Episode 134

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Episode 134 was broadcast on 3 April 1984, as part of Series 4.

David Gillespie played Gordon Cross, with David Gillespie winning 46 – 39. The Dictionary Corner guest was Nigel Rees, and the lexicographer was Julia Swannell.

Rounds

Rnd Selection David Gillespie Score Gordon Cross Others Max.
1 CWGSAEOHG WAGES 5 – 5 CAGES CASHEW*, SOCAGE 6
2 STSAAXIOH ataxis ☓ 5 – 11 HOISTS HOSTAS*, SHOATS* 12
3 CPDGAEEWM CAMPED 11 – 11 CAGED DECAMP*, GAWPED* 18
4 25 10 3 1 10 3 → 802 805
?
18 – 11 804 ☓

CV: 800 Best: 802 = (10 x 3 − 1) × (25 + 3) − 10

28
5 LBQEAVITS ABLEST 24 – 17 VIABLE ASTILBE*, BESTIAL*, STABILE* 35
6 SBGIOEFFJ BOGIES 30 – 23 BOGIES BEFOGS*, FOGIES*, GOBIES* 41
7 RPNUOBMET NUMBER 36 – 29 POUTER MOUNTER*, REMOUNT 48
8 50 9 6 4 7 8 → 760 760
?
46 – 29 761

Best: 760 = (8 + 7) × 50 + 6 + 4

58
9 RKAESTAFB 46 – 39 BREAKFAST
(3 seconds)
68
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