Clues written by N. O’Neill
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N. O’Neill100372413May 1960Jan 198322y 8m
 
 Clue wordAwardClueExplanation
1982-1983
552NOURICE-FEESecond‘Our Nice Improved Fairy Soap For That Tender Loving Care!’anag. + fée; soap = money
1981-1982
517IMMORTELLEVHCNew style more ‘me’ – till blow dried, purportedly ‘au natural’!anag.; blow = bloom
508POSTURE-MAKERThirdMust rear poke out, in one affecting the Grecian bend?anag.
478BIBLIOPEGISTThirdBig BP oil site has possibilities for one who fancies working in Moroccoanag.; M. leather
1980-1981
452DISSENTERISMVHCDisagreeable minority behaviour, leading to ban by English authorities, has upset Mr Stein’s sideanag.; Jock S.; ref. ban on Scots supporters
447URTICARIA / APOGRAPHS (Right and Left)VHCEffects of rubbing, perhaps, variations in quantity in lather of soap, signs of hesitancy, nervousness, strain:– skin rash!graph in anag.; brass rubbing; ur, tic, aria
434JARDINIÈREVHCMobs jeer Indira: you might find Indian shot for thisanag.; I.s.= flower; ref. I. Gandhi
1978-1979
362SEA-SOLDIERVHCEros, ladies? Giddy harumfrodite!anag.; ref. Kipling, ‘Seven Seas’
358UPSTART def. NON-TERM (Wrong Number)VHCR and A putts break badly for surprise late challengerbreak; anag.
Ximenes competitions
1967-1968
993JONATHANVHCAmericans in general can give one the pip2 mngs.

 
HCs awarded to N. O’Neill
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1982-1983
  559 EMBASE
  558 MINCEMEAT (with one extra R) (Extra Letter)
 
1981-1982
  513 ETYMOLOGICON
  504 SIMMENTHALER
  482 BODY-SNATCHER
 
1980-1981
  454 CHRISTMAS BOX
  439 LINGA (Printer’s Devilry)
 
1979-1980
  401 GO-AHEAD
  384 OUTSPREADING
  379 SCYTHEMAN
  371 GRADIN
 
1977-1978
  272 MALAGUETTA
 
Ximenes competitions
 
1967-1968
  987 THING (Printer’s Devilry)
  984 Word containing a first name (Anonymous)
  967 CREMOSIN
  958 DRY MEASURE
 
1966-1967
  920 ARISTATE (Printer’s Devilry)
 
1965-1966
  898 POCHARD
  894 WITENAGEMOT
  878 ENTOMOSTRACA
 
1964-1965
  825 COACHES
 
1963-1964
  782 SWELL
 
1962-1963
  734 NASALITY
 
1959-1960
  590 STATANT (Printer’s Devilry)
 


Annual Honours record of N. O’Neill
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YearPrizes
(1, 2, 3)
VHCsHCsPosition
1982-19831 (0, 1, 0) 0 2
1981-19822 (0, 0, 2) 1 2 13
1980-19810 3 2
1979-19800 0 4
1978-19790 2 0
1977-19780 0 1
 
Ximenes competitions
1967-19680 1 4
1966-19670 0 1
1965-19660 0 3
1964-19650 0 1
1963-19640 0 1
1962-19630 0 1
 
1959-19600 0 1