Show #2991 - Monday, September 8, 1997

Catherine Ramen game 2.


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Courtney Caudill, a historian and writer from McArthur, Ohio

Catherine Ramen, an assistant editor from New York, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $12,800)

Shawn Askew, a Space Camp counselor and student from Huntsville, Alabama (whose 1-day cash winnings total $12,800)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 1
When Thomas Jefferson took office in March, 1801, this river formed the western U.S. boundary
    $100 16
    $100 11
He sang, "With my regal beezer, I could be another Caesar if I only had the nerve"
    $100 29
Ocean Spray's Cranberry World visitors' center is berry close to this site of the Pilgrims' landing
    $100 6
The Havasupai have been living in a branch of this canyon for over 600 years
    $100 21
To become a nun is to "take" this article of clothing also worn by brides
    $200 2
In 1890 this GOP senator from Ohio sponsored an antitrust act & the Silver Purchase Act
    $200 17
    $200 12
Slats & Tanner were 2 of the lions that have played this MGM trademark
    $200 30
This London "circus" takes its name from the home of a 17th c. tailor who sold a type of high collar
    $200 7
The Blackfeet lived in these structures & decorated them with paintings of real & mythical creatures
    $200 22
These promises which a nun is said to take, not make, may be simple or solemn
    $300 3
In 1997 this U.N. secy.-general became the first international guest of President Clinton's second term
    $300 18
    $300 13
In the 1994 film, he's the lion who grows up to become "The Lion King"
    $300 26
A glass elevator leads to the observation deck at the top of this 600' symbol of the 1962 Seattle World's Fair
    $300 8
The Chinook religion was based around this fish's annual run
    $300 23
This 6th century Irish nun is also known as St. Bride, though she refused to marry
    $400 4
On Sept. 30, 1953, Pres. Eisenhower named this California governor as Chief Justice of the U.S.
    $400 19
William O.
    DD: $900 14
Comedian seen here with his lion pal Pookie:
    $400 27
W.C. Handy wrote a song about this Memphis street sometimes referred to as the "Main Street of Black America"
    $400 9
Their name, from a Sioux term for "people of alien speech", is shared by the largest city in Wyoming
    $400 24
Around 1830 Catherine McAuley founded the Sisters of this to care for Dublin's poor & sick
    $500 5
Signed February 2, 1848, this treaty ended the Mexican War
    $500 20
    $500 15
Lioness that was "Born Free" in a Joy Adamson book
    $500 28
France's Tomb of the Unknown Soldier lies beneath this landmark
    $500 10
As the Cherokee history includes the "Trail of Tears", this Southwest tribe has the "Long Walk"
    $500 25
A convent's top nun, she's told to "Jump the Gun" on The Beatles' "White Album"

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Shawn Catherine Courtney
$800 $900 $1,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Shawn Catherine Courtney
$1,900 $2,600 $3,500

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 3
Not all it was cracked up to be, it was recast twice in 1753 before being hung in Philadelphia
    $200 16
On May 19, 1927 this famous theater on Hollywood Boulevard opened with a showing of "King of Kings"
    $200 21
She Hebraized her last name in 1956 & later became a prime minister
    $200 10
"And so my fellow Americans: ask not what your country can do for you..."
    $200 1
Ms. Farrow could tell you this 3-letter word means "100" in Swahili
    $400 4
In 1762, for the first time, visitors could throw coins in this newly completed Roman fountain
    $400 17
He ensured there would be no "Grandson of the Sheik" just after finishing "Son of the Sheik" when he died
    $400 22
At friend Ayn Rand's urging, this economist became an advisor to Richard Nixon
    $400 12
"I know not what course others may take; but as for me..."
    $400 2
Polite people know tafadhali means this & asante means "thank you"
    $600 5
Splish splash, he was taking a bath, when Charlotte Corday stabbed him in 1793
    $600 18
In this 1921 Charlie Chaplin - Jackie Coogan film, Coogan's father played 3 roles, including a pickpocket
    $600 23
In 1995 Lenny Wilkens broke this man's record as the winningest coach of the NBA
    $600 13
"The story you are about to see is true..."
    $600 26
In 1920 Walter Bowes might have said "After You!" to this man when they made America's first postage meters
    $600 8
We wonder if a Swahili-speaking housewife cleans up before this person, the mtumishi wa kike, comes
    $800 6
Begun by Frederick the Great's invasion of Saxony, it lasted from 1756 to 1763
    $800 19
Director Fritz Lang was inspired to make this 1927 German film while viewing the skyscrapers of New York City
    $800 24
You're 100 percent right if you knew she wrote "The 100 Secret Senses"
    DD: $1,500 14
"Look out for me a little bit, you shoulda taken care of me just a little bit so I wouldn't have to take them dives for the short end money; I had some bets down for you, you saw some money; you know then, I coulda had class..."
    $800 9
Swahili for "doctor", it was the title of a 1960s TV series about an animal doctor living in Africa
    $1000 7
In 1741 Calvinist Jonathan Edwards gave his fiery sermon entitled "Sinners in the Hands of" this
    $1000 20
A 1925 film named for this Russian warship was commissioned to commemorate the 1905 Revolution
    DD: $2,000 25
He wrote the majority opinion in Roe v. Wade
    $1000 15
"From each according to his abilities..."
    $1000 27
This CEO is the "Apple" of Pixar Animation Studios' eye, along with its hit "Toy Story"
    $1000 11
A nyumba ya posta, it's a place to send a barua

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Shawn Catherine Courtney
$7,700 $8,800 $7,800

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Final Jeopardy! Round

She was 6 years old & still known by the name Catalina when Columbus set sail for the New World

Final scores:

Shawn Catherine Courtney
$0 $15,700 $15,598
3rd place: Maurice Lacroix Watch 2-day champion: $28,500 2nd place: Sony VAIO Desktop Computer

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Shawn Catherine Courtney
$7,700 $7,800 $6,600
17 R,
0 W
21 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
15 R
(including 2 DDs),
0 W

Combined Coryat: $22,100

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