Show #48 - Wednesday, November 14, 1984

Game entered from audiorecording. Missing prizes.


Jo Parker, a writing teacher from Irvine, California

Father Gregory Coiro, a Roman Catholic priest from La CaƱada, California

David Hergott, a pharmacy technician originally from West Palm Beach, Florida

Jeopardy! Round

    $100 19
Mayor who always leaves her heart in San Francisco
    $100 1
Mary Poppins' "Chimney Sweep" song that won in '64
    $100 6
Ireland's green gem of a nickname
    $100 12
Chicago's NFL team
    $100 11
In the Cary Grant classic, it goes with old lace
    $100 13
Its symbol is still Nipper, listening to his master's voice
    $200 20
Only five women have been elected for full terms to this Congressional body
    $200 2
Won her first acting Oscar for "Butterfield 8"
    $200 7
The gift of gab can be had by kissing this
    $200 14
Nickname for field from early rules requiring waffle-like markings
    $200 17
The skeletal symbol for poison & pirates
    $200 28
Substance advertised by the slogan, "When it rains, it pours"
    $300 21
In '58, Sweden's Agda Rossel was first woman to head a delegation to this
    $300 3
Edgar Bergen's special '37 Oscar, appropriately, was made of this material
    DD: $600 8
Style of poetry named for Irish city and popularized by Edward Lear
    $300 15
Special helmets were made to fit the large head of this Buffalo halfback star
    $300 24
Standard warning about it is "leaves of three, let it be"
    $300 29
The most commonly used word in written English
    $400 22
Until 1971, women couldn't vote in this neutral nation
    $400 4
Unflappable actor on stage when '74 awards were streaked
    $400 9
Song also known as "Londonderry Air"
    $400 16
What PAT stands for
    $400 25
Malicious mail
    $400 27
The most commonly used word in spoken English
    $500 23
Recent president who appointed more women to his cabinet than any other
    $500 5
Only X-rated film to win a Best Picture Oscar
    $500 10
What "Erin go bragh" means
    $500 18
Position the Gipper played
    $500 26
Cleopatra's venomous nemesis

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

David Father Greg Jo
$1,400 $1,000 -$500

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

David Father Greg Jo
$4,600 $2,100 -$200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 2
The home of TV's Ewings
    $200 8
Completes Trinity with father & son
    $200 1
Occupation of James Bond
    $200 23
Grafted together, they form the potomato
    $200 15
'70s president once offered contracts by Detroit Lions & the Green Bay Packers
    $200 7
Follows "Zip-a-dee-doo-dah, zip-a-dee-ay"
    $400 9
It's at the other end of the Bay Bridge from San Francisco
    $400 10
The Jewish Sabbath begins at sunset on this day
    $400 3
The Romantic period ended in 1832 with the death of this author of "Ivanhoe"
    $400 24
Christian Dior, King's Ransom and American Beauty by another name
    $400 16
First elected GOP senator in Tennessee history, now Senate Majority Leader
    $400 14
June 6, 1944
    DD: $1,200 11
Iowa city with 3 U's in its name
    $600 18
Casting stones at the Three Pillars of Mina is a rite of the pilgrimage to this city
    $600 4
Elizabethan poets used the sonnet, a form from this Mediterranean country
    $600 25
A worldwide group of insects commonly known as plant lice
    $600 17
In 1974, became 2nd vice president to be appointed, not elected
    $600 19
MC Jack Bailey turned sobbing women into this
    $800 12
Not surprisingly, this Connecticut city is at the mouth of the Thames River
    $800 22
He wears the Fisherman's Ring
    $800 5
Playwright John Osborne's "hostile glance behind"
    $800 20
Edward Brooke, first Black in the Senate since Reconstruction, represented this state
    $800 27
Truffaut's movie about making a movie
    $1000 13
Indiana city which means "high ground" in French
    $1000 26
Egyptians mourn this sun god's death each night
    $1000 6
Satire in which Swift attacked the hypocrisy he saw in kings, teachers, & courtiers
    $1000 21
In '64, this South Carolina senator switched from Democrat to Republican
    DD: $1,400 28
John Reed's story of the Russian Revolution

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

David Father Greg Jo
$5,400 $6,300 $3,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

By worth, the largest single grocery item imported into the U.S.

Final scores:

David Father Greg Jo
$10,800 $300 $1
New champion: $10,800 2nd place 3rd place

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

David Father Greg Jo
$6,300 $6,300 $4,400
29 R
(including 1 DD),
7 W
(including 1 DD)
17 R,
4 W
9 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $17,000

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Game tape date: 1984-09-05
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