Samuels, Lester




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1924  332  2254 (53) 11
1925  242  2292 (44) 21
1926  250  2290 (47) 14
1927  198  2325 (54) 0
1928  145  2359 (56) 0
1929  98  2394 (51) 10
1930  78  2416 (52) 12
1931  85  2409 (61) 4
1932  110  2379 (73) 0
1933  153  2349 (83) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Samuels, Lester W.  
Born:
Died:
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1921-1930, page 336
   Skinner and Verhoeven, Alexander Alekhine's Chess Games, page 210, 347
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 231
Periodicals
   [BDE], vol. 85, no. 286, 15 Oct. 1925, page 25

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

Samuels, L.W. - Steiner, H. 1931         (f)     2   -   0

Tournament data

New York 1924 (3)     Manhattan Club Championship     3.5  /  11
New York 1925 (3)     Hallgarten Tournament - Final     7  /  12
New York 1925 (4)     Manhattan Club Championship     3.5  /  9
New York 1926 (3)     Manhattan Club Championship     5  /  14
New York 1929 (4)     Manhattan Club - City College Club Match    
  Samuels, L.W. - Grossman, N.     1 - 0    
New York 1929 (5)     Manhattan Club Championship     5.5  /  9
New York 1930 (3)     Manhattan Club - Hungarian Club Match    
  Samuels, L.W. - Weiss, J. (2)     1 - 0    
New York 1930 (6)     Manhattan Club - Marshall Club Match    
  Samuels, L.W. - Reinfeld, F.     0.5 - 0.5    
New York 1930 (7)     Manhattan Club Championship     6  /  10
New York 1931 (4)     Marshall Club - Manhattan Club Match    
  Samuels, L.W. - Bernstein, S.N.     0 - 1    
New York 1931 (5)     Manhattan Club - Empire City Club Match    
  Samuels, L.W. - Lessing, N.     1 - 0    
New York 1932 (7)     Manhattan Club - Rice Progressive Club Match    
  Samuels, L.W. - Gladstone, D.     1 - 0    
New York 1933 (9)     Marshall Club - Manhattan Club Match    
  Samuels, L.W. - Howard, K.S.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 15 Jun. 2021