Newman, Louis




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1859  53  2374 (85) 19
1860  69  2350 (87) 0
1861  86  2326 (89) 0
1862  94  2302 (89) 0
1863  97  2278 (87) 0
1864  108  2254 (85) 9

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Newman, Louis C.  
   Also known as: Rev. Louis C. Newman; Dr. L.C. Newman
Born:
Died:
 
References
Books
   Hilbert, Emil Kemeny, page 181
   Hilbert, Walter Penn Shipley, page 218, 251
   Hilbert, Writings in Chess History, page 386
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 10

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

Newman, L.C. - Elson, J. 1859 (1)         (c)     3   -   3      Newman, L.C. gave odds of pawn and move
Newman, L.C. - Elson, J. 1859 (2)         (c)     8   -   5      Newman, L.C. gave odds of the move

Tournament data

Philadelphia 1864     Philadelphia Club Handicap     6  /  10      odds player in pawn and two moves class


Player information updated: 7 Nov. 2023