Show #1904 - Thursday, December 10, 1992


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Beth Champeau, a fax machine dealer from New City, New York

Mark Wiener, a political consultant from Portland, Oregon

Linda Kissling, an educational media specialist from Cape May, New Jersey (whose 1-day cash winnings total $6,200)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 1
Temperature can be estimated by adding 40 to the number of this insect's chirps in a 15-second period
    $100 4
In 1966 The Left Banke told this girl to just walk away... you won't see me follow you back home"
    $100 11
The home of Jonathan Corwin, a judge in the 1690s witchcraft trials, can be seen in this U.S. city
    $100 24
In 1616 this Indian princess traveled to London to recruit colonists
    $100 16
In June 1992 over 100 heads of state met in this city for an "Earth Summit"
    $100 21
Moosehead &
Molson Golden
    $200 2
Many of these insects in the genus Aedes are carriers of yellow fever
    $200 7
Question in "Mrs. Robinson" that precedes "a nation turns its lonely eyes to you (woo woo woo)"
    $200 12
The meeting of these 2 rivers is portrayed in "The Meeting of the Waters" fountain in St. Louis
    $200 27
In 1920 he was named first president of the American Professional Football Association
    $200 17
At current rates this large island off Africa will be completely deforested in 35 years
    $200 22
Corona &
    $300 3
Although the female of the gypsy species of this insect has wings, it cannot fly
    $300 8
He was the man to "Second That Emotion" in 1967
    $300 13
The nation's 1st undersea park, John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park, lies just off the coast of this state
    $300 28
This leader of the Hunkpapa Sioux nation Joined Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show in 1885
    $300 18
In 1991 BMW unveiled its E1, an automobile that uses this as a power source
    $300 23
Spartan &
    $400 5
Solitary types of this insect include cuckoo, potter & mud dauber
    $400 9
"There's a crazy little house beyond the tracks, and ev'rybody calls it" this
    $400 14
The theme of this amusement park in Arlington, Texas is the history of the state
    $400 29
In his later years, this Apache warrior was a popular celebrity at many U.S. fairs
    $400 19
Native to old growth forests, the northern spotted species of this bird was declared threatened in 1990
    $400 25
Pilsen &
    $500 6
Also called a shad fly or dayfly, it's the only insect to go through a subimago or sub-adult stage
    $500 10
No. 2 Elvis hit that begins, "I gave a letter to the postman, he put it in his sack..."
    $500 15
New England's last wooden whaling ship can be seen in this Connecticut seaport
    $500 30
This chief's brother, Tenskwatawa was defeated by W.H. Harrison at the Battle of Tippecanoe
    DD: $500 20
This U.S. state spends the most money on air quality
    $500 26
Singha &

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Linda Mark Beth
$700 $1,300 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Linda Mark Beth
$0 $2,600 $1,900

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 11
This continent is south of the island of New Guinea, across the Torres Strait
    $200 22
St. Genevieve, patroness of this city, ran a Frankish blockade up the Seine to bring its people food
    $200 21
Before the war this Confederate general led a party of Marines that captured John Brown at Harper's Ferry
    $200 15
Established about 1910, these schools usually cover the 7th. 8th & 9th grades
    $200 6
A play called "The Man Who Shot Lincoln" is told from the viewpoint of this man's brother Edwin
    $200 1
The narrator of his story "The Pit and the Pendulum" is a victim of the Spanish Inquisition
    $400 12
This German town has a house built in 1602 named for der rattenfanger of the city
    $400 23
He is the patron of Boy Scouts as well as of England
    $400 27
The First & Second Battles of Manassas were known by this name in the North
    $400 16
In 1874 this state's supreme court ruled that the city of Kalamazoo could pay for public high schools
    $400 7
In April 1992 Jessica Lange made her Broadway debut as Blanche DuBois in this play
    $400 2
In Gustave Flaubert's story "Herodias", this woman dances at Antipas' table to get a "head"
    $600 13
First settled by Scottish immigrants, the city of New Glasgow is in this Canadian province
    $600 24
After Pope Leo XIII directed her to "Go west", St. Frances Cabrini settled in this country
    $600 28
6 Union soldiers who helped capture this Rebel locomotive became the 1st Medal of Honor winners in 1863
    $600 17
This city's Latin School, opened in 1635, was the 1st secondary school in the colonies
    $600 8
In 1985 "Lillian", a one-woman show about this playwright, opened at the Kennedy Center
    $600 3
It's the color in the title of the first Sherlock Holmes story
    $800 14
The Giovi Pass in this mountain range connects Genoa & Milan
    $800 25
In art the emblem of Saint Agnes is this animal, agnus in Latin
    $800 29
On September 17, 1862 about 22,000 men were casualties at the battle near this Maryland creek
    $800 18
This educator opened her first nursery school in a slum district of Rome in 1907
    $800 9
This play about 3 southern sisters earned Beth Henley the 1981 Pulitzer
    $800 4
In other words this James Joyce collection could be called' "People Who Live in Ireland's Capital"
    $1000 20
This Caribbean island is the smallest of France's overseas departments
    $1000 26
This treacherous Spanish-Italian family produced a saint, the great-grandson of Pope Alexander VI
    DD: $2,500 30
1 of 4 states that seceded after the fall of Fort Sumter on April 13, 1861
    DD: $2,000 19
In 1856 Mrs. Carl Schurz founded the 1st of this type of school in the U.S. in Watertown, Wisconsin
    $1000 10
The one-act "Waiting for Lefty" was this playwright's first theatrical success
    $1000 5
Her short story collection "The Company she keeps" appeared in 1942, 21 years before "The Group"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Linda Mark Beth
$8,000 $2,000 $1,200
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

He wrote 2 books inspired by his career: "The Canfield Decision" & "Go Quietly... or Else"

Final scores:

Linda Mark Beth
$7,000 $2,700 $1
2-day champion: $13,200 2nd place: Mastervoice home automation system & Technics digital mini component system + Jeopardy! home edition or computerized version 3rd place: Jules Jurgensen watch + Jeopardy! home edition or computerized version

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Linda Mark Beth
$7,000 $2,000 $3,700
19 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
14 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
17 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $12,700

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Game tape date: 1992-08-31
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