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No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
200 Jan 1976The Extra Guest (minus CC) Letters Latent29


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstR. M. S. CorkHe, the Sir at sea(Sir Francis) Chichester; anag. & lit.
SecondMrs P. R. L. HeathHe flew over the drink(John) Alcock; kola (rev.) & lit.
ThirdD. V. HarryA right good party – eliminating Roman numbers gave me joyCaradoc; a r A do
VHCR. B. AdcockClubman – the bird I abandoned in lodgings kicked backPickwick; k(I)wi in kip (rev.), & lit.
VHCC. Allen BakerI’ll give you recipe put together with satisfactory conclusion(Fanny) Craddock; r add OK, & lit.
VHCMrs A. R. BradfordRoyal heir – ER plans change?Prince Charles; anag.
VHCRev C. M. BrounHe’d look with eye round aboutCyclops; lo in spy (rev.), & lit.
VHCJ. A. BulleyBen? A high place, featured in more than one summitChurchill; Hur hill; ref. Yalta, etc.
VHCG. H. S. CrosbyFormer Harwell director approved opening of reactors frequently(John) Cockroft; OK + r + oft
VHCA. L. DennisIn play he made the first savage cut; a rousing appeal followsCasca; a + SA; ref. Julius Caesar
VHCS. GoldieCaptain to be content with no roar at seaCorcoran; anag.; ref. H.M.S. Pinafore, ‘And with you we’re quite content’
VHCE. M. HornbyJust a puppet, little power in StatePinocchio; P in Ohio
VHCW. JacksonA rebel like Lloyd George. Nothing moreCaradoc; a rad. 0
VHCG. JohnstoneOne who located many a divine fabulous bird. Popular?(John) Crockford; rok Ford; ref. car, C.’s Clerical Directory
VHCN. KemmerShe cooks a great fowl with a divine stuffing(Fanny) Craddock; a DD in rok
VHCR. E. KimmonsRohan’s out: he made lots of big hits(C. B.) Cochran; anag.; ref. R. Kanhai, cricketer
VHCJ. R. KirbyThe French people, beginning to ebb, arose and united for him(Georges) Clemenceau; le men + first letters & lit.
VHCA. D. LeggeBackwoodsman conditioned to trek(Davy) Crockett; anag.
VHCH. W. MassinghamFeeling low pulse enlightened hospital nurseGlumdalclitch; glum dal lit H; ref. Gulliver’s Travels
VHCC. G. MillinLearned monarch, extraordinarily blue – reason: losing male heirBeauclerc; anag. less son; nickname of Henry I
VHCC. J. MorseEnticer’s victim? She was oneLucrece; luree
VHCJ. L. MossMarvellous mater – gossip about pater nearly all bunkum(J. R.) Capablanca; pa bla(h) in ana; chess player
VHCF. E. NewloveHenry invested in Algerian port; his young ladies had it all(C. B.) Cochran; H in Oran
VHCH. R. SandersShortly before I lean back, I look after the musicCecilia; a I lie (rev.); patron saint of music
VHCW. J. M. ScotlandFunny one with name: Half Hour King?(Tony) Hancock; anag. of a n ho(ur) K, & lit.; ref. H.’s Half Hour
VHCC. C. D. ShuteHey, what about this? A pair of spectacles, leg before. His cricket was a caution!Pinocchio; pin + hi! in OO, Jiminy Cricket
VHCM. C. SousterI worked in a circus ring, second to noneCoco; O o
VHCJ. B. SweetingBrain-teaser; when confused, mutter ‘A drink!’Derrick Macnutt; anag.; real name of Ximenes
VHCG. A. TomlinsonEnticement to leader from EtruriaLucrece; lure + E, & lit.

HCs in competition 200 awarded to:

A. J. AllsworthP. DrummondG. JonesE. R. Riddle
W. BarrowE. G. DurhamMrs M. KissenT. E. Sanders
A. G. BogieD. EvansDr R. MajdalanyMrs J. Saunders
N. M. BrownJ. A. FinckenD. F. ManleyW. K. M. Slimmings
A. J. BulmanA. G. FlemingS. M. MansellM. D. Speigel
E. J. BurgeS. P. FlittonL. MayF. Spurr
C. O. ButcherB. FrancoD. I. MorganBrig R. F. E. Stoney
D. A. H. ByattH. J. GodwinR. A. MostynR. I. Sutherland
R. S. CaffynA. H. HarkerD. S. NagleD. J. Thorpe
Mrs M. J. CansfieldK. M. HarreF. R. PalmerA. F. Toms
A. CraggsA. HodgsonR. J. PalmerJ. Walton
D. A. CrosslandS. HolgateM. G. Powell-DaviesJ. Webster
Cdr H. H. L. DicksonMrs E. J. HolmesT. ProctorRev C. D. Westbrook
J. H. DingwallP. H. JohnsonR. G. RaeD. C. Williamson