Azed Competition No. 568  Azed Slip  |  ◀  564  |  572  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
568 Mar 1983TETHER Printer’s Devilry29


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstJ. P. LesterPlay the second movement and an/on do allegroandante, rondo
SecondMs L. WebbWhy go to Jamaica? Just tot a s/um – it’s cheaper at home 
ThirdC. Allen BakerThe ra/ider takes a fence spoils – chance of clearance, perhaps? 
VHCD. AshcroftTo win a ma/id, dance of rivals is needed 
VHCM. J. BalfourHas pop a r/eal appeal? To this, blunt answer’s ‘No!’ 
VHCW. R. ChalmersWash a s/eal? Reason for that’s lice 
VHCE. A. ClarkeDoctor, could no/ise hurt men at Waterloo? 
VHCB. CorrieExtract from Barber squar/e cast for string bandref. S. Barber’s Adagio for Strings
VHCG. H. EdwardsonShe’s no Wade, but a n/ightdress, for court wear, is all she needs 
VHCJ. F. GrimshawA r/eal lark – or was it? Just William thought soref. ‘To a Skylark’
VHCR. N. HaygarthWillis losing Ashes was not qui/et – urn we wanted!Bob W., England captain
VHCV. G. HendersonLocal celebrity went to village and presented prizes for small fe/e 
VHCJ. P. H. HirstDon’t was/h in Oban, Kit 
VHCR. E. KimmonsIn Manchester they fe/ed devils, in Lincoln it’s the impsref. football teams
VHCJ. C. LeylandWhen editor says ‘S/ubs out’ – cut! 
VHCL. K. MaltbyGreek mothers give thanks, toast a r/eproduction goddessAstarte
VHCR. A. MostynWhat a splendid kedgeree: pla/ice is spiced to perfection 
VHCR. J. PalmerTo seem awas/h in oil endangers me, says thrifty son 
VHCR. Parry-MorrisAs a filmgoer said to manager, ‘Ge/e!’ (and so on)‘E.T.’
VHCD. R. RobinsonNever was/h one when sorting vintage bottles of wine! 
VHCT. E. SandersConsidering the age of my ma is one t/en ’tis exceptionally great 
VHCW. J. M. ScotlandAfter satin galore t/akes in Paris ‘look’ – worn out?lorette = courtesan
VHCM. C. SousterDidn’t anyone see the alien transport plan/e?E.T.
VHCF. B. StubbsI designed lingerie, my for/mal step in sex (cited Eskimo ladies)step-ins
VHCK. ThomasOutside a tent rac/ing enthusiasts hum with Wagnerian excitemententr’acte
VHCD. V. B. UnwinThe ra/ising tide came in, left him stranded 
VHCMrs J. WaldrenOrganist couldn’t play – mo/an! Sacked! Church looking for another one 
VHCA. J. WardropIn work of a r/eal draughtsman ship is easily recognised 
VHCA. C. WilsonSettlers lived on thé à la mode; spi/ed Indiansthe Alamo

HCs in competition 568 awarded to:

C. J. AndersonM. B. FisherDr R. MacGillivrayMrs N. Rowlinson
D. R. AppletonB. FrancoD. F. ManleyH. R. Sanders
T. H. AyreO. H. FrazerS. M. MansellM. D. Sanderson
Mrs G. M. BarkerS. J. FrenchB. ManvellR. R. Say
M. BarleyD. GilesDr B. N. McQuadeA. Scott
F. BastianJ. A. GillD. P. M. MichaelM. C. B. Spens
J. M. BestJ. J. GoulstoneC. G. MillinJ. G. Stubbs
Mrs K. BissettA. K. GregoryJ. J. MooreL. M. Sturges
M. L. BookerP. J. HalseT. J. MooreyJ. B. Sweeting
Mrs A. L. BoormanD. V. HarryJ. G. MorrisC. M. Tatham
R. E. BootMrs R. HerbertC. J. MorseR. C. Teuton
G. H. BoothS. HolgateT. W. MortimerJ. Treleaven
R. BrainW. JacksonH. B. MortonL. C. Tudor
C. BroughamJ. I. JamesJ. J. MurthaM. J. Venning
J. M. BrownMiss E. H. C. JenkinsD. S. NagleM. H. E. Watson
E. J. BurgeG. JohnstoneG. C. NewmanMrs M. P. Webber
E. ChalkleyA. H. JonesJ. OsmondP. J. Wexler
Mrs D. M. ColleyD. T. JonesD. O’ConnorR. J. Whale
A. G. CorriganF. P. N. LakeS. L. PatonP. B. G. Williams
P. DayA. LawrieC. PerryM. G. Wilson
R. DeanM. D. LawsMrs L. E. PimlottA. J. Young
N. C. DexterJ. G. LevackD. Riley 
O. M. EllisG. LevershaJ. M. Robinson