Show #8 - Wednesday, September 19, 1984

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Contestants

Don Marsh, an art director from La Jolla, California

Richard Willing, a newspaper reporter from Detroit, Michigan

Lorrie Farrely, an elementary school teacher from Orange, California (whose 3-day cash winnings total $27,800)

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Jeopardy! Round

ISLANDS
TELEVISION
WORD ORIGINS
OUTLAWS
TOUCHDOWN TOPICS
COLORS
    $100 23
The state where you can lei in the sun
    $100 11
Nickname for the Pacific Princess, it sails every Saturday
    $100 16
Hebrew word traditionally used to end the prayer
    $100 1
First rode with Kid Curry, though his most famous partner was Sundance
    $100 5
Pasadena's post-parade pigskin party
    $100 20
A young girl preparing to become a Girl Scout
    $200 27
An Indonesian island or slang for coffee
    $200 12
"Rhoda", "Phyllis" & "Lou Grant" were all spun off this series
    $200 17
Running race named for battleground 26 miles from Athens
    $200 2
Faye Dunaway & Warren Beatty played this pair of bank-robbing lovers
    $200 6
It's futbol in South America
    $200 21
Conjunctivitis
    $300 28
Original nest of Sam Spade's falcon
    $300 10
According to the title, how Ann Romano brought up Julie & Barbara
    $300 18
Though originally confused with Turkish guinea fowl, this bird's an American original
    $300 3
'20s Chicago crime lord whose business card read "second-hand furniture dealer"
    $300 7
Member of Dirty Dozen who wants to act like a fullback again
    $300 24
Uncrude nickname for crude oil
    $400 29
The song "26 Miles Across The Sea" overshoots this island by 3 miles
    $400 14
Bette Davis checked into & out of this series
    $400 19
From the Arabic amir-al-bahr, meaning "commander of the sea"
    $400 4
This bank robber, '30s public enemy No. 1, had his face & fingertips lifted
    $400 8
University nicknamed "The Bulldogs" where Gerald Ford was assistant coach
    $400 25
Kind of oyster, or a Siamese cat
    $500 15
Played by Pierce Brosnan, he's Laura Holt's iron man
    $500 22
The Irish call this drink uisce beatha, meaning "water of life"
    $500 13
Gangster who could actually write his name in bullets with his rapid-fire weapon
    $500 9
Famous halfback now on the Supreme Court's bench
    DD: $2,000 26
Italian town named for blood spilled in battle, it means deep purplish red

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 12):

Lorrie Richard Don
$700 $1,200 $700

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Lorrie Richard Don
$700 $2,200 $1,900

Double Jeopardy! Round

U.S. MAYORS
MATHEMATICS
FASHION
EXPLORERS
BEST PICTURES
REPTILES
    $200 4
Chicago Boss who said policemen don't create disorder, but preserve it
    $200 11
Fractional equivalent of .25
    $200 26
Mary Quant's '60s fashion that proved less is more
    $200 15
Norse explorer who landed in America 500 years before Columbus
    $200 1
Borgnine's Bronx butcher
    $200 9
The only reptiles with shells
    $400 5
Mayor of Beverly Hills in '26, he preferred telling jokes & twirling ropes to politics
    $400 12
Persian royal astronomer, he wrote Arabic book on algebra & the Rubaiyat
    $400 27
Strauss designed them for a miner, but Sasson & Vanderbilt made them designer
    $400 17
After 3 years, Stanley found him on Nov. 10, 1871 at Lake Tanganyika
    $400 2
Filming began on this biblical epic by shooting the chariot race
    $400 10
Boy George's karma camouflager
    $600 6
An L.A. policeman for 21 years before entering politics & winning the job in '73
    $600 14
In a room of 23 people, the odds are even that 2 will share this date
    $600 28
French designer who lent her name to a famous No. 5
    DD: $700 19
This song by John Denver is a tribute to Cousteau's research ship:

"Like the dolphin who guides you, you bring us beside you /
To light up the darkness and show us the way /
For though we are..."
    $600 3
In his first film, Ben Kingsley won Best Actor for title role of '82's Best Picture
    $600 13
Charmed, but not charming, it kills 10,000 in India each year
    $800 7
His killer served less than 5 years in prison for assassinating this S.F. mayor in '78
    $800 16
Branch which comes in plane or solid
    $800 20
This Russian was the first person to fly into space
    $800 22
Everybody wondered if it was to be or not to be Best Picture of 1948
    $800 25
Greek for "terrible lizard", most were gentle vegetarians
    $1000 8
Former New York mayor has run for office as Republican, Liberal, independent & is now a Democrat
    $1000 18
Money to publish Newton's book on calculus came from this comet predictor
    $1000 21
Frederick Cook claimed to have beaten this man to the North Pole by 1 year
    DD: $4,100 23
Prior to its '68 win, Hollywood had filmed this Victorian novel 8 times before
    $1000 24
In Tennessee Williams' play, it was his big night

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Lorrie Richard Don
$2,200 $6,500 $6,300

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Final Jeopardy! Round

AMERICAN HISTORY
He served as congressman from 1 state, senator from another, governor of both & president of Texas

Final scores:

Lorrie Richard Don
$4,300 $12,950 $4,450
3rd place New champion: $12,950 2nd place

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Lorrie Richard Don
$8,300 $6,400 $6,300
25 R,
3 W
(including 2 DDs)
13 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
16 R,
4 W

Combined Coryat: $21,000

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