Show #2523 - Wednesday, July 19, 1995

1995-A Seniors Tournament semifinal game 3.


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Caroline Brown, a computer specialist from Elmhurst, New York

Jan Van Faasen, a high school library secretary from Holland, Michigan

Aaron Klein, a religious school director from Des Plaines, Illinois

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 1
Steel is no longer regularly produced in this Pennsylvania city nicknamed "Steel City"
    $100 18
This Italian beauty who married Carlo Ponti also received a proposal from Cary Grant
    $100 6
A fruity color, or a fruit that can be "musk" or "casaba"
    $100 8
His nickname is Wills
    $100 24
This magazine founded in 1888 is often saved by subscribers for its maps & photographs
    $100 13
A 1932 song asked, "Brother, Can You Spare" one of these
    $200 2
It's the city in which you'd find the Griffith Observatory & Rancho La Brea Tar Pits
    $200 19
This star of "An Officer and a Gentleman" once lived in Israel, where she trained with the army
    $200 7
Taking Pepto-Bismol might put you "in" this condition that's also the color of Pepto-Bismol
    $200 11
Current Biography says that as a child this princess royal "preferred her hobbyhorse to dolls"
    $200 25
This former organ of the Soviet Communist Party was sold to businessman Jannis Jannikos in 1992
    $200 14
A set of these game tiles has all the combinations from double blank to double six
    $300 3
In 1979 Jane Byrne became this city's first woman mayor
    $300 21
At a 1993 auction, her "Best Actress" Oscar for "Mildred Pierce" sold for $68,500
    $300 9
This deep shade of green has a glass container in its name
    $300 20
Her husband Lord Snowdon was allowed to keep his title after their divorce
    $300 26
In 1992 this city's Oregonian announced it would stop printing the names of sports teams with Indian names
    $300 15
French for "relaxation", it was the easing of tensions between the U.S. & U.S.S.R. in the '70s
    $400 4
Suburbs of this largest Texas city include Deer Park, Missouri City & Pasadena
    $400 22
In the 1930s this "Destry Rides Again" star refused an invitation from Hitler to return to German films
    $400 10
It's a dark color & the name of a drawing crayon made from carbonaceous material
    $400 29
This nonagenarian was married to the last emperor of India
    $400 27
In 1992 this Toronto newspaper published lost articles by its onetime reporter Ernest Hemingway
    $400 16
A blend of 2 vowel sounds in 1 syllable, such as the "oi" in "coil"
    $500 5
In 1796 a director of the Connecticut Land Company founded this Ohio city on Lake Erie
    $500 23
This silent screen star directed her sister Dorothy in the 1920 film "Remodeling Her Husband"
    $500 12
The color in the name of Duke University's Devils
    DD: $600 30
Prince Philip's paternal grandfather, King George I of this country, was assassinated in 1913
    $500 28
David Gergen was an editor with this news weekly when he joined the Clinton White House in May 1993
    $500 17
He told "The Story of Philosophy" before his wife Ariel joined him on "The Story of Civilization"

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

Aaron Jan Caroline
$1,300 $1,400 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Aaron Jan Caroline
$3,000 $1,800 $1,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 22
There was widespread fear that this would happen; people worried about the millennium back then, too
    $200 16
In 1292 this middle-aged Italian explorer visited the island of Sumatra
    $200 6
This long fluffy scarf wraps around the neck like a "constrictor"—but it's not as tight
    $200 7
Kankar Punsum on the Bhutan-Tibet border is the highest unclimbed one of these
    $200 18
This masked animal was used as the emblem of the Whig Party
    $200 1
Need to hire Sherlock Holmes? Send a letter to 221B this London street
    $400 23
This sport can be traced back to c. 1000 when a monk named Eilmer jumped & sailed from Malmesbury Abbey
    $400 17
Corregidor, an island at the entrance to this bay, is now a Philippine national shrine
    $400 9
This jacket is named for the kind of African expedition on which you'd wear it
    $400 8
2,063' TV tower between Fargo & Grand Forks in this state is the world's tallest structure
    $400 19
Daniel Inouye, who represents this state in the Senate, lost his right arm during World War II
    $400 2
Heathcliff, a foundling brought into this home of the Earnshaws, later becomes its master
    $600 27
Piasts ruled this country in 1000; in 1919, a pianist ruled it: Ignace Paderewski
    $600 20
This principal crop of the Banda Islands keeps eggnog drinkers well supplied
    $600 11
It's a "tired" name for military clothing worn while doing chores
    $600 10
The longest of these special words in English is tattarrattat
    $600 24
He served as Gerald Ford's Secretary of State
    $600 3
It's the home Captain Charles Ryder "revisited"
    DD: $500 29
This country's Stephen I was crowned in 1000 in his hometown of Esztergom & the crown is a national treasure
    $800 21
The port city of Kobe on this island was severely damaged by a 7.2 earthquake January 17, 1995
    $800 12
A Little Lord Fauntleroy suit is usually made of this fabric & trimmed with a lacy collar & cuffs
    $800 13
The most densely populated territory in the world is this Portuguese possession on the coast of China
    $800 25
In 1980 Patrick Lucey was this independent presidential candidate's running mate
    $800 4
This Robert Louis Stevenson lad's home is the admiral Benbow Inn
    $1000 30
Sweyn Forkbeard, King Olaf of Sweden & 2 others defeated & killed King Olaf I of this country at Svold
    $1000 28
In 1895 Alfred Dreyfus was sent here
    $1000 15
This full, gathered skirt attached to a waistband typifies the Tyrolean look
    $1000 14
This Swedish diplomat who saved 100,000 Jews is the greatest saver of lives
    DD: $500 26
He was the last third-party candidate to receive any electoral votes
    $1000 5
This home of Maxim de Winter is destroyed by fire

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Aaron Jan Caroline
$9,000 $7,600 $2,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

It turned out to be the name of a childhood neighbor of hypnosis subject Virginia Tighe

Final scores:

Aaron Jan Caroline
$16,200 $15,200 $5,200
Finalist 2nd place: $5,000 3rd place: $5,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Aaron Jan Caroline
$10,600 $7,600 $2,600
27 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
(including 2 DDs)
20 R,
2 W
7 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $20,800

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Game tape date: 1995-02-28
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