Clues written by R. J. Palmer in 1983-1984
Competitions from 581 to 627    All clues by R. J. Palmer  |   1983-1984 Honours list
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No.Clue wordAwardClueExplanation
585FLABELLIFORMVHCWhat could describe spread wing in shape?flab ell i’ form, & lit.
594DOINGSVHCRings should seal love affairs0 in dings
600Into the jaws of Death / Into the mouth of Hell (Anagram)VHCHost who made hot jaunt into the foe fell hit 
609LUCKY-BAGVHCPick an unknown prize here having spent pence first(p)luck + y + bag, & lit.
622SIMP (Printer’s Devilry)VHCSome times wasted at work a/re occupied with Azed 
627AMBIENTVHCBlack one meant it could precipitateanag. incl. B I, & lit.

HCs awarded in competitions:

581 SPADROON def. MAVERICK (Wrong Number)
590 MINEVER
603 FIGULINE
610 DOUBLETHINK
615 HISTORIETTE
618 CRETISM