Show #2295 - Friday, July 22, 1994

1994 Seniors Tournament final game 2.
Last game of Season 10.
Last game taped at Hollywood Center Studios and produced by Merv Griffin Enterprises.


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Joe Clonick, a composer and musician originally from Chicago, Illinois (subtotal of $6,800)

Bart Thomas, a marine art dealer from Bridgewater, New Jersey (subtotal of $12,000)

Jim Brachman, a retired attorney from Boca Raton, Florida (subtotal of $5,500)

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Jeopardy! Round

THE 1940s
    $100 6
In 1943 U.S. forces recaptured Attu & Kiska in this island group from the Japanese
    $100 26
Ted Cassidy not only played Lurch on this series, he gave a "hand"y performance as Thing, too
    $100 11
This type of kidney bean got its name because it was a staple food of U.S. sailors
    $100 1
You'll find one of these mythical beasts on the flag of Bhutan
    $100 16
This blue-veined cheese often crumbled into salads is one of France's oldest
    $100 17
These cats that closely resemble the sacred cats in Ancient Egyptian art are nicknamed Abys
    $200 7
This silversmith "and the World He Lived In" won Esther Forbes a 1943 Pulitzer Prize for History
    $200 27
In the '50s she starred in her own dramatic series, decades before her leading role on "Falcon Crest"
    $200 12
This name for an enclosed shopping center can be traced back to a 17th c. ball & mallet game
    $200 2
It's the dominant religion in Tunisia
    $200 22
Although this dark, thick syrup can be made from beet sugar, cane sugar is preferred
    $200 18
The Crazy Cat Lady sells a "Voodoo Vet" toy for cats; it's a veterinarian doll stuffed with this herb
    $300 8
In 1948 vitamin B-12 was isolated & found effective against this "pernicious" affliction
    $300 28
Michael Keaton & David Letterman were series regulars on her short-lived 1978 variety show "Mary"
    $300 13
The name of this house of Congress comes from the Latin for "old"
    $300 3
These Caribbean islands are sometimes called the B.V.I. for short
    $300 23
Popular in Kenya, matoke is a porridge made from this relative of the banana
    $300 19
It's the color of the Bombay, which was bred to look like a mini-panther
    $400 9
In 1945 he set up a Communist government in Yugoslavia
    $400 29
Craig T. Nelson is a co-executive producer of this sitcom & directs some of its episodes as well
    $400 14
A type of Asian temple, its name goes back to the Sanskrit bhagavat
    $400 4
Founded in 1477, the University of Uppsala is this country's oldest university
    $400 24
It's the usual term for a 6-to 8-lb, rooster that's been gelded & fattened
    $400 20
The Cymric is a long-haired domestic cat bred from this cat, that's often described as "tailless"
    $500 10
In June 1940 the GOP nominated this Indianan as its presidential candidate
    $500 30
Rock Hudson & Susan Saint James played a crime-solving couple named Stewart & Sally on this series
    $500 15
This royal title comes from Ancient Egyptian meaning "great house"
    DD: $500 5
This European language is the official language of Mozambique
    $500 25
Gumbo derives its name from an African word for this vegetable used to thicken it
    $500 21
It's believed the Balinese 1st appeared as a long-haired mutation in a litter of these other Asian cats

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

Jim Bart Joe
$1,500 $1,400 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jim Bart Joe
$1,500 $3,400 $2,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
In 1989 Deng Xiaoping resigned from this country's leadership after 65 years in politics
    $200 11
"Choreartium" is danced to this composer's Symphony No. 4, not to his "Lullaby"
    $200 16
Though it last erupted in 1707, this sacred Japanese mountain is still often classified as an active volcano
    $200 21
A famous car failure of the late 1950s was named for this only son of Henry Ford
    $200 2
MAT is this company whose products sell at TOY, Toys R Us
    $200 26
Her "Aunt Erma's Cope Book" was the best-selling nonfiction book of 1979
    $400 7
In 1971 this political group driven from Jordan, found a new haven in Lebanon
    $400 12
Helgi Tomasson is one of the most famous dancers from this volcanic country in the North Atlantic
    $400 17
It's the name shared by the highest mountain in Greece & in Cyprus
    $400 22
The brother of this polar explorer was a senator from Virginia from 1933 to 1965
    $400 3
Its symbol is its core product, OAT
    $400 27
"Working Days" is a compilation of the journals this author kept while working on "The Grapes of Wrath"
    $600 8
The mysterious 1932 death of this leader's wife Nadya Alliluyeva was ruled a suicide
    $600 13
Ballerina Zizi Jeanmaire is married to this choreographer whose name is French for "little"
    $600 18
The New Zealand mountain called Aorangi by the Maoris was renamed for this English navigator in 1851
    DD: $1,600 23
At his death in 1965, this Nobel Laureate was buried on the banks of the Ogooue River in Gabon
    $600 4
If you know beans about this company, you know its symbol is HNZ
    $600 28
In 1963 John F. Kennedy made the bestseller lists with an inaugural edition of this book
    $800 9
When he became emperor in 1930, Rastafarians hailed him as the living god
    $800 14
Michael Smuin's ballet "The Eternal Idol" was inspired by the art of this great French sculptor
    DD: $2,000 19
This chain of SW Europe stretches 270 miles from the Mediterranean Sea to the Bay of Biscay
    $800 24
In 1878 he founded what became the world's largest mail-order seed business
    $800 5
K is Kellogg & KM is this retailer
    $800 29
Clarissa Pinkola Estes discusses the female psyche in her bestseller "Women Who Run with" these
    $1000 10
In 1953 this "missing link" between man & ape was revealed to be a hoax
    $1000 15
Princess Aurora dances the "Rose Adagio" with 4 of her suitors in this Tchaikovsky ballet
    $1000 20
At 6,214 feet, Mount Narodnaya is the highest peak of this range
    $1000 25
In 1981 this classical guitarist was given the title Marquis of Salobrena by King Juan Carlos
    $1000 6
What develops with this company is listed under EK
    $1000 30
"Let Me Be Free" by David Lavender is an epic history of this Indian tribe led by Chief Joseph

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jim Bart Joe
$5,500 $12,800 $9,000
(lock-tie tournament)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

2 of 4 men who served as president without having been elected to another public office

Final scores:

Jim Bart Joe
$3,000 $4,600 $0

Cumulative scores:

Jim Bart Joe
$8,500 $16,600 $6,800
1st runner-up: $10,000 Tournament champion: $25,000 2nd runner-up: $7,500

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Jim Bart Joe
$5,500 $11,800 $7,800
10 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
29 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
17 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W

Combined Coryat: $25,100

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Game tape date: 1994-03-08
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