Azed Competition No. 14  Azed Slip  |  < 10  |  18 >  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
14 Jun 1972Terrapin, hermit, elephant, armadillo, rhesus Anagram27

 

AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstN. C. DexterRain-storm plashed; all animals, put hither, keep drier 
SecondC. W. WillinkThat Ur-ship: her sailor implemented ranks, all paired 
ThirdMrs J. E. TownsendThis shelter kept animal pairs unharmed – all rode riprip4
VHCW. G. ArnottAnimals packed, till drier. Mr. Noah. P.S. Let earth perish 
VHCF. D. H. AtkinsonArk-master hero shipped animal herds till rain let up 
VHCCol P. S. BainesAnimals all in purported pairs. The mere elk’s hard-hit! 
VHCRev C. M. BrounHam: ‘Let rain lash, tides sink earth – I’m prepared – roll up!’ 
VHCC. O. ButcherDid all animals put here perhaps trek miles thro’ rain? 
VHCR. S. CaffynNoah kept all animals (pairs) sheltered, drier – triumph! 
VHCCdr H. H. L. DicksonMount Ararat thrilled a skipper; less rain helped him 
VHCS. GoldieHis ark prompted smiles; unparalleled rain hit earth 
VHCJ. P. H. HirstTell Papa real putrid here – animal stink’s horrid – Shem 
VHCW. HornseyHelp the animals in pairs; all risk the damp terror due 
VHCJ. HoughtonRail poll result hard – strike ahead, perhaps imminent 
VHCA. H. JonesPeril! Peril! Under Noah’s skill the ship made Mt. Ararat 
VHCA. LawrieTrains held up. ‘Oh Mr. Marsh!’ I appeal, let rail strike end!’ 
VHCA. D. LeggeSkipper Noah triumphed – all animals at shelter, drier 
VHCH. W. MassinghamLike-pairs herded in, her ample hull spins to Mt. Ararat 
VHCMrs E. McFeeMount Ararat – skipper led ship here – animals thrilled 
VHCC. J. MorseAnimals in peril pair up at threshold marked ‘shelter’ 
VHCF. MossPairs? Super-skilled in the art Mr. Noah paired them all 
VHCW. G. H. MylesSimilar animal pairs trod up the plank – shelter’d here 
VHCDr R. J. PalmerTutankhamen laid horrid spell – tamperers ail, perish 
VHCM. L. PerkinsPrim Noah apart, all misuse Me – kinds that erred, perish! 
VHCM. G. RuppRemit the rains, Lord. Spare the animals parked up hill 
VHCJ. P. SmithNoah’s hull made trip. Shelter kept animal pairs drier 
VHCL. J. WaymanThat elk! He’s rompish intruder in parallelism-parade 
 

HCs awarded in competition 14 to:

R. AdeyMiss J. FryL. F. LeasonW. Rodgers
Mrs Eileen AllenP. D. GaffeyMrs S. M. MacphersonJ. R. Scarr
C. Allen BakerMrs E. A. GeorgeD. F. ManleySir W. Slimmings
G. AspinD. A. GingerB. ManvellD. H. Smith
J. W. BatesR. GlewJ. MartinJ. Smith
E. A. BeaulahG. P. GoddardB. MasonS. R. N. Smith
T. E. BellN. C. GoddardD. P. M. MichaelW. Spendley
Mrs F. BlanchardD. V. HarryC. G. MillinP. H. Taylor
Mrs Anne BoyesT. D. HemmingD. G. C. MockridgeD. J. Thorpe
J. BrooksD. J. HemmingsJ. L. MossMiss M. E. Tompson
J. CaulfieldN. L. HindleyR. A. MostynMiss (?) R. Turner
R. A. ChivertonS. HolgateG. W. MottM. E. Ventham
Mrs M. P. CraineE. M. HornbyF. E. NewloveS. M. Waddams
A. E. CrowD. G. HuckleS. L. PatonE. F. Watling
K. DavidP. HurstMrs E. M. PhairRev C. D. Westbrook
R. V. DeardenMiss J. HuttMrs J. PharoA. R. Wheatley
L. A. DiehlM. H. JohnsonB. A. PikeN. E. Wheatley
P. DrummondG. JohnstoneT. L. PriceJ. B. Widdowson
Mrs W. FearonH. V. KeeganE. J. RackhamP. B. G. Williams
J. S. FowlieR. E. KimmonsR. G. RaeD. L. Winn
M. E. FrancisJ. R. KirbyD. S. Robertson