklyn - New York City Club Match    
  Halpern, J.C. - Tatum, J.C.     1 - 0    
New York 1896 (2)     18th New York State Chess Association Midwinter Meeting - Championship     0.5  /  3
Philadelphia 1896 (2)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Halpern, J.C. - Reichhelm, G.C.     0.5 - 0.5    
Philadelphia and New York 1897     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Telegraphic Match    
  Halpern, J.C. - Elson, J.     0 - 1    
New York 1898 (1)     20th New York State Chess Association Midwinter Meeting - Championship     0.5  /  3
New York 1899 (2)     New York State Championship     1.5  /  4
Philadelphia 1899 (3)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Halpern, J.C. - Kaiser, J.A.     1 - 0    
Saratoga Springs 1899     New York State Chess Association - Pennsylvania State Chess Association Tournament     4  /  7
New York 1899 (3)     Manhattan Club Championship     7  /  10
New York 1900 (1)     Manhattan Club Championship - Play-off    
  Halpern, J.C. - Delmar, E. (1)     1.5 - 2.5    
New York 1900 (3)     Manhattan Club Masters Tournament     5  /  8
New York 1900 (4)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Halpern, J.C. - Kaiser, J.A.     0.5 - 0.5    
New York 1901 (2)     Manhattan Club Championship     0  /  1
Philadelphia 1901 (3)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Halpern, J.C. - Mlotkowski, S.     1 - 0    
New York 1901 (4)     Manhattan Club Championship     8  /  14
New York 1901 (6)     Manhattan Club Championship     2.5  /  9
New York 1903 (1)     Manhattan Club Rice Gambit Tournament     7  /  14
Sylvan Beach 1905 (2)     18th New York State Chess Association Meeting - Rice Gambit Tournament     1.5  /  10
New York 1906 (1)     Manhattan Club Championship     4  /  12
New York 1906 (3)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Halpern, J.C. - Stadelman, S.L.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 22 Jul. 2021