Philadelphia and New York 1897




Results
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Voigt, Hermann    2444 (42) 0.5 /
Schmidt, Louis    2304 (58) 0.5 /
 
Robinson, Alfred    2281 (68) 0 /
Delmar, Eugene    2379 (41) 1 /
 
Robinson, D. Stuart    2345 (38) 0 /
Hodges, Albert B.    2503 (43) 1 /
 
Reichhelm, Gustavus    2321 (85) 1 /
Jasnogrodsky, Nicolai    2276 (53) 0 /
 
Kaiser, Julius    2254 (49) 0 /
de Visser, William    2464 (57) 1 /
 
Morgan, Joseph    2254 (46) 1 /
Baird, David    2338 (44) 0 /
 
Shipley, Walter    2385 (39) 0.5 /
Davidson, Harry    2293 (89) 0.5 /
 
Newman, Charles    2373 (41) 0.5 /
Hanham, J. Moore    2382 (42) 0.5 /
 
Morgan, Mordecai    2396 (50) 1 /
Simonson, Gustave    2333 (57) 0 /
 
Maguire, Elihu    2128 (38) 0.5 /
Vorrath, August    2203 (87) 0.5 /
 
Bampton, Samuel    2405 (38) 0.5 /
Isaacson, Charles    2172 (89) 0.5 /
 
Elson, Jacob    2275 (83) 1 /
Halpern, Jacob    2296 (52) 0 /
 
Young, John    2263 (38) 0.5 /
Lipschütz, Salomon    2563 (46) 0.5 /
 
Kemény, Emil    2497 (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]