Ximenes Competition No. 300  Ximenes Slip  |  < 297  |  302 >  |  Other competitions
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
300 Sep 1954COCCO normal12

 

AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstMrs E. M. SimmondsAn assortment of 300! Love-a-duck! Dished up on Sunday and, maybe, dispatched by Friday!anag. of CCC 0 0; Sunday Island, Man Friday; ref. puzzle; 16 breedest, 23 cocco, 30 pucer, 33 stots
SecondR. Stephenson300? There’s nothing in that: when you add another nought you’ll really be taking root0 in CCC + 0; ref. puzzle; same, except 30 puces
ThirdE. S. AinleyFare at Christmas or Easter—two codsheads: I’m mildly surprised about thatc,c in coo!; C. and E. Islands; same, 30 pacer
HCH. G. L. Cooperclue not given; same as prizewinner, 30 puces
HCH. J. Hendersonclue not given; same as prizewinner, 30 puces
HCJ. Macintyreclue not given; same as prizewinner
HCJ. A. Maxtone Grahamclue not given; same as prizewinner, 30 pucer
HCA. R. McInroyclue not given; 16 breeders, 23 cocco, 30 pucer, 33 Stoss (German sculptor)
HCC. J. Morseclue not given; 3 changes—23 cocco, 30 Pucio, 33 stogs (old Chambers’s, not new)
HCD. A. Nichollsclue not given; 16 greedier, 23 cocco, 30 Pucio (Point in Philippines), 33 stork
HCProf A. J. S. Pippardclue not given; same as prizewinner
HCJ. Thomasclue not given; same as prizewinner
 

No Runners-Up in competition 300