Episode 795

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Episode 795 was broadcast on 10 August 1988, as part of Series 16.

Mary Slade played Jenny Haldane, with Jenny Haldane winning 55 – 28. The Dictionary Corner guest was Ned Sherrin, and the lexicographer was Freda Thornton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Mary Slade Score Jenny Haldane Others Max.
1 MSRAECGID CREAMS 6 – 6 IMAGES DISGRACE, GRIMACED, GRIMACES 8
2 GKNGAIOJA KING 6 – 12 JOKING GINGKO, GINKGO, KAINGA* 14
3 RRTEUALST STATUE 6 – 19 TURTLES LUSTRATE*, RATTLERS, STARTLER* 22
4 75 5 8 6 2 9 → 480 480
(75 + 5) × 6
16 – 29 480
(75 + 5) × 6


32
5 KNLKIOUDR DRINK 21 – 34 ROUND DRUNK, KNURL*, KUKRI*, LURID* 37
6 HVMIOAYGU GUM 21 – 38 GAMY OUGIYA* 43
7 LSYSRAEOM MORASS 21 – 45 ARMLESS MAYORESS* 51
8 25 10 3 5 4 5 → 541 540
(5 × 4 + 5 − 3) × 25 − 10
28 – 45

CV: 540

58
9 PEERSEXIT 28 – 55 EXPERTISE
(3.75 seconds)
68
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