Show #343 - Wednesday, January 1, 1986


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Kathy Harley, a writer originally from Norfolk, Virginia

Jeff Palmer, a developer originally from Palm Springs, California

Dan Alves, an engineering supervisor from Santa Maria, California (whose 3-day cash winnings total $36,100)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 13
Feared symptom of tetanus, it's become another name for it
    $100 21
The decimal system is based on this number
    $100 3
Thumper & Flower offer "comic relief" in this movie about man's disregard for nature
    $100 8
Cape Agulhas, not Cape of Good Hope, is this continent's southernmost point
    $100 23
Roman wear that became party wear for the "Greeks" in "Animal House"
    $100 1
According to the Beach Boys, "She'll have fun, fun, fun 'til her daddy takes" this car "away"
    $200 14
Greek physician who coined "chronic", "relapse", & "convalescence"
    $200 22
    $200 4
In "The Sorcerer's Apprentice", the sorcerer's name, "Yen Sid", is really this
    $200 9
By latest estimates, of California, Canada, & Colombia, the 1 with the fewest people
    $200 2
In the '50s, Dinah Shore always closed her show by singing "See The U.S.A." in this
    $300 15
This gas was a party fad until it was 1st used during a tooth extraction in 1844
    $300 24
The digit on the phone represented by "DEF"
    $300 18
As of May of 1981, this Disney operation had the world's fifth-largest navy
    $300 10
New World country closest to Africa
    DD: $500 5
Person who drives the car described here

"If you see her on the street, don't try to choose her / Go Granny, go Granny, go Granny, go"
    $400 16
This Italian drew the 1st accurate drawings of the human anatomy in the late 1400s
    $400 25
The number of the piggy in children's nursery rhyme who had no roast beef
    $400 19
Disney departed from original story of "Pinocchio" by not killing this major character at the outset
    $400 11
It's the lowest land point in the entire Western Hemisphere
    $400 6
Pontiac model Ronnie & the Daytonas could have driven at Daytona
    $500 17
Term for the scientific study of disease developed during the 1800s
    $500 26
When it's 12 noon in Washington state, it's this time in Washington, D.C.
    $500 20
The only one of the Seven Dwarfs with a one-syllable name
    $500 12
1 of 2 former names of Turkey's largest city, Istanbul
    $500 27
Alice Marble astonished the Wimbledon crowd by appearing in them in the '30s
    $500 7
Johnny Cash got this car 1 piece at a time & it didn't cost him a dime

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

Dan Jeff Kathy!
$700 $1,400 $300

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Dan Jeff Kathy!
$800 $2,200 $0

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: World War 2.)
    $200 6
Rolling Stone has recently bought this "People"-type magazine
    $200 8
"Let there be light" were the 1st words he spoke in the Bible
    $200 16
Sardines were named for this Italian island where they were first caught
    $200 21
Speared by St. George in Raphael's famous work
    $200 26
This popular offshoot of soccer evolved after Harvard insisted upon playing "The Boston Game"
    $200 1
Brazil fought on this side
    $400 7
Outdoorsman-oriented mail order company operating out of Freeport, Maine
    $400 12
This 1941 film opens as Effie the Secretary enters & Sam the Dick says, "Yes, sweetheart?"
    $400 17
It's believed this sense leads spawning salmon back to the same stream where they hatched
    $400 22
Gainsborough masterpiece painted to disprove theory that masses of blue ruin a composition
    $400 27
In golf, a "whiff" means you've done this to the ball
    $400 2
In 1944, this country was hit by 650,000 tons of bombs
    $600 9
Country which mines some half of the world's gold output
    DD: $1,000 13
Follows "Where the bee sucks" in Shakespeare's song
    $600 18
Since adult flounder most often lies flat on ocean floor, both of these move to topside as it matures
    $600 23
When this artist's painting, known as "The Night Watch" was cleaned, it proved to be a daytime scene
    $600 28
4 horses died & only 9 of 29 finished in England's 1954 Grand National, this kind of race
    $600 3
Before stopping at Bitburg Cemetery, Reagan visited the site of this concentration camp
    DD: $1,000 10
When asked if the public should be consulted about luxury trains, what Cornelius Vanderbilt said
    $800 14
MC who opened his '50s show with, "Would you like to be queen for for a day?"
    $800 19
Of herbivores, omnivores, or carnivores, what most fish are
    $800 24
He was a financier before leaving civilization & settling in the South Seas
    $800 29
In 1934, as a beginning pro, this great heavyweight won only $52 for his 1st fight
    $800 4
Germany's Tiger tanks were built by this sports car company
    $1000 11
Oil under the North Sea has made these 2 countries W. Europe's biggest oil producers
    $1000 15
Metaphysical poet who addresses "Death" saying, "be not proud"
    $1000 20
A "fisherman" itself, it gets name from the fleshy "bait" that grows from its head to attract prey
    $1000 25
Hans Holbein the younger illustrated this author's' "Utopia" & also painted his famous portrait
    $1000 30
In 1953, Tenley Albright became the 1st U.S. woman to win a world title in this
    $1000 5
City in which De Gaulle established the Provisional Nat'l Committee of the Free French in 1940

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Dan Jeff Kathy!
$600 $4,200 $5,200

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Final Jeopardy! Round

2 of 6 states that cast only 3 electoral votes for president in 1984

Final scores:

Dan Jeff Kathy!
$1 $2,200 $1,999
3rd place: Admiral refrigerator New champion: $2,200 2nd place: trip to San Francisco

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Dan Jeff Kathy!
$2,600 $4,000 $5,200
14 R,
7 W
(including 2 DDs)
18 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
13 R,
4 W

Combined Coryat: $11,800

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Game tape date: 1985-09-04
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