Azed Competition No. 930  Azed Slip  |  ◀  926  |  934  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
930 Mar 1990SABULOSE normal23


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstH. W. MassinghamGravelly rendering of a blues with Satchmo pouring his heart outanag. incl. S(atchm)o; ref. Louis Armstrong
SecondDr I. S. FletcherResort suitable when it is so?anag. with so for it, & lit.
ThirdR. F. NaishCarpenter was so blue, discounting suggestion of walrus such was the beachanag. less w; carpenter vb.
VHCM. J. BalfourAs boules ground?anag. & lit.
VHCE. A. BeaulahBoule’s agitated after it gets word concerning PylosSA + anag.; ref. Athenian Council, Homeric epithet for P.
VHCC. J. BroughamSandy’s sad … spent penny leaving nothing in purse!sa(d) + 0 in bulse
VHCE. J. Burge‘It’s so blue, with waves …’ (Contrived description of seaside feature?)SA + anag.
VHCN. C. DexterGritty youngster in control of jumbo starts to land on single engineSabu + l o s e; ref. S. the Elephant Boy
VHCC. M. EdmundsGritty South African black gets universal following once freeSA + B + U + lose2; ref. N. Mandela
VHCJ. GrimesGritty SAS blow up enemies? It wipes men outcomp. anag.
VHCV. G. HendersonAs sign of times, perhaps, South African black unity’s dawning – Nelson, unbounded, free!SA + B + u + anag. less N, n; sands of time
VHCG. JohnstoneAs boules ground?anag. & lit.
VHCD. F. ManleyGround base for foolish soul’s housing? It’s revealed to be suchanag. in anag., & lit.; ref. Matt. 7:26-27
VHCJ. R. C. MichieSuch grains I’d mixed – in promoting subsoil’s drainagecomp. anag.
VHCC. G. MillinWhat oases may become, with endless expanse encroachingbul(k) in anag., & lit.
VHCT. J. MooreyBrothers finally getting censure all round look like fakess + lo in abuse; ref. Fayed bros.; fakes = sandy shale
VHCR. S. MorseSuch as boules pitchesanag. & lit.
VHCR. A. MostynIt’s what a beach should be – let’s play boules on itSA + anag.
VHCF. R. PalmerLike many of our beaches – sea so polluted with endless rubbish dumped in itbul(l) in anag.
VHCD. R. RobinsonLike gran, moving about less with passing of timeanag. less t; gran = granulated sugar
VHCD. H. TompsettSuitable for petanque and as boules pitchanag.
VHCDr I. TorbeGritty, out of form, Seb labours, losing literally his last runanag. less b r; ref. S. Coe
VHCDr E. YoungAs boules pitch?anag. & lit.

HCs in competition 930 awarded to:

M. BarleyF. D. GardinerP. W. MarlowM. C. Souster
R. C. BellN. C. GoddardH. S. MasonD. M. Stanford
Dr P. M. J. BennettH. J. GodwinRev M. R. MetcalfD. J. Starck
A. BrashS. GoldieC. J. MorseMs M. Stokes
J. M. BrownM. GoodyearA. NashJ. G. Stubbs
B. BurtonR. R. GreenfieldT. OrmanroydD. Sullivan
C. J. & M. P. ButlerJ. F. GrimshawR. O’DonoghueR. I. Sutherland
T. ClementP. F. HendersonMrs M. A. ProfferJ. B. Sweeting
K. W. CrawfordMrs S. HewittD. RileyJ. Tebbutt
D. B. CrossMrs D. B. JenkinsonT. RussellG. A. Tomlinson
G. CuthbertC. L. JonesH. R. SandersMs J. Ward
D. J. Dare-PlumptonM. KissenJ. M. SandersA. J. Wardrop
E. DawidA. LawrieL. G. D. SandersMrs M. P. Webber
R. DeanJ. P. LesterT. E. SandersR. J. Whale
R. P. DowlingJ. D. LockettA. J. ShieldsD. Williamson
D. M. DuckworthR. K. LumsdonW. K. M. Slimmings 
H. EverettB. MacReamoinnM. Small