Show #3053 - Wednesday, December 3, 1997


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Kent Meckling, a resident physician from Portland, Oregon

Chris Potters, an antique dealer from San Diego, California

Tom Castelazo, a middle school teacher originally from Fresno, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $2,801)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: If you have watched "Wheel of Fortune", you will know what that category is all about.)
    $100 16
It's also called the white or ice bear
    $100 21
He's played "Dirty Harry" Callahan in 5 films; the most recent was "The Dead Pool" in 1988
    $100 6
In back slang this word is "dab"; in Pig Latin it's "ad bay"
    $100 1
Napoleon said, "The history of" this Italian city "is the history of the world"
    $100 11
Noah took clean beasts & fowls on the ark by sevens & unclean beasts by this amount
    $100 26
A.A. Milne boy who stole from the rich to give to the poor
    $200 17
Named for its short, fluffy white tail, it's the most abundant wild rabbit of the U.S.
    $200 22
31 years after starring in "Hud", he appeared in "The Hudsucker Proxy"
    $200 7
Bru, spoken in Vietnam, has 41 of these sounds; at $250 each, that's $10,250
    $200 2
Rutherford B. Hayes said that "He serves his party best who serves" this "best"
    $200 12
In 2:3 God blesses this numbered day because "In it he had rested from all his work"
    $200 27
Popular sax-playing war action figure
    $300 18
It has the largest mouth of any land mammal
    $300 23
In the early 1980s this star of "Scarface" & "Serpico" was an artistic director of the Actors Studio
    DD: $300 8
Language honored on the U.S. stamp seen here:
    $300 3
"Of all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these"
    $300 13
He was Adam & Eve's third-born child
    $300 28
Instructor's favorite "West End Girls" group
    $400 19
They're the only truly amphibious members of the weasel family
    $400 24
He co-starred with Woody Harrelson in "White Men Can't Jump" & with Sean Connery in "Rising Sun"
    $400 9
Natives on Gomera in the Canaries talk by using these warbling sounds, so wet yours before chatting
    $400 4
"Poor Richard's Almanack" says, "To lengthen thy life, lessen" these
    $400 14
God made a covenant with this son of Terah
    $400 29
Exclamation point who played Luke Skywalker
    $500 20
Found Down Under, it's the sole member of the family Ornithorhynchidae
    $500 25
Jon Voight took over the role of Rolf, the young Nazi in love with Liesl, in this Broadway musical in 1961
    $500 10
All the words in our Webster's Collegiate Dict. that begin with "sht" are borrowed from this language
    $500 5
Of her 1962 novel "Ship of Fools" she said, "I finished the thing; but I think I sprained my soul"
    $500 15
God made all sorts of these, including one of life & one of the knowledge of good & evil
    $500 30
Dogpatch resident who claims to have invented baseball

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

Tom Chris Kent
$900 $900 $500

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Tom Chris Kent
$2,100 $1,700 $2,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 6
In her first No. 1 solo hit, Tina Turner asked this title question
    $200 11
This capital's Avenida Juarez was named for Benito Juarez, president of the country in the 1860s & 1870s
    $200 16
Today it's a couch without a back, but in 1922 it became an empire without a future
    $200 21
Flavored types of this liquor, like Pertsovka, are popular in the U.S. & have long been a Russian favorite
    $200 1
A collision between cars that causes only minor damage
    DD: $1,000 7
Song heard here, it's also the title of a 1997 film:
    $400 12
The name of this Austrian city means "Salt Castle"
    $400 17
Known as the "Iron Chancellor", he was forced out of power by Kaiser Wilhelm II in 1890
    $400 22
Colt 45 & Olde English 800 are brands of this "liquor" that's stronger than most beers
    $400 2
Young Florence Griffith, called Dee Dee, grew up, got married & acquired this rhyming nickname
    $600 28
In 1943, in Morocco, FDR became the 1st sitting president since this one to visit an actual theater of war
    $600 8
In 1992 Whitney Houston had a hit with this Dolly Parton song
    $600 13
This Cambodian capital lies at the confluence of the Bassac, Tonle Sap & Mekong rivers
    $600 18
He returned to Amsterdam after the end of WWII & his daughter Anne's death, to collect her papers
    $600 23
Booker's, Baker's & Knob Creek are "small batch" producers of this Southern elixir
    $600 3
In a '60s routine George Carlin was Al Sleet, this groovy type of weatherman
    $800 27
His travels included an 1875 trip to Salt Lake City; he later visited Mark Twain to do the book deal
    $800 9
Hi there -- it was the Doors' last No. 1 hit
    $800 14
You can visit the home of former prime minister John Diefenbaker in this Saskatchewan capital
    DD: $2,000 19
Movie in which the "Otto Pilot" seen here appears:
    $800 24
In Spanish, the name of this cocktail means "daisy"
    $800 4
This term can mean "haphazardly" or have its original sense, "whether you want to or not"
    $1000 26
In 1972 he went to both Moscow & Peking
    $1000 10
"But darling most of all", The Paris Sisters are remembered for this '60s classic
    $1000 15
The Prefecture, the palace of Pizarro, still stands in this southern Peru city known for its Incan remains
    $1000 20
The conductor of the L.A. Philharmonic from 1933 to 1939, his son Werner gained fame as Col. Klink
    $1000 25
Despite its name, this cocktail of rye, sugar & bitters over ice is not quite out of date
    $1000 5
General who invaded Italy during WWII & commanded U.N. forces in Korea

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Tom Chris Kent
$9,500 $2,300 $2,600
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Standing on the banks of the Concord River, it's also known as the "Statue of the Embattled Farmer"

Final scores:

Tom Chris Kent
$12,000 $200 $2,600
2-day champion: $14,801 3rd place: Panasonic Large Color LCD Palmcorder 2nd place: Trip to Doubletree Guest Suites, New York City

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Tom Chris Kent
$7,700 $2,300 $2,600
24 R
(including 3 DDs),
2 W
11 R,
2 W
11 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $12,600

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