Clues written by J. D. Foster
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VHCsHCs Hons
points
First
mention
Latest
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Career
span
J. D. Foster7007187Oct 1976Dec 19804y 2m
 
 Clue wordAwardClueExplanation
1978-1979
362SEA-SOLDIERVHCJolly boating? Water’s spiffing – head off from the jettysea’s, old, (p)ier; old = wonderful
352FAIRY LIGHTSVHCWe’re haphazardly if garishly arrayed round pole of treet in anag., & lit.
319PODESTAVHCI, a court stipendiary, could perhaps be —— (I try in curia)comp. anag. & lit.
1977-1978
294HUMECTVHCAir ——s: rheumatics aggravated, as a result?comp. anag. & lit.
285BOYFRIEND (Misprints)VHCGirl’s late: man’s beginning to yawn, one midnight?date; bo + y + Fri. end
272MALAGUETTAVHCA glutamate is unnatural seasoninganag.
1976-1977
255ROYAL SILVER JUBILEEVHCQueen: I’ll be very jealous – wildly so – about one in 1977R + I in anag.

 
HCs awarded to J. D. Foster
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1980-1981
  454 CHRISTMAS BOX
  434 JARDINIÈRE
 
1979-1980
  414 UNBOSOMER
  410 CUL-DE-SAC
  406 BOIL
  404 CANDLE-HOLDER (Spoonerisms)
  401 GO-AHEAD
  397 BIJOUTERIE (Misprints)
  371 GRADIN
 
1978-1979
  366 MONKEY-SHINE
  354 SHEER-HULK
  349 ODDCOMESHORT
  340 BOOKSIE
 
1977-1978
  310 STERNFAST
  301 TROLLOPISH
  300 SLINK-BUTCHER
  289 AMNESIAC
 
1976-1977
  238 CRAMBOJINGLE
 


Annual Honours record of J. D. Foster
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YearPrizes
(1, 2, 3)
VHCsHCsPosition
1980-19810 0 2
1979-19800 0 7
1978-19790 3 4
1977-19780 3 4
1976-19770 1 1