Show #620 - Friday, April 24, 1987

Richard Cordray game 4.


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Donna DiMesa, a teacher from West Babylon, New York

Yaier Lehrer, an attorney from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Richard Cordray, a judicial clerk from Grove City, Ohio (whose 3-day cash winnings total $23,802)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 4
Samuel Prescott made it to Concord to warn the patriots while this rider was captured en route
    $100 20
"New Yorker" humorist Robert begat novelist Nathaniel, who begat "Jaws" author Peter
    $100 9
In 1706, Sir John Vanbrugh wrote in "The Country House", "He laughs best who..." does this
    $100 21
"Man"ly name under which Michael Lubowitz recorded "The Mighty Quinn"
    $100 2
An insect related to the housefly, but wingless, is the largest land animal native to this continent
    $100 14
San Francisco's is 415, Chicago's is 312, & Keokuk's is 319
    $200 7
He said, "I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country"
    $200 17
Father H.L., who made billions in oil, begat William, Bunker, & Lamar who declared bankruptcy in '86
    $200 12
In "Home Thoughts from Abroad", Browning wrote, "Oh to be in" this place, "now that April's there"
    $200 25
Other category on this board which could be a group in this one
    $200 6
In buildings, Norway variety of this animal tends to live on lower floors while black kind lives upstairs
    $200 28
In 1977, she took over the job of "first daughter" from Susan Ford
    $300 11
At Boston's "Whites of the Eyes" Pavilion, you can see this battle depicted on film
    $300 15
Oscar-winner Ed begat frequent Emmy nominee Ed Jr.
    $300 1
Of him, Francis Church said "Thank God, he lives, & he lives forever... Virginia"
    $300 26
In 1966, they followed "Bus Stop" with "Stop, Stop, Stop"
    $300 22
Used in medical research which established Rh factor, their export is now banned by India
    $300 18
The Enterprise & the Nimitz, for example
    $400 16
Though defeated in the Revolution, he went on to become Governor-Gen. of India
    $400 8
Louisiana Governor Huey P. begat Louisiana Senator Russell B.
    $400 3
In Feb. 1942 radio address he said, "Never before have we had so little time in which to do so much"
    $400 29
When he cut his first song with this group, Peter Noone was only 16
    $400 23
The gavial looks very much like a crocodile except for this bodily feature
    $400 13
Born Vincent Furnier, he sang the theme from "Friday the 13th, Part VI: Jason Lives"
    $500 19
1 of 4 men who represented the United States in the Paris peace negotiations with Britain
    $500 10
"All of Me" director Carl begat "Stand by Me" director Rob
    $500 5
He said in 1970 of invasion of Cambodia, "We are all the President's men"
    $500 24
With an estimated weight of over 2 tons, the largest nest on record was built by these birds
    DD: $400 27
He won an Oscar for his score for the 1949 film "The Heiress", but is better known for this:

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 12):

Richard Yaier Donna
$800 $1,000 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Richard Yaier Donna
$3,600 $1,700 $1,500

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: And since we had "A.C." in the Jeopardy! Round, we have [*] in this one.)
    $200 13
They've provided insurance for Liz Taylor's diamonds, Liberace's fingers & Jimmy Durante's nose
    $200 14
Nanye'hi Ward led the Cherokees to victory over the Creeks & became 1 of these
    $200 1
Believers in this Haitian religion say "loa" spirits possess them & ride them like horses
    $200 17
Route of of this canal passes through Gatun Lake
    $200 2
16 years before he went wild in "Network", he played Wilde in "The Trials of Oscar Wilde"
    $200 26
He's had talk shows on ABC, PBS, & USA cable
    $400 21
Florida earns more money from this "industry" than any other
    $400 24
When this Cree folksinger appeared on "The Virginian", she insisted all Indian roles be played by Indians
    $400 5
The early Christians called all believers this, even those not canonized
    $400 16
Lake Nasser came into existence in 1971 with the completion of this
    $400 3
Persian poet portrayed by Cornel Wilde in 1957 film; watch it with "a jug of wine" & "a loaf of bread"
    $600 28
America's #2 & #3 makers of jeans, they announced plans to merge in 1986
    $600 23
In 1961, Mohawk poet Pauline Johnson was the 1st Indian to be honored on a stamp by this country
    $600 8
The 3 major branches of American Judaism
    $600 4
The 2 African countries named for the Niger River
    $600 6
Turhan Bey, as this "Fabled" author, spent "A Night in Paradise" with Merle Oberon but without a "Moral"
    $600 18
Born Vito Andolini, this character is known to his godchildren by this respectful name
    $800 27
The largest grossing U.S. retail drug chain, it 1st put the ice cream in a chocolate malted milk
    $800 29
In 1958, this Cherokee Lady had "That Old Black Magic" with husband Louis Prima
    $800 9
For a Buddhist, this blessed state ends the cycle of death & rebirth
    DD: $1,500 11
Lake of the Woods separates northernmost point in the lower 48 states from the rest of this state
    $800 7
In "Devotion", Nancy Coleman, O. de Havilland & Ida Lupino played these devoted British siblings
    $800 20
From Italian "from the head", it's a musical notation mean "from the top, again"
    $1000 22
True to his middle name, in his 1st "Golden Rule" store in Kemmerer, Wyo., he demanded "cash only"
    $1000 25
Even after their marriage ended, this Osage Indian was still Balanchine's Sugar Plum Fairy
    $1000 10
This word comes from the Hebrew word meaning "the annointed one"
    $1000 12
The thousand islands of salad dressing fame are in this river
    $1000 15
Though he never won a Nobel Prize, "The Life of" this Frenchman won a '37 Best Picture Oscar
    $1000 19
In Britain, it's an odds-on favourite wager; in U.S., it's... a deceased breath mint

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Richard Yaier Donna
$9,500 $5,100 $3,900

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

Borough in which Henry VIII was born, they say you can stand in 2 different hemispheres there

Final scores:

Richard Yaier Donna
$11,100 $1 $0
4-day champion: $34,902 2nd place: a 2-position reclining wing chair from Sam Moore Furniture Industries + Colortyme color console TV 3rd place: a Smith Corona XD8000 typewriter

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Richard Yaier Donna
$8,900 $5,100 $3,900
27 R
(including 2 DDs),
5 W
17 R,
3 W
8 R,
0 W

Combined Coryat: $17,900

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Game tape date: 1987-01-06
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