Episode 219

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Episode 219 was broadcast on 30 November 1984, as part of Series 5.

John Wallace played Margaret Johnson, with John Wallace winning 32 – 23. The Dictionary Corner guest was Eve Pollard, and the lexicographer was Yvonne Warburton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection John Wallace Score Margaret Johnson Others Max.
1 TEGSADMIT MIDGETS 7 – 0 STAGED AGISTED*, GAMIEST*, MATIEST*, MISDATE, SIGMATE* 7
2 PUNSOGBER SPONGER 14 – 0 bongers ☓ BURGEONS 15
3 JWNELASBE JEWELS 14 – 7 ENABLES 22
4 25 3 5 1 1 4 → 739 14 – 7 703

CV: 734/744 Best: 740 = (25 × 3 − 1) × (5 + 4 + 1)

29
5 TXUINWAFO FAINT 19 – 12 TOXIN AUXIN*, FOUNT*, TAXON*, TWAIN, UNFIT*, UNFIX* 34
6 NEBSIGROL IGNORES 26 – 12 BORING IGNOBLER*, OBLIGERS*, SOBERING 42
7 HEADSITBN HINTED 32 – 18 BATHES ABSINTHE*, BANDIEST, BANISHED, HANDIEST* 50
8 75 7 8 1 1 9 → 792 766 32 – 23 799
(9 + 1) × 75 + (8 − 1) × 7

CV: 792 = (75 + 8 + 7 − 1 − 1) × 9

60
9 LTRWLAFAE 32 – 23 WATERFALL 70
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