Show #1642 - Tuesday, October 22, 1991


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Wayland Massey, an employment service specialist from Durham, North Carolina

Amy Heller, a film distributor from New York City, New York

Bill Gallagher, a teacher from Northumberland, Pennsylvania (whose 1-day cash winnings total $17,900)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 18
It's the bulging front part of the larynx & is bigger in men than in women
    $100 5
Allan Jeayes played Dr. Tulp in the 1936 film about this Dutch artist
    $100 26
This economic union was established in 1957 by the treaty of Rome
    $100 13
No city in Florida is more than 70 miles from either the Atlantic Ocean or this gulf
    $100 1
Lily Tomlin said, "the trouble with the rat race is that even if you win, you're still" 1 of these
    $100 11
Author P.L. Curran claimed a spirit dictated 4 books to her by using 1 of these boards
    $200 19
They contain tarsals, metatarsals & phalanges
    $200 6
Well-traveled artist played by David Carradine in a TV movie & Anthony Quinn in "Lust for Life"
    $200 27
This congress of 1814 & 1815 partitioned Poland among Russia, Prussia & Austria
    $200 14
Yosemite & Sequoia national parks are located in this California mountain range
    $200 2
"The Left Handed Dictionary" defines this as "a body of citizens who will try anyone once"
    $200 12
22 of the cards in a set of these fortune-telling cards are known as the greater, or major, arcana
    $300 20
The pyloric sphincter is the "door" at its exit to the small intestine
    $300 7
Halliwell's Film Guide says this 1965 film inspired 1 critic to say "Heston hits the ceiling"
    $300 15
The Boston mountains in Arkansas are the highest part of this range of hills
    $300 3
In 1774 this future president wrote, "the God who gave us life, gave us liberty at the same time"
    $300 22
Some say the ghost of this girl who was born in 1587 haunted N.C. in the form of a white deer
    $400 21
The place where specific ones of these are located on a chromosome is called a locus
    $400 8
Jose Ferrer spent much of this 1952 film on his knees, playing the short Toulouse-Lautrec
    $400 16
The Savannah River forms much of the border between Georgia & this state
    $400 4
Joseph Joubert said, "to teach is to learn" this many times
    $400 23
The luminous substance that supposedly emanates from a spiritualistic medium
    $500 25
Type of tissue that connects your ribs to your breastbone
    $500 9
In a 1966 film, Mel Ferrer played this 16th century Cretan known for his elongated figures
    $500 17
In area it's the smallest of New York city's five boroughs
    $500 10
Baltimore wit who said, "a cynic is a man who, when he smells flowers, looks around for a coffin"
    $500 24
These Hopi Indian dolls wear elaborate masks & represent spirits of the dead

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

Bill Amy Wayland
$300 $1,800 -$100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Bill Amy Wayland
$0 $2,900 $1,100

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
This Turgenev novel is also known as "Fathers and Children"
    $200 6
While working at the Swiss patent office in 1905, he published his special theory of relativity
    $200 26
The Himalayan breed of this has the long hair of the Persian & the coloring of the Siamese
    $200 21
The Phoenicians were famous for carving this tusk material, a practice now opposed by animal lovers
    $200 11
He wrote plays like "Dulcamara" before teaming up with Arthur Sullivan for operettas
    $200 14
To avoid an issue, or a woman's garment that hangs down from the waist
    $400 2
Clym Yeobright is "The Native" in the title of this 1878 Thomas Hardy novel
    $400 7
In the 1950s this medical researcher developed an oral vaccine for polio
    $400 27
This shaggy, long-haired mammal is able to do heavy work at very high altitudes
    $400 22
Praxiteles' nude statue of this Greek goddess of love was considered shocking in its day
    $400 12
Shaw's Major Barbara is a major in this organization
    $400 15
A thick, wooden shoe, or to obstruct with thick, sticky matter
    $600 3
"The Purloined Letter" opens in Paris in this detective's "little back library, or book-closet"
    $600 8
The work this Hungarian-born U.S. physicist did in developing the H-bomb is still secret
    $600 28
What we call the abominable snowman the Sherpas call this
    $600 23
A mosaic floor depicting a lion hunt was found at Pella, the birthplace of Alexander in this kingdom
    $600 13
He once worked in a real estate office, the setting of his "Glengarry Glen Ross"
    $600 16
Soft & delicate, or legal money
    $800 4
His novel "The Master of Ballantrae" is subtitled "A Winter's Tale"
    $800 9
This discoverer of oxygen was a founder of the 1st Unitarian Church in Pennsylvania in 1796
    $800 29
1933 novel by James Hilton set in a Himalayan monastery
    DD: $1,500 24
A monolith inscribed with his code was discovered at Susa, Iran in 1901
    $800 17
His comedy "The Skin of Our Teeth" follows the Antrobus family of Excelsior, N.J.
    $800 19
A length of yarn wound in a coil, or a flock of geese in flight
    $1000 5
Expatriate who based "The Aspern Papers" on a story he'd heard about Lord Byron's mistress
    $1000 10
This barometer inventor succeeded Galileo as professor of mathematics in Florence
    DD: $800 30
1 of the world's first 4 civilizations grew in this river valley, at the foot of the Himalayas
    $1000 25
The Erechtheum is an ancient Ionic temple made of this stone
    $1000 18
In this Ben Jonson play, Voltore, Corbaccio & Corvino scheme to inherit the title miser's money
    $1000 20
To come together for a common purpose, or to hit a tennis ball back and forth

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Bill Amy Wayland
$5,100 $6,100 $8,100

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Final Jeopardy! Round

At his mother's request, Jesus performed his first miracle in public at this event

Final scores:

Bill Amy Wayland
$100 $6,200 $12,201
3rd place: Magnavox camcorder 2nd place: Fila sportswear + Jules Jurgensen ladies' quartz watch New champion: $12,201

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Bill Amy Wayland
$4,400 $6,100 $8,300
13 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
16 R,
1 W
19 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W

Combined Coryat: $18,800

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Game tape date: 1991-08-27
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