Show #3919 - Thursday, September 20, 2001

Mark Dawson game 5.


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Eugene Gamblin, a nightclub and restaurant owner from Ronkonkoma, New York

Marisa Prasifka, a stay-at-home mom from Austin, Texas

Mark Dawson, a business manager from Chamblee, Georgia (whose 4-day cash winnings total $44,399)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We want you to name the author for...)
(Alex: least we hope they are familiar!)
    $100 20
In 2001 this San Diego aquatic attraction was home to a rare sight, chambered nautilus eggs hatching
    $100 2
Neurologist Sean Kenniff was voted off this show on episode 12
    $100 22
Members of this family won women's singles & doubles titles at Wimbledon
    $100 15
Besides making light beer, this Milwaukee-based brewery gives the "Tools for Success" to small colleges
    $100 10
"Murder on the Orient Express"
    $100 1
The simile "clean as" one of these may come from the need to have a clean one to get a good sound
    $200 21
Organization that employs the woman seen here
    $200 6
After announcing he was hanging up his stethoscope as Dr. Sloan on "Diagnosis Murder", he took it back
    $200 23
In June 2000 the top 3 finishers in this Scripps Howard-sponsored competition were home-schooled kids
    $200 16
Benjamin Guinness stoutly provided funds for this Irish city's St. Patrick's Cathedral
    $200 11
"'O' Is for Outlaw"
    $200 3
This phrase once meant a Caucasian who could outbox Jack Johnson; later it referred to any promising leader
    $300 28
Published in 8 volumes in 1917, it went to 22 volumes in 1972, went on a CD-ROM in 1990 & online in 1998
    $300 7
The top show of each season from 1985 to 1989 was a sitcom starring this man as a Brooklyn obstetrician
    $300 24
Following Ecuador's lead, El Salvador also decided to make this currency legal tender
    $300 18
Brewer Michael Bass established orphanages, parks & museums in this country of his birth
    $300 12
"Farewell, My Lovely"
    $300 4
Thomas Carlyle coined the phrase "captains of" this to mean powerful businessmen
    $400 29
This union organized in Chicago in 1905 wanted to overthrow capitalism
    $400 8
He was Jim Anderson, insurance agent, for 13 years; he was Marcus Welby, M.D. for only 7
    $400 25
This city opened Enron Field for its baseball team, broke ground on a new football stadium & OK'd a basketball arena
    $400 19
Money from the golden nectar was used to start this women's liberal arts college in Poughkeepsie, New York
    $400 13
"The First Deadly Sin"
    $400 5
Meaning "in trouble", the expression "in" this presumably refers to the briny liquid it's made in
    $500 30
In 1998 MCI Communications merged with this major company
    $500 9
In 1976 "The Practice" was a medical sitcom with this "Make Room for Daddy" star
    $500 26
Found under an old palace, the body of this last emperor of Ethiopia was moved to a tomb with a view
    $500 27
This Canadian brewer founded in 1786 builds recreational facilities & gives suds & funds to AIDS benefits
    $500 17
"Devil in a Blue Dress"
    DD: $800 14
It now means a person who's an example of something; the original one is seen here

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

Mark Marisa Eugene
$500 $100 $3,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Mark Marisa Eugene
$1,600 $1,000 $3,100

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 22
Year of the fateful headline seen here
    $200 2
Journalist Bob Woodward
    $200 11
The serpent said that on eating the fruit, "Ye shall be as" these, "knowing good and evil"
    $200 4
The dipper seen here is to be used with this sticky substance
    $200 1
This nation's regions include Viborg, Ringkobing & Fyn
    $200 14
If fictional girl Longstocking married real basketball player Scottie, she'd love this new name
    $400 23
Think back to this year of "Clinton Acquitted Decisively: No Majority for Either Charge"
    $400 3
Baseball player Roy Hobbs
    $400 12
Moses begged to "Go over and see the good land that is beyond" this river
    $400 27
It's what you do to cherries or olives with the item seen here
    $400 7
Off the coast of French Guiana, it became part of a penal colony in the late 19th century
    $400 15
Ms. Marshall, TV's Laverne, gets hitched to "Mule Train" singer Frankie & becomes...
    $600 24
November of this year brought the headline seen here
    DD: $1,400 5
Senate hopeful Bill McKay
    $600 19
In Luke 2, an angel tells a group of these, "I bring you good tidings of great joy"
    $600 28
Use the item seen here to remove these from shrimp
    DD: $1,600 8
About 20 miles northwest of Raleigh, this city is also home to North Carolina Central University
    $600 16
Actress Clark, an Oscar nominee for "American Graffiti", weds "Cider House Rules" Oscar winner Michael & becomes...
    $800 25
It was the roaring year of "Lindbergh Does It!" & "Sacco & Vanzetti Put to Death"
    $800 6
Billionaire John Gage
    $800 20
According to Proverbs, "A merry" one of these "doeth good like a medicine"
    $800 9
A shipping point for agriculture, this eastern Iowa city is located on the Mississippi River across from Rock Island
    $800 17
"Armageddon"'s Tyler weds "Spartacus" author Howard & takes this name, like a phrase paired with "die young"
    $1000 26
Post World War II-year of the headline seen here
    $1000 13
TV news director Warren Justice
    $1000 21
David told Solomon, "Be strong and of good" this; "dread not, nor be dismayed"
    $1000 10
You'll find this African country in the Gulf of Aden at the entrance to the Red Sea
    $1000 18
If Clint's ex Sondra wed "Untouchable" Eliot, hyphenated her name & then wed TV character Herman, she'd be...

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Mark Marisa Eugene
$7,400 $800 $4,100

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Final Jeopardy! Round

2 of the 3 countries classified as extending across 2 continents

Final scores:

Mark Marisa Eugene
$8,200 $800 $0
5-day champion: $52,599 2nd place: a trip to Orlando, Florida 3rd place: a gift certificate

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Mark Marisa Eugene
$6,400 $800 $3,000
20 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
8 R,
2 W
20 R
(including 2 DDs),
9 W

Combined Coryat: $10,200

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Game tape date: 2001-04-25
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