Show #2177 - Tuesday, February 8, 1994


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John East III, a prosecuting attorney originally from East Haven, Connecticut

Sherry Hall, a physician originally from Snow Hill, North Carolina

Dave Moxness, a data processor from Van Nuys, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $4,300)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Each correct response will begin with the letter O. To help you out, I will give you the clue, tell you how many words and how many letters, and all you have to do is come up with the correct words.)
    $100 6
A surplus of these in the South led George Washington Carver to come up with over 300 new uses for them
    $100 1
An American dentist was the first to market these golf ball supports
    $100 7
The most popular varieties of these used for escargot dishes are the vineyard & the petit-gris
    $100 8
She was born in the village of Domremy in 1412 & had her first vision at about age 13
    $100 16
It could be considered the antonym of paperback
    $100 26
Lawyers raise them
    $200 13
Most fish expel carbon dioxide through these
    $200 2
A Sunset Strip is a score of this many strokes for a round, from a 1950s TV show
    $200 21
The morel, a wild type of this fungus, should not be eaten raw; it can cause stomach upset
    $200 9
After a 1754 ban in England, couples would run away to the village of Gretna Green in Scotland to do this
    $200 17
Term for what the author turns in that's turned into a book
    $200 27
A voyage, Homer
    $300 14
In zoology it's the process of sitting on eggs in order to hatch them
    $300 3
This club with a loft of about 55 degrees comes in sand & pitching varieties
    $300 22
In Holland this cheese similar to Gouda has a yellowish coating; for export, the coating is red
    $300 10
This village whose name means "village of the wild plum" became Siam's capital in 1782
    $300 18
It's the description that accompanies a photo
    $300 28
Hidden or wonderful
    $400 15
On Nov. 29, 1961 Enos was the last of these animals sent into space
    $400 4
This is the term for a piece of turf dislodged during a stroke
    $400 23
Naturschnitzel is a German term for an unbreaded cutlet, usually of this meat
    $400 11
This element symbolized Yb is named after Ytterby, a village in Sweden
    DD: $300 19
They include the following:
    $400 29
He's up the creek with a paddle
    $500 20
Its name tells you it's the branch of science that deals with prehistoric plants
    $500 5
This prestigious tournament is held each year at Augusta National Golf Club in Georgia
    $500 24
Ghee, a clarified butter used in Indian cooking, is traditionally made from the milk of this large mammal
    $500 12
The Italian village of Capodimonte became famous for this product
    $500 25
An enumeration of the publisher's still-available, previously-published books
    $500 30
It's found around the president

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

Dave Sherry John
$1,400 $500 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Dave Sherry John
$1,400 $2,300 $1,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE 1840s
    $200 1
On May 28, 1843 this man known for his dictionaries & spelling books died in New Haven, Conn.
    $200 2
In Genesis he was instructed to bring 2 of every living thing into the Ark
    $200 12
Over 300,000 showed up for this August 1969 rock festival
    $200 21
It's the Spanish equivalent of mrs.
    $200 23
This officer takes the minutes of a meeting & reads them at the Following meeting
    $200 16
Preparing to write this novel, Steinbeck spent a few weeks working with migrant laborers
    DD: $1,200 7
In the early 1840s, this political party had a majority over Democrats in both the House & Senate
    $400 3
After his baptism, Jesus "saw the spirit of God descending like" this bird
    $400 11
In 1956 Yehudi Menuhin set up a festival at Gstaad in this country
    $400 22
A tortilla with chili sauce & a meat filling; you may eat the whole one
    $400 24
The presiding officer of an organization uses this small hammer to quiet disturbances at meetings
    $400 17
This novel centers on Adam Trask & his 2 sons Cal & Aron
    $600 8
In 1844 this religious leader & his brother Hyrum were murdered in Carthage, Illinois
    $600 4
In chapter 2 of the book named for her, she replaced Vashti as queen of Persia
    $600 13
Since 1920 this hometown of Mozart has had a permanent summer music festival
    $600 26
A Spanish house's inner court open to the sky; in the U.S. there's furniture for it
    $600 25
Of 3/4, 2/3 or a simple majority, the vote required to amend a motion under Robert's Rules of Order
    $600 18
Steinbeck wrote the story on which this Master of Suspense's 1944 movie "Lifeboat" was based
    $800 9
This slogan used by James K. Polk in the election of 1844 referred to the Oregon controversy
    $800 5
He was the youngest of Jacob's 12 sons
    $800 14
He conceived the Bayreuth Festival to showcase his music
    $800 27
It's a military faction that takes power after a coup d'etat
    $800 28
Term for the minimum number of members who must be present to conduct business
    $800 19
"Of Mice and Men" ends with George shooting this character to keep him from a lynch mob
    $1000 10
During the Mexican War, this general won victories at Veracruz & Chapultepec
    DD: $1,100 6
Luke is credited with writing the third gospel & this book, a continuation of it
    $1000 15
This city's Maracana Stadium has been home to a 10-day rock festival
    $1000 29
It's a devotee of bullfighting or any other sport
    $1000 30
This procedure ends debate & an immediate vote is taken on the matter under discussion
    $1000 20
Steinbeck's "Travels with" this poodle is subtitled "In Search of America"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Dave Sherry John
$4,600 $8,600 $7,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

In 1895 he founded the Wyoming town now considered the eastern entrance to Yellowstone

Final scores:

Dave Sherry John
$100 $3,100 $14,000
3rd place: Panasonic portable digital compact cassette player for DCC or regular analog cassettes + Jeopardy! home game 2nd place: Keller Contemporary Classics oak dining furniture + Sakura Susanne pattern stoneware + Jeopardy! home game New champion: $14,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Dave Sherry John
$4,600 $7,700 $7,100
19 R,
5 W
16 R
(including 2 DDs),
0 W
18 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W

Combined Coryat: $19,400

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Game tape date: 1993-11-30
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