Clues written by A. J. Bulman
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A. J. Bulman1702153419Aug 1972Aug 198210y 0m
 
 Clue wordAwardClueExplanation
1981-1982
521ATTITUDINISEVHCMince as served up in dietitian’s shiftut (rev.) in anag.
1980-1981
469APLUSTREVHCStern prospect for ancient craft, reversal of past splendourpa. (rev.) + lustre
1979-1980
414UNBOSOMERVHCPenitent sinner? No rum, almost sober, reformedanag. incl. sobe(r)
379SCYTHEMANVHCHaymaker – man’s techy swinganag.
1978-1979
327HEMLOCKVHCTough guy slipping one Judo hold could give you lethal niphe-m(an), lock
1977-1978
310STERNFASTVHCPainter’s tight after getting society prize for three drawingss, tern, fast
1976-1977
238CRAMBOJINGLESecondStap, chap, trap. There’s rhyming for you!cram, bo, jingle
221PADDY-WHACKVHCAfter a couple of days in the money wallop makes Irishman highd,d in pay + whack; wallop, high, two meanings
216SCANTITYVHCThe pattern of industry in, say, Coventry after ending of strikes is material shortages + ant in City
212SURCINGLESVHCGirdles can make clerics snug when front of cassock is looseanag. less c
1975-1976
195SHILLY-SHALLYVHCHamlet, perhaps, is perversely shy to pursue fell kinsman’s + hill + anag. + ally
190CASSANDRAVHC‘Wo, wo’, I pronounced but the horse got incryptic def.; wo, 2 meanings
178A(U)G(U)ST (Letters Latent)VHCClown, maladroit – hush follows gag that lacks originality(g)ag, st
169THUGGEEVHCTime, keep close to, surprise! That s garrotter’s practicet, hug, gee
1974-1975
139PIEPOWDERVHCTart covered with make-up may be street-walkerpie1, powder
127FRITHSOKENThirdA hovel sufficed Kent for his, in a stormanag.; ref. King Lear, III
1973-1974
62SOLITAIRESVHCAnchorage stoppers sailors tie in knotsanag.; stopper = rope; anchorage = recluse’s cell

 
HCs awarded to A. J. Bulman
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1982-1983
  538 INGRAIN
  530 PROMETAL
 
1981-1982
  525 PABOUCHE
  513 ETYMOLOGICON
  508 POSTURE-MAKER
 
1980-1981
  460 SWOOP
  456 BALADINE
  443 STEEPLECROWN
  439 LINGA (Printer’s Devilry)
  430 TEGULA
  423 ACCOUTRE
 
1979-1980
  401 GO-AHEAD
  393 INTRACARDIAC
  371 GRADIN
 
1978-1979
  352 FAIRY LIGHTS
  349 ODDCOMESHORT
  340 BOOKSIE
  336 ELF-ARROW / CUTHBERT (Right and Left)
  323 (C)U(C)KOO (Letters Latent)
 
1977-1978
  289 AMNESIAC
  272 MALAGUETTA
 
1976-1977
  255 ROYAL SILVER JUBILEE
  243 OLYMPIC
  225 VALETA
 
1975-1976
  200 The Extra Guest (minus CC) (Letters Latent)
  197 CAMERA (Printer’s Devilry)
 
1974-1975
  110 GALLOWS-RIPE
 
1973-1974
  88 BLOOMERY
  84 MIRLIGOES / ILL-OMENED (Right and Left)
  79 SLAPSTICK
  75 GROCETERIA
  53 ALEXANDERS
 
1972-1973
  43 A neologism (Neologisms)
  23 SCLERODERMIC
 


Annual Honours record of A. J. Bulman
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YearPrizes
(1, 2, 3)
VHCsHCsPosition
1982-19830 0 2
1981-19820 1 3
1980-19810 1 6
1979-19800 2 3
1978-19790 1 5
1977-19780 1 2
1976-19771 (0, 1, 0) 3 3 17
1975-19760 4 2 19
1974-19751 (0, 0, 1) 1 1
1973-19740 1 5
1972-19730 0 2