Show #1074 - Thursday, April 13, 1989


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Carl Gettleman, a systems consultant from Santa Monica, California

Jim Breed, a mechanical engineer from Kansas City, Missouri (whose 3-day cash winnings total $40,897)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: And some of these are rather complicated. They are compound words, many of them.)
    $100 3
The 1st federal wildlife refuge was established in 1903 on Pelican Island in this state's Indian River
    $100 21
Romeo compared her to "a rich jewel in an Ethiop's ear"
    $100 16
Cole Porter wrote, "I've got you under" this
    $100 1
The 1st patent for making a false set of these was awarded in 1822 to C.M. Graham
    $100 11
A place for Arthur Murray to dance or cry
    $200 7
Kentucky was declared a Commonwealth, just like this state that formerly owned it
    $200 22
Legend says Julius Caesar invaded Britain because he was looking for these mollusk gems
    $200 17
The Sons of the Pioneers sang, "Here on the range I belong, drifting along with" these
    $200 2
After learning of this invention by Dutch optician Hans Lippershey, Galileo built one
    DD: $500 12
Truckin' the Quaker Company's products, or group performing the following:

"But you can get along if you try to be strong / But you'll never be strong, 'cause / You're a rich girl / And you've gone too far / 'Cause you know it don't matter anyway / You can rely on the old man's money / You can rely on the old man's money"
    $300 8
Interstate 5 runs from San Diego north to Blaine in this state
    $300 23
An onyx with alternating bands of sard & other minerals is called this
    $300 18
Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazelwood sang, "We've been talkin about" this city "ever since the fire went out"
    $300 4
This inventor of the rotary engine isn't around anymore since he died October 9, 1988
    $300 13
A child of the inventor of the telephone, or a ritzy neighborhood in Los Angeles
    $400 9
The only parts of North America occupied by Japanese troops during World War II are in this state
    $400 24
This island republic in the Indian ocean is noted for its star sapphires
    $400 19
In the famous hymn, title words preceding "how sweet the sound that saved a wretch like me"
    $400 5
A 1643 invention, Torricelli's inverted tube of mercury was the 1st form of this weather instrument
    $400 14
Steal aluminum foil or accept blame for someone else who did
    $500 10
The Battle of Tippecanoe took place in 1811 near present-day Lafayette in this Midwestern state
    $500 25
The name of this gem comes from an Old French adjective meaning "pomegranate-red"
    $500 20
This "South Pacific" sweetie is "a hundred and one pounds of fun"
    $500 6
Invented in 1856 by William Perkin, the 1st synthetic dye turned things this color
    $500 15
Berating, or pouring juices over the young sheep while it's roasting

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

Jim Carl Glenn
$400 $700 $500

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jim Carl Glenn
$200 $300 $2,300

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 6
In the tomb of Queen Shub-ad of Sumeria, this device for plucking eyebrows was found w/ her cosmetics
    $200 14
The diary of this man, credited with being the 1st to reach the North Pole, indicates he may have missed it
    $200 1
Former president who wrote about his love of fishing & hiking in his 1988 book "An Outdoor Journal"
    $200 21
Evaporated milk is whole sweet milk from which about 60% of this has been removed
    $200 11
She founded a monastery with her husband, Leofric, but she's more famous for her legendary ride
    $400 7
Tara, in County Meath, was the capital city of the 5 Celtic kingdoms of this country
    $400 15
Due to the low ratings on these in 1988, NBC promised key advertisers free air time
    $400 2
This activist folk singer titled her recent autobiography "And a Voice to Sing With"
    $400 12
Even if you believe she was guilty, she never "gave her mother 40 whacks" -- it was her stepmother
    $600 8
After Cleopatra's death in 30 B.C., Egypt became a province of this ruling nation
    $600 16
Reacting to some near collisions, the FAA cut the number of landings at these 2 Chicago airports
    $600 3
Football pro who called his 1987 autobiography "Cruisin' with the Tooz"
    $600 13
In 1986, 56-year-old Eva Burroughs became the youngest person ever elected General of this "army"
    $600 25
Of the Marines at Iwo Jima, Chester Nimitz said this kind of "valor was a common virtue"
    $800 9
Chinese records of this river overflowing its banks go back as far as 2297 B.C.
    $800 17
Vladimir Kryuchkov was recently named to head this organization Yuri Andropov once ran
    $800 4
His 1961 book "The Agony & the Ecstasy" was a fictionalized biography of Michelangelo
    $800 26
The name of this slightly fermented cream is French for "fresh cream"
    $800 19
In 1988 she became the 1st person to win the tennis Grand Slam since Margaret court did it in 1970
    $800 24
William Ernest Henley wrote, "under the bludgeonings of chance my head is bloody, but" this
    $1000 10
The Minoan civilization, the 1st great civilization of Europe, flourished on this island
    $1000 18
New federal regulations require banks to clear out-of-state checks within this many business days
    $1000 5
He worked in a paint factory in Elyria, Ohio before writing "Winesburg, Ohio"
    DD: $1,600 22
Also called "clotted cream", it was named for a county in England
    DD: $1,500 20
The beautiful Emma Hamilton was best known as the mistress of this 19th c. naval hero
    $1000 23
Sir Walter Scott wrote, "to the vile dust, from whence he sprung, unwept, unhonored and" this

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jim Carl Glenn
-$200 $1,500 $6,000
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

3 of the 6 original members of the European Common Market

Final scores:

Jim Carl Glenn
-$200 $3,000 $8,500
3rd place: Ashley oak & brass entertainment center 2nd place: trip to Fort Lauderdale, Florida New champion: $8,500

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Jim Carl Glenn
$1,400 $1,500 $6,000
13 R,
6 W
(including 1 DD)
9 R,
5 W
18 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $8,900

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