Show #372 - Tuesday, February 11, 1986

Dan Green game 1.


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Miles Neff, a television cameraman from Long Beach, California

Pat Nilsson, a travel writer from San Diego, California

Dan Green, a teacher from Las Vegas, Nevada

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: The category has to do with the film.)
    $100 11
In 1969, over 1/2 of the world's phones were in this country
    $100 16
According to Rick, "The problems of three little people" in this world don't amount to this
    $100 21
On Sept. 12, 1973, the Giants' Tito Fuentes was hit with 3 of these in 1 game
    $100 1
By 1980, 90% of this U.S. state government's income came from gas and oil
    $100 4
Elvis' "Hound Dog"..."ain't never caught" this
    $100 2
Color of a true sapphire
    $200 12
In 1953, just months after the U.S., this country exploded its 1st hydrogen bomb
    $200 17
He played Victor Laszlo, Ilsa's husband
    $200 22
On Aug. 26, 1972, the 20th modern Olympic Games opened here
    $200 7
Unrefined liquid that comes out of the earth, for Faye Dunaway it was in "Oklahoma"
    DD: $250 5
This song, celebrating golden oldies, was a hit for them in 1973:

"Every sha-la-la-la, every wo-o-wo-o, still shines..."
    $200 3
Less than a year after Helen Slater played this superhero, D.C. Comics killed off the character
    $300 13
In an attempt to return it to its native Italy, this painting was stolen from the Louvre in 1911
    $300 18
When Sam says he can't remember "As Time Goes By", Ingrid Bergman reminds him by doing this
    $300 23
At the U.S. Open on June 17, 1962, this 22-year-old defeated Arnold Palmer
    $300 8
Hydrocarbon normally found in petroleum, car engines may ping without enough of it
    $300 6
Connie Francis' autobiography shares its title with this, her 1st hit
    $300 26
Chinese TV plans to show 5 of this country's soap operas, including "Ambicion" & "Infame"
    $400 14
Year U.S. evacuated Saigon, ending 2 decades of military involvement in Vietnam
    $400 19
"Everybody comes to Rick's" is a line in the film & also this
    $400 24
At a Penn. high school in Feb. 1938, this athletic event was called due to fog--in the gym!
    $400 9
The Bolivar Coastal Field in this country has produced more oil than any other single field in world
    $500 15
In 1985, when this infamous fugitive was declared dead, there was a $2,375,000 reward for his capture
    $500 20
Where Rick hides the letters of transit Ilsa needs
    $500 25
Starting June 2, 1925, this "Iron Horse" filled in for Yankees' ailing 1st baseman for 2,129 games
    $500 10
The Bible mentions that Noah used this solid form of petroleum in building the ark

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 10):

Dan Pat Miles
$1,000 -$200 $250

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Dan Pat Miles
$3,900 $400 $450

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 24
Female hormone produced by the ovaries
    $200 13
French for "false step", it's a social error like stepping on someone's false teeth
    $200 2
After his baptism, Jesus was led by the Spirit into the desert to meet him
    $200 7
On the shores of this popular resort lake, betting stops at the California border
    $200 19
Consecutive V.P.s Wm. Wheeler, Chester Arthur, & Thomas Hendricks shared this middle initial
    $200 1
Said to be why a mouse might want to go to the moon
    $400 14
Using Spanish, rhyming way Lone Ranger might tell his faithful companion to do it quickly
    $400 3
According to Luke 3:37, it's what John was doing in the Jordan
    $400 10
In 1951, Yucca Flat exploded into the news when this began in the state
    $400 20
The only vice president from California
    $400 8
Revolutionary War troops organized by Ethan Allen
    DD: $1,000 16
In Latin, literally "under the rose", it means secretly
    $600 4
After his arrest by King Herod, Peter escaped prison with direct aid from one of these
    $600 15
Mohave, Washoe & Paiute
    $600 21
Once chairman on the commission to set the Alaskan boundaries, he got a city named for him
    $600 9
Charleton Heston movie in which useless people were turned into the title
    $800 17
From the Greek, it's the highest point or a common business name
    $800 5
The apostles were 1st filled with the Holy Spirit on the holy day now called this
    $800 22
Accused of trying to create his own empire in the West, this former V.P. was tried for treason in 1807
    $800 11
This 1970 work by Yale law professor Charles Reich deals with the ideals of the new generation
    $1000 25
What you need to get if your doctor orders a CBC, it's Dracula's favorite assignment
    $1000 18
From Chinese for knocking the forehead on the ground while kneeling, it's showing servile deference
    $1000 6
The 1st recorded instance of a now-common practice, someone fell asleep during his sermon
    $1000 26
In 1848, the U.S. received Nevada under this treaty from Mexico
    $1000 23
Lincoln's V.P. who like Lyndon Johnson's, had the initials "H.H."
    DD: $1,000 12
2 hits that raked in "the green stuff" for the Brothers Four

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Dan Pat Miles
$7,700 $2,400 $2,050
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

All of Denmark is surrounded by water except for its 42 mile boundary with this country

Final scores:

Dan Pat Miles
$9,700 $2,400 $0
New champion: $9,700 2nd place: a G.E. VCR + Lane Action recliner 3rd place: Oneida Silversmiths gift certificate

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Dan Pat Miles
$7,700 $2,400 $2,600
20 R,
3 W
9 R,
2 W
14 R
(including 2 DDs),
5 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $12,700

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Game tape date: 1985-10-01
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