Show #929 - Thursday, September 22, 1988

Chris Shea game 2.


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Richard Rebhun, a writer originally from Innsbruck, Austria

Jeff Gitomer, a Social Security manager from Glendale, California

Chris Shea, a radio operator from Los Angeles, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $13,800)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: ... they will not necessarily appear at the beginning of the word.)
    $100 23
On March 11, 1962 she became the 1st wife of an incumbent pres. to have a private audience with the pope
    $100 18
He 1st got official billing in 1940 in "Elmer's Pet Rabbit" & got an Oscar 19 years later
    $100 2
In a traditional peanut race, you push a peanut along the floor using only this part of your body
    $100 20
The shakuhachi, the samisen & the wooden fish are instruments of this country
    $100 9
Allied-Lyons, a British company, now owns the 31 plus flavors of this ice cream company
    $100 1
The husband of your daughter
    $200 24
The only first lady of the past 20 years not to express support for the ERA
    $200 15
A native of Frostbite Falls, Minn., this moose served in the navy as both a radar antenna & a hat rack
    $200 3
From the German for "bite bag", it's a type of backpack used by hikers
    $200 21
"X" marks the spot in the ency. where you'll find this instrument, the only one commonly under "X"
    $200 8
Member of the British royal family who's patron of the Pre-School Playgroups Association
    $200 7
An incarcerated criminal is in one of these
    $300 25
Asked before her husband's election what he had that Ford didn't, she reportedly said, "Me"
    DD: $800 16
To make a Minotaur, you need ½ of each of these 2 creatures
    $300 4
River enthusiasts know that in the U.S. these are usually classed from I to VI
    $300 26
Triangular-shaped Russian lute that's also popular with Gypsies
    $300 10
The new "in" meat with Londoners is from this reptile raised on Louisiana farms
    $300 13
A military post, or the troops stationed there
    $400 17
Major, the prize boar, said man was an enemy & urged residents here to rebel
    $400 5
In the U.S., no company can sell a 3-wheeled "ATV", which is this
    $400 27
Their music, which might the oldest still played, is played on instruments like the didgeridoo
    $400 11
In 1987 Mary Quant opened a new fashion emporium on this London street famous in the '60s
    $400 12
Stonework or brickwork
    $500 19
In a Walter Farley book, Alec Ramsay rode this horse in a match race at Belmont
    $500 6
Begun as a survival program for British sailors in WWII, 1st of these schools in the U.S. opened in 1962
    $500 28
On this "wind" instrument, tone quality is set by depressing tabs or by pulling out stop knobs
    $500 22
It's reported the building shown in the opening of this John Cleese series is being made into a real hotel
    $500 14
Furillo's ex,
Hooperman's boss,
Steven Bochco's real-life wife

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 12):

Chris Jeff Richard
$1,100 $900 $100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Chris Jeff Richard
$3,300 $3,000 $700

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE 1970s
    $200 14
In 1974 this European country abolished laws against women killing bulls in public
    $200 17
Legend says at 1st performance of "Macbeth", the boy actor set to play this major role died backstage
    $200 4
While "vespers" are services held at night, "vespertilian" refers to these mammals that fly at night
    $200 2
He painted "Old Women of Arles" as well as young women of Tahiti
    $200 12
Spherical trigonometry is the study & solution of problems involving these on spheres
    $200 8
As "Bonnie Jo Mason", Cher recorded a love song to this Fab Four drummer
    DD: $700 15
Heard here, he was, according to Billboard, the top recording artist of the decade:

"I remember when rock was young / Me and Susie had so much fun / Holding hands and skimming stones / Had an old gold Chevy and a place of my own..."
    $400 18
Of Britain, Tyre or Athens, what Cymbeline was king of
    $400 5
Idlers, or their footwear
    $400 3
Tesserae are the small cubes or shaped pieces held in place by plaster, cement or putty in one of these
    $400 13
Total weight of 19 5 lb. bags of sugar
    $400 24
Cher's 2nd husband & father of Elijah Blue was this rock singer
    $600 20
American Jack Howard, who went to China in 1971, was the captain of this team
    DD: $1,500 28
In the last scene of "King Lear", Lear enters with this daughter dead in his arms
    $600 6
"Viticulture" is the cultivation of these
    $600 7
He painted bird illustrations in addition to writing poems about birds, like "The Owl & the Pussycat"
    $600 21
The speed limit in miles per hour that equals 88 kilometers per hour
    $600 25
Shortly after guest hosting Merv Griffin's show in 1971, Sonny & Cher got their own show on this network
    $800 19
In 1973 baseball's American League adopted this rule
    $800 10
A road built along the face of a cliff, or the type of Rolls-Royce you might drive on it
    $800 9
Term collectors use for the total number of prints made from one plate during one printing
    $800 22
The next number in the geometric sequence
1, 3, 9...
    $800 27
Cher was first nominated for an Academy Award for her performance in this 1983 film
    $1000 16
He was the judge on the original Watergate case
    $1000 1
By definition, it's what an "ichthyophagous" animal eats
    $1000 11
The art form Surrealism began as a literary movement inspired by this French movement
    $1000 23
From Latin for "mother", it's the term for a rectangular array of numbers
    $1000 26
In 1985 she was named "Woman of the Year" by this organization at Harvard

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Chris Jeff Richard
$6,100 $6,300 $1,400

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Final Jeopardy! Round

In June 1988 he appeared on the covers of Time, People, Life & Sports Illustrated

Final scores:

Chris Jeff Richard
$2,800 $399 $1,400
2-day champion: $16,600 3rd place: Gruen watches + Jeopardy! box game or computerized version 2nd place: Lloyd/Flanders love seat, lounge chair & end table & John Deere mower + Jeopardy! box game or computerized version

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Chris Jeff Richard
$6,100 $7,300 $2,100
15 R,
1 W
22 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W
(including 1 DD)
10 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $15,500

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Game tape date: 1988-07-20
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