Philadelphia and New York 1897




Results
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Voigt, Hermann    2448 (41) 0.5 /
Schmidt, Louis    2307 (57) 0.5 /
 
Robinson, Alfred    2274 (68) 0 /
Delmar, Eugene    2380 (40) 1 /
 
Robinson, D. Stuart    2339 (37) 0 /
Hodges, Albert B.    2500 (43) 1 /
 
Reichhelm, Gustavus    2322 (85) 1 /
Jasnogrodsky, Nicolai    2277 (51) 0 /
 
Kaiser, Julius    2251 (47) 0 /
de Visser, William    2446 (56) 1 /
 
Morgan, Joseph    2208 (45) 1 /
Baird, David    2345 (43) 0 /
 
Shipley, Walter    2376 (38) 0.5 /
Davidson, Harry    2286 (89) 0.5 /
 
Newman, Charles    2374 (40) 0.5 /
Hanham, J. Moore    2383 (41) 0.5 /
 
Morgan, Mordecai    2394 (49) 1 /
Simonson, Gustave    2334 (57) 0 /
 
Maguire, Elihu    2123 (37) 0.5 /
Vorrath, August    2197 (86) 0.5 /
 
Bampton, Samuel    2406 (37) 0.5 /
Isaacson, Charles    2179 (84) 0.5 /
 
Elson, Jacob    2317 (75) 1 /
Halpern, Jacob    2300 (52) 0 /
 
Young, John    2260 (38) 0.5 /
Lipschütz, Salomon    2563 (45) 0.5 /
 
Kemény, Emil    2499 (42) 1 /
Showalter, Jackson    2548 (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]