Show #3939 - Thursday, October 18, 2001


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Jay Smith, a student from Knoxville, Tennessee

Jeanne Kirk, an IT manager from Hackettstown, New Jersey

Ulhas Rajurkar, a human resources specialist from Lorton, Virginia (whose 1-day cash winnings total $4,599)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Want you to name the show when we give you some...)
    $100 1
This woman seen here met her future husband at a D.C. dinner party in 1951
    $100 11
In the U.S. there are over 5 times as many of these sub franchises as Blimpies
    $100 12
"See ya here on the Feud"
    $100 17
Despite his efforts, Texas voted to secede from the Union & forced him from office in March 1861
    $100 18
Past stars for this team include Truck Robinson & Charles Barkley
    $100 6
He was "watching you" in "1984" & you might've watched it in 2000 as a TV reality show
    $200 2
As a child, this first lady seen here grew up living a half-mile from her future husband
    $200 21
You have to soft serve up between $20,000 & $35,000 to get into this top ice cream franchise in the U.S.
    $200 13
"Don't forget to tell 'em Groucho sent ya"
    $200 20
He replaced David Lee Roth as Van Halen's lead singer, at least for a while
    $200 19
Founded in 1885, this Tempe institution was originally called the Arizona Territorial Normal School
    $200 7
Aykroyd & Belushi were the original men in black playing these movie musicians
    $300 3
This first lady seen here was portrayed on film by Joan Allen in 1995
    $300 22
You can really get P.O.ed with this major franchise whose name ends in "Etc."
    $300 14
"Bye bye, and I hope you always get the date that you really want"
    $300 28
He was ABC News' chief White House correspondent from 1977 to 1989
    $300 25
Wyatt Earp moved to this Arizona town in 1879; 2 years later, he did "O.K." in a gunfight
    $300 8
The famous boxing expert & TV personality seen here
    $400 4
She's the former class valedictorian seen here with her daughter
    $400 23
Judi Sheppard Missett founded this "jazzy" franchise that claims to be the world's largest fitness program
    $400 15
"This is Bob Barker, hoping all your consequences are happy ones"
    $400 29
The cousin of an early president, or a prize-winning beer
    $400 26
"Well I'm a standin' on a corner in Winslow, Arizona" in this 1972 Eagles hit
    $400 9
It's the numerical nickname for singer James Brown
    $500 5
In 1875 this woman seen here was put in a sanitarium, but she was deemed sane a year later
    $500 24
There are about 4,000 of these professional tool & equipment franchises attached to the U.S.
    DD: $500 16
"Caveat emptor. Let the buyer beware"
    $500 30
He served as speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives for 17 years, the longest term ever
    $500 27
In 2000 this Arizona senator's "Straight Talk Express" ran off the rails after the GOP primaries
    $500 10
Depression-era antherm containing the lyric "Once I built a railroad, I made it run, I made it race against time"

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 16):

Ulhas Jeanne Jay
$2,500 $300 $200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ulhas Jeanne Jay
$4,100 $2,000 $800

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: That's a good subject!)
(Alex: Some of it probably hasn't happened yet!)
    $200 1
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew is at the Orange County Fair.) I'm waiting for the big race with Porkbiscuit, Pig-O-War & this pig who led the revolt at "Animal Farm"
    $200 6
(Hi, I'm Randy Travis, here at the Hollywood Bowl.) On August 23, 1964 18,000 frenzied fans got to see this group in their Hollywood Bowl debut
    $200 14
Silver chloride:
    $200 13
This New Zealand fish isn't quite as appealing when it's called a slimehead
    $200 12
In 1970 he crossed the Atlantic on Ra II to prove the ancient Egyptians could have sailed to America
    $200 11
It's the pastry seen here
    $400 2
"Meet the Tiger!" was the first of many books by Leslie Charteris to feature this hero, AKA Simon Templar
    $400 7
"Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head" went to No. 1 after it was featured in this 1969 film
    $400 20
(Vat you call saltpeter) Potassium nitrate:
    $400 19
From 1962 to 1971 Operation Ranch Hand used this notorious chemical defoliant
    $400 25
In this country in 1992, extremists destroyed a 400-year-old Muslim mosque built on the believed site of Rama's birth
    $400 15
If your feet turn in, bird-brain, you're considered this
    DD: $700 3
H.G. Wells subtitled this 1895 classic "An Invention"
    $600 8
That's Brian Wilson singing in the background on this duo's 1963 hit "Surf City"
    $600 21
Magnesium carbonate:
    $600 22
This 1962 novel includes a glossary of Nadsat language
    $600 26
(Sofia of the Clue Crew is at Sea World in San Diego.) Europeans learned about penguins from this Portuguese explorer, the namesake of these ---- penguins
    $600 16
These 2 hairstyles that have the hair all drawn back, either loose or braided, & cinched, may be found on a farmer's daughter
    $800 4
All of the action of this novel takes place on June 16, 1904 in Dublin
    $800 9
This group's 1968 album "Waiting for the Sun" included a poem, "The Celebration of the Lizard King"
    $800 29
(To kill ze insects) Copper arsenate:
    $800 23
This orange-flavored liqueur that's made from dried orange peel can be blue in color
    $800 27
Fleeing the Romans in 195 B.C., Hannibal took refuge with King Antiochus III in what's now this Mideast country
    $800 17
You enter the Magnolia Saloon in Coulterville, California through this type of swinging doors
    $1000 5
It's the last name of father & son novelists Kingsley & Martin
    $1000 10
Little-known artists Janis Joplin & Jimi Hendrix made big impressions at this 1967 festival
    $1000 30
Sodium bromide:
    DD: $4,000 24
This royal was born in The Hague in 1650 & died in London in 1702
    $1000 28
On Feb. 12, 1912 the rule of the Manchu dynasty ended when this emperor abdicated
    $1000 18
Feline nickname of the wire touching the crystal on the old-style radio seen here

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ulhas Jeanne Jay
$9,600 $3,800 $8,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

This organization is headquartered at 1776 D Street, NW Washington, D.C.

Final scores:

Ulhas Jeanne Jay
$19,200 $7,600 $16,600
2-day champion: $23,799 3rd place: Trip to Harvest Inn, Napa Valley, California 2nd place: 7-night Costa Caribbean Cruise

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Ulhas Jeanne Jay
$9,500 $3,800 $5,600
28 R
(including 2 DDs),
10 W
13 R,
2 W
12 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W

Combined Coryat: $18,900

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Game tape date: 2001-08-22
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