Show #3047 - Tuesday, November 25, 1997

Bob Harris game 3.


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Dave Zehner, a jury consultant from Chicago, Illinois

Jill Jones-Renger, a graduate teaching assistant from Columbus, Ohio

Bob Harris, a writer originally from Cleveland, Ohio (whose 2-day cash winnings total $22,300)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 1
In 1997 2 Dutch growers unveiled "Blackjack", the darkest species of this flower developed
    $100 9
When you have an amortized mortgage, most of the early payments go to pay this part of the loan
    $100 3
Scottish church, or actor Cameron
    $100 16
It's divided into 4 historical provinces: Connaught, Leinster, Munster & Ulster
    $100 21
The Coonawarra is a top wine region in this down under country
    $100 24
Her No. 1 hits include "Like A Prayer" & "Like A Virgin"
    $200 2
They're the 2 poles of a permanent bar magnet
    $200 10
U.S. firms operating in the investment field have to answer to the SEC, this group
    $200 7
The bride ties it; the groom has one in his stomach
    $200 17
It's the island on which you'd find Pearl Harbor
    $200 22
The Rishon Le-Zion area in this Middle Eastern country produces wines under the Carmel label
    $200 25
In 1989 this Miami Sound Machine singer released her first solo album "Cuts Both Ways"
    $300 4
This line of visible condensation of water droplets occurs in the wake of a jet aircraft
    $300 11
Spanish for a load or charge, it's the freight carried by a vessel
    $300 8
Tennis queen Billie Jean
    $300 18
It's home to Europe's highest active volcano
    $300 23
The Douro Valley in this country is an important port producer
    DD: $300 26
In 1987 this singer, heard here, became the first woman inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame: ("Freeway Of Love")
    $400 5
This outer planet discovered by Herschel has a 98-degree axial tilt & solstices 42 years apart
    $400 12
It's the most prevalent "eurocurrency"
    $400 14
Milne marsupial
    $400 19
In Canada the Northumberland Strait separates New Brunswick from this island province
    $400 29
The most famous grape variety used to make red wine is this Cabernet
    $400 27
Kurt Cobain's widow, she co-starred in the movie "The People vs. Larry Flynt"
    $500 6
Rotting meat may glow because bacteria exhibit the phenomenon called this
    $500 13
In this type of "fight", shareholders can vote in a board that will allow a takeover of the company
    $500 15
The Sunflower State, to your postman
    $500 20
We dare you to come up with the name of this island where Virginia Dare was born in 1587
    $500 30
For Italian Chianti, it's a "fiasco"
    $500 28
In 1997 this singer of "You Were Meant For Me" won the American Music Award for New Pop-Rock Artist

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

Bob Jill Dave
$1,400 -$200 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Bob Jill Dave
$2,400 $1,400 $1,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 2
Divisions of pipes on this instrument include great, swell, positive & pedal
    $200 3
This future Captain Kirk spurned the family garment business to boldly go on stage
    $200 17
A bit role as a mugger in "Death Wish" marked the film debut of this lanky star of "The Lost World"
    $200 1
Term for the 1916-1923 conflict over Ireland; Hamlet spoke of "A Sea Of" them
    $200 16
In 1996 "Civilization" was named the best of these, among those with a circulation of 100,000 - 400,000
    $200 23
The only Dr. Seuss title that fits the category, it seems like it could be painful to Dad
    $400 5
In 1761 this Pennsylvania statesman invented the glass harmonica
    $400 7
Maurice "Rocket" Richard & his brother Henri, the "Pocket Rocket", starred for this hometown hockey team
    $400 18
"Catch up" on this "ER" star's film career by renting "Return of the Killer Tomatoes!"
    $400 4
In 1997 Albanians rebelled after losing their savings in these financial schemes
    $400 22
In 1988, during the Iran-Contra investigation, this ex-Marine received an honorary degree from Liberty U.
    $400 24
Andy Warhol's Brillo boxes or Roy Lichtenstein's giant comic strip panels
    $600 6
This orchestral instrument is an octave higher than an ordinary flute
    $600 8
Humorist Stephen Leacock taught economics at this Montreal university for over 30 years
    $600 19
He was a diamond hunter in "Tarzan's Greatest Adventure" before finding "Diamonds Are Forever"
    $600 13
These medieval peasants were bound to the land, so they didn't get to catch many waves
    $600 26
The Hugo Award for this type of literature honors Hugo Gernsback, who coined the term
    $600 25
Shirley Temple took "A sweet trip to a candy shop" on this vessel
    DD: $1,000 9
Popular in northern India, it's the instrument seen here: (Alex "plays" the instrument)
    $800 11
This Montrealer of Scottish & French-Canadian descent was PM of Canada 1968-1979 & 1980-84
    $800 20
Bruce Dern played Bette Davis' decapitated young lover in this 1964 film, but keep it quiet
    $800 14
Around 30,000 B.C. these hyphenated Homo sapiens succeeded the Neanderthals in Europe
    $800 27
Awards are given by groups of "National Book Critics" & "New York Drama Critics" called these
    $800 29
When Jim Thorpe attended Carlisle Indian Industrial School, this man was his coach
    $1000 10
Slaves from western Africa are credited with bringing this stringed instrument to the New World
    DD: $1,000 12
He was a noted poet before writing moody songs like the following: "Everybody knows, the war is over..."
    $1000 21
This trumpeter played a drummer in "The Ten Commandments" before he formed the Tijuana Brass
    $1000 15
In this 1936-39 war, the Axis Powers supported the Nationalists & the USSR backed the Loyalists
    $1000 28
In 1996 the American Society of these architects gave awards to a bus shelter & a park
    $1000 30
A posturing person whose ostentatious attire makes him look like a parrot

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Bob Jill Dave
$11,400 $3,200 $2,200
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Critic Malcolm Cowley called it "a fable of the 1920s that has survived as a legend for other times"

Final scores:

Bob Jill Dave
$9,400 $4,401 $3,200
3-day champion: $31,700 2nd place: Trip to Plantation Inn, Ocho Rios, Jamaica 3rd place: Panasonic Digital Disc DVD Player

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Bob Jill Dave
$12,200 $3,200 $2,200
28 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
10 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $17,600

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