Show #2343 - Wednesday, November 9, 1994

1994 Celebrity Jeopardy! game 3.


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Lou Diamond Phillips, an actor from La Bamba and Stand and Deliver

Marilu Henner, an author and host of her own talk show from Marilu

Jason Alexander, a Tony Award winner from Jerome Robbins' Broadway and Seinfeld

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Jeopardy! Round

THE 1950s
    $100 11
A 1952 article in Reader's Digest, "Cancer by the Carton", warned against this
    $100 1
Barbra Streisand was nominated for a 1964 Tony for "Funny Girl" but lost to this star of "Hello Dolly!"
    $100 14
This soup company in Camden, N.J. has a museum of soup tureens, bowls & ladles
    $100 6
I'ts the Latinized name of the Greek hero Heracles
    $100 25
From 1918 to 1931, this player led the Major Leagues in home runs 11 times
    $100 8
Imhotep of this ancient civilization is honored as the first doctor known by name
    $200 21
These 2 states were admitted to the Union in the 1950s
    $200 2
He was working as a television director when he was hired to play the King in "The King and I" in 1951
    $200 15
The National Portrait Gallery is a part of this Washington, D.C. museum complex
    $200 7
Gordius, of Gordian knot fame, was the father of this man with the golden touch
    $200 26
1 of 2 women tennis players to exceed Jimmy Connors' men's record of 109 tournament wins
    $200 9
In the 1870s John M. Woodworth became the first person to hold this post now held by Dr. Joycelyn Elders
    $300 22
His support waned after his wife Evita died in 1952 & he was forced into exile in 1955
    $300 3
This lovely British actress played Guenevere in the original 1960 production of "Camelot"
    $300 19
Memorabilia of this aviatrix are displayed at the County Historical Museum in her hometown, Atchison, Kan.
    $300 16
The underworld was guarded by Cerberus, a 3-headed type of this animal
    $300 28
This Anaheim team finished the 1993-94 NHL season, its first, with 33 wins, 46 losses & 5 ties
    $300 10
The "maneuver" he developed is designed to aid drowning victims as well as choking victims
    $400 23
In 1958 this U.S. atomic sub sailed under the North Pole
    $400 4
Ken Howard played Thomas Jefferson in this Tony-winning musical
    $400 20
The University of Pittsburgh has a library & museum devoted to this composer of "Oh! Susanna"
    $400 17
Legend says that this woman, a cause of the Trojan War, was later hanged on Rhodes
    $400 12
The Army medical center named for this doctor opened in Washington, D.C. in 1909
    DD: $800 24
17-year-old Hussein took over this country's throne in 1953 after his father, Talal, was removed
    $500 5
In 1993 Richard Chamberlain starred as Professor Henry Higgins in a revival of this musical
    $500 27
The Topkapi Palace, in this city on the Bosporus, includes several museums
    $500 18
This bull-headed monster was the son of Pasiphae, the wife of King Minos
    $500 13
This doctor & humanitarian's work in Africa kept him from picking up his 1952 Nobel Peace Prize

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 15):

Jason Marilu Lou
$2,100 $300 $1,300

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jason Marilu Lou
$3,000 $0 $2,300

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 24
From 434 to 445 he ruled the Huns jointly with his brother Bleda
    $200 1
This "Twilight Zone" host wrote the first 2 plays telecast on "Playhouse 90" in October 1956
    $200 11
Deserts in this state include Sevier, Escalante & the Great Salt Lake Desert
    $200 6
Among the scary stories he published in 1843 were "The Tell-Tale Heart" & "The Black Cat"
    $200 20
This painter of "La Gioconda" was the son of ser Piero da Vinci & Caterina, a peasant woman
    $400 15
In 1428 she claimed that the voices of 3 saints urged her to free France from the English
    $400 2
This actor won an Emmy for his role as Willy Loman in a 1985 production of "Death of a Salesman"
    $400 7
"Israel Potter" is an 1855 novel of the American Revolution by this author of "Moby-Dick"
    $400 19
When he cut off his ear, he was living in Arles with Paul Gauguin
    DD: $500 18
3 years after he nailed his 95 theses to the church door at Wittenberg, he was excommunicated
    $600 3
In the opening of this series' first episode, Chaney of McKenzie, Brackman, Chaney & Kuzak was found dead
    $600 8
The high-living hero & heroine of his 1922 novel "The Beautiful and Damned" resemble him & his wife Zelda
    $600 12
The Andy Warhol Museum opened in this western Pennsylvania city in May 1994
    $600 25
In 1938 a sample of this element symbolized U was split into smaller barium atoms
    $800 16
In 333 B.C. at Issus, this Macedonian king routed the army of Persia's King Darius
    $800 4
On this series Dr. Steven Kiley, played by James Brolin, made house calls on his motorcycle
    $800 23
The source of this river that forms part of the Washington-Oregon border is a lake in British Columbia
    DD: $1,000 9
He described his 1966 book "In Cold Blood" as a "nonfiction novel"
    $800 13
He was never invited to join the Royal Academy though the portrait of his mom was exhibited there
    $800 22
Splitting nuclei is called fission; combining nuclei is called this
    $1000 17
In 1964 this one-time physician declared himself President of Haiti for life
    $1000 5
From 1984 to 1988, Tom Bosley played Sheriff Amos Tupper on this series set in Cabot Cove, Maine
    $1000 10
American poet who published "Dust of Snow" & "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening" in 1923
    $1000 14
His "The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Tulp" hangs in the Maurithuis in The Hague
    $1000 21
The central part of a nuclear reactor, it's where the fuel is

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jason Marilu Lou
$6,800 $3,600 $6,400

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Alphabetically, he was the first signer of the Declaration of Independence

Final scores:

Jason Marilu Lou
$11,800 $4,200 $11,400
Winner: $11,800 to Anti-Defamation League 3rd place: $10,000 to Scleroderma Research Foundation 2nd place: $11,400 to Oxfam International & El Rescate

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Jason Marilu Lou
$6,800 $4,200 $6,500
18 R,
1 W
8 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
(including 1 DD)
21 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W

Combined Coryat: $17,500

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Game tape date: 1994-10-02
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