Episode 83

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Episode 83 was broadcast on 21 September 1983, as part of Series 3.

Madge Newall played Harry Venet, with Harry Venet winning 57 – 12. The Dictionary Corner guest was Ned Sherrin, and the lexicographer was Yvonne Warburton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Madge Newall Score Harry Venet Others Max.
1 BSEAFIAVD  ? ? – ?  ? ABASED*, ABIDES*, ADVISE*, BIASED* 6
2 EIWYMALTE  ? ? – ?  ? MEATILY* 13
3 MOETDSIFG  ? ? – ?  ? EGOTISM*, FIDGETS*, FOISTED*, MIDGETS*, MODISTE* 20
4 50 10 8 1 3 5 → 291 ? ? – ? ?

Best: 291 = (50 + 10) × 5 − 8 − 1

30
5 AENRSASGU  ? ? – ?  ? ASSUAGER* 38
6 CHOICEHSU  ? ? – ?  ? CHOICES*, COUCHES* 45
7 IEYRLTOUP  ? ? – ?  ? OUTLIER*, POLITER*, POULTRY* 52
8 100 25 4 2 4 6 → 527 ? 12 – 47 ?

Best: 527 = (100 − 4 − 4) × 6 − 25

62
9 GINNAHPEP 12 – 57 HAPPENING
(5.5 seconds)
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