1904 Cambridge Springs International Chess Congress
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Round 9 Games

May 9, 1904

The pairings for Round 9 are listed below. The first player listed is White.
The player's score at the beginning of the round is in parentheses.

Round 9 Pairings
Showalter (4½) - Fox (4) Lawrence (3) - Mieses (4½)
Teichmann (5) - Pillsbury (4) Schlechter (3) - Barry (1½)
Hodges (2½) - Marshall (7) Lasker (5½) - Chigorin (4)
Delmar (2) - Marco (4) Janowsky (7) - Napier (2½)

(65) Showalter - Fox, Sicilian Defense [B24]
1.e4 c5 2.Nc3 Nc6 3.g3 g6 4.Bg2 Bg7 5.Nge2 d6 6.h3 h5 7.d3 Nf6 8.Be3 Qb6 9.Qd2 Nd4 10.Bxd4 cxd4 11.Na4 Qa6 12.b3 Bd7 13.Nb2 e5 14.a4 Rc8 15.0-0 0-0 16.Nc4 Be6 17.f4 Bxc4 18.bxc4 Qc6 19.f5 Kh7 20.Qg5 Ng8 21.g4 Bh6 22.Qh4 Be3+ 23.Kh1 g5 24.Qg3 h4 25.Qf3 Nf6 26.Rfb1 Kg7 27.Nc3 Qd7 28.Nd5 Nxd5 29.exd5 f6 30.Rb3 Rc5 31.Qe2 Rb8 32.a5 Qc7 33.Qe1 Qe7 34.Be4 Qd8 35.Kg2 Kh6 36.Kf3 Kh7 37.Ke2 Qe8 38.Qb4 Qd7 39.Qa3 Bf4 40.Rab1 Be3 41.Rb5 Rxb5 42.Rxb5 Rc8 43.Qb4 Rc7 44.Kd1 Qe7 45.Qb3 Kg7 46.c5 a6 47.cxd6 Qxd6 48.Rb6 Qc5 49.Qc4 Qxc4 50.dxc4 d3 51.cxd3 Rd7 52.Re6 Bc5 53.Kc2 Kf7 54.Kc3 Bf2 55.Kb4 Be1+ 56.Ka4 Bf2 57.Kb4 Be1+ 58.Ka4 Bf2 59.d6 Bc5 60.Bd5 Rd8 61.Rxe5+ Kf8 62.Re6 Rxd6 63.Rxd6 Bxd6 64.Bxb7 Bc5 65.Bxa6 Ke7 66.Kb5 Kd6 67.Bb7 Be3 68.Bg2 Bc5 69.Bh1 Bd4 70.Kb4 Bc5+ 71.Kc3 Ke5 ½-½
Note: This game was adjourned after 49.Qc4; the game was completed on May 11.
Reinfeld's tournament book and the original tournament bulletin both give the following additional moves before the game is agreed drawn: 72.Bg2 Bd4+ 73.Kb4 Kd6 74.Kb5 Be3.

(66) Lawrence - Mieses, Sicilian Defense [B20]
1.e4 c5 2.g3 d5 3.exd5 Qxd5 4.Nf3 Bg4 5.Bg2 Nc6 6.Nc3 Qd7 7.h3 Bf5 8.d3 e5 9.Be3 Nf6 10.g4 Be6 11.Ng5 Nd5 12.Nxe6 fxe6 13.Qd2 Be7 14.Ne4 Nxe3 15.Qxe3 Nb4 16.Qd2 0-0 17.Ng3 Bg5 18.Qe2 Bf4 19.Nh5 Nd5 20.0-0 g6 21.Nxf4 exf4 22.Bf3 Rae8 23.Qe5 b6 24.Rfe1 Nb4 25.Re2 Re7 26.Rae1 Nc6 27.Bxc6 Qxc6 28.Re4 f3 29.R1e3 Qd7 30.Qg3 Qb5 31.b3 Qa5 32.Rxf3 Rxf3 33.Qxf3 Rf7 34.Qe2 Qxa2 35.Rxe6 Qa1+ 36.Kg2 Qd4 37.Re8+ Kg7 38.Qe5+ Qxe5 39.Rxe5 Kf6 40.f4 h6 41.Kf3 a5 42.Ke4 Rd7 43.c3 Rb7 44.Kd5 Rd7+ 45.Kc4 Rd8 46.Rd5 Re8 47.f5 gxf5 48.Rxf5+ Kg6 49.h4 Re3 50.h5+ Kg7 51.g5 hxg5 52.Rxg5+ Kf7 53.Rd5 Ke7 54.d4 cxd4 55.cxd4 Re6 56.Re5 1-0

