Show #1771 - Monday, April 20, 1992

Missing player introductions.


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Frank Pellicone, from New York

Patricia Plunk, from Texas

Al Badger, a software engineer from Monterey, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $19,400)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: I will give you the catch phrase; you have to identify the television program.)
    $100 1
Niihau, near Kauai, is called the Forbidden Island of this group
    $100 22
Miss Mercouri's famous first name, it comes from the Greek word for "honey"
    $100 4
"Sorry about that, Chief"
    $100 27
A waltz isn't done in 4/4 time, but this
    $100 11
About 70% of all U.S. coins are of this denomination
    $100 16
"Three jolly gentlemen, in coats of" this color "rode their horses up to bed"
    $200 2
This capital city was named for Boer leader Andries Pretorius in 1855
    $200 20
He said of his career, "I've loved every minute of it... it's all been 'wunnerful, wunnerful!"'
    $200 7
"Na nu, na nu"
    $200 28
The tango evolved from folk dances in this South American country
    $200 12
2 of the 4 U.S. denominations of bills discontinued by Federal Reserve Banks in 1969
    $200 17
According to an English proverb, "If" these "were horses, beggars might ride"
    $300 3
Guinness says the world's highest unclimbed peak is Lhotse II in this country's Himalayas
    $300 23
This young prince is president of the Monaco Red Cross
    $300 8
"Good night, John-Boy"
    $300 26
The punk rock movement gave us this dance consisting of leaping, jumping & banging into one another
    $300 13
U.S. coins are imprinted with the tiny initials of these people
    $300 18
Mark Twain said we shouldn't all think alike because "it is difference of opinion that makes" these
    $400 5
The Arabic name of this country between Libya & Israel is Misr
    $400 24
The late jazz vocalist who recorded the albums "Sassy Swings the Tivoli" & "Sassy Swings Again"
    $400 9
"One of these days, Alice, one of these days... pow! Right in the kisser!"
    $400 29
Though this line dance is of Latin American origin, it's named after a region in Africa
    $400 14
The ink used on the front of U.S. bills is mainly this color
    $400 19
The poet who wrote, "My little horse must think it queer to stop without a farmhouse near"
    $500 6
Rising above a desert plain in Australia's Northern Territory, this is the world's largest monolith
    $500 25
"In All His Glory" is a biography of this "Legendary" CBS "Tycoon and His Brilliant Circle"
    $500 10
"Look that up in your Funk and Wagnalls"
    DD: $2,000 15
In 1790 the Treasury Department began redeeming these worthless bills at 1ยข on the dollar
    $500 21
Yeats' epitaph reads, "Cast a cold eye on life, on death. Horseman," do this

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

Al Patricia Frank
$5,000 -$400 -$300

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Al Patricia Frank
$6,600 -$100 $300

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 3
Mezzo-soprano Frederica von Stade's nickname; it may remind you of a TV horse, "My Friend"
    $200 12
It's the two-word term for a painting of small, inanimate objects such as flowers or fruit
    $200 16
In 1836 she married clergyman Calvin Stowe
    $200 1
The NYSE was established in 1792 after traders began meeting under a tree on this street
    $200 21
Baltimore lies along the estuary of the Patapsco River near the head of this bay
    $200 28
In 1928 he noticed that a mold had killed staphylococcus bacteria on a culture plate
    $400 7
Zarzuela, a type of opera native to this country, often has a comic subject
    $400 13
Tradition ascribes this tapestry of the Norman conquest to Matilda, the queen of William the Conqueror
    $400 17
This author's "Red Storm Rising" & "The Hunt for Red October" were the top 2 paperback novels of 1987
    $400 2
In 1861 Georgia politician Alexander Stephens was elected vice president of this
    $400 22
The Star-Spangled Banner House is preserved as a museum of this war
    $600 8
A Thomas Mann novella was the source for Benjamin Britten's last opera, "Death in" this city
    DD: $1,000 6
Italian for "light & dark", it's the use of light & shadow in a sketch or painting
    $600 18
Bob Thomas' 1983 biography "Golden Boy" was "The Untold Story of" this actor
    DD: $1,000 4
The framework for this was worked out in 1944 at the Dumbarton Oaks Conference in Washington, D.C.
    $600 26
This steel firm's Sparrows Point Plant is the largest industrial complex in the city
    $800 9
In a Borodin opera, this title prince is captured by the Polovtsians
    $800 14
From 1948-1951 this Fauvist leader designed & decorated the Chapel of the Rosary in Vence
    $800 19
The title of this 1940 Hemingway novel was derived from a John Donne work
    $800 5
Following the 1797 XYZ Affair, Congress repealed all treaties with this country
    $800 27
Baltimore was chartered in 1729 as a port to export this crop
    $800 25
In June 1633 this Italian astronomer was forced to recant his anti-Ptolemaic views
    $1000 10
Smetana never completed his opera "Viola", based on this comedy by Shakespeare
    $1000 15
After a much needed cleaning, this Rembrandt painting turned out to be a daytime scene
    $1000 20
Although her best-known work is "Ethan Frome", she won her Pulitzer Prize for "The Age of Innocence"
    $1000 11
In 1935 FDR signed the first of these acts designed to keep the U.S. out of war
    $1000 24
The Peabody Conservatory of Music is affiliated with this university
    $1000 23
The 200-inch telescope on Mt. Palomar named for him was finished 10 years after his death

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Al Patricia Frank
$15,800 $1,300 $1,300
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

After more than 40 years in exile, King Michael returned to this country in 1990 only to be expelled again

Final scores:

Al Patricia Frank
$21,800 $1,300 $0
2-day champion: $41,200 2nd place: trip on Delta to Denver & stay at Colony Hotel & Resorts 3rd place: Kosta Boda candlesticks & Nintendo Entertainment System with Super J! & Wheel of Fortune + InfoGenius for Game Boy

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Al Patricia Frank
$14,300 $900 $900
36 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
5 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
7 R
(including 1 DD),
8 W

Combined Coryat: $16,100

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Game tape date: 1992-01-13
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