Clipped From The Courier-Journal
The Islington Chess C ongress. Lexington, Ky., Auff. 7. At the cinsja cotimw at Lexington for th championship championship of tho I'nited Stjte. Pollock, by defeating Flick, completed his score. whieh stands five won to one lost. Showalter alora can tie with Pollock if tlie former defeats Manhaai. Show- Show- alter defeated tdi-mann tdi-mann tdi-mann Friday aft t-nooii t-nooii t-nooii and has as yet four wins to ono lose. Nedeuiann's complete score Is S t-S t-S t-S won to 3 1-2 1-2 1-2 lost. If Showaltor ties with lllock they will prolrthtv olar off for the titlo of champion. The nirt-ing nirt-ing nirt-ing hs beea most successful and the management admirable.