Show #275 - Friday, September 27, 1985


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Allen Ury, a public relations director originally from Chicago, Illinois

Diane Cope, a railroad telegrapher originally from Palatine, Illinois (whose 1-day cash winnings total $4,000)

Dane Garrett, a lawyer from Collinsville, Illinois (whose 2-day cash winnings total $11,200)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 2
Name shared by horses of Buck Jones, Hoot Gibson, & the Lone Ranger
    $100 14
By length it makes up more than 3/4 of the Bible
    $100 1
In 1976, she received the 1st perfect score in Olympic gymnastics
    $100 26
They're known to "desert a sinking ship"
    $100 3
Its precursors were the curricle, the draisine, & the velocipede
    $100 4
Of Kukla, Fran, & Ollie, the one with just 1 tooth
    $200 18
Appropriately, in 6 movies he rode a white horse named "Duke"
    $200 15
Street on which you'd find London's Central Criminal Court, or the court's nickname
    $200 7
In 1980, the U.S. beat the Finns, not this favored team, in the gold-medal ice hockey game
    $200 27
"He that fights & runs away may live" to do this
    $200 10
Every Dec. 24th NASA issues tracking reports on its safe progress around the world
    $200 5
As Jeannie the genie, she was not allowed to bare her navel
    $300 19
Spanish for "devil", he was ridden by "The Cisco Kid"
    $300 16
Song that begins "Way down upon the Swanee River"
    $300 11
AT Mexico City, Bob Beamon won this field event by shattering the world record by almost 2 feet
    $300 28
According to ancient think Appius Caecus, "Each man is the architect of" this
    $300 23
In 1804, this inventor's steamboat made its debut on the Seine in France
    $300 6
Like Jackie Gleason before him, he lived "The Life of Riley"
    $400 20
To opera goers, it's a silk hat, but to baby boomers, it's Hoppy's horse
    $400 17
General George S. Patton's sanguinary nickname
    $400 12
Decathlon winner at the 1976 Montreal Olympics
    $400 29
Ben Franklin wrote, "Some are weather-wise, some are" this
    $400 24
A 28-year-old woman went 1,135 miles across Alaska on this to win a 1985 competition
    DD: $600 8
This Rimsky-Korsakov classic opened each episode of 1966's "The Green Hornet": "Instrumental music plays"
    $500 21
A letter was once sent to his horse addressed "Just Tony, somewhere in the U.S.A."
    $500 22
Where "I lost my true love from courting too slow"
    $500 13
1 of 2 French cities to host the Winter Olympics
    $500 30
2 word self-help proverb found in temple of the Oracle at Delphi
    $500 25
Pushing down on the left rudder pedal will make a plane do this
    $500 9
Profession shared by Gale Storm on "The Gale Storm Show" & Lauren Tewes on "The Love Boat"

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 10):

Dane Diane Allen
$600 $100 $1,700

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Dane Diane Allen
$2,000 $2,200 $1,900

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 10
Petroleum's doubly colorful nickname
    $200 5
French for "in the fashion", or American for French vanilla on mom's apple pie
    $200 16
Though the war began in 1914, America didn't enter until this year
    $200 21
Nationality of Borodin's "Prince Igor"
    $200 1
City where "Beverly Hills Cop" begins
    $200 3
The 17th c. "Institutes of the Laws of England" states "A man's house is" this
    $400 19
Name for well drilled in area where no oil or gas has yet been found, or an untamed feline
    $400 9
A '50s musical, or Turkish for destiny or fate
    $400 17
Lawrence of Arabia conducted guerilla warfare against this country' forces
    $400 22
Common translation of "Le Sacre du Printemps", a Stravinsky ballet
    $400 2
For his '84 flop Michael Caine should blame it on the script, not this city
    $400 4
As a result of this 1966 Supreme Court case, police now inform suspects of their rights upon arrest
    $600 20
In 1901, the 1st gusher in N. Amer. blew in at the Spindletop Field in this #1 oil producing state
    $600 12
In Spanish, it's "see you"
    $600 18
Invented by Sir Ernest Swinton in Eng., this weapon was 1st used in 1916 Battle of the Somme
    $600 23
Liszt & Schumann's work mark the Romantic period, major musical movement of this century
    $600 6
In a "Casablanca" flashback, Ingrid Bergman jilted Bogie in this city
    $600 11
"Where the value in controversy shall exceed $20", you have a right to this type of trial
    $800 13
In Latin, an irrational sequence or words or ideas
    $800 24
Organist & Bach authority, he left music to become a medical missionary & Nobel Prize winner
    $800 7
Blue collar backdrop to Jennifer Beals' "flashdancing"
    DD: $600 14
Riparian rights refer to the use of these
    $1000 8
Although filmed in Czechoslovakia, "Amadeus" takes place mostly in this world capital
    $1000 15
To prevent a tyrannical government, the Founding Fathers built this system into the Constitution

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Dane Diane Allen
$6,600 $3,000 $2,700
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

After a former president's death, the flag is flown at half-mast for this many days

Final scores:

Dane Diane Allen
$6,700 $6,000 $5,310
3-day champion: $17,900 2nd place: Action recliner by Lane & Jules Jurgensen his & hers watches 3rd place: Panasonic stereo rack system

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Dane Diane Allen
$6,800 $3,000 $2,500
17 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
13 R,
5 W
17 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W

Combined Coryat: $12,300

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Game tape date: 1985-07-23
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