Show #3508 - Wednesday, December 1, 1999


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Gary Lucy, a letter carrier originally from Portland, Oregon

Karen Marlowe, a state and local planning coordinator from South Orange, New Jersey

Eric Wagner, a high school English teacher from Corona, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $12,001)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 22
Gaspard II de Coligny, a leader of these French Protestants, was disemboweled & thrown out of a window in 1572
    $100 18
2 of the 5 countries that border Argentina
    $100 11
This longtime Alabama coach won 323 games in his 38-year career, an NCAA record for Division 1-A coaches
    $100 8
The National Prisoner of War Museum is at the site of this Confederate prison camp in Georgia
    $100 5
This oft-divorced Hungarian said, "I am a marvelous housekeeper. Everytime I leave a man, I keep his house"
    $100 1
With good reason, this mammal is sometimes called a ringtail
    $200 23
Muhammad V, for whom a university in Rabat is named, was a sultan, & later king, of this country
    $200 27
Argentina claimed these islands in 1820; the British took them over in 1833 without firing a shot
    $200 12
From 1935 through 1974, this bowl game was played in New Orleans' Tulane Stadium
    $200 9
In 1902 the Egyptian Museum moved from this "pyramid" city to nearby Cairo
    $200 6
In 1985 this "Boy Toy" reportedly said, "Bruce Springsteen was born to run. I was born to flirt"
    $200 2
Carrying the main melody, it's the instrument heard here:
    $300 24
This monk might have said, "Give peas a chance"; he used pea plants to discover the laws of heredity
    $300 28
Spanish sailors named this city in honor of St. Mary, patron saint of good winds
    $300 19
In 1994 Rashaan Salaam became the first member of this school's Buffaloes to win the Heisman Trophy
    DD: $500 13
A museum devoted to humor in all its forms opened in Montreal on this holiday in 1993
    $300 7
This country star said she's not offended by dumb blonde jokes: "I know...I'm not dumb...I also know I'm not blonde"
    $300 3
Type of satirical writing associated with a Harvard humor magazine
    $400 25
This great Zulu leader was the son of Nandi & Senzangakona, a Zulu chief
    $400 29
This army colonel was Argentina's president from 1946 to 1955 & again from 1973 to 1974
    $400 20
(Hi, I'm Jake Plummer, quarterback for the Arizona Cardinals) Prior to joining the Pac-10 in 1978, Arizona & Arizona State had spent 16 years in the WAC, which stands for this
    $400 14
In 1885 this Amsterdam art museum moved to its present structure which was designed by P.J.H. Cuypers
    $400 16
This '30s vixen thought that "Too much of a good thing can be wonderful"
    $400 4
Hockey great Gordie Howe grew up in this Canadian city
    $500 26
This "Belle" of the old west was shot to death in 1889, perhaps by her son Ed
    $500 21
In 1998 this Texas running back broke Tony Dorsett's career rushing record, finishing with 6,279 yards
    $500 15
Ceremonial robes of these onetime highest Venetian officials are displayed in Venice's Museo Correr
    $500 17
A quote attributed to this "Round Table" wit is "Brevity is the soul of lingerie"
    $500 10
Once a title for a Japanese shogun, today it applies to a wealthy & powerful businessperson

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Eric Karen Gary
$1,200 $900 $500

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Eric Karen Gary
$2,600 $1,400 $3,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 26
This president adopted John Parke Custis & Martha Parke Custis
    $200 8
In this 1965 film, a family on the run from Nazis sings at the Salzburg Music Festival
    $200 13
"O, my luve's like a red red" one of these "that's newly sprung in June"
    $200 6
In a famous incident on Dec, 1, 1955 she was arrested for refusing to give up her seat
    $200 20
A favorite subject of this painter is seen here:
(ballet dancer)
    $200 1
Whiteout season
    $400 27
This presidential son was present at the surrender at Appomattox
    $400 9
In "Return of the Jedi", it's the royal title held by Darth Vader's cruel master Palpatine
    $400 16
Burns wondered, "Should" this "be forgot, And never brought to mind?"
    $400 7
This "Divine" singer-actress was born Dec. 1, 1945 & named for actress Davis
    $400 21
Some of this impressionist's works like the one seen here have nautical themes:
("The Rowers' Lunch")
    $400 2
Mustached marine mammal
    $600 28
Both of Hoover's boys attended this university now attended by Chelsea Clinton
    DD: $3,500 10
It's the better known name of actor Carlos Irwin Estevez
    $600 17
"Gin a body meet a body coming through" this
    $600 14
Carlos Salinas was sworn in as president of this country Dec. 1, 1988; in 1998 he was living in Ireland
    $600 22
This Dutch master's exquisite depiction of interior life is evidenced by the work seen here:
("Madchen Mit Perle")
    $600 3
Mrs. sans Mr.
    DD: $700 29
This president's architect son Abram worked in Cleveland in a building named for his slain father
    $800 11
This 1983 Dirty Harry film contains the line "Go ahead, make my day"
    $800 18
In "Green Grow the Rushes" Burns says the sweetest hours he spends are among these, "O!"
    $800 15
On Dec. 1, 1918 this island became a self-governing kingdom united with Denmark
    $800 23
Seen here is a favorite pre-Raphaelite subject by this painter:
("La Ghirlandata")
    $800 4
Algonquian ATM output
    $1000 12
It's the blockbuster 1991 movie containing the line, "Hasta la vista, baby"
    $1000 19
"My heart is not here; my heart's in" this place "a-chasing the deer"
    $1000 25
On Dec. 1, 1919 this "Lady" took her seat as the first woman to serve in the British House of Commons
    $1000 24
The detail seen here is from this title school:
    $1000 5
Place to "take stock"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Eric Karen Gary
$6,900 $4,000 $5,700

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Around 59 B.C. the Romans settled what is now this city, & gave it a Latin name that means "blossoming"

Final scores:

Eric Karen Gary
$2,399 $6,000 $0
2nd place: Gateway 466C Desktop Computer & Broyhill Computer Home Office Cabinet New champion: $6,000 3rd place: Yahoo! Shopping Gift Certificate/Shopping Spree

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Eric Karen Gary
$7,400 $4,000 $2,800
16 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
(including 1 DD)
16 R,
4 W
16 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $14,200

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Game tape date: 1999-08-25
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