Clues written by P. Cargill
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P. Cargill30112810832Aug 1975Oct 201843y 2m
 
 Clue wordAwardClueExplanation
2017-2018
2399CHARMEUSEVHCSaree much more elaborate in a soft and lustrous fabricanag.
2016-2017
2347ASLEEPVHCDead Sea left questionable recordanag. incl. l + EP; ref. DS scrolls
2330BRAZEN / MOPISH (Right and Left)VHC Boring work is replacing filling in mouth, leads to bothersome numbness receiving tear down faceop is in m, h; raze in b, n
2015-2016
2300MISHMASHVHCIs ham not a filling for mince pie?anag. less a in mash
2013-2014
2165OUT OF ORDERVHCUnseemly to-do with furore developinganag.
2161FARRAGOVHCA good recipe for a stray dog’s breakfastanag. incl. g, r
2007-2008
1871FAIRY GOLDVHCLuxuries like castles in Spain? Dago firmly condemned squandering moneyanag. less m
2003-2004
1676CRINGE-MAKINGVHCStomach-turning onset of Kray gang in crime waveanag. incl K
2002-2003
1615RUGATEVHCCreased with laughter – with L. Henry going mad!anag. less L. H.
1606TEOSINTE / INTELSAT (Overlaps)VHCAtlanta rough? Norman’s first to go in it, then Els advanced Tiger’s leadN in it + Els + a T
1602FENESTRAVHCAfter one’s shocking round exits the hole with glassy look!anag. less 0
1999-2000
1446NEWSPAPERDOMVHCPress gang spared women ship’s term at seaanag. incl. p
1998-1999
1406CHASSEPOTVHCObsolete French missile launcher misguides space shotanag.
1997-1998
1351NEATEN (Printer’s Devilry)VHC‘Silence!’ said Da/d, having last wordref ‘Hamlet’,
1996-1997
1264TREDRILLE / FERVOROUS (Right and Left)VHCNavigating erred till it has part of deck split in three or four – vessel not half foundering: urgent!anag.; anag. less sel
1995-1996
1250SONEOCARDIA (STENOCARDIA) (Ten to One)VHCRadio One’s Conservative broadcast – a source of pain to the Left?anag. incl. C + a
1993-1994
1139BENJAMINVHCPet’s upturned beak: source of jokes mina cracked?neb (rev.) + j + anag.
1992-1993
1065TANDOORIVHCOne to follow curry entrée?tan door I, & lit.
1990-1991
974AVANT-PROPOSVHCStory heading a front page with troops mobilisinga van + anag. incl. p
1988-1989
878MOUSEPIECEVHCBlack eye, a bit sore? Use me, I copemouse piece & anag.
866NECTAREOUSVHCAs something to quench almighty thirst found tea’s no cure!anag. ; found = mould
1987-1988
823SARBACANEVHCIt can bear shotSA + anag. & lit.
1984-1985
675CONSTERNATEVHCSteer cannot? Poor cow!anag.
1983-1984
607CARNEYVHCWith this I still may deceive in all sinceritycomp. anag. & lit.
600Into the jaws of Death / Into the mouth of Hell (Anagram)FirstToo lethal? What, then, justified them on hoof? 
1981-1982
504SIMMENTHALERVHCStampede ran miles with them – a race of cattle!anag.
1980-1981
469APLUSTRESecondPat rules out fluting before a wakeanag.
1978-1979
354SHEER-HULKVHCStripped bark: clear green giantsheer, hulk; Incredible Hulk T.V. series
332NUT-CASEVHCNatural use can’t abuseanag.; natural n.
1975-1976
178A(U)G(U)ST (Letters Latent)VHCSilverstone: every year, I’m eighth!Ag st.

 
HCs awarded to P. Cargill
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2018-2019
  2417 ALTARAGE / PROPOSAL (Right and Left)
 
2017-2018
  2369 FACETIAE
 
2016-2017
  2351 RHAGADES
  2324 CELEBRATIONS
  2318 TIMENOPENNY (TIMENOGUY) (Penny for the Guy)
  2313 PERFECT
  2309 GLOBETROTTER
 
2015-2016
  2305 AGREE def. PATCH (Wrong Number)
  2283 BARGAIN
  2272 SNOWMOBILE
  2270 FENESTRA
  2265 ESPRIT FORT
  2261 GANGSTERLAND
  2250 MILESTONE (with missing O) (Missing Letter)
 
2014-2015
  2244 AVANT-GARDISTE
  2230 GATES OF DEATH
  2218 FOREIGNER
  2205 CUMBERSOME
 
2013-2014
  2174 CHARET (Printer’s Devilry)
  2168 CENTURY (with missing C) (Missing Letter)
  2157 MELODRAMATIC
  2152 STUFFED SHIRT
  2148 ZOLLVEREIN
 
2012-2013
  2116 YULETIDE (with jumble of COMEDO) (Christmas Devilry)
  2109 THICKETY
 
