Azed Competition No. 469  Azed Slip  |  ◀  464  |  473  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
469 Apr 1981APLUSTRE normal30


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstR. H. F. IshamL. Pasteur decorated after work on carriers in the mainanag.
SecondP. CargillPat rules out fluting before a wakeanag.; wake1,2
ThirdT. A. J. SpencerOrnament at super vessel’s sternanag. incl. l, & lit.
VHCDr J. K. AronsonAn extra something added to the sterns of ancient men-of-war maybea plus + t r e, & lit.
VHCMrs K. BissettA ‘something extra’ craft’s without nowadaysA plus tr(AD)e, & lit.
VHCMrs A. BlanchardPast rule at sea was a pretty stern affairanag.
VHCA. J. BulmanStern prospect for ancient craft, reversal of past splendourpa. (rev.) + lustre
VHCC. A. ClarkeForm of art comprising additional symbolic representation on the end of trireme?plus in anag. + e, & lit.
VHCR. G. CroslandWith one put on stern of ship, there is added splendoura + p + lustre, & lit.
VHCN. C. DexterAn addition, in moulded art, to trireme’s stern?plus in anag. + e, & lit.
VHCDr I. S. FletcherAddition in form of art to barque’s stern, perhapsplus in anag. + e, & lit.
VHCS. GoldieOdysseus’ stern design? Settling up later with the last of the suitorsanag. incl. s
VHCJ. J. GoulstonePlaster moulded round stern of bateau?u in anag., & lit.
VHCP. F. HendersonLacking hydrogen, the pulsar spins in part of Argo-Puppis?anag. less H; Puppis = poop, stern; part of constellation Argo
VHCJ. LawrencePlaster daubed round stern of bateau? Possiblyu in anag., & lit.
VHCA. LawrieA soft dress material – it looked nice over the countera p lustre; c. = lower part of ship’s stern
VHCH. W. MassinghamA supplementary ornament for trireme’s stern parts?a plus + t r e, & lit.
VHCRev M. R. MetcalfAn extra, embellishing ends of craft (earlier type)a plus + t r e, & lit.
VHCC. G. MillinA ship’s stern ornamenta p lustre, & lit.
VHCT. J. MooreyOne’s put on ship’s stern with ornate resulta + p + lustre, & lit.
VHCC. J. MorseDecorative finish added to a ship’s sterna + p + lustre, & lit.
VHCD. S. NagleAn enhancement built finally right on end of quinquereme?a plus + t + r + e, & lit.
VHCF. R. PalmerAn extra bit of trimming right on the stern of a triremea plus + t + r + e, & lit.
VHCC. P. ReaI became bottom after being top grade very nearly in French!A-plus + trè(s); i.e. graced ship’s behind
VHCK. Reed‘Poop art pusle’ – as very Ancient Mariner might have explained one to guestsanag.; poop = undo
VHCMrs B. SimmondsAn additional bit of trimming right on end of triremea plus + t + r + e, & lit.
VHCW. K. M. SlimmingsReal old stern dressing from St Paul, going on and onanag. + re; on = getting drunk
VHCP. D. SmithWhat could be super at stern of caravel?anag. incl. l, & lit.
VHCL. E. ThomasAfter display of the old bottom, a true slap may be in orderanag.
VHCM. G. WilsonWhat active perusal around rear of boat may reveal?t in anag., & lit.

HCs in competition 469 awarded to:

D. W. ArthurMiss L. EveleighC. J. LoweD. R. Robinson
Miss G. BarkerB. FranceM. A. Macdonald-CooperL. G. D. Sanders
J. BeasleyJ. GillL. K. MaltbyC. I. Semeonoff
Mrs A. BoyesJ. B. GrahamRev W. P. ManahanMrs C. Shaw
J. M. BrownJ. F. GrimshawD. F. ManleyMrs E. J. Shields
E. J. BurgeD. V. HarryL. MayG. M. Stark
E. W. BurtonJ. HendersonJ. J. MurthaJ. G. Stubbs
D. A. H. ByattA. HodgsonJ. NicholsonR. J. Whale
M. CoatesE. M. HolroydR. J. PalmerD. C. Williamson
Dr J. CrawfordA. H. JonesW. H. PegramM. Woolf
A. L. DennisC. L. JonesM. PostlethwaiteN. C. Wormleighton
P. DrummondJ. R. H. JonesH. RaingerN. D. Young
P. S. ElliottJ. G. LevackR. F. Ray