(67) Teichmann - Pillsbury, Petroff Defense [C42]
1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nf6 3.Nxe5 d6 4.Nf3 Nxe4 5.d4 d5 6.Bd3 Be7 7.0-0 Nc6 8.h3 0-0 9.c4 Nb4 10.Nc3 Nxc3 11.bxc3 Nxd3 12.Qxd3 dxc4 13.Qxc4 Be6 14.Qa4 Bd5 15.Ne5 f6 16.Nd3 a6 17.Re1 b5 18.Qc2 Re8 19.Bf4 Qd7 20.Qd2 g5 21.Bg3 Bf8 22.f3 Rad8 23.Rxe8 Rxe8 24.Nf2 h5 25.h4 gxh4 26.Bxh4 Qf5 27.Qd3 Qxd3 28.Nxd3 Kg7 29.a4 Bd6 30.axb5 axb5 31.Re1 Ra8 32.Nc5 Kf7 33.Rb1 Ra3 34.Ne4 Bxe4 35.fxe4 Rxc3 36.Rxb5 Bf4 37.Rf5 Be3+ 38.Kh2 Bxd4 39.Bxf6 Bxf6 40.e5 Rc6 41.exf6 Rxf6 42.Rxh5 Ke6 43.Rc5 Kd6 44.Rc1 c5 45.Kh3 Rh6+ 46.Kg4 Rh2 47.Kf3 Kd5 48.Rd1+ ½-½

(68) Schlechter - Barry, Petroff Defense [C42]
1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nf6 3.Nxe5 d6 4.Nf3 Nxe4 5.d4 d5 6.Bd3 Be7 7.0-0 Nc6 8.c4 Nf6 9.Nc3 0-0 10.h3 Nb4 11.Be2 Bf5 12.Bg5 dxc4 13.Bxc4 c6 14.Re1 b5 15.Bf1 Re8 16.Rc1 Be6 17.Ne5 Qb6 18.a3 Nbd5 19.Nxd5 Bxd5 20.Nd7 Nxd7 21.Bxe7 Be6 22.Bd6 Bd5 23.Qg4 Nf6 24.Qh4 Ne4 25.Bd3 Qxd4 26.Bxe4 Rxe4 27.Rxe4 Qxe4 28.Qxe4 Bxe4 29.Re1 Bd5 30.Re7 a5 31.Rb7 h5 32.Rb8+ Rxb8 33.Bxb8 Kh7 34.Bc7 a4 35.f3 Kg6 36.h4 Kf5 37.Kf2 Ke6 38.Ke3 c5 39.Ba5 Ba2 40.Bc3 g6 ½-½

(69) Hodges - Marshall, Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense [C63]
1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 f5 4.Qe2 Nf6 5.exf5 e4 6.d3 d5 7.dxe4 dxe4 8.Bg5 Bxf5 9.Nbd2 Be7 10.Nh4 Bg4 11.Qc4 Qd6 12.Nxe4 Qb4+ 13.Nd2 0-0-0 14.f3 h6 15.fxg4 hxg5 16.Nhf3 Nxg4 17.Bxc6 bxc6 18.c3 Qxc4 19.Nxc4 Bc5 20.b4 Rhe8+ 21.Kf1 Re4 22.Ncd2 Rf4 23.Nb3 Bb6 24.h3 Ne3+ 25.Ke2 Re8 26.Kd3 Nxg2 27.Nxg5 Re3+ 28.Kc2 Rf2+ 29.Nd2 Ree2 30.Rad1 Ne3+ 31.Kd3 Nxd1 32.Rxd1 Re5 33.Nge4 Rh2 34.Rf1 Rd5+ 35.Kc2 Be3 0-1

