Show #294 - Thursday, October 24, 1985

Mark Leinwand game 1.


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Scott Feigelstein, a community relations specialist originally from Brooklyn, New York

Mark Leinwand, an attorney and a businessman from Los Angeles, California

Ginny Crispell, an English teacher from Port Jefferson, New York (whose 2-day cash winnings total $13,100)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: In every response there is the name of someone that is also the name of a popular toy.)
    $100 6
He tried to get the underworld to call him "Big" George Nelson rather than this
    $100 9
It takes about 100 drops of water to fill this cooking measure
    $100 14
Benny, Lord & Klugman
    $100 26
This humorist often began his lectures with, "All I know is what I read in the papers"
    $100 19
In the Middle Ages, women often shaved their hair to give this a higher look
    $100 1
This cowboy didn't appear in his horse's series "The Adventures of Champion"
    $200 7
The Reno bros. pulled off America's 1st robbery of one of these, October 6, 1866
    $200 10
Unlike regular ice when removed from the freezer, dry ice cannot do this, only evaporate
    $200 15
Desi's "dizzy" redhead
    $200 20
Common color of beauty patches, which were sometimes cut in silhouettes of friends or family
    $200 2
Dale Evans' "cream"-colored mount
    $300 8
Even though Ann Bonney put down this "colorful" pirate, she took up his profession
    $300 12
Term for the "attractive" quality found in lodestone from magnesia in Asia Minor
    $300 17
Nixon's controversial Cocker Spaniel
    $300 21
In Elizabethan times, this part of eggs was used to give skin a fashionable glaze
    $300 3
The mission he chose to accept before "Mission:Impossible" was starring on "Fury"
    $400 11
When he arrested Alvin Karpis, public enemy #1, in 1936, he forgot to bring his handcuffs
    $400 13
A whip makes a cracking noise because the tip moves faster than this
    $400 18
This company won't play around with your tax return
    $400 22
Ancient Egyptians often stained their nails & this part of their hands
    $400 4
This show about a boy & his "pal", shot only 39 episodes but they were shown by all 3 networks
    $500 16
Clarence Darrow defended these 2 teens who tried to commit the perfect murder in 1924
    $500 23
Sterling silver is not pure silver but an alloy of silver and this metal
    $500 24
1958-61 series starring Gene Barry as a dapper lawman
    $500 25
Mistress of Louis XV, after last rites, her final act was to apply rouge
    $500 5
Jingles rode Joker, a bay, & he rode Buckshot, an Appaloosa

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 11):

Ginny Mark Scott
$0 $500 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ginny Mark Scott
$400 $2,400 $1,100

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 4
Meriwether & William
    $200 6
If your node of Keith & Flack goes out of whack, it can be regulated by this implant
    $200 10
Color of the magic a saint would use
    $200 8
Song title answered by "Young girls pick them ev'ry one"
    $200 7
Fort Sumter state that was 1st to secede
    $200 1
Thought unsafe and taken off market, this troubled rear-engined Chevy is now a hot collector's item
    $400 5
Often called the 1st to sail around the world, he didn't actually make it, though his ship did
    $400 15
Of a bishop's hat, a shepherd's staff, or a blacksmith's anvil, the one a heart valve's named for
    $400 19
"Touch wood" refers to the magical properties believed to be present in this relic
    $400 22
Famed for his mastery of the 12-string guitar, Huddie Ledbetter was better known by this name
    $400 17
"Billy Yank's" Southern counterpart
    $400 2
Wham! was the 1st rock group ever to be allowed to perform in this Asian capital
    $600 9
Lake between N.Y. & Vt. was discovered by this Frenchman, who named it for himself
    $600 16
As the superior vena cava is the way in for blood, this is the way out
    $600 20
Magic word used by Gnostics in the 2nd century to invoke aid of benevolent spirits
    $600 23
"We had lots of kids & trouble & pain but, oh Lord, we'd do it again" because she had these
    $600 18
When asked to lead the Northern Army, he said, "How can I draw my sword upon Va., my native state?"
    $600 3
In the circus they use a blowtorch to burn off this animal's hair so it won't scratch performers
    $800 13
Britain's Robert Scott & Norway's Roald Amundsen raced to be 1st to arrive there
    $800 21
Physician who designed the artificial heart Barney Clark & others received
    $800 24
Some Muslims believe they can cure illness by drinking ink that's been used to copy this book
    DD: $500 25
The song continues "We are not afraid"
    $800 11
9 ladies do this in the song "The Twelve Days Of Christmas"
    $1000 14
This Italian explorer for whom longest U.S. suspension bridge is named, was also a pirate
    $1000 26
Because this early '60s TV show banned Pete Seeger & The Weavers, other folk singers boycotted it
    $1000 12
This jungle provides at least 1/5 of the Earth's oxygen

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ginny Mark Scott
$4,800 $4,500 $3,300

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

Having acquired Hughes Aircraft, it's now the world's largest industrial corporation again

Final scores:

Ginny Mark Scott
$4,000 $8,950 $6,600
3rd place: Bushnell telescope New champion: $8,950 2nd place: Admiral refrigerator + Coffee Imports coffee center

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Ginny Mark Scott
$4,800 $5,000 $3,300
14 R,
2 W
15 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
12 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $13,100

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Game tape date: 1985-08-05
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