Episode 385

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Episode 385 was broadcast on 11 March 1986, as part of Series 8.

Tony Clarke played Margaret Crompton, with Tony Clarke winning 46 – 30. The Dictionary Corner guest was Bill Tidy, and the lexicographer was Julia Swannell.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Tony Clarke Score Margaret Crompton Others Max.
1 OATWDRASD TOWARDS 7 – 7 TOWARDS DASTARD*, DOTARDS* 7
2 GTXTLIAUE EXALT 12 – 7 EXIT TEXTUAL* 14
3 EEBVGDAUR bagged ☓ 12 – 7 braver ☓ BEDEGUAR* 22
4 25 100 9 7 8 4 → 404 404
8 × 25 × (9 − 7) + 4
22 – 17 404
(7 + 9) × 25 + 4


32
5 TLSMSIOIE MISSILE 29 – 24 MISSILE SLIMIEST 40
6 UARLINJMO MAJOR 29 – 30 MARLIN JOURNAL, UNMORAL* 47
7 STNCREOEA CORNETS 36 – 30 CRATES CAROTENES 65
8 75 100 2 4 3 8 → 554 36 – 30

CV: 554 = 75 × 8 − 100 ÷ 2 + 4

75
9 aceegirtt* CIGARETTE
(20.5 seconds)
46 – 30 85
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