Azed Competition No. 1576  Azed Slip  |  ◀  1572  |  1580  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1576 Aug 2002FACADE normal25


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstR. PhillipsIt’s a ‘rocking-horse’ movement Lambert deliveredfalcade less L, & lit.; ref. W. Walton’s musical ‘entertainment’ with words by Edith Sitwell, originally performed by Constant L.
SecondN. C. DexterFemale, half clad, outstanding around front, with just a little behindf + (cl)ad in ace
ThirdD. C. WilliamsonElevation derived from Sandy’s drive checked by late sliceca’ in fade; ref. golf
VHCR. M. S. CorkBrit with this ‘public image’ might be fabricated using spincomp. anag.
VHCB. CostinPairs of falsies can deceive. They could be just a front!initial pairs of letters
VHCR. V. DeardenThis mask could be exposed as faked – a scamcomp. anag. & lit.
VHCA. J. DornWalton’s masterpiece: account delving into hobby with energya/c in fad + E; ref. Izaak W. and work by William W.
VHCL. K. EdkinsIt’s all paint and powder – as suggested by ‘mutton’ and ‘lamb’FA + cade2; ref. ‘m. dressed as l.’; see Fanny Adams
VHCB. GrabowskiA chapter Alexandre Dumas initially penned in ‘Iron Mask’a c A D in Fe
VHCR. R. GreenfieldFront line annihilated in swift action of horsefa(l)cade
VHCC. R. GumbrellA character abandoned by king must wear iron maska ca(R)d in Fe; ref. Dumas novel
VHCG. HigginbothamFancy architectural construction and decorative elements visible from the front onlyfirst letters & lit.
VHCJ. C. LeylandA finish in shellac stops dulling veneera c in fade
VHCP. R. LloydOutward appearance of a cadet denied officer training initially(o)f a cade(t)
VHCC. G. MillinFine row of shops possibly, lacking rear (front only)f a(r)cade, & lit.
VHCW. MurphyFollowing military school, my passing out’s a showy displayf acade(my)
VHCG. PerryIn Golf Academy Show Montgomerie’s drive is restricted by slicehidden, ca’ in fade; ref. Colin M.
VHCN. G. ShippobothamAccount based on Alexandre Dumas’s leading characters in ‘Iron Mask’a/c AD in Fe
VHCT. SmithDrop in intensity occluding a cold fronta c in fade
VHCC. W. ThomasPeter hooks drive at Troon. Fore!ca’ in fade; peter1
VHCS. J. J. TiffinPoorly backed front horse’s motion throws apprenticefa(L)cade
VHCJ. R. TozerFurore over head of Enron admitting accountant’s ‘window-dressing’CA in fad E; ref. US accounting scandal
VHCA. P. VickWork with origins in foremost composer arranging Dame Edith’s artanag. of first letters, & lit.; ref. W. Walton’s work with words by E. Sitwell
VHCA. J. WardropWhat has more style than substance? A decaf, frappéanag.
VHCG. H. WillettA revolting type in pursuit of a bit of full frontalf + a Cade; ref. Jack C.’s rebellion of 1450

HCs in competition 1576 awarded to:

W. G. AmottK. W. CrawfordW. JacksonD. Price Jones
D. W. ArthurE. CrossMrs D. B. JenkinsonD. R. Robinson
D. AshcroftM. CutterG. JohnstoneA. Roth
M. BarleyD. J. Dare-PlumptonF. P. N. LakeM. Sanderson
E. A. BeaulahL. J. DavenportH. M. LloydA. Scott
W. A. BenthamR. DaviesP. LongN. E. Sharp
J. R. BeresfordV. DixonC. LovingD. A. Simmons
Mrs F. A. BlanchardE. G. FletcherMrs J. MackieI. Simpson
J. G. BoothP. D. GaffeyDr W. A. MaclureP. L. Stone
C. BoydA. GeorgeD. F. ManleyK. Thomas
H. J. BradburyJ. GilliesP. W. MarlowD. H. Tompsett
A. H. BrookerMrs E. GreenawayJ. McGregorL. Ward
C. J. BroughamJ. F. GrimshawG. D. MeddingsM. J. Wareham
E. J. BurgeR. HaddockT. J. MooreyR. Warren
B. BurtonMrs S. HarriesC. J. MorseW. B. Wendt
C. J. & M. P. ButlerD. A. HarrisW. NesbittR. J. Whale
D. A. CampbellD. HarrisonR. A. NortonMs B. J. Widger
Mrs M. J. CansfieldR. J. HealdF. R. PalmerP. B. G. Williams
C. A. ClarkeR. HeskethR. J. PalmerJ. Woodall
D. C. ClenshawG. HobbsD. PendreyW. Woodruff
N. ConnaughtonA. HodgsonT. G. PowellDr E. Young