Show #546 - Monday, January 12, 1987


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Sharon Miyasato, an attorney from Oakland, California

Michael Donlon, a teacher originally from Wilmington, Delaware

Mark Palmer, a financial proofreader from Long Beach, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $10,999)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We will give you the last line; you have to come up with the work in literature.)
    $100 1
Often, it's last night's leftover garlic bread cut into cubes and toasted
    $100 4
White Russian...
    $100 6
Though the "Tonight Show" host once "feuded" with Nevada's gov., the state capital is still named this
    $100 13
The court for this is 9 ft. wider than for singles
    $100 12
"...I lived to see the last warrior of the wise race of the Mohicans."
    $200 2
Used not only to flavor but also to tenderize, it's the soaking of a food in a savory sauce
    $200 17
Translation of "Rudolfo El Reno De Nariz Roja"
    $200 5
Benny Goodman's "ax"
    $200 7
Dayton, Ohio was named for landowner Jonathan Dayton, youngest signer of this 1787 document
    $200 14
The only time Italy won this team title was in 1976
    $200 10
"... I bring the life of that unhappy Henry Jekyll to an end."
    $300 3
James Beard says add 2 tbsp. onion, 2 tbsp. dill pickle; 2 tbsp. parsley, & lemon juice to 1 cup of mayo
    $300 16
Skip this 1st word & folks won't know the herald angels are singing
    $300 22
In DC Comics, while Abel kept "The House of Secrets", he was caretaker of "The House of Mystery"
    $300 15
Called the "City of 6 Flags" because 6 governments have controlled it, it is Alabama's only seaport
    $300 19
It would take 2 of these pieces of equipment to add up to a Quarter Pounder
    $300 8
"Truly, would you not for less than that make the tour around the world?"
    $400 25
An Eddy Arnold record title asked the musical question "Will" he "Come To Shanty Town?"
    $400 23
Completes the line Cecil sang at the end of the show "A Bob Clampett..."
    DD: $1,000 18
Kansas town considered the 1st & wildest of the Wild West towns:

"I don't know / I've been told..."
    $400 20
In 1969, this red-headed Aussie great became only man ever to win the Grand Slam twice
    $400 9
"On a field, "Sable, the letter A, Gules."
    $500 26
Adjective describing the nutritional habits of the sundew & the pitcher plant
    $500 24
In 1967,100 years after the Rio Grande changed its course, U.S. returned part of this city to Juarez, Mexico
    $500 21
In 1985, Vitas Gerulaitus needed his help to lose a doubles match to Pam Shriver & Martina Navratilova
    $500 11
"And darkness & decay & the Red Death held illimitable dominion over all."

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 12):

Mark Michael Sharon
$700 $1,400 $300

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Mark Michael Sharon
$3,300 $1,900 $800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
In his 1st full day as president, he pardoned most Vietnam draft evaders
    $200 23
With eyelids & ear openings, the glass snake is actually a legless form of this reptile
    $200 3
In the 13th c., these neighbors became the 1st outsiders to occupy all of China
    $200 24
Tupelo, Mississippi's most famous native son
    $200 9
From Dutch for "pole boat", it's a large flat-bottomed boat often used to haul garbage
    $200 16
This country was the setting for the 1956 series, "Tales of the 77th Bengal Lancers"
    $400 2
On Jan. 10, 1901, the Spindletop oil gusher blew, representing 1st major oil strike in this state
    $400 27
Of a pectoral, pelvic, or dorsal fin, the one on top of a fish
    $400 4
China's most populous province, noted for spicy cuisine
    $400 5
On this type of test, 100 is not a perfect score but the statistical average
    $400 21
Before becoming aviation pioneers, the Wright brothers made & repaired these for a living
    $400 17
On "Hogan's Heroes", Bob Crane & Werner Klemperer both held this rank
    $600 12
Though written in 1917, this Irving Berlin tune wasn't heard until Kate Smith sang it in 1938
    $600 29
Turning this organ inside out, a starfish slips it between the shells of oysters to digest them
    $600 14
Building where China's Communist Party Congress meets is called the "Great Hall of" this
    $600 6
He wired news of Henry Clay's nomination for president 3 weeks before sending "What hath God wrought"
    DD: $2,000 10
1 of the 2 airfields between which Lindbergh made his historic flight
    $600 18
Forrest Tucker said he was tech advisor for this series because he'd served in the Cavalry himself
    $800 11
This physician founded the Socialist Party of Chile & was the country's president from 1970-73
    DD: $2,500 28
Aside from mammals, only birds are homoiothermic, meaning this
    $800 15
Time magazine Man of the Year for 1985 was this Chinese leader
    $800 7
This 1893 song by Mildred J. & Patty S. Hill was originally titled "Good Morning To You"
    $800 22
After record-setting flight to Paris, Lindbergh got back home from France this way
    $800 19
"What's My Line?" panelist who was hostess of the Army talent show, "Soldier Parade", in the '50s
    $1000 13
Manuel Quezon, 1st president of this nation, once fought with rebels against the U.S.
    $1000 30
Though spiders are not insects, both are related as members of this "joint footed" animal phylum
    $1000 25
In 1912 he overthrew China's last dynasty & set up a republic
    $1000 8
Reader's Digest says the govt. gave Boeing $11,750 to sponsor a contest for this type of flying craft
    $1000 26
This city in Kansas is world's largest producer of civilian aircraft
    $1000 20
Current talk show host who played Lt. Rip Riddle on "The Wackiest Ship in the Army"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Mark Michael Sharon
$6,500 $7,200 $7,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

Number of Henry VIII's wives who outlived him

Final scores:

Mark Michael Sharon
$0 $100 $13,999
3rd place: Emerson audio/visual center 2nd place: Maytag washer & dryer + Donvier ice cream maker New champion: $13,999

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Mark Michael Sharon
$5,900 $4,100 $7,000
17 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
17 R
(including 2 DDs),
5 W
14 R,
0 W

Combined Coryat: $17,000

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Game tape date: 1986-10-14
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