Show #65 - Friday, December 7, 1984

Ric Moser game 1.


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Ric Moser, a printing broker from Raymore, Missouri

Amy Phillips, a research student originally from Clifton, New Jersey

Jay Mann, an animal control dispatcher from Anaheim, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $5,400)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 6
The 2 states that don't border any others
    $100 7
Goodyear's gasbag
    $100 13
The 2nd book of the Old Testament
    $100 1
Parker Bros, has made balls, boomerangs & ping pong paddles out of this soft material
    $100 12
Cypress Gardens show done on water, not on snow
    $100 20
What "Satchmo" played
    $200 14
The Wolverine State, in 1847 became 1st to abolish capital punishment
    $200 8
Nickname of Gil Gerard's futuristic Capt. William Rogers
    $200 23
Image of worship built of old jewelry while Moses was on the mountain
    $200 2
As scissors beats paper, so paper beats this
    $200 18
Fishing from a moving boat
    $200 24
As Duke Ellington wrote, "It don't mean a thing if it ain't got" this
    $300 15
Region originally called Indian Territory, it now has no Fed. reservations
    $300 9
To give by will
    $300 3
Total number of dots on the highest standard domino
    DD: $400 19
What an unlucky surfer has just experienced in this song
    $400 16
Western neighbor of Tenn. & Miss.; it has only diamond field in N. America
    $400 10
Quality of a Scot's brogue which makes the "R" r-r-r-oll
    $400 4
Thrown out by G.E. in 1949, this stretchy stuff became a national fad
    $400 21
Competitor in this sport was the model for nude male torso atop L.A.'s Olympic gate
    $500 17
Midwest state whose native sons include Marlon Brando, Nick Nolte & Henry Fonda
    $500 11
Australian bay named for the many plants growing on its shores
    $500 5
Said to be a weapon in the Philippines, Duncan made them toys for the U.S.
    $500 22
Name of yacht immortalized after winning the 100-Guinea Cup away from England in 1851

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 11):

Jay Amy Ric
$800 $1,000 $500

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jay Amy Ric
$1,300 $1,100 $1,900

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 2
Omar Khayyam's ancient Iran
    $200 9
According to Reader's Digest, it's the best medicine
    $200 11
Old-man, hedgehog & barrel
    $200 16
Lowest member of a movie crew whose job is to "go for" anything
    $200 22
Oceangoing boats can travel 2300 miles up this river to Iquitos, Peru
    $200 1
People with this deficiency can't get mad and see red
    $400 3
Ancient Yucatan tribe that had no schools but were excellent astronomers
    $400 15
Alexander Pope said "it springs eternal in the human breast"
    $400 12
This "lowest point" figured in Ronald Reagan's career
    $400 17
For 10% of the bail, he'll spring you from jail
    $400 24
Crazed by presence of blood, these carnivorous fresh-water fish even eat each other
    $400 4
Snooty specs on a stick
    $600 7
In '38, the Munich Agreement allowed Germany to partition this country
    $600 19
Stuffy British monarch who said when she saw herself imitated, "We are not amused"
    $600 13
Greek for "fertile land", buildings are built around but not on these watering spots
    $600 18
He raises penmanship to a fine art
    $600 27
Over 1/3 of its population lives in its capital, Montevideo
    $600 5
Called hyperopia, it's the opposite of myopia
    $800 8
With the Angles & Jutes, they conquered 5th century England
    $800 26
In "Trees", he claimed that "poems are made by fools like me"
    DD: $900 14
Artist famous for her paintings of the deserts of the American southwest
    $800 20
Horse racing fixtures the British call "turf accountants"
    $800 6
These were first made in 1887 by German physiologist A.E. Fick
    $1000 10
Many of them left France when Louis XIV revoked the Edict of Nantes
    $1000 25
Coldest, most northern desert in the world
    $1000 21
What a fletcher makes
    $1000 28
Famous William Hudson novel set in South American jungle
    $1000 23
You have to keep an eye on this M.D.

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jay Amy Ric
$5,800 $1,300 $6,900

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

Queen of France 1559-60; Catholic Europe considered her the rightful queen of England

Final scores:

Jay Amy Ric
$1,000 $100 $2,000
2nd place: bedroom furniture and linens 3rd place: lamps New champion: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Jay Amy Ric
$6,600 $1,300 $6,900
21 R
(including 1 DD),
7 W
(including 1 DD)
10 R,
3 W
16 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $14,800

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Game tape date: 1984-09-18
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