Philadelphia and New York 1897




Results
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Voigt, Hermann    2445 (42) 0.5 /
Schmidt, Louis    2306 (58) 0.5 /
 
Robinson, Alfred    2284 (68) 0 /
Delmar, Eugene    2381 (41) 1 /
 
Robinson, D. Stuart    2346 (38) 0 /
Hodges, Albert B.    2504 (43) 1 /
 
Reichhelm, Gustavus    2323 (85) 1 /
Jasnogrodsky, Nicolai    2281 (53) 0 /
 
Kaiser, Julius    2255 (49) 0 /
de Visser, William    2465 (57) 1 /
 
Morgan, Joseph    2254 (46) 1 /
Baird, David    2340 (44) 0 /
 
Shipley, Walter    2386 (39) 0.5 /
Davidson, Harry    2293 (89) 0.5 /
 
Newman, Charles    2374 (41) 0.5 /
Hanham, J. Moore    2384 (42) 0.5 /
 
Morgan, Mordecai    2397 (50) 1 /
Simonson, Gustave    2335 (57) 0 /
 
Maguire, Elihu    2128 (38) 0.5 /
Vorrath, August    2203 (87) 0.5 /
 
Bampton, Samuel    2406 (38) 0.5 /
Isaacson, Charles    2173 (89) 0.5 /
 
Elson, Jacob    2276 (83) 1 /
Halpern, Jacob    2299 (52) 0 /
 
Young, John    2264 (38) 0.5 /
Lipschütz, Salomon    2564 (46) 0.5 /
 
Kemény, Emil    2498 (42) 1 /
Showalter, Jackson    2549 (33) 0 /
 

Event table notes

Event data
Name: Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Telegraphic Match
Place: Philadelphia and New York
Start date: 31 May 1897
End date: 31 May 1897
 
Notes:
Seven of the games were adjudicated by Steinitz. The results of the games D.S. Robinson - A.B. Hodges and J. Elson - J.C. Halpern remained controversial.
 
References
Books
   Hilbert and Lahde, Albert Beauregard Hodges, page 254
   Hilbert, Essays in American Chess History, page 128
   Hilbert, Walter Penn Shipley, page 164
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 22, 46, 109
Web
   Hilbert, John S.  [The 1897 Franklin - Manhattan Chess Club Telegraphic Team Match]