C. R. W.= W. R. Coe
The judge ended his report by stating that the positions by Bristow and Jacobs deserved mention, after saying that Sherrard's problem came very close to the winning problem. This has been translated into m. and [hm.] to show that Sherrard's ranked somewhat higher than the other two.
Prize: D. Mackay
Key: 1. Rh5
Source: Sheffield & Rotherham Independent v. 68, i. 9218 (1884-04-26), p. suppl. 5