Philadelphia and New York 1897




Results
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Voigt, Hermann    2445 (41) 0.5 /
Schmidt, Louis    2308 (57) 0.5 /
 
Robinson, Alfred    2303 (66) 0 /
Delmar, Eugene    2385 (40) 1 /
 
Robinson, D. Stuart    2335 (37) 0 /
Hodges, Albert B.    2503 (43) 1 /
 
Reichhelm, Gustavus    2313 (79) 1 /
Jasnogrodsky, Nicolai    2271 (50) 0 /
 
Kaiser, Julius    2244 (47) 0 /
de Visser, William    2425 (54) 1 /
 
Morgan, Joseph    2204 (44) 1 /
Baird, David    2342 (43) 0 /
 
Shipley, Walter    2372 (38) 0.5 /
Davidson, Harry    2314 (85) 0.5 /
 
Newman, Charles    2369 (40) 0.5 /
Hanham, J. Moore    2383 (41) 0.5 /
 
Morgan, Mordecai    2389 (49) 1 /
Simonson, Gustave    2326 (56) 0 /
 
Maguire, Elihu    2117 (37) 0.5 /
Vorrath, August    2195 (86) 0.5 /
 
Bampton, Samuel    2402 (37) 0.5 /
Isaacson, Charles    2177 (84) 0.5 /
 
Elson, Jacob    2299 (71) 1 /
Halpern, Jacob    2299 (51) 0 /
 
Young, John    2256 (38) 0.5 /
Lipschütz, Salomon    2561 (45) 0.5 /
 
Kemény, Emil    2497 (42) 1 /
Showalter, Jackson    2547 (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]