Show #268 - Wednesday, September 18, 1985

Jay Rosenberg game 4.


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Brigette Ford, a student from Culver City, California

Bart Brewer, a financial consultant originally from Houston, Texas

Jay Rosenberg, a professor from Chapel Hill, North Carolina (whose 3-day cash winnings total $33,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 16
The Susquehanna, Rappahannock, & Potomac all flow into this bay
    $100 11
The moral of this story is "Slow & steady wins the race"
    $100 6
The Sumerians, not Fred Flintstone, got this rolling around 3.500 B.C.
    $100 1
1 of these a day won't keep the teacher away, but kids keep trying
    $100 19
When he won the U.S. Amateur Golf title in 1959, this "Golden Bear" was just a cub
    $100 17
"Hello Mudduh, Hello Fadduh" felluh
    $200 18
River connecting Lake Bala in Wales & the Irish Sea, or letter connecting C & E
    $200 12
Substance of which the emperor's new clothes were made
    $200 7
On April 16, 1926, a novel, "Lolly Willowes" was its 1st selection to be mailed
    $200 2
I'll give you my bologna & cheese for your P.B. & J., for example
    $200 23
49,234 of these M-4s were built for WWII
    $300 20
The Gaza Strip lies along this body of water
    $300 13
It was Rumpelstiltskin's secret
    $300 8
The 1st trans-U.S. highway was completed from NYC to here
    $300 3
"Starch & dairy" duo that's traditional Friday cafeteria fare
    $300 24
TV's George Jefferson
    $400 21
The Chagres River supplies the water for the locks of this canal
    $400 14
According to James Barrie, every time a child says, "I don't believe in fairies", this happens
    DD: $500 9
1st president to be inaugurated in Washington, D.C.
    $400 4
Plastic utensil that is a combination of a spoon & fork
    $400 25
Way-Back Machine users on "Rocky & His Friends"
    $500 22
1 of 2 straits separating Asia from European Turkey
    $500 15
When this bunny insisted, "You should say what you mean", Alice replied, "At least I mean what I say"
    $500 10
In 1908, while flying with Orville Wright, Lt. Thomas Selfridge became 1st in aviation history
    $500 5
Subject of 1981 controversy, this condiment never wound up as a vegetable

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

Jay Bart Brigette
$1,400 -$800 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jay Bart Brigette
$3,100 -$1,000 $100

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 4
He was the last king of Egypt
    $200 15
So the Israelites could split from Egypt, Charlton Heston split this
    $200 1
In famous Civil War song, his "body lies a-mouldering in the grave, his soul goes marching on"
    $200 2
Wurd speled corectly incide this anser
    $400 5
Appropriately, Stanley Melbourne Bruce was its prime minister 1923-1929
    $400 17
Of the 3 "Rocky" films, the 1 not directed by Sylvester Stallone
    $400 6
In his 1861 inaugural speech he said, "All we ask is to be let alone"
    $400 3
He changed the English "re's" to American "er's" for his 1828 dictionary
    DD: $1,000 10
For the king of Thailand's birthday in '84, 1080 men underwent this surgery to help their country
    DD: $2,000 18
'63 film in which the world ends to this tune:

"We'll meet again / Don't know where / Don't know when..."
    $600 7
"Sic semper tyrannis! The South is avenged!"
    $600 13
While our show only has 1, "What's Happening!!" had 2
    $800 11
Albert, Henry, & George witnessed this king's abdication document Dec. 10, 1936
    $800 19
"Phoenix, Az... Friday, Dec.11th... 2:43 P.M." appears on screen at beginning of this Hitchcock film
    $800 8
Southerners call these Virginia battles 1st & 2nd Manassas
    $800 14
Unlike a metaphor, this figure of speech compares through use of words like "like"
    $1000 12
Countries whose leaders met in a "Shamrock Summit" in March, 1985
    $1000 20
Producer/director of biker & horror films who launched the careers of J. Nicholson & F. Coppola
    $1000 9
She supposedly told Rebs, "Shoot if you must this old gray head, but spare your country's flag"
    $1000 16
Complete listing of the forms of a verb

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jay Bart Brigette
$5,100 $3,200 $2,300

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The Census Bureau estimates this state will not exceed any other in population before year 2000

Final scores:

Jay Bart Brigette
$6,600 $5,200 $4,500
4-day champion: $39,600 2nd place: Panasonic OmniMovie VHS camcorder & Karl-Lorimar VHS workout tapes 3rd place: La-Z-Boy sleep sofa

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Jay Bart Brigette
$5,000 $1,400 $2,300
16 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
8 R
(including 2 DDs),
7 W
9 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $8,700

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Game tape date: 1985-07-02
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