Westdeutsche Schachbund, 1863 (Düsseldorf)

R:

Set of two #2–5 (2 pr.)

Open to everyone.

J:
M. Lange, G. Schnitzler, O. Wülfing.
Extra judges: J. Kohtz, K. Kockelkorn.
 
C:
1863-08-25
 
A:
1 pr.
J. Berger (motto: Deutsche Kraft beugt sich gerne deutschen Richtern)
 
2 pr.
V. Knorre (Wagen gewinnt, wagen verliert)
 
 
1 hm
H. Meyer (Kunst und Tugend ziert die Jugend)
 
2 hm
H. A. Stavenüter (Take it coolly)
 
3 hm
Miss Lina P...... (Segen ist der Mühe Preis)
 
4 hm
H. Lehner ( — Ma la tema in tuo core e l'ardimento / Componga un misto, che prudenza sia, / E seco ti consiglia ogni momento)
 
S:
i.1047 (1863-07-23), p. 70: congress program & problem tourney requirements
 
i.7 (July 1863), p. 210: congress program & problem tourney requirements
 
p. 9–18: detailed report.
p. 56: prize-winning problems.
 

The Jahrbuch and the October/November issue of Schachzeitung (which was probably printed in early November) are printed from the same type, with only minor changes; it is difficult to say which was printed first.

N:

21 sets received, of which 10 proved to be faulty. The large number of sets required extra judges for examinarion: J. Kohtz and K. Kockelkorn.

Awards

1 Prize: J. Berger

1

#4

2

#5

2 Prize: V. Knorre

1

#3

2

#5