Azed Competition No. 148  Azed Slip  |  ◀  146  |  152  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
148 Jan 1975BALLYHOO normal26


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstR. J. PalmerBouncer? Brute unleashing one produces a storm of publicityball y(a)hoo
SecondP. J. WagstaffeBlinking? Well, optician’s first solution is eyewashbally ho o
ThirdE. J. BurgeE.g. ‘… delivery – a brute!’ (when one’s out)?ball y(a)hoo
VHCF. D. H. AtkinsonBrainwashing of the verbally hoodwinkedhidden & lit.
VHCDr J. M. BennettA demonstration, in which everyone is taken in by a lot of hooeyall in by + hoo(ey)
VHCC. O. ButcherBlatant sales-talk: it’s round you without end without moderationho in ball yo(u)
VHCR. S. CaffynBlooming moonshine, half of it, a lot of razzmatazzbally hoo(tch)
VHCE. ChalkleyWhat leads one to expect the greatest final of Wembley – and match, after one shot, ends with no scoreball + y h + 0-0
VHCR. DeanOh boy! Disseminate this and everybody gets taken inall in anag., & lit.
VHCJ. J. GoulstoneMeans employed in verbally hoodwinking?hidden & lit.
VHCDr G. B. GreerRuddy expression of protest, perhaps, without moderationho in bally O, & lit.
VHCP. HurstEndless vulgar nonsense loudmouthed type spews oneball(s) + y(a)hoo, & lit.
VHCN. KemmerIt’s verbally hoodwinking in parthidden & lit.
VHCR. E. KimmonsDarned extravagant advertising: ruddy restraint’s nilbally ho 0
VHCJ. R. KirbyIt takes everyone in by interjection of excitement and surprise – nothing more!all in by + ho 0, & lit.
VHCH. R. LockhartPropaganda that’s noisy is mostly vulgar nonsense, awful hooey with no end of piffleball(s) + anag. less e
VHCMrs S. M. MacphersonPublicity campaign heroics – blooming noisy stuff! – this year should be scrappedbally hoo(ha)
VHCDr R. MajdalanyEbullient sales-talk to take everyone in by – nothing in moderationall in by + 0 in ho
VHCD. F. ManleyProduced by boxing’s No.1 fellow, man without a bit of modestyb ally ho(m)o, & lit.; ref. M. Ali
VHCC. G. MillinBarker’s yell, initially, enthralling everyone with a lot of hooeyall in B y + hoo(ey), & lit.
VHCF. R. PalmerSingularly vulgar nonsense (on the verge of indecency), a lot of noisy fussball(s) + y + hoo(ha), & lit.
VHCA. J. RedstoneRazzamatazz of advertiser who, we hear, succeeds by taking everyone inall in by + ‘who’
VHCT. E. SandersWhere’s this noisy barking coming from? Hallo, boyanag.
VHCW. K. M. SlimmingsAli’s ‘sound and fury’? It exhausts youth in three roundsy(out)h in ball O O; ref. Muhammad A.
VHCG. H. WillettThe sound of barking: there’s the fox, heading away: a frightening noise all round(t)ally-ho in bo1
VHCDr R. L. WynneOh, boy! it’s splashed about, and takes everyone in – or does it?all in anag., & lit.

HCs in competition 148 awarded to:

T. AndersonA. J. DuncumF. P. N. LakeB. A. Pike
M. J. BallA. L. FreemanA. D. LeggeH. R. Sanders
Mrs K. BodinhamP. D. GaffeyJ. L. MacKernanMiss J. M. Sanders
J. G. ChilversD. A. GingerL. MayT. A. Simmerson
D. L. L. ClarkeN. C. GoddardK. M. McDermidM. D. Speigel
M. CoatesS. HolgateC. J. MorseJ. G. Stubbs
J. ColebyE. M. HornbyR. A. MostynO. R. Taylor
C. CollinsMrs N. JarmanT. N. NesbittK. Thomas
M. CowellG. JohnstoneDr J. D. OgilvieJ. F. N. Wedge
Cdr H. H. L. DicksonA. H. JonesS. L. PatonRev C. D. Westbrook
J. H. DingwallS. G. KirschW. H. Pegram