Show #182 - Tuesday, May 21, 1985

Missing one response in Final Jeopardy! Round.


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Jim Stewart, a psychologist from Houston, Texas

Anne Davis, a banking secretary from West Hollywood, California

Charles Beall, a public relations administrator from Duncanville, Texas (whose 1-day cash winnings total $12,800)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 19
Ohio State fans know the horse chestnut tree by this name
    $100 13
Traditional color of the banners of revolution, as in Russia
    $100 1
This famous cardinal of France paid Sweden to fight the Hapsburgs for him
    $100 3
A low-down cad, or what's underneath the back of the sole
    $100 4
The Dodgers' mouthy manager
    $100 7
Whiskey, bitters, sugar, a twist of lemon peel, water, ice & a fruit garnish
    $200 20
The average gestation period of the species "Homo sapiens"
    $200 14
Motto inscribed on American Revolution's rattlesnake flag
    $200 2
Of Charles the Bald, Charles the Simple & Charles the Short, the one never to rule France
    $200 5
This 2-time Olympic medalist lit the flame at the '84 Summer Games
    $200 11
The mongrel dog loved by Tommy Kirk in '57 Disney film
    $300 22
On a fish they're classified as dorsal, anal & caudal
    $300 15
Large letter found on flag of African nation of Rwanda
    $300 8
Motto of the revolution, it's now the national motto
    $300 6
An occupational hazard for soccer players is getting "banjoed", meaning being kicked here
    $300 12
Until recently, it regularly spouted off every 65 minutes
    $400 24
Body part a snake or lizard uses for the sense of smell
    $400 16
Symbol of Islam found on flags of Algeria, Turkey & Mauritania
    $400 9
91% of the people in France voted to give this African possession independence in 1962
    $400 21
In '73, he became the 1st pro football player to rush for over 2,000 yards
    $400 17
The morals trial of author Oscar Wilde was held at this London landmark
    DD: $700 25
The 3 kinds of great apes
    $500 10
Occupation of Gerard Depardieu
    $500 23
This team's 39 winning seasons, from 1926 to 1964 is the longest in any pro sport
    $500 18
He also made the REO automobile

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 8):

Charles Anne James
-$200 $0 -$600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Charles Anne James
$1,700 $500 $0

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: And since we had "OLD" in the first round, we have [*] in this one.)
    $200 10
Michener wrote a novel about it the same year it became a state
    $200 20
In the pre-Civil War south, this crop was more valuable than all others combined
    $200 12
"Our Gang" member who made over $1 ½ million as child star in films like "The Champ"
    $200 5
Also known as "La Gioconda", it's the most valuable painting in the world
    $200 1
Striking this hard form of quartz with steel produces a spark
    $200 3
CBS soap set in Genoa City
    $400 11
Jane Seymour played Ava Gardner role in the TV version of this Hemingway novel
    $400 21
Wounded in Lincoln conspiracy, he survived & went on to arrange Alaska purchase
    $400 13
In '74 she became the youngest person ever to win an acting Oscar
    $400 6
Picasso painted the "3 Musicians" in this real "square" style
    $400 2
If you journeyed 1800 miles toward the middle of the earth, you'd find this central portion
    $400 4
Founded in 1844 & known by its initials, it preaches peace & teaches basketball
    $600 19
Occupation of Silas, whose "Death" is title & subject of Robert Frost poem
    $600 22
Though under the legal age at the time, this "Great Compromiser" was 1st elected to the Senate from KY in 1806
    DD: $1,500 14
At age 15, Little Peggy March had this, her only major hit:

"I love him, I love him, I love him / And where he goes I'll follow, I'll follow, I'll follow / He'll always be my true love, my true love, my true love / From now until forever, forever, forever..."
    $600 7
French Impressionist who kept his ballerinas on their toes in "The Dancing Class"
    $600 16
The largest are called ice sheets, found in Greenland & the Antarctic
    $600 15
This big gorilla went ape over Terry Moore, not Fay Wray
    $800 24
"Where Alph the sacred river ran through caverns measureless to man"
    $800 8
"The Abduction of" these women by Roman leader Romulus was the subject of a Poussin painting
    $800 17
Aluminum silicate, or a '60s Leon Uris spy story which became a Hitchcock film
    $800 23
'60s group whose hits included "Groovin'", "Good Lovin'" & "A Girl Like You"
    $1000 9
His abstract "Nude Descending a Staircase" caused a sensation at the 1913 New York Armory Show
    $1000 18
It's the submerged land surrounding the continents

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Charles Anne James
$7,500 -$100 $4,500

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Maintaining the world's largest army, this country has about 3½ million troops on active duty

Final scores:

Charles Anne James
$9,100 -$100 $8,995
2-day champion: $21,900 3rd place: Smith Corona typewriter 2nd place: Broyhill Convert-a-sofa + Benchmark carpeting

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Charles Anne James
$7,500 -$100 $4,300
20 R,
7 W
3 R,
4 W
21 R
(including 1 DD),
8 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $11,700

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Game tape date: 1985-01-23
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