Azed Competition No. 319  Azed Slip  |  ◀  314  |  323  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
319 May 1978PODESTA normal29


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstP. D. GaffeyIs Latin ‘in fair round belly’ one?est in pod a, & lit.; ref. AYLI, ‘Seven Ages’, the justice
SecondC. Allen BakerOne can get a throbbing seat after school from the beak for bad Latinpod + anag.
ThirdF. R. PalmerSchool Latin is a help to one who would try Italianpod2 + est + a; help to = contribute to
VHCT. AndersonThis Latin beak refereed in School match with head absentpod2 + (v)esta
VHCE. J. BurgeSchool match – head called off – important governor abroadpod2 + (v)esta
VHCE. ChalkleyDisheartened writer like Dante could be eating his words before oneodes in p(ar)t + a, & lit.
VHCM. CoatesOne who filled Etrurian jug, perhaps, or Spode standing-bowl?hidden
VHCH. W. EvansOd! Pate’s thin – wig is needed (Brutus type?)anag.; thin = freely mobile, wig = judge
VHCC. E. Faulkner-KingProud he is at law – alternates as a magistratealternate letters
VHCMrs W. FearonA case is, in another country, put before onepod + est + a, & lit.
VHCJ. D. FosterI, a court stipendiary, could perhaps be —— (I try in curia)comp. anag. & lit.
VHCA. L. Freeman‘The justice, in fair round belly’, – with high teas? pod + anag.; ref. AYLI, ‘Seven Ages’
VHCD. V. HarryStop-a de crook? That’s-a my line!anag.
VHCP. F. HendersonMight be a case set out before onepod + anag. + a, & lit.
VHCS. HolgateCase in Rome is one for himpod + est + a, & lit.
VHCR. J. HooperMan with ‘fair round belly’ and seat abroad? pod + anag.; ref. AYLI, ‘Seven Ages’
VHCG. JohnstoneBig cheese (Parmesan?) adepts love gratinganag. incl. 0
VHCF. P. N. LakeRecorder of Florence Desmond in pocket – third in charts!Des in pot + a; ref. comic actor
VHCM. D. LawsDope suspect starts to stand trial before oneanag. + s t + a, & lit.
VHCC. W. LaxtonHe’s Latin, one commonly following a casepod + est + a, & lit.
VHCA. D. LeggeLaw officer covertly posted to Genoa – retiring one got outanag. less one got (rev.)
VHCC. J. LoweLatin beak’s poem set in past imperfectode in anag.
VHCB. ManvellThe justice, with fair round belly – and seat (Shakes.) pod + anag.; ref. AYLI, ‘Seven Ages’
VHCC. G. MillinA case in Rome is brought before onepod + est + a, & lit.
VHCC. P. ReaIn Rome, for example, he tries – adopts changes though English at heartE in anag.; ‘When in Rome…’
VHCD. P. ShenkinOne who’d do justice to yesterday’s Bolognese eats stewed fruit firstpod + anag.
VHCR. C. TeutonCrooked character’s given time in case before magistratees + t in pod a.; es = S, a. = ante
VHCF. T. WaltonCorporation, a corrupt set, must appear before a grave Continental judgepod + anag. + à; i.e. letter a grave
VHCDr E. YoungOne that sums up the case is from Rome?pod + est + a, & lit.

HCs in competition 319 awarded to:

M. J. BalfourMrs J. O. FullerN. KemmerRear Adm W. T. C. Ridley
Mrs K. BissettM. A. FurmanA. LawrieW. Rodgers
Mrs A. R. BradfordJ. M. GerardP. W. W. LeachB. F. Russell
N. ChalmersA. GilroyP. LeatherH. R. Sanders
C. A. ClarkeS. GoldieW. F. MainDr W. I. D. Scott
M. A. CooperJ. J. GoulstoneD. F. ManleyN. R. Sellars
A. E. CrowJ. GraingeH. S. MasonMrs E. J. Shields
A. J. CrowM. GreenwoodR. A. MeganF. B. Stubbs
G. CuthbertG. K. GriggW. L. MironJ. G. Stubbs
A. E. DanherW. L. HawleyJ. D. MooreL. E. Thomas
R. V. DeardenP. HoltbyC. J. MorseD. H. Tompsett
A. L. DennisE. M. HornbyJ. L. MossA. P. Vincent
A. G. FlemingN. N. InglisR. A. MostynRev C. D. Westbrook
Dr I. S. FletcherA. H. JonesD. S. NagleC. E. Williams
R. P. C. FormanC. L. JonesF. E. NewloveD. C. Williamson
Miss O. H. FrazerP. M. KellyR. J. Palmer