Show #2561 - Monday, October 23, 1995


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Rachel Owen, a naturalist and puppeteer from Malvern, Pennsylvania

Mary Neville, a registered nurse from Chicago, Illinois

Reita Louis, a quality assurance technician from Akron, Ohio (whose 1-day cash winnings total $18,700)

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Jeopardy! Round

THE 1930s
Mcs & Macs
    $100 3
This 102-story New York skyscraper officially opened May 1, 1931
    $100 4
Mets pitcher Tug or cartoon horse Quick Draw
    $100 15
The "emperor" of pastries, it's usually rectangular
    $100 1
Chicago has been the seat of this county since 1831
    $100 16
Symbolized DIS, it's in the biz, show biz
    $100 25
The Capitol in Springfield, Illinois has statues of these opposing debaters on its grounds
    $200 11
On Jan. 23, 1930 Wilhelm Frick became the first member of this party to take a ministerial office in Germany
    $200 5
Nelson Eddy's Jeanette or 1920s British prime minister Ramsay
    $200 18
This fruit is the main ingredient in the most common strudel filling
    $200 2
The St. Johns River, this state's longest, flows about 285 miles, entering the Atlantic Ocean near Jacksonville
    $200 17
You're sharp if you know G is this maker of Sensor razors
    $200 26
In "A Visit from St. Nicholas", St. Nicholas is "chubby and plump" & "a right jolly old" one
    $300 12
In 1931 he established the first Chinese Soviet republic in a region of Kiangsi Province
    $300 6
Bull Run General Irvin or "A Clockwork Orange" star Malcolm
    $300 19
Mille-feuille is a delicate pastry whose name means this many leaves
    $300 9
Over half of all U.S. land more than 10,000 feet above sea level is in this state
    $300 20
It's no news that TRB is this company
    $300 27
This New Orleans arena is the world's largest indoor stadium
    $400 13
Harold Urey discovered deuterium, a "heavy" isotope of this element
    $400 7
Anne, the first female to reap a Pulitzer Prize for journalism, or reaper inventor
    $400 21
A large, flat, sugary pastry is named for these elephant parts
    $400 10
About 75 of every 100 people in Hawaii live on this island
    $400 23
Symbolized PZL, it's a "crude" company
    $400 28
In 1541 Pedro de Valdivia founded this Chilean capital
    $500 14
In Egypt's first elections under this king in 1936, the nationalists made great advances
    $500 8
"Robin's Hoods"' Julie or "The Thorn Birds"' Colleen
    $500 22
The cheese type of this pastry with a "nationality" name is usually made with cream cheese
    DD: $1,000 30
Since 1980 this volcano in the Cascade Mountains has erupted more than 20 times
    $500 24
Your CPU may be from CPQ, this company
    $500 29
Since 1818 all U.S. flag changes have taken effect on this day of the year

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Reita Mary Rachel
$1,600 $800 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Reita Mary Rachel
$2,600 $2,400 $3,700

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 16
In 1771 the Maharajah Pratap Singh founded the city of Alwar in this country
    $200 26
Her 1940s diary was reissued in 1995 with some of her emerging sexual feelings reinstated
    $200 1
It's the part of your body monitored by an electro-encephalograph
    $200 9
Apelles was court painter to Philip of Macedon & this man, Philip's son
    $200 19
In 1960 the CIA devised a plan to overthrow this nearby world leader–didn't work
    $200 2
the Phantom
    $400 17
Murmansk, this country's chief Arctic Ocean port, is the largest city north of the Arctic Circle
    $400 27
1937's "Last Flight" included the diary she transmitted from points along her ill-fated trip
    $400 3
This "sweet" term for a volunteer came from the red-lined uniform
    $400 10
He decided to devote his life to painting American birds after failing as a general store owner
    $400 20
Prospectors trampled his crops & stole his cattle after gold was discovered on his land in January 1848
    $400 5
Aunt Eller,
Ado Annie,
    $600 18
You'll find the National Museum of Kenya in this city
    $600 28
Cambridge's Magdalene College has a library named for this 17th c. diarist that houses his papers
    $600 4
A neonatologist specializes in treating these people
    $600 11
He produced the successful print "The Ruins of the Merchants' Exchange" in 1835. long before teaming with Ives
    $600 21
Sen. Edmund Ross never won office again after casting the deciding vote to acquit this president
    $600 6
Princess Ying Yaowalak, Prince Chulalongkorn, Anna Leonowens
    $800 24
This city that hosted the 1972 Winter Olympics lies on the island of Hokkaido
    $800 29
This Jim Carroll book was turned into a 1995 film with Leonardo DiCaprio
    $800 14
This operation involves cutting the vas deferens
    $800 12
This Frenchman's late work "Four Dancers" is an ambitious study of motion
    $800 22
He named a large region of Antarctica for his wife Marie
    $800 7
Joe Hardy,
    $1000 25
Bolivia's Declaration of Independence is in a museum in this legal capital, not La Paz
    DD: $2,000 30
Names in this French-born American woman's diaries include Henry Miller & Lawrence Durrell
    $1000 15
It's moving or transplanting tissue from one part of your body to another part
    $1000 13
His "Nude Descending a Staircase, No. 2" was exhibited at the famous 1913 Armory Show
    DD: $2,000 23
With President Monroe's help, the American Colonization Society founded what's now this African country
    $1000 8
Miles Gloriosus

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Reita Mary Rachel
$8,200 $9,200 $8,300

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Final Jeopardy! Round

As British ambassador to Turkey he was allowed to take away "any pieces of stone with old inscriptions"

Final scores:

Reita Mary Rachel
$100 $16,601 $16,599
3rd place: Ascot luggage + Jeopardy! home game + GameTek Jeopardy! New champion: $16,601 2nd place: Bassett bedroom suite & Dream Maker bedding + Jeopardy! home game

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Reita Mary Rachel
$8,200 $8,200 $6,800
18 R,
0 W
19 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
19 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $23,200

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