Show #290 - Friday, October 18, 1985


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Ken Lebeau, a doctor from Los Angeles, California

Nina Kleinberg, a midwife from Venice, California

John Gallogly, an actor originally from Snug Harbor, Rhode Island (whose 2-day cash winnings total $14,100)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 14
It is generally believed gunpowder was invented in this country
    $100 16
In 1965 Petula Clark won a Grammy for this urban anthem
    $100 25
This common household insect can transmit 30 diseases to humans
    $100 1
Sandra Dee, Sally Field & Karen Valentine have all played this "girl midget"
    $100 9
What the "J" in Dr. J. stands for
    $100 6
    $200 17
Himself blind, he modified a military secret code to invent writing for the blind
    $200 15
Manager Brian Epstein had Cilla White change her name to this
    $200 27
Bees & wasps kill more people yearly than this much-feared reptilian encounter
    $200 2
Cary Grant played the Mock Turtle in this 1933 fantasy film classic
    $200 10
"When the 1 great scorer comes to write against your name, he marks not what you won or lost, but" this
    $200 7
When we discuss "SALT" with Russia, we don't mean Siberian mines, but this
    $300 18
Willis Carrier's 1902 invention
    DD: $1,000 22
Noted for this 1964 hit, they were 2nd Brit group to appear on Ed Sullivan

"You say that you love me (Say you love me) / All of the time (All of the time) / You say that you need me (Say you need me) / You'll always be mine (Always be mine) / I'm feelin' glad all over / Yes, I'm-a glad all over..."
    $300 28
This tiny pest, Pulex irritans can jump 130 times its own height
    $300 3
He was Lindbergh going to Paris & Mr. Smith going to Washington
    $300 11
Number of times O.J. Simpson played in the Super Bowl
    $300 8
A financial report from the AMEX comes from there
    $400 20
Not surprisingly, he invented the disposable blade safety razor
    $400 23
Asher & Waller, their biggest hit was "World Without Love"
    $400 4
Character played by both Diana Ross & Judy Garland in separate movie musicals
    $400 12
When managers T. Lasorda & D. Williams played for the Havana Sugar Kings, he was batting practice pitcher
    $400 19
The Delmarva Peninsula includes land from these 3 states
    $500 21
Though his name is also associated with blades, he invented the electric shaver
    $500 24
The author of this '64 Animals' smash hit, set in America & written long ago, is unknown
    $500 5
He played Waldo's Uncle Quincy in cartoons, & James Dean's dad in "Rebel Without a Cause"
    $500 13
What Joe Jacobs said in 1935 when he left a sickbed to go to the World Series but bet on the wrong team
    $500 26
Having dropped words "International" & "Emergency", what UNICEF stands for today

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

John Nina Ken
$1,200 $300 $0

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

John Nina Ken
$2,100 $1,200 $300

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 8
Sandra Day O'Connor
    $200 1
This "Land of Silver" exports little silver, but more beef than any other S. American country
    $200 4
This 68-year-old cartoon cat didn't get his bag of tricks until his '50s TV show
    $200 5
According to Calvin Coolidge, "the business of America is" this
    $200 16
Jesus urged don't cast your pearls before them, lest they trample them under their feet
    $200 25
1977 was the last new year ushered in by this famed bandleader
    $400 13
Completed 100 years ago, Chicago's 10-story Home Insurance Building was the 1st to be called this
    $400 2
You'd "C" Cucuta, Cali, & Cartagena in this country
    $400 21
Elmer Fudd's 2-word alliterative description of his buck-toothed prey
    $400 9
He & Taft are the only 2 presidents buried in Arlington Nat'l Cemetery
    $400 17
"It's easier for a camel to" do this "than for a rich man to enter the kingdom of God"
    $400 26
His last regular TV newscast was on Friday Mar. 6, 1981
    $600 14
1st state to elect a woman governor
    $600 3
What you do with yerba mate
    $600 22
He would "gladly pay you Tuesday for a hamburger today"
    $600 10
Though his 2nd administration was scandal-ridden, he was almost nominated for 3rd term in 1880
    $600 18
2 of 3 gifts the Wise Men gave the infant Jesus
    $600 27
Their last public performance as a group was in Candlestick Park, San Francisco, in 1966
    $800 15
Dan Golenpaul founded both the 1st radio quiz show & an almanac of the same name
    $800 6
The Atacama desert, site of driest spot in world, ironically is on Pacific coast of this country
    $800 23
Hanna-Barbera twosome that won 7 Oscars despite all their fights
    DD: $800 11
1 of 4 presidents who weren't members of any church
    $800 19
This king pretended he wanted to worship baby Jesus
    $800 28
"Wheatfield with Crows" was his last painting before he shot himself
    DD: $600 7
The present names of the 2 countries that, with French Guiana made up the Guianas
    $1000 24
His secret identity is Henry Cabot Henhouse III
    $1000 12
At his 2nd inaugural he said, "I see 1/3 of a nation ill-housed, ill-clad, ill-nourished"
    $1000 20
She wanted James & John to be the highest ranking in Jesus' kingdom

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

John Nina Ken
$4,300 $3,200 $900

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Final Jeopardy! Round

According to the famous poem, its name is "Mother of Exiles"

Final scores:

John Nina Ken
$2,100 $6,399 $400
2nd place: Broyhill bedroom & Bates bedspread, pillow shams & drapes New champion: $6,399 3rd place: Casablanca ceiling fan

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

John Nina Ken
$5,100 $3,600 $1,900
24 R,
7 W
(including 1 DD)
11 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
7 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $10,600

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Game tape date: 1985-07-30
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