Show #8 - Wednesday, September 19, 1984

Game entered from audiorecording. Missing prizes.


[<< previous game]

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)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

    $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
    $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

    $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

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

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:

Game dynamics graph

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

[game responses] [game scores] [suggest correction]

Game tape date: 1984-08-08
The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. Scraping, republication, monetization, and malicious use prohibited; this site may use cookies and collect identifying information. See terms. The Jeopardy! game show and all elements thereof, including but not limited to copyright and trademark thereto, are the property of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. and are protected under law. This website is not affiliated with, sponsored by, or operated by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. Join the discussion at