Clues written by F. P. N. Lake in 1979-1980
Competitions from 371 to 419    All clues by F. P. N. Lake  |   1979-1980 Honours list
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F. P. N. Lake010457
 
No.Clue wordAwardClueExplanation
388ALEXIPHARMICVHCIndia pale, perhaps, at first – then team cheer up in after-lunch period, getting 99 against venomous attack,ale XI + rah(rev) in p.m. + IC
393INTRACARDIACVHCFantastic car in car ad! – It’s in organ catering for internal circulationanag.
404CANDLE-HOLDER (Spoonerisms)SecondElland Rd. echo surges – Leeds fight to a man – so does this supporter!feeds light; anag.; so = thus
410CUL-DE-SACVHCCould be clued as ‘carriageway not carried through’anag. + c
419RAMILLIESVHCComplications to arise about boxing contest? British hero’s big fight venue in question!mill in anag.; ref. A. Minter

HCs awarded in competitions:

375 SPREATHE
379 SCYTHEMAN
401 GO-AHEAD
406 BOIL
414 UNBOSOMER