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TOURNAMENT STANDINGS
London Tournament

William Ewart Napier11.5/15(+8 -0 =7)[games]
Richard Teichmann12/16(+10 -2 =4)[games]
Isidor Gunsberg11/16(+8 -2 =6)[games]
Joseph Henry Blackburne10.5/15(+9 -3 =3)[games]
Hector William Shoosmith11/16(+10 -4 =2)[games]
Louis van Vliet8.5/14(+7 -4 =3)[games]
Francis Joseph Lee7/14(+5 -5 =4)[games]
Paul Saladin Leonhardt9/16(+8 -6 =2)[games]
Creassey Edward Cecil Tattersall7/14(+5 -5 =4)[games]
Oscar Conrad Mueller5.5/14(+4 -7 =3)[games]
Arthur John Mackenzie6.5/16(+6 -9 =1)[games]
Frederick Brown5/15(+4 -9 =2)[games]
Rudolf Loman5.5/15(+3 -7 =5)[games]
James Mason3.5/14(+0 -7 =7)[games]
William Hewison Gunston5/16(+4 -10 =2)[games]
Arthur Curnock4/14(+3 -9 =2)[games]
James Mortimer3.5/12(+2 -7 =3)[games]
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Chessgames.com Chess Event Description
London (1904)

The National Tournament of the City of London Chess Club was held in the Club's premises at 7 Grocers' Hall Court, Poultry, London, England, from 25 July to 13 August 1904. Rest days: 31 July, 1 and 7 August. Number of games played: 17 x 8 = 136 (there was one bye each round). William Ewart Napier won with 12.5/16.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 —————————————————————————————————————————————————————— 1 Napier • ½ ½ ½ 1 ½ 1 1 ½ ½ 1 ½ 1 1 1 1 1 12½ 2 Teichmann ½ • ½ 1 0 ½ ½ 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 12 =3 Gunsberg ½ ½ • ½ 0 1 ½ 1 ½ 1 1 1 0 ½ 1 1 1 11 =3 Blackburne ½ 0 ½ • 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 1 ½ 1 1 ½ 11 =3 Shoosmith 0 1 1 0 • 0 1 0 1 1 1 1 ½ ½ 1 1 1 11 6 Van Vliet ½ ½ 0 0 1 • 0 1 ½ 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 9½ 7 Lee 0 ½ ½ 1 0 1 • 0 1 ½ 1 0 1 ½ 0 1 1 9 =8 Leonhardt 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 • ½ 0 ½ 0 1 1 0 1 1 8 =8 Tattersall ½ 0 ½ 1 0 ½ 0 ½ • 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 8 10 Mueller ½ 0 0 0 0 0 ½ 1 1 • 0 1 ½ 0 1 1 1 7½ 11 Mackenzie 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 ½ 0 1 • 1 1 1 1 0 0 6½ =12 Brown ½ 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 • 0 ½ 1 0 ½ 5½ =12 Loman 0 0 1 0 ½ 0 0 0 0 ½ 0 1 • ½ ½ 1 ½ 5½ =14 Mason 0 0 ½ ½ ½ 0 ½ 0 0 1 0 ½ ½ • 0 ½ ½ 5 =14 Gunston 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 ½ 1 • ½ 0 5 =14 Curnock 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 ½ ½ • 1 5 17 Mortimer 0 0 0 ½ 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 ½ ½ ½ 1 0 • 4 ——————————————————————————————————————————————————————

Napier earned £60 presented by Sir George Newnes, the President of the City of London Chess Club.

Game dates

There are 10 missing games (18 April 2022)

Round 01: Monday 25 July (Mackenzie bye)
Round 02: Tuesday 26 July (Van Vliet bye)
Round 03: Wednesday 27 July (Gunston bye)
Round 04: Thursday 28 July (Leonhardt bye)
Round 05: Friday 29 July (Mortimer bye)
Round 06: Saturday 30 July (Loman bye)
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------------ Bank holiday (1 August)
Round 07: Tuesday 2 August (Mueller bye)
Round 08: Wednesday 3 August (Tattersall bye)
Round 09: Thursday 4 August (Mason bye)
Round 10: Friday 5 August (Napier bye)
Round 11: Saturday 6 August (Blackburne bye)
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Round 12: Monday 8 August (Lee bye)
Round 13: Tuesday 9 August (Brown bye)
Round 14: Wednesday 10 August (Shoosmith bye)
Round 15: Thursday 11 August (Gunsberg bye)
Round 16: Friday 12 August (Curnock bye)
Round 17: Saturday 13 August (Teichmann bye)

Sources

BritBase: https://www.saund.co.uk/britbase/pg...
British newspapers at https://www.britishnewspaperarchive...

 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 126  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Blackburne vs C E C Tattersall 0-1731904LondonC01 French, Exchange
2. W H Gunston vs A Curnock  ½-½331904LondonC41 Philidor Defense
3. O C Mueller vs F J Lee  ½-½381904LondonD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
4. Gunsberg vs P S Leonhardt 1-0551904LondonC67 Ruy Lopez
5. F Brown vs R Loman  0-1651904LondonC67 Ruy Lopez
6. J Mason vs W Napier 0-1221904LondonC42 Petrov Defense
7. J Mortimer vs H W Shoosmith  0-1461904LondonC50 Giuoco Piano
8. Teichmann vs L Van Vliet  ½-½171904LondonD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
9. W Napier vs Blackburne  ½-½451904LondonD26 Queen's Gambit Accepted
10. A J Mackenzie vs W H Gunston 1-0351904LondonD66 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, Bd3 line
11. P S Leonhardt vs Teichmann  1-0291904LondonC53 Giuoco Piano
12. C E C Tattersall vs F Brown  1-0571904LondonA03 Bird's Opening
13. H W Shoosmith vs O C Mueller  1-0301904LondonD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
14. R Loman vs Gunsberg  1-0441904LondonC87 Ruy Lopez
15. F J Lee vs J Mason  ½-½421904LondonD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
16. Blackburne vs F J Lee 0-1391904LondonA00 Uncommon Opening
17. Teichmann vs R Loman 1-0201904LondonC29 Vienna Gambit
18. L Van Vliet vs P S Leonhardt  1-0611904LondonD02 Queen's Pawn Game
19. O C Mueller vs A Curnock  1-0411904LondonC74 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
20. Gunsberg vs C E C Tattersall  ½-½301904LondonC30 King's Gambit Declined
21. F Brown vs W Napier  ½-½661904LondonD00 Queen's Pawn Game
22. J Mason vs H W Shoosmith  ½-½561904LondonC50 Giuoco Piano
23. J Mortimer vs A J Mackenzie  1-0421904LondonB01 Scandinavian
24. H W Shoosmith vs Blackburne 0-1491904LondonD00 Queen's Pawn Game
25. W H Gunston vs J Mortimer  0-1641904LondonC91 Ruy Lopez, Closed
 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 126  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Apr-18-22
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: The 10 missing games are

Curnock vs Mortimer 1-0 (round 2)
Van Vliet vs Lee 0-1 (7)
Mueller vs Mason 0-1 (8)
Brown vs Mortimer 1/2 (9)
Loman vs Lee 0-1 (9)
Van Vliet vs Curnock 1-0 (9)
Mason vs Blackburne 1/2 (10)
Tattersall vs Mortimer 1-0 (15)
Mortimer vs Napier 0-1 (16)
Mueller vs Tattersall 1-0 (16)

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