Ximenes Competition No. 1167  Ximenes Slip  |  ◀  1162  |  1195  ▶  |  Other competitions
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1167 Jun 1971REBATO Printer’s Devilry19


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstD. H. TompsettThe Lord had a tho/ught: Ask for MosesHoreb; Deut. 4:10
SecondN. C. DexterYou want us to beat quadruplets? Well, we’re qui/ns 
ThirdCol P. S. BainesWhat followed the earthquake on? Ho/rrid phenomenonHoreb; 1 Kings 19:8
VHCE. S. AinleyPlayer’s brilliance was inspired by the seve/n wood used for the long ninthSir Henry Wood, Beethoven’s Ninth
VHCC. Allen BakerBerlin? Oh, well—I won Mo/ns, said German 
VHCCol R. L. BellTo me, from ho/ps, ale’s made naturallyHoreb; Deut. 4:10
VHCT. E. BellExplosive political situation made Pakistanis su/ffer—should be re-fused1971 Test series in England threatened by conflict in East Pakistan
VHCE. ChalkleyIn sorry display again, stump, i/f Boycott is thrown down 
VHCR. N. ChignellIn England there has been no su/n: soft pitches since May 
VHCP. D. GaffeyHe/ns provide an effective deterrent—toy eggsyeggs
VHCJ. P. H. HirstJoifre was in command initially but Foch earned Mo/nsWW1
VHCJ. C. LeylandWhere lived the p/urist Afrit? fan asks at WellsPrebendary A. F. Ritchie
VHCJ. L. MackieReceived in summit meeting a tho/ught able to guide IsraelHoreb; Deut. 4:10
VHCD. F. ManleyPresumably the fire made ho/rrid place for ElijahHoreb; 1 Kings 19:8
VHCMrs E. McFeeWasn’t taking holy orders given a tho/ught? Ask, for MosesHoreb; Deut. 4:10
VHCR. PostillThere I shove aground. I wouldn’t, Da/n, if snow were threateningJohn Snow, Sussex and England fast bowler
VHCBrig R. F. E. StoneyTrackmen must work to relay lines whe/n switches are made 
VHCJ. C. P. TaylorWater came from ho/nest rokeHoreb; Ex. 17:6
VHCM. H. E. WatsonExercise?—Ca/n-can? Get fumbled in exchanges 

HCs in competition 1167 awarded to:

Miss V. K. AbrahamsDr M. GerardR. E. KimmonsF. B. Stubbs
R. S. CaffynC. C. M. GiffinT. W. MelluishRev L. M. Styler
Mrs M. P. CraineK. W. GillD. P. M. MichaelJ. B. Sweeting
A. J. CrowW. E. GreenC. G. MillinJ. Walton
J. CrowtherP. HartillG. J. MortimerMrs P. Webber
Cdr H. H. L. DicksonE. M. HornbyA. PrainJ. Webster
W. P. M. FieldW. IslipG. J. S. Ross 
L. G. FlukeT. M. JenkinsN. E. Sharp