Show #281 - Monday, October 7, 1985


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Chris Golden, a policy service representative originally from Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Dwain Elliott, a community information officer from Diamond Bar, California

Priscilla Devlin, a former teacher and a mother from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: And by the way, folks, we have another in our continuing series of categories featuring one of the 50 states. Today, of course, it is Iowa. Before the season is complete, we will have done all 50 of them.)
THE '60S
    $100 11
When taking off from Rome on Alitalia, this sign would read "vietato fumare"
    $100 9
Minister who called city of New York "the largest slum landlord in New York City"
    $100 15
Waterloo is site of John Deere plant, largest in U.S., producing these
    $100 19
Despite Mom's warnings, if you eat fruit seeds, a tree won't grow in this gastric organ
    $100 6
In 1965, Wham-O filed a patent on this plastic projectile
    $100 1
He's gone from a seaman in McHale's Navy to captain of The Love Boat
    $200 12
If Ray Bolger asked "Where's Charley", a Spaniard might say "Quien sabe?", meaning this
    $200 10
Scandinavia's 1st artificial heart recipient was tax evader from whom this gov't wanted to collect its $$$
    $200 23
While living in Iowa, this Czech composer edited his symphony "From the New World"
    $200 7
Leader who proved his good health by swimming the Yangtze in 1966
    $200 2
Original "Saturday Night Live" regular who fits the category
    $300 18
A greeting in many Moslem countries, "Salaam" literally means this in Arabic
    $300 16
"Mayor", a cabaret musical, was adapted from this man's memoirs
    $300 8
Football fans were upset when this children's classic cut off telecast of a 1968 Raiders comeback
    $300 3
He said, "I shot an elephant in my pajamas; how he got in my pajamas I don't know"
    $400 21
When introduced in Paris, you should reply, "Enchante de faire votre connaissance", meaning this
    $400 17
He blamed his stroke on stress caused by Peter Bogdanovich's book "The Killing of the Unicorn"
    $400 13
1965 title profession of Rod Steiger in film that was 1st to break Hays ban on nudity
    $400 4
Director of "The Flamingo Kid", he, produced parts for his sister Penny in 3 TV series
    $500 22
English for "Ars gratia artis", Latin phrase MGM's Leo might be roaring out in Lionese
    $500 20
Along with Eva & Zsa Zsa, the 3rd Gabor sister
    $500 14
Theological question raised on the cover of "Time", April 8, 1966
    $500 5
In November 1975, ABC kept the "America" but changed the "AM" to this

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 9):

Priscilla Dwain Chris
$100 $900 $600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Priscilla Dwain Chris
$500 $2,800 $1,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 17
On May 5, 1961, he became 1st American astronaut in space
    $200 1
He said, "I bear a charmed life" just before Macduff killed him
    $200 6
Hans & Fritz, they started out as these "cat's yowl kids"
    $200 25
In 1608, John Smith had 2 Indians teach him how to raise this grain
    $200 12
Oops, a warrior killed in Book 5 of his "Iliad" is alive again in Book 13
    $200 7
Fonzie's 1st name
    $400 18
In 1906, W. Wilson said, "Nothing has spread socialistic feeling... more than the use of" this vehicle
    $400 2
Theory that this English scientist & statesman actually wrote Shakespeare's plays has been discredited
    $400 14
Since Stan Lee liked monsters, he came up with this green-skinned one weighing about 1000 lbs.
    $400 13
He gave his personal history of "America" on PBS
    $400 8
Game show host was Corporal Newkirk on "Hogan's Heroes"
    $600 22
In 1968, the U.S. & North Vietnam opened peace talks in this city
    $600 3
He played Mark Antony in 1953 film version of "Julius Caesar"
    $600 19
When yo' looks at this Capp creation like yo'd like to eat him, he dies of happiness
    $600 15
His works include an essay on French civil wars & a study on Charles XII, as well as "Candide"
    $600 9
TV nurse who married (& divorced) Donald Penobscott
    $800 23
In 1948, Pres. Truman signed the Foreign Assistance Act, popularly known as this
    $800 4
He asked, "If you prick us, do we not bleed? If you tickle us, do we not laugh?"
    $800 20
The beautiful princess Aleta was his wife, & Arn his favorite son
    DD: $1,200 16
The 15-year-old pupil he married while teaching in 1913 became his collaborator on "The Story of Civilization"
    $800 10
It's where Yancy commonly kept his Derringer
    $1000 24
In 1939, the Supreme Court declared this kind of strike illegal
    DD: $600 5
It's believed Shakespeare had to leave Stratford after he was caught doing this in a a private park
    $1000 21
Caustic comic strip artist who created neurotic anti-hero Bernard Mergendeiler in 1957
    $1000 26
English historian who earned his title of "Venerable" while living at a monastery
    $1000 11
Code name of U.S. government agent Lee Stetson

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Priscilla Dwain Chris
$2,700 $2,400 $6,200
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

From 1752 to 1799, it was state house for both the colony & state of Pennsylvania

Final scores:

Priscilla Dwain Chris
$1 $4,799 $6,900
3rd place: Maytag washer & dryer 2nd place: a trip to Orlando New champion: $6,900

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Priscilla Dwain Chris
$3,300 $2,400 $5,800
9 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
3 W
14 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $11,500

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Game tape date: 1985-07-29
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