Philadelphia and New York 1897




Results
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Voigt, Hermann    2446 (42) 0.5 /
Schmidt, Louis    2310 (57) 0.5 /
 
Robinson, Alfred    2281 (68) 0 /
Delmar, Eugene    2383 (40) 1 /
 
Robinson, D. Stuart    2347 (38) 0 /
Hodges, Albert B.    2502 (43) 1 /
 
Reichhelm, Gustavus    2325 (85) 1 /
Jasnogrodsky, Nicolai    2278 (51) 0 /
 
Kaiser, Julius    2255 (48) 0 /
de Visser, William    2465 (57) 1 /
 
Morgan, Joseph    2216 (45) 1 /
Baird, David    2345 (43) 0 /
 
Shipley, Walter    2387 (39) 0.5 /
Davidson, Harry    2290 (89) 0.5 /
 
Newman, Charles    2375 (41) 0.5 /
Hanham, J. Moore    2386 (41) 0.5 /
 
Morgan, Mordecai    2401 (50) 1 /
Simonson, Gustave    2335 (57) 0 /
 
Maguire, Elihu    2131 (38) 0.5 /
Vorrath, August    2200 (86) 0.5 /
 
Bampton, Samuel    2410 (38) 0.5 /
Isaacson, Charles    2198 (87) 0.5 /
 
Elson, Jacob    2282 (83) 1 /
Halpern, Jacob    2300 (52) 0 /
 
Young, John    2269 (38) 0.5 /
Lipschütz, Salomon    2567 (45) 0.5 /
 
Kemény, Emil    2498 (42) 1 /
Showalter, Jackson    2550 (33) 0 /
 

Event table notes

Event data
Name: Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Telegraphic Match
Place: Philadelphia and New York
Start date: 31 May 1897
End date: 31 May 1897
 
Notes:
Seven of the games were adjudicated by Steinitz. The results of the games D.S. Robinson - A.B. Hodges and J. Elson - J.C. Halpern remained controversial.
 
References
Books
   Hilbert and Lahde, Albert Beauregard Hodges, page 254
   Hilbert, Essays in American Chess History, page 128
   Hilbert, Walter Penn Shipley, page 164
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 22, 46, 109
Web
   Hilbert, John S.  [The 1897 Franklin - Manhattan Chess Club Telegraphic Team Match]