Show #2588 - Wednesday, November 29, 1995


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Justin Sockett, a travel company manager from Boston, Massachusetts

Tim Donahue, a program coordinator from Kaneohe, Hawaii

Sandy Atkins-Moran, an artist from Carrollton, Texas (whose 1-day cash winnings total $10,401)

Jeopardy! Round

    $100 25
Earth is located about 3/5 of the way from the center of this galaxy
    $100 7
This actor directed & narrated 1992's "A River Runs Through It"
    $100 1
Buttercup, a vivid shade of this color, is named for the flower
    $100 2
In March 1933 Congress legalized beverages containing 3.2 percent this
    $100 4
Among the characters in "Henry VI, Part 1" are fiends who appear to this famous French maiden
    $100 16
This language is also known as Anglo-Saxon
    $200 27
Ida, one of these small heavenly bodies, has its own moon
    $200 8
"Two-Minute Warning" & "Number One" featured this professional sport
    $200 5
It's a mollusk gem, or a shade of pink or gray
    $200 3
About 620,000 soldiers died in the Civil War, more than half from this, not combat
    $200 21
Aeneas' first line in this play is "How now, prince Troilus! Wherefore not afield?"
    $200 17
In 1870 it was named by the Washburn-Langford-Doane Expedition, who noticed its regular eruptions
    $300 28
The greenhouse effect is responsible for 800° F. temperatures on this planet
    $300 9
It's the last line in "Love Story"
    $300 6
Italians call this color arancio
    $300 14
In 1934 the Morro Castle burned off Asbury Park in this state, costing more than 120 lives
    $300 22
The ghost of this title character appears to Brutus in his tent
    $300 18
Commissioned in 1797, it was declared unseaworthy in 1830
    $400 29
He was the second Astronomer Royal & perhaps the only one you could name
    $400 10
The romance "An Affair to Remember" figured prominently in this 1993 Tom Hanks film
    $400 12
The last name of English potter Josiah, or the pale shade of blue he introduced in the late 1700s
    $400 15
A perjury charge growing out of this evangelist's 1926 disappearance was later dismissed
    $400 23
His brother Marcus Andronicus says of him, "A nobler man... lives not this day within the city walls"
    $400 19
Giotto is among the earliest of the group of artists collectively known as these
    $500 30
In 1987 astronomers got their best look at one of these exploding stars in almost 400 years
    $500 11
John Wayne starred in "Fort Apache" & Paul Newman starred in this similarly-titled 1981 film
    $500 13
The name of this greenish patina seen on copper comes from Old French for "green of Greece"
    DD: $1,000 26
On this date in June 1777, the Second Continental Congress passed a resolution defining the flag
    $500 24
Pinch is a schoolmaster & conjurer in this comedy, if we're not "mistaken"
    $500 20
This period spanned 5 centuries & the rule of the 3rd through 6th dynasties of Egypt

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 15):

Sandy Tim Justin
$2,800 $500 $500

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Sandy Tim Justin
$4,600 $600 $1,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 18
This fierce czar born in 1530 was a direct descendant of Alexander Nevsky
    $200 22
In a 1938 ballet this "youthful" outlaw's mother & his Mexican sweetheart are played by the same dancer
    $200 6
This Confederate president was elected to Congress in 1845 but soon left to serve in the Mexican War
    $200 13
The chow probably originated in the northern part of this continent, but no one knows exactly where
    $200 8
In an 1883 work he called the basin of the Mississippi River "the body of the nation"
    $200 1
St. John's, the capital of this Canadian province, lies on the Avalon Peninsula
    $400 19
This queen's mother, Anne Boleyn, had been a lady in waiting to Catherine of Aragon
    $400 23
Leonide Massine's 1932 ballet "Jeux D'Enfants" is danced to music by this "Carmen" composer
    $400 7
In 1976 he was elected Attorney General of Arkansas
    $400 17
In names of dog breeds, this nationality precedes water spaniel, setter & wolfhound
    $400 9
In a Victor Hugo novel, a Paris crowd selects him as pope of fools for the Epiphany celebrations
    $400 2
The French call this overseas territory in the South Pacific Nouvelle- Caledonie
    $600 20
In 1538 this conquistador's forces captured & executed his rival Diego de Almagro
    $600 27
This great Russian dancer had his body painted blue & silver for the 1912 ballet "Le Dieu Bleu"
    $600 11
This Kentuckian was known as "The Great Compromiser"
    $600 24
When first born this coach dog is pure white; the spots appear in 3 or 4 weeks
    $600 10
This 1885 H. Rider Haggard story is narrated by Allan Quatermain, of Durban, Natal, gentleman
    $600 3
The Rajpath is the widest avenue in this capital city
    $800 21
This native of Crete studied with Titian in Venice before moving to Toledo
    $800 29
In 1948 this future star of the film "Gigi" played the Sphinx in a French ballet about Oedipus
    DD: $800 12
Christopher Dodd has represented this state in the U.S. Senate since 1981
    $800 25
Descended from the otterhound, the Airedale type of this dog is a fine swimmer
    DD: $3,000 15
In this novel Winston Smith's job for the Ministry of Truth is to rewrite records
    $800 4
It's the largest tropical island in the world
    $1000 26
In 1503 this Dutch humanist published his "Handbook of a Christian Knight"
    $1000 28
A large egg contains an evil sorcerer's soul in this ballet whose French title is "L'Oiseau de Feu"
    $1000 14
1 of 3 Texans who served as Speaker of the House
    $1000 16
This 1847 book by Melville was subtitled "A Narrative of Adventures in the South Seas"
    $1000 5
The university of this Australian state is located in Kensington, a suburb of Sydney

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Sandy Tim Justin
$4,800 $3,800 $6,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

In 1911 Willis H. Carrier presented a paper on this subject to the American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Final scores:

Sandy Tim Justin
$8,800 $7,600 $9,601
2nd place: Asko washer & dryer + Service Merchandise gift certificate 3rd place: JVC camcorder New champion: $9,601

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Sandy Tim Justin
$7,800 $4,800 $6,600
22 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
16 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
14 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $19,200

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