Ximenes Competition No. 1080  Ximenes Slip  |  ◀  1076  |  1084  ▶  |  Other competitions
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1080 Oct 1969ANDROMEDA normal19


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstW. G. ArnottA man rode with devil’s head to rock for meanag. incl. d, & lit., Perseus, Pegasus, Medusa
SecondN. C. DexterA constellation seen in the north or a dame deserted on the rocksanag., d. = deserted, & lit.
ThirdP. D. GaffeyOne dame in distress about what was beginning to swim upord in an + anag., & lit.
VHCP. R. ClemowTails of toad and viper clutched by dame on a blasted heathd,r in anag.
VHCL. L. DixonA damned or blasted heathanag.
VHCS. C. GilchristWas attached to rock, twist and “mod” eraanag.
VHCR. B. HarlingDread woman (headless) deranged her executioner’s wifeanag. less w
VHCR. A. HarveyStarry Princess, by Cepheus out of an odd mareanag.; C., father of A.
VHCA. D. LeggeDamned oar shattered, she was held fast on the rocksanag.
VHCA. F. LerrigoShe ranks among the stars and shows what can be done with dramaanag.
VHCMrs B. LewisShe was on the rocks once; a wildly modern commercial turned up—now she’s among the starsa + anag. + ad (rev.), 2 defs.
VHCJ. D. H. MackintoshVariation on a modern ad: that Milky Way enthusiasts should recogniseanag.
VHCD. P. M. MichaelShe starred in drama done at seaanag. & lit.
VHCC. G. Millin“Duke’s Head,” after modern changes, is included by A.A. It has more than five starsanag. + D all in AA
VHCP. H. MorganA demonstration got up to support the Right and its leader—Heathand + R + a demo (rev.)
VHCC. J. MorsePut us under Heath and we’d be done with drama on reshufflinganag.; us = shrubs
VHCM. L. PerkinsHeath, dread man when in fury about Nabarro’s conclusionanag. incl. o; Ted H., Gerald N.
VHCR. PostillMaiden set free leaving a foul monster deada plus anag. less anag., & lit.
VHCK. C. SlaterFresh dame follows man in combinations—she’s heavenlyandro- (prefix) + anag.

HCs in competition 1080 awarded to:

R. AbreyJ. CrowtherR. H. F. IshamD. F. Sampson
Dr G. B. ArrowsmithP. H. DacreH. W. JenkinsJ. R. Stocks
Col P. S. BainesJ. H. DingwallE. G. JonesT. L. Strange
J. C. BrashA. G. FlemingN. KemmerF. B. Stubbs
A. L. & Mrs W. L. BrownB. FrancoJ. R. KirbyRev L. M. Styler
C. O. ButcherJ. FrydeL. F. LeasonJ. B. Sweeting
R. S. CaffynF. D. GardinerJ. P. LesterMaj T. C. Thornton
D. L. L. ClarkeJ. GillDr T. J. R. MaguireG. R. Webb
P. M. CoombsS. GoldieMrs E. McFeeJ. Webster
R. M. S. CorkP. C. R. HampshireJ. B. O’KaneRev C. D. Westbrook
Mrs M. P. CraineMrs S. HewittS. L. PatonB. C. Wilcox
A. E. CrowJ. A. HoldenA. H. Rodgers