Show #2515 - Friday, July 7, 1995

Isaac Segal game 4.
Last regular play game of Season 11.


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Robert Press, a district manager from Valencia, California

Beverly Adams, a foreign language consultant from La Jolla, California

Isaac Segal, an advertising creative director from Cherry Hill, New Jersey (whose 3-day cash winnings total $42,800)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 1
On December 19 the people of this U.S. state celebrate Princess Bernice Pauahi Bishop's birthday
    $100 6
In 1967 this New York Jets quarterback became the first pro to pass for more than 4,000 yards in a season
    $100 16
The name of this food, not a true grain, comes from the Dutch meaning "beech wheat"
    $100 21
On April 5, 1614, in Jamestown, she married John Rolfe
    $100 26
Since 1908 this group has distributed over 26 million Bibles to hotels & other institutions
    $100 10
It's the 4-letter word that "makes the world go round"
    $200 2
In 1986 this New York capital celebrated the 300th anniversary of its charter as a city
    $200 7
Founded in 1897, it's the world's oldest annual marathon
    $200 17
The rolled form of this grain cooks in about 5 minutes; the steel-cut takes much longer
    $200 22
Anna Ivanovna, empress of Russia from 1730 to 1740, was the niece of this great ruler
    $200 27
It's what the R stands for in AARP
    $200 12
There's "no time like" this
    $300 3
This U.S. First Lady once taught dance in Grand Rapids
    $300 8
In 1991, after 12 seasons at the Salt Palace, this NBA team moved its home games to the Delta Center
    $300 18
Basmati, an aromatic type of this grain, is grown in India
    $300 23
After 5 years in office, she resigned as Israeli prime minister in 1974
    $300 28
Not surprisingly, this organization, founded in 1884, maintains one of the world's finest reference libraries on dogs
    $300 13
It's the type of pot that "never boils"
    $400 4
Lancaster, which has the largest stockyards east of Chicago, was this state's capital from 1799 to 1812
    $400 9
In 1992 Viktor Petrenko won the world championship in this sport
    $400 19
Millet seed, an important food for North Africans, is most often fed to these pets in the U.S.
    $400 24
The proceeds from some of her souvenir hatchets helped fund a home for wives of alcoholics
    $400 29
Members of this volunteer crime-fighting organization are famous for wearing red berets
    $400 14
It "comes not alone" & "makes waste"
    $500 5
This Connecticut city famous for its university is nicknamed "Elm City" because it once had many elm-lined streets
    $500 11
During his 1955-1966 career, this Dodger pitcher averaged 9.28 strikeouts per 9 innings
    $500 20
The pot type of this grain retains more of the bran than the pearl type
    $500 25
In 1813 this mistress of the late Lord Nelson was imprisoned for debt
    DD: $1,000 30
During Egypt's suspension from this group, 1979-1989, its headquarters was located in Tunisia
    $500 15
"Every" one of these "fits not every foot"

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

Isaac Beverly Robert
$2,700 $800 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Isaac Beverly Robert
$2,900 $3,000 $1,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
A smaller canal connecting to this river brings fresh water to the Suez Canal
    $200 10
This author of "The Time Machine" coined the phrase "the war that will end war"
    $200 2
On December 10 he announced he'd leave his Hyde Park estate & its papers & books to the U.S. government
    $200 4
Barbra Streisand introduced the song "People" in this musical
    $400 3
Many things in Hong Kong are named for this queen, including the mountain peak on Hong Kong island
    $400 11
This author gave us the line "I'll make him an offer he can't refuse"
    $400 6
By accepting his membership dues, the League of Nations recognized him as emperor of Ethiopia
    $400 5
In 1994 Brooke Shields made her Broadway debut as Betty Rizzo in this musical
    $600 15
Lake Avernus in Campania in this country was believed by the ancients to be the entrance to Hades
    $600 22
The U.S. pavilion at Montreal's Expo 67 was covered by one of these
    $600 12
This "Return of the Native" author's first novel, "Desperate Remedies", was published in 1871
    $600 7
17 acres surrounding her cottage were transferred to the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust
    $600 14
1992's "Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh!" was inspired by the comic songs of this man
    $600 26
This father of Andrew Wyeth illustrated more than 20 juvenile classics, including "Treasure Island"
    $800 16
The western portion of the Baltic island of Usedom belongs to Germany; the eastern, to this country
    $800 21
Lighter than steel, this metal is also associated with the Modernist style of the '20s & '30s
    $800 13
This Dr. Dolittle creator studied civil engineering at M.I.T.
    $800 8
Returning from Ireland to NYC in August, this aviator was given a parade down…er, up Broadway
    DD: $3,000 17
1966 Jerry Herman musical that features the following:

"For we need a little Christmas /
Right this very minute /
Candles in the window /
Carols at the spinet /
Yes, we need a little Christmas /
Right this very minute /
It hasn't snowed a single flurry /
But Santa, dear, we're in a hurry /
So climb down the chimney /
Put up the brightest string of lights I've ever seen..."
    $800 24
Born in South Carolina in 1782, he was known as a "war hawk" because he supported the War of 1812
    $1000 20
Boothia Peninsula in this country is the former location of the north magnetic pole
    $1000 23
The firm of Piano & Rogers is famous for this high-tech Paris landmark built 1971-77
    DD: $3,000 19
1 of only 3 authors to win 2 Pulitzer Prizes for Fiction
    $1000 9
On April 27, 1938 Countess Geraldine Apponyi of Hungary married King Zog of this country
    $1000 18
"Cabaret" was based partly on this 1951 play by John Van Druten
    $1000 25
When the parents of this "pathfinder" ran off together, his mother was still legally married to another man

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Isaac Beverly Robert
$8,900 -$200 $800
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Oscar Collazo, serving a life sentence for his assassination attempt on this president, was released in 1979

Final scores:

Isaac Beverly Robert
$13,900 -$200 $1,599
4-day champion: $56,700 3rd place: GO.VIDEO's dual-deck VCR + Jeopardy! Sports Edition video game 2nd place: Singer Furniture's 18th century bedroom set + a Minoff lamp + Jeopardy! Sports Edition video game

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Isaac Beverly Robert
$9,900 $5,800 $800
26 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
16 R,
3 W
(including 2 DDs)
8 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $16,500

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Game tape date: 1995-02-15
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