Show #3471 - Monday, October 11, 1999


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Harold Brown, a medical clerk from Brooklyn, New York

Becky Bowles, a veterinary receptionist originally from Louisville, Kentucky

Paul McGonagle, a bartender from Schaumburg, Illinois (whose 1-day cash winnings total $7,200)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 1
"The Father of the Telegraph"
    $100 6
Time said tickets for the 1st critics' screening of this prequel were "more precious than a passport out of Kosovo"
    $100 22
On Tisha B'Av, the 9th day of the month of Av, Jews observe the destruction of the first & second of these
    $100 17
The Kentucky Derby-winning jockey in 1878, or the president of the U.S. in 1978
    $100 12
An 1873 law states that this creature must appear on the reverse of all U.S. coins greater than 10 cents
    $100 7
A competition for fishermen, knights or "Jeopardy!" contestants
    $200 2
"America's Oldest Teenager"
    $200 27
Entertainment Weekly called this 1991 Billy Crystal film, "Dances With Cows"
    $200 23
Legend says he spent 98 days beneath a large bo tree, 49 to solve the riddle of suffering & 49 more to meditate
    $200 18
He's won the U.S Open on 3 surfaces: grass (1974), clay (1976) & hard courts (1978, 1982, 1983)
    $200 13
By federal law, all U.S. coins must bear this phrase which means "Out of many, one"
    $200 8
Mexican flat bread, or Steinbeck "flat"
    $300 3
Tuesday night's "Mr. Television"
    $300 30
The New Yorker felt it had "a democratic right to expect bandages" in this 1999 horror flick
    $300 24
Among the 6 schools of philosophy of this religion are nyaya & yoga
    $300 19
He helped bring down Jim & Tammy Bakker, then got knocked off his own pulpit
    $300 14
An "S" on a U.S. coin indicates that it was minted in this city
    $300 9
It follows talk & precedes trot
    $400 4
Would-be assassin "Squeaky"
    DD: $1,300 29
(Hi, I'm Garry Marshall.) I directed this 1990 movie that The New York Times said "borrows a thing or two from Pygmalion... but has its own... wit"
    $400 25
The Japanese once worshiped their emperor as a descendant of Amaterasu Omikami. the top goddess in this religion
    $400 20
Bobby Kennedy was chief council of the Senate committee investigating David Beck & this man
    $400 15
It's the only presidential home currently on a U.S. coin
    $400 10
Yugoslavia's Josip Broz, or Michael Jackson's brother Toriano
    $500 5
Aviator "The Red Baron"
    $500 28
USA Today said that Meg Ryan & Tom Hanks "Should win a Nobel Prize for Chemistry" for this 1998 film
    $500 26
The sister of Moses & Aaron, she was the first woman given the title of prophetess
    $500 21
He was dyn-o-mite as mayor of New York from 1926 to 1932
    $500 16
It's the only U.S. money on which you'll find a depiction of the White House
    $500 11
Cretaceous "king" of carnivores

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

Paul Becky Harold
$400 $2,400 $600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Paul Becky Harold
$600 $3,500 $1,100

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
Some of the highest peaks in these mountains are Mont Blanc, Monte Rosa & the Matterhorn
    $200 26
A scout bee may use the "waggle" variety of this to inform others about the location of flowers
    $200 11
Mrs. Paul Newman
    $200 21
We could listen to the 1888 suite named for this tale-spinner for "1001 Nights"
    $200 6
Michael Connelly's "Angels Flight" is set in this city
    $200 16
The mother-daughter drama "Marriage Material" found a home in 1999 on this TV network
    $400 2
This "colorful" branch of the Nile suppiles about two-thirds of the river's water
    $400 27
Of 1 MPH, 15 MPH or Mach 2, the flight speed of an average worker bee
    $400 12
Mrs. Antonio Banderas
    $400 22
Yes, my children, "Jeux D'Enfants" is a suite for piano by this composer of "Carmen"
    $400 7
In 1941 this mystery-solving character got his own "Mystery Magazine"
    $400 17
It's the feature illustrated here
    $600 3
Mainland Europe's only active volcano, it buried several Italian cities in 79 A.D.
    $600 28
The queen bee's basic duty, it happens 2,000 times a day during summer
    $600 13
Mrs. David Duchovny
    $600 23
Ferde Grofe's "grandest" suite, it premiered in Chicago, not in Arizona
    $600 8
In a 1950 Patricia Highsmith novel, strangers meet on one of these & plot to exchange murders
    $600 18
This type of "system" refers to space suits & scuba gear as well as medical devices like incubators
    DD: $1,000 4
The Java or Sunda Trench contains this ocean's deepest point
    $800 29
These people had domesticated the bee as early as 3000 B.C.
    $800 14
Mrs. Ethan Hawke
    $800 24
This Norwegian's "Holberg Suite" isn't quite as famous as his "Peer Gynt" suite
    $800 9
Here's this year's Sue Grafton clue: the 14th book in her series was "'N' is for...." this
    $800 19
A character from this comic strip is seen here
    $1000 5
The African country once called Portuguese Guinea is known today by this hyphenated name
    $1000 30
The cosmetics industry uses more of this product than any other industry, more than 1,000,000 pounds a year
    $1000 15
Mrs. Mel Brooks
    DD: $100 25
Bela Bartok wrote his 1923 "Dance Suite" for the 50th anniversary of this city's unification
    $1000 10
In 1999's "Havana Bay" he brings back his "Gorky Park" investigator Arkady Renko
    $1000 20
Book in which Twain wrote, "There was but one...ambition among my be a steamboatman"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Paul Becky Harold
$2,600 $10,200 -$1,100
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

The painter who said, "Illness, madness and death were the dark angels who watched over my cradle"

Final scores:

Paul Becky Harold
$100 $10,200 -$1,100
2nd place: Trip To Regal Hong Kong Hotel New champion: $10,200 3rd place: Festina F-12 Watches

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Paul Becky Harold
$3,900 $10,100 -$1,100
17 R,
6 W
(including 1 DD)
26 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
4 R,
5 W

Combined Coryat: $12,900

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Game tape date: 1999-07-28
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