Show #2099 - Thursday, October 21, 1993

David Venderbush game 5.


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Aggie Zarkadas, an actress and writer from Chicago, Illinois

Tom Whittington, an attorney from Bellevue, Washington

David Venderbush, an attorney originally from Mequon, Wisconsin (whose 4-day cash winnings total $35,200)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 21
The Declaration takes King George III to task for "depriving us in many cases, of the benefits of trial by" this
    $100 6
This soft drink got its name from Pepsin, one of its ingredients
    $100 11
An enemy who's disguised as a friend is one of these "in sheep's clothing"
    $100 16
Suburbs of this African city include Heliopolis, Nasr City & Giza
    $100 26
For houseplants, popular ones of these include the bird's-nest, rabbit's-foot & Boston
    $100 5
    $200 22
A clause was dropped that censured Britain for allowing the importation of these people
    $200 7
The Earl Grey type of this is named for a man who was prime minister to King William IV
    $200 12
It's what the early bird does; doesn't make you want to get up early, does it?
    $200 17
On April 25 it celebrates St. Mark's Day with a special high mass at the Basilica di San Marco
    $200 27
The Chinese tallow tree yields an oil that's used to make soap & these illumination items
    $200 1
    $300 23
On December 15, 1952 the Declaration was placed on permanent display in this building
    $300 8
Topping espresso with steamed milk foam turns it into this
    $300 13
A voracious diner is said "to eat like" one of these, which implies he should wear a feed bag
    $300 18
The Palais des Nations in this Swiss city houses a philatelic museum & U.N. Bookshop
    $300 28
Rattan, which is used to make furniture, comes from this type of tree, as do dates
    $300 2
    $400 24
On July 2, 1776 only this large state abstained from voting on the Declaration
    $400 9
Birch beer is flavored with an extract made from this part of a birch tree
    $400 14
Something that may never take place won't happen "until" these farm animals "come home"
    $400 19
You can take an elevator to the top of the 200'-high monument to Columbus in this Spanish port
    $400 29
This shrub that grows white berries is related to poison ivy & poison oak but even more potent
    $400 3
    DD: $2,000 25
This Massachusetts delegate was asked to draft the declaration but declined
    $500 10
Originally the liquid left in the churn, this is now made by culturing nonfat or lowfat milk
    $500 15
"Olfactory" phrase for what you do when you suspect treachery
    $500 20
Guayaquil, this country's largest city, was founded in the 1530s by a lieutenant of Pizarro
    $500 30
The American & English, with glossy leaves & red berries, are the best-known varieties of this tree
    $500 4

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

David Tom Aggie
$1,100 $600 $2,500

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

David Tom Aggie
$4,600 $1,700 $3,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 13
Formalin is a liquid form of this substance used to preserve biological specimens
    $200 2
Literary character famous for asking for more gruel
    $200 4
Title adjective that describes Marietta in a 1910 operetta by Victor Herbert
    $200 12
The Bard who asked, "Who is Silvia? What is she, that all our swains commend her?"
    $200 26
This country's first known pyramid was built for King Zoser at Saqqarah around 2650 B.C.
    $200 1
Anna May Wong played Tiger Lily & Ernest Torrence, Captain Hook in this 1924 release
    $400 14
Of 75%, 50% or 30%, the amount of the Earth's fresh water that's in glaciers & ice caps
    $400 3
He thought using the Ayatollah's money to support the Nicaraguan resistance was "a neat idea"
    $400 5
This Homeric hero appears in several operas; a tendon was named for him, too
    $400 18
The name that completes Poe's line "And the stars never rise but I feel the bright eyes of the beautiful..."
    $400 27
These 3 wars between Rome & Carthage were named for the Latin word for "phoenician"
    $400 21
Charlie Chaplin for this co-star of "The Kid" performing in vaudeville with his father
    $600 15
In physics the symbol K stands for Kelvin; in chemistry, it stands for this element
    $600 6
His brother Matthew opened Japan to Western trade
    $600 9
Mascagni's opera "Le Maschere" premiered simultaneously at 6 of this country's major opera houses
    DD: $1,000 19
In epic poems this paladin of Charlemagne was both "Innamorato" & "Furioso"
    $600 28
This Macedonian king conquered Greece by winning the Battle of Chaeronea in 338 B.C.
    $600 22
William Wyler, a production ass't for the chariot scene of this 1920s film, directed the 1959 remake
    DD: $2,000 16
In its most common isotope, it's the only element whose atoms lack neutrons
    $800 7
Dissenting opinions of this Supreme Court justice were published in 1929
    $800 10
Little Buttercup is the bumboat woman who sells her wares on this title ship
    $800 20
In this poem Tennyson wrote, "And may there be no moaning of the bar, when I put out to sea"
    $800 29
This Cretan city's palace was destroyed by an earthquake around 1700 B.C.
    $800 23
This director paid an astounding $175,000 for the movie rights to "Way Down East"
    $1000 17
It's the type of energy exhibited by a flying baseball or an object falling to the ground
    $1000 8
He wrote "Awakenings" & "The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat"
    $1000 11
Franz von Suppe wrote an acclaimed 1879 operetta about this author of "The Decameron"
    $1000 25
Hoosier poet who wrote his 1885 poem "Little Orphant Annie" in Hoosier dialect
    $1000 30
This temple in Ephesus, 1 of the 7 ancient wonders, was burned by Herostratus in 356 B.C.
    $1000 24
The Eskimo in the title of this Robert Flaherty documentary starved to death shortly after its release

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

David Tom Aggie
$9,600 $3,300 $7,800

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Final Jeopardy! Round

When this U.S. organization was established in 1912, Daisy Gordon became its first registered member

Final scores:

David Tom Aggie
$15,600 $6,300 $0
5-day champion: $50,800 2nd place: trip to Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida 3rd place: Fila sportswear package

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

David Tom Aggie
$6,900 $4,300 $7,800
18 R
(including 2 DDs),
0 W
13 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
22 R,
4 W

Combined Coryat: $19,000

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Game tape date: 1993-08-23
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