Episode 26

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Episode 26 was broadcast on 15 December 1982, as part of Series 1.

Jane McLeman played Maurice Daniels, with Jane McLeman winning 48 – 47. The Dictionary Corner guest was Kenneth Williams, the lexicographer was Mary, and the arithmetician was Linda Barrett.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Jane McLeman Score Maurice Daniels Others Max.
1 LXNOAIVPE PLAIN 5 – 5 PANEL EXPLAIN*, OPALINE* 7
2 NRICEDIBL BLINDER 12 – 5 BRIDLE BRINDLE* 14
3 TGOQSWEIN STEWING 19 – 12 STOWING TOWNIES*, TWINGES*, WESTING*, WIGEONS* 21
4 10 9 9 3 25 100 → 824 824
9 × 100 − 3 × 25 + 9 − 10
29 – 12 825


31
5 KBUGISEYG BUGGIES 36 – 19 BUGGIES 38
6 TLAIOSGAH GHOST 36 – 25 LATISH GOLIATHS* 46
7 NVIDAJEDU JADED 41 – 30 JIVED INVADED, UNAIDED* 53
8 3 9 8 9 3 50 → 114 116
(9 + 3) × 9 + 8
48 – 37 112
(3 − (9 − 8)) × 50 + 9 + 3

LB: 114 = 50 × 3 − (9 × 3 + 9)

63
9 EFMPREICT 48 – 47 IMPERFECT
(29 seconds)
73


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