Episode 1297

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Episode 1297 was broadcast on 14 August 1992, as part of Series 24.

Norman Christian played Julian Gale, with Norman Christian winning 53 – 17. The Dictionary Corner guest was Philip Franks, and the lexicographer was Judy Pearsall.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Norman Christian Score Julian Gale Others Max.
1 DWRAOKSUR DRAWS 5 – 5 WARDS ARDOUR, ARROWS* 6
2 SBLEOTSIM ISLETS 11 – 5 mistle ☓ LISSOME*, MITOSES*, MOBILES*, MOLESTS*, SOMITES* 13
3 NTFEOUSWR FORTUNES 19 – 5 UNREST 21
4 25 1 3 6 7 4 → 652 651
(4 × 25 + 7 + 1) × 6 + 3
26 – 5 650

CV: 652 = (7 × 25 − (3 − 1) × 6) × 4

31
5 LNYAGIAMN LAYING 32 – 5 MAIL ANGINAL, INYANGA*, MYALGIA 38
6 KLTEEOVBA EVOKE 37 – 10 TABLE KEELBOAT* 46
7 SMHIIARLU MURALS 43 – 10 LAIRS/LIARS SHIURIM*, SIMILAR 53
8 25 1 10 5 3 8 → 768 43 – 17 767
(3 × 10 + 1) × 25 − 8

CV: 768 = (10 × 25 + 5 + 1) × 3

63
9 DECENTMOM COMMENTED
(5.75 seconds)
53 – 17 73
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