Azed Competition No. 1346  Azed Slip  |  ◀  1342  |  1351  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1346 Mar 1998PHARISEE normal22


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstMrs J. MackieHe praised not God, being blindanag. less D, & lit.; blind = drunk; ref. Matthew 15,14
SecondC. J. BroughamCanter exercises a shire being broken inanag. in PE
ThirdC. R. GumbrellMount in bad shape not having heart for lusty canterrise in anag. less s
VHCM. BathIgnoring the essence of Moses he praises formanag. less s, & lit.
VHCB. BurtonIn Uriah Heep (e.g.) as represented, a huge one is apparentcomp. anag. & lit.; ref. David Copperfield
VHCC. A. ClarkeFellow endlessly going round splitting hairsanag. in pee(r), & lit.
VHCE. CrossWrithing, Heep’s air betrays himanag. & lit.; ref. Uriah H.
VHCD. J. Dare-PlumptonOne sharp burst near close of race – energy for a canteranag. incl. I + e E
VHCN. C. DexterThe Pentateuch primarily he’s well up inP + arise in he, & lit.
VHCC. M. EdmundsA figure of sourness, one with drilling in Scripture divinepH a RI see, & lit.
VHCG. I. L. GraftonUpholder of law ignoring pressure – his paper rolls last for aye?anag. less P + e; ref. Lord Irvine
VHCR. R. GreenfieldSt Paul was one endless source of light, one for the Romans to recognizephar(e) I see; ref. Acts 23, 6
VHCR. HealdIs —— with cant represented as ‘the precisian’?comp. anag. & lit.
VHCD. F. ManleyIn false guise as pure, upright character, he will miss what’s inside cupanag. incl. I less u, & lit.; ref. Matthew 23, 25-6
VHCC. G. MillinHere’s a bit of a prig I fancyanag. incl. p, & lit.
VHCJ. MortlemanForm he praises, neglecting what’s at the forefront of spiritualityanag. less s, & lit.
VHCG. M. NeighbourA self-righteous old Wasp? Will need a revolution to make him flout ‘God’s laws’!comp. anag. & lit.
VHCG. PerryHeep’s air masked a sanctimonious hypocriteanag.; ref. Uriah H.
VHCK. ThomasHeep’s air, dissembling, typifies oneanag. & lit.; ref. Uriah H.
VHCMrs M. P. WebberParty obsessive over rules heaps ire on members being disorderlyanag.
VHCG. H. WillettThe standard I observe involves an element of hypocrisyh in par I see, & lit.
VHCDr E. YoungIs this person’s head filled with split hairs?anag. in pee (P), & lit.

HCs in competition 1346 awarded to:

D. AshcroftD. C. ClenshawJ. P. LesterD. Price Jones
M. BarleyR. M. S. CorkJ. C. LeylandM. Sanderson
E. A. BeaulahG. CuthbertC. LovingP. L. Stone
Mrs K. BissettV. DixonR. K. LumsdonJ. B. Sweeting
Mrs F. A. BlanchardA. J. DornA. C. MorrisonD. H. Tompsett
C. BoydMrs E. GreenawayC. J. MorseJ. R. Tozer
E. J. BurgeD. HarveyF. R. PalmerR. J. Whale
Dr J. BurscoughJ. D. HastieR. J. PalmerP. O. G. White
C. J. & M. P. ButlerR. HeskethC. PearsonM. A. L. Willey
I. ClarkeF. P. N. LakeMrs E. M. PhairW. Woodruff