Azed Competition No. 1178  Azed Slip  |  ◀  1174  |  1180  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1178 Dec 1994BOOTLEG normal23


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstM. BarleyA bottle of gin would not normally be this, if an item from Thresherscomp. anag. incl. T, & lit.; ref. off-licence chain
SecondC. R. GumbrellCooper perhaps equal to Clay with good boxing until up-endedto (rev.) in bole g; cooper2
ThirdG. H. WillettDescriptive of what’s black and bucks up smuggling rings?OO in b + gelt (rev.), & lit.
VHCM. J. BalfourRun in the sack-raceboot leg
VHCMrs F. A. BlanchardIs casing for calf in luggage compartment legal? (Legal? Far from it!)boot + leg.
VHCE. J. BurgeFlog Dogbolter after case is carried for prohibition?anag. less D, r, & lit.; D., real ale
VHCC. A. ClarkeForged logo? – bet it’s ——anag. & lit.
VHCD. C. ClenshawSmuggle barrels for example, hiding a variety of lootanag. in b e.g.
VHCN. C. DexterIllicit goblet o’ rum?anag.
VHCV. DixonSupply loot, in barrels sayanag. in b e.g., & lit.
VHCM. EarleBlack gold to be diverted, avoiding the centre of Windsoranag. less d; ref. drilling for oil near Windsor Castle
VHCS. GoldieKick on – this must be straight to goosestep … bent to pussyfootboot leg, 2 defs.
VHCR. HaddockPirate? Heartless Bluto goes endlessly on the rampageanag. less u, s; ref. Popeye’s adversary
VHCP. F. HendersonNumber taken from broadcast of Elton John’s going round – in such a form?anag. less n in bog, & lit.
VHCJ. C. LeylandGet blotto? Not in dry state, brewing illegalanag. less TT
VHCC. J. LoweRun incontinent to bog? Leak? – not half!anag. incl. le(ak)
VHCD. F. ManleyMoonshine hidden in grot that port overlooks?Bootle + g(rot), & lit.
VHCT. J. Moorey—— wallop got bloke with King’s Head nicked?anag. less K
VHCC. J. MorseWhat traffickers do is profit by limited legal protection for calvesboot leg.; ref. concern over transport of live animals
VHCR. J. PalmerWhat Capone did making profit within the law? Not himboot + leg(Al)
VHCDr T. G. PowellSupply bottle with nowt for t’ Government!0 for t in bottle + G, & lit.
VHCD. R. RobinsonMoonshine lit globe tonight, there being no obscurityanag. less night
VHCDr G. A. StylesRun in sack race?boot leg

HCs in competition 1178 awarded to:

D. AppletonD. J. Dare-PlumptonMrs D. B. JenkinsonR. Phillips
F. D. H. AtkinsonR. DeanJ. KearneyD. Price Jones
M. J. BathP. EganR. E. KimmonsH. L. Rhodes
R. C. BellP. S. ElliottP. J. KnightJ. H. Russell
Dr P. M. J. BennettR. A. EnglandA. LoganW. K. M. Slimmings
J. R. BeresfordP. D. GaffeyP. LongDr N. Smith
M. M. BishopN. C. GoddardR. K. LumsdonP. L. Stone
H. J. BradburyC. P. GrantMrs W. A. MarlarJ. B. Sweeting
C. J. BroughamR. G. GrayH. W. MassinghamK. Thomas
Rev Canon C. M. BrounD. GregoryM. McMahonR. W. Thompson
Dr J. BurscoughA. HallJ. R. C. MichieJ. R. Tozer
B. BurtonS. HempsallD. S. MillerA. P. Vincent
J. ButcherR. HeskethDr E. J. MillerA. J. Wardrop
B. S. ClarkM. J. HickmanW. L. MironM. J. E. Wareham
Capt D. A. CraddockR. JacksC. J. NapierI. J. Wilcock
E. CrossW. JacksonJ. PearceP. B. G. Williams
G. CuthbertT. JacobsD. J. PenfordW. Woodruff