Azed Competition No. 635  Azed Slip  |  < 631  |  640 >  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
635 Jul 1984ROSEMARY normal20

 

AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstF. R. PalmerAn ideal companion for lamb?rose Mary, & lit.; ref. nursery rhyme
SecondJ. F. N. WedgeNonpareil companion for Lamb?rose Mary, & lit.; ref. nursery rhyme
ThirdH. S. MasonKind of red Queen, once, to produce seasoning for cookrose Mary; ref. Alice in Wonderland Ch. VIII
VHCC. J. BroughamSorry Ma bedevilled (touch of exorcism needed)e in anag. & lit.; ref. film ‘Rosemary’s Baby’
VHCC. J. FeetenbyWhat could get you wed, heart lost, after Eros struckanag. + ma (r)ry, & lit.; ref. Brewer
VHCN. C. GoddardPrayers around the middle of November may be for Remembranceem in rosary; ref. R. Sunday
VHCJ. F. GrimshawEncumber this flourishing. That could put paid to your remembrances!comp. anag. & lit.
VHCR. J. HooperYou’ll find ——’s offered with rue ‘with a difference’ in sorry measurecomp. anag. & lit.; ref. Hamlet IV, v
VHCB. C. JamesWhat gives dish aroma? Recipe in wine canr in rosé may
VHCMrs N. JarmanSomething to sprinkle with – companion to a little tender lambrose Mary, & lit.; ref. nursery rhyme
VHCF. P. N. LakeSimply got up, lamb’s tender – and tastier with it?rose, Mary; ref. nursery rhyme
VHCA. LawrieMe leaves are memory’s in playanag. less me & lit.
VHCC. J. MorseI’m noted for remembering – so rare my lapsesanag.
VHCR. J. PalmerMother involved in devilish sorcery, yielding child initiallyma in anag. less c, & lit.
VHCA. J. RedstoneThis herb’s an ideal one with lambrose, Mary; ref. nursery-rhyme
VHCE. R. RiddleMother is sitting in the garden that brings back memoriesma in rosery
VHCD. RileyTrains memory? It might be confused with mintcomp. anag. & lit.
VHCW. J. M. ScotlandOne out for love in spring its balmy leaves may stir madly?O for i in rise + anag. less its anag., & lit.
VHCD. M. StanfordStern first old ship is put into stockRose, Mary, ref. Mary Rose
VHCF. B. StubbsThis, adding a bit of taste, could transform my roastercomp. anag. incl. t & lit.
 

HCs awarded in competition 635 to:

K. AaronovichDr I. S. FletcherM. KissenT. J. Moorey
R. AbreyM. FreemanP. W. W. LeachF. E. Newlove
S. ArmstrongF. D. GardinerJ. P. LesterB. Roe
F. D. H. AtkinsonJ. GillC. J. LoweH. R. Sanders
Mrs K. BissettS. GoldieD. F. ManleyT. E. Sanders
E. J. BurgeMrs L. A. GravesS. M. MansellD. P. Shenkin
C. A. ClarkeP. F. HendersonH. W. MassinghamR. C. Teuton
Mrs D. ColleyMrs J. HigginsL. MayK. Thomas
Mrs J. M. CritchleyW. JacksonH. J. McClarronH. Tillier
R. V. DeardenMrs D. B. JenkinsonG. McStravickM. G. Wilson
N. C. DexterA. H. JonesC. G. Millin