Show #1191 - Monday, November 6, 1989

1989 Tournament of Champions quarterfinal game 1.


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Peggi Malys, a medical student originally from Orlando, Florida

Jim Tompkins-MacLaine, a musician originally from Tiffin, Ohio

Mark McDermott, a freelance writer originally from Schaller, Iowa

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: All of the correct responses.)
    $100 6
A cooking pot for Ma & Pa
    $100 21
A bat's hands serve as these
    $100 5
In 1935 young Vincent Price played this royal role on Broadway in "Victoria Regina"
    $100 26
Bernard F. Law, Roger Mahony & John J. O'Connor
    $100 12
Its German name means "flank horn" or "wing horn", from its use in battle
    $100 1
"In the world nothing is certain but" these 2 things
    $200 7
The standard version of this gambling game is a lot like lotto
    $200 22
On a true sole both of these are on the right side of the head
    $200 8
Kathleen Turner played the "passion" in "Crimes of Passion" & he played the psycho
    $200 27
Mabel Stark, Clyde Beatty & Gunther Gebel-Williams
    $200 14
The body of this instrument used in minstrel shows is similar to a tambourine
    $200 2
These "fell great oaks"
    $300 18
Its national anthem is "Wimbo Wa Taifa", Swahili for "anthem of the nation"
    $300 23
Lizard that's noted for its ability to walk on ceilings
    $300 9
He was Geraldine Page's sweetie in both the Broadway & film versions of "Sweet Bird of Youth"
    $300 28
Anna Beth Sully, Mary Pickford & Lady Sylvia Ashley
    $300 15
The double bassoon is also known by this name
    $300 3
Completes his line on the death of Georgiana Shipley's squirrel, "Here Skugg lies snug..."
    $400 19
The name of this Wisconsin city is Potawatomi for "pike" or "pickerel"
    $400 24
The South Africa rhebok is not an athletic shoe but a species of this
    $400 10
This polo-playing Harvard grad played Loretta Lynn's husband in "Coal Miner's Daughter"
    $400 29
Helen Frankenthaler, Robert Rauschenberg & Roy Lichtenstein
    $400 16
Sizes of grand pianos include baby grand, parlor grand & this, the largest
    $400 4
"They are so grateful" was his 8th & last reason for preferring this type of mistress
    $500 20
This county is known as the "Garden of England"
    $500 25
With ancestors as big as elephants, these slow beasts now just hang upside down in trees
    $500 11
He starred in "Doc" on TV & "Da" on Broadway & in the 1988 film
    $500 30
Virginia Apgar, Florence Sabin & Helen Brooke Taussig
    DD: $1,500 17
The Amati family began making violins in this Italian city in the 1500s
    $500 13
Completes his maxim, "Some are weather-wise..."

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Mark Jim Peggi
$900 $800 $0

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Mark Jim Peggi
$2,300 $400 $1,700

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 24
President who said, "If you don't say anything, you won't be called on to repeat it"
    $200 1
Near the end of this play, Theseus says, "Lovers, to bed; 'tis almost fairy time"
    $200 6
During 1989 this landmark sported a brightly lit sign that said "100 Ans"
    $200 7
This stalked vegetable is commonly cooked standing up in the pot
    $200 15
Archaeologists learn about a culture by studying broken pieces of earthenware called this
    $200 11
The Hotel Rossiya in this foreign capital has 3,200 bedrooms, the most of any hotel in the world
    $400 30
He was a Dem. governor during the Kennedy & Johnson years then became Nixon's treasury sec'y
    $400 2
This historical play includes the death of Katharine of Aragon
    $400 8
Overlooking the Champs Elysees, its construction was begun by Napoleon & completed by Louis Philippe
    $400 10
Emily Post says corn should never be served this way at a formal dinner
    $400 16
Early man fashioned this silica rock into sharp tools & weapons; it was later used in firearms
    $400 22
At their 1st meeting, Zsa Zsa Gabor told him, "I theenk I'm going to marry you" -- & she did
    $600 26
Michigan gov. who ended his 1968 bid for the presidency after he said he was "brainwashed" on Vietnam
    $600 3
Cordelia's 1st words in this play are "What shall Cordelia speak? Love, and be silent"
    $600 9
The mysterious "man in the iron mask" spent the last 5 years of his life in this prison
    $600 12
A cucumber pickled when it's only 2-3 inches long is called this
    DD: $1,200 17
In archaeology, this term refers to any object made by the hand of man
    $600 23
In 1976 "Legionnaires' Disease" killed 29 men staying at a hotel in this city
    DD: $2,500 27
4-time governor who used the following song in his 1928 presidential campaign:
    $800 4
Othello kills himself on this island
    $800 13
The highest elevation in Paris is in this artsy area, home to the church of Sacre Coeur
    $800 20
Ribbon-shaped noodles, sweet butter, cream, parmesan cheese & black pepper make up this pasta dish
    $800 18
One of the largest Roman remains in England is this emperor's 73-mile-long wall of stone & turf
    $800 25
On November 21, 1980 a fire in this 2,076 room Las Vegas hotel killed 84 & injured hundreds
    $1000 28
This congressman from Chicago is a 30-year veteran of the House & chairman of the Ways & Means Committee
    $1000 5
Ophelia says "pansies" are "for thoughts", this is "for remembrance"
    $1000 14
Paris was founded on this island in the Seine, home of Notre Dame Cathedral
    $1000 21
From Italian for "knot in wood", it's a dumpling made from flour, semolina or potato starch
    $1000 19
This British earl who financed the King Tut excavation died 9 months before the sarcophagus was found
    $1000 29
Home builder Kemmons Wilson founded the 1st of this chain on Summer Avenue in Memphis in 1952

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Mark Jim Peggi
$8,000 $1,600 $6,100

Final Jeopardy! Round

With over 35,000 miles, this state has the longest highway system in the U.S.

Final scores:

Mark Jim Peggi
$3,800 $1 $3,600
Automatic semifinalist 3rd place: $1,000 if eliminated 2nd place: $1,000 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Mark Jim Peggi
$9,900 $3,100 $6,100
27 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
11 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $19,100

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Game tape date: 1989-10-16
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