Azed Competition No. 1814  Azed Slip  |  ◀  1810  |  1818  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1814 Mar 2007HIPSTER normal24


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstR. J. HealdChap, beatnik sort, mixing with odd characters having dropped out?anag. of alternate letters, & lit.
SecondN. G. ShippobothamTrimmed pet’s hair, wanting a cool catanag. less a
ThirdJ. C. LeylandCat for the ‘snip’ will knock up no —— female!comp. anag. incl. f
VHCD. & N. AsplandCat hour: time spent by one having a nap?h + (t)ipster; ref. catnap, nap3
VHCM. BarleyMember of a generation now gone, this person espouses unconventionalityanag. less son, & lit.
VHCM. Cooper60’s dropout leading rest astray with jointhip + anag.
VHCE. CrossMonk, among others, sent me ‘Henry and Turbulent Priest’h + anag.; ref. Thelonious M., jazz pianist
VHCN. C. DexterFan of Billie Holiday – still excited with her power, though the 50s are goneanag. less LL, incl. P; ref. B.H., jazz singer
VHCV. DixonBrahms and Liszt, this person? Not a disciple!anag. less son, & lit.; ref. rhyming slang
VHCA. G. FlemingWith it, I embody the spirit that’s unconventionalcomp. anag. & lit.
VHCDr I. S. FletcherFormer bohemian No.1 in pop hits put out by Queenanag. incl. p + ER; ref. ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’
VHCR. HeskethThis rep worked as someone ‘On The Road’anag.; ref. Kerouac novel
VHCR. J. HooperI’ll investigate hot new culture I’d taken from heated Petri dishanag. less I’d
VHCB. MacReamoinnWhat could be seen swinging in jungle? A glimpse of Tarzan (written by E. R. Burroughs)hips + T + E(dgar) R(ice); ref. William B.
VHCD. F. ManleyCat’s ordained to perish with eighth of remissions goneanag. less o; ref. cat’s nine lives
VHCP. W. MarlowOriginator of Tarzan I perhaps misjudged dismissing apparently Burroughs?anag. of TI perh(ap)s; ref. E. R. and William B.
VHCR. S. MorseI love jazz – harpist’s tone gets me not as excitedcomp. anag.
VHCW. MurphyFree spirit he, exuding independenceanag. less I, & lit.
VHCJ. PearceCat starts to retch – then indisposed pussy spits enormous hair-ball outanag. of first letters
VHCMs S. Wallace—— on dope (bit of weed) could be one who’s tripped outcomp. anag. incl. w, & lit.
VHCL. WardChap’s trite playing might ‘get’ this cat?comp. anag. & lit.
VHCR. J. WhaleSuch as becomes pert-ish bum?anag. & lit.
VHCD. C. WilliamsonHarry Roy and me? That could be prehistorycomp. anag. & lit.; ref. former jazz bandleader
VHCDr E. YoungMy generation is from Berry’s time, before Queenhip’s t + ER, & lit.; ref. Chuck B.

HCs in competition 1814 awarded to:

G. AldermanW. DreverRev M. MetcalfD. R. Robinson
D. AppletonJ. GrimesJ. R. C. MichieS. Saunders
D. ArthurJ. F. GrimshawC. G. MillinJ. R. Tozer
M. BarkerD. V. HarryC. J. MorseMs C. van Starkenburg
Rev Canon C. M. BrounP. HeffernanC. OgilvieA. Varney
E. J. BurgeM. HodgkinF. R. PalmerMrs C. Velarde
D. A. CampbellA. HodgsonD. ParfittA. J. Wardrop
Mrs M. J. CansfieldMrs S. D. JohnsonM. L. PerkinsDr M. C. Whelan
P. CargillG. JohnstoneA. PlumbA. Whittaker
C. A. ClarkeMs R. MacGillivrayMs F. PlumbA. J. Young
D. C. ClenshawMs A. McConnellD. Price Jones 
K. W. CrawfordI. D. McDonaldMrs L. J. Roberts