Azed Competition No. 327  Azed Slip  |  < 323  |  332 >  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
327 Jul 1978HEMLOCK normal27


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstE. M. HolroydNo sensation above knee now – what has tumbler in it?hem lock & lit.
SecondA. J. WardropThis in water is disastrous near the milk-cowcomp. anag. & lit., water h.
ThirdT. E. SandersIt’s bound to put a stop to movement in a number of sensesbound = boundary, lock; numb-er
VHCR. H. AdeyIt can make you choke, imbibing a very small doseml in anag. & lit.
VHCE. S. AinleyMarge with jam on: a deadly diethem, lock
VHCC. Allen BakerMakes a man become stiff, a measure having been swallowedm(= em) in he, lock, & lit.
VHCD. R. AppletonChoke badly swallowing a little liquid – this one?ml in anag. & lit.
VHCP. R. BestWould Keats’ Melancholy be as neatly composed without this irregular numbercomp. anag.
VHCA. J. BulmanTough guy slipping one Judo hold could give you lethal niphe-m(an), lock
VHCMiss L. C. EveleighFringe toupee found in carroty familyhem, lock
VHCDr I. S. FletcherIs it the end of one with small drop in pope, ml in hock & lit.
VHCI. F. HainesIt can bring about the end of life, with just a drop taken in winee, ml in hock, & lit.
VHCG. HobbsSuicide’s end – with small dose put in winee, ml in hock & lit.
VHCS. HolgateA knockout drop after clear throat holdlock after hem2
VHCMrs M. HumpageH. M. Cole, (King), merry, has potentially last drinkanag. incl. K
VHCR. E. KimmonsReinforcement for chastity belt? It’s a killer!hem lock
VHCD. MartinThis might be OK for border security but is disastrous for internal affairs2 meanings
VHCD. P. M. MichaelBane of Socrates’ life – having to shut up, after he married?he, m, lock; ref. Xanthippe
VHCC. G. MillinWitches’ potion makes you choke horribly, swallowing a small quantityml in anag.
VHCR. A. MostynThe beginning of the end – small quantity in drink!e, ml in hock & lit.
VHCMrs E. M. PhairLethal drink this Rhine wine – left me churned up insideanag. incl. L in hock
VHCRear Adm W. T. C. RidleyHalve lemons and squeeze into pop – a breath-taking drink!anag. lem(ons) in hock
VHCW. RodgersBorder engagement results in fatal shothem, lock; shot = drink
VHCH. R. SandersBehead them! – Leaders of law and order campaign knock humane means of execution(t)hem + initial letters
VHCD. P. ShenkinAttic had this terrible draught – get mechanics to close door behind themhem3, lock
VHCBrig R. F. E. StoneyA spruce, virile chap wanting one to embrace closelyhe-m(an), lock
VHCR. J. WhaleIt’ll make you choke terribly after swallowing a small measureml in anag. & lit.

HCs awarded in competition 327 to:

C. AdieA. L. DennisA. H. JonesG. S. Prentice
D. A. ArnottC. M. DraperG. JonesJ. T. Price
Dr J. M. BennettD. M. DuckworthF. P. N. LakeN. Roles
Mrs K. BissettB. FrancoA. LawrieW. J. M. Scotland
A. G. BogieN. C. GoddardM. D. LawsMrs E. J. Shields
Mrs A. R. BradfordS. GoldieMrs M. LazaridesW. K. M. Slimmings
J. M. BrownJ. J. GoulstoneJ. P. LesterM. D. Speigel
M. A. CooperB. GreerC. LovingA. A. Vinson
Mrs M. P. CraineDr J. F. GrimshawD. F. ManleyMrs M. P. Webber
R. G. CroslandDr R. A. HardmanH. S. MasonT. Wightman
A. J. CrowA. H. HarkerC. J. MorseC. E. Williams
G. CuthbertP. F. HendersonF. R. PalmerDr R. L. Wynne
J. V. S. A. DaviesE. M. HornbyR. J. Palmer