Clues written by N. G. Shippobotham in 2002-2003
Competitions from 1572 to 1619    All clues by N. G. Shippobotham  |   2002-2003 Honours list
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No.Clue wordAwardClueExplanation
1576FACADEVHCAccount based on Alexandre Dumas’s leading characters in ‘Iron Mask’a/c AD in Fe
1593MANSUETEVHCI see leaving mint sauce sprinkled on side of plate is no longer redolent of lamb?anag. less I, c, + e
1602FENESTRAVHCFor such as Casement see only half of Fenian tears flowinganag.; ref. Sir Roger C.
1606TEOSINTE / INTELSAT (Overlaps)VHCSETI tone jams orbital comms systemanag.

HCs awarded in competitions:

1572 SHIELD-MAY
1580 MARGENT def. BEETLES (Wrong Number)
1589 JOKESMITH
1596 GENISTA (Definition of Anagram)
1619 GISMO (Printer’s Devilry)