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Thinking man's sport Jaspistos IN COMPETITION NO. 2146 you were invited to supply a description of an event in which the sports writer's tendency to intellectual pretension is very evident. In...Read more
Paracrostic Jaspistos IN COMPETITION NO. 2116 you were asked for a poem in which the initial letters in each line reproduce the letters of the first line in their correct order. It's nearly 25...Read more
Report by Jaspistos: Competitors were ask- ed for an extract from a description of a sporting event by a correspondent badly af- flicted with stylistic floridity. The Wimbledon passage 1 quoted...Read more
SCOTCH WHISKY vv COMPETITION l 2VM SCOTCH WHISt(Y Poem for a pair Jaspistos I n Competition No. 1686 you were in- vited to write a poem in celebration of a famous pair— such as Flanagan and...Read more
u RA IS LE OF COMPETITION Special pleading Jaspistos IN COMPETITION NO. 1929 you were invited to provide an extract from a speech by the counsel for a litigant suing for dam- ages in a...Read more
Lessons of an absolutely super birthday party AUBERON WAUGH O n Sunday we learned how Sir Pere- grine Worsthorne, in order to celebrate the 50th birthday of Mrs John Birt a week ear- lier,...Read more
Report by Hilary Brett - Smith The following have been tried out for the Third Programme. A prize of f5 was offered for extracts (not more than 200 words) from the Talks Producer's confidential...Read more