Show #448 - Wednesday, May 28, 1986

Marvin Shinkman game 3.


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Phil Selway, a commercial lender from Long Beach, California

Jill Beerman, a graduate student originally from East Brunswick, New Jersey

Marvin Shinkman, a stamp dealer from Van Nuys, California (whose 2-day cash winnings total $17,802)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 13
In the 2nd sequel, Mark Twain wrote about him as a detective
    $100 11
"On the hoof" is meat done this way
    $100 17
If you go 'round it you'll see it's a tree, not a bush, as it's called in the nursery rhyme
    $100 1
Romanian tennis star known as "Nasty"
    $100 18
Largest living bird is the North African variety of this
    $100 3
The song "The Teddy Bears Picnic" was part of this late "Taxi" star's comedy routine
    $200 14
While exploring, Daniel Boone & his companions sometimes read this Jonathan Swift classic to one another
    $200 12
Your dessert if you get "A-pie & moo juice"
    $200 27
The Cartwright ranch was named for these pines growing in the area
    $200 2
Soccer's "Black Pearl"
    $200 23
Even though Himantarium gabrielis has over 170 pairs of legs, it's still considered a variety of this
    $200 4
The bears Rupert & Paddington originated in this country
    $300 15
Thomas Hardy's John Durbeyfield found he & daughter Tess were related to this noble line
    $300 19
After a meal, you might want to use this, "lumber"
    $300 28
With a resin that increases blood pressure & reduces fever, the "Arbor vitae" is called the tree of this
    $300 6
"Fowl" nickname of the Harlem Globetrotters' Reece Tatum
    $300 24
By weight, the biggest breed of dog
    $300 5
Ex-Bruin who sued to stop a "Jabear" teddy bear being marketed without his endorsement
    $400 16
He described his boyhood in Asheville, N.C., which he called Altamont, in "Look Homeward, Angel"
    $400 20
"Looseners", named because of this fruit's supposed laxative effect
    $400 29
Most authorities feel this tree, "Cocos nucifera", is native to tropical America, not the Pacific
    $400 7
Fighter known as "The Louisville Lip"
    DD: $500 25
Biggest of these was a Poland-China, weighing 2,552 lbs.
    $400 9
Dean Jones & John Banner starred in this short-lived TV gangster comedy set in an Illinois city
    $500 22
This Irish poet founded the Irish National Theater & in 1923, won the Nobel Prize for Literature
    $500 21
Components of a "sinker & suds" breakfast
    $500 30
The bark of the oak contains this acid, used in turning animal hide into leather
    $500 8
"Dizzy" & "Daffy" Dean were part of their "Gashouse Gang"
    $500 26
Attaining lengths of over 180 ft., longest animal of all is bootlace variety of this
    $500 10
On top of kids' 1985 Christmas lists was this talking bear from "Worlds of Wonder"

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 18):

Marvin Jill Phil
$2,400 $700 $1,300

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Marvin Jill Phil
$3,400 $400 $2,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 21
Window that projects outward from a wall, or a body of water that might be seen from it
    $200 24
Juan Ponce de Leon discovered Florida while looking for this
    $200 9
It's in a box & can be petit or grand
    $200 15
He invented the zinc-carbon electric cell but not, most say, the burner that bears his name
    $200 3
All presidents who sported beards in office belonged to this party
    $200 1
"Saturday Night Live" alumni who became "Spies Like Us" in 1985
    $400 22
Process for making these duplicates of architect's plans was developed 100 years before xerography
    DD: $200 25
Once representing Okla. in Miss Amer. Pageant, this singer became identified w/Dade County:

"I realize the way your eyes deceived me / With tender..."
    $400 10
Term for the questioning of a witness by the attorney of the adverse party
    $400 17
Today one can only find a trilobite in this condition
    $400 4
1st president popularly known by his initials, he was 1st president elected in 20th century
    $400 2
Little Stevie Wonder appeared in 2 of the 7 films in this Frankie-Annette series
    $600 23
Due to building with this material, very little Chinese architecture from before 16th c. has survived
    $600 26
Even when there's no racing, tourists visit this Miami-area horse track to admire its gardens
    $600 13
In U.S. courts, it's the list of cases pending
    $600 18
The 7th planet, which was 1st named the "Georgian Star" in honor of Britain's reigning monarch
    $600 5
In 1913, this former professor apparently felt it more dignified not to have an Inaugural Ball
    $600 6
He starred in both a 1935 & 1963 film called "The Raven"
    $800 29
Midwest state generally thought to lead all others in contributions to architecture
    $800 27
Coconuts in hold of a capsized ship took root in the sand & grew to give this town its name
    $800 14
The 15th, 19th, & 26th Amendments are all laws dealing with this right of a citizen
    $800 19
The enzyme of rennin in rennet is used in food processing to make this
    $800 11
NATO was formed during his administration
    $800 7
As their characters fell in love in "Time after Time", so did they & married in real life
    $1000 30
The U.S pavilion at Expo '67 was contained in this type of structure
    $1000 28
The largest lake in the southern U.S., its name is Seminole word for "plenty big water"
    $1000 16
From Romans 2:14, "these, having not the law, are" this
    $1000 20
Absolute zero, at which all atomic activity stops, is this temperature Celsius
    $1000 12
Having earned millions as a mining engineer, he gave all his gov't salary to charity
    DD: $1,000 8
3 of the 5 actors of Hispanic heritage who were regulars on "Falcon Crest" in 1985

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Marvin Jill Phil
$7,200 $4,600 $2,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The '40s
This world leader did not complete the Potsdam Conference, but was replaced by his successor

Final scores:

Marvin Jill Phil
$9,201 $1,100 $1,000
3-day champion: $27,003 2nd place: trip on Eastern to San Diego & stay at Hotel del Coronado 3rd place: Jules Jurgensen his & hers watches

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Marvin Jill Phil
$7,300 $4,600 $3,600
23 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)
13 R,
5 W
14 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $15,500

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Game tape date: 1985-12-16
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