Clues written by Dr R. A. Main
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Dr R. A. Main2002162Aug 1977Oct 19869y 2mR. A. Main
 
 Clue wordAwardClueExplanation
1979-1980
397BIJOUTERIE (Misprints)VHCToday’s elegant social circle – present company excepted – babblesbaubles; today’s bijou coterie less today’s Co.
379SCYTHEMANVHCFather Time, or possibly Thyme in one readinganag. in scan

 
HCs awarded to Dr R. A. Main
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1986-1987
  753 SHEEPDOG
  744 SKIRL-IN-THE-PAN / COFFEE-DISEASE (Right and Left)
 
1983-1984
  622 SIMP (Printer’s Devilry)
  615 HISTORIETTE
  603 FIGULINE
  600 Into the jaws of Death / Into the mouth of Hell (Anagram)
  585 FLABELLIFORM
  581 SPADROON def. MAVERICK (Wrong Number)
 
1981-1982
  513 ETYMOLOGICON
  486 JUMPED-UP
  478 BIBLIOPEGIST
 
1980-1981
  464 SIMKIN
 
1979-1980
  406 BOIL
  401 GO-AHEAD
  371 GRADIN
 
1977-1978
  281 DINOCERAS
 


Annual Honours record of Dr R. A. Main
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(1, 2, 3)
VHCsHCsPosition
1986-19870 0 2
 
1983-19840 0 6
 
1981-19820 0 3
1980-19810 0 1
1979-19800 2 3
 
1977-19780 0 1