Show #3005 - Friday, September 26, 1997


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Lynn Kusnierz, a magazine editor from New York City, New York

Pete Vodola, an attorney from Newtown, Connecticut

Bob Willoughby, a computer programming student from Madison, Wisconsin (whose 3-day cash winnings total $36,001)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 21
    $100 11
This former TV Conehead plays a human romancing an alien in "3rd Rock From The Sun"
    $100 1
Ivory soap or Molly Brown
    $100 16
The battles on this front ran from Liege in 1914 to the 2nd battle of the Marne in 1918; it was rarely quiet
    $100 26
Leroy was the middle name of this cartoonist, "Believe It Or Not"
    $100 6
As mayor of New York City, Fernando Wood helped create this wooded area
    $200 22
Plantar arch,
    DD: $300 12
(Hi, I'm Victoria Rowell.) During the daytime, I play D.B. Winters on "Y & R"; at night, A.B. Livingston on this Dick Van Dyke series
    $200 2
Got milk!
    $200 17
This treaty that ended WWI was repudiated by Hitler in 1935
    $200 27
It's the middle & more familiar name of playwright Marvin Simon
    $200 7
In this Iowan's 1929 painting "Woman With Plants", the woman is his mother
    $300 23
Parietal lobe,
    $300 13
Ray Wise played Reese & Peyton's dad on "Savannah" & Laura Palmer's father on this series
    $300 3
"Leading" man in a theater, or at a wedding
    $300 18
4 of this U.S. air ace's 26 confirmed victories were balloons
    $300 28
Yo! His middle name is either Enzio or Gardenzio, depending on whom you ask
    $300 8
Leonard Wood lost the 1920 Republican nomination to this man who went on to win the presidency
    $400 24
    $400 14
Cicely Tyson guest-starred on the first episode of this Chad Everett hospital series in 1969
    $400 4
Two words of 6 & 4 letters
(6, 4 inverted)
    $400 19
The Danton was sunk, but the French battleship named for this "Candide" author survived the war
    $400 29
It was the middle name of author Ralph Ellison & essayist Ralph Emerson, for whom he was named
    $400 9
She dubbed her system "Reading Dynamics"
    $500 25
Renal cortex
    $500 15
This Melanie Griffith film about a spunky secretary spawned a 1990 sitcom starring Sandra Bullock
    $500 5
Pope up for renewal
    $500 20
Nicknamed for the granddaughter of arms maker Alfred Krupp, this howitzer weighed 43 tons
    $500 30
This middle name of James Hoffa is as puzzling as his disappearance
    $500 10
Born Natasha Gurdin in 1938, she acted under this name

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 15):

Bob Pete Lynn
$2,700 $300 $600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Bob Pete Lynn
$5,200 $900 $900

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 6
In 1997 this author of "The Firm" & "The Rainmaker" published a new legal thriller, "The Partner"
    $200 1
Except for its coast, Bangladesh is almost entirely surrounded by this country
    $200 16
The name of the alb, a vestment worn by priests, is derived from a Latin word for this color
    $200 10
"Roman" was this director's 1984 autobiograpy
    $200 26
In 1996 an iceberg the size of Rhode Island broke off the coast of this continent
    $200 21
He performed with Crosby, Stills & Nash in 1970 & with Pearl Jam 25 years later
    $400 7
His grandfather Thomas Gore was a senator from Oklahoma
    $400 2
Monte Cervino is the Italian name for this peak, located in the Alps & copied in Anaheim
    $400 17
From Yiddish, for a wooden beam, it describes a person so clumsy he might bump into one
    DD: $2,300 11
Director seen here:
    $400 27
It's the home town of Casey's baseball team in the poem "Casey At The Bat"
    DD: $3,000 22
Heard here, this singer hails from the small prairie town of Consort:

"Constant cravings..."
    $600 8
Astronaut Dave Bowman is brought back to life in his recent novel "3001: The Final Odyssey"
    $600 3
Provinces of this country include El Oro, Chimborazo & Colon or the Galapagos Islands
    $600 18
The name of this tent fabric comes from a Dutch word for "cloth", not from a web-footed bird
    $600 12
The Swedish Film Institute honors excellence in filmmaking with an annual prize named for this director
    $600 28
It was the Chicago Tribune's erroneous 1948 election night headline
    $600 23
Jazz musician Maynard Ferguson is renowned for his high, squealing tone on this instrument
    $800 9
This "Bonfire of the Vanities" author once tried out as a pitcher for the New York Giants
    $800 4
Beersheba is one of the main cities of this desert region of Israel
    $800 19
"When they begin" this dance, they should know its name is from the French for a flirtation
    $800 13
In "Platoon" Charlie Sheen's character Chris was based on this man, who directed the film
    $800 30
It's the total number of dots on a pair of dice
    $800 24
In 1974 Neil Peart joined Alex Lifeson & Geddy Lee as this trio "hurried" toward fame
    $1000 15
Like her heroine Kay Scarpetta, this author once worked for the chief medical examiner's office in Virginia
    $1000 5
One of Puerto Rico's major rivers shares its name with this estuary that separates Uruguay & Argentina
    $1000 20
The name of this xylophone that originated in Africa may be from the Kimbundu language
    $1000 14
Through 1996 he starred in all of the films he directed with the exception of "Breezy" & "Bird"
    $1000 29
It's the only U.S. state whose name has one syllable
    $1000 25
A 1993 film was actually "Thirty Two Short Films About" this pianist known for interpreting Bach

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Bob Pete Lynn
$13,000 $9,400 $2,900

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Final Jeopardy! Round

This group that first met in 1942 didn't get a permanent chairman until 1949

Final scores:

Bob Pete Lynn
$7,199 $18,800 $5,799
2nd place: Trip to Hotel Melia Victoria, Palma de Majorca, Spain New champion: $18,800 3rd place: Pair of Wittnauer International Watches

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Coryat scores:

Bob Pete Lynn
$13,300 $4,900 $2,900
31 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
16 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
7 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $21,100

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