Show #1235 - Friday, January 5, 1990

Missing introductions.


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Marc Williams, a pediatrician from Riverside, California

Lynn Evans, an aspiring teacher from Canyon Country, California

Joe Haggerty, a distributor originally from Woonsocket, Rhode Island (whose 1-day cash winnings total $13,301)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 1
It's bordered by Manitoba, Alberta, the Northwest Territories & the U.S.
    $100 17
His children, Herbert Jr. & Allan, were born in London, where he owned a mining company
    $100 4
Though this gas composes 79% of our atmosphere, most green plants get it from the soil
    $100 5
The Lumière brothers of France captured this English monarch on film in the 1890s
    $100 9
This rich chocolate cake sounds like it's popular in Hades
    $100 10
Permit snoozing Schnauzers to recline
    $200 2
10 cities in the U.S. bear this name, the anglicized form of the Hebrew word "shalom"
    $200 18
To Luci & Lynda Johnson's dismay, these men had to accompany them on dates
    $200 6
Vertebrates have 1 big one & invertebrates can have several acting as booster pumps
    $200 24
Orange County, California has named an airport for this star of "The High & the Mighty"
    $200 30
Your guests will think you're the pits if you don't pit these before serving them "jubilee"
    $200 11
Tiny ewers possess large auditory organs
    $300 3
A province in Spain, it was also the last name of a famous Spanish classical guitarist
    $300 29
That famous dog Checkers was given to these 2 girls as a gift
    $300 7
A shark can go a lifetime without doing this; the longest a starving human has lasted is 18 days
    $300 23
She played a doctor in "The Big Chill" & a lawyer in "Jagged Edge"
    $300 27
The name of this rolled pastry, often filled with apples, is German for "whirlpool"
    $300 12
Maintain the pace of Casey & John Paul
    $400 15
Lake Assad is a large reservoir created by a dam on the Euphrates River in this country
    $400 28
Willie & Tad lived with them at the White House while big brother Robert was at Harvard
    $400 8
Bacteria use their flagella for this
    DD: $600 21
He was originally cast as the Tin Man of Oz but reacted to the make-up so Jack Haley replaced him
    $400 26
It can be a dessert made with rennet or a trip made a congressman
    $400 13
Per the rules of an 18th century cardplayer named Edmond
    $500 16
The Romans conquered this island in the 3rd century B.C. & made it their 1st province
    $500 19
His daughter Esther, born in 1893, was the only president's child born in the White House
    $500 14
Visual purple, a light-sensitive chemical, is found in 2 this part of the eye
    $500 22
Actress called "The Brazilian Bombshell", she was known for wearing hats made of tropical fruit
    $500 25
A Mont Blanc is a mound of these nuts, also known as marrons
    $500 20
Fill one's meerschaum with the thing over there, then puff away

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Joe Lynn Marc
$1,300 $200 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Joe Lynn Marc
$3,300 $2,000 $2,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 3
In an encyclical July 29, 1968, the pope banned all artificial methods of this
    $200 16
This heavy walking stick was named for the town in Ireland where it was 1st produced
    $200 2
Among the tombs you can tour just north of this city is that of the Ming emperor known as Ding Ling
    $200 1
When writing it Louisa May Alcott said, "I don't enjoy this... never liked girls or knew many, except my sisters"
    $200 21
This state song of Connecticut urges, "Mind the music and the step, and with the girls be handy"
    $200 23
Even after she married Eddie Fisher, she still wore Mike Todd's wedding ring
    $400 4
While touring Canada in 1967, Charles de Gaulle called for this province to be "free"
    $400 17
The "dramatis personae" is a literary list of these
    $400 12
The proper name of "The House that Ruth Built"
    $400 8
Sean O'Casey's play about Juno Boyle & her vain ne'er-do-well husband
    $400 22
This southern state's song is "The Old North State"
    $600 6
In the 7th century a Chinese princess married to the king of Tibet helped convert Tibet to this religion
    $600 18
French phrase that means the final blow, literally the "stroke of grace"
    $600 13
King James VI of Scotland was born in this castle
    $600 11
This author's career took off when he published his "Waverley" novels anonymously
    $600 24
In 1960 Ray Charles had the official song of this state on his mind & it became a No. 1 Hit
    $800 7
Sent by France to counter Stanley's work for Belgium, Brazza founded Brazzaville on this river
    $800 19
If you called a nasty person this nasty name in German, you'd be calling him a "pig dog"
    $800 14
There's a mine accessible from the Ponderosa Saloon on C Street in this Nevada city
    DD: $1,000 9
Lillian Hellman title taken from a biblical saying about small animals "that spoil the vine"
    DD: $1,000 25
Its official state song is the following:

"Way down upon the Suwannee River / Far, far..."
    $800 28
When this Woolworth heiress married Cary Grant, they were known as "Cash & Cary"
    $1000 5
This country that conquered Libya before the 1st World war lost it after the 2nd
    $1000 20
In India a European gentleman would be addressed as "sahib", & his wife would be called this
    $1000 15
Construction began on this explorer's palace on the Zócalo in Cuernavaca about 1531
    $1000 10
This humorist's '33 autobiography contains episodes like "The Night the Bed Fell" & "The Car We Had to Push"
    $1000 26
It is the only state to have official Spanish & English state songs
    $1000 27
He directed his wife, Giulietta Masina in "Juliet of the Spirits" & "La Strada"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Joe Lynn Marc
$6,500 $3,600 $3,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

The 2 world currencies, 1 European & 1 Mideastern, that are anagrams of "LIAR"

Final scores:

Joe Lynn Marc
$13,000 $4,600 $5,800
2-day champion: $26,301 3rd place: Vivitar TEC 155 camera + Nintendo Entertainment System with Family & Junior editions of Jeopardy! & Wheel of Fortune 2nd place: trip on Delta to Miami & stay at the Sonestra Beach Hotel Key Biscayne

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Joe Lynn Marc
$7,300 $3,600 $4,000
22 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
12 R,
1 W
16 R,
6 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $14,900

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Game tape date: 1989-09-12
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