Show #877 - Tuesday, May 31, 1988


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Jack Koenig, an actor and househusband from New York City, New York

Ted Killory, a lawyer from Washington, D.C.

Jim Berkowitz, a teacher originally from Cranston, Rhode Island (whose 3-day cash winnings total $32,901)

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Jeopardy! Round

THE '60s
    $100 1
It's California's "capital" waterway
    $100 10
In 1964, Congress did not declare war on North Vietnam but did approve a national war on this
    $100 21
In some states, it's a misdemeanor to use this chemical spray without a permit
    $100 15
In movie titles, artsy area that followed "Next Stop" & "The Pope of"
    $100 2
South African golfer noted for wearing black & assisting black golfers
    $100 22
A bunch of money to get you out of jail, or a bunch of hay
    $200 7
Lake Powell was created by damming the waters of this river
    $200 11
1963 event at which Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. made his famous "I Have a Dream" speech
    $200 24
Of yelling "help", "rape", or "fire", 1 that generally brings help more readily than the other 2
    $200 16
At the end of this film, the ghosts of Cathy & Heathcliff are united on the moors forever
    $200 3
Only NBA team which currently plays its home games in Maryland
    $200 23
A moan for Moby
    $300 8
Hells Canyon, deepest canyon in U.S. has been carved by the Snake River in this state
    $300 12
In 1961, while dealing with the Congo crisis, this U.N. Sec'y-General died in a plane crash
    $300 28
In India circa 400 B.C., monks of this religion used a form of karate
    $300 17
Oscar-winner Jane Darwell's last role was as The Bird Woman in this Julie Andrews film
    $300 4
In last bareknuckle championship bout, Jake Kilrain went 75 rounds against this man
    $300 25
To stand by, or a measure of heaviness
    $400 9
The research corridor along the upper Rio Grande gives this state one of our country's highest % of Ph.D.s
    $400 13
Released by the Soviets in '62, this U-2 pilot went on to become a helicopter traffic reporter
    $400 29
Because it can go in several directions & is hard to block, this joint is the best upper body weapon
    $400 18
It's the heavenly body Roddy McDowall fought a "Battle For" in 1973
    $400 5
Though the 1956 Summer Olympics were held in this city, equestrian events were in Stockholm, about 10,000 miles away
    $400 26
Wander aimlessly to a world capital
    DD: $200 20
The entire northern boundary of this southern state is formed by the Ohio River
    $500 14
In 1960, this South American country moved its capital
    $500 30
Kodokan judo was introduced to the U.S. by this President who studied it
    $500 19
People call him "Lou Bamba" since he starred in "La Bamba"
    $500 6
This Yankee 1st baseman set a Major League record in '87 hitting 6 grand slam home runs
    $500 27
All the gold you gathered up, or a golden group known for marauding

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Jim Ted Jack
$1,000 $2,000 $500

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jim Ted Jack
$3,000 $2,800 $1,300

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 24
This bird got its name because its erectile crest looked like the pen behind the ear of a clerk
    $200 12
Czechoslovakia, Germany & this country all claim to have originated the polka
    $200 1
George Kelly, who wrote the play "Craig's Wife" was this princess' uncle
    $200 6
Traditionally, a Gideon Bible is the version "authorized" in 1611 by this person
    $200 19
In 1952, he was the dominant figure in the officer's coup that overthrew King Farouk
    $200 7
An oddball, or a piece of his cereal
    $400 15
Banned in some locales, this dance fad was featured in "They Shoot Horses, Don't They?"
    $400 2
Queen Victoria made this "Lord"ly poet the Baron of Aldworth and Farringford
    $400 13
As the Lord dried up the Red Sea for Moses, he dried up this river for Joshua
    $400 20
This Italian political movement was founded in 1919 under the slogan "Revolution & Fatherland"
    $400 8
Term for a sheet of ice adrift on water
    DD: $1,400 27
Color of the bird in the title of the following:
    $600 16
Time signature used for the modern foxtrot
    DD: $600 3
In 1807, Chief Justice John Marshall finished his 5-volume biography of this President
    $600 14
Giuseppe Verdi's opera "Nabucco" is based on the biblical story of this king
    $600 21
U.S. Sec'y of State Cordell Hull oversaw the "Good Neighbor Policy" aimed at this group of countries
    $600 9
An iris, as depicted in heraldry
    $800 17
Regarded as father of Russian classical ballet, Marius Petipa was actually from this w. European country
    $800 4
He won a Pulitzer Prize posthumously for his last novel, "The Reivers"
    $800 25
Completes the line from Ecclesiastes, "He that diggeth a pit..."
    $800 22
Born in S. Africa, this former British army officer was Israeli Foreign Minister from 1966-74
    $800 10
A bugle with valves
    $1000 28
While secondary feathers act like a plane's wing, primary feathers serve as this plane part
    $1000 18
You won't find Jacob's Pillow on Marley's bed; it's a dance festival site in this New England state
    $1000 5
Nonsense poet who said of himself "His visage is more or less hideous, his beard it resembles a wig"
    $1000 26
While Peter was a fisherman by trade, this New Testament apostle was a tentmaker
    $1000 23
Economist & chancellor who was to many the symbol of post-WWII West German economic recovery
    $1000 11
A fleet of small warships

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jim Ted Jack
$4,400 $2,200 $3,700

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Final Jeopardy! Round

More than half the free world's commercial jetliners have been assembled in this U.S. state

Final scores:

Jim Ted Jack
$1,399 $1,450 $6,000
3rd place: Jules Jurgensen his & her watches + Jeopardy! box game 2nd place: Avant Collection dining furniture & Galaxy carpet + Jeopardy! box game New champion: $6,000 + Jeopardy! box game

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Jim Ted Jack
$4,700 $3,600 $3,700
18 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W
15 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)
12 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $12,000

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Game tape date: 1988-03-07
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