Show #66 - Monday, December 10, 1984

Ric Moser game 2.


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Linda Rogers, an assistant hospital administrator originally from Simsbury, Connecticut

Brian Perachet, a boat captain from Mar Vista, California

Ric Moser, a printing broker from Raymore, Missouri (whose 1-day cash winnings total $2,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 2
A typical snowflake has this many sides
    $100 19
Named for an island, these '50s shorts are fashionable again
    $100 7
Though Detective Pinkerton saved him once, he later became 1st assassinated president
    $100 1
Police equipment featured in ads for Clint Eastwood's "Tightrope"
    $100 10
The black & white bear of Walter Lantz cartoons
    $200 11
Common element whose refined forms include pig, cast or wrought
    $200 20
Howard Hughes designed a cantilevered one for voluptuous Jane Russell
    $200 24
Kind of people Randy Newman "don't want" "'round here"
    $200 8
Second U.S. president, he was the 1st defeated for re-election
    $200 3
Bo Derek film released unrated so it wouldn't get an "X"
    $200 12
"A Family Affair" was the 1st of 15 films in this Mickey Rooney series
    $300 13
After length, width & depth, the 4th dimension
    $300 21
"Edible" name for a double-breasted wool navy jacket
    $300 9
1st president to refuse a 3rd term
    $300 4
"Flashdance" song whose lyrics were changed to make a mad killer a mad dancer
    $300 14
Reg Smythe's pub-crawling comic strip husband of Flo
    $400 17
Type of organism that lives off of another, contributing nothing
    $400 22
Teenagers' tooth wear or what the British call suspenders
    $400 5
Gene Wilder's remake of the '77 French comedy "Pardon mon Affaire"
    $400 15
Donny Osmond made his debut at the age of 4 on his show
    $500 18
Shattering sound that accompanies breaking the sound barrier
    $500 23
Penitents once wore this rough cloth with ashes
    $500 6
"Taxi" reverend who played bad guys in "Star Trek III" & "Buckaroo Banzai"
    $500 16
An 8-hour static film of the Empire State Building was done by this pop artist

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 9):

Ric Brian Linda
$700 -$100 $0

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ric Brian Linda
$2,300 -$500 $2,700

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 12
"Grimm" stories
    $200 17
In his memoirs, he insists he really won in 1960
    $200 4
Asia's population giant, finally admitted to U.N. in 1971
    $200 2
32 body appendages you masticate with
    $400 13
Literary point of view when I write like this
    $400 18
Phrase "My hat is in the ring" originated with this 1912 "Bull Moose" candidate
    $400 7
Including, in 19th century, one quarter of world's land & people, the sun never set on it
    $400 5
This "cheeky" muscle is the body's largest
    $400 19
Position of ball after a stroke, which is sometimes a fib
    $600 14
Language of Chaucer
    $600 8
Sinatra, Gifford & McGee or Germanic peoples who helped conquer Rome
    $600 6
Where a doctor "hammers out" a patellar reflex
    $600 1
"Super Mex"
    $600 22
Niagara Falls borders on this Canadian province
    DD: $1,000 15
Vowel missing from entire 50,000 word text of Ernest Wright's "Gadsby"

"Gatsby was walking back from a visit down to Branton Hill's manufacturing district on a Saturday night. A busy day's traffic had had its noisy run; and with not many folks in sight, His Honor got along without having to stop to grasp a hand, or talk; for a mayor out of City Hall is a shining mark for any politician."
    $800 9
Nicaraguan guerrilla group that overthrew Somoza
    $800 20
A turkey's wishbone or your collarbone
    $800 3
In '76, Judy Rankin was 1st woman pro to win this amount in a season
    $1000 16
In the '20s, Hemingway & Fitzgerald were among these "missing" literary offspring
    $1000 11
In 1888, it was last country in W. Hemisphere to abolish slavery
    $1000 21
The 4 large veins that return blood to the heart from the head & neck
    $1000 10
The Ryder Cup matches are between pros of these two countries

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ric Brian Linda
$5,500 $1,500 $5,500

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

The 2 states on both sides of the Mississippi

Final scores:

Ric Brian Linda
$11,000 $0 $100
2-day champion: $13,000 3rd place: his and hers jackets 2nd place: hair care appliances and an exercise bike

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Ric Brian Linda
$5,500 $1,300 $5,500
19 R,
6 W
8 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
15 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $12,300

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Game tape date: 1984-09-19
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