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Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Salomon Flohr.
The color disk on the diagram indicates who moves first.

Solutions are between the brackets under each puzzle.
Drag your mouse from one bracket to the other.

a)
White mates in 6.
Salomon Flohr vs Lowing, Prague, 1926
rk4r1/1p2Qp1p/p3pB2/3b4/8/4R3/P1PKBq2/8 w - - 0 1
[ Qd6+ if Kc8 Be5 or if Ka7 Bd4+ ]

b)
Salomon Flohr vs Salo Landau, Anvers, 1930
2b3k1/p2q4/1p1Prp1p/8/2Q5/B6P/P5P1/4R2K w - - 0 1
[ Rc1 Bb7 Qg4+ Kh8 Rc7 ]

c)
Salomon Flohr vs Rudolf Spielmann, Bled, 1931
4k3/2n4p/p7/r5PR/1p3K2/8/BP6/8 w - - 0 1
[ g6 ]

d)
White mates in 8.
Salomon Flohr vs Philip Milner-Barry, London, 1932
r3r3/pppq1nQp/6b1/2P3pk/1P2P3/P4P2/1B4PP/2K2B1R w - - 0 1
[ g4+ Kh4 Bd4 ]

e)
Salomon Flohr vs Carl Gilg, Liebwerda, 1934
r1b2rk1/pp2qpp1/1bn2n1p/4p1N1/8/P1N1P3/1PQBBPPP/R2R2K1 w - - 0 1
[ Nd5 ]

1b)
Salomon Flohr vs Salo Landau

Salomon Flohr Puzzles, Part II.
The color disk on the diagram indicates who moves first.
a)
Salomon Flohr vs Hans Johner, Zurich, 1934
2q1nk2/2p1r1p1/1pQp3p/1B1P1p2/1P2P2P/5PP1/6K1/2R5 w - - 0 1
[ Ra1 ]

b)
White mates in 8.
Salomon Flohr vs Hermann Joss, Zurich, 1934
1rq4k/1p2R1bp/1pp2p2/7Q/3P4/1B4P1/PP3P1P/6K1 w - - 0 1
[ Rxg7 if Kxg7 Qf7+ Kh6 Qxf6+ or if Qf5 Qf7 ]

c)
Salomon Flohr vs Ilya Rabinovich, Moscow, 1935
5rk1/p2nr1pp/1pbp3q/5P2/2P5/1P2p1R1/PBB1Q1PP/5RK1 w - - 0 1
[ Rh3 Qg5 Rh5 ]

d)
Salomon Flohr vs F Villard, Parnu, 1937
r5k1/1ppb2pp/3p4/p1n1r2q/2PQ4/PP6/1BB3PP/4RRK1 w - - 0 1
[ Rxe5 if Qxe5 Bxh7+ Kxh7 Qh4+ ]

e)
Salomon Flohr vs George Wheatcroft, Margate, 1939
1q1rr1k1/pb1n3p/1p1b4/3p4/3Nn3/1P1N2p1/PQ3PBP/B1RR2K1 w - - 0 1
[ Nc6 ]

f)
Salomon Flohr vs Pal Benko, Budapest-Moscow, 1949
1rr2nk1/1p3ppp/5n2/pP6/1qPp1P2/3Q1BP1/2R2P1P/2B2K1R w - - 0 1
[ Ba3 Qa4 Rc1 w/Bd1 ]

g)
White mates in 9.
Salomon Flohr vs Tigran Petrosian, Moscow, 1949
4r1k1/p6p/1np4B/1p2n1pR/3Q4/4P3/PP2BqP1/K7 w - - 0 1
[ Rxg5+ Kf7 Bh5+ Ng6 Bxg6+ ]

2f)
Salomon Flohr vs Pal Benko

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