Azed Competition No. 750  Azed Slip  |  ◀  744  |  753  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
750 Sep 1986SALMAGUNDY (THLMAGUY/OULMAGUY) 750 themed clue25


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstW. K. M. SlimmingsA spicy jumble this type of square with happy laugh about thousand by X’s successorT + M in anag. + Y; X = Ximenes
SecondF. P. N. LakeLooking for odds? Nae argument! Fifty to one the chap’ll encompass 1,000ou + M in L a guy; ref. AZ series
ThirdN. C. GoddardUgly hat with a touch of mildew should be thrown out for jumbleanag. incl. m
VHCW. G. ArnottBurlesque after Corelli’s favourite (but not English) medleyTh(E)lma + guy; see names in C
VHCMrs A. BlanchardBearing off unusual seat, soul mate Azed’s capital chap, a tasteful dishanag. less anag. + A + guy; ref. presentation at 750th dinner of antique chair to AZ
VHCJ. M. BrownA medley with nothing lacking from a mogul – You!anag. less 0
VHCE. J. BurgeOdd characters in hotel out to mark one chap’s miscellany of offeringsanag. of h t l + m a guy; ref. AZ dinner
VHCE. ChalkleySection of colourful magazine you worried about had to have its parts chopped and mixed upul mag in anag.; ref. theme of puzzle
VHCC. A. ClarkeTaking off cap to Azed, laugh at my faltering pasticheanag. less A
VHCN. C. DexterGaily one leaves Randolph (finally!) with tum well treated – tasty dinneranag. less I incl. h; ref. AZ dinner at R. Hotel, Oxford
VHCDr I. S. FletcherBotham the man dropped being mixed up with ugly hashanag. less bo
VHCM. GoodyearPerhaps a goulash may have been stirred. Has this its makings?comp. anag. & lit.
VHCJ. F. GrimshawYou want a meal where diverse elements meet. Time’s hard and long before 1000 – that’ll take an age coming around!t H l M + yuga (rev.)
VHCG. JohnstoneWithout hesitation my laughter hailed Azed’s savoury offeringanag. less er
VHCD. F. ManleyNot even bits of an hotel’s grub may supply what Azed 750 solvers must relish!anag. of odd letters; supply adv.
VHCH. W. MassinghamA blend, unco malt Scotch, ultimately has one on fireanag. incl. h + guy
VHCC. G. MillinThree quarters of a person’s thousand: one man’s miscellany(s)oul M a guy
VHCD. R. RobinsonThis fairly translated could give you gallimaufrycomp. anag. & lit.
VHCT. RussellThe short/long, old woman/young man – what a mixture!th(e) l ma guy
VHCW. J. M. ScotlandTaking over a minute to consume bull’s eye, who could possibly fancy a dolly mixture?(b)ul(l) in a mo (rev.) + guy
VHCMrs E. J. ShieldsOpen University graduate (a Fellow) enrols student for a diversified courseL in OU MA guy
VHCD. M. StanfordOffering that’s involved Ophelia’s heart being lost to Hamlet, deranged chapanag. less e + guy
VHCR. J. WhaleMainly tough puzzling found between No. 1 and this!comp. anag. incl. I, & lit.; ref. AZ series
VHCD. WilliamsonThis fairly freely gives you gallimaufrycomp. anag. & lit.
VHCM. G. WilsonGlum Athey missing English tour selectionanag. less E; ref. Bill A., cricketer

HCs in competition 750 awarded to:

D. R. AppletonC. J. FeetenbyMrs M. JonesJ. M. Sharman
E. A. BeaulahH. FreemanA. LawrieR. W. Smith
Mrs A. R. BradfordF. D. GardinerC. J. LoweJ. R. Stagles
C. J. BroughamJ. GillMiss J. S. LumsdenF. B. Stubbs
Rev Canon C. M. BrounS. GoldieR. K. LumsdonJ. B. Sweeting
Ms A. BrownR. R. GreenfieldM. A. Macdonald-CooperC. M. Tatham
C. J. & M. P. ButlerO. GreenwoodJ. McKeeK. Thomas
Mrs M. J. CansfieldE. J. & S. D. GriewT. J. MooreyMrs J. E. Townsend
S. D. ChalkD. V. HarryF. MossA. J. Wardrop
E. S. ClarkP. F. HendersonR. J. PalmerM. H. E. Watson
Mrs D. M. ColleyV. G. HendersonL. PatersonMrs M. P. Webber
Mrs J. M. CritchleyC. HobbsR. PhillipsJ. Webster
W. DaviesT. M. HoggartD. Price JonesD. Willcocks
R. V. DeardenS. HolgateB. RoeG. H. Willett
P. DrummondDr J. M. HutchinsonR. RoganM. A. L. Willey
M. EarleJ. I. & B. C. JamesMs N. RowlinsonDr E. Young
C. EdmundsM. S. Taylor & N. C. JohnsT. E. Sanders 
O. M. EllisA. H. JonesA. D. Scott