Azed Competition No. 1273  Azed Slip  |  ◀  1268  |  1277  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1273 Oct 1996SIPOREX normal21


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstE. GomersallFigure with hole in. It might have been carved by Hepworthpore in six; ref. Barbara H.
SecondR. J. PalmerSome artists get me to model: one may arrange me, see, in sexier posecomp. anag.
ThirdC. J. Morse‘DI IN SEX ROMP’ could furnish material for artist with twisted mindcomp. anag.
VHCM. J. BathPrince’s ex and lothario’s hind quarter cavorting – such is used in fabricationanag. of Pr’s ex io
VHCE. A. BeaulahI put in dreadful Prose – and bad mark ensues: in construction work I often go to pieces!I in anag. + X
VHCE. J. BurgePose Rix displayed in farce? Walls possibly showed early use of itanag.; ref. Brian R., Tom W., farceurs
VHCDr J. BurscoughStone artificially created central characters for ‘Nixon’ (including Pres.) with make-upanag. incl. (N)ixo(n); ref. Oliver Stone biopic
VHCL. J. DavenportRix pose found to be out of order, ‘breezy’ materialanag.; ref. Brian R.; breeze3
VHCV. DixonWhat’s intrinsic to gossip or expatiation? It’s more airy than concretehidden
VHCG. I. L. GraftonWere pix we snapped so naughty? Some saw this as artistic stuffanag. less we
VHCR. R. GreenfieldArtists employ me for modelling; I have little to drink and appetite is lackingsip orex(is)
VHCA. HodgsonInsubstantial concrete is winding up stolid royalis (rev.) + po rex; ref. Prince Charles’s aversion to modern materials
VHCD. F. ManleyMaterial initially coming from mixer, semi-spongy after moulding?anag. of (m)ixer spo(ngy), & lit.
VHCP. W. MarlowOpera having dropped amateur is converted into big hit and material of artistic value?anag. less A in six
VHCF. R. PalmerPornography containing elements of indecency and prurience or ‘artistic’ material?i, p or in sex
VHCD. R. RobinsonCould be displayed by exciting Hirst expo (rejecting his extremes!)anag. less H, t, & lit.; ref. Damien H.
VHCP. L. StoneSoak mostly is cut from appetite for particular brand of hard stuffsip(e) + orex(is)
VHCJ. B. SweetingHard stuff – and could be cut to make a joint. Sample cautiously – appetite is lostsip orex(is)
VHCJ. R. TozerRope is abandoned by vote – it could do much for the standing of the Houseanag. + x
VHCM. H. E. WatsonBit of rump I expose, no end wobbly – builders’ stock-in-tradeanag. incl. r less e
VHCD. WilliamsonBlock’s constituent perhaps rigged proxiesanag.; ref. block votes

HCs in competition 1273 awarded to:

M. BarleyN. C. DexterR. K. LumsdonG. Teller
Miss J. BarnesA. J. DuncumM. A. Macdonald-CooperP. Thacker
Mrs F. A. BlanchardM. FreemanMrs J. MackieD. H. Tompsett
J. G. BoothP. D. GaffeyJ. R. C. MichieMrs M. P. Webber
Mrs A. BoyesJ. E. GreenC. G. MillinR. J. Whale
C. J. BroughamC. R. GumbrellD. MitchellSir David Willcocks
Rev Canon C. M. BrounR. S. HaddockT. J. MooreyM. A. L. Willey
N. BrownR. HeskethR. A. MostynS. Woods
B. BurtonR. J. HooperG. PerryM. J. Wright
C. A. ClarkeF. P. N. LakeMrs E. M. PhairDr E. Young
D. B. CrossM. D. LawsC. Reed 
D. J. Dare-PlumptonC. LovingH. R. Sanders 
P. DaviesC. J. LoweD. P. Shenkin