Show #183 - Wednesday, May 22, 1985


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Kevin Davis, an attorney from Houston, Texas

Bodil Wiggins, a technical editor from Arlington, Texas

Charles Beall, a public relations administrator from Duncanville, Texas (whose 2-day cash winnings total $21,900)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 6
First president to address congress in a radio broadcast, though we remember him as "silent"
    $100 3
For kids like Linus, it provides social "security"
    $100 16
The Leathernecks
    $100 1
Where in Texas "The stars at night are big & bright (clap, clap, clap, clap)..."
    $100 17
Mr. Moose, Bunny Rabbit & Dancing Bear all visited his TV Treasure House
    $100 18
A photo finish generally means this is how the horserace was won
    $200 12
First president to serve more than 8 years
    $200 5
By law, paint on new baby cribs must be free of this element
    $200 27
Since 11 of her 12 husbands met untimely deaths, Martha Jane Canary earned this "disastrous" nickname
    $200 2
This city is largest in Texas & 5th largest in the U.S.
    $200 19
Appropriate Sonny & Cher song Paul Bunyan might have sung to his ox
    $200 21
How some pay for expensive rhinoplasty
    $300 13
The first Republican to win the presidency
    $300 7
With diphtheria & pertussis, the "T" in DPT
    DD: $1,000 28
Before "nipping it" off in later life, Burt Reynolds & Marlon Brando shared this childhood nickname
    $300 4
You can get a $65,000 desk shaped like your favorite cow at this Texas-based dept. store
    $300 20
The 1st animal Alice saw in Wonderland
    $300 22
It protects a spaceship from heat when re-entering the Earth's atmosphere
    $400 14
First president to visit Communist China
    $400 8
Doctor Spock says that until he's old enough to put his lost teeth under it, he's better off without it
    $400 10
In 1978, William P. Clements became the 1st Republican since 1869 to be elected this
    $400 25
Famous animal Sears uses on its line of children's clothing
    $400 23
Rest & ice & pressure relieve it; polyps or a fight could provoke it
    $500 15
George Washington's practice of regularly consulting dept. heads gave rise to this concept
    $500 9
Most experts agree that nursing mothers should drink at least this much milk a day
    $500 11
As big as Rhode Island, this "royal" ranch is Texas' largest
    $500 26
Nurse Nana was one in James Barrie's "Peter Pan"
    $500 24
A hand-held bouquet in Victorian Eng. which signified "He loves me" or "Not" by type of flowers

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

Charles Bodil Kevin
$800 $800 $0

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Charles Bodil Kevin
$2,700 $3,100 $1,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 9
Common name of the instrument known as the pianoforte
    $200 1
British P.M. who said "Democracy is the worst system devised by man, except for the others"
    $200 19
As a result of this 1912 disaster, all steamships must have enough lifeboats for all passengers
    $200 14
She was the patron goddess & guardian of what is now Greece's capital city
    $200 6
None of the members of this Herb Alpert band are Hispanics
    $200 16
Francisco Franco's superlative title
    $400 5
The instrumental prelude to an opera
    $400 7
A representative government, or what Plato called his ideal state
    $400 20
In December '84, the Pentagon announced it would put a spy satellite over this country
    $400 13
To Greeks a race of mighty women; to South Americans, their mighty river
    $400 15
Words with which Betty Furness assured appliance buyers
    $400 24
The study of aging
    $600 2
Known in his time as a plagiarist, he composed the "Messiah"
    $600 8
Chief executive of a Canadian province, or the French equivalent of prime minister
    $600 21
This world group dissolved in 1946, the same year the first U.N. General Assembly met
    $600 10
Though known as Helen of Troy, she was actually queen of this warlike city-state
    $600 26
In 1907, he became a bank robber to raise funds for fledgling Bolshevik Party
    $600 25
Condition caused by too many cars in one area, prohibiting movement in any direction
    DD: $2,500 3
Prokofiev's folk fable with title characters played by a string quartet & 3 horns
    $800 17
He is the U.S. government's chief law enforcement officer
    $800 22
He was famous for leaving Roosevelt Field, N.Y., May 20, 1927, alone
    $800 11
Like Lot's wife, this fabled musician should never have looked back
    $800 27
Title character's favorite baseball player in "The Old Man & the Sea"
    $1000 4
An Offenbach opera is based on his Tales
    $1000 18
It's West Germany's lower house of parliament
    DD: $1,500 23
In March 1979, this mediator signed the Camp David peace treaty as the witness
    $1000 12
With snakes for hair & eyes that weep blood, the "Eumenides" pursued & tormented sinners
    $1000 28
"Unusual" middle name of former Defense Secretary Robert S. McNamara

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Charles Bodil Kevin
$8,600 $4,000 $4,200
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

From 1978-81, all Oscar winners for Best Supporting Actress had these same initials

Final scores:

Charles Bodil Kevin
$8,700 $3,500 $8,400
3-day champion: $30,600 3rd place: KangaROOS athletic apparel 2nd place: Pinseeker golf clubs + Serengeti Drivers sunglasses

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Charles Bodil Kevin
$6,200 $3,500 $4,200
23 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W
17 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W
11 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $13,900

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Game tape date: 1985-01-23
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