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No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1960 Xmas 2009NGANA (3 defs + letter mixture) Parcels 23


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Competition 1960’s average clue lengths over 23 clues:

53 letters per clue (8 above the archive average, and 3 below the average for Parcels competitions)

10.0 words per clue (0.4 above the archive average, and 1.1 below the average for Parcels competitions)


Longest clue (the 16th longest Parcels clue in the archive)

Recalling newborn in a manger, ass proclaimed affection that his kind and oxen share

70 letters, 14 words, by L. Ward


Shortest clue (the 10th shortest Parcels clue in the archive)

Disorder (horse disease) ravaging ranch yet again

41 letters, 7 words, by D. Lawson


Competition 1960 has contributed 22 unique words to the clue archive:

J. A. Elliottaffords
Dr J. BurscoughAngolan
G. Johnstoneflu
R. J. Whalegaga-land
C. J. Morsegluttonous
P. Lloydhooting
C. J. Morsehurting
D. F. ManleyIncarnation’s
R. J. WhaleJersey
E. C. Lancemalignant
Mrs A. Terrillmanhandling
M. A. Macdonald-Coopermismanage
M. J. Barkerpainkiller
R. C. Teutonracehorse
D. Lawsonranch
D. Lawsonravaging
Mrs A. Terrillresearcher
Dr S. J. Shawsignifying
M. A. Macdonald-CooperSyndicate
A. J. Wardroptewel
Dr J. BurscoughUgandan
Dr J. BurscoughZoonosis

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