Show #120 - Friday, February 22, 1985


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Michael Wing, a minister originally from Roseburg, Oregon

Trunetta Bradford, a graphic artist originally from Detroit, Michigan

Mark Ryder, a dentist from San Francisco, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $8,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 26
Arctic terns fly farther doing this than any other bird
    $100 9
Of the average shower & bath, the one that uses less water
    $100 2
The presidential plane
    $100 1
Once upon a time in a galaxy far, far away, she was Princess Leia
    $100 18
Beluga is considered the best
    $100 13
Some people have one "up their sleeve" or "in the hole"
    $200 27
This flightless bird has been clocked at up to 40 mph
    $200 10
Revolving tabletop or tray named for a lax lass
    $200 3
Male animal Teddy Roosevelt said he was "as strong as"
    $200 5
She made a big noise as "The Little Drummer Girl"
    $200 19
Vichyssoise's major vegetable
    $200 14
Radiators, felt-tipped pens & toothpaste tubes all have one of these
    $300 28
Some European homes have wicker basket platforms to attract these birds
    $300 22
Truckle, trundle, Murphy & now futons
    $300 4
Asking Congress to declare war, he said, "The world must be made safe for democracy"
    $300 6
Things were a little "Rocky" when she played Adrian
    $300 20
Ovens & the Friars Club both do it to hams
    $300 15
A chapter of a play
    $400 23
Reclining chair known by this French name, meaning "long chair"
    $400 7
President who survived several duels & the 1st presidential assassination attempt
    $400 11
Though politically outspoken, he was "The Quiet Man"
    $400 21
Cheese used in Mexican dishes named for the Calif. town that originated it
    $400 16
A baby tailor might throw a perfect one
    $500 24
Winding stairs, or the '46 movie thriller that featured them
    DD: $600 8
One of two presidents who died on July 4, 1826, the 50th anniversary of U.S. independence
    $500 12
Believe it or not, he dressed all in black to play the gunslinger in "Shane"
    $500 25
Culinary cargo that led to the mutiny on the Bounty
    $500 17
Marcel Marceau's silent alter ego

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 10):

Mark Tru Michael
$400 -$200 $1,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Mark Tru Michael
$800 -$500 $2,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
The Hilton Hotel in this Nevada city claims to be world's largest with over 3,000 rooms
    $200 3
Country in which opera began
    $200 23
Big 3 automaker that makes Delco parts
    $200 8
His fans are known as "Arnie's Army"
    $200 11
Based on Lynn Riggs' "Green Grow the Lilacs", it was Rodgers and Hammerstein's 1st musical
    $200 19
"Jovial" name for the skull & crossbones
    $400 2
Over 720 bridges, more than any other U.S. city, are in this "steel city"
    $400 4
Known as "The New Caruso", this Italian lyric tenor never attends operas he isn't in
    $400 24
The VW Bug & Chevy Corvair used this as an engine coolant
    $400 9
The surface players play on at Wimbledon
    $400 12
Lady Windermere "stirred things up" with this fashion accessory
    $400 20
Flag known as the Stars & Bars
    $600 16
In 1822, the 1st fireproof building was built in this South Carolina city
    DD: $1,800 5
Country in which this opera takes place and language in which it is sung:

"Ah ! Près des remparts de Séville /
Chez mon ami Lillas Pastia /
J'irai danser la séguedille /
Et boire du manzanilla..."
    $600 25
It's '57 Skyliner had an all-steel convertible top
    $600 10
Harlem Globetrotters' "Clown Prince of Basketball"
    $600 13
Part of the rising action, it gives the audience essential background about plot
    $800 17
This city is often called the "Heart of America" since it lies near the center of the U.S.
    $800 6
In '55, this contralto became 1st Black to sing with the Met
    DD: $800 21
This team lost all 4 times it appeared in the Super Bowl during the '70s
    $800 14
From Greek for "goat song", type of drama developed as sub. for ripping a goat apart as a sacrifice
    $1000 18
World's largest wooden buildings, over 1,000 ft. long, are in this Ore. city best known for cheese
    $1000 7
Parts of opera which most resemble ordinary speech
    $1000 22
The lowest weight division in boxing
    $1000 15
Irish dramatist who spend 6 yrs. in prison for activities with I.R.A.

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Mark Tru Michael
$1,400 -$900 $2,200

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Nation that is not a member of the United Nations, but is home to U.N. European headquarters

Final scores:

Mark Tru Michael
$0 -$900 $4,300
2nd place: Speed Queen washer & dryer & Andis Company hair appliances 3rd place: Alsy-Cycle II lamps New champion: $4,300

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Mark Tru Michael
$3,200 -$900 $2,100
20 R,
12 W
(including 1 DD)
3 R,
5 W
20 R
(including 2 DDs),
6 W

Combined Coryat: $4,400

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Game tape date: 1984-10-31
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