Azed Competition No. 1  Azed Slip  |  ◀  Ximenes 1195  |  5  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1 Mar 1972ORGIAST normal22


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstS. L. PatonBefore the heart ensnares one, one likes to go on a bingeor3 + a in gist
SecondH. W. MassinghamI celebrate ‘first’ and ‘last’ in Observer – Azed’s inauguration in point of factO, r + A in gist
ThirdC. O. ButcherI realise gravity in a riot’s out of placeg in anag., & lit.
VHCC. AllenDrunken sot, a riganag. & lit.
VHCMrs K. BissettI may leave a wanton with one in the ovenr(I)g I in oast, & lit.
VHCE. R. EvansDoughboy in roast upset unhealthy liverGI in anag.; doughboy = dumpling
VHCR. P. C. FormanI make love and take spirits and wine endlessly0 + r + gi(n) + ast(i), &lit.
VHCA. L. FreemanA rig, sot, dissolute – that’s meanag. & lit.
VHCL. D. J. GattDisplay of gravity in a riot’s unusual for himanag. incl. g, & lit.
VHCJ. R. KirbyI’m last in admitting a riot’s wronganag. incl. g, & lit.
VHCMrs B. LewisA mess of groats around lunch-time is good for a loose liverI in anag.; i.e. one o’clock
VHCMrs J. MackieI’m a bit of a Borgia: strychnine’s mysteries fascinate mehidden; ref. Eleusinian Mysteries
VHCB. L. MeekEndlessly gross, I, at cavortinganag. incl. gros(s), & lit.
VHCL. W. G. OxleyA bite from a corgi, a stray, abandoned creaturehidden
VHCN. C. PriceRake half the garden so it is turned overanag. incl. gar(den)
VHCK. C. SlaterI’m keen to celebrate, sir – got all excited about Azed’s firstA in anag.
VHCBrig R. F. E. StoneyParty Tollesbury fears – love, gratis, unrestrainedanag. incl. 0; ref. pop festival venue
VHCP. H. TaylorI may use tigs or a rummeranag. & lit.; tig, rummer = drinking cups
VHCD. J. ThorpeMay be out for love – gratisanag. incl. 0, & lit.
VHCE. R. L. TimbrellI make love gratis, promiscuouslyanag. incl. 0, & lit.
VHCG. A. TomlinsonIt’s in ‘Bacchae’ one could see me star – I go berserkanag.; ref. Euripides’ play
VHCH. WalshamLate Night Supper Ball – Free Gratisanag. incl. O; i.e. one who sups late

HCs in competition 1 awarded to:

C. Allen BakerL. L. DixonD. F. ManleyA. H. Seville
W. G. ArnottR. G. EverardH. S. MasonT. A. J. Spencer
G. B. ArrowsmithJ. A. FinckenMrs E. McFeeF. B. Stubbs
M. Avery JonesA. G. FlemingC. J. MorseMrs C. Theodorsen
I. M. BartonA. B. GardnerD. A. MylesM. B. Tonkin
J. C. BrashC. C. M. GiffinK. NealeJ. van de Linde
R. S. CaffynT. E. GirdlestoneDr R. J. PalmerRev C. D. Westbrook
L. CampbellS. GoldieMiss M. J. PatrickA. R. Wheatley
A. H. P. CardewG. M. HornbyM. L. PerkinsW. E. White
D. H. ClaytonA. LawrieR. W. PurnellD. J. Williams
P. R. ClemowL. F. LeasonR. W. QuibellMiss M. Withers
M. CookP. LeatherD. S. RobertsonA. R. Woodburn
A. J. CrowJ. C. LeylandMrs J. E. Rogers 
N. C. DexterH. LyonM. G. Rupp