Show #67 - Tuesday, December 11, 1984

Ric Moser game 3.


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Hal Ackerman, a freelance writer originally from Brooklyn, New York

Dale Barnes, a physician originally from the Bahamas

Ric Moser, a printing broker from Raymore, Missouri (whose 2-day cash winnings total $13,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 10
World's largest office building, named for its geometric shape
    $100 15
Comic whose "trial by fire" fueled his comedy routines
    $100 2
"Sly" creature sought by sportsmen riding to hounds
    $100 20
British decoration named for former queen
    $100 1
What Paul Newman's "Hustler" hustled
    $200 11
De"faced" by sand & invading armies, it crouches near the Great Pyramids
    $200 16
Master of the pause followed by "Now cut that out!"
    $200 3
The "ship of the desert"
    $200 21
Since '32 the U.S. Badge of Military Merit has had this colorful name
    $200 4
Subtitled "How I Learned to Stop Worrying & Love the Bomb"
    $300 12
His statue is atop Philadelphia's City Hall
    $300 17
Pat Paulsen ran for president on their controversial "Comedy Hour"
    $300 5
The children are poults, the mothers, hens & the fathers, toms
    $300 23
This prize did not have an economics category until '69
    $300 6
1949's Best Picture, its title came from "Humpty Dumpty"
    $400 13
France's Unknown Soldier lies beneath this Champs-Elysees landmark
    $400 18
After playing the nightclub circuit, he broke into movies with "What's New, Pussycat?"
    $400 9
Name of the sport of hunting birds with other birds
    $400 24
26 years after writing it for the stage, he won Oscar for the screenplay "Pygmalion"
    DD: $800 7
He sang his way to an Oscar in "Cabaret":
    $500 14
The date on the tablet held by the Statue of Liberty
    $500 19
Though originally a comic, he was 1st black regular on a U.S. dramatic TV series
    $500 22
Floating sea creature named by sailors for the Iberian fighting ship it resembles
    $500 25
He may disagree with Gene Siskel, but he won '75 Pulitzer Prize for Film Criticism
    $500 8
Ironically, he spoke the only word in Mel Brooks' "Silent Movie"

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

Ric Dale Hal
$1,500 $600 $300

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ric Dale Hal
$4,400 $1,300 $600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 7
"Working" party that 1st came to power in 1924
    $200 1
Land animal with the largest teeth
    $200 21
NBC sci-fi series about alien lizards invading Earth
    $200 8
Number of Senators from each state
    $200 16
Located in Alaska, it's North America's highest peak
    $400 10
Heavy winds sank more of this famed Spanish fleet than the English did
    $400 2
"Diffraction" refers to the way it bends
    $400 22
On TV, letter on Miss DeFazio's blouses
    $400 15
Elected office held by president of the Senate
    $400 17
It's across the Danube from Pest
    $600 11
In 1707, the Act of Union united these 3 countries to form Great Britain
    $600 3
The 2 primary ferrous metals
    $600 12
Letter reversed in the name of what a giraffe calls "The World's Biggest Toystore"
    $600 23
State once represented by James Buckley & Jacob Javits
    $600 18
New Zealand, Midway & Hawaii are all a part of this "many islands" group
    $800 13
In 1881, this punishment took a beating & was abolished by the British Navy
    DD: $800 4
Natural vanilla flavoring comes from this tropical flower
    $800 9
1930 film where Peter Lorre plays a child murderer
    $800 19
2 of the 3 countries that make up the Benelux Economic Union
    $1000 14
Last monarch of the House of Tudor
    $1000 5
Stratigraphy is a branch of this science
    $1000 6
In music, the seventh tone in the diatonic scale of C
    $1000 20
Abu Dhabi & Dubai are 2 of the 7 states that make up this Middle Eastern federation

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ric Dale Hal
$10,400 -$300 $4,200
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

Arrested for voting in 1872 election, she died 14 years before the 19th Amendment

Final scores:

Ric Dale Hal
$12,399 -$300 $200
3-day champion: $25,399 3rd place: a balans chair 2nd place: china and a range

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Ric Dale Hal
$10,000 -$300 $5,000
25 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
5 R,
4 W
14 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $14,700

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Game tape date: 1984-09-19
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