Nominations received for
Cramer Award Category
Cramer Award winners will receive the traditional marble obelisk and a CJA certificate.
For a full list of CJA Awards categories see: 2007 Chess Journalists of America / Cramer Journalism Awards.
Ballots for voting by CJA members will be distributed in the June 2007
issue of The Chess Journalist.
Following are the statements provided by the nominators.
Note that the Award is for their entire career.
Horace Ransom Bigelow
Born March 6, 1898 (St. Paul, Minnesota) ; Died April 18, 1980 (Port Washington, NY)
His obituary appears in the New York Times: April 20, 1980, p.44
Selections from Albrecht Buschke's "Library of a Great Chess Journalist" in the Winter, 1980-81 (Volume 9 Number 2) issue of The Chess Journalist (pp. 14-15):
Chess editor of Inside Chess Magazine (c.1987-1999)
Chess Columnist at Chess Café.com (2001-2007)
On-line chess analyst at ChessBase.com
See Wikipedia entry.
The Check is in the Mail Chess Life Column (At least since 1982)
Book Reviews, Editor to ezine: ICCF Amici (2004-2005)
USCF Director of Correspondence Chess
This Page Last Updated on 13 June 2007