Clues written by P. Irving
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P. Irving10109511Oct 1945Jul 19493y 9m
 
 Clue wordAwardClueExplanation
Ximenes competitions
1949 (2)
108HACKNEYFirstGee! Wouldn’t one have to cut without Marshal(l) Aid!i.e. hack(Ney); ref. Marshal N. and US post-war aid [see comments]
1949 (1)
104STARE (Printer’s Devilry)VHCGuide should be taught to. Tru/e, father rallies sooner than a granny 
103MOSESVHCOne of the Primroses found by the “river’s brim.”2 mngs.; Moses P. in ‘The Vicar of Wakefield’ by Oliver Goldsmith; ref. ‘Peter Bell’ by Wordsworth; drawn from Nile
1948 (1)
66CHRISTMAS PIE or TURKEY CARPETVHCRich pastimes, perhaps, though in past times much richer than to-dayanag.; ref. food rationing
1947 (1)
43DRESSINGVHCDaily round that makes a woman tired but happycryptic def.; tire3 = dress
40Suitable Present (Suitable Present)VHCGulliver’s Travels for Troilus“Swift transportance” T. & Cressida, Act 3, Sc.2
1946 (2)
38WIND-HOVERVHCHydrogen in the turn-over? No wonder it soars!H in wind over
28HELCOSISVHCHis close disposition is a sore pointanag.
1945 (1)
13IPOMAEAVHCA. Poe I am sure could write you a creeperanag.; ref. Edgar Allan Poe
9DELETE (DLM)VHCclue missing

 
HCs awarded to P. Irving
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Ximenes competitions
 
1949 (1)
  100 Word containing ADDING
  98 HUMERI
 
1947 (2)
  65 PIVOT
  61 CREASY
  56 SHEEP-RUN
 


Annual Honours record of P. Irving
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YearPrizes
(1, 2, 3)
VHCsHCsPosition
Ximenes competitions
1949 (2)1 (1, 0, 0) 0 0
1949 (1)0 2 2
 
1948 (1)0 1 0
1947 (2)0 0 3
1947 (1)0 2 0
1946 (2)0 2 0
 
1945 (1)0 2 0