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1st City Chess Club Tournament

Harry Nelson Pillsbury7/9(+7 -2 =0)[games]
Albert Hodges6/9(+6 -3 =0)[games]
Jackson Whipps Showalter5.5/9(+5 -3 =1)[games]
Adolf Albin5/9(+5 -4 =0)[games]
John Washington Baird4.5/9(+4 -4 =1)[games]
Jacob C Halpern4.5/9(+4 -4 =1)[games]
David Graham Baird4/9(+4 -5 =0)[games]
Alfred K Ettlinger3/7(+2 -3 =2)[games]
James Moore Hanham3/9(+3 -6 =0)[games]
Eugene Delmar2.5/9(+2 -6 =1)[games]
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Chessgames.com Chess Event Description
1st City Chess Club Tournament (1893)

Held from December 9-23 in New York City. The 2nd City Chess Club Tournament (1894) was also held in New York City next autumn.

1 Pillsbury X 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 7 2 Hodges 1 X 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 6 3 Showalter 0 1 X 0 0 1 1 1 1 = 5.5 4 Albin 0 0 1 X 1 1 1 0 1 0 5 5 Baird, J 0 0 1 0 X 0 1 = 1 1 4.5 6 Halpern 0 0 0 0 1 X 1 = 1 1 4.5 7 Baird, D 0 1 0 0 0 0 X 1 1 1 4 8 Ettlinger 1 0 F 1 = = 0 X 0 F 3 9 Hanham 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 X 1 3 10 Delmar 0 0 = 1 0 0 0 1 0 X 2.5

Ettlinger was forced due to illness to forfeit his last two games, Round 8 against Delmar and Round 9 against Showalter. A dispatch from him read: Let Delmar and Showalter score. I have to defend La Grippa at home. These were the only forfeits in the tournament.

Based on an original collection by User: TheFocus.

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 43  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Pillsbury vs E Delmar 1-03918931st City Chess Club TournamentD00 Queen's Pawn Game
2. D G Baird vs Showalter  0-13318931st City Chess Club TournamentC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
3. J M Hanham vs A Hodges  1-06118931st City Chess Club TournamentC55 Two Knights Defense
4. J C Halpern vs A Ettlinger ½-½4918931st City Chess Club TournamentC50 Giuoco Piano
5. Albin vs J W Baird  1-03218931st City Chess Club TournamentC53 Giuoco Piano
6. J W Baird vs A Ettlinger ½-½2318931st City Chess Club TournamentC45 Scotch Game
7. A Hodges vs J C Halpern 1-05118931st City Chess Club TournamentD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
8. Pillsbury vs D G Baird 1-03218931st City Chess Club TournamentD00 Queen's Pawn Game
9. J M Hanham vs Albin  0-15018931st City Chess Club TournamentC14 French, Classical
10. Showalter vs E Delmar ½-½4718931st City Chess Club TournamentB73 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
11. A Ettlinger vs A Hodges  0-14718931st City Chess Club TournamentC13 French
12. E Delmar vs Albin 1-09118931st City Chess Club TournamentA03 Bird's Opening
13. D G Baird vs J M Hanham 1-03518931st City Chess Club TournamentB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
14. Showalter vs J W Baird  0-14318931st City Chess Club TournamentC67 Ruy Lopez
15. J C Halpern vs Pillsbury 0-16718931st City Chess Club TournamentB30 Sicilian
16. Pillsbury vs A Ettlinger 0-15118931st City Chess Club TournamentC14 French, Classical
17. Albin vs D G Baird  1-04918931st City Chess Club TournamentC49 Four Knights
18. J W Baird vs E Delmar  1-04518931st City Chess Club TournamentB01 Scandinavian
19. J M Hanham vs J C Halpern  0-13318931st City Chess Club TournamentC53 Giuoco Piano
20. A Hodges vs Showalter  0-14318931st City Chess Club TournamentD00 Queen's Pawn Game
21. A Ettlinger vs J M Hanham  0-14318931st City Chess Club TournamentC41 Philidor Defense
22. J W Baird vs A Hodges  0-12618931st City Chess Club TournamentC45 Scotch Game
23. J C Halpern vs Albin  0-16218931st City Chess Club TournamentC50 Giuoco Piano
24. E Delmar vs D G Baird  0-14418931st City Chess Club TournamentA03 Bird's Opening
25. Showalter vs Pillsbury 0-13118931st City Chess Club TournamentC60 Ruy Lopez
 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 43  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-14-14  GoldenBird: Pillsbury easily won this. He had little to no competition.
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