Bird, H.E. – Smith, C.F. 1850




Results
 
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Bird, Henry    2347 (48) 10.5/14 
Smith, Charles    2113 (84) 3.5/14 
 
Status: formal

Event table notes

Event data
Place: London
Start date: 1850
End date: Aug. 1850
 
Notes:
Evan's Gambit match. 'Mr. Smith opens with the Evans Gambit, and wagers two to one in the event of its being accepted.' (Illustrated London News, 31 Aug. 1850, p.191).
 
References
Books
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 113
Periodicals
   [ILN], vol. 17, 31 Aug. 1850, page 191