Stark, E.D.




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1871  202  2130 (163) 8
1872  209  2124 (161) 0
1873  216  2117 (158) 10
1874  218  2129 (154) 0
1875  215  2141 (151) 0
1876  187  2154 (147) 0
1877  174  2166 (143) 0
1878  173  2179 (139) 0
1879  164  2191 (134) 0
1880  163  2203 (129) 0
1881  164  2216 (123) 0
1882  164  2228 (118) 0
1883  172  2240 (111) 0
1884  175  2253 (104) 0
1885  165  2265 (96) 1
1886  156  2275 (89) 0
1887  155  2285 (80) 0
1888  151  2295 (70) 0
1889  138  2305 (56) 25
1890  161  2294 (69) 0
1891  174  2283 (79) 0
1892  195  2272 (87) 0
1893  208  2261 (94) 0
1894  220  2250 (100) 0
1895  240  2239 (105) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Stark, E.D.  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
Hilbert gives 'E. Stark' in Essays in American Chess History, but 'Starck', quoting from the Philadelphia Times, in his book on Shipley. Reichhelm gives 'E. Stark' on pp.16 and 36 but 'E. Starck' on pp.50, 52 and 157.
 
References
Books
   Gilberg, Fifth American Chess Congress, page 85, 87
   Hilbert, Essays in American Chess History, page 219
   Hilbert, Walter Penn Shipley, page 54
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 16, 157
Periodicals
   [BDE], vol. 31, no. 289, 9 Dec. 1871, page 4
   [BDE], vol. 31, no. 299, 21 Dec. 1871, page 2
   [BDE], vol. 34, no. 74, 28 Mar. 1872, page 1
   [Fld], 30 Dec. 1871
   [ILN], vol. 60, no. 1688, 13 Jan. 1872, page 51
   [SoT], 16 Dec. 1871
   [WP], vol. 4, no. 10, 1 Feb. 1872, page 172
Web
   Hilbert, John S.  [More Recovered Chess Games: Steinitz, Pillsbury, Lasker and Capablanca]

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Blackburne, J.H. - Stark, E.D. 1889         (c)     3   -   2

Tournament data

Cleveland 1871 (2)     2nd American Chess Congress - 2nd Class Tournament     4.5  /  8
Cleveland 1873     Cleveland Club Tournament     5  /  10
New York 1885 (3)     Manhattan Club - New York Club Match    
  Stark, E.D. - Saulson, C.M.     1 - 0    
New York 1885 (4)     Manhattan Club - New York Club Match    
  Stark, E.D. - Murray, G.F.     1 - 0    
Philadelphia 1889 (1)     4th Franklin Chess Club Championship     11.5  /  20
New York 1895 (6)     Manhattan Team Match    
  Stark, E.D. - Ryan, J.S.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 5 May 2020