Azed Competition No. 1329  Azed Slip  |  ◀  1325  |  1334  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1329 Nov 1997PITHOS normal22


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstC. J. MorseGreek character, liberal host – this could be his potpi + anag., anag., & lit.
SecondV. SethMarrow-bone: hard outside, it stores nutrition withinpith os
ThirdJ. PearceFirst appearing in Hellas, pot to store oil in, possibly?anag. of first letters, & lit.
VHCM. BarleyJar served up by mine host – provided it’s not time!pit hos(t)
VHCMrs F. A. BlanchardPossibly this holds reserve in store shipanag. less res., & lit.
VHCC. J. & M. P. ButlerMarrow bone in stock pot Rhodes featured?pith os; ref. Gary R., TV chef
VHCD. A. CampbellPious leader of Trojans, with exultant cries, gives big jar to Greekspi T hos; ref. ‘pius Aeneas’ (Virgil)
VHCR. M. S. CorkJar to hips caused damage: may need this op to replacedouble anag.
VHCR. DeanItaly sadly lacking in hospitality; jar inevitable after changing halveshalves in hospitality less anag. interchanged
VHCA. J. DornOne among pots Hellenes primarily fashionedI in anag. incl. H, & lit.
VHCDr J. FosterMine host hasn’t the time or the place to store Greek winepit hos(t)
VHCM. D. LawsSupply olpe’s regular contents with this?anag. of o, p this, & lit.
VHCD. F. ManleyHouse ending in chaos under rising junk heap? Attic repository may be the answertip (rev.) + ho. s
VHCT. J. MooreyOld crock starts slipping, both hips needing replacementanag. of (b)oth (h)ips
VHCR. J. PalmerOenophilists’ supply could be in sole ——comp. anag. & lit.
VHCD. R. PughUnusually, shop stocks Italian vermouth in Greek jarIt in anag.
VHCN. G. ShippobothamJar shop: that stocks the very thingit in anag., & lit.
VHCJ. B. SweetingGreek jar containing drops of poisonous infusion – taste hemlock – obiit Socrates!first letters
VHCC. W. ThomasGreek container? ‘Horse’ is found under it in Chambersit + H in pos; ref. Trojan Horse
VHCA. P. VickJoin mine host (forget closing time!) for ajarpit hos(t)
VHCA. P. VincentExample of potter’s art – making his top breakanag.; ref. snooker
VHCMs B. WidgerSip hot liquid in jaranag.

HCs in competition 1329 awarded to:

F. D. H. AtkinsonJ. GrimesDr E. J. MillerK. Thomas
J. R. BeresfordC. R. GumbrellC. G. MillinA. J. Wardrop
E. S. ClarkG. JohnstoneJ. MortlemanMrs M. P. Webber
C. A. ClarkeI. H. JonesF. R. PalmerR. J. Whale
V. DixonF. P. N. LakeS. L. PatonV. J. White
L. K. EdkinsJ. C. LeylandG. PerryG. H. Willett
Ms K. ffiskeJ. D. LockettD. R. RobinsonM. A. L. Willey
S. J. FieldR. K. LumsdonM. SandersonMrs J. Zavaroni
A. G. FlemingMrs J. MackieMs M. Stokes 
P. D. GaffeyW. F. MainP. Stone