Philadelphia 1936 (4)




Results
 
Crosstable scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games   
Horowitz, Al    2494 (35) 10 / 12 
Morton, Harold    2283 (36) 9.5 / 12 
Santasiere, Anthony    2329 (37) 9.5 / 12 
Jaffe, Charles    2353 (52) 9 / 12 
Levin, Jacob    2387 (56) 8.5 / 12 
Weiner, David    2211 (61) 6.5 / 12 
McHale, Walter    2012 (58) 5 / 12 
Wilkinson, J. (3)    1971 (82) 5 / 12 
Surgies, Mark    2050 (52) 5 / 12 
Woods, Henry    1967 (43) 4 / 12 
Janke, N.S.    1779 (66) 3 / 12 
Price, Byron    1737 (48) 1.5 / 12 
Teplinsky, Ervin    1655 (63) 1.5 / 12 
 
 

Event table notes

Event data
Name: 37th American Chess Federation Congress - Preliminary 4
Place: Philadelphia
Start date: 15 Aug. 1936
End date: 22 Aug. 1936
 
Notes:
The total of the players' scores given by Di Felice adds to 77, instead of 78, which it should be for a 13-player single-round all-play-all tournament. Di Felice reports the score of Surgies as 4 points, while at chessgames.com, Surgies has 5 points, which gives the correct total for the tournament.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1936-1940, page 51
Web
   [US Open 1936, Philadelphia = 37th ACF Congress]

Tournament information updated: 8 Jan. 2024