Show #101 - Monday, January 28, 1985


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Ron Mulligan, a production assistant from Los Angeles, California

Robert Miltenberg, a writer originally from Jersey City, New Jersey

Les Miller, a scrap metal dealer from La Mesa, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $6,100)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 19
Nancy Reagan's White House role
    $100 6
Central hill of ancient Athens, it survived many wars but is now endangered by smog
    $100 14
He's doing "Doonesbury" again
    $100 3
1942 movie title contemplated by Jack Benny's Hamlet
    $100 8
She sang & danced on PBS' "Electric Company" before "Fame" hit
    $200 20
Gary, Harry, Julie, Suzanne, Michelle, Barbara, Steven, or Jules, for example
    $200 7
"Never on Sunday" star who's now Minister of Culture
    $200 15
Until '83, his girls were foxy fixtures in "Playboy"
    $200 4
Oryctolagus Cuniculus who was star of WB's 1958 Oscar-winning short
    $200 9
"Bent sibling" group who shouts "We're Not Gonna Take It"
    $300 21
The starting line-up
    $300 13
Greece's official state religion
    $300 16
Human arachnid created by Stan Lee & Steve Ditko
    $300 5
Edward Everett Horton was as crazy as one in "Alice in Wonderland"
    $300 10
This Pink Floyd album has been on the Top 200 chart for over 10 years
    $400 17
Herbert Block signs "Herblock" to political cartoons he draws for this daily, his home paper
    $400 1
1984 fantasy that sounds like a painting of siesta scenery
    $400 11
A "bad season" song for Bananarama
    $500 18
His name is synonymous with complicated contraptions to perform simple tasks
    $500 2
Meryl Streep won her 1st Oscar for this '79 film
    $500 12
Latest in rock recording technology is this, abbreviated "CD"

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 6):

Les Robert Ron
-$500 -$600 -$500

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Les Robert Ron
$300 $0 $500

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
Though he had 1 eye, 1 arm & was always seasick, admiral who defeated Napoleon
    $200 22
Bogart's toast to Bergman in "Casablanca"
    $200 9
According to legend, Galileo dropped weights while "leaning" out of it
    $200 14
From Portuguese word for "silly", this flightless bird has been extinct for 300 years
    $200 6
Acrobat-turned-actor who used both skills for "Trapeze"
    $200 12
The camel's back-breaking burden
    $400 2
Monarch known for dressing in black, she mourned her husband Albert for 40 years
    $400 23
You should get a fair one of these in front of an impartial judge
    $400 10
"Sweet" mountain that overlooks harbor of Rio de Janeiro
    $400 20
Founded in Calif. in 1892, this pro-environment group now has 180,000 members nationwide
    $400 7
No 2 are exactly alike & each is painted on an eggshell to be registered
    $400 13
Lee, Eisenberg, Davis, Stone, Johnson, Heller, Dorfman, or Minton, for example
    $600 3
Jennie Jerome & Lord Randolph's little boy
    DD: $1,300 24
Title of the following featuring a flugelhorn:
    $600 11
The Brandenburg Gate is in this city
    $600 21
An island in D.C.'s Potomac River serves as a memorial to this conservationist president
    $600 8
This family's 7-person high-wire pyramid collapsed in tragedy in 1962
    $600 15
F. Scott Fitzgerald's Monroe Stahr
    $800 4
"Thorny" struggle between the houses of York & Lancaster
    $800 25
Talking body parts used to sell Budweiser on "Saturday Night Live" commercials
    DD: $1,000 18
City where you'd find Karl Marx's grave
    $800 16
It's on the wall, not the ceiling, of the Sistine Chapel
    $1000 5
Guy Fawkes' explosive effort to blow up Parliament
    $1000 19
World's first nuclear reactor is at this national laboratory in Tennessee
    $1000 17
Conrad Birdie's farewell croon

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Les Robert Ron
$2,100 $2,600 $1,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

Since Hoover, number of presidents known to have faced unsuccessful assassination attempts

Final scores:

Les Robert Ron
$4,200 $900 $0
2-day champion: $10,300 2nd place: Action Recliner + Alsy-Cycle II lamp set 3rd place: Teletec Touch II telephone system

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Les Robert Ron
$2,100 $2,600 $3,300
9 R,
4 W
14 R,
7 W
14 R,
6 W
(including 2 DDs)

Combined Coryat: $8,000

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Game tape date: 1984-10-23
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