Show #1001 - Monday, January 2, 1989

Cigus Vanni game 2.


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Jennifer Myers Johnson, a teacher from Mission Viejo, California

Dwayne Williams, a law student from Toronto, Canada

Cigus Vanni, a psychologist from Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania (whose 1-day cash winnings total $4,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 12
This line from "My Fair Lady" is wrong; it's the northern mountain area that gets the most
    $100 17
It's when an E.O.M. sale takes place
    $100 22
In 1589 an English clergyman invented a machine that was a real "purl" since it could do this
    $100 6
This game show host's home town, Winnipeg, named a street for him, though a door would have been more appropriate
    $100 1
Over 1/3 of all known salt water species live in the Pacific & Indian Oceans near reefs made of this
    $100 11
The 5 biblical "Cities of the Plain" were Admah, Zoar, Zeboiim, Sodom & this city
    $200 13
A statue of this late leader in his home town of El Ferrol has survived 3 bombings
    $200 18
If the manager yells "ADP", crank up the computer for this
    $200 23
Made of bronze 4,000 years ago in Mesopotamia, today this tooth cleaning device is usually wooden
    $200 7
This princess, who is part American, is a cousin of Richard Nixon, Nancy Reagan & John Hinckley Jr.
    $200 2
Distinction of the 1/2 in. long pygmy goby fish of the Philippines
    $300 14
About 4,000 years ago these people occupied the peninsula on which Spain is found
    $300 19
In referring to the shifting of money or paperwork, the accounting term FIFO means this
    $300 24
The 1st public place to use this form of climate control was a movie house in 1922
    $300 8
The British press dubbed this American couple "The Poison Penns"
    $300 3
Not necessarily Sagittarians, these fish can shoot down insects 3' above the water by spitting at them
    $400 15
In the 1808 war versus Napoleon, the Spanish hit & run tactics were 1st to be called this type of warfare
    $400 20
"SOP", or the way things are usually done
    $400 25
M. Bissell's allergy to the straw dust on his store floor inspired him to invent this in the late 1800s
    DD: $500 9
He went to NYU on a fencing scholarship [and studied pre-med] but dropped out to become a songwriter:

"Sweet Caroline
Good times..."
    $400 4
Not surprisingly, the fish known as the Moses sole lives in this sea
    $500 16
Spaniards often celebrate these instead of birthdays
    $500 21
Meaning the price includes delivery to a specified point & no further, F.O.B. stands for this
    $500 26
Designed to penetrate sophisticated air defenses, the new Air Force B-2 is better known as this
    $500 10
He was an insurance salesman when he wrote the best seller "The Hunt for Red October"
    $500 5
Flatfish which lack this gas-filled organ stay near the ocean bottom

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

Cigus Dwayne Jennifer
$300 $400 $1,300

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Cigus Dwayne Jennifer
$1,800 $2,000 $2,300

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 4
In 1934 she became the first child star to receive an Oscar
    $200 12
The Cleveland Indians in 6 games over the Boston Braves
    $200 22
Orphaned at 13, he was only 19 when he became a major general in Geo. Washington's army
    $200 19
The Milky Way is part of a cluster of these called the local group
    $200 7
"Alto" is the French term for this string instrument
    $200 1
Country whose flag features the British flag & the flags of the 2 former Boer republics
    $400 13
In 1988 she became the 1st person known by a single name to win a Best Acting Oscar
    $400 15
down beat readers got on the "A" train, voting his band most popular in the U.S.
    $400 23
In 1717 Voltaire was imprisoned there for some satirical verses he may not even have written
    $400 20
It's the closest to the Sun of our solar system's outer planets
    $400 8
His patron, the wealthy widow Nadezhda von Meck, insisted on never meeting him
    $400 2
Both Florida & this other state are known as the "Sunshine State"
    $600 14
This silent screen swashbuckler was the 1st person to emcee the awards
    $600 18
Dr, Paul Mueller won the Nobel Prize for discovering that this chemical would kill insects
    $600 26
In 1897 Constant Coquelin became the 1st actor to play this Edmond Rostand character
    $600 21
The outermost part of a star's atmosphere, the Sun's is visible during an eclipse
    DD: $2,000 9
"And he shall purify" & "O thou that tellest good tidings" are choruses in this famous work
    $600 3
Singapore, Manila & Hong Kong are all located along this sea's coasts
    $800 16
This star of "The Song of Bernadette" was the 1st to win an Oscar for playing a saint
    $800 24
This Evelyn Waugh satire on life & death (mostly death) in So. Calif. was published June 23
    $800 27
With the help of Gertrude Stein, Pierre Balmain became 1 of the leading members of this profession
    $800 10
Under this title, Beethoven's Piano Sonata No.14 in C# minor could go in the astronomy category
    $800 5
California is our most populous state & this one is Australia's
    $1000 17
Some say he was Swiss, some say German & some say American, but all say he won 1st Oscar as "Best Actor"
    $1000 25
Even before it said Dewey won, Pres. Truman called this daily 1 of "the 2 worst papers in the country"
    $1000 11
Readers of Keynote magazine voted his "The Four Seasons" the most boring classical composition
    $1000 6
The Mayflower set sail from this seaport, then stopped at Plymouth to take on more passengers

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Cigus Dwayne Jennifer
$10,200 $600 $3,500
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

"The Revenge of the Hound" was published in 1987 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of this hero

Final scores:

Cigus Dwayne Jennifer
$10,000 $601 $7,000
2-day champion: $14,000 3rd place: Nightfall serigraph by Doug Webb through Martin Lawrence Galleries 2nd place: trip on Delta to Miami & stay at Sonesta International Hotel

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Cigus Dwayne Jennifer
$8,800 $600 $3,400
18 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
10 R,
4 W
16 R
(including 1 DD),
7 W

Combined Coryat: $12,800

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Game tape date: 1988-10-04
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