Show #5361 - Monday, December 24, 2007

Cora Peck game 4.


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Carolyn Weddell, a corporate librarian from New York, New York

Stewart Myrent, a pre-need funeral counselor from Chicago, Illinois

Cora Peck, a teacher and graduate student from Aliso Viejo, California (whose 3-day cash winnings total $78,801)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 12
This man whose wife was noted for her taste & elegance set up the President's Advisory Council on the Arts
    $200 3
His theme song says he's "the friendliest ghost you know"
    $200 1
Eoin Ryan of this country is also a member of the Fianna Fail political party
    $200 6
The company was founded to provide chocolate coating for these chewy yellowish-brown candies
    $200 30
This title beast of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is actually the pet of Mr. Jack Stapleton
    $200 16
Because of the more favorable corporate laws New Jersey passed in 1889, he moved his Standard Oil of Ohio there
    $400 13
Creation of an administration for these under Hoover didn't stop the "Bonus Army" of them from marching on D.C.
    $400 8
This smarter-than-the-average ursine debuted on "The Huckleberry Hound Show" in 1958
    $400 2
Stavros Lambrinidis of this country is a socialist member of the EP
    $400 22
In 1970 Hershey's assumed U.S. distribution of this alliterative wafer bar
    $400 29
Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings' "The Yearling" centers on this type of pet
    $400 18
This team won back-to-back NBA titles in '94 & '95
    $600 14
Among his achievements was--was--um--oh, the creation of what's now the Office of Management & Budget in 1921
    $600 9
In a frequent bit, this resident of Frostbite Falls would say, "Hey Rocky. Watch me pull a rabbit out of my hat"
    $600 4
Representing this Scandinavian country, Gunnar Hokmark is also the vice-chair of the European Democrats group
    $600 23
"What this week needs is a lot more sundaes" was one of Hershey's first ad slogans, for this product
    $600 28
Harry Potter uses his snowy owl named this to transfer messages
    $600 19
Early one-word hybrid rock & roll style exemplified by artists like Gene Vincent & Carl Perkins
    $800 15
In 1964 LBJ said, "This nation, this generation, in this hour has man's first chance to build" this
    DD: $800 10
The first episode of this cartoon series to be broadcast was "Rosie the Robot" on Sept. 23, 1962
    $800 5
Born in Treviso, Gian Paolo Gobbo represents this country in the EP
    $800 24
(Jon of the Clue Crew holds some chocolate at the Hershey's Museum in Hershey, PA.) As well as the K type, World War II G.I.s got Hershey's D type of this; in 1945 the company was producing 24 million a week
    $800 26
This poetic Eliot feline has "lived many lives in succession" & is named for the 5th book of the Old Testament
    $800 20
Naturally occurring sodium chloride, also known as halite
    $1000 17
With ex-Assistant Atty. Gen. Ruckelshaus as its 1st administrator, the EPA came into being under this Republican pres.
    $1000 11
Adventures of "Tom Terrific" & his wonder dog Mighty Manfred first aired in 1957 on this Bob Keeshan series
    $1000 7
A doctor, Representative Laszlo Surjan of this country has also taught medicine
    $1000 25
In the '40s Hershey supplied this dairy-sounding byproduct to companies like the makers of Coppertone
    $1000 27
Little Swan, Little Bear & Greenfinch are some of the goats of this Johanna Spyri lass
    $1000 21
Illinois port on the Mississippi that is home to a major government arsenal

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 15):

Cora Stewart Carolyn
$2,600 $2,000 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Cora Stewart Carolyn
$3,400 $4,000 $1,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 1
A statue of this Roman sea god is a perfect choice for a fountain; there's one at Peterhof in Russia
    $400 4
In a 1970 film, Alec Guinness played Jacob Marley's ghost & Albert Finney played this man
    $400 14
Woodbury, Middlebury & Waterbury are all cities in this state
    $400 21
    $400 9
Remnants of the falling Roman Empire somehow halted an invasion by this man & his Huns in 451 A.D. near Chalons
    $400 26
Olympic competition in 1900 included this type of swimming, judged on distance & time submerged
    DD: $2,000 2
A sarcophagus at Hearst Castle depicts this group of 9, including Erato, who inspires love poems
    $800 5
Natalie Wood was just 8 years old when she played the little girl Susan in this Christmas classic
    $800 15
One of this state's nicknames is "Lobsterland"
    $800 22
of plenty
    $800 10
The annihilation of 3 legions at Teutoburger Wald in 9 A.D. made this German river the limit of Roman expansion
    $800 27
The Salgir, the Chernaya, the Alma & the Dnieper are all rivers that flow through this country
    $1200 3
This city's statue of Gefion, with her sons whom she turned into oxen, is a bit less famous than the Little Mermaid
    $1200 6
Bing Crosby introduced the song "White Christmas" not in the movie "White Christmas" but in this earlier film
    $1200 16
Seen here, it's known as "the Crossroads of America"
    $1200 23
John Chisum,
J.D. Cahill,
Rooster Cogburn
    DD: $2,000 11
The end of this handsome Stuart prince's rebellion was the April 16, 1746 Battle of Culloden
    $1200 28
It's the quality of being useful, or the useful knife used to cut drywall
    $1600 19
Praxiteles sculpted this Greek equivalent of Mercury "carrying the infant Dionysus"
    $1600 7
In this movie "2", Tim Allen has to find a Mrs., ASAP; says so in his contract
    $1600 17
Former governors of this state include Pierre S. du Pont IV
    $1600 24
A bass voice,
rival street gangs in "West Side Story",
far-off thunder
    $1600 12
Despite a decisive victory over a Viking invasion just 3 weeks before, he lost the Battle of Hastings in 1066
    $1600 29
An adjective meaning "of an elevated region", or the main type of cotton grown in the American South
    $2000 20
Get psyched at the Louvre by looking Antonio Canova's sculpture of this Roman god "and Psyche"
    $2000 8
In this movie, Tim Allen & Jamie Lee Curtis consider skipping the holidays altogether & taking a cruise
    $2000 18
This state elected Jeannette Rankin as the first woman to the U.S. Congress, & she represents it in Statuary Hall
    $2000 25
A newspaper comic strip,
a public affairs discussion,
a small truck
    $2000 13
At the Battle of Tours in 732 A.D. this French leader "hammered" the Muslims, halting their conquest of Europe
    $2000 30
The matches coming before the main boxing match

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Cora Stewart Carolyn
$15,800 $11,600 $11,800

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Final Jeopardy! Round

He was the oldest man to walk on the Moon, & the only World War II veteran

Final scores:

Cora Stewart Carolyn
$23,601 $1 $0
4-day champion: $102,402 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Cora Stewart Carolyn
$15,000 $11,600 $11,400
25 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
15 R,
1 W
12 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $38,000

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Game tape date: 2007-09-11
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