Philadelphia and New York 1897




Results
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Voigt, Hermann    2453 (42) 0.5 /
Schmidt, Louis    2317 (57) 0.5 /
 
Robinson, Alfred    2288 (68) 0 /
Delmar, Eugene    2390 (40) 1 /
 
Robinson, D. Stuart    2354 (38) 0 /
Hodges, Albert B.    2510 (43) 1 /
 
Reichhelm, Gustavus    2331 (85) 1 /
Jasnogrodsky, Nicolai    2285 (51) 0 /
 
Kaiser, Julius    2262 (48) 0 /
de Visser, William    2471 (57) 1 /
 
Morgan, Joseph    2223 (45) 1 /
Baird, David    2352 (43) 0 /
 
Shipley, Walter    2394 (39) 0.5 /
Davidson, Harry    2296 (89) 0.5 /
 
Newman, Charles    2382 (41) 0.5 /
Hanham, J. Moore    2394 (41) 0.5 /
 
Morgan, Mordecai    2408 (50) 1 /
Simonson, Gustave    2342 (57) 0 /
 
Maguire, Elihu    2138 (38) 0.5 /
Vorrath, August    2210 (87) 0.5 /
 
Bampton, Samuel    2417 (38) 0.5 /
Isaacson, Charles    2204 (87) 0.5 /
 
Elson, Jacob    2287 (83) 1 /
Halpern, Jacob    2304 (52) 0 /
 
Young, John    2276 (38) 0.5 /
Lipschütz, Salomon    2574 (45) 0.5 /
 
Kemény, Emil    2505 (42) 1 /
Showalter, Jackson    2557 (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]