Show #129 - Thursday, March 7, 1985


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Bruce Hennie, a freelance writer originally from Temple, Texas

Valerie Bloom, an administrative assistant from Los Angeles, California

Jeff Anderson, a traveling salesman originally from Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 15
Over 22% of Poland's population lost their lives in this war
    $100 1
Martial art taught by Master Po & Master Kan to young Kwai Chang Caine
    $100 9
No longer family-run, this bologna's first & last names now belong to General Foods
    $100 10
Most popular name for a knapsack, rucksack, or daypack
    $100 3
Being late
    $200 16
Galicia, a region of southern Poland, shares its name with a province of this Mediterranean country
    $200 2
Through affrimative acting, this "Soap" butler became Lieut. Governor on series named for him
    $200 17
Though not founded by Abner, this Garden City, L.I. based publishing co. now owns the New York Mets
    $200 11
Some kinds are marquee, miner, baker, umbrella & pup
    $200 4
What a clan wears when clad in plaid
    DD: $900 20
Polish-American star who sings this:

"Moja droga, ja ciÄ™ kocham / Means that I love you so"
    $300 6
Samantha Stevens' anatomical abracadabra
    $300 18
Pillsbury broils hamburgers under this franchise name
    $300 12
A cloak-type raincoat that can also serve as a ground cloth is called this, Cisco
    $300 5
To express gratitude or if you lisp, what happened to the Titanic
    $400 7
Traded her bionic parts for a psychiatrist's couch in "Jessie"
    $400 19
Country that's home to the Nestle Corp.
    $400 13
In an emergency, this term for food could actually include these insect larvae
    $400 21
From Latin, "to hold", which is their goal with a high C
    $500 8
She shot J.R.
    $500 14
To purify drinking water, boil it at least this long
    $500 22
From Middle English "to color", spoiled, like meat or corrupted like a person

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 9):

Jeff Valerie Bruce
$0 $0 $0

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jeff Valerie Bruce
$2,300 -$100 $100

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE '30S
    $200 2
Profession of Clifford Odets' "Golden Boy"
    $200 23
A '79 accident at this nuclear power plant threatened the surrounding Pennsylvania countryside
    $200 1
Double-winged aircraft
    $200 8
Boy George's musical question for a mugger or a lover
    $200 13
In Feb. 1933, he was appointed Chancellor of Germany
    $200 18
He owns the Forum, the Kings, the Lakers & "Pickfair"
    $400 3
In James Hilton's book, students bid farewell to this retiring school teacher
    $400 24
The wearing away of soil by winds & floods
    $400 5
Mach 1 stands for this
    $400 9
Frank Zappa fathered this '60s group
    $400 14
Girlfriend Marion Davies helped save his empire by loaning him $1 million
    $400 19
Nickname for President Francois Duvalier who ruled Haiti from 1957-71
    $600 4
Name for heroic poetry like "The Iliad" & films like "Ben Hur"
    $600 25
Term for a chemical agent that makes leaves fall off trees & plants
    $600 26
Meaning steerable, it's a gas-filled airship with a frame supporting the gas bag
    $600 10
Beatles' album that included such "tasty" songs as "Glass Onion" & "Wild Honey Pie"
    $600 15
On Dec. 12, 1937, they sank the U.S. gunboat "Panay" in Chinese waters
    $600 20
His diet could be called "Everything you always wanted to know about bran but were afraid to ask"
    $800 6
Cooper's "The Deer Slayer" & "The Pathfinder" were both part of these "Tales"
    DD: $4,000 27
Due to dioxin contamination, E.P.A. is buying out whole town of Times Beach in this state
    $800 11
This New Wave group featuring a "Nunn" is named for a German city
    DD: $1,500 16
During the Depression, they were "Hoover blankets"
    $800 21
Famous American cardiologist who pioneered the "assisting heart"
    $1000 7
Faulkner's "tale told by an idiot"
    $1000 12
The 1st album to achieve this recognition was the Eagles' "Their Greatest Hits"
    $1000 17
In 1932, at age 90, he retired after almost 30 years on the Supreme Court
    $1000 22
Famous family of doctors whose clinic in Kansas is a leading psychiatric center

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jeff Valerie Bruce
$9,000 -$500 $8,700

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The three colors of the Cuban flag

Final scores:

Jeff Valerie Bruce
$500 -$500 $700
2nd place: La-Z-Boy sofa + Teletec telephone system 3rd place: Skyway luggage New champion: $700

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Jeff Valerie Bruce
$7,700 -$500 $5,500
22 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
6 R,
6 W
13 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $12,700

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Game tape date: 1984-11-14
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