Azed Competition No. 1979  Azed Slip  |  ◀  1975  |  1984  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1979 May 2010FAR-OUT normal24


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstP. W. MarlowTerm for modern expressed by a nut for jazzing?anag. less n, & lit.
SecondR. J. HealdAmazing safari: taking such, you’ll see exotic species of monkeyi.e. safari with far out = sai
ThirdC. J. MorseUnsociable, not revolutionary, and trad, not rad – I mean rad, not tradfarou(Che) + t(rad)
VHCD. & N. AsplandAvant-garde panned as ‘art fou’anag.
VHCM. BarleyOf art done with element of unconventionality?anag. incl. u, & lit.
VHCMs S. CurranWonderful service returned – not in courtRAF (rev.) + out
VHCN. C. DexterAfter start of Feb. a change for our temperature: rather more than just ‘cool’!F + a + anag. + t
VHCT. J. DonnellyGrotesquely fat roué getting his end away? Weird!anag. less e
VHCG. I. L. GraftonWeird leader of Daleks is leaving Tardis, with UFO destroyedanag. less D is; ref. ‘Dr Who’
VHCJ. GrimesFab Four at work beginning to formulate a Magical Touranag., f + a + anag.
VHCR. HeskethAce service returned? ImpossibleRAF (rev.) + out
VHCJ. HoodWonderful for hippy to waste time downing tabfar(t ab)out
VHCMrs S. D. JohnsonRum stout takes our fancyanag. in fat
VHCJ. C. LeylandWho offers correspondence course in fine art? Taking this could make father the intellectual!OU in f art, father with far out = the
VHCW. F. MainSatisfying drop of Scotch taken with grubfa’ + rout
VHCD. F. ManleyFollowing a way expressing eccentricity?f a rout(e), & lit.
VHCT. J. MooreyMostly true of a freakanag. less e, & lit.
VHCF. R. PalmerAvant garde (of initially unconventional Art Nouveau)?anag. incl. u, & lit.
VHCA. PlumbFrequently securing first in AZED – completely satisfyingA in fr. + out
VHCP. L. StoneWizard! Harry at fourteen taking pains to be champion!anag. less teen; ref. H. Potter, crowned Triwizard Champion
VHCJ. R. TozerStéphane and Django’s crazy talent overlapped in jazz stylefou overlapping art; ref. S. Grappelli, D. Reinhardt
VHCL. WardAvant-garde work of art you finally comprehendedu in anag.
VHCA. J. WardropIntellectual newspaper contains leaders in Arabic, or in FrenchAr ou in FT
VHCA. WhittakerDizzy or Fats on Blue Note – such noble tonescomp. anag. & lit.; ref. D. Gillespie, F. Navarro, jazz trumpeters, and record label

HCs in competition 1979 awarded to:

R. D. AndersonP. ColesG. JohnstoneD. P. Shenkin
D. AppletonE. CrossJ. R. H. JonesI. Simpson
D. K. ArnottT. CrowtherE. C. LanceR. C. Teuton
M. J. BarkerV. DixonJ. H. C. LeachD. H. Tompsett
J. & J. BarnesW. DreverM. A. Macdonald-CooperL. D. Urquhart
J. BigginA. S. EverestP. McKennaDr A. J. Varney
J. G. BoothR. GilbertD. S. MillerR. J. Whale
T. C. BorlandN. C. GoddardC. G. MillinP. O. G. White
C. J. BroughamA. & R. HadenM. O’HaganG. H. Willett
D. A. CampbellA. H. HarkerD. Price JonesD. C. Williamson
Mrs M. J. CansfieldP. F. HendersonW. RansomeDr E. Young
B. CheesmanR. J. HooperMrs L. J. Roberts 
C. A. ClarkeMs M. IrvineB. Roe 
M. CoatesMrs S. G. JohnsonL. Shannon