Philadelphia and New York 1897




Results
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Voigt, Hermann    2453 (42) 0.5 /
Schmidt, Louis    2316 (57) 0.5 /
 
Robinson, Alfred    2287 (68) 0 /
Delmar, Eugene    2389 (41) 1 /
 
Robinson, D. Stuart    2354 (38) 0 /
Hodges, Albert B.    2509 (43) 1 /
 
Reichhelm, Gustavus    2328 (85) 1 /
Jasnogrodsky, Nicolai    2283 (51) 0 /
 
Kaiser, Julius    2262 (48) 0 /
de Visser, William    2471 (57) 1 /
 
Morgan, Joseph    2262 (46) 1 /
Baird, David    2352 (43) 0 /
 
Shipley, Walter    2394 (39) 0.5 /
Davidson, Harry    2297 (89) 0.5 /
 
Newman, Charles    2382 (41) 0.5 /
Hanham, J. Moore    2392 (42) 0.5 /
 
Morgan, Mordecai    2405 (50) 1 /
Simonson, Gustave    2340 (57) 0 /
 
Maguire, Elihu    2137 (38) 0.5 /
Vorrath, August    2210 (87) 0.5 /
 
Bampton, Samuel    2414 (38) 0.5 /
Isaacson, Charles    2186 (88) 0.5 /
 
Elson, Jacob    2287 (83) 1 /
Halpern, Jacob    2303 (52) 0 /
 
Young, John    2273 (38) 0.5 /
Lipschütz, Salomon    2572 (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]