Bird, H.E. – Roberts, A. 1876




Results
 
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Bird, Henry    2535 (29) 1/
Roberts, Albert    2386 (57) 1/
 
Status: casual

Event table notes

Event data
Place: Philadelphia
Start date: Feb. 1876
End date: Feb. 1876
 
Notes:
Reichhelm gives +0-1=0 for Bird, as does the Sunday Republlic of 13 Feb. 1876 (see van Winsen, p.91). The Philadelphia Intelligencer of 15 Feb. 1876 gives +1-1=0 for Bird and the 30 June 1876 issue reasserted that this was the correct score (see van Winsen, p.91). Played during Bird's visit to Philadelphia in Feb. 1876, according to van Winsen.
 
References
Books
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 13
   van Winsen, James Mason in America, page 91