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The Advertiser - SA Weekend - - OPENERS - BY MARTY SMITH

1 Who was South Australia’s gov­er­nor from 1961 to 1968? 2 In which Euro­pean city is the Trevi Foun­tain? 3 In which New Zealand city were the 1974 Com­mon­wealth Games held? 4 How many points are on the Mercedes-benz star? 5 Who won the 1987 Aus­tralian For­mula One Grand Prix in Ade­laide? 6 What did US au­thor Mark Twain de­scribe as “the most beau­ti­ful thing, and the most ex­quis­ite, in na­ture”? 7 In which year was the first Melbourne Cup? 8 In which town were the first ho­tel poker ma­chines in South Australia launched in March, 1993? 19 What is Prime Min­is­ter Ju­lia Gil­lard’s mid­dle name? 20 Which Lerner and Loewe mu­si­cal is based on the leg­end of King Arthur? 21 In which coun­try was Ade­laide ra­dio iden­tity Bob Fran­cis born in 1939? 22 What kind of crea­ture is a rudd? 23 What was the mid­dle name of English au­thor Jerome K. Jerome? 24 What is the meat of a deer called? 25 But­ter­fly is a stroke in which sport? 26 Who plays the ti­tle role in the 1968 film Bar­barella? 27 In 1926, Gertrude Ederle be­came the first woman to do what? 28 Who is Rus­sia’s Prime Min­is­ter?

35 Which tele­vi­sion pro­gram opened with the words: “Get ready Australia for a pot­pourri of jazz, piz­zazz and even some old-fash­ioned raz­za­matazz”? 36 Who recorded the 1986 al­bum Grace­land? 37 What the sym­bol for the el­e­ment cobalt? 38 Who is the chief ex­ec­u­tive of­fi­cer of Face­book? 39 Which coun­try won the Davis Cup in 2011? 40 What is a young deer called? 41 The Pe­chora Sea is to the north of which coun­try? 42 Which con­stel­la­tion of stars is said to look like a hunter? 43 Phoenix, An­gel and Madi­son are the chil­dren of which for­mer Spice Girl?

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