Ximenes Competition No. 1115  Ximenes Slip  |  < 1110  |  1119 >  |  Other competitions
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1115 Jun 1970FLESH-POTTERY normal20

 

AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstMrs B. LewisProduct of the Tory’s pelf, snarls the prosy left2 anags. & lit.; snarl2
SecondRev C. D. WestbrookDives enjoyed it while alive: he slept to fry in tormentanag.; Luke 16.19-25
ThirdR. F. PardoeMy devotees could be left with trophesy—so could Ianag. & lit.
VHCC. Allen BakerBody’s a crock—and a tyre’s faulty; it’s one blow-out after anotherflesh pot + anag.
VHCMrs J. M. BatesLa Dolce Vita? Feelthy sport is involvedanag. & lit.
VHCJ. W. BatesLiving-it-upmanship, by redistribution of the Tory’s pelf?anag. & lit.; cf. S. Potter, ‘One-Upmanship’
VHCE. ChalkleyWhat could make the toper’s wretched inside burst?anag. in fly, & lit.; fly = burst
VHCJ. CrowtherOne who takes delight in his cups gets involved in gross ——potter in fleshy, & lit.; in one’s cups = drunk
VHCF. D. GardinerKnowing about protest he spoiled life for the richanag. in fly (adj.)
VHCE. M. HornbyHe slept, forty winks; it often has that effectanag. & lit.; wink = flicker
VHCA. H. JonesJag series specially designed for the L typesanag.; jag2
VHCSir S. KayeThe ropy Left’s mucked up high standard of livinganag.
VHCJ. R. KirbySoft living in style for the extravagantp in anag., & lit.
VHCJ. LangtonTrophesy felt as a possible result of thisanag. & lit.
VHCA. LawrieThis’ll give you fat round belly shape—soak uppot ret (rev.) all in fleshy, & lit.
VHCL. F. LeasonThe pelf story, in a dissipated formanag. & lit.
VHCL. MayPeople throwing orgiesflesh pottery; throwing = forming pottery
VHCD. P. M. MichaelThe soft reply surprisingly associated by Israelites with Egyptanag.; ref. Exodus 16. 3/4
VHCC. J. MorseThe ultimate in luxury, with bodily appetites and dalliance put firstflesh potter2 + (luxur)y, & lit.
VHCM. E. VenthamHaving a ball makes Pelé try shot—a foot over the topf + anag.
 

HCs awarded in competition 1115 to:

Miss M. R. AdcockP. D. GaffeyMrs E. McFeeRev E. G. Riley
R. H. AdeyDr E. GallagherW. L. MironJ. Shaw
W. G. ArnottG. P. GoddardJ. J. MooreMrs E. M. Simmonds
Mrs D. BarkerN. C. GoddardP. H. MorganMrs I. G. Smith
A. H. P. CardewC. T. HattenJ. B. O’KaneBrig R. F. E. Stoney
Mrs M. B. CarterMrs S. HewittMrs E. M. PardoJ. G. Stubbs
Mrs M. P. CraineN. L. HindleyS. L. PatonD. J. Thorpe
N. C. DexterJ. P. H. HirstMiss M. J. PatrickM. J. Tomkinson
Cdr H. H. L. DicksonMrs L. JarmanMrs E. M. PhairC. W. Willink
G. H. Du BoulayN. KemmerR. Postill 
Mrs N. FisherR. E. KimmonsW. M. Reid