Show #1347 - Tuesday, June 12, 1990


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Ron Alper, an attorney from Baltimore, Maryland

Peggy Davis, a senior products consultant from Portland, Oregon

David Nixon, a personnel supervisor from San Antonio, Texas (whose 1-day cash winnings total $21,800)

Jeopardy! Round

    $100 15
After its 1st year on the air, reports said that children who watched this PBS show scored better in tests
    $100 2
Her last film was "Sextette"; why don't you come up and see it sometime
    $100 1
After a year of retirement, this former Green Bay coach became part owner & coach of the Redskins in '69
    $100 12
It's also known as the vertebral column
    $100 11
He's the patron saint of French Canadians, who call him Jean Baptiste
    $100 14
Montevideo is the capital of this country
    $200 23
The Senate rejected G. Harrold Carswell & later approved Harry A. Blackmun for this post
    $200 4
This actress received her first Oscar nomination for "An Officer and a Gentleman"
    $200 3
Alabama's Paul Bryant was known by this nickname
    $200 13
Endocrine glands have no ducts, so they release their secretions directly into this
    $200 16
It's a very thin French pancake
    DD: $500 26
The Vatican refused to accredit diplomat E. Mueller of West Germany for this reason
    $300 8
In this 1972 film based on a play, Michael Caine's last words are "Tell them it was only a bloody game."
    $300 5
Collective nickname of Notre Dame's Don Miller, Elmer Layden, Jim Crowley & H. Stuhldreher
    $300 17
Of skeletal, smooth or cardiac, the kind of muscle that usually controls voluntary movement
    $300 18
Lots of people know this is dancer Mikhail's last name, but not everyone can spell it
    $400 25
He published his satirical book "Radical Chic and Mau-Mauing the Flak Catchers"
    $400 9
At the end of this 1986 film, Geena Davis was pregnant with a mutant baby
    $400 6
In 1983 this new league selected Dan Marino as its first draft pick, but he went to the NFL instead
    $400 21
A membrane called the visceral pleura covers the outer surface of this pair of organs
    $400 19
In architecture it's a decorative band; its name makes it sound like it's frozen
    $500 24
This Chicago 7 attorney was cited for contempt by the presiding judge
    $500 10
The title of this Akira Kurosawa epic inspired by "King Lear" means "chaos" in Japanese
    $500 7
1 of the 2 schools which, combined, have won the Big 8 Conference title 28 of the last 31 years
    $500 22
The beta cells in this organ are the ones that produce insulin
    $500 20
A 150th anniversary

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

David Peggy Ron
$1,700 -$600 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

David Peggy Ron
$3,200 $200 $200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 13
He accepted the Dukedom of Brontë in Sicily a few years before he died at Trafalgar
    $200 8
He wrote on a sketch for his 3rd "Razumovsky" quartet, "Let your deafness no longer be a secret."
    $200 20
Oklahoma's Rogers County was named for Clem Rogers, father of this man
    $200 6
In 1826, a decade before Daguerre, Joseph NiƩpce took the first one of these
    $200 4
This word is from the Greek for "one sent forth"
    $200 1
Title occupation of Dr. Charles Primrose, in an Oliver Goldsmith novel set in Wakefield, Eng.
    $400 18
The English kidnapped her in 1613 & baptized her "Lady Rebecca"
    $400 9
On July 8, 1770 Pope Clement XIV made this 14-year-old Austrian harpsichordist a "cavaliere"
    $400 21
This state's Los Alamos & Cibola Counties were the last in the U.S. to be established
    $400 7
When the first of these airtight cooking pots appeared in 1679, it was called "Papin's digester"
    $400 5
Buddhism teaches an 8-fold path to this, the goal of a Buddhist's way of life
    $400 2
Mr. Micawber worked as confidential secretary to this repulsive character
    $600 19
Empress Eugenie of France was born the daughter of a grandee in this country, where she also died
    $600 10
These 20 Liszt piano works are Gypsy rather than Magyar in origin
    $600 22
North Carolina has the only county named for this first English child born in America
    $600 14
The Society of Friends are the Quakers & the United Society of Believers in Christ's Second Coming, this group
    $600 3
In the "Arabian Nights' Entertainments", Sinbad was a sailor & he was a poor woodcutter
    DD: $1,000 11
Russian who at age 19, wrote the following, one of the most celebrated piano pieces ever:
    $800 23
Of this state's 14 counties, only Nantucket & Franklin are not named for British people or place names
    $800 15
What Jews call the 5 Books of Moses Christians call this, which means 5 books
    DD: $500 17
In the Dostoevsky novel, one was a writer, one a student at a monastery & one didn't work at all
    $1000 12
Personal tragedies made this French composer of "The Swan" an existentialist before Sartre
    $1000 16
Born in Ávila, Spain in the 16th century, she reformed the Carmelite Order of nuns

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

David Peggy Ron
$3,600 $900 $0
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

This California Senator was the first Republican nominee for president, but he lost

Final scores:

David Peggy Ron
$2,600 $1,799 $0
2-day champion: $24,400 2nd place: trip on Delta to Hartford, Connecticut & stay at Sheraton Resort + Jeopardy! home game or Jeopardy! Challenger 3rd place: Iris Arc crystal + Jeopardy! home game or Jeopardy! Challenger

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

David Peggy Ron
$4,100 $1,400 -$200
21 R,
6 W
(including 1 DD)
10 R,
6 W
(including 1 DD)
8 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W

Combined Coryat: $5,300

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Game tape date: 1990-02-05
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