Episode 1126

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Episode 1126 was broadcast on 21 March 1991, and was the first quarter-final of Series 21.

Jackie McLeod played Lew Schwarz, with Jackie McLeod winning 55 – 33. The Dictionary Corner guest was Sally James, and the lexicographer was Judy Pearsall.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Jackie McLeod Score Lew Schwarz Others Max.
1 GDWFEAIBT FIDGET 6 – 6 BAITED GIFTED*, WAFTED*, WAITED, WIDGET 6
2 SPZEOYITR RIPOSTE 13 – 6 reposit ☓ PYRITES*, ROPIEST*, STRIPEY* 13
3 GCAUFSEON CONFUSE 20 – 6 UNSAFE FUNGOES* 20
4 100 8 1 1 7 2 → 820 820
8 × 100 + (2 + 1) × 7 − 1
30 – 16 820
8 × 100 + (2 + 1) × 7 − 1


30
5 GMLEILURC umbelli ☓ 30 – 16 gimbel ☓ CERIUM*, CULLER*, GRILLE*, ILLUME*, LIGULE, MILLER*, MULLER*, REGULI*, UGLIER* 36
6 NRSEETLIW WINTERS 37 – 23 WINTERS ENLISTER*, LISTENER 44
7 DPHOERANT PRONATED 45 – 23 OPERAND ORPHANED*, PHONATED* 52
8 100 8 2 4 3 1 → 647 647
(100 + 8) × (4 + 2) − 1
55 – 33 647
(100 + 8) × (4 + 2) − 1


62
9 LUNARTONC 55 – 33 NOCTURNAL 72
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