American Chess Bulletin Volume 18

Author: Hermann Helms (1870-1963) [editor]

Publisher: American Chess Bulletin

Location: New York

Year: 1921



224 pages with diagrams, tables, illustrations, pictures of this era and index. Royal octavo (9 1/4" x 6") separate issues bound in original wrappers. This volume all numbers were bi-monthly. Volume 18. (Betts: 7-50) First edition.

Published monthly (November-April); bi-monthly (May-October). Official publications of the United States Chess Federation. Absorbed the North American Chess Reporter after 1933. Volume 1, 1904, thru volume 60, 1963 issued. No more published after February 1963.

This issued only contained nine numbers, January, February, March, April, November and December were single issues the others were bimonthly. This volume contains information on the Boston, Brooklyn, Cleveland and Western Championships, also California, Ohio and Pennsylvania championships. Some of the international events covered are the London, Toronto, Vienna Masters, and the British championship at Hastings. Obituaries include Alexander Halprin, Emil Hoffmann and L (Fleischmann) Forgacs.


Loose issues. Some age darkening and sunning to edges, edge wear, number nine and four have punch holes near spines else about a very good set.