2010-2011
  2012 BLOATING
  2010 A COMING OF AGE
 
2009-2010
  1975 SEPTENTRIONAL
  1967 SUBORDINATELY
  1953 TRAUMA (misprint of T) (Misprints)
  1949 PALFRENIER
  1940 SCANT def. SNEAP (Wrong Number)
 
2008-2009
  1923 ELLIPTIC
  1918 PALAMPORE
  1906 MORSE
  1893 EARTHY
  1888 RASTER (Printer’s Devilry)
 
2007-2008
  1884 FREELOADER
  1879 LITTER BASKET
  1875 GOUTTE / UPREAR (Right and Left)
  1862 UNALIKE (Spoonerisms)
  1856 LITAS (Printer’s Devilry)
  1845 UPBRAID
  1836 POSTHASTE
 
2006-2007
  1827 AMAKOSI def. DENUDED (Wrong Number)
  1814 HIPSTER
  1804 CLOTHES SENSE (Spoonerisms)
  1801 RUSE DE GUERRE
 
2005-2006
  1766 GEST (Printer’s Devilry)
  1752 MIDWINTER
  1737 ANIMUS
 
2004-2005
  1728 EIDOLA def. NULLAH (Wrong Number)
  1719 ANHELATION
  1707 GALENA (Definition of Anagram)
  1702 WORDSMITHERY
  1698 CROSSTIE
 
2003-2004
  1659 SCAREDY-CAT
  1637 AMNESIC
  1624 BELAY
 
2002-2003
  1611 LEISLER
  1593 MANSUETE
 
2001-2002
  1563 SLYBOOTS
  1550 MEMORITER
  1541 CHUPRASSY
  1533 MASTER-MARINER
  1528 STROP (Spoonerisms)
 
1999-2000
  1441 Word containing MM displaced by a bug (Millennium Bug)
  1439 JOHN CANOE
  1437 MISTLETOE
 
1998-1999
  1411 LOOK-SEE
 
1997-1998
  1336 STOCKING
  1325 UPROOTAL
 
1996-1997
  1300 OXFORD (extra O) (Extra Letter)
  1290 NITERIE
  1286 CHALET
 
1995-1996
  1238 ELASTIN (Printer’s Devilry)
  1212 HILDING
  1203 CLERICALISM
 
1994-1995
  1156 TERPSICHOREAN
 
1993-1994
  1128 CHRISTMAS PRESENT
  1122 BASILIAN
 
1992-1993
  1091 SAPSAGO (Spoonerisms)
  1078 KIRBEH
  1056 ENTRAIN def. ASTHORE (Wrong Number)
 
1989-1990
  922 REFORMADO
 
1988-1989
  849 VISITE
 
1987-1988
  816 POTLACH (with extra O in word) (Extra letter)
  814 SPOUSAGE
 
1985-1986
  727 WELL-TO-DO
 
1984-1985
  644 EASY STREET (or STAPELIA)
 
1983-1984
  618 CRETISM
 
1982-1983
  547 GLEEMAN
  534 DODGEM
 
1981-1982
  521 ATTITUDINISE
  513 ETYMOLOGICON
  482 BODY-SNATCHER
 
1980-1981
  464 SIMKIN
 
1979-1980
  371 GRADIN
 
1978-1979
  358 UPSTART def. NON-TERM (Wrong Number)
 
1977-1978
  310 STERNFAST
  306 DICKENS
  300 SLINK-BUTCHER
  294 HUMECT
 
1976-1977
  249 RUDOLPH THE REINDEER
  238 CRAMBOJINGLE
  221 PADDY-WHACK
  208 RALPH
 
1975-1976
  190 CASSANDRA
 


Annual Honours record of P. Cargill
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YearPrizes
(1, 2, 3)
VHCsHCsPosition
2017-20180 1 1
2016-20170 2 5
2015-20160 1 6
2014-20150 0 4
2013-20140 2 5
2012-20130 0 2
 
2010-20110 0 2
2009-20100 0 5
2008-20090 0 5
2007-20080 1 7
2006-20070 0 4
2005-20060 0 3
2004-20050 0 5
2003-20040 1 3
2002-20030 3 2
2001-20020 0 5
 
1999-20000 1 3
1998-19990 1 1
1997-19980 1 2
1996-19970 1 3
1995-19960 1 3
1994-19950 0 1
1993-19940 1 2
1992-19930 1 3
 
1990-19910 1 0
1989-19900 0 1
1988-19890 2 1
1987-19880 1 2
 
1985-19860 0 1
1984-19850 1 1
1983-19841 (1, 0, 0) 1 1
1982-19830 0 2
1981-19820 1 2
1980-19811 (0, 1, 0) 0 1
1979-19800 0 1
1978-19790 2 1
1977-19780 0 4
1976-19770 0 4
1975-19760 1 1