Clues written by F. D. Gardiner in 1984-1985
Competitions from 631 to 679    All clues by F. D. Gardiner  |   1984-1985 Honours list
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No.Clue wordAwardClueExplanation
640MACHETESecondEnglish replaces Kurt’s original in this version of ‘Mack the Knife’E for K in anag.; ref. K. Weill’s music in ‘The Threepenny Opera’
653INTERNUNCIOVHCChurch official? Not in Runcie’s set-up!anag.
666Any word; subsidiary indication omits an animal (Beasts)VHCOld jingle’s about soldiers being crippled etcdi(sable)ment; men in dit

HCs awarded in competitions:

635 ROSEMARY
644 EASY STREET (or STAPELIA)
675 CONSTERNATE