Show #2073 - Wednesday, September 15, 1993

John Cuthbertson game 2.


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Michelle Fishman, a grad student from Staten Island, New York

Larry Poster, a tax accountant from San Diego, California

John Cuthbertson, a physicist originally from Liberty, Missouri (whose 1-day cash winnings total $18,400)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 26
It's the color of the hibiscus casa blanca, sweetheart
    $100 4
The theme to this PBS series is titled "Won't You Be My Neighbor?"
    $100 21
It may be branch, spring or mineral
    $100 1
Lady Capulet complains that this 13-year-old should have children like other girls her age
    $100 16
It's the bedroom equivalent of the army's Reveille bugler
    $100 2
In 1965 Emilio Pucci designed clear plastic bubble helmets for these employees of Braniff Airlines
    $200 27
The Pilgrims could have told you that the trailing arbutus is also known as this
    $200 5
"This bold renegade carves a Z with his blade, a Z that stands for" this
    $200 22
It used to be an ale; now it follows "egg" in a holiday drink
    $200 9
Like "Julius Caesar", "Coriolanus" opens on a street in this city
    $200 17
Time on the clock in "Hickory, Dickory, Dock"
    $200 3
In 1992 Johnson & Johnson introduced a new one of these called Reach Between
    $300 28
This tree is so named because its nuts were used to treat equine respiratory ailments
    $300 6
This series was "the story of a lovely lady who was bringing up three very lovely girls"
    $300 23
Name shared by a drink from Campbell's & a type of car engine
    $300 10
The great 19th c. actor Sir Henry Irving was noted for his portrayal of Shylock in this play
    $300 18
It's often punched by office workers
    $300 12
Australians call these annoying creatures "mozzies" for short
    $400 29
The Indian turnip looks like a preacher under a canopy, so it's also called "jack-in-" this
    $400 7
Sonny Curtis, who once toured with Buddy Holly wrote "Love Is All Around", this series' theme
    $400 24
The sloe is a small, bitter one of these fruits used to make sloe gin
    $400 11
In "As You Like It", Jaques says, "All the world's a stage, and all the men and women merely" these
    $400 19
Farmers carving clocks for tourists in the Black Forest created this clock around 1775
    $400 14
In the '30s part of the Great Plains became known as this because of all the soil that blew around
    DD: $1,000 30
This tree found in India can have thousands of trunks, making it resemble a small forest
    $500 8
He not only narrated "The Dukes of Hazzard", he wrote & sang the theme song as well
    $500 25
A New England term for a milk shake, it also refers to liqueur poured over shaved ice
    $500 13
In "A Midsummer Night's Dream", Titania is the queen of these beings
    $500 20
Within women it ticks off the years when they can conceive children
    $500 15
In this Japanese form of fencing, the swords are made of bamboo

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

John Larry Michelle
$1,600 $1,000 $1,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

John Larry Michelle
$1,100 $2,600 $1,100

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 4
Good or bad, it's a sign of things to come
    $200 21
An act passed in 1969 made these the 2 official languages of Canada
    $200 1
During the Potsdam Conference of 1945, this British prime minister was replaced by Clement Attlee
    $200 16
Azurite got its name because it is the azure shade of this color
    $200 25
She was once expected to run for governor of Arizona
    $200 9
Laputa is a flying island inhabited by somewhat useless philosophers in this Jonathan Swift classic
    $400 5
It was the middle name of poet Frederic Nash
    $400 22
Played by 19th c. soldiers during the long winters, it's now considered the national sport
    $400 2
This sobriquet applied to women working in defense plants was said to be based on Rosina Bonavita
    $400 17
This mineral used by early man to make tools is actually a type of chert
    $400 26
This former president's nephew Bushrod was appointed by John Adams in 1798
    $400 10
Yoknapatawpha County is a fictional county in this real U.S. state
    $600 6
It's slang for a slot machine
    $600 23
Held every August, Discovery Days celebrates the discovery of gold in this region of the Yukon
    $600 3
The British defeated this German general at El Alamein, Egypt in November 1942
    $600 18
Heating it in an airtight oven turns this into coke
    $600 27
He told People magazine that his 1991 confirmation hearings were "brutal, just brutal"
    $600 11
It's the number of oaks in the name of Ashley Wilkes' family plantation
    $800 7
It's a collective name for the islands in the Pacific, including Polynesia & sometimes Australia
    DD: $500 24
Benedict Arnold owned a home on this island, which was also a summer home to Franklin Roosevelt
    $800 14
A vital supply route to China, this "road" named for a country was closed by the Japanese in 1942
    $800 19
In 1973 the EPA banned the use of this fibrous mineral in insulation for schools
    $800 28
This Chief Justice served as a captain in the Third Virginia Regiment during the American Revolution
    $800 12
Mr. Darcy lives in a Derbyshire estate called Pemberley in this Jane Austen novel
    $1000 8
It describes an expression made up of 2 contradictory terms, such as "deafening silence"
    $1000 30
This province in the Gulf of St. Lawrence is sometimes referred to as "The Million Acre Farm"
    $1000 15
In February 1943 U.S. troops freed this largest of the Solomon Islands from Japanese occupation
    $1000 20
The name of this soft mineral used for tobacco pipe bowls means "sea foam" in German
    DD: $500 29
In 1965 Abe Fortas replaced this man, who resigned to become U.S. ambassador to the United Nations
    $1000 13
This lord wrote 2 famous poems about a mansion called Locksley Hall, the first in 1842 & a sequel in 1886

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

John Larry Michelle
$6,900 $5,300 $5,200

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

Pres. Mitterand & Bishop Alanis signed a new constitution giving this country sovereignty in '93

Final scores:

John Larry Michelle
$12,000 $200 $4,200
2-day champion: $30,400 3rd place: Samsung Electronics 4-head VCR + Wheel of Fortune & Jeopardy! video games for the 16-bit Super Nintendo Entertainment System & the Sega Genesis system + Jeopardy! home game 2nd place: Daniel Mink his & her Bolero Collection watches + Stanley Blacker men's & women's fashions + Jeopardy! home game

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

John Larry Michelle
$7,900 $5,800 $5,700
17 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
14 R,
1 W
(including 1 DD)
21 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $19,400

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Game tape date: 1993-07-20
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