Ximenes Competition No. 1097  Ximenes Slip  |  < 1093  |  1100 >  |  Other competitions
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1097 Feb 1970PANTOPHAGIST normal19

 

AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstE. ChalkleyWhat pig has to become when gripped by hunger?anag. in pant, & lit.; hunger vb.
SecondLt Col D. MacfieTo Pathans pig is not O.K., but I’ll eat anythinganag.; Muslim principle
ThirdR. G. C. LevensPa stop a night? That’s out—he’d empty the larderanag.
VHCCol P. S. BainesA tapping shot. How’s that? Out. I snap up everythinganag.
VHCP. F. BauchopPig hasn’t a pot—strange for himanag. & lit.
VHCC. O. ButcherI’ve broad tastes—after pop I’m excited at things about operapa + op. in anag.
VHCA. A. CallandPapa’s got thin. Very odd—he’ll eat anythinganag.
VHCR. M. S. CorkI can stomach a lot of things, but that gas in pop upsets meanag.
VHCS. GoldieI’m hopeless at shopping at foodstores—I like all they haveanag.
VHCE. M. HornbyPossibly a tiptop gnash is what I needanag. & lit.
VHCMrs E. McFeePapa’s got thin—that’s odd in one whose diet is unrestrictedanag.
VHCT. W. MelluishA Gargantuan pie for him is a thin stopgapanag. & lit.; pie2
VHCF. E. MorganDish up things to papa anyhow: meat and veg. are the same to himanag.
VHCMrs E. M. PardoPapa’s got thin. Odd—he eats everythinganag.
VHCS. L. PatonBeing like Bunter, is the potential snag that I pop?anag.
VHCJ. RileyA hat’s topping, properly minced—and he’s just the man to eat itanag.
VHCBrig R. F. E. StoneyAvid consumer has got a pint of Pimm’s No. 1 mixed for himanag. incl. P
VHCJ. G. StubbsTonight papa’s indisposed: he does not restrict his dietanag.
VHCRev C. D. WestbrookPut crudely, a pig at nosh needing to get in some gym?anag. in PT, & lit.
 

HCs awarded in competition 1097 to:

C. Allen BakerDr E. GallagherMrs M. LucasE. J. Rackham
D. B. J. AmblerF. D. GardinerDr MacgillivrayMrs G. Rajkowska
F. D. H. AtkinsonR. B. HarlingMrs J. MackieT. E. Sanders
M. J. BalfourP. R. L. HeathL. MayL. T. Stokes
T. E. BellG. M. HornbyB. J. McCannF. B. Stubbs
R. BrainC. H. HudsonD. P. M. MichaelJ. B. Sweeting
Rev C. M. BrounJ. G. HullC. G. MillinC. M. Tatham
J. CrowtherH. W. JenkinsC. J. MorseMrs C. M. Theodorson
N. C. DexterA. H. JonesF. E. NewloveW. H. Thornton
Cdr H. H. L. DicksonSir S. KayeM. NewmanS. A. Wetherfield
F. E. DixonN. KemmerH. C. S. PerryC. E. Williams
A. S. EverestR. E. KimmonsMrs E. M. Phair 
A. L. FreemanL. F. LeasonR. Postill 
P. D. GaffeyMrs B. LewisR. W. Quibell