Azed Competition No. 1152  Azed Slip  |  ◀  1147  |  1156  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1152 Jun 1994PARACETAMOL normal24


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstP. F. HendersonExcellent thing for a head, taken in by mouthace tam in parol, & lit.; see Tam o’ Shanter
SecondR. J. HooperWhat suppresses the aches of the chap with a molar decaying?anag. less h, h, & lit.; ache2 = aitch
ThirdC. R. GumbrellWhat might be given orally, one having felt upset inside?ace + mat (rev.) in parol, & lit.
VHCC. J. BroughamOtalgia, even cramp, is weathered given thiscomp. anag. & lit.
VHCD. C. ClenshawDamaged metacarpal? O, for a pain-killer!anag.
VHCN. C. DexterA recipe in a temp., high with a cold, being reduced by a degreea r in anag. less d, & lit.
VHCV. DixonAnodyne newspaper item on Camelot getting licencepara + anag.; ref. National Lottery
VHCP. S. ElliottStandard One split atom before Latin – this may take pressure off Headpar ace + anag. + L
VHCB. GreerWhat gets given orally to contain a cold fellow picked up?a c + mate (rev.) in parol, & lit.
VHCI. F. & L. M. HainesPate a-clamour, fuzzy, lacking universal means of pain reliefanag. less U
VHCJ. C. LeylandI’m for slaking passion and quite fancy Cleopatra – Mark Aanag. incl. m
VHCD. J. MackayWhat’ll help you to eat with molar cap tingling?anag. & lit.
VHCMrs J. MackieThis will do to placate molar, but for a short time – nothing longanag. less t 0 l, & lit.
VHCL. K. MaltbyDrug – normal one given me, a clot needing to be dispersedpar a + anag.
VHCA. MannAgonizing metacarpal – O! This soothesanag.
VHCK. McDermidDrug used to soothe a hangover or calm a pate when raging!anag.
VHCP. J. McWeenyFractured a metacarpal. O for a pain reliever!o for a in anag.
VHCC. G. MillinStrenuous activity, including e.g. a marathon, needs a doctor with liberal analgesica race in PT + a MO L
VHCC. J. MorseWith a bit of pain take one – and another one in mortal sufferingp a + ace in anag.
VHCR. S. MorseEndless binge – morning after – alcoholic ending – one should be swallowedace in part(y) + am + -ol, & lit.
VHCW. NesbittSuffering cramp a lot, dear – no doctor? Take this!anag. less Dr
VHCR. C. TeutonMolar apt to throb? Then swallow oneace in anag. & lit.
VHCD. H. TompsettA la C. Patmore (re-edited): ‘Whence is the poignancy peaceful…’?anag.; ref. Coventry P., ‘St Valentine’s Day’
VHCDr E. YoungIt helps you to eat with molar cap looseanag. & lit.

HCs in competition 1152 awarded to:

D. AshcroftA. M. DicksonF. P. N. LakeD. R. Robinson
M. BarleyM. EarleC. LeesW. J. M. Scotland
P. M. BartonC. M. EdmundsR. C. MallinsonD. P. Shenkin
E. A. BeaulahR. A. EnglandD. F. ManleyN. G. Shippobotham
Mrs K. BissettE. G. FletcherP. W. MarlowP. L. Stone
Mrs A. R. BradfordDr I. S. FletcherH. W. MassinghamJ. B. Sweeting
Rev Canon C. M. BrounN. C. GoddardDr E. J. MillerA. P. Vincent
J. M. BrownE. GomersallT. J. MooreyMrs M. P. Webber
E. J. BurgeG. I. L. GraftonR. A. MostynR. A. Wells
C. J. & M. P. ButlerR. R. GreenfieldC. J. NapierP. B. G. Williams
Mrs M. J. CansfieldA. W. HillF. R. PalmerD. Williamson
M. O. CockramT. M. HoggartJ. PearceR. Zara
R. DeanW. JacksonD. Price Jones 
R. V. DeardenMrs D. B. JenkinsonH. L. Rhodes