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Here are some chess puzzles from the games of 1910.
White to move and win except where noted.

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

a)
White mates in 3.
Fedor Dus Chotimirsky vs Robine, 1910
rnb1qk1r/ppp1n1p1/3P1b1p/7Q/2BP4/8/PPP4p/RNB2R1K w - - 0 1
[ Rxf6+ gxf3 Qxh6+ ]

b)
White mates in 3.
Richard Reti vs Saviely Tartakower, Vienna, 1910
rnb1kb1r/pp3ppp/2p5/4q3/4n3/3Q4/PPPB1PPP/2KR1BNR w - - 0 1
[ Qd8+ Kxd8 Bg5+ ]

c)
White mates in 4.
Oskar Tenner vs H Wegemund, Hamburg, 1910
r1b2r2/p2p1pk1/1qp1pN1p/3nP1p1/2B4Q/3R4/PPP2PPP/2K4R w - - 0 1
[ Qxh6+ Kxh6 Rh3+ Kg6 Bd3+ ]

d)
White mates in 4.
Mojsesz Lowtzky vs Anton Olson, Hamburg, 1910
5r1k/3q3p/p1pP4/2p2pQ1/r1P3R1/3P4/6PP/1R4K1 w - - 0 1
[ Qf6+ if Rxf6 Rb8+ ]

e)
Henry Atkins vs Lewis, England, 1910
2b1rr1k/ppq2pp1/3p3p/8/3PP3/1B4R1/P2Q2PP/5RK1 w - - 0 1
[ Rf6 ]

1c)
mate in 4
Oskar Tenner vs H Wegemund

1910 Puzzles, Part II.
White to move and win except where noted.
a)
Richard Teichmann vs Wolf, 1910
r5kr/ppp2p1p/4b2B/4p2Q/2p3q1/2N5/PP3PPP/R5K1 w - - 0 1
[ Nd5 ]

b)
Alexander Alekhine vs Gutkevitsch, Tula, 1910
r2qnrk1/pp1nbppp/2p1b2B/3p3N/3P1Q1P/2NB4/PPP2PP1/2KR3R w - - 0 1
[ Bxg7 if Nxg7 Qh6 mates ]

c)
Jose Capablanca vs Michelsen, New York, 1910
r1b3r1/pp1k1q1p/2n2pN1/3p1N2/3P4/5Q1R/5PPP/5RK1 w - - 0 1
[ Rxh7 if Qxh7 Qxd5+ Ke8 Re1+ ]

d)
Mojsesz Lowtzky vs Thoenes, Hamburg, 1910
r1b1k2r/1pqn1pp1/2p4p/2Q1pP2/p3P3/P1N2N1P/1PP3P1/2KR3R w - - 0 1
[ Nb5 if Qd8 Nd6+ Kf8 Nxc8+ ]

e)
Emanuel Lasker vs David Janowski, Berlin, 1910
2r3k1/p3qppp/2pr4/Q2b4/1P2p3/4P3/P3BPPP/2RR2K1 w - - 0 1
[ Rxd5 Rxd5 Qxd5 cxd5 Rxc8+ ]

f)
Rudolf Spielmann vs Saviely Tartakower, Vienna, 1910
rn1q1rk1/pp2bppp/4b3/2pn4/4B3/2B2NN1/PPPQ1PPP/R3K2R w - - 0 1
[ Bxg7 if Kxg7 Nh5+ Kg8 Qh6 mates ]

g)
Steiner vs Neumann, Hamburg, 1910
1r2qk2/2p5/p1nb1B2/1p1N3p/2n2P2/2P2Q2/PP6/2K3R1 w - - 0 1
[ Bg7+ Kf7 Bh6 Ke6 f5+ ]

2e)
Emanuel Lasker vs David Janowski

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