Clues written by R. C. Bell
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First
mention
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Career
span
R. C. Bell101094111Apr 1972Dec 201644y 8m
 
 Clue wordAwardClueExplanation
2016-2017
2324CELEBRATIONSVHCAged ales, bottled beer, cola tinsanag.; see ale
2318TIMENOPENNY (TIMENOGUY) (Penny for the Guy)VHCWidget in can of beer? The change Australia rejectedmenop(Aus)e in tinny
1994-1995
1190DENARIUSVHCUnder 1 as? That’s wronganag. & lit.
1174DINGLE-DANGLEFirstGelded nag, nil ——?anag. & lit.
1993-1994
1134TOVARICHVHCQueer actor with HIV, intimate companion for Nureyev, perhapsanag.
1991-1992
1026LET-OFFVHCWhat’s introduction to literature, English – Dandy, Beano?l E toff
1013ALVEARYVHCSwarming without one always contains queenal(i)ve + R in ay, & lit.
1989-1990
891CATVHCWhat sailors could expect, caught doing unnatural actc at, anag.
1988-1989
878MOUSEPIECEVHCA cut of beef to make Jock’s mouth water, being denied a bitmou se(a) piece
1987-1988
823SARBACANEVHCBlowpipe can destroy a British Saracenanag. incl. B; ref. missile, tank

 
HCs awarded to R. C. Bell
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2016-2017
  2322 VENTRICOSE
 
1995-1996
  1250 SONEOCARDIA (STENOCARDIA) (Ten to One)
  1232 The world is too much with us; late and soon (Anagram)
  1216 CHAPERON
  1207 EPOCH-MARKING
 
1994-1995
  1200 Nine letter word (C and T latent) (Letters Latent)
  1178 BOOTLEG
 
1993-1994
  1147 MAYDAY
  1108 GREEN
 
1992-1993
  1091 SAPSAGO (Spoonerisms)
  1074 DEMIREP
  1065 TANDOORI
  1052 AGANIPPE
  1048 GALLOPADE
 
1991-1992
  1034 BURLAP
  1030 PASTILLE
  1017 SCHAPSKA / PEARMAIN (Right and Left)
 
1990-1991
  991 BRASH (or BRUSH)
  982 ALMANAC
  969 BUNTER
 
1989-1990
  934 LACE-UPS
  930 SABULOSE
  926 NERD
  922 REFORMADO
  920 CHRIST-CROSS-ROW
  917 HOOLIGANISM
  904 VOETGANGER
 
1988-1989
  887 MONSTER
  874 BLUESTOCKING
  862 OFF-AND-ON
 
1987-1988
  827 MICKEY-TAKING
 
1986-1987
  779 MISSING LINK
  770 HERMITS
  766 GUBBINS
 
1983-1984
  585 FLABELLIFORM
 
1982-1983
  556 SWEAL (Misprints)
 
1981-1982
  525 PABOUCHE
  508 POSTURE-MAKER
  473 HERRING-BONE
 
1974-1975
  105 Malabar-rat, raccoon, nylghau, oriole, aberdevine, howler (Anagram)
 
1972-1973
  5 SCEUOPHYLAX
 


Annual Honours record of R. C. Bell
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YearPrizes
(1, 2, 3)
VHCsHCsPosition
2016-20170 2 1
 
1995-19960 0 4
1994-19951 (1, 0, 0) 1 2
1993-19940 1 2
1992-19930 0 5
1991-19920 2 3
1990-19910 0 3
1989-19900 1 7
1988-19890 1 3
1987-19880 1 1
1986-19870 0 3
 
1983-19840 0 1
1982-19830 0 1
1981-19820 0 3
 
1974-19750 0 1
 
1972-19730 0 1