Episode 149

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Episode 149 was broadcast on 30 April 1984, as part of Series 4.

Robert Richland played Sydney Price, with Robert Richland winning 34 – 29. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gyles Brandreth, and the lexicographer was Julia Swannell.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Robert Richland Score Sydney Price Others Max.
1 BRESURELI BERRIES 7 – 0 REBUS BRUISER, BURLIER, LEISURE, SURLIER* 7
2 EUUSLSEBA BASES 7 – 6 ABUSES SUBLEASE* 15
3 WIFSEOHSE SHOWS 7 – 12 FISHES WISHES 21
4 25 8 8 9 3 9 → 164 164
(8 − 9 ÷ 9) × 25 − 8 − 3
17 – 12 167


31
5 EOANBTUGS TUNES 22 – 17 BONUS GUNBOATS, SUBAGENT* 39
6 RITUDSEIK STUDIER 29 – 24 SKIRTED DIRTIES*, DUIKERS*, DUSKIER*, DUSTIER* 46
7 EUGBAUTJV VAGUE 34 – 29 VAGUE BEAUT*, BEGAT* 51
8 75 1 8 6 8 7 → 260 242 34 – 29

Best: 260 = 8 × 7 × 6 − 75 − 1

61
9 DEREIRTGG 34 – 29 TRIGGERED 71
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