Problem Display
PID: 4594 (1Kn5/3pp3/7B/R1QBk3/8/8/8/8 w - - 0 1)

Hume, George

English Mechanic (The), 1881

(First published on Fri Jul 1 1881)

1Kn5/3pp3/7B/R1QBk3/8/8/8/8

#2

5 + 4


3348 Changing Fashions 1925
5454 Near Snap 2021
15239 Valois Notebooks 2021
  • SOUND
  • Tries
    • 1.Ba2+?
      • 1...Ke4
        • 2.Qe3#
        • 2.Qd5#
      • 1...Kf6
        • 2.Qf5#
        • 2.Qg5#
      • 1...d5!
    • 1.Bb3+?
      • 1...Ke4
        • 2.Qe3#
        • 2.Qd5#
      • 1...Kf6
        • 2.Qf5#
        • 2.Qg5#
      • 1...d5!
    • 1.Bc4+?
      • 1...Ke4
        • 2.Qe3#
        • 2.Qd5#
      • 1...Kf6
        • 2.Qf5#
        • 2.Qg5#
      • 1...d5!
    • 1.Bf7+?
      • 1...Ke4
        • 2.Qe3#
        • 2.Qd5#
      • 1...Kf6
        • 2.Qf2#
        • 2.Qf5#
      • 1...d5!
    • 1.Bg8+?
      • 1...Ke4
        • 2.Qe3#
        • 2.Qd5#
      • 1...Kf6
        • 2.Qf5#
        • 2.Qg5#
      • 1...d5!
    • 1.Qe3+?
      • 1...Kf5
        • 2.Qg5#
      • 1...Kf6
        • 2.Qg5#
      • 1...Kd6!
    • 1.Qxe7+?
      • 1...Kd4
        • 2.Qe3#
      • 1...Kf5
        • 2.Qg5#
      • 1...Sxe7!
    • 1.Qc3+?
      • 1...Kd6
        • 2.Qc7#
      • 1...Kf5!
  • Keys
    • 1.Qc1!
      • threat
        • 2.Qf4#
      • 1...Kd4
        • 2.Qe3#
      • 1...Kf5
        • 2.Qg5#
      • 1...Kd6
        • 2.Qc7#
      • 1...Kf6
        • 2.Qg5#

This anticipates 163887(1975)



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