Azed Competition No. 558  Azed Slip  |  ◀  556  |  559  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
558 Xmas 1982MINCEMEAT (with one extra R) Extra Letter28


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstE. R. RiddleWhat one must do to give mater a Christmas treatmate; i.e. mince meat
SecondA. LawrieWhat’s made rout of English team after batting seen in most of their side!out; in in MC(C) + anag. incl. E, & lit.
ThirdMrs E. J. ShieldsI’m what may rend Xmas dinner: crackers can emit meend; anag.
VHCC. Allen BakerSlapstick sport from pantomimes, etc. – tossing a load of piesspot; anag. less anag.
VHCM. BarleyYou’d find me nicer in a pie, with frost aboutnice ; anag. in mat2
VHCR. T. BaxterHow to get mater to provide some Xmas faremate; i.e. mince meat
VHCC. J. & M. P. ButlerSweert to eat at Christmas? Prepare emetic, man!sweet; anag.
VHCC. A. ClarkeHeard of marvellous, fantastic E.T.? Cinema’s filling for the seasonhead; anag. incl. m
VHCN. C. DexterFind me incorporated inside mater’s pie for Xmas faremate’s ; Inc. in me + anag., & lit.; pie2
VHCR. A. EnglandI may be used to force, but do as I say and I may become tamertame; i.e. mince meat; forcemeat
VHCG. GarganA cement, I’m wrong stuff for pierspies; anag.
VHCP. F. HendersonSpicy seasonal preparation – a dash of Cointreau in me and mater will be tipsymate; anag. incl. C
VHCV. G. HendersonEnact mime crudely – there may well be no harm in it but it’s certainly fruityham; anag.
VHCR. J. HooperContent of Christmas crates? Mm, nice fruity tastecates; anag. + eat; fruity = crazy
VHCJ. S. JohnsonConserve face we hear, rafter getting chopafter; mince + ‘meet’
VHCN. KesselPater, at Andrew’s, might make this of rabbit; mater’s, at Stephen’s, has fruit in and spicePate; 2 mngs.; ref. Jerry P., golfer, St A.’s course, St S.’s Day; rabbit = poor player
VHCD. F. ManleyHeard of monster E.T. (cinema hit); Isn’t it sweet now!head; m + anag.
VHCH. W. MassinghamAt heart of Christmas-tide you’ll find me in seasonal crate, blendedcate; m + anag. incl. me in, & lit.
VHCG. McStravickChop mint with mace and last of clover for tasty fillingclove; anag. incl. e
VHCC. G. MillinWhat could make me nicer in the middle of Xmas time – filling with brandy perhapsnice; anag. in (X)ma(s) + t
VHCA. F. MylwardI am nicer, met chopped in a pie!nice; anag. & lit.
VHCB. A. PikeYou’ll find me nicer in pie with frost outsidenice; anag. in mat, & lit.; pie2
VHCD. Price JonesGet Christmas frilling – chop-chop!filling; mince meat
VHCW. J. M. ScotlandMust mimer enact farcemime; anag.; must4 = frenzied
VHCG. P. StroulgerNicer mixed filling thousands tuck intonice; anag. in M eat, & lit.
VHCF. B. StubbsThe vitals of many piers seem to be affected by a sort of grubpies; mince meat
VHCR. WeatherburnTart’s content now – met Mr. Caine informallyM.; anag.; i.e. Michael C., film star
VHCR. J. WhalePier’s filling – awfully nice in mid-summer, the ’ottest timepie’s; anag. in mm + ’eat

HCs in competition 558 awarded to:

R. H. AdeyMs L. FellJ. G. LevackD. R. Robinson
Mrs J. A. AnsteadDr I. S. FletcherG. LevershaH. R. Sanders
Dr J. K. AronsonH. FreemanJ. F. LeveyL. G. D. Sanders
Mrs B. AzeM. FreemanJ. C. LeylandT. E. Sanders
A. J. BissetS. GoldieH. R. LockhartDr A. H. Seville
Mrs K. BissettE. GomersallW. F. MainA. J. Shields
Mrs A. BoormanJ. J. GoulstoneL. R. MansellW. K. M. Slimmings
Mrs A. BoyesJ. E. GreenS. M. MansellB. D. Smith
Rev C. M. BrounR. R. GreenfieldT. J. MooreyT. A. J. Spencer
J. BunnellR. M. GreenhalghM. MoranD. M. Stanford
E. J. BurgeJ. F. GrimshawC. J. MorseF. Stevens
D. A. H. ByattA. HallT. W. MortimerR. N. G. Stone
E. ChalkleyD. HibbertR. A. MostynP. D. Stonier
D. ClarkJ. A. HoldenI. MunroC. M. Tatham
M. CoatesE. M. HornbyR. F. NaishP. W. Thompson
P. F. ColtmanB. C. JamesF. E. NewloveM. A. Vernon
Mrs M. P. CraineM. JellisJ. OsmondMrs M. P. Webber
Mrs J. M. CritchleyG. JohnstoneJ. P. O’NeillP. J. Wexler
D. A. CrosslandR. JonesN. O’NeillG. H. Willett
A. J. CrowN. KemmerF. R. PalmerD. B. Williams
R. DeanF. P. N. LakeR. Parry-MorrisB. A. Wright
P. S. ElliottM. D. LawsW. H. PegramMrs N. F. Young
H. R. FeatherJ. H. C. LeachA. J. RedstoneR. F. Zobel