Azed Competition No. 105  Azed Slip  |  < 100  |  110 >  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
105 Mar 1974Malabar-rat, raccoon, nylghau, oriole, aberdevine, howler Anagram33


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstJ. HorwoodA very horrible anagram I’ll clue: “Who once abode on Ararat?” 
SecondW. H. PegramRole clear, how he laboured over an animal-carrying boat 
ThirdSir C. WillinkA lull! Ararat ahoy! Wanderer, cooing, bore me olive branch 
VHCC. Allen BakerLo! I gave many a brace harbour ere the cool rain drown all 
VHCT. AndersonVery large animal collection aboard. Nowhere a harbour? 
VHCCol P. S. BainesElection over, Labour lead by narrow margin. Ha-ha, oracle! 
VHCBrig R. V. M. BennBland racer on high above Ararat roll in, you are welcomeroller, racer, pigeons
VHCMiss M. P. BlackburnHoly builder who bare animal cargo on rare ocean travel 
VHCD. W. BoltonA new olive branch? Ararat! Here I can moor our bold galley 
VHCE. J. BurgeI once gave animal bunch lee: ‘All aboard’ or watery horror! 
VHCE. A. FreeOnce a chill rain bore me, rolled on a rough wave, by Ararat 
VHCM. A. FurmanRain eh? I’ll cover many a creature, on board a hollow barge 
VHCS. Goldie —— whom I’ll honour, ran a very tolerable abecedarian cargo 
VHCJ. J. GoulstoneAre we all on board? Can a brace more go in? I’ll have to hurry 
VHCD. V. HarryAll on animal barge cheer – an olive bract drew our ‘Hooray!’ 
VHCR. E. KimmonsA Liberal choice – a deal now, or harry a Labour Government 
VHCJ. R. KirbyHad every animal in care on a boat. Blow, cruel gale horror! 
VHCA. D. LeggeLo, a dove – a worn-out, branch-bearing hero. Really a miracle! 
VHCD. F. ManleyBeheld lovely ‘colour arch’ (meaning a rainbow) o’er Ararat 
VHCA. R. McKenzieNo chance Tory-Liberal marriage deal? – or have Labour won? 
VHCA. C. MorrisonOur arch-animal-lover who carried all genera by one boat 
VHCF. E. NewloveHearing a ‘Vote Labour’ call by warrior Enoch alarmed one 
VHCL. W. G. OxleyLabour race clear – are in. Many who voted Liberal groan ‘Oh!’ 
VHCF. R. Palmer‘O hear gale’, I warn, collect, harbour on board every animal 
VHCDr R. J. PalmerCrab, hen, hog, oorial, vole… were in my care, all Ararat-bound 
VHCS. L. PatonRain over by now – morale high – Ararat locale could be near 
VHCF. J. PhilbrickNo Liberal/ Tory marriage! Do Labour now have real chance? 
VHCMrs D. M. C. PrichardHe bore cargo – every animal double. Will anchor on Ararat 
VHCH. L. RhodesCome heavy rain, he will land our barge (or coble?) on Ararat 
VHCT. E. SandersLo, early one who built animal haven – rare accord begorra! 
VHCJ. M. SharmanBegorra! How can Harold manoeuvre a Lib-Tory re-alliance? 
VHCMiss E. WardO Leader above, watch all our animal cargo here on briny 
VHCW. D. WigleyIn a cargo boat he overrode a hurricane abnormally well 

HCs awarded in competition 105 to:

R. B. AllnuttC. DurrantP. W. W. LeachJ. B. Sweeting
G. AspinJ. D. EdeP. LeatherL. E. Thomas
J. C. BarnesP. D. EdwardsMiss J. S. LumsdenC. L. Thomson
E. A. BeaulahP. S. ElliottLieut-Col D. MacfieD. J. Thorpe
R. C. BellMrs B. EskellMrs S. M. MacphersonI. L. Thurlow
Maj A. S. BirtJ. C. FeltonD. W. MasonG. A. Tomlinson
J. H. BlackburnR. P. C. FormanH. W. MassinghamM. B. Tonkin
P. W. M. BlayneyB. FrancoG. T. McLeanR. Vaughan-Davies
Mrs A. R. BradfordDr G. B. GreerF. MossP. J. Wagstaffe
C. O. ButcherD. J. HenningsI. MunroJ. D. Walmsley
J. G. ChilversMrs R. HerbertA. G. PattersonJ. F. N. Wedge
Mrs D. M. ColleyMrs J. HigginsM. L. PerkinsA. R. Wheatley
A. E. CrowR. HitchcockF. N. H. PextonH. Williams
Dr J. E. DaviesE. M. HornbyT. L. PriceD. C. Williamson
R. DeanJ. M. HoughtonP. E. RadburnMrs C. D. Wood
G. A. DicksonDr D. E. G. IrvineH. R. SandersS. E. Woods
J. H. DoranG. JohnstoneMrs J. SaundersDr E. Young
P. DrummondN. KemmerD. H. Smith 
A. J. DuncumMrs G. LamerJ. G. Stubbs