Show #2083 - Wednesday, September 29, 1993


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Roberta Hyman, a manufacturer from Atlantic City, New Jersey

Addison Goodson, a jobs training coordinator from Venice, California

Gary Walters, an entertainment attorney originally from New York City, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $9,250)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 1
People called Louis XIII's brother Gaston this, French for "mister"
    $100 6
"Don't hang around and let your problems surround you, there are movie shows" here
    $100 5
Jean Lussier was the 1st to over these falls in a rubber ball; Annie Taylor did it in a barrel
    $100 16
Among the cities in this Illinois county are Skokie, Cicero & Evanston
    $100 21
An ace is slang for this amount of U.S. money
    $100 26
August is the eighth month & this is the eighth letter of the alphabet
    $200 2
His grandson Batu Khan founded the state of the Golden Horde around 1240
    $200 7
Simon & Garfunkel told her, "God bless you, please...heaven holds a place for those who pray"
    $200 12
Following in Sir Edmund Hillary's footsteps, Junko Tabei became the 1st woman to do this May 16, 1975
    $200 17
Almost 17 times the size of Rhode Island, San Bernardino County in this state is the USA's largest
    $200 22
It's a hidden advantage, played when needed
    $200 27
Colorado, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Iowa St., Kansas, Kansas St., Missouri, Oklahoma St.
    $300 3
This name adopted by Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov refers to the Lena River in Siberia
    $300 9
This Bobbie Gentry song begins, "It was the third of June, another sleepy, dusty, delta day"
    $300 13
The 1st 33 1/3 rpm long-playing record featured this composer's Fifth Symphony conducted by L. Stokowksi
    $300 18
This state's most populous county is Laramie
    $300 23
Spokeswomen for this chain have included Connie Stevens & Suzanne Somers
    $300 28
It's an 8-side plane figure
    $400 4
Sir Walter Raleigh fell out of favor with this woman when he married one of her maids of honor
    $400 10
In 1972 Elton John sang, "But the biggest, kick I ever got was doin' a thing called" this
    $400 14
"You ain't heard nothin' yet" until you've heard Al Jolson say the line in this 1st major talking film
    $400 19
This Pennsylvania city is the seat of Allegheny County
    $400 24
Becton Dickinson & Co. makes health care & safety products, including the Ace line of these
    $400 29
The boat races between Oxford & Cambridge are called eights for the number of these
    $500 8
This pianist & composer who wrote the "Minuet in G" was also the Prime Minister of Poland
    $500 11
It contains the line "bows and flows of angel hair, and ice cream castles in the air"
    $500 15
In 1896 the Diamond Co. of Ohio became the first to put these in books
    DD: $500 20
A county in New York is named for this Prussian who served in the American Revolution
    $500 25
To win an Ace Award, your show must be shown on this medium
    $500 30
The only Disney feature to have exactly 8 people mentioned in the title

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

Gary Addison Roberta
$1,900 $500 $900

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Gary Addison Roberta
$4,000 $1,200 $2,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 17
Genesis 6:14 says it was constructed of gopher wood
    $200 12
This future President made his film debut in the 1937 Warner Bros. picture "Love is on the Air"
    $200 3
This type of soft speech is produced without using the vocal cords
    $200 9
He established the Presidential Medal of Freedom but died before he could make the first presentations
    $200 26
In 1934 Huey Long organized the "Share Our Wealth" plan & the Long March began in this country
    $200 1
There are several ghosts in "Richard III" but "Hamlet" has only one ghost, this one
    $400 22
He said, "O that my grief were thoroughly weighed, and my calamity laid in the balances together!"
    $400 13
Of the 8 Massachusetts congressmen to serve as Speaker, he is the most recent
    $400 4
This is the season between the vernal equinox & the summer solstice
    $400 10
Liza Minnelli, Lili Fini Zanuck & 67 other women who've won this award posed for a historical photo in 1993
    $400 27
A member of the junta that took over this country in 1979, Violeta Chamorro became its president in 1990
    $400 2
In this tragedy Donalbain flees to Ireland after his father, Duncan is murdered
    DD: $1,300 23
This Israelite leader was buried in the land of Moab near the settlement of Beth-peor
    $600 14
This Kansan has been the Majority Leader & Minority Leader in the U.S. Senate
    $600 6
Saltpeter is a compound of nitrogen, oxygen & this element, symbol K
    DD: $1,000 18
1 of the 2 medals for children's books awarded by the American Library Association
    $600 28
This Tennessee Senator wrote the 1951 book "Crime in America" after heading a crime committee
    $600 5
Disguised as a male lawyer, she outwits Shylock in "The Merchant of Venice"
    $800 24
In 2 Corinthians Paul wrote, "And no marvel; for" he "is transformed into an angel of light"
    $800 15
The only 2 Independent governors are Lowell Weicker of Connecticut & Walter Hickel of this state
    $800 7
Seafood is a good source of this element necessary for the formation of thyroid hormones
    $800 19
A Youth in Film Award is named for this late actor who was a kid when he played "The Kid" in 1921
    $800 29
This 1972-76 British-Icelandic "War" over fishing rights ended in a compromise
    $800 11
1 of the 2 plays that feature a character named Paris
    $1000 25
Upon being stoned, this first Christian martyr said, "Lord, lay not this sin to their charge"
    $1000 16
In 1992 this New York Senator won reelection by only 108,000 votes of the more than 5.8 million cast
    $1000 8
A material with very high electrical resistivity is called this
    $1000 20
In 1959 Hermes Pan won an Emmy for choreographing "An Evening with" this dancer
    $1000 30
In the 1970s this chemical from apricot pits was touted as a cancer cure
    $1000 21
2 men named Cinna appear in this tragedy: one is a poet & one is a conspirator

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Gary Addison Roberta
$8,600 $800 $8,500

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Final Jeopardy! Round

This flower whose name is from the Greek for "wind" is also called a windflower

Final scores:

Gary Addison Roberta
$100 $700 $100
2nd place: Gibson 3-piece kitchen & Regal Flavorite cooking system + Jeopardy! home game New champion: $700 3rd place: Curtis Mathes laserdisc video player & Jeopardy! & Wheel of Fortune for SNES and Sega Genesis + Jeopardy! home game

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Gary Addison Roberta
$9,600 $800 $7,800
28 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
10 R,
5 W
14 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $18,200

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Game tape date: 1993-07-27
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