Show #1724 - Thursday, February 13, 1992


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Dan Woloshen, a lawyer originally from Peabody, Massachusetts

Anita Dorsett, an information management director from Houston, Texas

Santina Lonergan, a secondary teacher from Scranton, Pennsylvania (whose 1-day cash winnings total $8,401)

Jeopardy! Round

    $100 7
Legend says this emperor torched Rome because he had a burning desire for a bigger palace
    $100 20
Contrary to its name, this form of bridge can be played by any couple, not just newlyweds
    $100 24
Isaiah 13:19 says "Babylon...shall be as when God overthrew Sodom and" this city
    $100 12
Each "cherry" on a coffee tree contains 2 of these
    $100 3
The "C" in Dior's CD monogram stands for this name
    $100 1
The original business of St. Louis-based Pet, Inc. was making this
    $200 8
This "Pretty Boy" became something of a folk hero & was even mentioned in "The Grapes of Wrath"
    $200 21
Dating back to the turn of the century, it's the most popular 2-person card game of all time
    $200 25
"A wise son maketh a glad father: but a foolish son is the heaviness of" this relative
    $200 13
An ordinary cup of coffee contains about 150 mg of this xanthine
    $200 16
Dior was instrumental in reestablishing this city as the dominant fashion capital after WWII
    $200 2
Mom knows Charles Phillips came up with this antacid
    $300 9
Cambridge alumni Guy Burgess & Donald Maclean were recruited as agents by this country
    $300 22
This game played with 48 cards is almost identical to the French game bezique
    $300 26
"Hunt" through Acts & you'll find this Roman goddess mentioned in chapter 19
    $300 14
The Argentine drink cafe con leche is similar to this French drink
    $300 17
This famous Yves started working for Dior as a teenager & became head designer after Dior's death
    $300 4
He was shot in San Francisco by Dan White November 27, 1978
    $400 10
Of Parsley, Sage, Rosemary or Thyme, the last name of the lady in red who set up Dillinger
    DD: $300 23
Klondike, also called canfield, is perhaps the best-known form of this game
    $400 29
Completes the quote: "So the last shall be first , and the first last: for many be called, but few" this
    $400 15
This coffee grower was invented by the NYC ad firm Doyle Dane Bernbach in 1959
    $400 18
Dior introduced the "H-Line" style in 1954 & this "vowel-shaped" style in '55
    $400 5
A Tennessee Williams play title said this "doesn't stop here anymore"
    $500 11
Pearl Hart is known as the last person to rob one of these vehicles; she did it in 1899
    $500 27
In the early '50s, this game from Uruguay was the most popular partnership card game in America
    $500 30
God "placed at the east of the Garden of Eden, cherubims, and a flaming" one of these weapons
    $500 28
The most common ones of these are light, medium, high, city, full city, French & Italian
    $500 19
This Dior perfume shares its name with a fatal substance & would be perfect for a femme fatale
    $500 6
Lady Macbeth thought her husband's nature too full of this

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

Santina Anita Dan
$900 $500 $1,300

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Santina Anita Dan
$1,400 $2,400 $2,100

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 18
Chief resorts along this coastal strip include Cannes, Nice & Monte Carlo
    $200 1
He & his brothers Dom & Vince each played 10 or more seasons in the Major Leagues
    $200 23
Teaching practices were attacked in Rudolph Flesch's 1955 book "Why" he "Can't Read"
    $200 6
The 13th Amendment, abolishing this, took effect Dec. 18, 1865
    $200 10
They were Marilyn Monroe's original first & middle names
    $200 8
Carroll was ordained a deacon in this denomination in 1861, but felt unsuited for parish work
    $400 19
Enderby Land & Wilkes Land on this continent are claimed by Australia
    $400 2
Kim Il-sung, leader of this Communist Asian country, was born Kim Sung-chu in 1912
    $400 24
This organization was founded on February 17, 1897 as the National Congress of Mothers
    $400 7
In 1821 he became Florida's provisional governor; 8 years later he became president
    $400 11
In 1968 this actor made his film directing debut with "Rachel, Rachel", starring his wife Joanne Woodward
    $400 9
Carroll's hobby was this; among his subjects were Tennyson & Rossetti
    $600 20
The kingdom of Lesotho is economically dependent on this country which surrounds it
    $600 3
Spanish king Ferdinand II of Aragon was Ferdinand V of this place
    $600 25
Latin for "racecourse", it's the aggregate of courses of study given in a school
    $600 13
In the 1870s this philanthropist built the first U.S. factory to use the Bessemer steel-making process
    $600 12
For playing the title role in 1941's "Sergeant York", this actor won his first Oscar
    $600 26
He was a fellow of Christ Church College at this university & spent most of his life there
    $800 21
With 594,861 square miles, it's Canada's largest province
    $800 4
His wife, Anna, bore him 10 children; that's about 1 for every 3 days he was president
    DD: $1,000 28
This program for disadvantaged preschoolers was created under the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964
    $800 14
On July 4, 1817 De Witt Clinton broke ground for this in Rome, New York
    $800 16
In TV movies he's played Bobby Kennedy in "The Missiles of October" & JFK in "Kennedy"
    $800 27
Carroll's poem about this title pair ends with the line "They'd eaten every one"
    $1000 22
Paricutin, one of the world's newest volcanoes, burst forth in a cornfield in this country in 1943
    $1000 5
As this man's running mate, Herschel V. Johnson lost to the Lincoln-Hamlin ticket in 1860
    $1000 29
This American-born saint has been called the "mother of the parochial school system in the U.S."
    DD: $1,500 15
This last major conflict between Indians & U.S. troops occurred Dec. 29, 1890
    $1000 17
Her big break came when she was chosen to star in the 1914 serial "The Perils of Pauline"
    $1000 30
Under his real name, he wrote an 1879 book about this Greek mathematician "and His Modern Rivals"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Santina Anita Dan
$1,500 $6,600 $6,500

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

From 1937-1970 he taught physics & seismology at Caltech

Final scores:

Santina Anita Dan
$0 $9,800 $3,100
3rd place: GoldStar cellular phone New champion: $9,800 2nd place: Trip to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Santina Anita Dan
$3,000 $6,600 $6,600
10 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
19 R,
1 W
19 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $16,200

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Game tape date: 1991-11-19
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