(70) Lasker - Chigorin, Ruy Lopez Exchange Variation [C68]
1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 a6 4.Bxc6 dxc6 5.d3 Bd6 6.Be3 Ne7 7.d4 Bg4 8.Nbd2 Ng6 9.h3 Bxf3 10.Nxf3 Qe7 11.Qd3 0-0 12.0-0-0 Rfe8 13.Rhe1 exd4 14.Bxd4 Bf4+ 15.Kb1 c5 16.Bc3 Rad8 17.Qe2 b5 18.g3 Bd6 19.h4 f6 20.h5 Nf8 21.Nh4 g6 22.hxg6 hxg6 23.f4 Qf7 24.Qg4 b4 25.Nf5 Qc4 26.Bxf6 Rd7 27.Nh6+ Kh7 28.e5 Qe6 29.Qh4 g5 30.Qxg5 1-0

(71) Delmar - Marco, Four Knights Game [C49]
1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.Bb5 Bb4 5.0-0 0-0 6.d3 d6 7.Bxc6 bxc6 8.Ne2 Re8 9.c3 Bc5 10.b4 Bb6 11.Ng3 h6 12.Qe2 Kh7 13.Bd2 g6 14.h3 Qe7 15.c4 c5 16.b5 Bd7 17.a4 c6 18.Rfe1 cxb5 19.axb5 Ng8 20.Nf1 f5 21.Ne3 Be6 22.Bc1 Qg7 23.Bb2 f4 24.Nd5 g5 25.Nh2 Bxd5 26.exd5 Qg6 27.Reb1 h5 28.Qe4 Nf6 29.Qxg6+ Kxg6 30.f3 Kf5 31.Ra6 Rg8 32.Nf1 g4 33.hxg4+ hxg4 34.Kf2 Rg7 35.Nd2 gxf3 36.gxf3 Rh8 37.Ke2 Rh2+ 38.Kd1 Rgg2 39.Bc3 Kg6 40.Raa1 Ne8 41.Kc2 Ng7 42.Rg1 Nf5 43.Kb3 Ng3 44.Rxg2 Rxg2 45.Re1 Kg5 46.Ra1 Kh4 47.Re1 Kh3 48.Ra1 Rf2 49.Rd1 Kg2 50.Re1 Ne2 51.Ra1 Nd4+ 52.Ka4 Ne2 53.Kb3 Ng3 54.Re1 Re2 55.Ra1 Kf2 56.Rc1 Ke3 57.Rd1 Nf5 58.Ne4 Kxf3 59.Rg1 Ke3 0-1 Note: This game was adjourned after 51...Nd4+; the game was completed on May 11.

(72) Janowsky - Napier, Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Slav with 5.e3 [D45]
1.d4 d5 2.Nf3 Nf6 3.c4 e6 4.Nc3 c6 5.e3 Ne4 6.Bd3 f5 7.Ne5 Qf6 8.Bxe4 dxe4 9.f4 Bd6 10.Bd2 0-0 11.Qh5 Nd7 12.g4 Qe7 13.Rg1 Nb6 14.b3 a5 15.a4 Nd7 16.gxf5 exf5 17.Rg3 Nf6 18.Qg5 Be6 19.Ke2 Rac8 20.Rag1 Rc7 21.Nd1 Bb4 22.Bxb4 axb4 23.Nf2 Ra8 24.Qh4 Qf8 25.Nh3 Re8 26.Ng5 b5 27.Rh3 h6 28.Nxe6 Rxe6 29.Qxh6 Rxe5 30.fxe5 Ng4 31.Qh7+ Kf7 32.Qxf5+ 1-0

Leaders after Round 9
Marshall, Janowsky 8
Round 8 | Round 10

Note: At the end of Round 9, the following adjourned games had not been completed: Lasker-Barry (from Round 8), Showalter-Fox (from Round 9), Delmar-Marco (from Round 9) and Pillsbury-Schlechter (from Round 8). However, Lasker-Barry was drawn without resuming play (the half-point is included in Lasker's score above); the remaining adjourned games were completed on May 11.

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