Friday, September 14, 2012

September 15th

Jan Smutný (15-09-1867 - 31-10-1936) Czech composer

Jan Smutný published problems under the pseudonym Josef Opočenský. He composed direct mates.

Smutný, Jan
Český spolek šachovní 1898
4th Prize


#3 8 + 6

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Felix Seidemann (15-09-1892 - 08-06-1944) Czech composer

Felix Seidemann composed mostly helpmates and some twomovers.

Seidemann, Felix
British Chess Federation Turnier, 1937
Version by J.N.


h#3b) +bBb3
4 + 10

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Paul Stöhr (15-09-1906 - 1984) Austrian composer

Paul Stöhr composed direct mates, some of them Rex Solus miniatures.

Stöhr, Paul
Deutsche Schachzeitung, 1964


#3 5 + 1

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Mario Camorani (15-09-1912 - 08-07-1996) Italian composer

Mario Camorani composed mostly short direct mates.

Camorani, Mario
Die Schwalbe, Mar 1955


#3 7 + 3

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Александр Фёдорович Елизаров (15-09-1933) Russian composer (Aleksandr Fyodorovich Elizarov)

Aleksandr Elizarov composes direct mates and fairy problems.

Елизаров, Александр Фёдорович
Рыбинск 7 дней 2006


#4 4 + 2

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2 comments:

  1. Seidemann, Felix: b) +bBb3 not +bBf3 ?

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    1. You are right, the twinning is now corrected.

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