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Bruno's Chess Problem: 05/22/2019

L.Apro, 3rd Pr., Mat, 1975

Mate in 2 (***)
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2019-05-22 06:39:54, by slowbut2
before my seeing comments: My solution [arrived to through the 32-pixel, B&W, restartable-moving-pieces setting and submitted in a style the honorable problemist was imitating on 2018-11-09 08:29:17]: to mate with queen after black move , white's qeseven starts
2019-05-22 05:56:31, by problemist
Shown is the Fleck theme. The key threatens four mates by the wQ on e3, e4, e5, f6 that can be only separated by Black's first move 1.. cxd6, c4, Ng3, cxd2 (and others).

László Apró (* 6.2.1907 in Szabadka, † 29.11.2000 in Miskolc) Hungarian composer and FIDE Master. "László Apró was a monumental composer who excelled in all genres. His helpmates are notable for the innovations they brought at their time." For more see the Hungarian entry in "Női ruhaszabász, tervező volt. Első feladványával 1930-ban jelentkezett. 1932-ben már sikeres szerző. 1934-ben Miskolc sakkbajnoka volt, s mint érdekességet megemlíthetjük, hogy - gerelyvető bajnok. Közel 1000 kitűnő művet alkotott [..]"

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