Episode 1239

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Episode 1239 was broadcast on 25 February 1992, as part of Series 23.

Stephen McGeown played Brad Marcus, with Stephen McGeown winning 52 – 24. The Dictionary Corner guest was Sylvia Syms, and the lexicographer was Freda Thornton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Stephen McGeown Score Brad Marcus Others Max.
1 LTROECZCA CRATE 0 – 6 ZEALOT ACROLECT* 8
2 RQTEINJAM MINARET 7 – 6 MARINE MERANTI*, RAIMENT* 15
3 RGSWEOAHR HOARSER 14 – 13 GROWERS WARHORSE* 23
4 50 3 7 1 1 3 → 168 168
(50 + 7) × 3 − 3
24 – 13 173


33
5 CSLOAPXOT COATS 29 – 18 LOOPS CAPOTS*, COSTAL*, OCTALS*, POSTAL, TAXOLS* 39
6 NSGEALDVO DANGLES 36 – 18 GLOVED DONGLES*, GLANDES*, LOVAGES, SLANGED*, SNAVLED* 46
7 SBHEAPTOM BATHES 42 – 24 BATHES APOTHEMS* 54
8 25 4 2 6 1 4 → 932 42 – 24

CV: 936 Best: 932 = (25 + 1) × 6 × (4 + 2) − 4

64
9 SPLITPIES SLIPPIEST
(10.25 seconds)
52 – 24 74
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