Philadelphia and New York 1897




Results
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Voigt, Hermann    2451 (42) 0.5 /
Schmidt, Louis    2309 (57) 0.5 /
 
Robinson, Alfred    2276 (68) 0 /
Delmar, Eugene    2382 (40) 1 /
 
Robinson, D. Stuart    2342 (37) 0 /
Hodges, Albert B.    2502 (43) 1 /
 
Reichhelm, Gustavus    2324 (85) 1 /
Jasnogrodsky, Nicolai    2279 (51) 0 /
 
Kaiser, Julius    2253 (47) 0 /
de Visser, William    2448 (56) 1 /
 
Morgan, Joseph    2210 (45) 1 /
Baird, David    2347 (43) 0 /
 
Shipley, Walter    2378 (38) 0.5 /
Davidson, Harry    2287 (89) 0.5 /
 
Newman, Charles    2376 (40) 0.5 /
Hanham, J. Moore    2385 (41) 0.5 /
 
Morgan, Mordecai    2397 (49) 1 /
Simonson, Gustave    2336 (57) 0 /
 
Maguire, Elihu    2125 (38) 0.5 /
Vorrath, August    2198 (86) 0.5 /
 
Bampton, Samuel    2409 (37) 0.5 /
Isaacson, Charles    2182 (85) 0.5 /
 
Elson, Jacob    2318 (75) 1 /
Halpern, Jacob    2300 (52) 0 /
 
Young, John    2263 (38) 0.5 /
Lipschütz, Salomon    2566 (45) 0.5 /
 
Kemény, Emil    2502 (42) 1 /
Showalter, Jackson    2550 (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]