Show #395 - Friday, March 14, 1986


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Thomas Van Dyke, a rock singer from Sun Valley, California

Jay Reisman, a private investigator from San Diego, California

Clint Swett, a newspaper copy editor from Sacramento, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $4,600)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 16
The evil brother of Richard the Lion-Hearted whose plans were often thwarted by Robin
    $100 1
Gershwin's "An American in Paris" uses 2 of these automotive "instruments"
    $100 6
So it will slide on ice with more control, this is frozen before a hockey game
    $100 3
In 1740, James Thomson wrote, rather than sang, "Rule Britannia Rule" these
    $100 23
It follows "dead" & "thunder", or could be "out of the blue"
    $100 21
She wasn't supposed to talk to anyone on the way to grandma's house
    $200 17
Though it's lost most of its trees, this home of Robin still exists near Nottingham
    $200 2
Contemporaries said his music was too hard to play, though his lullaby is "child's play"
    $200 12
In 1969, the Baseball Writers Assn. voted him the greatest player of all time
    $200 4
Among his campaign promises was "Every German girl will find a husband"
    $200 24
A cough, a chop, or a cabdriver
    $200 22
To avoid rhinoplasty, this puppet wasn't supposed to tell lies
    $300 18
Since Robin wore Lincoln green, this actor was aptly named to star in 1950s TV series
    $300 8
It is acknowledged as "the premier instrument of the symphonic orchestra"
    $300 13
In 1984 & '85 this "high-flying" Celtic became only non-center to win consecutive MVP titles
    $300 5
Charles de Gaulle said "I always thought I was" both of these greatest French heroes
    $300 25
You can play one on the piano or leave one on the fridge for mom to tell her where you went
    $300 28
Ruby Keeler had "Tea For 2" in this 1925 musical revived in 1971
    $400 19
Little John's name before joining the Merry Men
    $400 9
Shorter than Dudley Moore, this composer of "Bolero" was only about 5 feet tall
    $400 14
His 1984 Olympic victory in the 800m made Joaquim Cruz this country's 1st runner to win the gold
    $400 7
Secretary of State who said "I'm in control here" after President Reagan was shot
    $400 26
The "job" a con man pulls, or water vapor in flake form
    DD: $500 29
According to this 1972 hit, 4th item in this list of things you shouldn't do: "You don't tug on Superman's cape /
You don't spit into the wind / You don't pull the mask off that old Lone Ranger
    $500 20
Robin appears in Scott's "Ivanhoe" under this name, the name of his hometown in some legends
    $500 10
In "The Well-Tempered Clavier", he wrote pieces in all the major & minor keys
    $500 15
Their 1965 heavyweight championship rematch in Lewiston, Maine drew only 4,280 spectators
    $500 11
British historian Arnold Toynbee said it's "the worst country to be poor in"
    $500 27
The play in a rope or how to make a donation

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

Clint Jay Thomas
$1,500 $800 $1,500

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Clint Jay Thomas
$3,200 $1,100 $1,500

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 4
The state of Utah is named for this tribe
    $200 7
It's said this bird was 1st brought to U.S. as gift to George Washington, not in a pear tree
    $200 23
The bottom floor when they're building a skyscraper or Steve Allen's theme
    $200 11
President who graduated from Southwest Texas State Teacher's College
    $200 2
Exports from this country include iron ore, Saabs, & Bjorn Borg
    $200 1
This character wore the same suit, shirt, tie, shoes, crumpled raincoat for the 6-year run of the series
    $400 5
Mohawk Indian who played Lone Ranger's "faithful Indian companion, Tonto" on TV
    $400 10
The hummingbird's "hum" is made by these
    $400 25
Range of country singer Johnny's voice, or the place to ring up sales
    $400 12
1st football tackling dummy was devised in 1889 by Amos Alonzo Stagg at this Conn. university
    DD: $1,000 16
The 4 countries which controlled sectors of Berlin after WWII
    $400 3
Mike Douglas & Phil Donahue both began their talk shows in this state
    $600 14
In 1722, the Tuscarora, formerly of North Carolina, became "Sixth Nation" of this league
    $600 13
Emphasizing individual attention, this VT. women's college is the most expensive in the U.S
    $600 17
This river runs from the Black Forest to the Black Sea
    $600 6
CBS sitcom which could be called "McArdle & Lowell"
    $800 15
Dull Knife was a chief of this tribe which aided the Sioux against Custer
    $800 26
The rare California condor belongs to the bird family commonly called this
    $800 20
There is an Indiana University in this state as well as in Indiana
    $800 18
Though colors are different, the 4 flags of Scandinavia & Finland all have this design element
    DD: $800 8
In last 20 years, he's starred in a spy series, a cartoon series, 2 variety series, & 2 sitcoms
    $1000 21
In 1810, some 1/3 of all birds in U.S. were of this now extinct migratory species
    $1000 24
When making a list of Bela Lugosi movies, you have to do this
    $1000 22
Nashville university founded for Blacks in 1867 but now open to all
    $1000 19
In 1804, the world's 1st steam locomotive pulled a train loaded w/coal from a mine in this country
    $1000 9
Nationality of the man who played Illya Kuryakin in "The Man from U.N.C.L.E."

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Clint Jay Thomas
$6,800 $4,100 $5,100

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Final Jeopardy! Round

THE '70s
Due to '73 energy crisis, Congress stopped the environmental impact review & ordered its construction

Final scores:

Clint Jay Thomas
$5,399 $50 $1,999
2-day champion: $9,999 3rd place: Frigidaire refrigerator freezer 2nd place: trip on Eastern to St. Thomas & stay at Bluebeard's Castle

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Clint Jay Thomas
$6,100 $4,100 $5,100
16 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
11 R,
2 W
18 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W

Combined Coryat: $15,300

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Game tape date: 1985-10-23
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