Philadelphia and New York 1897




Results
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Voigt, Hermann    2450 (42) 0.5 /
Schmidt, Louis    2309 (58) 0.5 /
 
Robinson, Alfred    2288 (68) 0 /
Delmar, Eugene    2385 (41) 1 /
 
Robinson, D. Stuart    2351 (38) 0 /
Hodges, Albert B.    2507 (43) 1 /
 
Reichhelm, Gustavus    2327 (85) 1 /
Jasnogrodsky, Nicolai    2285 (53) 0 /
 
Kaiser, Julius    2260 (48) 0 /
de Visser, William    2470 (57) 1 /
 
Morgan, Joseph    2259 (46) 1 /
Baird, David    2343 (44) 0 /
 
Shipley, Walter    2391 (39) 0.5 /
Davidson, Harry    2296 (89) 0.5 /
 
Newman, Charles    2379 (41) 0.5 /
Hanham, J. Moore    2387 (42) 0.5 /
 
Morgan, Mordecai    2402 (50) 1 /
Simonson, Gustave    2338 (57) 0 /
 
Maguire, Elihu    2134 (38) 0.5 /
Vorrath, August    2207 (87) 0.5 /
 
Bampton, Samuel    2410 (38) 0.5 /
Isaacson, Charles    2180 (88) 0.5 /
 
Elson, Jacob    2280 (83) 1 /
Halpern, Jacob    2300 (52) 0 /
 
Young, John    2269 (38) 0.5 /
Lipschütz, Salomon    2568 (45) 0.5 /
 
Kemény, Emil    2502 (42) 1 /
Showalter, Jackson    2554 (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]