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101. Ian Shanahan
U.S. Problem Bulletin 1994
Helpmate in 2
2 solutions

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102. Alexander Goldstein
The Sun-Herald 1961
3rd Hon. Mention
Mate in 2

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103. Peter Wong
Die Schwalbe 1996
3rd Hon. Mention
Shortest proof game in 10

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104. Laimons Mangalis
Die Schwalbe 1952
Mate in 3

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105. John Lindsay Beale
Chess World 1947
Mate in 2

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106. William Johnstone McArthur
Chess Monthly 1883
1st Prize
South Australian Chronicle Tourney
Mate in 3

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107. Srbo Zaric
Australian Chess Problem Magazine
1994
Mate in 2

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108. Nigel Nettheim
The Games and Puzzles Journal
1987
Series-selfmate in 17

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109. Henry Tate
Good Companions 1917
4th Hon. Mention
Version by Peter Wong
Mate in 2

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110. Denis Saunders
The Problemist 1988
Mate in 2

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111. Juan Kloostra
British Chess Magazine 1988
3rd Prize
Mate in 3

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112. Rurik Bergmann &
Brian Tomson

Chess in Australia 1980
Helpmate in 2 (4 parts)
Whole board for each

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113. Cyril Whitehead
Chess in Australia 1988
Mate in 2

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114. Matthew Fox &
Frank Ravenscroft

The Field 1957
Mate in 2

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Apparently this problem could be improved. Can you find a setting that adds a non-thematic but pleasing variation, while saving on the material used?

 
115. Linden Lyons &
Geoff Foster

Australasian Chess 2011
Mate in 2

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116. John James O’Keefe
The Problemist 1931
Mate in 3

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117. Frederick Hawes
Schackvärlden 1928
Mate in 2

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118. Arthur Mosely
Australian International Problem
Tourney 1924
3rd Prize
Mate in 2

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119. William Whyatt
Busmen’s Chess Review 1970
1st Prize
Mate in 3

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120. Molham Hassan
Australian Chess 2003
Mate in 3

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121. George Meldrum
Chess in Australia 1974
Mate in 2

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122. Arthur Charlick
Western Daily Mercury 1909
1st Prize
Mate in 2

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123. Hebert Grant
Evening News 1942
Mate in 3

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124. H. Cox
Chess World 1950
Mate in 2

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125. Ernest Jerrard
The Australasian 1918
Australian Columns Tourney
2nd Prize
Mate in 2

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