Azed Competition No. 1419  Azed Slip  |  ◀  1415  |  1424  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1419 Aug 1999SPLODGE normal23


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstR. K. LumsdonTie could come to get spoiled with thiscomp. anag. & lit.
SecondC. A. ClarkeGood-for-nothing poodles being incontinent – this could be the result!anag. with g for 0, & lit.
ThirdE. DawidSteaming dog’s pile I cleared leaves large stain!anag. less I; steaming = drunk
VHCMrs F. A. BlanchardTramp in a patch of soggy earthplod in s Ge, & lit.
VHCH. BradburyNo light passing from sun to earth: big dark patchplod between S and Ge; ref. eclipse; passing n.
VHCDr J. BurscoughTraverse slowly between Sun and Earth, perhaps, creating blot?plod between S and Ge
VHCS. CollinsHint of stir-fly left in fatty stains + l in podge
VHCN. ConnaughtonA ——’s rinsed out? Persil’s a godsend!comp. anag. & lit.
VHCM. CutterIs this setting of gospel, about the Lord’s end, Stainer’s magnum opus?d in anag.; ref. John S.’s ‘Crucifixion’
VHCN. C. DexterCause of Constable, say, turning back of canvas to fronts + Plod + e.g. (rev.), & lit.
VHCV. DixonIn swampy ground, walk heavily, not softly forwardsponge with plod for p on, & lit.
VHCA. G. FlemingUse odds and ends of wool to mend clothing and disguise stainSP + last letters
VHCDr I. S. FletcherQuelch long constrained by Greyfriars’ ultimate fatso?l in s podge; ref. Billy Bunter
VHCP. D. GaffeyOne’s left from nasty dog’s pileanag. less I, & lit.
VHCG. I. L. GraftonA big mark regularly results in supply of degreealternate letters
VHCC. R. GumbrellSpa – place for a splash?spa with lodge for a
VHCG. JohnstoneIs Blyton PC with good English? Or is this a big blot on her copy-book?’s Plod g E; ref. Toytown
VHCMrs J. MackieMark that pedants plod, genius boundshidden
VHCD. F. ManleyStainer’s legacy? Composition to disseminate gospel, based around Lord’s endd in anag.; ref. John S.’s ‘Crucifixion’
VHCG. R. MasonUse odds and ends of wool to avoid suffering possible result of spillageSP + last letters
VHCC. G. MillinBig mark in GCSE (not 100) after revision including children’s PCPlod in anag. less C; ref. Enid Blyton
VHCR. A. NortonA messy distribution and South’s lead promise nothing for EastS + pledge with 0 for E
VHCJ. B. SweetingSee some cows plod, generating, say, lumps all around. Look out! Tread gingerly!hidden, e.g. dol(lo)ps (rev.)

HCs in competition 1419 awarded to:

D. AppletonR. P. C. FormanW. F. MainN. G. Shippobotham
W. G. ArnottH. FreemanP. W. MarlowD. J. Short
E. A. BeaulahM. FreemanW. MurphyP. L. Stone
J. R. BeresfordE. GomersallF. R. PalmerC. W. Thomas
P. BiddlecombeR. R. GreenfieldR. J. PalmerJ. R. Tozer
Mrs K. BissettJ. GrimesR. Parry-MorrisL. Ward
C. J. BroughamR. B. HarlingS. L. PatonA. J. Wardrop
E. J. BurgeR. J. HealdJ. PearceP. O. G. White
D. C. ClenshawA. HodgsonC. PearsonI. J. Wilcock
E. CrossMrs S. G. JohnsonG. PerryM. J. Wright
P. CrozierI. H. JonesD. Price Jones 
R. DeanF. P. N. LakeD. R. Robinson 
Dr V. G. I. DeshmukhC. J. LoweN. & M. Sharp