Show #960 - Friday, November 4, 1988


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Andrew Martin, a student originally from Freehold, New Jersey

Diane St. John, a teacher from San Luis Obispo, California

Steve Brown, a chief petty officer from Twentynine Palms, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $20,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 28
This "Big City" boy isn't allergic to pollan, Tracy Pollan that is
    $100 17
Joy of Cooking"s recipe for these makes "about 8 5"-long fat men or 16 thinner ones"
    $100 7
Over 400 of these account for about 40% of your body's weight, more perhaps for Arnold Schwarzenegger
    $100 1
When little George Washington moved here as a tot, it was called Little Hunting Creek Plantation
    $100 18
It's a "comfy" covering for your teapot
    $100 6
Color of the cover of the album officially titled "The Beatles"
    $200 29
They have been referred to as the "Vice" king & "The Ice Queen"
    $200 8
Traditionally, the crisscross designs on peanut butter cookies are made with this utensil
    $200 9
Nails grow from this top layer of skin
    $200 2
Chincoteague is famous for its wild ponies but has an entire museum devoted to this yummy mollusk
    $200 20
A jukebox, or an early movie theater that charged only 5¢
    $200 10
The only day of the week not mentioned in "Lady Madonna"; maybe 3 syllables were hard to rhyme
    $300 26
She's the new anchor in Mike Nichols' life
    $300 16
Pastry chefs know these are the 2 main ingredients in meringue
    $300 11
Heartburn is not a burning sensation in the heart but in this tube
    $300 3
1 of the 3 U.S. presidents who also served as governor of Virginia
    $300 21
A person who removes the outer covering from trees or one who works outside a carnival show
    $300 19
In August 1962 he was kicked out of the group
    $400 27
In February she got an Olympic bronze; in March she got a gold wedding ring from Brian Hogen
    $400 14
Pralines are most commonly made with this nut
    $400 12
The anatomical name for the voice box
    $400 4
When it became Virginia's capital, Middle Plantation was renamed Williamsburg in this king's honor
    $400 24
A division within a classification, or ⅙ of a "Jeopardy!" board
    $400 22
Since "Sgt. Pepper" was released in 1967, this was the year Pepper taught the band to play
    $500 30
A popular tabloid topic, Gitte & Gastineau are this pair
    $500 15
The part of Great Britain best known for its shortbread
    $500 13
This hormone causes cells to take in & use sugar from the bloodstream
    $500 5
This concert site in Vienna, Virginia was the 1st in the Nat'l Park system dedicated to the performing arts
    $500 25
Piece of clothing on which a man usually wears his cockade
    DD: $1,000 23
Tommy Smothers, Timothy Leary & others joined this Beatle & his new wife in the following 1969 hit:

Ev'rybody's talking about
Bagism, Shagism, Dragism, Madism, Ragism, Tagism
This-ism, that-ism, ism, ism, ism
All we are saying is give peace a chance

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Steve Diane Andrew
$1,200 $400 $700

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Steve Diane Andrew
$4,400 $1,200 $1,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 26
In December 1987 the Baer brothers of Colorado bought this "Famous" cookie company
    $200 5
By 1750 about 10% of England's population lived in this city
    $200 11
He promises new thinking, not Newspeak, in his book "Perestroika"
    $200 13
"We must be the great arsenal of democracy," he said in a fireside chat December 29, 1940
    $200 6
The Strait of Messina separates the Calabria region in the "toe" of Italy from this island
    $200 21
We can thank him for 2 names in this category: his 2nd wife Joanne Copeland, & his 3rd, Joanna Holland
    $400 27
Procter & Gamble is test marketing this type of product in different colors, pink & blue
    $400 1
From French for "a discussion", it evolved from a medieval assembly of Barons & prelates
    $400 12
In "Detour: A Hollywood Story", this star's daughter Cheryl Crane talks about life with mom
    $400 14
Mark Twain said, "Adam...did not want the apple for the apple's sake, he wanted it only because it was" this
    $400 7
Adjective found in the names of the Slave & Bear Lakes in Canada
    $400 22
Actress with many facets but only "3 Faces of Eve"
    $600 28
In '88 this popcorn developer received an honorary doctorate in agriculture from Purdue
    $600 2
He was in England for only 6 months of his 10-year reign which began in 1189
    $600 18
"Heaven & Hell" is the final book of this John Jakes Civil War trilogy
    $600 15
In this show, Adelaide laments, "A person can develop a cold"
    $600 8
The Turkmen are a Turkic people with their very own republic in this country
    $600 23
Her trademark has been an ear-splitting operatic vocalization
    $800 29
The Senate's "Bork Bill" aims to bar these businesses from revealing what you rented from them
    $800 3
Term used to describe the re-establishment of the monarchy in 1660
    $800 19
In 1979 his "Cruel Shoes" hit No. 2 but never overtook "The Complete Scarsdale Medical Diet"
    $800 16
On the Cuban Missile Crisis, Dean Rusk said, "We're eyeball to eyeball, and the other fellow just" did this
    $800 9
The Plain of Sharon is the most densely populated area in this country
    $800 24
Statuesque brunette who played Lt. Dish in the 1970 movie "M*A*S*H"
    DD: $1,700 4
In 1936 this king uttered his last words, "How is the Empire?"
    $1000 20
"The Bonfire of the Vanities" is this journalist's 1st novel
    $1000 17
"Birth of a Nation" star who said in 1987, "Hollywood has turned into an emotional Detroit"
    DD: $3,500 10
Cape Agulhas is this continent's southernmost point
    $1000 25
1940s films of this Joanne include "Red River" & "All the King's Men"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Steve Diane Andrew
$8,200 $4,800 $3,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Vowel found in the names of 7 of the 9 planets

Final scores:

Steve Diane Andrew
$6,799 $100 $1
2-day champion: $26,799 2nd place: Keller dining furniture + Villeroy & Boch dishes 3rd place: Martin Lawrence Galleries serigraph of "Orchestra" by Mark King

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Steve Diane Andrew
$10,500 $4,800 $3,600
22 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
16 R,
2 W
14 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $18,900

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Game tape date: 1988-09-07
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