Show #92 - Tuesday, January 15, 1985


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Don Adams, a tour director from Vail, Colorado

Jacque Erdrich, a welfare office administrator from Woodland Hills, California

Tom Waters, a sporting goods salesman from Savannah, Georgia (whose 1-day cash winnings total $1,400)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: You'll all discover, as we do, what that category means.)
    $100 1
After 50 years in circulation, coin replaced in 1909 by the Lincoln penny
    $100 12
She asked Kookie to lend her his comb
    $100 16
Best known for home run 715, he hit 755 all together
    $100 8
Backup band for Tom Petty
    $100 6
Contrary to song, the northern mountains get most of this, not the plains
    $100 21
"Jewish penicillin"
    $200 2
Exploitation of this natural resource led to the Teapot Dome scandal
    $200 13
He dropped out of the "Wild World" of rock & converted to Islam
    $200 17
While a Mandrell is a country singer, a mandrill is this
    $200 25
Oscar-winning song cut & reinstated 3 times before the release of "The Wizard of Oz"
    $200 7
A cold soup made of strained tomatoes, cucumbers, olive oil & spices
    $200 22
He ran afowl of a falling sky
    $300 3
In September '57, city where guardsmen barred Black students from an all-White high school
    $300 14
She played Appassionata Von Climax in the film "Li'l Abner"
    $300 18
What you do if you're bioluminescent
    $300 9
What English buccaneers & pirates called South America's northern coast
    $300 23
The only place you can't kiss a chicken
    $400 4
In '61 Kennedy made this way to Cuba punishable by death or imprisonment
    $400 15
"Norma Rae" was based on this textile plant which suffered 17 years of labor trouble
    $400 19
Both Ludwig of Bavaria & Disney of Burbank have recreated her castle
    $400 10
In 1479 Castile & this kingdom united to bring Spain under single rule
    $400 24
Hoover campaign slogan borrowed from Henry IV of France
    $500 5
On 1/4/04 the Supreme Court ruled these islanders weren't aliens, but still not citizens
    $500 20
What Gandhi marched down to the sea to make against British order
    $500 11
In 1808 word coined to describe the hit & run method of fighting used against the French

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

Tom Jacque Don
$2,200 -$300 -$800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Tom Jacque Don
$2,700 -$300 -$1,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 4
1/60 of a minute
    $200 11
Completes the title of a Leary lecture "Turn On, Tune In..."
    $200 14
WWII weapon nicknamed a "pineapple"
    $200 1
To understand or the opposite of yes
    $200 22
You do it before blowing your the candles on your birthday cake
    $200 17
Where the Beatles take the Yellow Submarine to
    $400 7
Term for litter which can be broken down by microorganisms
    $400 12
The line that follows "Those whom God hath joined together..."
    $400 25
A heavy club of yore or an eye-stinging spray of today
    $400 2
Home to a prisoner or an order to your broker
    $400 23
Sometimes held in secret, it gets you into a fraternity or cult
    $400 18
Elephant king who ruled from the capital city of "Celesteville"
    $600 8
C10H14N2,a colorless, intensely poisonous oily liquid in tobacco leaves
    $600 13
His advice on acting was "Talk low, talk slow & don't say too much", pilgrim
    $600 26
Hand weapon Capt. Kirk usually had his crew set on stun
    $600 3
Perform, payable, or moisture on the morning lawn
    $600 24
The cha-no-yu as performed by Japanese women
    $600 19
What happens to people who stay in "play town" too long, like Pinocchio
    $800 9
What an atom loses or gains when it is ionized
    $800 15
Max Schmeling's manager shouted it into the mike after the decision against them 6/21/32
    $800 27
Murder weapon used by everyone in "Murder on the Orient Express"
    $800 5
"Liberty" is one, a southern girl another
    $800 29
Throughout the Pacific, the toe-singeing ritual held when the ti plant ripens
    $800 20
Where one finds the Edgar Rice Burroughs land of Pellucidar
    $1000 10
Number of years of the sunspot cycle
    DD: $1,000 16
WWII 12th Army gen. who said, "In war there is no 2nd prize for the runner up"
    DD: $1,500 28
In the series "Danger UXB", what a "UXB" was
    $1000 6
Took a stab at this answer, or one who stays in your spare room
    $1000 21
It's ruled by the Grand Duchess Gloriana XIII in "The Mouse that Roared"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Tom Jacque Don
$7,900 $100 $1,300
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

They won '34's Best Acting awards from opposite sides of blanket in "It Happened One Night"

Final scores:

Tom Jacque Don
$11,400 $199 $300
2-day champion: $12,800 3rd place: La-Z-Boy recliner 2nd place: SunTana Sunsystem tanning system & Ray-Ban sunglasses

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Tom Jacque Don
$7,900 $1,100 $2,800
23 R,
6 W
6 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)
14 R,
10 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $11,800

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Game tape date: 1984-10-16
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