Snowball Question from Sunday 7th April 2013 - Draw 1

(C) In what year did the French penal colony on Devil's Island permanently closed?

1952

Question was answered incorrectly by Banter who gave me 1929.

Ticket holder was awarded
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£100.00 ~~or £5.00.

Snowball Question from Sunday 7th April 2013 - Draw 2

(Z|) In what year did the US prison population top one million for the first time in American history?

1994

Question was answered incorrectly by Pic n' Mix who gave me 1974.

Ticket holder was awarded
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£100.00~~ or £5.00.

Snowball Question from Sunday 7th April 2013 - Draw 3

(L)
In what year did the *SR-71
Blackbird* sets (and holds) the
record for flying from New
York to London in
the time of 1 hour, 54 minutes and 56.4 seconds at a speed of 1,435 mph?

1974

Question was answered incorrectly by The Hopefuls who gave me 1986.

Ticket holder was awarded
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£100.00~~ or £5.00.