Philadelphia and New York 1897




Results
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Voigt, Hermann    2450 (42) 0.5 /
Schmidt, Louis    2314 (57) 0.5 /
 
Robinson, Alfred    2285 (68) 0 /
Delmar, Eugene    2387 (40) 1 /
 
Robinson, D. Stuart    2351 (38) 0 /
Hodges, Albert B.    2506 (43) 1 /
 
Reichhelm, Gustavus    2328 (85) 1 /
Jasnogrodsky, Nicolai    2282 (51) 0 /
 
Kaiser, Julius    2259 (48) 0 /
de Visser, William    2468 (57) 1 /
 
Morgan, Joseph    2220 (45) 1 /
Baird, David    2349 (43) 0 /
 
Shipley, Walter    2390 (39) 0.5 /
Davidson, Harry    2293 (89) 0.5 /
 
Newman, Charles    2379 (41) 0.5 /
Hanham, J. Moore    2390 (41) 0.5 /
 
Morgan, Mordecai    2404 (50) 1 /
Simonson, Gustave    2339 (57) 0 /
 
Maguire, Elihu    2135 (38) 0.5 /
Vorrath, August    2207 (87) 0.5 /
 
Bampton, Samuel    2414 (38) 0.5 /
Isaacson, Charles    2202 (87) 0.5 /
 
Elson, Jacob    2284 (83) 1 /
Halpern, Jacob    2301 (52) 0 /
 
Young, John    2273 (38) 0.5 /
Lipschütz, Salomon    2571 (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]