Show #45 - Friday, November 9, 1984

John Genova game 3.
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Bill Deaver, a management analyst from Redlands, California

Susan Sweet, a former basketball coach originally from Toledo, Ohio

John Genova, a court reporting student from North Hollywood, California (whose 2-day cash winnings total $21,495)

Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Pay close attention to that one.)
    $100 2
Michigan’s Motown
    $100 26
Also known as ascorbic acid
    $100 8
Animals who welcomed back Kotter
    $100 1
The Greek gods’ hilltop home
    $100 21
Not only world’s all-time best seller, but 1 of the oldest
    $100 10
John Boy lived on it
    $200 3
They got some crazy little women there
    $200 9
Diminutive name for Our Gang
    $200 4
Flora was the Roman goddess of these
    $200 22
1968 Arthur Haley best seller that inspired a series of aerial epics
    $200 11
A small kangaroo
    $300 18
It’s hosted more political conventions than any other city, the last in 1968
    $300 15
At his “House Party”, kids said the darndest things
    $300 5
Mythical lost island said to lie at the bottom of the Atlantic
    $300 23
Steinbeck’s “Grapes of Wrath” title was taken from this Civil War hymn
    $300 12
Jerusalem landmark, remaining part of the Holy Temple
    DD: $500 19
State capital, its name is a combination of the state name & the Greek name for “city”
    $400 16
Series that stated there are 8 million stories there
    $400 6
The dirty job of cleaning the Augean stables was one of his labors
    $400 24
This actress went “Out on a Limb” with her latest book
    $400 13
He said, "The time has come to talk of many things"
    $500 20
Headquarters of the Strategic Air Command
    $500 17
Hometown of Anderson family in “Father Knows Best”
    $500 7
Eating this flower made Odysseus’ sailors never want to return home
    $500 25
Dorothy Stratten’s lover, he writes of her death in “The Killing of the Unicorn”
    $500 14
Bob and Ray character, winner of over 7 international diction awards

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

John Susan Bill
$1,900 $0 -$200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

John Susan Bill
$5,100 $300 $200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 23
Common household name of sodium bicarbonate
    $200 15
President who pardoned Tokyo Rose & Richard Nixon
    $200 3
Around the world with Curtis, Wood, Lemmon & Falk
    $200 20
The “B” who wrote the famous “Lullaby”
    $200 8
Name of this Dec. 26 English holiday comes from gift cartons, not prize fighters
    $200 1
Marilyn McCoo’s group went up, up & away in this
    $400 24
At room temperature, this metal is a liquid
    $400 16
All presidents had one of these except Buchanan
    $400 4
In their 2nd film, Kermit & Miss Piggy take London
    $400 21
Debussy’s moonlight music piece
    $400 9
Many children trick or treat to raise money for this UN agency
    $400 2
It has “isinglass curtains y’ can roll right down”
    $600 25
Ozone is a heavy form of this element
    $600 17
In 1948, many Democrats wanted this Republican for their presidential ticket
    $600 12
Sean Connery makes the 1st locomotive heist
    $600 22
Saint-Saens’ zoological circus that he wouldn’t allow published til after his death
    $600 10
Holiday created by Al Capp in his “Li’l Abner” comic strip
    $600 5
The Monkees climbed on board the charts with this ’67 hit
    $800 26
Traces of this poisonous element are necessary in the diet to prevent goiter
    DD: $700 18
Only Presidents Madison, Monroe, Polk, Garfield & Carter had this in common
    $800 13
Steve McQueen & James Garner Hatch a POW plot
    DD: $1,000 11
Massachusetts Patriots Day commemorates event in this Longfellow poem:

"And yet, through the gloom and the light, / The fate of a nation was riding that night"
    $800 6
1948’s leisurely way to the Orient
    $1000 19
The 1st president to recognize Soviet government of Russia
    $1000 14
James Earl Jones as Jack Johnson, the 1st black heavyweight champion
    $1000 7
In 1970, it took away Joni Mitchell’s old man

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

John Susan Bill
$9,800 $2,900 $0
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

This king became the Duke of Windsor after he abdicated

Final scores:

John Susan Bill
$11,000 $100 $0
3-day champion: $32,495 2nd place 3rd place

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

John Susan Bill
$9,900 $2,700 -$100
29 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
7 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
10 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W

Combined Coryat: $12,500

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Game tape date: 1984-09-04
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