Azed Competition No. 1524  Azed Slip  |  ◀  1519  |  1528  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1524 Aug 2001INGRATITUDE normal22


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstG. H. WillettGuttering laid badly, leads missing – sin of omission of roofer?anag. less first letters; roofer = thank-you letter
SecondH. J. BradburyUnexpected trait in guide one tippedanag. less I, & lit.
ThirdR. R. GreenfieldFailure to give due credit? Could not this be rotten auditing? Yescomp. anag.
VHCJ. R. BeresfordThose that give urgent aid get upset about itit in anag., & lit.
VHCMrs F. A. BlanchardBiting the hand that feeds you during tea – it’s absurdanag.
VHCE. J. BurgeArt guide in time breaks down lack of appreciationanag. incl. t
VHCC. J. & M. P. ButlerEducating Rita playing in Edinburgh, no call for lack of appreciationanag. less ca’
VHCD. A. CampbellE.g. casting aid in gutter?anag. & lit.
VHCMrs M. J. CansfieldLack of appreciation, being deprived of love – I get around it somehowanag. less 0
VHCC. A. ClarkeLack of appreciation because of grey demeanour Tories’ leader discardedin + gr. + a(t)titude; ref. J. Major
VHCD. C. ClenshawReading, I tut irritably showing lack of appreciationanag.
VHCS. CollinsAin’t I rude having good time dancing and not saying thanks?anag. incl. g t
VHCE. CrossAir in G, short tenor duet, adapted theme from ‘Blow, blow thou winter wind’anag. incl. t; ref. song in AYLI, ‘…as man’s i.’
VHCV. DixonAmiens’ ‘unkinde’ target is denatured man’s keen ——comp. anag. & lit.; ref. AYLI 2,7
VHCG. I. L. GraftonWagner operas beginning to end at one, with awful duet – cheers not being forthcomingRing with R to end + at I + anag.
VHCC. R. GumbrellWhat’s shown by throwing aid in gutter?anag. & lit.
VHCJ. C. LeylandWhat to expect on rendering drunk in gutter aid?anag. & lit.
VHCD. F. ManleyIn daughter it is hideous, hot tears apart!anag. less h, & lit.; ref. King Lear 4, 237-8, 278
VHCT. J. MooreyCause of pain inflicted by a viper wound intrigued a leader in toxicologyanag.; viper = ungrateful person
VHCC. J. MorseGerman and British gunners in duet exploding round it – that’s what Amiens complained ofit in anag. incl. G RA; ref. AYLI 2,7 and WW1 bombardment
VHCF. R. PalmerNot displaying the first signs of breeding and etiquette, being churlish about returning thanks – it shows this?(be)ing + ta (rev.) it in rude, & lit.
VHCJ. R. TozerNot offering a roofer aid in gutter repairsanag.; roofer = thank-you letter

HCs in competition 1524 awarded to:

D. ArthurP. S. ElliottH. M. LloydH. L. Rhodes
D. AshcroftW. P. M. FieldP. R. LloydD. R. Robinson
M. BarleyH. FreemanP. LongV. Seth
Dr J. BurscoughP. D. GaffeyC. J. LoweD. J. Short
B. BurtonMrs E. GreenawayR. K. LumsdonI. Simpson
P. D. ChamberlainMrs B. E. HendersonMrs J. MackieC. M. Steele
N. ConnaughtonR. HeskethC. G. MillinR. C. Teuton
R. M. S. CorkW. JacksonJ. MooreK. Thomas
G. CuthbertMs M. JanssenR. J. PalmerA. R. Whelan
R. DeanMrs S. D. JohnsonC. PearsonD. C. Williamson
R. V. DeardenI. H. JonesR. PhillipsJ. S. Witte
N. C. DexterDr J. P. LesterD. Price JonesM. J. Wright