Azed Competition No. 1186  Azed Slip  |  ◀  1181  |  1190  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1186 Feb 1995GRISELDA normal22


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstDr I. S. FletcherJob as woman? Work lies in form of draganag. in anag.
SecondE. M. HolroydShe’s one ill-treated? Also resignedcomp. anag. & lit.
ThirdA. J. WardropSid tangled with large character played by Hattieanag.; ref. S. James, H. Jacques as Griselda Pugh in ‘Hancock’s Half Hour’
VHCJ. R. BeresfordA model’s always disregarded by Greer and ‘liberated’ ladiesGr(e’er) + anag.
VHCMrs F. A. BlanchardRecollect Sid and large lady (Miss Pugh) in East Cheam?anag.; ref. S. James, Hattie Jacques as Griselda Pugh in ‘Hancock’s Half Hour’
VHCC. J. BroughamShe suffered much from her Marquis, girl Sade exploitedanag.; ref. M. de Saluzzo, M. de Sade
VHCB. BurtonFlipping lid, rages? Not she!anag. & lit.
VHCI. CarrIs girl seen as doormat? Could be her or some saint, perhapscomp. anag. & lit.
VHCL. E. EllisUnder stress, the Queen is glad to provide a model of patience (possibly her father’s ideal)anag. incl. ER, anag. incl. GR’s
VHCN. GambierGirl Sade violated? Another Marquis tormented this one!anag.; ref. M. de Saluzzo, M. de Sade
VHCC. R. Gumbrell‘Patience’ typified G & S: antiquity, in song, sent upG + S eld in air (rev.); ref. opera
VHCG. JohnstonePatience personified G & S ideal – right? Wronganag. incl. r; ref. opera
VHCF. P. N. LakeJob description suits me and there’s more pay (awfully glad about that!)rise in anag.
VHCJ. C. LeylandMe name? Not exactly Germaine, ladscomp. anag. & lit.; ref. G. Greer
VHCD. F. ManleyWhat’s on this doormat? It could be garden soilcomp. anag.
VHCP. W. MarlowLarge bit of dock is uprooted – piece of patience?anag.; piece (disrespectful) = woman, patience = type of dock
VHCC. G. MillinLongsuffering wife of Marquis de S——, a girl ill-treatedanag.; ref. M. de Saluzzo, M. de Sade
VHCT. J. MooreyDi’s regal bust: she sticks it out fabulouslyanag.
VHCF. R. PalmerJob (female)? Where one’s unusually glad about promotion?rise in anag.
VHCE. R. RiddleFor a picture of humility Sid Little’s oppo must take a lot of beatinganag. of Sid Large; ref. comedians Little and Large
VHCJ. H. RussellBoth good and right, I’m also of ladies most abusedg r + anag., & lit.
VHCR. C. TeutonJob as a woman? Chap lies wearing a form of draganag. in anag.

HCs in competition 1186 awarded to:

D. AppletonE. GomersallL. K. MaltbyW. Scott
M. BarleyMrs E. GreenawayG. MarshallD. P. Shenkin
E. A. BeaulahR. R. GreenfieldH. W. MassinghamP. L. Stone
R. W. BonneyB. GreerK. McDermidDr G. A. Styles
R. E. BootD. R. GregoryM. McMahonMiss D. W. Taylor
H. J. BradburyC. S. GuinnessW. L. MironD. H. Tompsett
J. M. BrownA. J. GuyD. MitchellJ. R. Tozer
E. J. BurgeP. F. HendersonI. MorganR. R. Tyler
J. ButcherR. HeskethC. J. MorseA. P. Vincent
M. CoatesA. W. HillG. MurrayJ. D. Walsh
E. CrossA. HodgsonC. J. NapierM. H. E. Watson
G. CuthbertR. J. HooperK. O’KeeffeR. J. Whale
L. J. DavenportW. JacksonR. J. PalmerJ. P. A. Wildey
E. DawidM. JonesG. PerryD. Williamson
R. V. DeardenMs M. KennedyMrs A. PriceW. Woodruff
P. DendyR. E. KimmonsD. Price JonesB. K. Workman
N. C. DexterJ. P. LesterA. J. RedstoneR. Zara
C. J. FeetenbyJ. D. LockettH. L. RhodesM. Zeegen
H. FreemanP. LongD. R. Robinson 
P. D. GaffeyR. K. LumsdonG. Rowlands 
N. C. GoddardMrs J. MackieH. R. Sanders