Show #344 - Thursday, January 2, 1986


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Dominic Nigro, a hospital administrator from Long Beach, California

Barbara Griffith, a CPA and a controller from Huntington Beach, California

Jeff Palmer, a developer originally from Palm Springs, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $2,200)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 14
This flyer, not Anne Morrow Lindbergh, was called "Lady Lindy"
    $100 19
Taken from the Latin "clavis", meaning "key", the most common are bass & treble
    $100 1
U.S. president portrayed onscreen more than any other
    $100 11
New York's FDR Drive runs along this "river" which isn't really a river
    $100 26
A bridge built to carry water, not people
    $100 6
An awkward rustic or hillbilly oaf
    $200 15
Pitcher Mark Fidrych, 1976 A.L. Rookie of the Year, got his nickname from this Sesame St. character
    $200 20
Jazz musicians serve up "a sweet treat" at these improvisational "sessions"
    $200 2
In his 1st film, Fabian wore same jeans & shoes this singer had in "Love Me Tender"
    DD: $500 12
River around which action was centered in film with this theme:

[Instrumental music plays]
    $200 7
Produced by cold or fear, they're caused by erection of the papillae
    $300 16
Occupying center position in U.S., this "Sunflower State" is sometimes called "navel of the nation"
    $300 21
French title of Debussy's symphonic poem to "the sea"
    $300 3
1st Fonda to win an Oscar
    $300 13
Right and left banks of a river are determined by facing in this direction
    $300 8
Inspector Clouseau received one in "The Return of the Pink Panther"
    $400 17
Called "Crybaby Leo" by family & friends, this author led a troubled life almost from birth
    $400 22
Sailor's solo dance named for the wind instrument that once accompanied it
    $400 4
Boston tycoon who not only produced several Gloria Swanson films but senators John, Bobby, & Ted
    $400 24
It's so heavily tapped by man that in normal years none of it reaches its outlet in the Gulf of Calif.
    $400 9
Elastic infant perambulator protectors
    $500 18
'30s film singing duo known rudely in some quarters as "the Iron Butterfly" & "the Singing Capon"
    $500 23
A light musical interlude, or Ingrid Bergman & Leslie Howard's romantic cinematic interlude
    $500 5
Before "Broadway Melody of 1938" she sang "You Made Me Love You" at Gable's 36th b'day party
    $500 25
More than 50 dams make this powerful N.W. U.S. river greatest center of water power in world
    $500 27
1st bridge across Washington's Puget Sound, it collapsed in windstorm 4 months after opening in 1940
    $500 10
A Cornish prayer asks deliverance from ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggety beasties & these

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Jeff Barbara Dominic
$1,500 $2,000 -$400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jeff Barbara Dominic
$1,200 $4,600 -$200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 16
Indigo, a major colonial crop, was used mainly for this
    $200 1
"Look Sharp" company that sponsored long running Friday night fights on TV
    $200 9
J.H. Bair pioneered biofeedback by teaching students to wiggle these
    $200 3
In Norse mythology, this son of Odin carries a hammer, a magic belt, & iron gloves
    $200 21
Aussies call it the gum tree
    $200 22
Hoover, Grand Coulee, or a colt's mother
    $400 17
R.I. founder Roger Williams is said to have been 1st in America to undergo this by immersion
    $400 2
The NBA's Utah Jazz got their name when they played in this city
    $400 10
Meaning "joint inflammation", this is man's oldest known chronic disease
    $400 4
God who reigned over Rome's "golden age" and now "runs rings" around the sun
    $400 23
To horses, a slow gallop, not a singing rabbi
    $600 18
The first public schools in America were founded in this colony
    $600 5
1st professional game of this sport was played in Hoboken, N.J. in 1846
    $600 13
In 1905, "Ladies Home Journal" proved a medicine for teething babies had this opium drug in it
    $600 8
Shakespeare's nickname derived from these poetic Druid historians who "sang" their tribes' myths
    $600 29
A mongrel dog is called a "bitser" because it's said to consist of this
    $600 24
Equus asinus, this horse family member is still found wild in original North African homeland
    DD: $1,000 19
Both of these colonies claimed all of Vermont
    DD: $1,000 6
Only NFL team to play its home games in New York State
    $800 14
Phagocytosis is the process of these leukocytes "chewing up" bacteria
    $800 11
Ancient name for the Dardanelles, which Leander swam nightly to visit Hero
    $800 27
What you'd have to have to produce cackleberries
    $800 25
Major group of horses which, when fully grown, stand less than 14.2 hands or 58 inches
    $1000 20
Founders of the Carolinas called on this Eng. philosopher to write their fundamental laws
    $1000 7
Type of wrestling developed in 19th century France, not in ancient times
    $1000 15
Daily dosage of this B vitamin equal to 1/100 of a salt grain will help cure pernicious anemia
    $1000 12
Greek goddess of vengeance that's come to mean any deadly rival
    $1000 26
When someone's doing this, he's said to be bashing the ear
    $1000 28
Tallest & strongest of horses, such as a Percheron, descended from steeds knights rode into battle

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jeff Barbara Dominic
$3,600 $8,000 -$1,800
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

2 of 4 presidents never to appear on a regular U.S. stamp or coin

Final scores:

Jeff Barbara Dominic
$7,199 $8,500 -$1,800
2nd place: La-Z-Boy sofa + Armstrong carpeting New champion: $8,500 3rd place: Casablanca ceiling fan

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Jeff Barbara Dominic
$4,300 $9,000 -$1,800
13 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)
24 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
5 R,
6 W

Combined Coryat: $11,500

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Game tape date: 1985-09-04
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