Show #124 - Thursday, February 28, 1985

Bruce Fauman game 1.


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Bruce Fauman, a university administrator and professor from Vancouver, British Columbia

Christie Nidonell, a story analyst from Van Nuys, California

Leo Cullum, a magazine cartoonist originally from North Bergen, New Jersey (whose 3-day cash winnings total $17,800)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 2
Fraternities for women
    $100 1
Tonic contains this medicinal ingredient
    $100 7
Nationalist China is better known by this name
    $100 18
A golfer's warning, or # of strokes he shoots for a bogey on a par three hole
    $100 15
The Fool in tarot cards became this in playing cards
    $100 26
Famous for a torn T-shirt, he wore a dress in "The Missouri Breaks"
    $200 3
Institutions that only offer a two-year program
    $200 10
This whiskey, blended with soda, is title of a Kingston Trio hit
    $200 8
Three-quarters of the people of Singapore are of this ethnic group
    $200 20
Highway 66, or a carrot
    $200 16
Only move in chess in which two pieces are moved at once
    $200 27
French farce which spawned 2 films & a hit Broadway musical
    $300 4
A school validated by the Western Assoc. of Schools & Colleges, for example, is called this
    $300 13
A wine & soda water cocktail
    $300 9
High ranking officials in imperial China & most common dialect of Chinese
    $300 21
How you look before you kick the bucket
    $300 17
The guys of "Guys & Dolls" ask, "Luck, be a lady tonight" while playing this
    $300 28
Of the film "Some Like It Hot"'s 3 leads, the one who wore a dress off-screen as well
    $400 5
Nickname shared by Auburn, Clemson, Memphis State, Missouri & Princeton
    $400 14
Don the Beachcomber claims to have invented this powerfully "ghoulish" rum drink
    $400 11
Hokkaido, Kyushu, Shikoku & Honshu
    $400 22
A festive face covering or a ball where you would wear one
    $400 24
Modern name for "Little Marys" that priests used to teach Bible stories
    $400 29
On a bet, this weatherman once wore a Carmen Miranda outfit on the "Today" Show
    $500 6
This subject area has the greatest percentage of male students, 89.4%
    $500 19
Only a handful of monks know the formula for this liqueur named for its green color
    $500 12
A Muslim rebellion has been raging for years in the southern part of this island nation
    $500 23
To skin a spud, or a poor poker hand
    DD: $1,000 25
Although only 25, she has had 40 face-lifts & 4 complete face changes

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 12):

Leo Christie Bruce
$400 -$600 $1,500

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Leo Christie Bruce
$2,500 -$300 $3,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 5
It started out as New Amsterdam
    $200 17
In Longfellow work, "listen, my children, and you shall hear" of this
    $200 10
Your shadow is shortest on the 1st day of this season
    $200 24
For 50 years they were Connie Mack's Philadelphia Athletics
    $200 1
Only 2 senators voted against the Tonkin Resolution, which immersed us in this war
    $200 12
Employment agent for executives or a native seeker of shrunken keepsakes
    $400 6
Of Los Angeles, San Diego & Reno, the furthest west
    $400 18
"Every Who down in Who-ville liked Christmas a lot," but this Seuss title character did not
    $400 11
What "sound navigation ranging" is better known as
    $400 25
The former Dallas Texans, this pro football team is now the "Chiefs" and plays for this city
    $400 2
Country on the losing side in both World Wars
    $400 13
Track official who rates a horse's chances to win & reporters who try to outguess him
    $600 7
New Mexico town named for a radio program
    $600 19
Misfit monarch who opens his Shakespearean play with "Now is the winter of our discontent"
    $600 15
C&H on sugar package could also stand for these 2 elements found in all organic compounds
    DD: $1,000 3
War in which the subject of this song served:

"Hang down your head, Tom Dooley / Hang down your head and cry / Hang down your head, Tom Dooley / Poor boy, you're bound to die..."
    $600 14
A traveling band's right-hand man
    $800 8
Virginia city that's home base of U.S. Atlantic Fleet & NATO's Atlantic Command
    $800 20
Poe's story that opens "True! Nervous... but why will you say that I am mad?" & ends with a cardiac arrest
    $800 16
A heliologist can really get burned by studying this
    $800 4
English king who fought against the Muslim warrior Saladin
    $1000 9
Founded in 1733, it's called "The Mother City of Georgia"
    $1000 21
The man Virgil sings of in poem that begins "of arms & the man I sing"
    $1000 23
From Greek meaning "breath", it's what an anemometer measures
    $1000 26
Prior to 1954, the Baltimore Orioles were known by this name
    $1000 22
War in which the "Charge of the Light Brigade" occurred

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Leo Christie Bruce
$6,100 $2,300 $10,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

Number of children originally in the Howard & Marion Cunningham family of Milwaukee, WI

Final scores:

Leo Christie Bruce
$0 $4,300 $7,000
3rd place: Skyway luggage 2nd place: La-Z-Boy sofa + Teletec telephone system New champion: $7,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Leo Christie Bruce
$6,100 $1,900 $9,500
19 R,
3 W
6 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
25 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W

Combined Coryat: $17,500

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Game tape date: 1984-11-13
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