Show #2557 - Tuesday, October 17, 1995

Paul Thompson game 3.


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John Keane, a lawyer from the Bronx, New York

Suzanne Evans, an editor originally from Lockhart, Texas

Paul Thompson, a personnel manager from Cheverly, Maryland (whose 2-day cash winnings total $20,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 1
"Sweet" term for the first weeks of a president's term when public support & trust are high
    $100 11
Marni Nixon dubbed Natalie Wood's singing voice for this 1961 musical about rival gangs
    $100 21
The traditional medicine of this country is based on ch'i, the universal life force
    $100 22
A Napoleon may have a thin icing or be dusted with the confectioners' type of this
    $100 2
A poem composed as a lament for the dead, its name comes from elegos, "mournful song"
    $100 16
This country's chief ports include Isafjordhur, Hafnarfjordhur, Siglufjordhur & Reykjavik
    $200 3
This agency, the TVA, serves a region covering parts of 7 states
    $200 12
It's the film in which Shirley MacLaine sings "If My Friends Could See Me Now"
    $200 28
These cells make up about 40% of normal blood
    $200 23
French for "froth", it's a fluffy chocolate dessert
    $200 4
A keepsake, its name comes from meminisse, "to remember"
    $200 17
Known for its rare manuscripts, this British library is named for scholar-diplomat Sir Thomas Bodley
    $300 5
The holder of this post is generally considered the highest-ranking cabinet official
    $300 13
Isaac Stern provided the violin solos for this film set in Anatevka
    $300 29
Due to routine immunization only about 100 cases of this, aka lockjaw, are treated in the U.S. each year
    $300 24
This old-fashioned cake made in a tube pan is made by alternating light & dark batter
    $300 6
The name of this blue dye flows back to the Indus River
    $300 18
Hannes Schneider of Austria's Arlberg region developed the Arlberg technique of teaching this sport
    $400 9
No members of the house voted against this 1964 resolution giving LBJ a free hand in Vietnam
    $400 14
Bob Fosse directed & co-wrote this 1979 musical inspired by his own life
    $400 27
Pyelonephritis is a bacterial infection of these organs
    $400 25
It's the traditional fruit in tarte tatin
    $400 7
This dance's name is derived from Polish meaning "from the province of Mazovia"
    $400 19
In Slovenia it's "Zdravljica", which means "the toast"
    DD: $800 10
The St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation is administered by this cabinet department
    $500 15
Levi Stubbs of the Four Tops was the voice of Audrey II, the bloodthirsty plant in this musical
    $500 30
The uvula hangs from this "soft" structure
    $500 26
This cream named for a German region is a mix of eggs, whipped cream, flavorings & gelatin
    $500 8
The name of this flowering plant may come from a name of the god Apollo, Paion
    $500 20
Though he's now based in France, fashion designer Paco Rabanne was born in this country

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

Paul Suzanne John
$3,700 $300 $500

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Paul Suzanne John
$4,100 $1,100 $1,900

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 3
In Hebrew this symbol of Judaism is known as Magen David, which means "shield of David"
    $200 6
Published in 1994, "Closing Time" was Joseph Heller's long-awaited sequel to this novel
    $200 21
The sorin is the spire on the top of one of these Japanese temples
    $200 22
This former Philippine president's maiden name was Cojuangco
    $200 9
Before his impeachment trial in 1868, 2 previous attempts at impeachment had been rejected
    $200 1
The name of this island nation east of Florida is from the Spanish word bajamar, meaning "shallow water"
    $400 4
Shiite Muslims celebrate the birthday of this prophet's daughter, Fatima
    $400 17
It was Irwin Shaw's 1977 sequel to "Rich Man, Poor Man"
    $400 27
Spanish or mission tile is traditionally made of this material
    $400 23
This beloved member of the royal family turned 95 on August 4, 1995
    $400 10
Fort Pierre, named for a fur trader, was the first white settlement in this future state
    $400 2
About 95% of Libya is covered by this desert
    $600 7
Joseph Smith said this book "was the most correct of any book on earth, and the keystone of our religion"
    $600 18
Author Grace Metalious "returned" to this town for a 1959 sequel
    $600 30
An early type of castle was the Motte-and-this
    $600 26
In 1994 the Los Angeles County Museum of Art acquired her 1931 painting "Horse's Skull with Pink Rose"
    $600 11
On May 11, 1950 this president traveled to Washington State to dedicate the Grand Coulee Dam
    $600 14
The Strait of Sicily divides this sea into eastern & western parts
    $800 5
Aphorisms collected in the Brahma-Sutra are among the important Vedanta texts of this religion
    $800 19
"The Road Back" was Erich Maria Remarque's sequel to this classic novel
    $800 29
An agger was an ancient one of these "o'er" which you could watch a Star-Spangled Banner streaming
    $800 25
This famed Italian educator wrote the 1949 book "The Absorbent Mind"
    DD: $1,500 12
In 1912 an amendment to this act barred unfounded health claims for patent medicines
    $800 15
40% of Australia's newsprint comes from a mill in the town of Boyer in this island state
    $1000 8
Iceland's state religion is the evangelical form of this Protestant denomination
    $1000 20
A southern belle herself she was a natural choice to write "Scarlet", the sequel to "Gone with the Wind"
    $1000 28
In India a stambha is a free-standing one of these cylindrical structures
    $1000 24
This world leader was born in Karachi in 1953
    $1000 13
John L. Lewis headed this union from 1920 to 1960
    DD: $2,000 16
Until 1940 the USSR shared Lake Ladoga, northeast of Leningrad, with this neighboring country

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Paul Suzanne John
$16,800 $4,100 $1,500
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

After Alaska, this state has the greatest difference between its highest & lowest points

Final scores:

Paul Suzanne John
$23,600 $7,000 $0
3-day champion: $43,600 2nd place: Bassett dining room set & RCR crystal stemware + GameTek Jeopardy! 3rd place: Oneida gift certificate + GameTek Jeopardy!

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Paul Suzanne John
$14,800 $4,100 $1,500
35 R
(including 3 DDs),
3 W
12 R,
4 W
9 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $20,400

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