Show #3071 - Monday, December 29, 1997


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Janine Menhennet, a homemaker from Pasadena, California

Tom Geoffino, a librarian from North Haven, Connecticut

Hugh Palmer, a voiceover artist from Los Angeles, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $4,100)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 6
This taro root paste is available in a powder, so you can bring some home from Maui
    $100 1
In 1941 this movie studio gave us "Dumbo"; in 1995 it released "Operation Dumbo Drop"
    $100 21
"The cow is of the bovine ilk; one end is moo the other" this
    $100 11
[video clue]
    $100 26
Japan's most sacred mountain, or the brand of film one may use to photograph it
    $100 16
Ringo's Renaults & Rolls-Royces
    $200 7
Often filled with fried oysters, a po' boy is a Louisiana type of this item named for an earl
    $200 2
Angela Cartwright of "The Danny Thomas Show" & "Lost In Space" played Brigitta Von Trapp in this film
    $200 22
Nash coined the word "Cleopatricide" in his quatrain about this snake
    $200 12
[video clue]
    $200 27
Holy Moses! The monastery of St. Catherine at the base of this mountain dates back 14 centuries
    $200 17
Hirsch's beers
    $300 8
This ingredient that comes from ruminants' stomachs gives Philadelphia Pepper Pot its distinctive flavor
    DD: $500 3
"(Hi, I'm Benjamin Salisbury) I appeared in this 1992 film that inspired the creation of a real-life hockey team"
    $300 23
In "Reflections on Ice-Breaking", he wrote that "Candy is dandy but" this "is quicker"
    $300 13
[video clue]
    $300 28
In 1987 thousands participated in the harmonic convergence on this dormant double-peaked Calif. volcano
    $300 18
Sharon's sultry sighs
    $400 9
A favorite in New England, red flannel hash gets its color from these red veggies
    $400 4
An animatronic dolphin & 3 real dolphins named McGuyver, Jake & Fatman shared this title role in a 1996 film
    $400 24
"God in his wisdom made" this insect "and then forgot to tell us why"
    $400 14
[video clue]
    $400 29
Everyone in the Chagga tribe of Tanzania sleeps with his or her head toward this sacred peak
    $400 19
O'Donnell's teapot covers
    $500 10
Craig Claiborne said, "There are more recipes for" this "bread than there are magnolia trees in the South"
    $500 5
This TV "Golden Girl" hit the big screen as Sly Stallone's mom in "Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot"
    $500 25
In his poem "The Baby", Nash remarked, "A bit of" this "is always walcum"
    $500 15
[video clue]
    $500 30
Pele, the goddess of volcanoes, lives in the inner crater of this volcano on Mauna Loa's southeast slope
    $500 20
Tom's contusions

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Hugh Tom Janine
$1,000 -$300 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Hugh Tom Janine
$1,500 $700 $3,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 10
Costa Rica has coasts on these 2 bodies of water
    $200 14
You'll have a peachy-keen time at this state's peach festival in Fort Valley
    $200 19
The Lincoln Home National Historic Site covers 4 blocks in this capital city
    $200 24
Whether you want a "complete" or an "easy going" workout, she has over 20 videos to choose from
    $200 1
He wrote half of the 48 pieces in his "Well-Tempered Clavier" in Cothen, the other half in Leipzig
    $200 5
Of befuddled, vagrant or having a fuzzy rear end, what bumfuzzled means
    $400 11
You may dine on ants' eggs at a restaurant in this country's capital of Vientiane
    $400 15
Sedalia, Missouri has a June festival honoring this "King of Ragtime" who once studied music there
    $400 20
The "White House of the Confederacy" in Richmond was home to this leader
    $400 25
"Today" she's the principal anchor with Stone Phillips of "Dateline NBC"
    $400 2
At the time of his death, Beethoven was working on this number symphony
    $400 6
Singultus is a fancy name for this involuntary spasm of the diaphragm
    $600 12
This group of about 600 islets & islands is located between Grenada & St. Vincent
    $600 16
In August these "reclusive" crabs compete in a Miss Crustacean beauty pageant in Ocean City, N.J.
    $600 21
In 1901 he was sworn in as president at the Wilcox Mansion in Buffalo, New York
    $600 26
This figure skater turned sportscaster performed the first triple jump in competition
    $600 3
Debussy had also planned an interlude & finale to this tone poem, but only wrote the prelude
    $600 7
"Shrubbery" word for what you do to a bet to reduce or eliminate your risk
    $800 13
Tourists to this country visit Ambergris Caye, Mayan ruins & the world's second-largest barrier reef
    $800 17
Join this country superstar for a Smoky Mountain Christmas at her theme park in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
    $800 22
Carpenters' Hall in Philadelphia was the meeting place for this delegation in 1774
    DD: $3,000 27
The 2 actors seen here, they both played the same role on TV:

[Darrin Stephens]
    $800 4
Skeletons trip the light fantastic in this Saint-Saens symphonic poem
    $800 8
A framelike stand that supports barrels, or Sinclair Lewis' Elmer
    DD: $1,000 30
The largest nation in area that's an archipelago, it covers 3 time zones
    $1000 18
A spike driving contest is a feature of the Railroaders Festival near Brigham City in this state
    $1000 23
Montana's Bear Paw area, where Chief Joseph surrendered, was the site of this Indian war's last battle
    $1000 28
This director of "The Piano" was the first female director to win the Palme d'Or at Cannes
    $1000 29
This Russian composer & pianist died in Beverly Hills March 28, 1943
    $1000 9
It's a "shell" term for the part of your heart warmed by emotion or sentiment

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Hugh Tom Janine
$3,300 $2,300 $10,000
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

In 1995 she became the first sitting governor to give the rebuttal to a State of the Union address

Final scores:

Hugh Tom Janine
$4,601 $0 $11,000
2nd place: Trip to 5th Avenue Suites Hotel, Portland, Oregon 3rd place: Franchi Menotti His & Hers Sports Watches New champion: $11,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Hugh Tom Janine
$6,300 $2,300 $9,800
14 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
9 R,
2 W
27 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W

Combined Coryat: $18,400

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