Show #1054 - Thursday, March 16, 1989


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Frank Silvey, an administrator from Lawndale, California

Janice Gelb, a technical editor from Los Angeles, California

Kevin Donnellan, a field examiner from Las Vegas, Nevada (whose 1-day cash winnings total $11,100)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: One or the other, or perhaps both, will appear in all the correct responses.)
    $100 9
The Plains Indians performed a dance to these animals to ensure a steady supply of meat & hides
    $100 10
Ben Hur's favorite time of the year in Pocatello would be March, since these are held then
    $100 1
In the folk song, it's the 1st question you ask Frère Jacques
    $100 2
The 1st Catholic bishop sent to this country was Palladius, not Patrick
    $100 8
1930 film that launched Jean Harlow's career, or a devil-may-care California motorcycle gang
    $200 12
U.S. cavalry leader who defeated the Cheyenne at the 1868 Battle of the Washita
    $200 26
Built in 1927, this historic Ryan monoplane cost about $10,000
    $200 3
"The ladies they will all turn out, & we'll all feel gay when" this happens
    $200 4
Muslims believe Buraq, a celestial animal of wondrous form, carried this prophet to heaven
    $200 11
This Lillian was famous for her plays, not for her mayonnaise
    $300 13
Subgroups of this tribe include the Tonto, the Lipan, & the Mescalero
    $300 25
Female nickname of the Curtiss JN-4D, 1st successful mass-produced American plane
    $300 19
It's the song in which "children listen to hear sleigh bells in the snow"
    $300 5
In Judaism, only this day of the week has a name, the others are simply numbered
    $300 28
An indolent girl, or a revolving tray she might use to serve food
    $300 17
A 1943 film title describing Hedy Lamarr, or any planet in the solar system
    $400 14
Merle Haggard sang about this Oklahoma city named for the Creek Indians' name for themselves
    $400 23
Featured in a 1988 film, only some 50 of these cars were built
    $400 21
"There'll be" these creatures "over the white cliffs of Dover tomorrow", so wear a hat
    $400 6
The Rig Veda, oldest literature in any Indo-European language, is sacred to this religion
    $400 27
It's the distinctive feature of a Murphy bed
    DD: $800 18
Title of the following 1963 novelty song:

"I went hiking / With Joe Spivey / He developed / poison ivy"
    $500 15
A brand of R.V., or a Michigan tribe that did not live in them
    $500 22
This 19th century U.S. ironclad had history's 1st revolving gun turret
    $500 20
"When I'm takin' sips from your tasty lips, seems the honey fairly drips" in this "floral" song
    $500 7
Rev. Jerry Vines, a conservative, was chosen in 1988 to head this largest U.S. Protestant denomination
    $500 24
This type of furniture is made from wood softened by steaming & then molded into curving forms
    $500 16
Question following Browning's line, "Ah, but a man's reach should exceed his grasp"

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

Kevin Janice Frank
$900 $400 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Kevin Janice Frank
$800 $1,800 $4,300

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 8
Card game named after an alcoholic drink
    $200 23
She bravely included unflattering fat photos of herself in "Elizabeth Takes Off"
    $200 1
One of the oldest 3rd parties, it was founded in Chicago in 1869 to get liquor outlawed
    $200 18
In 1869 he created his 1st successful invention, an improved stock ticker
    $200 4
Famous old shops were destroyed recently when fire swept thru the Chiado district of this Portuguese city
    $200 22
At the end, Wendy goes home but promises to return to Never Land for spring house cleaning
    $400 7
From the Dutch word for the sound of lips tasting food, it's the sound of a loud kiss
    $400 26
The heroine of Anna Murdoch's novel "Family Business" has been compared to this man, the author's spouse
    $400 15
In 1984 this party nominated Gus Hall for President, Angela Davis for Vice President
    $400 19
Back in 1774 Antoine Lavoisier discovered the role this gas plays in combustion
    $400 5
This capital city is located on the River Liffey, not the Shannon
    $400 21
In this play's final speech, Linda Loman tells the spirit of Willy she made the last house payment
    $600 6
Cheetah could tell you this small ape's name is from the Kongo, a tribe in Africa
    $600 14
The 1st of 3 Progressive Parties, its nickname came from its standard-bearer, Teddy Roosevelt
    $600 24
Diplococci bacteria live in pairs, staphylococci in clusters & these in chains
    $600 9
The oldest of the 3 Scandinavian capitals, it was founded in 1050 by King Harald III
    $600 20
In this play, as in real life, Sir Thomas More was made Lord Chancellor against his will
    $800 3
To be overprotective, it comes from taking care of a milksop, or molly in old British slang
    $800 13
In 1980, this party's Ed Clark came in a weak 4th behind the independent John Anderson
    $800 25
Term for the substance formed by a chemical reaction, or the result of multiplication
    $800 10
When this city was capital of Italy, king Victor Emmanuel II lived in its Pitti Palace
    $800 17
Shortly after the curtain rises in this modern classic, Stanley tells Stella he's going bowling
    $1000 2
From "ragman rolls", deeds on which Scottish lords swore allegiance to Edward I, it's a lot of nonsense
    DD: $1,400 12
Organized in 1891, this 3rd party called for gov't control of the railroads & telephone co.
    $1000 11
The Neva River circles this Russian city of islands that borders the Gulf of Finland
    DD: $4,000 16
Title of a Neil Simon hit that tells how Corie wants her husband to walk in Washington Square

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Kevin Janice Frank
$3,800 $2,200 $6,100

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

The letters in "made" can be made into these 2 different words, one a food & one a drink

Final scores:

Kevin Janice Frank
$7,500 $4,300 $7,700
2nd place: trip to Mountain Lake Resort in Mountain Lake, Virginia 3rd place: Daniel Mink his & hers watches New champion: $7,700

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Kevin Janice Frank
$3,400 $1,800 $10,100
12 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
12 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
25 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $15,300

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Game tape date: 1988-11-29
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