Clues written by J. Thomas
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J. Thomas6006226Feb 1948Sep 19546y 7m
 
 Clue wordAwardClueExplanation
Ximenes competitions
1954 (2)
300COCCOVHCclue not given; same as prizewinner
1951 (2)
173HATCHINGVHCApplication of closure: the end of a long sitting2 mngs.; hatch1,2
1951 (1)
155LYTERIANVHCDescription of end of N.H.S.; Nye, on trial, is greatly upsetanag. of Nye trial; ref. Aneurin ‘Nye’ Bevan, Min. of Health
1949 (2)
108HACKNEYVHCOnce possibly a Growler, now actually a Barker2 mngs.; growler = cab; ref. actress Miss Pearl H. married actor Eric Barker
1949 (1)
103MOSESVHCNotable find “by a river’s brim”: the Green Primrose2 mngs.; Moses P. in ‘The Vicar of Wakefield’ by Oliver Goldsmith; ref. ‘Peter Bell’ by Wordsworth; drawn from Nile; green = inexperienced
1948 (2)
79SALOMEVHCDamosel danced away aheadanag. of (d)amosel, & lit.; i.e. away, a head

 
HCs awarded to J. Thomas
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Ximenes competitions
 
1954 (2)
  285 PARALYSES
 
1954 (1)
  265 THERMAE
 
1953 (2)
  247 VAMPIRE
 
1952 (2)
  203 WEATHERS
  198 THIRD
  194 KNOWLEDGE BOX
 
1952 (1)
  193 TRADUCER
 
1951 (2)
  176 SPIGOT
  174 ANACREONTICS
  171 SERINGAS
 
1951 (1)
  166 RACHIDES
  163 LORICATE
 
1950 (2)
  152 SEA-LION
  139 HECATOMB
  135 STRIPPED
 
1950 (1)
  123 LEECHES
 
1948 (2)
  91 CRETONNE
  89 SEASON
  87 SISKIN
 
1948 (1)
  76 VALEDICTORY
  71 MITRAILLEUSE
  70 GARBAGE
 


Annual Honours record of J. Thomas
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YearPrizes
(1, 2, 3)
VHCsHCsPosition
Ximenes competitions
1954 (2)0 1 1
1954 (1)0 0 1
1953 (2)0 0 1
 
1952 (2)0 0 3
1952 (1)0 0 1
1951 (2)0 1 3
1951 (1)0 1 2
1950 (2)0 0 3
1950 (1)0 0 1
1949 (2)0 1 0
1949 (1)0 1 0
1948 (2)0 1 3
1948 (1)0 0 3