Show #3548 - Wednesday, January 26, 2000

Lee Lassiter game 2.


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Veronica Russell, a costume designer from New Orleans, Louisiana

Leslie McRae, an administrative assistant from Jersey City, New Jersey

Lee Lassiter, a computer programmer from Topeka, Kansas (whose 1-day cash winnings total $11,200)

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Jeopardy! Round

THE 1960s
    $100 3
In April 1964 the U.S. & Colombia agreed to a study about building a new one of these through Colombia
    $100 1
A shade of orange, or what you carve to make a jack-o'-lantern
    $100 23
His No. 1 hits include "Get Outta My Dreams Get Into My Car" & "Caribbean Queen"
    $100 6
Their only No. 1 Top 40 hit was 1988's "Sweet Child O' Mine"
    $100 9
Charles Wesley's "Christ the Lord is Risen Today" is a hymn for this holiday
    $100 19
Camryn Manheim of "The Practice" shares sometimes painful memories in her book "Wake Up, I'm" this
    $200 16
The Coinage Act of 1965 eliminated this from dimes & quarters
    $200 4
A young deer, or its color
    DD: $1,500 18
She was in 2 John Waters films & on the TV show "China Beach" before hosting her own talk show
    $200 8
This Kipling poem about a native water carrier appears in his collection "Barrack Room Ballads"
    $200 11
This hymn was a Victorian favorite:
    $200 21
Before 1995's "Jagged Little Pill", an early '90s album by her won a Juno, Canada's Grammy
    $300 20
In 1960 this then-Democrat was reelected as senator from South Carolina
    $300 2
Apple, beryl & absinthe are shades of this color
    $300 24
Harrison Ford's son in "The Mosquito Coast", he was a young Harrison Ford in the third Indiana Jones movie
    $300 10
This type of diplomacy might require a cruiser & a destroyer
    $300 13
Do this "with me; fast falls the eventide; the darkness deepens"
    $300 27
A teenage icon in "Pretty in Pink" & "Sixteen Candles", she spent the early '90s in Paris
    $400 22
The 1961 Nobel Peace Prize was awarded posthumously to this U.N. secretary-general
    $400 5
In names of colors, it follows aqua & ultra
    $400 25
A co-creator of "Get Smart", his movie parodies include "Spaceballs" & "Robin Hood: Men in Tights"
    $400 12
In the Marine Corps it's above staff sergeant & below master sergeant
    $400 15
This 16th century reformer wrote the German hymn "A Mighty Fortress Is Our God"
    $400 28
In 1997 harpist Anna Lelkes became the first woman member of this European city's 150-year-old Philharmonic
    $500 30
The Louvre sent his "Mother" to St. Louis for an exhibition
    $500 7
It's the color of the great horned owl's eyes
    $500 26
The Rolling Stones got their name from a song by this legendary blues musician
    $500 14
This motto of U.S. forces in WWII Asia means "work together" in Chinese
    $500 17
Line that follows "All things bright and beautiful, all creatures great and small, all things wise and wonderful..."
    $500 29
Mary Ellen, or what she has made as a renowned photojournalist

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

Lee Leslie Veronica
$1,700 $1,200 $1,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Lee Leslie Veronica
$4,500 $1,600 $1,900

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 12
Away down yonder in Louisiana you'll be drawn & French Quartered to this, its largest city in population
    $200 26
His first No. 1 country hit, "I Walk the Line", was released by Sun Records of Memphis in 1956
    $200 1
Seen here, he was "tricky" enough to be something of a hunk playing football for Whittier College:
    $200 2
The Virgin Islands celebrate Thanksgiving in October to give thanks to the end of this weather season
    $200 5
"The Witching Hour"
    $200 17
Supreme Court judge Hugo & distance runner Mary all tooled up
    $400 13
The only state without an adult seatbelt use law; hey, it goes with its motto, "Live Free or Die"
    $400 27
She had 8 Top 10 country hits with George Jones, 4 of them after the D-I-V-O-R-C-E
    $400 14
Seen here, he didn't just look good in a uniform, he was also an MVP & an All-Star:
(playing football at Michigan)
    $400 3
You may toast "Skull", not "Skoal" on this November 2 holiday in Mexico
    $400 6
"A Life on the Road"
    $400 18
British breakfast of same-named cities in Maine, California & Michigan & an Alan Alda series
    $600 15
The first U.S. presidential oath was taken in this state
    $600 28
3 years before "King of the Road" sold a million, he was a drummer in Faron Young's band
    $600 16
Degrees from Princeton & Johns Hopkins aren't the only attractive features of this man seen here:
    $600 4
Hello, the pageantry of these festivals can be seen in Hawaii during October, goodbye
    $600 7
"Waiting to Exhale"
    $600 19
Cooking herb & laundry detergent pair that "wait for no man"
    DD: $1,000 22
This nickname of Virginia came from Charles II ranking it with England, Ireland, France & Scotland
    $800 29
His success with "Lovesick Blues" led to his Opry debut in 1949; he was called back for 6 encores that first night
    $800 24
"Mister, we could use a man like" this one, seen here, "again":
    $800 10
On June 15 Denmark celebrates this item, considered to be the oldest national one in use today
    $800 8
"The Bridges of Madison County"
    $800 20
Magazine published by singer Vikki & actress Minnie
    $1000 23
The U.S. Coast Guard grounded its academy in this Connecticut city
    $1000 30
With 1952's "It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels", she became the first female to have a No. 1 country hit
    $1000 25
Even wife "Lemonade Lucy" could have gotten drunk from gazing at this babe, seen here:
    DD: $1,200 11
Louis I of Bavaria did this October 12, 1810 & an Oktoberfest now celebrates it annually
    $1000 9
"Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil"
    $1000 21
Country singing team of an "Iliad" author & the father-in-law of Moses

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Lee Leslie Veronica
$5,100 $4,000 $4,900

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Final Jeopardy! Round

In area, it's the largest country that does not belong to the United Nations

Final scores:

Lee Leslie Veronica
$10,200 $1,000 $100
2-day champion: $21,400 2nd place: Trip to Wyndham Palace Resort & Spa, Walt Disney World, Florida 3rd place: Panasonic 27" TV-VCR-DVD Combo

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Lee Leslie Veronica
$3,800 $4,000 $7,100
13 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
13 R,
6 W
25 R,
7 W
(including 2 DDs)

Combined Coryat: $14,900

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Game tape date: 1999-11-16
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