Show #186 - Monday, May 27, 1985

Nathan Walpow game 2.


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Peggy Janis, a professional traveler originally from Dover, New Jersey

Dr. Jay Burke, a chiropractor from Glenside, Pennsylvania

Nathan Walpow, a data processor originally from Queens, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $10,200)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 1
In 1857, Queen Victoria chose this city to be Canada's capital
    $100 9
Only the elephants found on this continent are easily domesticated
    $100 13
Located on "Lonely Street", it's where Elvis checked in for a '56 hit
    $100 18
Women can trace this back to Ebenezer Butterick of Sterling, Mass. in 1863
    $100 2
They measure 15" x 15"
    $100 10
A troublemaker can throw one "into the works"
    $200 4
In 1976, the Philippines moved its capital from Quezon City back to this city
    $200 12
U. of Washington mascot which found '85 Orange Bowl weather too warm for comfort
    $200 15
She gave a televised guided tour of Elvis' Graceland home, where she lived for 11 years
    $200 19
Leo Fender is known as the Henry Ford of this product
    $200 3
No Major Leaguer has ever hit a fair ball out of this "House that Ruth built"
    $200 11
Gangster slang for any uniform but especially a tuxedo
    $300 5
The oldest part of Washington, D.C., or the capital of Guyana
    $300 17
In Ancient Egypt, one was subject to death penalty for killing this sacred animal
    $300 16
His 1st film was almost called "The Reno Brothers", but had title changed to match this song
    $300 24
Jack Tramiel bought this company lock, stock & Pong from Warner Communications in '84
    DD: $500 6
Jack Norworth wrote this song in 1908, but never saw a game till 34 yrs. later:

"Nellie Kelly loved baseball games / Knew the players, knew all their names / You could see her there every day / Shout hooray when they played / Her boyfriend by the name of Joe..."
    $300 21
1957 film about fighter Barney Ross & his battle against drug addiction
    $400 14
Chicago architect Walter Burley Griffin planned this Australian capital
    $400 20
Name of pony Caroline Kennedy kept on the White House grounds
    $400 22
City where Elvis was married in '67 & made his comeback in '69
    $400 7
A type of pitch, or any type of doughnut
    $400 23
Nickname for catalogue store that's rival to Sears & Penney's
    $500 8
Pitcher whose brother was Daffy but not crazy

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 9):

Nathan Jay Peggy
$1,000 $500 -$100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Nathan Jay Peggy
$3,200 $0 $100

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 4
In '68, this country seized the USS Pueblo
    $200 11
What George Washington wouldn't let his sleeping dogs do
    $200 12
Not a butter substitute, it's a geometric inlay design, usually in hardwood floors
    $200 1
Giza's great graves
    $200 9
City that burned in "Gone with the Wind"
    $200 3
U.S. Forest Service "hatched" this feathered friend who advises, "Give a hoot! Don't pollute"
    $400 5
In order to collect tolls to pay for Aswan Dam, this leader nationalized Suez Canal in '56
    $400 13
For a peaceful world, the Bible urges men to "beat their swords" into these
    $400 18
Al fresco decor gives your room this type of look
    $400 2
Mexico's Paricutin, youngest of these in Western Hemisphere, is also newest of 7 natural wonders
    $400 10
The 2nd wife of "Citizen Kane" had this hobby to keep from going to pieces
    $400 15
Weather phenomenon that's been killing wildlife in lakes
    $600 6
British Prime Minister who crowned Queen Victoria "Empress of India"
    $600 14
"Age-ist" proverb of the '60s
    DD: $1,000 19
2 of 3 specific structures in Paris, San Francisco, & New York on the list of modern wonders
    $600 20
Mode of transportation by which the wizard of Oz tries to help Dorothy return to Kansas
    $600 16
EPA head who resigned under pressure in March '83
    $800 7
Alexander Kerensky briefly led democratic government in this country in 1917
    DD: $1,100 23
A well-rounded person who lacks special expertise can proverbially be called this
    $800 21
This ancient wonder guided ships for a thousand years before being toppled by an earthquake
    $800 17
In 1948, Paul Mueller received a Nobel Prize for developing this now-banned insecticide
    $1000 8
This Central American country, known for its political stability, has had no army since 1949
    $1000 22
The French & Spanish caves containing these are listed not as ancient, but natural wonders
    $1000 24
In 1798, this Eng. clergyman warned of overpopulation

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Nathan Jay Peggy
$4,200 $2,300 $2,100

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

Since no one had trademarked this ancient title, Thomas Nelson Publ. was allowed to in 1979

Final scores:

Nathan Jay Peggy
$4,700 $0 $4,200
2-day champion: $14,900 3rd place: Berkline recliner 2nd place: Frigidaire refrigerator/freezer + Mitchell Designs wall coverings

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Nathan Jay Peggy
$3,800 $1,800 $2,100
19 R
(including 1 DD),
7 W
13 R
(including 2 DDs),
7 W
8 R,
4 W

Combined Coryat: $7,700

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Game tape date: 1985-01-24
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