Show #2275 - Friday, June 24, 1994


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Darel Engen, a graduate student from Los Angeles, California

Kim Smith, a ticket counter originally from Sedalia, Missouri

Elliot Cohen, a researcher from Oakland, California (whose 2-day cash winnings total $31,901)

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Jeopardy! Round

THE 1970s
    $100 2
Continent in the name of the treaty debated by Gore & Perot November 9, 1993
    $100 7
Before he became Mork from Ork, he studied acting with John Houseman at Juilliard
    $100 19
Traditionally, the egg roll on the White House lawn is the held the day after this holiday
    $100 12
In 1974 postage for first-class letters rose to 10 & this became the nationwide highway speed limit
    $100 1
Here's the buzz--if you have apiphobia, you're afraid of these
    $100 22
It's the part of the body abbreviated app.
    $200 3
There are no representatives from this continent in the U.N.
    $200 8
Ford Sterling is best remembered as the leader of this silent movie police force
    $200 27
There's a whole lot of shuckin' going on when Oyster Bay in this state hosts its annual oyster Festival
    $200 13
He succeeded Pope Paul VI in 1978 but died 34 days later
    $200 17
At a ball, someone who is chorophobic wouldn't do this
    $200 23
It's the sports organization abbreviated NHL
    $300 4
The labor force on this continent is over 900,000,000 people
    $300 9
After the end of the Monty Python TV show, he co-wrote & starred in "Fawlty Towers"
    $300 28
Induction ceremonies & parades are part of the Pro Football Hall of Fame Festival in this Ohio city
    $300 14
On Oct. 6, 1973, this Jewish holiday, a full- scale war broke out in the Middle East
    $300 18
Phasmophobia is the fear of these, friendly or not
    $300 24
Your PIN, which allows you access to an ATM, is an abbreviation for this
    $400 5
Its lowest point is Lake Assal in Djibouti
    $400 10
This comedian, born Charles Elmer Taylor, said, "Confetti is my life"
    $400 29
These 2 universities compete against each other in a annual regatta held in New London, Conn.
    DD: $1,300 15
The last known natural case of this disease was reported in 1977 in Somalia
    $400 20
As Erica Jong could tell you, aviophobia is this
    $400 25
This Latin abbreviation is commonly used in footnotes to refer to a book or article cited just before
    $500 6
This continent has hosted the Olympics only once
    $500 11
For 20 years Mark Russell was based at this city's Shoreham Hotel
    $500 30
The Color Purple Ball held in Eatonton, Georgia helps support a scholarship fund founded by this author
    $500 16
In 1971 Lt. Wm. Calley Jr. was convicted of the premeditated murder of civilians in this Vietnamese village
    $500 21
It's the fear of fire
    $500 26
When it comes to recording, VHS stands for this

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

Elliot Kim Darel
$900 $600 $500

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Elliot Kim Darel
$1,400 $2,500 $1,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
In 1903 the U.S. signed a treaty giving it the right to establish a naval base at this Cuban site
    $200 6
The first "M" in 3M's name stands for this state where the company began
    $200 8
By the mid-1790s the U.S. had 2 major political parties: the Democratic-Republican party & this one
    $200 16
An Oklahoma turnpike is named for this humorist
    $200 21
Andy Rooney said, "The average" one of these pets "is a nicer person than the average person"
    $200 22
This weatherman for the "Today" show was America's First Ronald McDonald
    $400 2
In 1989 Alfredo Cristiani was elected to succeed Jose Napoleon Duarte as president of this country
    $400 7
This footwear company introduced the slogan "Just Do It" in 1988
    $400 12
The House of Burgesses first met on June 30, 1619 in this settlement, then the capital of Virginia
    $400 17
If you're an avid golfer, try the links of Royal Troon & Prestwick in this country
    $400 30
H.L. Mencken compared this, a person's "inner voice", to "a mother-in-law whose visit never ends"
    $400 23
His "Maple Leaf Rag" was named for the Maple Leaf Club, where he once performed
    $600 3
The Central American nation now known as this was a British colony from 1862 to 1981
    $600 9
In 1958 Nissan Motor Co. started marketing its cars in the U.S. under this brand name
    $600 13
The Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management is part of this Cabinet department
    $600 18
4 varieties of gumbo can be found at K-Paul's Louisiana kitchen, owned by this famed chef
    $600 29
Publilius Syrus counseled, "Treat your friend as if he might become" one of these
    $600 24
In his third bestseller, this author of "Presumed Innocent" was "Pleading Guilty"
    DD: $1,200 4
In 1921 the United States agreed to pay this country $25 million for its loss of Panama
    $800 10
This has been the official airline of Walt Disney World since 1987
    DD: $1,500 14
William French Smith was this president's first Attorney General
    $800 19
Fort Bowie in this state was headquarters for the operations against Geronimo
    $800 27
Martyrdom is "the only way in which a man can become famous without ability", said this "Saint Joan" playwright
    $800 25
In 1962 he became the second American astronaut to orbit the Earth
    $1000 5
In 1824 this Brazilian emperor granted his country a constitution
    $1000 11
This company that publishes USA Today also owns the Louis Harris polling business
    $1000 15
In the Confederate cabinet, 6 different men acted as Secretary of this; it was a tough job
    $1000 20
This basilica in the Piazza San Giovanni is the pope's cathedral in his capacity as Bishop of Rome
    $1000 28
Viscount Montgomery was described as "in defeat, unbeatable; in" this, "unbearable"
    $1000 26
From 1841 until the start of the Civil War, he was general in chief of the U.S. Army

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Elliot Kim Darel
$5,200 $9,200 $5,400

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Final Jeopardy! Round

A J.M. Synge play ends, "Oh my grief, I've lost him surely. I've lost the only" one of these

Final scores:

Elliot Kim Darel
$0 $7,400 $50
3rd place: Ricardo Beverly Hills luggage set + Wheel of Fortune & Jeopardy! games for the Super Nintendo & Sega Genesis New champion: $7,400 2nd place: trip to Oasis Water Resort Villa Hotel in Palm Springs + Pinseeker golf clubs

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Elliot Kim Darel
$4,800 $8,500 $6,700
15 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
19 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
23 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $20,000

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Game tape date: 1994-02-08
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