Show #3115 - Friday, February 27, 1998

Chris Ward game 4.


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John Fedoryn, an advertising advisor from Chicago, Illinois

Stephanie Thomas, an attorney from Decatur, Georgia

Chris Ward, a foreign service officer from Lima, Peru (whose 3-day cash winnings total $41,102)

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Jeopardy! Round

THE 1980s
    $100 22
Although this mammal's neck may exceed 6 feet in length, it has only 7 bones--the same as humans
    $100 2
This capital of Cuba has a colonial museum & not surprisingly, a Museum of the Revolution
    $100 3
You might want to take this news sitting down: Radio Shack introduced the first laptop type of this in 1983
    $100 1
At a 1977 concert he stunned Dawn and the crowd by announcing his (short-lived) retirement:
    $100 11
In 1997 Jell-O celebrated this anniversary with a special edition white grape "Champagne of Jell-O" flavor
    $100 14
Snow pixie Jack, or TV host David
    $200 23
When the Spanish invaded the New World, they gave this mammal a name meaning "armored one"
    $200 5
In 1561 King Philip II chose this city as the capital of Spain, perhaps because he was born in the area
    $200 4
On March 16, 1984 this country signed its first peace treaty with a black-ruled nation, Mozambique
    $200 19
He's led the National League in batting 8 times, with averages like .394 in '94
    $200 12
In 1974 he began his long stint as Jell-O Pudding's spokesman
    $200 15
Thrifty, like a certain "Gourmet"
    $300 25
The yapock, a species of this marsupial, has webbed hind feet for swimming
    $300 6
It "reigns" as Jamaica's chief port
    DD: $500 7
Group heard here in a 1985 hit:
    $300 20
This founder of a chain has been giving diners a good ribbing since 1972
    $300 16
Tiny tabby tormentor
    $400 26
About 1/3" long, the dwarf species of this fish, with a name like a desert, is the smallest vertebrate
    $400 9
The Temple of the Reclining Buddha is the largest temple in this capital of Thailand
    $400 8
Panamanians voted to oust him May 7, 1989, but he didn't pay any attention
    $400 21
Friends call Antonin Scalia Nino; this Supreme Court colleague appointed in 1988 is Tony
    $400 17
Captivating, or a doggie duty
    $500 27
Europe's only wild monkey, it's found on the Rock of Gibraltar & the southern tip of Spain
    $500 13
A revolving restaurant spins atop the hot water storage tanks on this northern capital's Oskjuhlid Hill
    $500 10
We found out in 1980 that this Yippie leader had had plastic surgery & become Barry Freed
    $500 24
In 1997 National Security Advisor Tony Lake got spooked & withdrew his nomination to head this agency
    $500 18
A hippie, or an orchid offspring

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

Chris Stephanie John
$1,500 $400 $600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Chris Stephanie John
$2,400 $900 -$300

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 2
In 1995 People Magazine devoted an entire commemorative issue to this late Tejano singer
    $200 3
This Stephen Crane classic is subtitled "An Episode of the American Civil War"
    $200 1
It's the "Emerald Isle"
    $200 13
In 1996 Sgt. Heather Johnsen became the first woman to stand guard at this cemetery's Tomb of the Unknowns
    $200 26
In 1980, at age 19, he became the youngest player in NHL history named MVP
    $200 17
Thomas Carlyle described this British capital as a "monstrous tuberosity of civilized life"
    $400 10
This beautiful daughter of Ingrid Bergman shared some of her thoughts in her 1997 memoir "Some of Me"
    $400 6
This John Steinbeck novel centers on Adam Trask & his twin sons Aron & Caleb
    $400 4
The mysterious stone statues on this Chilean island vary in height from about 10 to 40 feet
    $400 22
In 1968 in Mexico City, Enriqueta Basilo carried a torch to light this fire
    $400 27
In 1992 this NBA team chose LSU's Shaquille O'Neal as its first round draft pick
    $400 18
To Pope Innocent II, it was "the capital of the world"; to us, it's a world capital
    $600 14
We assume Baryshnikov took his first graceful steps in this capital of Latvia, his birthplace
    $600 7
The title character of this Bernard Malamud novel is Roy Hobbs of the New York Knights
    $600 5
Haiti occupies the western third of this island
    $600 23
She was the first American woman to be pictured on a U.S. stamp & on U.S. paper currency:
    $600 28
Receiver Max McGee of this Vince Lombardi-coached team scored the first Super Bowl touchdown
    $600 19
Metternich said, "The emperor is everything," this city "is nothing"--nice waltzes, though
    $800 15
Jan Troell's 1971 film "The Emigrants" earned this Norwegian her first Oscar nomination
    $800 8
In this 1985 novel, E.L. Doctorow recalled life & the Expo in NYC during the 1930s
    DD: $1,000 11
This Greek island is perhaps best known as the birthplace of poet Sappho
    $800 24
This Kansan was the first woman elected to the Senate who didn't succeed her husband
    $800 20
Joris K. Huysmans held a dark view of this "City of Light": he called it "a sinister Chicago"
    $1000 16
Her film "Never on Sunday" was set in Piraeus & she later represented Piraeus in the Greek parliament
    $1000 9
After he becomes wealthy, this Horatio Alger title character uses the name Richard Hunter, Esq.
    $1000 12
The most southerly of Japan's 4 main islands, it's where Nagasaki is located
    $1000 25
Serving from 1992 to 1994, she made news as the White House's first female press secretary:
    $1000 21
"I feel a ton better since I landed again in dear dirty Dublin", he wrote in "Dubliners"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Chris Stephanie John
$7,600 $6,300 $1,100

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The biography of this man on PBS' "American Masters" was subtitled "Submitted for Your Approval"

Final scores:

Chris Stephanie John
$12,601 $1,100 $1,000
4-day champion: $53,703 2nd place: Sears Gift Certificates 3rd place: Sears Gift Certificates

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Chris Stephanie John
$7,400 $6,100 $1,100
22 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
9 R,
5 W

Combined Coryat: $14,600

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