Show #2063 - Wednesday, July 21, 1993

1993 Seniors Tournament semifinal game 3.


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Barbara Broerman, a physician from Minneapolis, Minnesota

Lee Gelber, a toy and game marketer from New York City, New York

Marilyn Kneeland, a retired teacher from San Diego, California

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 5
In 1976 he became the first Deep Southerner elected president since before the Civil War
    $100 16
Fly an aircraft without a companion or instructor
    $100 21
Wedding guests throw this at a newly married couples because it's a symbol of fertility
    $100 26
This external covering on the giant sequoia is over a foot & a half thick
    $100 11
d-CON considers its new Ultra Set to be the "better" one of these people are looking for
    $100 1
Frank Langella,
Christopher Lee,
Bela Lugosi
    $200 7
In Feb. 1993 Margaret Thatcher was on hand to help this former president celebrate his 82nd birthday
    $200 17
A spoiled child or a small sausage
    $200 22
This sign of the zodiac is symbolized by 2 fish swimming in opposite directions
    $200 27
Honey guides, spots or lines on flower petals, direct insects to this sugary substance
    $200 12
In January 1993 "Le Penseur" traveled from Paris to Peking as part of an exhibit of this sculptor's art
    $200 2
Bess Myerson,
Lee Meriwether,
Mary Ann Mobley
    $300 8
After resigning as Assistant Secretary of the Navy in 1898, he helped organize the Rough Riders
    $300 18
A sharp spasm of pain; you might feel a hunger one
    $300 23
This mythical beast seen at the end of "Jeopardy!" credits is a symbol of wisdom
    $300 28
Fungi such as mushrooms differ from green plants in that they don't contain this pigment
    $300 13
In December 1992 San Francisco added 3 new ones of these to its fleet, the first since 1914
    $300 3
    $400 9
He said, "If you don't say anything, you won't be called on to repeat it"; that's why he was "silent"
    $400 19
A Spanish exclamation of approval or a paper towel from Scott
    $400 24
A lion holds one of these symbols of Canada on Canada's coat of arms
    $400 29
The potato is an example of this short, swollen part of a stem that grows underground
    $400 14
This part of speech has relative, personal & indefinite types
    $400 4
Vivien Leigh,
Karl Malden,
Kim Hunter
    $500 10
He was born August 20, 1833 at the Ohio home of his grandfather who was also president
    $500 20
The hinged bar on a typewriter or printer that holds the paper against the platen
    $500 25
An official seal placed on a document in lieu of a signature, or the kind of ring used to impress it
    DD: $1,500 30
The offspring of 2 genetically different parents are called these, like some popular roses
    $500 15
This panda, the oldest outside China, died December 30, 1992 at age 23
    $500 6
Debbie Reynolds,
Elizabeth Taylor,
Connie Stevens

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

Marilyn Lee Barbara
$1,000 $1,700 $1,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Marilyn Lee Barbara
$1,500 $2,200 $5,500

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE 1950s
    $200 21
A Carpenter, a Cooper & a Shepard were among this famous septet chosen in 1959
    $200 16
Port Said & Port Fuad lie opposite each other at the northern end of this canal
    $200 11
Napoleon, a boar, becomes dictator in this 1945 George Orwell novel
    $200 22
A 1957 4-album set tracing his career was titled "Satchmo: A Musical Autobiography"
    $200 6
Churchill's mother, Jennie Jerome, was a native of this country
    $200 1
These costume accessories that covered the actors' heads had open mouths & attached hair
    $400 23
This 2-time pres. candidate said, "Eggheads of the world, unite. You have nothing to lose but your yolks"
    $400 17
Ukerewe is the largest island in this largest African Lake
    $400 12
A British edition of his "Martian Chronicles" was called "The Silver Locusts"
    $400 27
In 1969 this drummer's "Buddy and Soul" album was nominated for a Grammy
    $400 7
In 1938 Churchill told this prime minister, "You have chosen dishonor, and you will have war"
    $400 2
Around 420 B.C. Euripides wrote a play about one of these one-eyed giants
    $600 24
Among the top musicals of 1955 was this one combining baseball & the devil
    $600 18
The Bosporus Bridge links the European & Asian parts of this city
    $600 13
This 1954 William Golding novel is set on a deserted island after a nuclear war
    $600 28
In 1938, she recorded her first hit "A-Tisket A-Tasket", with Chick Webb's band
    $600 8
Completes Churchill's line about the RAF "Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed..."
    DD: $1,500 3
It's believed that this group consisted of 12 speakers until Sophocles added 3 more to the line
    $800 25
In 1959 Prince Rainier III made this former king of Egypt a citizen of Monaco
    $800 19
Jordan is landlocked except for a small stretch of coastline on this gulf
    $800 14
In 1991 the Soviet gov't dropped its treason charge against this exiled author of "Cancer Ward"
    $800 30
In 1961 his quartet had a pop hit with "Take Five"
    $800 9
Churchill's January 1965 state funeral was held at this London church built by Christopher Wren
    $800 4
The "Oresteia" is a trilogy of plays about this man, Agamemnon's son
    DD: $3,000 26
In 1950 he became general manager of the Metropolitan Opera
    $1000 20
K2 is also known by this name after its first surveyor
    $1000 15
He dedicated "Babbitt" to fellow author Edith Wharton
    $1000 29
For over 40 years, "One O'Clock Jump" served as this bandleader's theme
    $1000 10
At 18 Churchill entered this British military college where he graduated 20th in a class of 130
    $1000 5
This master of old comedy wrote many plays, but "The Birds" is one of only 11 that have survived

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Marilyn Lee Barbara
$11,200 $6,200 $10,900

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Final Jeopardy! Round

This complex was built between 1631 & 1654 at a cost of about 40,000,000 rupees

Final scores:

Marilyn Lee Barbara
$22,200 $12,400 $21,800
Finalist 3rd place: $5,000 2nd place: $5,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Marilyn Lee Barbara
$10,300 $6,200 $7,900
23 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
13 R,
0 W
22 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $24,400

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Game tape date: 1993-03-02
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