Azed Competition No. 1906  Azed Slip  |  ◀  1901  |  1908  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1906 Dec 2008MORSE normal23


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstDr J. BurscoughDo crimes puzzle this DCI?comp. anag. & lit.
SecondD. AppletonReal stars ——’s clues – scare us lesser mortals to bitscomp. anag. & lit.
ThirdT. J. MooreyMaster of entries of rare subtlety and elegance, some right crackersM o’ r s e, anag. incl. r, & lit.
VHCD. ArthurRecipe involved in cooking some sea creature, could be accompanied by chipsr in anag.; ref. ‘The Walrus and the Carpenter’
VHCD. & N. AsplandTheme using this code’s to get turned into Some Mothers sig tunecomp. anag.; ref. TV series ‘Some Mothers Do ’Ave ’Em’, signature tune of which used Morse code
VHCM. BarleyHere’s a set of firsts from me, outstanding regular soon eightyfirst letters & lit.
VHCC. J. BroughamCompetitive clue writer, extra extra specials in more
VHCP. DaunceyMan! Oysters could turn this walrus nastycomp. anag.; ref. ‘The W. and the Carpenter’
VHCW. DreverForemost of many Observer ‘regulars’ – solver extraordinaire?first letters & lit.
VHCR. J. HealdClue composer recalling cop?anag. less cop, & lit.
VHCM. HodgkinCarpenter’s mate perhaps getting bit (minus head) back out of hole in woodmortise less (b)it (rev.); ref. ‘The Walrus and the C.’
VHCJ. C. LeylandYou’ll find him dry wit, hard to beat in wordsmitherycomp. anag. incl. H, & lit.
VHCM. A. Macdonald-CooperOne famed for cracking clues showing incipient misery over ridiculous style ‘Endeavour’first letters; ref. Inspector M.
VHCD. F. ManleySee me eating unfortunate oyster not yet developedanag. less anag. in me, & lit.; ref. ‘The Walrus and the Carpenter’
VHCP. W. MarlowCook some explorer ultimately? Endeavour’s memorably associated with himanag. incl. r; ref. Capt James C. of ‘The Endeavour’ and E. Morse
VHCR. S. MorseThis top solver’s an erudite knight (with son entering too)s in More; ref. Sir Thomas More and RSM, son of CJM
VHCD. P. ShenkinCould this code, with a chip, be transformed into semaphoric?comp. anag.
VHCN. G. ShippobothamPrimum or secundum he’s amongst the foremost in coining ‘justes motshidden, first letters giving CJM
VHCR. C. Teuton‘Cluing Maestro ’08’? That could be —— at 80comp. anag. & lit.
VHCK. ThomasOne eating oysters with chips – a short bite?morse(l); ref. ‘The Walrus and the Carpenter’
VHCD. H. TompsettPuzzle-solver who’s something extra … enthralling in his style …S (in Morse code) in more
VHCA. J. WardropIn Azed competitions an ace & lit combines delicacy and a certain somethingi.e. Morse + lit = morsel it
VHCA. J. YoungWhat would help cope with loose braids – extra grips succeededs in more; morse2

HCs in competition 1906 awarded to:

D. K. ArnottV. DixonE. C. LanceW. Ransome
M. BarkerI. DoakW. F. MainD. Sargent
Dr P. M. J. BennettC. M. EdmundsL. F. MarzillierMrs R. Scott
J. G. BoothA. S. EverestP. McKennaD. J. Short
T. C. BorlandJ. FaircloughC. G. MillinI. Simpson
C. BoydC. D. S. & E. A. FieldA. J. MooreB. Solomons
K. BroughDr I. S. FletcherC. J. MorseP. L. Stone
Rev Canon C. M. BrounP. D. GaffeyR. A. NortonJ. R. Tozer
C. J. & M. P. ButlerR. GilbertF. R. PalmerMrs C. Velarde
P. CargillG. I. L. GraftonR. J. PalmerL. Ward
D. CarterMrs E. GreenawayG. S. ParsonsA. West
B. CheesmanJ. F. GrimshawM. L. PerkinsR. J. Whale
C. A. ClarkeP. HeffernanA. PlumbA. Whittaker
R. M. S. CorkP. F. HendersonDr T. G. PowellG. H. Willett
E. CrossMrs S. G. JohnsonA. M. PriceD. C. Williamson
N. C. DexterG. JohnstoneD. Price JonesDr E. Young