Clues written by C. R. Gumbrell in 1992-1993
Competitions from 1048 to 1095    All clues by C. R. Gumbrell  |   1992-1993 Honours list
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No.Clue wordAwardClueExplanation
1048GALLOPADEVHCActivity getting everyone involved to foot it with energyall in go + pad E, & lit.
1065TANDOORIThirdGrub that’s come from east to west and encapsulated a taste of Indiaand in root (rev.) + & I & lit.
1074DEMIREPVHCI’m presumed (without substance) wantonanag. less sum, & lit.
1078KIRBEHVHCWhat carries drink man extracted from brook?kir b(rook) eh?, & lit.
1084PIERCEABLE / SALESGIRL (DLM)VHCAs I’m easily thrilled, when you peel bare I cheer –
Is there bliss large and lovely in store for us, dear?
 
1091SAPSAGO (Spoonerisms)VHCHeed chars, chiefly wise in the working of soapsag(e) in anag.; hard cheese

HCs awarded in competitions:

1052 AGANIPPE
1056 ENTRAIN def. ASTHORE (Wrong Number)
1061 MAGIC
1069 (P)OSTICHE (Headpieces)
1076 PARLOUR GAMES
1087 OLD SOLDIER
1095 STINK