Show #701 - Monday, September 28, 1987

Both Judi & Clare are returning players.


[<< previous game]

Judi Greenberg, a housewife from Northbrook, Illinois

Clare Dellemann, a credit manager from Huntington Beach, California

Bob Blincoe, a minister from Pasadena, California

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

    $100 15
It's said there were about 500 gang murders in this city during the '20s, including the 7 on Feb. 14, 1929
    $100 1
While the "C" & "H" on the sugar box refers to California & Hawaii, on faucets they refer to these antonyms
    $100 10
Richard Chamberlain miniseries that featured scenes in Japanese without English subtitles
    $100 4
Its stomach is only a slender tube, so a true vampire bat can't digest any food but this
    $100 20
This cosmetics queen is the mother of U.S. ambassador to Austria, Ronald Lauder
    $100 27
An actor's lines in a play, or the line where he divides his hair
    $200 16
If you owned a "flivver", you had an old, dilapidated one of these
    $200 2
Its antonyms include "new" & "young"
    $200 11
James Beard's "I Love to Eat" opened w/ a shot of this famous &, hopefully, non-edible Borden company symbol
    $200 5
Larousse says you can recognize one by its "ugly voice"
"offensive odour" & hump
    $200 21
This FBI director once gave his mom a canary he bought from the Birdman of Alcatraz
    $200 28
Your business associate, your spouse, or the person you dance with
    $300 17
Henry E. Huntington picked up this Gainsborough painting, it was reported, for a mere $640,000
    $300 3
With turkey meat, the antonym of this word isn't "black", but "dark"
    $300 12
A recent book about this now controversial early 1950s series is aptly titled "Holy Mackerel!"
    $300 6
Pipid frogs lack these organs entirely, though most frogs have long sticky ones
    $300 22
Wanting her to sing opera, Renee Lieberman used to puncture this daughter's basketballs with a screwdriver
    $300 29
It stands on the Acropolis
    $400 18
A '20s jazz classic pined "I wish I could" do this dance "like my sister Kate"
    $400 9
For genes, it's the opposite of "dominant"
    $400 13
Maybe "60 Minutes" could expose why this man's son Chris reports for NBC, not CBS
    $400 7
During the Dark Ages some of these common household pets were actually put on trial for witchcraft
    $400 23
This actor's last words, as he died in 1865, were "Tell mother I die for my country"
    $400 30
    $500 19
Her book "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes", was called a handbook for golddiggers
    DD: $600 24
The famous lantern signal received by Paul Revere told him which of this antonym pair to expect
    $500 14
This ex-"Dynasty" star who "married" Prince Charles in a TV movie is really his 3rd cousin
    $500 8
Because the kiwi is nearly blind, it relies mostly on this sense to locate its food
    $500 26
When her daughter married King Tut, this ancient beauty became his mummy-in-law
    $500 25
Extremely stingy

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 11):

Bob Clare Judi
$300 $1,800 $700

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Bob Clare Judi
$1,900 $1,800 $5,100

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 4
It began in 1936 & ended in 1939
    $200 1
In 1986, for the 1st time since 1924, this U.S. automaker had the highest profits in the industry
    $200 17
This late 1st lady has been turned into a murder-solving detective by her son-the-writer, Elliott
    $200 6
Any substance which prevents spread of bacteria when applied to tissue; iodine, for example
    $200 15
The word "cult" comes from the same Latin root as this term for the basic process of agriculture
    $200 10
She was "always window shopping but never stopping to buy"
    $400 5
The number of monarchs that have ruled Spain since 1900
    $400 2
Ronald Reagan used to tell us that at this company, "Progress is our most important product"
    $400 18
The Ency. of Mystery & Detection says she was loosely based on Agatha Christie's grandmother
    $400 16
It's an infected gland of the eyelid, whether on a pig or not
    $400 22
The ill-fated cult led by Jim Jones
    $400 11
In 1968, Simon & Garfunkel told her, "We'd like to know a little bit about you for our files"
    DD: $1,100 7
Title of the following, it means a woman from the 2nd largest Andalusian city:

[Instrumental music plays]
    DD: $1,500 3
In 1932, Mr. Den, Mr. Aoyama & Mr. Takeuichi produced this car which they called their "son"
    $600 19
Like his creator, Dick Francis, detective Sid Halley used to do this for a living
    $600 26
At least 1 variety of these skin growths caused by the papilloma virus disappears by itself
    $600 23
Ted Patrick known as "Black Lightning", became the 1st of these after his son was drawn into a cult
    $600 12
Exclaiming, "Her skin is tender as DiMaggio's glove", the Seabees in "South Pacific" called her "the girl I love"
    $800 8
1 of the 3 largest islands of the Balearic group, all 3 popular resorts
    $800 20
This detective's secretary, Velda, is as stunning as his female clients
    $800 24
Many American cults are millenarian, which means they are based on this religious prophecy
    $800 13
It's said that in the original calypso version this girl was, "down by the seaside shifting", not sifting sand
    $1000 9
"Blood Wedding", "Yerma" & "The House of Bernarda Alba" form a famous trilogy by this playwright
    $1000 21
Hammett's operative for the Continental Detective Agency is only referred to as this
    $1000 25
"Cults of America" says members of current U.S. cults are mainly from this race & social class
    $1000 14
Elvis was "tellin' ev'ryone in town 'bout the love that he just found &" this was the name "of his latest flame"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Bob Clare Judi
$6,800 $2,400 $8,600

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

2 of the 4 states that are officially called "Commonwealths"

Final scores:

Bob Clare Judi
$800 $1 $3,500
2nd place: trip on Delta to Las Vegas & stay at the Landmark Hotel & Casino 3rd place: Pressman box games including home game of Jeopardy! New champion: $3,500

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Bob Clare Judi
$5,800 $2,400 $9,700
15 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
10 R,
2 W
25 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $17,900

[game responses] [game scores] [suggest correction]

Game tape date: 1987-06-22
The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. Scraping, republication, monetization, and malicious use prohibited; this site may use cookies and collect identifying information. See terms. The Jeopardy! game show and all elements thereof, including but not limited to copyright and trademark thereto, are the property of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. and are protected under law. This website is not affiliated with, sponsored by, or operated by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. Join the discussion at