Clues written by M. G. Wilson
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M. G. Wilson2001194321Jun 1978Apr 199213y 10m
 
 Clue wordAwardClueExplanation
1990-1991
961WAVESONVHCSaw oven exploding spread pieces of liner?anag.; ref oven liner
947SHOULDER-SLIPVHCAbuse hurled, so youth wrecked jointanag. + slip
1989-1990
891CATVHCWhat, leading a chorus, can cause distress?cat(a strophe), & lit.
1988-1989
862OFF-AND-ONVHCSometimes there’s no abandoning ring after food ruined boxing devoteefan in anag. + n(o)
844THEOLOGASTER (Misprints)VHCHoly man whose death is questionable, playing hostage role after onset of turmoildepth; t + anag.
1987-1988
823SARBACANEVHC‘Blowpipe’ destroyed by a British Saracenanag. incl. B; ref. missile, tank
805LITOTESVHCShedding pound, so little changed – no great slimmer, one might say!anag. less l
1986-1987
750SALMAGUNDY (THLMAGUY/OULMAGUY) (750 themed clue)VHCGlum Athey missing English tour selectionanag. less E; ref. Bill A., cricketer
1984-1985
662BARGE-COUPLEVHCGable core up high?anag. & lit.; h = drunk
1983-1984
627AMBIENTSecondIn me, bat flittersanag. & lit.
610DOUBLETHINKVHCBeing both Tory and Labour perhaps is uncommonly bold in the UKanag.
1982-1983
572SNAKE-OILVHCQuack medicine, i.e. no Salk compoundanag.
547GLEEMANVHCGeorge Mitchell’s principals, including Francis for example, need oneLee in G, M + an, & lit.; ref. B. & W. Minstrels, F. Lee footballer
1981-1982
517IMMORTELLEVHCEverlasting Rome; time’ll corruptanag.
478BIBLIOPEGISTVHCOne with work for example in catalogue under protective cover?bib + I op e.g. in list, & lit.
1980-1981
469APLUSTREVHCWhat active perusal around rear of boat may reveal?anag. incl. t, & lit.
464SIMKINVHCI’m in Indian (not red) wineI’m in (red)skin
452DISSENTERISMVHCAgitated miners side with leaders of Steel Trade protest movementanag. incl. S, T
1979-1980
397BIJOUTERIE (Misprints)VHCFace up to thoroughly weird headless bears for instancebeads; jib (rev.) + out + (e)erie
384OUTSPREADINGVHCBroadcast praise unto God without love? That can’t be right!anag. less 0

 
HCs awarded to M. G. Wilson
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1991-1992
  1039 TOLERABLE
 
1990-1991
  982 ALMANAC
  974 AVANT-PROPOS
 
1989-1990
  922 REFORMADO
  920 CHRIST-CROSS-ROW
  908 INDIGO (Printer’s Devilry)
  895 TONE DEAF
 
1988-1989
  887 MONSTER
  882 DOSSIER
  878 MOUSEPIECE
  868 ROLAND (2 clues + def. of contents) (Parcels)
  857 REDCAP / NICETY (Right and Left)
  853 DEBACLE
 
1987-1988
  818 EMBUSQUÉ
  816 POTLACH (with extra O in word) (Extra letter)
  809 DOLCE VITA
  801 LINCHET
 
1986-1987
  779 MISSING LINK
  770 HERMITS
  762 OBELISE
  744 SKIRL-IN-THE-PAN / COFFEE-DISEASE (Right and Left)
 
1985-1986
  731 STRING
  718 FLO(GG)IN(G) (Letters Latent)
  714 MOTE
  701 BALUSTRADE
  688 CUCURBITAL
 
1984-1985
  679 ESTOVER (Printer’s Devilry)
  670 TURNIP-FLEA
  649 AUSTRALORP
  635 ROSEMARY
 
1983-1984
  590 MINEVER
 
1982-1983
  568 TETHER (Printer’s Devilry)
  543 STAYING POWER
  530 PROMETAL
 
1981-1982
  525 PABOUCHE
  500 BEFOOL (two extra Ds) (Extra Letter)
 
1980-1981
  460 SWOOP
  456 BALADINE
  454 CHRISTMAS BOX
 
1979-1980
  404 CANDLE-HOLDER (Spoonerisms)
  388 ALEXIPHARMIC
 
1978-1979
  366 MONKEY-SHINE
  323 (C)U(C)KOO (Letters Latent)
 


Annual Honours record of M. G. Wilson
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YearPrizes
(1, 2, 3)
VHCsHCsPosition
1991-19920 0 1
1990-19910 2 2
1989-19900 1 4
1988-19890 2 6
1987-19880 2 4
1986-19870 1 4
1985-19860 0 5
1984-19850 1 4
1983-19841 (0, 1, 0) 1 1
1982-19830 2 3
1981-19820 2 2
1980-19810 3 3
1979-19800 2 2
1978-19790 0 2