Show #1090 - Friday, May 5, 1989


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Michael Konik, a writer from New York City, New York

Phil Bergen, a librarian from Needham, Massachusetts

Bill Schuler, a systems administrator from San Francisco, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $12,401)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 22
Another name for the frigate bird, or a Portuguese jellyfish
    $100 10
In July 1954 Memphis DJ Dewey Phillips became the 1st to air a record by this future superstar
    $100 6
Abraham, Moses & Jesus are considered prophets in this holy book of Islam
    $100 12
In 1988 Penthouse magazine offered a $50,000 reward for this late sex symbol's missing diary
    $100 2
Dog talk
    $200 11
In 1969 Detroit DJ Russ Gibb & his listeners discovered musical "clues" to this Beatle's "death"
    $200 7
The name for this heavenly being comes from the Greek word for "messenger"
    $200 13
He was a Hollywood tycoon before becoming an ambassador & the father of a president
    $200 3
Examples are the Goths, the Vandals & Conan
    $300 18
Dr. Johnny Fever & Venus Flytrap were resident DJs in this CBS sitcom
    $300 1
Roman Catholics are married at this kind of mass
    $300 16
Gloria Swanson, Janet Gaynor & Louise Dresser were the 1st people ever nominated for this award
    $300 9
If she were alive to see her picture on the Bombay gin label, she might not be amused
    $300 8
A bass, a baritone, a tenor & a lead getting a haircut
    $400 19
Cleveland DJ Alan Freed is credited with popularizing this music term, which had been around for years
    $400 4
Ceremony whose name means "daughter of the commandment" in Hebrew
    $400 17
George Raft is entombed at Forest Lawn next to this man who played Chico in "Chico & the Man"
    $400 14
A tsetse that's taken to frequenting taverns
    $500 23
The eggs of a fish in the ovary, or a big deer
    $500 20
In 1965 the real Adrian Cronauer was a morning drive-time disc jockey here
    $500 5
Heritage USA, described as a "religious Disneyland", is a theme park located in this state
    $500 21
Watching a group of kids argue over pieces of wood inspired him to produce the "Our Gang" comedies
    $500 24
Stolichnaya's Pertsovka vodka gets its spicy flavor from these, pictured on the label
    DD: $1,000 15
A Venetian boat song, or this duet from Offenbach's "Tales of Hoffmann":

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

Bill Phil Michael
$800 $1,200 $200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Bill Phil Michael
$700 $1,700 $1,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 13
A sharp pain in your temple, blurred vision & nausea are all symptoms of this type of severe headache
    $200 4
Louise, Mimi, Gigi & Fanny were a few of the fictional women in this debonair Frenchman's life
    $200 6
This large shoulder scarf, sometimes made of mink, was the big fashion news of 1950
    $200 16
"The Mystery of Marie Roget" is Poe's sequel to this story about "The Murders in" this place
    $200 3
This state has an entire museum devoted to barbed wire, but as far as we know, there's no Toto museum
    $200 26
Pyromancy is the art of doing this with fire
    $400 14
If you've had a myocardial infarction, you've had one of these -- so stop smoking, eat right & exercise
    $400 5
Robespierre met the same fate just 18 months after demanding that this king be guillotined
    $400 7
The clothes & hairstyles of the 1960s produced this gender-blender look
    $400 17
He also wrote "The Life & Death of Mr. Badman", but he's more famous for "The Pilgrim's Progress"
    $400 11
The only state represented by 2 senators of Japanese descent
    $400 27
To the Greeks, Hecate was a goddess of sorcery, in this Shakespeare play, she was a witch
    $600 23
Surgery is only occasionally recommended now for this inflammation of lymphoid tissue in the throat
    $600 10
A 19th c. writer & statesman, or a thick slice of beef filet with béarnaise or chateau sauce named for him
    $600 8
The bright red jacket worn at a fox hunt isn't called a "red" but this
    DD: $800 18
With success of new Nancy Drew & Hardy Boys books, these Laura Lee Hope kids were brought back
    $600 12
South Carolina's flag has a blue field with this state tree in the center
    $800 24
Too much alcohol or rich food doesn't cause this joint inflammation, but it may trigger attacks
    $800 21
Film director whose "Stolen Kisses" was a sequel to his "The 400 Blows"
    $800 9
An 1882 French play that lent its name to a soft felt hat with foldable brim & creased crown
    $800 19
Her 1st novel was "Adam Bede"
    $800 1
This Southeast state's official seal depicts an Indian girl strewing flowers
    DD: $1,000 29
From the Greek for "distant experience", it's also called thought transference or mind reading
    $1000 25
It's defined as a wound or shock caused by sudden physical injury
    $1000 22
In his 1835 book about America, he said, "I know of no country where the love of money has taken stronger hold"
    $1000 15
These shoes, also known as "spike heels", are almost as pointed as the daggers of the same name
    $1000 20
In the Wilkie Collins novel "The Moonstone", the Moonstone was this
    $1000 2
This state's Black Warrior National Forest was renamed in honor of T. Bankhead's father
    $1000 28
The Bible says this Hebrew king asked the witch of Endor to raise up the spirit of Samuel

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Bill Phil Michael
$1,700 $8,500 $4,000
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

In 1974 she became the 1st woman head of state anywhere in the Americas

Final scores:

Bill Phil Michael
$3,400 $8,250 $3,401
3rd place: Fred Joaillier his & her watches New champion: $8,250 2nd place: Trip to Mount Snow, Vermont

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Bill Phil Michael
$1,700 $9,300 $5,000
7 R,
5 W
23 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
13 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $16,000

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Game tape date: 1989-01-30
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