Azed Competition No. 1069  Azed Slip  |  < 1065  |  1074 >  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1069 Nov 1992(P)OSTICHE Headpieces24


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstH. W. MassinghamEcht is opposite of this, note, in Germanti in Bosche, & lit.
SecondR. A. EnglandA foreign hair-piece – it’s phoney Herr covering!anag. in Boche
ThirdD. AshcroftPut wee fellow in britches pointlessly lengthenedtich in hose
VHCM. BarleyGoing over the top is characterized by line charging enemystich in foe
VHCC. J. BroughamMiss secures shrimp a macho chest-piece perhapstich in lose
VHCE. J. BurgeScores with hit (square cut) – tho’ specially positioned, extra cover inevitably strandedanag. less s; stranded = consisting of strands
VHCC. J. & M. P. ButlerLast bit of tripe: this cooked with cos provides dressing for onionanag. incl. e
VHCMrs M. J. CansfieldIn German it’s ‘ersatz’ – ‘echt’ is opposite in meaninganag. in Boche
VHCC. A. ClarkeOne tops chief-justice perhaps without old school tie being involvedanag. less o
VHCE. DawidSo the pictures forged by Boschite?anag.
VHCV. DixonIn German it’s translated ersatz: echt is oppositeanag. in Bosche
VHCN. C. GoddardWhat could be Old English switch – tie possiblyanag. incl. OE
VHCR. R. GreenfieldBeak catches small boy adding moustaches to pin-ups, perhapstich in nose
VHCJ. GrimesWhat makes Bruce’s top hilarious does itch when wornanag. ref. B. Forsyth
VHCA. W. HillOde’s ruined with insertion of line that’s poetic shamstich in anag.
VHCR. J. HooperHelp the cops in charge to uncover counterfeitSOS + i/c in the
VHCJ. R. C. MichieIt tops chief justice perhaps and itches so confoundedlyanag.
VHCC. G. MillinProminent feature worn by little comic – his top, Eric impliedtich in nose; ref. Little T. & Ernie Wise
VHCC. J. MorseWithout resource, hospital held in reserve, an unwanted extralost + H in ice
VHCR. J. PalmerDisguise incomplete trichoses? Some suffering hair loss hope it cananag. less s
VHCD. R. Robinson‘Beak’ rent by nasty itch – wearing this cope of hairanag. in nose
VHCA. J. WardropEcht oils reproduced: are copies thus described?anag.
VHCM. H. E. WatsonPity to enmesh poetic line in superfluous ornamentationstich in woe
VHCMrs M. P. WebberTransformation of choicest style a man might display atop his cerebrumanag.

HCs awarded in competition 1069 to:

M. J. BarkerH. FreemanG. LeeA. J. Pinel
A. G. BillingtonM. FreemanJ. W. LeonardD. Price Jones
Mrs K. BissettF. D. GardinerH. R. LockhartN. Roper
Mrs F. A. BlanchardS. GoldieC. LovingW. J. M. Scotland
R. E. BootG. I. L. GraftonC. J. LoweA. D. Scott
B. W. BrookJ. E. GreenR. K. LumsdonP. L. Stone
Rev Canon C. M. BrounD. W. GriceM. A. Macdonald-CooperJ. B. Sweeting
B. BurtonJ. F. GrimshawMrs J. MackieR. C. Teuton
E. ChalkleyC. R. GumbrellMrs E. L. MacNeillD. H. Tompsett
M. J. ClarkeN. HarrisW. F. MainMrs M. Vincent
M. CoatesR. W. HawesD. F. ManleyMrs J. Waldren
K. W. CrawfordP. F. HendersonMs A. McConnellG. H. Willett
N. C. DexterA. HodgsonDr E. J. MillerD. Williamson
L. E. EllisE. M. HolroydT. J. MooreyDr E. Young
S. ErringtonR. F. A. HorsfieldR. S. Morse 
S. C. FordG. JohnstoneF. R. Palmer