Show #43 - Wednesday, November 7, 1984

John Genova game 1.
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John Genova, a court reporting student from North Hollywood, California

Robin Schneider, a textile broker from New York City

George Zadorozny, a copyright lawyer from Tampa, Florida (whose 2-day cash winnings total $23,800)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 11
These cats guarded Thailand’s temples & palaces
    $100 12
On both coasts, it’s 8:00 to 11:00 p.m. weeknights
    $100 4
Building complex where James McCord & his cohorts were caught
    $100 1
TV production company responsible for the Mary Tyler Moore show
    $100 21
Alice’s restaurant in “Alice”
    $200 13
Founded the dynasty of “Khan men” who ruled the Mongol Empire
    $200 14
Spock’s space saga
    $200 7
Olympic City in which 11 Israeli athletes were killed
    $200 2
Letters spelling a boxers’ doom, but when reversed, everything's all right
    $200 22
Summer resort island 5 miles off southwest Massachusetts
    $300 15
Ornate carvings of this stone, most valuable in dark green, are still done in China
    $300 18
TV show Arnold the pig watched TV on
    $300 8
This G-man became the first civil servant to lie in state in the capital
    $300 3
Dot dot dot,
dash dash dash,
dot, dot, dot
    DD: $1,300 23
Symphony you can name in just these 4 notes
    $400 16
Wandering group originally from India, their name is a shortened form of Egyptian
    $400 19
What M*A*S*H stands for
    $400 9
Exploded her sex goddess image by becoming the Kansas City Bomber
    $400 5
Tombstone letters which could prompt a tear or a tear
    $500 17
Pakistani pass with separate roads for cars, trains & camels
    $500 20
In 1953, Clarence Day’s paternal novel turned into Hollywood's first live network color series
    $500 10
After Eagleton was rejected as George McGovern’s VP, this man ran
    $500 6
An air conditioner’s cooling capacity is measured in these

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

George Robin John
$1,700 $300 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

George Robin John
$5,000 $300 $1,300

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 5
Yiddish for good luck or congratulations
    $200 10
Fay Wray’s hairy suitor
    $200 2
He followed up the New Deal with his Fair Deal
    $200 8
The first 5 books of the Bible are attributed to him
    $400 14
In Greek, pagoton; in Japanese, aisukurimu; & in American, Haagen-Dazs
    $400 3
His student campaign workers stayed clean for him in ’68
    $400 23
Restaurant garnish nobody ever eats
    $400 9
What Lot’s wife became when she looked back on Sodom
    $600 15
“Mani in alto”: order from a spaghetti Western bandito
    $600 1
Their fairytale wedding had an intimate audience of 750 million
    $600 4
Harvard-educated country lawyer who led the Senate Watergate Committee
    $600 22
Even if you can’t cut it, it's good on hot dogs
    $600 11
Frank Sinatra sponsors a youth center in this Galilean town where Jesus grew up
    $800 16
In Swedish, “Hur mycket ar klockan”; in Spanish, “Que hora es”
    $800 6
In 1864, Lincoln chose this Democrat to be his running mate
    $800 21
Other name for the Moluccas, derived from prominent exports
    DD: $2,500 12
Number of people saved in Noah’s ark
    $1000 20
Chemical combination of a non-metal with hydrogen, such as H2SO4
    DD: $3,500 18
In Danish, it’s “slippe katten ud af saekken”, but we shouldn’t have told you
    $1000 17
In one of Shakespeare’s lesser tragedies, Troilus loved her
    $1000 7
Former bartender & UN ambassador, now New York senator
    $1000 19
Man’s name, or herb Pliny felt must be sown with curses & ugly words
    $1000 13
She said, “whither thou goest, I will go... Thy people shall be my people, and thy God my God”

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

George Robin John
$4,500 $1,300 $7,600

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

Only current Arabic number which cannot be expressed in Roman numerals

Final scores:

George Robin John
$9,000 $1,500 $9,100
2nd place 3rd place: his & hers gold tone Ben-Rus quartz watches New champion: $9,100

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

George Robin John
$7,000 $1,300 $5,900
22 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W
(including 1 DD)
5 R,
2 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $14,200

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Game tape date: 1984-09-04
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