Show #3223 - Wednesday, September 16, 1998

Lance Johnson game 1.


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Lance Johnson, an event coordinator from Champaign, Illinois

Jenny Park, a software developer from Los Angeles, California

Anne Lanctot, a graduate student from Littleton, Colorado (whose 1-day cash winnings total $13,100)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 1
MacArthur Park in this Arkansas capital honors General Douglas MacArthur, not Richard Harris
    $100 7
(Small "V" on top of a large "W", enclosed in a circle)
    $100 6
The "R" in the MMR vaccine stands for this
    $100 16
In 1998 he hit the big screen as "Dr. Dolittle"
    $100 21
It's the only "W" in the NWF & the second "W" in the WWF
    $100 26
"Leonine Monarch"
    $200 2
This capital has been home to the NBA's Kings since 1985
    $200 11
(Stylized "H" inside a square)
    $200 8
New studies have found artemether as effective as quinine in treating this disease
    $200 17
She plays Dr. Mary Albright on TV's "3rd Rock From The Sun"
    $200 22
This "bird-brained" group runs 8 education centers & over 100 sanctuaries in the U.S.
    $200 30
"The Windy City"
    $300 3
Its one daily newspaper is the Idaho Statesman
    $300 12
(A jumping feline)
    $300 9
Nicknamed the "kissing disease", it's commonly caused by the Epstein-Barr Virus
    $300 18
In 1991's "Father Of The Bride", he played wedding planner Franck Eggelhoffer
    $300 23
This San Francisco-based group's books have very de"muir" text & Ansel Adams photos
    $300 29
"Specter Lurking in a Certain Paris Theatre"
    DD: $500 4
The old governor's mansion in this capital was built by Huey Long in 1930
    $400 13
(Interlocking "T" & "O" on a circle)
    $400 10
In WWII Charles Drew persuaded blood banks to store this instead of whole blood; it keeps longer
    $400 19
This comic seen here recently hit the streets in "Lethal Weapon 4"
    $400 24
Founded in 1971 to protest U.S. nuclear weapon testing in Alaska, it broadened its scope to the world
    $400 28
"Ta-Ta Conrad"
    $500 5
The Peachtree Road Race is a 6-mile run held every July 4 in this capital
    $500 14
(Three diamonds, which is also what the name translates to)
    $500 15
The virus that causes this kids' disease can cause shingles in later life
    $500 20
This one-time regular got an Oscar nomination for her role as the frustrated fiancee in "In & Out"
    $500 25
This Arlington, Virginia-based conservancy protects species & habitats by buying lands
    $500 27

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Anne Jenny Lance
$1,900 $200 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Anne Jenny Lance
$2,700 $1,700 $3,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 3
Queequeg, a tattooed cannibal, is Starbuck's harpooner aboard the Pequod in this 1851 novel
    $200 1
His son Tony wrote the last film he directed, "The Dead"; his daughter Anjelica starred in it
    $200 2
The colonists darkened their faces & dressed up (admittedly badly) as these
    $200 20
In 1977 Jimmy Carter awarded this polio vaccine pioneer the Presidential Medal of Freedom
    $200 16
The AP received his 1897 telegram saying, "The report of my death was an exaggeration"
    $200 26
Don't be "mad", it's where Mel Gibson took Max in the third installment
    $400 4
This novel begins: "Samuel Spade's jaw was long and bony..."
    $400 8
Dennis Weaver is terrorized by a truck in "Duel", a 1971 TV movie this wunderkind directed in his 20s
    $400 12
After taking part in the Tea Party, he rode to Philadelphia in a less famous ride to report on it
    $400 21
Apollo & Asclepius are 2 gods mentioned in his oath
    $400 17
Character whose father says the following:
"Murder, most foul, as in the best it is but this most foul, strange and unnatural"
    $400 27
The degree to which the prosecution must prove its case to obtain a guilty verdict
    $600 5
The line "A dozen Hurons fell by a discharge from Chingachgook and his band" is from this novel
    DD: $1,500 9
The first American film Alfred Hitchcock directed was this 1940 classic, seen here:

"You thought you could be Mrs. DeWinter, live in her house, walk in her steps, take the things that were hers, but she's too strong for you, you can't fight her..."
    DD: $1,000 13
Historians believe he gave the signal for the Tea Party (not the beer party) to begin
    $600 22
This "Study in Scarlet" author began writing while waiting for patients who never came
    $600 18
"Any man's death diminishes me...and therefore never send to know" this
    $800 6
Upton Sinclair novel that ends: "Chicago will be ours! Chicago will be ours!"
    $800 10
This actor directed himself & wife Trish Van Devere in the 1974 film "The Savage Is Loose"
    $800 14
In retaliation the British passed a series of laws the Colonists dubbed these
    $800 23
In 1852 this first U.S. woman doctor published her lectures on "The Physical Education of Girls"
    $800 19
Oscar Wilde says "The coward does it with a kiss, the brave man with a sword"
    $1000 7
Novel in which Willa Cather wrote, "The Shimerdas were the first Bohemian family" in the area
    $1000 11
David Lean co-directed the WWII film "In Which We Serve" with this "Blithe Spirit" playwright
    $1000 15
The tea belonged to this company whose monopoly angered the colonists
    $1000 24
In the 18th C., this Italian anatomist showed that electric current affects nerves & causes muscles to act
    $1000 25
In "Fathers And Sons" he wrote "Go and try to disprove death. Death will disprove you."

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Anne Jenny Lance
$4,500 $3,800 $9,800
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

It's the only continent with no active volcanoes

Final scores:

Anne Jenny Lance
$2,500 $6,200 $10,599
3rd place: Samsung Impax 300i Contact Zoom APS Camera 2nd place: Daewoo 19-inch Color TV/VCR system & Broyhill Entertainment Armoire New champion: $10,599

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Anne Jenny Lance
$4,400 $5,300 $9,400
15 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
13 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
23 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W

Combined Coryat: $19,100

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Game tape date: 1998-07-15
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