Show #2640 - Friday, February 9, 1996

Bob Scarpone game 2.


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John Lanari, a substitute teacher from Paramus, New Jersey

Melanie Mouras, an assistant inspector general from Hurton, Virginia

Bob Scarpone, an attorney from Flanders, New Jersey (whose 1-day cash winnings total $10,601)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 11
On Sept. 11, 1777 this French aristocrat was wounded in his first action at the Battle of Brandywine
    $100 20
In 1900 Margaret Abbott wasn't teed off when she became the 1st woman to win Olympic gold in this sport
    $100 16
From the people who brought us "DOS for dummies", Dr. Ruth has written this "for dummies"
    $100 1
It's "the city of the saints" as well as "the Mormon city"
    $100 6
In 1880 Pat Garrett was elected to this post in Lincoln county, New Mexico
    $100 19
In the King James Bible, it's the present third person singular form of "have"
    $200 12
Commanding the Providence, he raided British fisheries & seized 16 enemy ships
    $200 21
By dogsled in 1986, Ann Bancroft became the first woman to arrive here with no outside help
    $200 17
"The Best of" this CNN host "Live" collects his 30 greatest interviews
    $200 2
This Mississippi capital has been called "the city where the old South and the new South meet"
    $200 7
Like Texas, Arizona formed a group of these lawmen, but it lasted only from 1901 to 1909
    $200 27
It's one's general physical well-being
    $300 13
In December 1778 this future Chief Justice was elected president of the Second Continental Congress
    $300 22
Ann Shaw Carter, the 1st woman rated to pilot this type of craft, is a member of the Whirly Girls
    $300 18
With "20/20" hindsight, he covers his career, among other things, in "Perspectives"
    $300 3
This Nevada capital is "the gateway to Lake Tahoe and Yosemite valley"
    $300 8
One of the 1st modern organized police forces was this city's Metropolitan Police, set up in 1829
    $300 28
Handel's, of "chorus"
    $400 14
On July 9, 1778 delegates from 7 states signed this document
    $400 23
In 1976 this former child star became the 1st woman named Chief of Protocol for a U.S. president
    $400 25
His recent autobiography is titled "Forever Dobie"
    $400 4
Some know it as "the Hub"; Oliver Wendell Holmes called its state house the "hub of the solar system"
    $400 9
This plainclothes police squad goes after drug dealers & numbers runners
    $400 29
From this time on
    $500 15
Fort Moultrie at this South Carolina port fell to the British May 6, 1780
    $500 24
This 1st woman to head the Motion Picture Academy won Oscars for "Dangerous" & "Jezebel" out of 10 nominations
    $500 26
This producer behind "The Rockford Files" & "The A-Team" has written his first novel, "The Plan"
    DD: $700 5
It's "the capital of the First State"
    $500 10
If you cannot afford an attorney, one of these may be appointed to you
    $500 30
As a verb it's to assume a bent posture; as a noun it's an intuitive feeling

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

Bob Melanie John
$3,000 $600 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Bob Melanie John
$3,800 $500 $1,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 14
On Valentine's Day 1962, this first lady took viewers on a televised "Tour of the White House"
    $200 2
"Endless love", her 1981 duet with Lionel Richie, was this former Supreme's last hit for Motown
    $200 7
Maid of the Mist boats depart from the U.S. & Canadian sides at this site
    $200 9
First performed in the 1960s, it was a rare operation until the introduction of the drug cyclosporine
    $200 26
Now proven almost harmless, this perennial was long thought a major cause of hay fever
    $200 1
This cowboy star wishes "happy trails to you" with his peanut butter-&-trail mix Happy Trails chocolates
    $400 15
This German Battleship was launched on Valentine's Day 1939; 2 years later it was sunk
    $400 3
Date until which Johnny Mathis will "still be loving you"; "and that's a long, long time"
    $400 8
It's said that on a clear day, you can see for about 40 miles from this Paris landmark
    $400 13
It's measured during your heart's 2 phases, systolic & diastolic
    $400 27
The nasturtium got its name from its effect on this sensory organ
    $400 22
It's the insect depicted on Bit-O-Honey wrappers
    $600 16
His "The Importance of Being Earnest" premiered in London on Valentine's Day 1895
    DD: $1,000 4
Singer heard here in a song that was also associated with her father:

"L is for the way you look at me"
    $600 10
Mayan ruins & clear Caribbean waters help make Cancun this country's most popular tourist destination
    $600 19
In coronary angioplasty, this is used to open clogged arteries
    $600 28
The sweet William symbolizes gallantry & this sweet flower stands for goodbye
    $600 23
You'll find Godiva Chocolatier's flagship store on the Grand' Place in this Belgian capital
    $800 17
This "Beaver State" eagerly entered the union on Valentine's Day 1859
    $800 5
This composer's "Let's Do It (Let's Fall In Love)" was introduced in the 1928 musical "Paris"
    $800 11
Sunset over Moorea is a great sight to behold from this nearby Polynesian island
    $800 20
Evidence of heart disease is found in this part of the eye, the easiest place to view small blood vessels
    $800 29
Used in floral arrangements, these bright blue flowers sound perfect for single men's coats
    $800 24
The name of this candy made from sugar & egg whites is a synonym for godhood
    DD: $1,500 18
While we know he was born on Valentine's Day 1913, his disappearance & death are still a "riddle"
    $1000 6
The theme from "Love Story" is also known by this title, the first 4 words of the song
    $1000 12
Columbus' "fair weather gulf", this romantic bay is the home of the Bob Marley Performing Centre
    $1000 21
The 4 heart valves are the tricuspid, the aortic, the pulmonic & this one
    $1000 30
Term for the fruit of the rose; they're rich in vitamin C
    $1000 25
This Dallas-based department store calls its chocolate, caramel & nut confections Texas brags

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Bob Melanie John
$9,800 $5,000 $3,200

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Marc Chagall & Salvador Dali were among the artists who designed these for Baron Philippe de Rothschild

Final scores:

Bob Melanie John
$9,600 $0 $1,200
2-day champion: $20,201 3rd place: Castaldo crystal glassware 2nd place: vacation to Park City, Utah from Southwest Airlines

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Bob Melanie John
$9,200 $4,500 $3,200
27 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W
14 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
10 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $16,900

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