Show #632 - Tuesday, May 12, 1987

1987 Senior Tournament quarterfinal game 2.


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Dan Zamos, a lawyer from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Ruth Henoch, a teacher from Potomac, Maryland

Frank Dillon, a part-time high school sports writer originally from Cleveland, Ohio

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 6
All the countries whose names end in "guay" are on this continent
    $100 7
This director's initials stood for David Wark
    $100 23
Time it takes for 2,220,000 eggs to be laid at California's "Egg City", world's largest chicken ranch
    $100 19
This limb's abductors aren't kidnappers, but the muscles that move it toward the chest
    $100 12
"The Case of the Real Perry Mason"
    $100 1
Song from "Snow White" that Fergie might sing while waiting for Andy to return from sea duty
    $200 14
One source says this city was founded in 200 A.D. by the Polish Duke of Krak
    $200 8
An order marked as "A.S.A.P." should, per instructions, be done this way
    DD: $500 24
The 3 barnyard fowl mentioned in the following:

"All the world'll fly in a flurry /
When I take you out in the surrey /
When I take you out in the surrey with the fringe on top!"
    $200 20
A hollow core of dentin filled with pulp & capped with enamel
    $200 13
"Road to Tara"
    $200 2
The song from "South Pacific" that fits this category
    $300 15
4th largest European nation, it is divided into Gotaland, Sveland, & Norrland
    $300 9
Initials preceding "choice" or "prime" you might see on the cut of beef you just bought
    $300 25
Whether you're Buddy Rich or not, your tympanic membrane is commonly called this
    $300 17
"Mrs. Simpson"
    $300 3
Just ask Dr. Zhivago: He'll tell you it's the title of Lara's theme
    $400 16
Number of oceans crossed by the Tropic of Cancer
    $400 10
The 3rd "A" in AAA or the 1st "A" in the NAACP
    $400 21
"The Importance of Being Oscar"
    $400 4
"When an irresistible force such as you meets an old immovable object like me..."
    $500 18
River port of over 600,000 people in the heart of Brazil's Amazon rain forest
    $500 11
It's Walter Mondale's middle initial as well as Edward Hutton's
    $500 22
"The Unimportance of Being Oscar"
    $500 5
"There's a somebody I'm longing to see, I hope that he turns out to be..."

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 11):

Frank Ruth Dan
$1,700 $1,400 -$800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Frank Ruth Dan
$3,200 $2,100 -$300

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 2
Versions of it have starred Neil Diamond, Danny Thomas & Al Jolson
    $200 1
"We stand today on the edge of a New Frontier"
    $200 14
Ted Turner said these have no future because there aren't enough trees left to keep making wood pulp
    $400 3
1945's "The Bells of St. Mary's" was the sequel to this 1944 film
    $400 23
Of $36,000, $875,000, or $2.28 million, value of sapphire a rockhound sold at '86 gem show for 10 bucks
    $400 7
"Some of my best friends are MX missiles"
    $400 24
Only currently marketed U.S. car named for a president
    $400 15
This eating utensil's name is from Old English for a "chip of wood"
    DD: $1,000 4
In "Night of the Hunter", Robert Mitchum has these 2 4-letter words tattooed on his fingers
    $600 22
McGraw-Hill paid a $765,000 advance for his "autobiography" of Howard Hughes--but couldn't publish it
    $600 8
"It is time for the great silent majority of Americans to stand up & be counted"
    $600 13
Only 110,847 cars were ever made with this Ford nameplate, all during 1957-59
    $600 16
Only National Hockey League with a type of tree mentioned in their name
    $800 5
In "Kind Hearts & Coronets", he played 8 roles, including Lady Agatha
    $800 20
IOS was headed first by Bernie Cornfeld & later by this fugitive financier
    $800 9
"I shall go to Korea"
    $800 11
After buying Chrysler's European branches, this French company became Europe's biggest carmaker
    $800 17
The power ring of the 1940s version of this super hero was useless against wood
    $1000 21
Colorado gold-mining district which got its name from stream which injured cattle crossing it
    $1000 6
Among the films he's directed are 1948's "Oliver Twist" & "A Passage to India"
    $1000 19
The scheme of paying old investors with new investor's money bears the name of this Italian con man
    $1000 10
"I have sworn upon the altar of God, eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the mind of man"
    DD: $1,000 12
The 2 men who founded the company that now makes Mercedes-Benz cars
    $1000 18
If God had taken this day off in creating the world we wouldn't have wood today

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Frank Ruth Dan
$5,400 $5,900 $300

Final Jeopardy! Round

THE 1930s
In the '30s, these 2--a little girl & a big ape--were both called "The 8th Wonder of the World"

Final scores:

Frank Ruth Dan
$8,000 $10,800 $600
2nd place: $1,000 if eliminated Automatic semifinalist 3rd place: $1,000 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Frank Ruth Dan
$5,000 $5,900 $0
15 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
16 R,
0 W
9 R
(including 2 DDs),
10 W

Combined Coryat: $10,900

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Game tape date: 1987-02-10
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