Show #1386 - Monday, September 17, 1990


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Daryl Rosenblatt, an architect from New York City, New York

Mark McBurney, a foreign service officer originally from Rhode Island

Kyle Freeman, a teacher and proofreader from San Francisco, California (whose 3-day cash winnings total $25,202)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 15
If you're going to do the Mexican hat dance, you should have one of these Mexican hats
    $100 10
Now a museum in Groton, Conn., the USS Nautilus was the first submarine to be powered by this
    $100 17
When he appeared in "Blackboard Jungle", this "M*A*S*H" actor was billed as Jameel Farah
    $100 2
Entirely within the Soviet Union, it's the longest river in Europe
    $100 1
"At two hours after midnight appeared the land," he wrote in his journal October 12, 1492
    $100 26
Under tournament rules, once you do this to a piece you must move it if possible
    $200 22
This desert plant is so-named because its odor resembles that of an herb
    $200 11
This European country elected its first Socialist premier, Bettino Craxi, in 1983
    $200 18
Frankie Avalon fell for this "Dynasty" blonde in "Beach Blanket Bingo"
    $200 3
Since 1867 this city, more famous for its perfume, has offered tours of its sewers
    $200 7
Hollywood has been called "the only asylum run by" these people
    $300 23
A brief, sudden & violent windstorm that may come with rain or snow
    $300 12
One of the few disputes this organization was able to arbitrate was between Greece & Bulgaria in 1925
    $300 19
In a pilot of "77 Sunset Strip" he played a killer; in the series, a parking attendant & then a detective
    $300 4
Sognefjord, the longest and deepest fjord in this country, includes some of its most striking scenery
    $300 8
The phrase "The War that Will End War" is the title of a 1914 book by this author of "The Time Machine"
    $400 24
This phrase may have first referred to the child of an unknown soldier
    $400 13
He was a top race car driver before becoming the most famous flying ace of World War I
    $400 20
"Gilligan's Island" co-star Jim Backus played James Dean's dad in this 1955 film
    $400 5
From 1920-39 this Lithuanian capital belonged to Poland
    $400 9
The lyricist who coined the phrase "The rain in Spain stays mainly on the plain"
    DD: $1,000 25
Island on which the following statue was found:
    $500 14
2 of the 3 Soviet heads of state who died in office in the 1980s
    $500 21
In the 1985 TV version of "Alice in Wonderland", Shelley Winters played this extinct bird
    $500 6
Though this North Atlantic island has no army, it nevertheless belongs to NATO
    $500 16
In his notebooks this Renaissance artist claimed "The Medici created and destroyed me."

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

Kyle Mark Daryl
$1,100 $2,000 $900

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Kyle Mark Daryl
$2,400 $1,400 $800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 2
He was shot at in 1864, but the bullet passed through his stovepipe hat
    $200 8
In Exodus 19 "the Lord descended upon in fire" & "the whole mount quaked greatly"
    $200 1
Sir Isaac Newton was born in 1642, the year this great Italian scientist died
    $200 20
The name for this red wine comes from the Latin for "clear"
    $200 7
"Drums of Jeopardy" author Harold MacGrath came up with "Perils" for this film heroine
    $200 11
You can take stock in the fact this NYC street begins at Trinity Church & ends near the East River
    $400 3
As Chief Justice, he swore in Herbert Hoover as president in 1929 & messed up some of the words
    $400 9
John the Baptist's ministry took in the region around this river
    $400 14
Sugars include fructose found in fruit juice & lactose found in this liquid
    $400 21
Fresh cream is added to creme de cacao & green creme de menthe to make this "insect" drink
    $400 22
Adjective describing Lloyd Douglas' "Obsession" or Booth Tarkington's "Ambersons"
    $400 12
This Swiss city's Bahnhofstrasse is flanked by banks, & gold vaults are buried beneath the pavement
    $600 4
He served as the first American envoy to Britain
    $600 10
In Exodus Canaan was described as "a land flowing with" this
    $600 15
This radioactive debris comes in 3 types:
tropospheric & stratospheric
    $600 23
Liquor made from a mash that's 51% corn--the rest can be rye, wheat, oak or barley
    $600 28
John O'Hara's 1940 collection of short stories about a singing heel that became a hit musical
    $600 13
You can visit the place where she & her family hid at 263 Prinsengracht in Amsterdam
    $800 5
Ann Caroline Coleman died shortly after breaking off her engagement to this man & he never married
    $800 18
After a disciple cut it off, Jesus restored this body part to the servant of the high priest
    DD: $1,200 16
Pairs of colors that, when combined, give the effect of white are called this
    $800 24
Kirsch is a colorless brandy made with this fruit
    DD: $800 29
Arrowsmith was a doctor, & this Sinclair Lewis title character was a realtor
    $800 26
This city's Broad Street is the site the annual New Year's Day Mummer's Parade
    $1000 6
Jefferson Davis' commanding officer in the Mexican War was this man, his former father-in-law
    $1000 19
Before his last battle with the Philistines, this king of Israel visited the Witch of Endor
    $1000 17
Element No. 100 was named after this Italian physicist
    $1000 25
"Golden" brewer of Canada who established the 1st steamship service between Montreal & Quebec
    $1000 30
Willa Cather wrote the novel "O Pioneers!", & he wrote the poem "Pioneers! O Pioneers!"
    $1000 27
Except for the 250-mile Darien Gap, one can drive from the U.S.-Mexico border to Chile on this highway

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Kyle Mark Daryl
$6,200 $4,000 $5,400

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

1 of 2 states of the Confederacy that do not have a seacoast

Final scores:

Kyle Mark Daryl
$10,801 $7,000 $1,400
4-day champion: $36,003 2nd place: trip on Malaysia Airline to Singapore & stay at Mandarin Singapore 3rd place: Daniel Mink watch & Nintendo Entertainment System with Family, Junior & Special editions of Jeopardy! & Wheel of Fortune

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Kyle Mark Daryl
$6,200 $5,000 $6,600
17 R,
2 W
18 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
13 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $17,800

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Game tape date: 1990-08-06
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