Clues written by E. A. Free
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E. A. Free1000101010Mar 1974Dec 19795y 9m
 
 Clue wordAwardClueExplanation
1979-1980
404CANDLE-HOLDER (Spoonerisms)VHCWhen abutting olden arch led to cave inone abetting; anag.
384OUTSPREADINGVHCExtending our span with diet – adding bit of girth, that is?anag. + g & lit.
1978-1979
352FAIRY LIGHTSVHCColoured spots before eyes may be produced by these lungs after fagfairy lights
1976-1977
249RUDOLPH THE REINDEERVHCHero, he lit up redder’n stoveanag. & lit.
234HOROSCOPISTVHCHe hunts for romance among heavenly bodies. Coo, his sport is swinginganag.
225VALETAVHCDisplay of slow footwork against Ashe’s first service hindered amateurv. A let A
1975-1976
197CAMERA (Printer’s Devilry)VHCAfter the first infectious kiss, her lips be/witched maddeningly 
1974-1975
130EADISH (Printer’s Devilry)VHCSheriffs d/o this jail up 
118OPERETTIST (Misprints)VHCArtist’s model, head over heels in love, sulks, longs for the night’s entertainment he’ll providesongs; sitter (rev.) in 0 pet
105Malabar-rat, raccoon, nylghau, oriole, aberdevine, howler (Anagram)VHCOnce a chill rain bore me, rolled on a rough wave, by Ararat 

 
HCs awarded to E. A. Free
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1979-1980
  388 ALEXIPHARMIC
  379 SCYTHEMAN
 
1978-1979
  332 NUT-CASE
  314 MERIL (Spoonerisms)
 
1977-1978
  272 MALAGUETTA
  267 MORRIS-DANCE
  259 TRANSIRE
 
1976-1977
  238 CRAMBOJINGLE
 
1974-1975
  135 GABIONADE
  123 SCATTERGOOD
 


Annual Honours record of E. A. Free
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YearPrizes
(1, 2, 3)
VHCsHCsPosition
1979-19800 2 2
1978-19790 1 2
1977-19780 0 3
1976-19770 3 1
1975-19760 1 0
1974-19750 3 2