Show #296 - Monday, October 28, 1985

Mark Leinwand game 3.


[<< previous game]

Nietzchka Keene, a sound technician originally from Boston, Massachusetts

Steve Hersch, a teacher from Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Mark Leinwand, an attorney and a businessman from Los Angeles, California (whose 2-day cash winnings total $24,450)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

    $100 1
Castle & Cooke, maker of Dole products, is 4th largest landholder there
    $100 20
Lanky Laker who's an Oriental rug expert
    $100 9
Though Bee Gees dropped the "G" in this "Saturday Night Fever" song, the sequel put it back
    $100 22
French for "froth", it's a light dessert or a new hair care product
    $100 6
As matriarch of the Barkley clan, she rode "The Big Valley"
    $100 3
Known to grow not only as high as an elephant's eye, but over 31 feet
    $200 2
Campbell's #1-selling soup
    $200 21
Though he didn't throw 1st pitch inventing baseball, he fired 1st shot defending Ft. Sumter
    $200 10
1967 hit sung by Frank & Nancy Sinatra
    $200 23
Term for makeup less likely to cause an allergic reaction
    $200 7
Roger Moore became Beau Maverick when this man rode into the sunset over a contract dispute
    $200 4
Samuel Johnson defined it as a grain which in England is given to horses, but in Scotland feeds the people
    $300 11
Since it makes this #1 selling candy bar, M&M/Mars "laughs" all the way to the bank
    $300 25
On April 19, 1974, Thomas Pace caught 48 lb. barracuda this way
    $300 15
Danced to in films by Fred Astaire in 1946 & Gene Wilder & Peter Boyle in 1974
    $300 24
Due to absorption of phenol, women should avoid coloring hair while in this condition
    $300 8
Like Grizzly Adams whom he portrayed, this actor also had his scrapes with the law
    $300 5
"French" potato & leek soup said to have been created by Chef Louis Diat at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in NYC
    $400 17
Most stores in chain founded by S.S. Kresge have now taken this terse title
    $400 26
Called "poona" in India, 19th c. British officers took this racquet sport home & called it this
    $400 16
Truckin' TV show starrin' Claude Akins
    $400 12
This Cybill Shepherd, Sam Elliot vehicle bloomed & withered in one season
    $400 13
The leaves of this dessert vegetable, also called pieplant, are poisonous
    $500 18
Once notorious for providing strike-breakers, it's still largest armed guard company
    $500 27
19th c. jockey Tod Sloan invented the "monkey crouch" to reduce this
    $500 19
Double "G"-less Dusty Springfield hit of 1964
    $500 14
When this Western star decided against taking the role of Matt Dillon, he suggested James Arness
    DD: $500 28
The 2 countries which together provide half the world's supply of olives

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 12):

Mark Steve Nietzchka
$800 $100 $900

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Mark Steve Nietzchka
$1,700 $1,400 $500

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 3
The satirist Juvenal complained that all this city's people wanted was bread & circuses
    $200 1
A person from Prague
    $200 18
In the slogan, it comes between "The Few" & "The Marines"
    $200 10
The Cabinet department that operates 140 embassies
    $200 9
At the Los Angeles zoo, it's posted per city ordinance number 153027, Code M, Section I
    $400 4
While the Egyptians wrote on papyrus, the Sumerians usually wrote on these
    $400 2
One who tells the news by pictures, a Life magazine reporter, for example
    $400 19
The government puts one in the middle of management & labor when they don't agree
    $400 11
The Coast Guard is part of this federal department
    $400 12
Warnings here include "Please pay first", "Turn off engine", & "No smoking"
    $600 7
While Hippocrates was "The Father of Medicine", Herodotus was "The Father of" this
    $600 5
The redrawing of political district boundary lines
    $600 20
In crime classification, it falls between treason & misdemeanors
    $600 15
This Cabinet department has spent $600 for a toilet seat & $7,000 for a coffeemaker
    $600 13
Emergency warning posted outside of elevators
    $800 8
    $800 6
If a plane can fly, it's referred to as being "sound" in this way
    $800 16
Since 1975, this powerful federal body has replaced only 1 member
    DD: $1,000 14
4 of 7 warnings the FAA requires a stewardess to announce just before landing
    $1000 22
Most believe Homer's account of Trojan War accurate due to this German-American's excavations
    $1000 17
Pres. Reagan has proposed fostering econ. development by designating inner city areas as these
    $1000 21
Woody Allen play about an American family held prisoner in the Iron Curtain country of Vulgaria

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Mark Steve Nietzchka
$5,500 $3,600 $3,500

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

In 1937 & '38, he became only man to win Best Actor Oscar in consecutive years

Final scores:

Mark Steve Nietzchka
$7,250 $0 $0
3-day champion: $31,700 2nd place: trip on Eastern to San Francisco & stay at the Holiday Lodge 3rd place: Jules Jurgensen his & hers watches

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Mark Steve Nietzchka
$5,300 $4,100 $3,500
20 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
13 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)
9 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $12,900

[game responses] [game scores] [suggest correction]

Game tape date: 1985-08-06
The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. Scraping, republication, monetization, and malicious use prohibited; this site may use cookies and collect identifying information. See terms. The Jeopardy! game show and all elements thereof, including but not limited to copyright and trademark thereto, are the property of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. and are protected under law. This website is not affiliated with, sponsored by, or operated by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. Join the discussion at