Show #2729 - Thursday, June 13, 1996


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Mary Ann McIntyre, an information technology consultant from Cherry Hill, New Jersey

Rick Muenchow, a consultant from Bethesda, Maryland

Bill Cash, a claims attorney from Branford, Connecticut (whose 1-day cash winnings total $18,690)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 7
This city's Arch is in the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial in the National Park System
    $100 1
While offensive to vampires, this pungent herb is believed to have many benefits for humans
    $100 6
The adjutant birds of southeast Asia are members of this family known for family deliveries
    $100 13
This part of the large intestine is divided into ascending, transverse, descending & sigmoid sections
    $100 26
In 1861 this Confederate president said, "All we ask is to be let alone"
    $100 14
    $200 8
In 1980 this volcano in the American northwest made an ash of itself
    $200 2
This pickling herb is an essential ingredient in the Scandinavian dish Gravlax
    $200 12
A collection of jewelry valued at $2 million earned James Buchanan Brady this nickname
    $200 15
These 3-headed muscles on the back of the upper arms straighten the elbow
    $200 27
On Jan. 9, 1959 this U.S. president told Congress, "America is best described by one word. Freedom"
    $200 18
"The Rain in Spain"
    $300 9
The Fountain of Youth Park in this Florida city commemorates the 1513 landing of Ponce de Leon
    $300 3
These bluish-gray seeds used in cakes & salad dressings go a long way --- there are about 900,000 to a pound
    $300 23
Every August Williamsport, Pennsylvania hosts this organization's World Series
    $300 16
Goiters develop when this gland becomes too active or not active enough
    $300 28
Benjamin Franklin said, "We must indeed all hang together. Or, most assuredly, we shall all" do this
    $300 20
"I Feel Pretty"
    DD: $600 10
This city's largest library, the Saltykov-Shchedrin Library, has over 25 million volumes
    $400 4
This Indian blend contains as many as 20 spices, including ginger, pepper & turmeric for color
    $400 24
Strong in Northern Ireland, Presbyterianism is also the established church in this part of the U.K.
    $400 17
Melanin in this colorful part of the eye absorbs strong light that might blur the vision
    $400 29
An often heard political maxim is "As" this state "goes, so goes the nation"
    $400 21
"I'm Gonna Wash That Man Right Outa My Hair"
    $500 11
A new nation came into being October 27, 1979: this island & the Grenadines
    $500 5
Jamaica is the leading producer of this spice that tastes like a blend of several others
    $500 25
In 1947 Stuart Symington became the first secretary of this armed service
    $500 19
This liver disease occurs when healthy liver cells are replaced by scar tissue
    $500 30
Novel in which the following line appears: "You are Jane Porter, I saw it in your letter"
    $500 22
"Getting to Know You"

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

Bill Rick Mary Ann
$900 $1,300 $900

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Bill Rick Mary Ann
$2,000 $2,000 $2,500

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 17
In 1968 she was honored posthumously with the National Aviation Hall of Fame Award
    $200 1
The Virgin Passage separates this U.S. commonwealth from the Virgin Islands
    $200 6
The title of this 1990 film means "fear of spiders"
    $200 22
In 1909 this city's Museum of Fine Arts moved from Copley Square to the Fenway district
    $200 12
Tenskwatawa, the Shawnee prophet, accurately predicted one of these celestial events for June 16, 1806
    $200 7
In this 1868 novel, Meg March is the oldest of 4 daughters, Amy, the youngest
    $400 18
This insurance company sponsors the Good Neighbor Award
    $400 2
The Jura Mountains extend about 160 miles along the border between France & this country
    $400 13
Robin Williams co-produced this 1993 film in which he played his estranged wife's female housekeeper
    $400 29
This Republic of Texas president was adopted by Cherokee chief John Jolly
    $400 8
In the "Thousand and One Nights", Scheherazade tells the story of this poor Chinese boy & his magic lamp
    $600 19
In 1995 this Mike Hammer creator was named a Grand Master of the Mystery Writers of America
    $600 3
The Chinese sometimes refer to this region as Shamo, meaning "sand desert"
    $600 14
This singer played a 17th century witch named Winifred in Disney's 1993 comedy "Hocus Pocus"
    DD: $2,000 23
The Pittsburgh museum devoted to him is the largest single -artist museum in the nation
    $600 25
Two Moon's tale of this June 1876 battle was told in an 1898 article in McClure's
    $600 9
Narrator Jim Hawkins becomes a cabin boy aboard the Hispaniola in this novel
    $800 20
Greg Maddux of the Atlanta Braves is the only pitcher to win this award 4 straight years
    $800 4
Referring to its main inhabitants, the coastal region of north Africa was formerly called this
    $800 15
As the star of this film, Marlee Matlin became the first hearing-impaired Best Actress Oscar winner
    $800 27
James Ensor's "Christ's Entry into Brussels in 1889" hangs in this Malibu, California museum
    $800 26
This leader of an 1832 "war" was allowed to return to his people in Iowa but couldn't be a chief
    $800 10
This Henry James title lady is a "strikingly admirably pretty girl from Schenectady"
    $1000 21
The first group of Kennedy Center honorees included Fred Astaire & this black American contralto
    $1000 5
Guallatiri & Lascar, 2 of South America's highest volcanoes, are located in this country
    $1000 16
Humphrey Bogart squabbled with co-stars William Holden & Audrey Hepburn during the making of this film
    $1000 24
James I. Freed's design for this Washington museum includes elements of concentration camp architecture
    $1000 28
It's the tribe associated with Toohoolhoolzote, Looking Glass & Chief Joseph
    DD: $1,500 11
Abbe Faria is a fellow prisoner of this man on the Chateau d'if, a fortress off the coast of Marseilles

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Bill Rick Mary Ann
$9,300 $2,200 $9,100

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The 2 states whose 1-word names are contained in other state names

Final scores:

Bill Rick Mary Ann
$399 $2,200 $0
2nd place: Danjo original "Dolphin" sculpture New champion: $2,200 3rd place: Ducane 2004SS gas grill

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Bill Rick Mary Ann
$8,800 $4,000 $9,100
19 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
13 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
23 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $21,900

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Game tape date: 1996-02-06
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