Show #20 - Friday, October 5, 1984

Elise Beraru game 5.


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Stan Ravinsky, a telecommunications specialist from Phoenix, Arizona

Richard Bolton, an investment banker from Miami, Florida

Elise Beraru, an insurance underwriter from Los Angeles, California (whose 4-day cash winnings total $44,350)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 17
Located 15 miles from its namesake, it was founded by Brigham Young
    $100 2
ABC telecast 180 hours of this summer '84 event
    $100 18
Tongue twister about lady who peddles pukas on the beach
    $100 1
Former N.Y. lawyer who stated his case on Monday Night Football for 13 years
    $200 11
Freddie Cannon's "Tallahassee Lassie" would be from this state
    $200 3
Game show that would fall between the dating & anniversary games
    $200 19
Where Peter, Peter kept his wife
    $200 8
Our last president without a bachelor's degree, once a Kansas City haberdasher
    $300 10
Southwest capital named for mythological self-immolating bird
    $300 6
Dan Tana's turf
    $300 9
Altar boy & seminarian who became infamous Soviet dictator
    $400 5
It was also capital of the Confederacy
    $400 12
The girls on this series graduated from Eastland School to Langley College
    $400 21
Condition akin to combat fatigue
    $400 14
Former Washington Senators' pitching prospect, now long-time Caribbean dictator
    $400 16
Astrological name for starry twins Castor & Pollux
    DD: $500 4
Only state capital named for a biblical figure
    $500 7
Bilko's private Harry Speakup or Daktari's Judy
    $500 20
Drinking it would give you a terrible end but a lovely finish
    $500 15
While observing "God & Man at Yale", this conservative spokesman taught Spanish there
    $500 13
Twin brothers who brought precious metal to America's Olympic ski team

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 7):

Elise Richard Stan
$500 $600 -$500

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Elise Richard Stan
$1,300 $1,900 $500

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 6
Designers of this instrument were Cristofori & Steinway
    $200 16
Aesop advised not to "count your chickens" then
    $200 5
Oakland is still fighting to get this team back
    $200 11
Predominant language in Canada's Quebec province
    $400 7
"Timely" name of Chopin's D-flat major waltz of Opus 64
    $400 4
When Aaron signed they were in Boston, but he played in Milwaukee & Atlanta
    $400 12
The New Testament was originally written in Koine, a common dialect of this language
    $600 8
A string quartet is usually made up of 2 violins, a viola & this
    $600 3
Minnesota's, not L.A.'s terrain gave this basketball team its aquatic name
    DD: $1,500 13
Language in which this #1 song of 1958 was sung
    $800 9
When he first heard this wind instrument, Handel said, "Thank heavens it hath no smell"
    $800 2
To maintain their baseball rivalry, both left New York in 1957
    $800 14
Due to regional disputes, India has retained this as an official language
    $1000 10
On radio he was the "maestro" of the NBC Symphony Orchestra
    $1000 17
3rd party, its presidential candidates included Eugene Debs & Norman Thomas
    DD: $2,000 18
Whittier wrote, "For all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these"
    $1000 1
Under cover of darkness, they left Baltimore for Indianapolis
    $1000 15
The only Romance language from an East Bloc country

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Elise Richard Stan
$9,600 $700 $900
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

It has more people than all the other South American countries combined

Final scores:

Elise Richard Stan
$3,000 $1,400 $1,401
5-day champion: $47,350 3rd place: Oneida Silversmiths gift certificate 2nd place: Armstrong bedroom suite & Dakotah bedroom ensemble

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Elise Richard Stan
$7,700 $700 $1,400
18 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W
9 R,
3 W
7 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $9,800

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Game tape date: 1984-08-15
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