Scripps National Spelling Bee

Thomas Aldridge

The Clarksburg Exponent-Telegram
Clarksburg, West Virginia


RoundCorrect SpellingSpelling Given
2wearisomewearisome
3framboiseframboise


Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee
Winning word in qualifying local spellingbee:pasteurize
Other words spelled correctly in local competition:kuruma
knavery
contiguous
ostentatious
picaresque
tarragon
hippopotamus
beleaguer
extravaganza
verboten