Show #3372 - Tuesday, April 13, 1999


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Victor Fanucci, a filmmaker from Venice, California

Cheri Campbell, a writer from Studio City, California

Bill Jacobs, a doctor from Wellington, Florida (whose 2-day cash winnings total $17,195)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 6
It wasn't a college football game, it was the Great Plains area racked by drought in the 1930s
    $100 11
Qantas Airways
    $100 14
Burt & Hal won an Oscar for this song from "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid"
    $100 19
In "Ivanhoe", Sir Walter Scott uses the verb jeopard, a back-formation of this word we love
    $100 22
In 1998 this actress returned to the screen as Laurie Strode in "Halloween H2O"
    $100 1
The South American empire of these people included parts of present-day Ecuador, Peru, Chile & Argentina
    $200 7
1950s college basketball was hit by scandal when players were "razor"-sharp at this activity
    $200 12
Olympic Airways
    $200 15
The sentiment of this 1965 Jackie DeShannon hit is schmaltzy, but true, "No, not just for some, but for everyone"
    $200 27
Flaysome, a synonym for frightful, appears in this Emily Bronte novel
    $200 23
This morning show co-host was once the featured singer on "Name That Tune"
    $200 2
From the Latin for "to set on fire", it's an aromatic substance burned to produce a pleasant odor
    $300 8
The scandals of his 1920s presidency included skimming by Veterans Bureau head Charles Forbes
    $300 13
El Al
    $300 16
This singer has sold more than 12.5 million copies of Bacharach-David songs; she must "Say a Little Prayer" for them
    $300 28
He may have coined the term daggeroso, meaning "inclined to use a dagger"; it's in his novel "Sons and Lovers"
    $300 24
Since leaving Van Halen, he's released such solo albums as "Eat 'Em & Smile" & "Skyscraper"
    $300 3
The main islands of this country include Borneo, Sulawesi, Java & Sumatra
    $400 9
The founding of this organization in 1909 was spurred by a Springfield, Ill. race riot the previous year
    $400 17
Luxair Airlines
    DD: $500 20
Burt & Hal were inspired by this 1962 movie starring John Wayne & Jimmy Stewart to write a song of the same name
    $400 29
In "Animal Farm" Major is a prize boar whose "tushes had never been cut" (tushes being these)
    $400 25
His high-profile clients have included Sam Sheppard, Patty Hearst & O.J. Simpson
    $400 4
Usually the largest branch of an army, it's another name for foot soldiers
    $500 10
This Japanese term refers to second-generation Japanese-Americans, many of whom were interned during WWII
    $500 18
    $500 21
How could you forget that Naked Eyes remade this Burt & Hal hit in 1983
    $500 26
He's the legendary singer & guitarist nicknamed "The King of the Boogie"
    $500 5
A furnace-like device for reducing waste products to ash

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

Bill Cheri Victor
$2,500 $300 $900

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Bill Cheri Victor
$2,700 -$400 $1,900

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
"Brighton Beach Memoirs"
    $200 20
Lugosi was chosen for the big screen role of Dracula after the death of this great horror actor
    $200 24
5 years after Eisenhower defeated him a second time, he packed his bags & headed to the U.N.
    $200 6
Name of a motorcycle gang founded in California in 1948; what do their wings look like?
    $200 11
Technically, this subject of a classic Judy Garland song is a 42-degree arc of refracted & reflected light
    $200 16
In this city, the Queen Sofia Museum covers modern art as the Prado does the classics
    $400 2
"Death of a Salesman"
    $400 21
Bela was born Oct. 20, 1882 as Bela Ferenc Dezso Blasko in the town of Lugos in this country
    $400 25
He went from the U.N. in 1976 to the U.S. Senate representing New York in 1977
    $400 7
Psychologists put it before "aggressive" to describe behavior like sulking & procrastination
    $400 12
These winds that blow through India from June to September bring the country most of its rain
    $400 17
A 500-year-old hospice built for these travelers to Santiago de Compostela is said to be Europe's oldest hotel
    $600 3
    $600 22
During the Roaring '20s, Bela was rumored to have dated this star of "Mantrap"; I guess he had "It"
    $600 26
In 1965 Arthur Goldberg left this body to become the U.S. ambassador to the U,N.
    $600 8
"Same" this is a slangy response on being given irrelevant information
    DD: $1,000 13
(Al Roker presents the clue.) When I predict this, from Middle English for "to fall", expect slow-falling raindrops less than .02" across
    $600 18
Zaragoza is the capital of this region best known for King Ferdinand & his daughter Catherine of it
    $800 4
"Torch Song Trilogy"
    $800 23
As a boy, Lugosi lived not far from these mountains, home to the legendary Count Dracula
    $800 27
In 1981 she became the first woman the U.S. put into the post
    $800 9
French king Henry IV called English king James I "The wisest" one of these "in Christendom"
    $800 14
This term for a heavy downpour also refers specifically to the Biblical flood
    $800 19
"Sunny shore" is a translation of this Spanish term for the area that includes Malaga
    $1000 5
    $1000 29
This man directed Bela in 3 films, "Glen or Glenda?", "Bride of the Monster" & "Plan 9 from Outer Space"
    DD: $400 30
In 1960 he was a U.N. ambassador & Nixon's running mate
    $1000 10
Shh! A 1994 short story collection by Alice Munro is titled "Open" these
    $1000 15
This term, also used in cooking ham, refers to the coating left by freezing rain
    $1000 28
One of the world's first colonies was the Phoenician one at Gadir, now this similar-sounding Spanish city

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Bill Cheri Victor
$10,900 $3,600 $4,700
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Final Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: A lot of awards being given out these days!)
In 1998 she became the only woman to win an Oscar & an Emmy for Lead Actress in the same year

Final scores:

Bill Cheri Victor
$11,000 $600 $7,201
3-day champion: $28,195 3rd place: Olympus Centurion S Zoom Lens Camera 2nd place: Trip to Garden Resort, Ocho Rios, Jamaica

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Bill Cheri Victor
$10,500 $4,700 $4,700
25 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
12 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $19,900

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