Philadelphia and New York 1897




Results
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Voigt, Hermann    2446 (42) 0.5 /
Schmidt, Louis    2305 (58) 0.5 /
 
Robinson, Alfred    2283 (68) 0 /
Delmar, Eugene    2381 (41) 1 /
 
Robinson, D. Stuart    2347 (38) 0 /
Hodges, Albert B.    2505 (43) 1 /
 
Reichhelm, Gustavus    2323 (85) 1 /
Jasnogrodsky, Nicolai    2278 (53) 0 /
 
Kaiser, Julius    2257 (49) 0 /
de Visser, William    2467 (57) 1 /
 
Morgan, Joseph    2256 (46) 1 /
Baird, David    2341 (44) 0 /
 
Shipley, Walter    2387 (39) 0.5 /
Davidson, Harry    2295 (89) 0.5 /
 
Newman, Charles    2375 (41) 0.5 /
Hanham, J. Moore    2384 (42) 0.5 /
 
Morgan, Mordecai    2399 (50) 1 /
Simonson, Gustave    2335 (57) 0 /
 
Maguire, Elihu    2130 (38) 0.5 /
Vorrath, August    2205 (87) 0.5 /
 
Bampton, Samuel    2407 (38) 0.5 /
Isaacson, Charles    2174 (89) 0.5 /
 
Elson, Jacob    2278 (83) 1 /
Halpern, Jacob    2298 (52) 0 /
 
Young, John    2266 (39) 0.5 /
Lipschütz, Salomon    2565 (46) 0.5 /
 
Kemény, Emil    2499 (42) 1 /
Showalter, Jackson    2551 (34) 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]