Show #4454 - Thursday, January 8, 2004

Tom Walsh game 4.


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Michael Schlitzer, an account manager from Sterling, Virginia

Belinda Reid, a retired teacher from Farmerville, Louisiana

Tom Walsh, a writer from Washington, D.C. (whose 3-day cash winnings total $62,500)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Hey, there's a theme here!)
(Alex: And all these categories in honor of the King's birthday this week.)
    $200 26
This clothing company markets a snowshoe-wearing teddy bear called L.L. Bear
    $200 1
After the St. Valentine's Day Massacre, Bugs Moran said, "Only" this man "kills like that"
    $200 16
Amorous couples are often compared to these small, affectionate parrots
    $200 21
While at Walden Pond, Thoreau was arrested by constable Sam Staples & spent a night in this city's jail
    $200 8
World Book Encyclopedia calls it "the most elegant building stone"
    $200 6
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew at Graceland in Memphis, TN.) When Elvis was at home, he loved to play & sing this type of music, whose name comes from Old English for "good news"
    $400 27
In an audio book, Charles Kuralt narrates the adventures of this A.A. Milne bear
    $400 2
The "charger" Salome wanted as part of the presentation of John the Baptist's head is one of these
    $400 17
It's any magical elixir that arouses passion, not just the "Number 9" one of song
    $400 22
A total of 49,485 prisoners went through this Confederate prison that was in operation for only 14 months
    $400 9
It's the limestone landmark of the Mediterranean seen here
    $400 7
Graceland's Christmas lights go on the Friday after this holiday & stay up through Elvis' birthday festivities in Jan.
    $600 28
One of the oldest teddy bear manufacturers in the world, the Steiff company is headquartered in this country
    $600 3
Killed with his brother Qusay in 2003, this son of Saddam Hussein had a reputation for brutality
    $600 18
This 5-letter endearment is what Mr. Howell usually called Mrs. Howell on "Gilligan's Island"
    $600 23
In 1971, 33 inmates & 10 prison staff members were killed in a riot at this New York correctional facility
    $600 10
Among the oldest rocks on Earth are 4-billion-year-old pieces of this, from which New Hampshire gets its nickname
    $600 13
(Cheryl) In 1956 Elvis earned 8 gold records, including one for this hit, based on the Civil War favorite "Aura Lee"
    $800 29
A popular book character, this teddy bear was named after a London railway station
    $800 4
In 1940 the Soviets massacred officers of this country's army in the Katyn Forest, but blamed it on the Nazis
    $800 19
Some swains are seduced by shapely lips said to resemble this Roman god's bow
    $800 24
After 1946 this Berlin prison on the Wilhelmstrasse housed Nazi war criminals
    $800 11
Clay & mica minerals in this sedimentary rock cause it to split into thin layers
    $800 14
At Graceland, you can visit the plane that Elvis named for this girl, who celebrated her 9th birthday in it
    $1000 30
In the mid-'80s over a million of these talking electronic teddy bears were sold
    DD: $1,400 5
As king of this Spanish region, Peter the Cruel (Peter the Just to his friends) fought a 10-year war with Aragon
    $1000 20
Titania really hit bottom when she hit on Bottom in this Shakespeare comedy
    $1000 25
The first of these very restrictive prisons was at Marion, Ill.; Florence, Colo. & Pelican Bay, Calif. followed
    $1000 12
Brownstone is a variety of this rock, formed when grains of quartz & other minerals are bound together
    $1000 15
(Cheryl) Elvis gave his pink Cadillac to this woman, his mother; she loved riding in it, but didn't drive

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

Tom Belinda Michael
$3,600 $2,400 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Tom Belinda Michael
$7,800 $3,800 $3,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: You have to name the presidential subject.)
(Alex: We have a whole category about that!)
    $400 1
Of the wrist, neck or back of the knee, it's where you put your fingers to feel the carotid pulse
    $400 6
Some local TV news goes by the sensation-loving motto "If it" does this, "it leads"
    $400 11
"Plain Speaking"
    $400 26
This device from Apple can put 10,000 songs in a music fan's pocket
    $400 16
When we say he invented movable type, we mean he invented the mold which made movable type practical
    $400 21
Will Cuppy wrote that this bird "seems to have been invented for the sole purpose of becoming extinct"
    $800 2
A form of this explosive is often used to treat angina
    $800 7
It's the telethon-tracker seen here...looks like those pledges are rolling in
    $800 12
"Old Tippecanoe"
    $800 27
For a gardener, get this Black & Decker trimmer -- its name sounds like a spiny animal with the first "H" missing
    $800 17
"The Kingdom of Swing" was this man's 1939 autobiography
    $800 22
Jerome K. Jerome was spotted saying, "Love is like" this disease, "we all have to go through it"
    $1200 3
In the news in 2003, SARS is short for this
    $1200 8
1980 saw this form of broadcasting's first million-dollar fight when people coughed up $15 to see Leonard vs. Duran
    $1200 13
"The Last Best Hope of Earth"
    $1200 28
The name of this kids' store founded in 1976 recalls a term for a Boy Scout gathering
    $1200 18
On April 12, 1961 this Soviet air force pilot made a trip around the world in 108 minutes
    $1200 23
As Francis Bacon said, "Hope is a good" this meal "but it is a bad supper"
    DD: $2,000 4
The process in which these are formed in bone marrow is called leukopoiesis
    $1600 9
18-letter term for airing "Love's Tender Glow" opposite another network's "America's Meanest Bouncer"
    $1600 14
"One Man Alone"
    $1600 29
$3,000 will buy a 6-oz. Baccarat flask of men's perfume from this Iranian-born American designer
    $1600 19
He actually formed his Italian Legion, later known as the Red Shirts, in South America in the 1840s
    $1600 24
Alexander Pope cautioned, "Know then thyself, presume not God to scan; the proper study of mankind is" this
    $2000 5
You would think the best antipruritic drugs to help relieve or prevent this are probably made from scratch
    $2000 10
Referring to a daring motorcycle exploit by Fonzie, it's what a TV show does when it peaks & starts to go downhill
    $2000 15
"Soldier, Planter, Statesman of the Old Southwest"
    $2000 30
Pick up "How to Be a Domestic Goddess" by this kitchen personality seen here
    DD: $2,000 20
This U.S. composer wrote "geographical" suites about the Hudson River & Niagara Falls, among others
    $2000 25
Charles Dibdin rhymed, "Did you ever hear of Captain Wattle? He was all for love and a little for" this (hic)

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Tom Belinda Michael
$15,400 $11,000 $8,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

This Charlie Chaplin film lent its name to a famous bookstore that recently celebrated its 50th anniversary

Final scores:

Tom Belinda Michael
$22,000 $3,500 $1,600
4-day champion: $84,500 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Tom Belinda Michael
$15,000 $11,000 $10,200
19 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
11 R,
0 W
20 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $36,200

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Game tape date: 2003-10-29
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