Clues written by J. C. W. Springbett
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J. C. W. Springbett9207611Aug 1945Aug 195813y 0m
 
 Clue wordAwardClueExplanation
Ximenes competitions
1954 (1)
279CRYPTOGRAMVHCA feature of the Personal Column, “Meeting place below church love returned Marg.”crypt O + Marg (rev.)
277PRODIGALLYVHCYou will need an expert to mine choice marble, if you wish to build lavishlypro dig ally2
1953 (1)
209ELAPSION def. IMPERIAL (Wrong Number)FirstThere is a seat for a small one in the back row for the “March of Time”seat; lap in noise (rev.); ref. newsreel series 1935-51
1949 (1)
101BARRACKSFirstDigs provided or provides digs at Chelsea2 mngs.
1945 (2)
26HAWSER (Misprints)VHCA dope to make you fastrope; cryptic def.
23HICATEEVHCHare was beaten by the ace I served, but it was not at Wimbledonanag. of the ace I; ref. Charles Hare, fable of hare and tortoise
22SLEEPYHEADVHCLearning would be a dream if there was one at his schoolcryptic def.; sleepy head
21BODEGAVHCA vintry perhaps that sounds as though the bounce has been taken out of Franco’s bodyguardi.e. ‘bodygua’(R/D); bounce = dud cheque
1945 (1)
4CARCAKEVHCclue missing

 
HCs awarded to J. C. W. Springbett
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Ximenes competitions
 
1958-1959
  500 MOTHERS-IN-LAW
 
1954 (2)
  325 MARRYING
  285 PARALYSES
 
1954 (1)
  275 ESTOVER (Printer’s Devilry)
 
1949 (1)
  93 BUMBLE-PUPPY
 
1948 (2)
  89 SEASON
 


Annual Honours record of J. C. W. Springbett
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YearPrizes
(1, 2, 3)
VHCsHCsPosition
Ximenes competitions
1958-19590 0 1
 
1954 (2)0 0 2
1954 (1)0 2 1
 
1953 (1)1 (1, 0, 0) 0 0
 
1949 (1)1 (1, 0, 0) 0 1
1948 (2)0 0 1
 
1945 (2)0 4 0 6
1945 (1)0 1 0