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5 men, 3 types

F. and P. Kniest
Solution:


R. McClure and C. E. Kemp
Solution: (a) 1.Sd6 Ge5 2.Se4 Ge3 3.Sg5 Gh6‡ (b) 1.Sf6 Kf7 2.Se8 Gf8 3.Sg7 Gh6‡ Comments: Knight guides WG to mating square, but does not take part in the mate. Part (b) was added by Kemp in the October 1942 issue. 

G. J. Sontag
Solution:
Comments: Echo. Promotion to G. 

G. G. Nasra
Solution: 1.Bc2 Gd3 2.Bb1 Kb3 3.Pa2 Ga3‡ Comments: Not "ideal" mate since a2 blocked and guarded 

W. Hagemann
Solution: 1.Pb6 Bb5 2.Gc5 Kc7 3.Ga7 Bc6‡ Comments: BP does not take part in the mate 

A. J. Sobey
Solution:


G. G. Nasra
Solution: 1.Kg5 Kg8 2.Gh5 Ph8=S 3.Kh6 Sf7‡ Comments: Why Pe7? 

C. P. Jarman
Solution: 1.Ka4 Ga5 2.Pb5 Gc5 3.Pb4 Gc4‡ 

P. Kniest
Solution:
Comments: Changed mate. Minimal white force. 

R. Schlegel
Solution: 1.Kg5 Gf5 2.Kh5 Gh3 3.Pg5 Gf5‡ Comments: Interchange of WG and BK 

C. E. Lind
Solution:
Comments: Exact Echo. Shift one rank. 

P. A. Petkow
Solution:
Comments: Exact echoes. (My notes have (b) Gb4 to b8, but this seems to be an error) 

H. Forsberg
Solution:
Comments: Exact echo. 

H. P. Rehm
Solution:
Comments: Echoes.


H. P. Rehm
Solution:
Comments: Exact echo, apart from WK. Shift of one rank. 

H. P. Rehm
Solution:
Comments: Exact echo, apart from WR. Shift one rank. 

H. P. Rehm
Solution:
Comments: Echo. 

H. P. Rehm
Solution:
Comments: Echo. 

H. P. Rehm
Solution:
Comments: Echo. 

H. P. Rehm
Solution:
Comments: Echo. 

H. P. Rehm
Solution:
Comments: Changed mate. 

P. A. Petkow
Solution:
Comments: Exact echo, apart from WK. Shift one rank.


H. P. Rehm
Solution:
Comments: Exact echo, apart from WK. Shift one rank. 

H. P. Rehm
Solution:
Comments: Changed mate. 

H. P. Rehm
Solution:
Comments: Changed mate. 

H. P. Rehm
Solution:
Comments: Changed mate. 

H. P. Rehm
Solution:
Comments: Changed mate. 

H. P. Rehm
Solution:
Comments: Changed mate. 

J. de A. Almay
Solution: 1.Bh4 Pg3 2.Kh3 Kf3 3.Gh2 Pg4‡ Comments: Tempo. 

A. J. Wijker
Solution:
Comments: Echoes, apart from WP (which serves only to stop duals). 

C. E. Kemp
Solution:
Comments: Exact echo. 

H. P. Rehm
Solution:
Comments: Exact echo, apart from BP and WK. 

M. Jacobs
Solution:
Comments: Changed mate. 

M. Jacobs
Solution:
Comments: Changed mate. 

M. Jacobs
Solution:
Comments: Changed mate. G eliminated in one solution. 

L. Stepan
Solution:
Comments: Exact echoes. 

A. H. Kniest
Solution:
Comments: Waiting move in (a). Promotions. 

M. Jacobs
Solution: 1.Ke5 Bf8 2.Pd5 Gc6 3.Bd6 Bg7‡ Comments: Tempo by WB. Ideal mate. 

L. Stepan
Solution:
Comments: Echo. 

M. E. M. Jago
Solution: 1.Kb2 Bd5 2.Kc3 Kc6 3.Kd4 Gc3‡ Comments: Ideal mate. K comes out of corner. 

P. A. Petkow
Solution:
Comments: Changed mate. Promotions. 

B. Rehm
Solution:
Comments: Identical mates apart from distance of WG. 

Jan Tazberik
Solution:
Comments: Exact echo, apart from WK. Shift one rank. 

T. Steudel
Solution: 1.Kc7 Qb2 2.Kb8 Ga1 3.Ka8 Qh8‡ Comments: GQ swap. 

T. Steudel
Solution:
Comments: Exact echo, apart from WK. Shift of two ranks. 

R. McClure
Solution:
Comments: Echoes. Dualled R moves.


M. Jacobs
Solution: 1.Kd2 Kf4 2.Pc3 Gb2† 3.Kd3 Bb5‡ Comments: Tempo by BK. Ideal mate. 

M. Jacobs
Solution:
Comments: Partial echo. 

M. Jacobs
Solution:
Comments: Ideal mate in (a). Edge mate and switchback by WB in (b). 

N. M. Gibbins
Solution:
Comments: Changed mate. Minimal white force.


M. Jacobs
Solution: 1.Ke4 Gg3 2.Pd3 Gc3 3.Pd4 Sf6‡ Comments: Tenmpo by WG. Ideal mate. 

E. Holladay
Solution:
Comments: Simple exercise. 

R. J. Darvall
Solution:
Comments: Modal changes of B and G guards. 

W. Morawek
Solution: 1.Bg6 PxBg6 2.Gb8 Pg7 3.Rh8 PxRh8=G‡ Comments: Elimination of Black rook and bishop. 

W. Hagemann
Solution: 1.Kf8 Gf4 2.Bh8 Pf6 3.Rg7 Pf7‡ Comments: Black bishop has to be shut out of play. 

A. Lehmkuhl
Solution:
Comments: Completely changed mate. Legality of castling is assumed, cannot be proven. 

T. R. Dawson
Solution: 1.Pb1=G Rg6 2.Gh7 Rg1 3.Sc4! Gh1‡ Comments: Asymmetry. Only one of eight Black knight moves will do. 

L. Stepan
Solution:
Comments: Partial echo. 

E. Hencke
Solution: 1.Kf3 Sc3 2.Kf4 Rf6† 3.Ke5 Pd4‡ Comments: Symmetric mate, all men on diagonal. 

J. DohrnLuttgens
Solution:
Comments: Partial echo. Why Pawn e3? 

J. DohrnLuttgens
Solution:
Comments: Partial echo. BP and WK just bystanders. 

J. DohrnLuttgens
Solution:
Comments: Partial echo. 

B. Rehm
Solution: 1.Kd3 Ge8 2.Pe5 Be6 3.Ke4 Bc4‡ Comments: GB battery setup. 

W. E. Lester
Solution: 1.Ge5 Rc5 2.G3c3 Pe4 3.Gee3 Rd5‡ Comments: Interchange of Gs 

E.Albert
Solution:
Features: GG interchange. Zero echo. Effective knight circuit. 

B.Rehm
Solution:
Comment: Mutate. 

Composer
Solution: 1. ‡ Comments: 