Azed Competition No. 1307  Azed Slip  |  ◀  1303  |  1312  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1307 Jun 1997AGILE Spoonerisms22


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstR. K. LumsdonDescribing lovely wine, mature, ’49 bottledlively one; IL in age
SecondD. AshcroftA typical farmer not quite having fifty neatnifty feet; a Gile(s)
ThirdM. J. E. WarehamIn ocean with me’s a girl with no resistance. Ecstasy!motion … ease; a gi(R)l + E
VHCM. BarleyCore elements of Blair dogma “will see left dimmed”deft-limbed; middle letters
VHCM. BathE.g. Ali punch-drunk? Certainly left dimmed!deft-limbed; anag.
VHCE. A. BeaulahHow one describes the Test bumbler – one caught by a good short leg?best tumbler; I in a g le(g)
VHCJ. R. BeresfordTaking seconds was against diet – please remove my bowlmobile; second letters
VHCG. P. ConwayOne getting stuck into a supporter ‘foot first’, as one jumping over stand’ll kick?candlestick; I in a + leg with g first; ref. nursery rhyme and Eric Cantona
VHCR. M. S. CorkBeaumes? I’ll get one litre in to maturemobile; I l in age
VHCG. CummingFlick of quite disorganized goalie (FA not involved)quick of flight; anag. less 0
VHCN. C. DexterIn years of life, one’s 49 – ne’er 50!fair nifty; IL in age
VHCP. D. GaffeyWhat’s nine and fifty nine and forty in years?fine and nifty; IL in age
VHCC. R. GumbrellWhat a lovely wine is red Aigle!lively one; anag.; red2
VHCR. J. HooperWith 250 neat entries for Azed’s grading, illegibility’s ludicrous errortwo nifty feet; first letters
VHCD. F. ManleyMight in lotion – one litre stops oldness!light in motion; I l in age
VHCG. L. McStravickIt’s loathsome and my bile starts as greed inspires Lottery executiveslithesome and mobile; first letters
VHCF. R. Palmer‘My bowl is empty, gimme another ladleful.’ ‘First helpings only, Twist.’mobile; anag. of first letters
VHCDr T. G. PowellStank from swirling costume in beerswank from Stirling; gi in ale; see gie
VHCJ. B. SweetingBleat and frisk – the first signs of activity glimpsed in lamb emergingfleet and brisk; first letters
VHCJ. R. TozerTarpon shows a wiliness avoiding hook?sharp on toes; a guile less U
VHCA. J. WardropBeer with large measure of gin in, capable of making couple sick?supple kick; gi(n) in ale
VHCG. H. WillettLike the young kiss more but, perhaps, I start to learn in later lifeMiss Korbut; I l in age; ref. Olga K.

HCs in competition 1307 awarded to:

D. AppletonR. V. DeardenP. W. MarlowR. Stocks
M. J. BalfourD. A. GingerT. J. MooreyP. L. Stone
A. BarkerB. GrabowskiC. J. MorseR. C. Teuton
Mrs F. A. BlanchardR. R. GreenfieldR. Parry-MorrisC. W. Thomas
J. G. BoothR. HeskethJ. PearceK. Thomas
Mrs A. BoyesMrs D. B. JenkinsonG. PerryMrs M. P. Webber
C. J. BroughamG. JohnstoneD. R. RobinsonS. Weissman
Rev Canon C. M. BrounJ. F. JonesH. R. SandersR. J. Whale
D. P. ByrneJ. P. LesterM. SandersonDr M. C. Whelan
W. R. ChalmersP. LongN. E. SharpW. Woodruff
K. W. CrawfordE. LoobyD. P. ShenkinR. Zara
E. CrossC. LovingE. J. Shields 
G. CuthbertM. A. Macdonald-CooperD. J. Short 
Rob DeanMrs M. D. MaitlandMrs I. G. Smith