Show #1355 - Friday, June 22, 1990


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Bill Heins, a graduate student originally from Whiting, Iowa

Philis Curlender, a homemaker from Los Angeles, California

Gary Harvey, an accounts payable supervisor originally from Baltimore, Maryland

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Jeopardy! Round

[The TH was uppercase and about 5/6ths the size of the 20.]
    $100 21
She defected from the Soviet Union in 1967 after assuming her mother's maiden name, Alliluyeva
    $100 2
In the U.S. this type of beer has a maximum alcoholic content of .5%
    $100 13
3 of this country's 4 districts are Fontvielle, La Condamine & Monte Carlo
    $100 11
She drank the poison that Captain Hook had intended for Peter Pan
    $100 25
A furnished Hoosier log cabin can be found in the world's largest kids museum in this capital
    $100 1
Song in which "Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Lord"
    $200 22
Soon after the United Arab Republic was established on Feb. 1, 1958, he became its first president
    $200 3
This Japanese rice drink is listed under "beer" in both Britannica & Encyclopedia Americana
    $200 17
Port cities on this lake include Toledo, Cleveland & Buffalo
    $200 12
In a Kipling story, the camel got his hump by being lazy & making this contemptuous sound
    $200 7
A 1936 hit ends, "That's the story of, that's" this
    $300 23
Spy who said, "People came to see me because I was the first who dared to show myself naked to the public."
    $300 4
The U.S. imports more beer from this country, the home of Heineken, than any other
    $300 18
This country borders the White Sea on the north & the Black Sea on the south
    $300 14
A donkey, a hound, a cat & a cock are these title characters in a Grimm's fairy tale
    $300 8
No. 1 Hit by Simon Garfunkel that begins "Hello darkness, my old friend"
    $400 24
This fifth child of Emperor Hirohito was born on December 23, 1933
    $400 5
Wine is made from substances rich in sugar while beer's ingredients are high in this
    $400 19
This region of NW France was founded by Celts fleeing the Anglo-Saxon invasion
    $400 15
Chee-Chee the monkey told Dr. Dolittle this was "the rarest animal of the African jungle"
    $400 9
To avoid a broken heart, in 1965 The Supremes gave this order
    $500 6
Guinness makes a bitter variety & Mackeson a sweet variety of this dark beer
    $500 20
There's a neutral zone between Iraq & this large neighbor to its south
    $500 16
Under the name Victor Appleton, Edward Stratemeyer created the adventures of this inventive boy
    DD: $1,200 10
It's what Matt Monro was describing in the following song:

"She walks like an angel walks / She talks like an angel talks / And her hair has a kind of curl..."

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

Gary Philis Bill
$2,400 -$400 $900

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Gary Philis Bill
$2,400 $500 $1,100

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 11
This emperor was in his villa at Antium, 35 miles from the city, when Rome burned
    $200 4
Weighing up to 2 1/4 pounds, the largest ones on record reportedly killed 92 people in Bangladesh in '86
    $200 18
He said, "I left my capacity for hoping on the little roads that led to Zelda's sanitarium."
    $200 1
These members of the phylum Porifera can be used for cleaning & bathing
    $200 12
Ezra Taft Benson, Earl Butz & John R. Block have held this cabinet post
    $200 25
Harry the Horse, Angie the Ox, Nicely-Nicely Johnson, Sky Masterson Mission Band
    $400 13
The 2 modern nations that occupy the land that nurtured the Indus Valley civilization about 2300 B.C.
    $400 7
The American Midwest sees more of these storms than any other place in the world
    $400 19
In 1899 Paul Laurence Dunbar wrote, "I know why the caged bird" does this
    $400 2
The flying fox of Southeast Asia isn't a fox at all but one of these
    $400 16
In the Presidential Oath of Office the word "swear" may be replaced by this word
    $600 14
The Romans called this country Helvetia & established garrisons & colonies at Nyon, Augst & Avenches
    $600 8
The terms El Niño and La Niña were coined to describe warm & cold water pools in this ocean
    $600 20
Wilfred Scawen Blunt called this "the famed rock, which Hercules & Goth & Moor bequeathed us."
    $600 3
It's theorized this class of animals evolved as ponds dried up; they learned to also live on land
    $600 17
The National Security Act of 1947 created this agency first directed by Lt. Gen. Hoyt Vandenberg
    DD: $1,000 15
When Mark Antony gave Roman lands to his children by Cleopatra, this man made war on her
    $800 9
During daylight hours, a single red pennant warns boaters that these are in effect
    $800 21
Completes the line from "How do I love thee": "I love thee to the depth & breadth & height..."
    DD: $200 5
A viviparous insect differs from an oviparious insect in this way
    $800 23
Unless another day is appointed, Congress begins its sessions on this date
    $1000 10
A thermograph records temerature & a hydrograph records this
    $1000 22
The author who wrote "I am a camera with its shutter open"
    $1000 6
Animals that are dormant in winter are said to hibernate; those dormant in summer are said to do this
    $1000 24
Seigniorage is the profit the government makes by doing this

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Gary Philis Bill
$400 $900 $3,300
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The only American woman awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature, she won hers in 1938

Final scores:

Gary Philis Bill
$50 $899 $4,300
3rd place: Secrets of the Unknown VHS set & NES with Family & Junior editions of Jeopardy! & Wheel of Fortune 2nd place: trip on Delta to Las Vegas & stay at Flamingo Hilton New champion: $4,300

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Gary Philis Bill
-$300 $1,100 $4,300
4 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
12 R,
6 W
(including 1 DD)
17 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $5,100

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Game tape date: 1990-02-06
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