Show #1713 - Wednesday, January 29, 1992

Dave Willis game 4.


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Carolyn Lengel, a bartender and student from New York City, New York

Bob Gerris, a fire captain from Harrison, New Jersey

Dave Willis, a manager from Ventura, California (whose 3-day cash winnings total $32,401)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 1
Its name combines the Sioux word for water with the Greek word for city
    $100 23
She had the Beach Boys "rockin' and a-rollin', rockin' and a-reelin'"
    $100 15
General Mills is second to this company as a producer of breakfast cereals
    $100 8
Part of a telegram they sent Dec. 17, 1903 read, "Average speed through air thirty-one miles"
    $100 13
The film that inspired the 1991 headline "'Lambs' Chops Competition at B.O."
    $100 3
A phoney pain
    $200 2
You can't visit this Minnesota town; it was made up by Garrison Keillor
    $200 24
When Ricky Nelson said "Hello" to her, it was "Goodbye heart"
    $200 16
Caleb D. Bradham invented this soft drink in 1898 & claimed it cured dyspepsia
    $200 9
In a November 3, 1969 speech he spoke of "The Great Silent Majority"
    $200 17
This Disney film about miniaturization won a Dunce Cap Award for its ungrammatical title
    $200 4
A submissive, unassuming Athenian
    $300 5
Its state motto, "L'Etoile du Nord" calls the state this "of the North"
    $300 25
In their very first hit, the Four Seasons asked her, "Can you come out tonight?"
    $300 18
In 1948 Baron Marcel Bich started a company to make inexpensive ones of these
    $300 10
This Ethiopian emperor told the League of Nations, "God and history will remember your judgment"
    $300 21
He directed the classic 1946 espionage romance "Notorious"
    $300 14
A ceramic snow vehicle for Santa
    DD: $500 6
The last Minnesotan the Democrats ran for U.S. president, he lost in 1984
    $400 29
The Oak Ridge Boys sang, "My heart's on fire for" her
    $400 19
This doll line accounts for about 1/2 of Mattel's sales
    $400 11
This British P.M. ended his 1938 "Peace In Our Time" address with "Go home and get a nice quiet sleep"
    $400 22
Joseph Heller co-wrote this 1964 film based loosely on the Helen Gurley Brown book of the same name
    $400 27
It's what you'd call a wall painting made in the mountains between Europe & Asia
    $500 7
During a festival in September, Northfield residents reenact bank robberies pulled by this gang
    $500 30
In a 1976 Fleetwood Mac hit, she "rings like a bell through the night"
    $500 20
The Italian Agnelli family controls 40% of this auto & industrial giant
    $500 12
In 1920 he wrote, "Communism is Soviet government plus the electrification of the whole country."
    $500 26
"Hearts of Darkness" is a documentary about the making of this Francis Ford Coppola film
    $500 28
It's how you might describe a smartly dressed woman of the Roaring Twenties

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

Dave Bob Carolyn
$1,800 $1,700 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Dave Bob Carolyn
$3,500 $3,000 $2,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 2
Dingle, Donegal & Galway Bays can be found along this country's west coast
    $200 9
She was just 19 when she married Ike in 1916
    $200 16
His last book about his most famous character was "The Casebook of Sherlock Holmes" in 1927
    $200 22
During his brother's presidency, Robert Kennedy held this cabinet post
    $200 21
In Genesis 3:8 they play hide & seek with God amongst the trees
    $200 1
He got a degree in mechanical engineering in 1919 & started making mobiles in the '30s
    $400 3
Mount Erebus on this continent's Ross Island has been active since 1972
    $400 10
In 1989 it was announced that the bones of this czar & czarina had been found in a pit in 1979
    $400 17
This Tibetan religious leader wrote the book "My Land and My People"
    $400 27
A major airport is named for this Sec'y of State who served from 1953-59
    $400 23
Lesser luminary created by God on the fourth day
    $400 5
He painted figurative works such as "Going West" before starting "Drip" painting in 1947
    $600 4
The Romans called this longest river of France the Liger
    $600 11
He chose his first cousin Emma Wedgwood as his bride in 1839; perhaps it was a "natural selection"
    $600 18
"The Garden of Eden", which he began writing in the '40s in Cuba was published in 1986
    $600 28
Grandson of a Maxwell Motor Co. founder, he's been Sec'y of the Treasury since 1988
    $600 24
This animal is mentioned over 100 times in the Bible; even Jesus is nicknamed this "of the Tribe of Judah"
    DD: $1,300 6
Cow skulls & flowers are 2 frequent motifs in her paintings
    $800 14
The Thousand Islands, which really number about 1500, are located in this river, between Canada & N.Y.
    $800 12
This free-spirited dancer's love affair with sewing machine heir Paris Singer produced a son
    DD: $2,100 19
In the 1930s he wrote a 6-volume biography of his ancestor the Duke of Marlborough
    $800 29
Andrew Johnson was impeached after he tried to remove Edwin Stanton from this cabinet post
    $800 25
Moses' wife was a Midianite, a descendant of Midian, the son of this biblical patriarch
    $800 7
Apelles was court painter of this ancient kingdom where he made portraits of Alexander & Philip II
    $1000 15
New Britain & the Admiralty Islands are part of this archipelago, once held by Germany
    $1000 13
Henry VIII's sister Margaret Tudor married James IV, king of this country
    $1000 20
Frank Norris discovered this author's "Sister Carrie" while working for a publisher
    $1000 30
A controversial remark made by this Agriculture Secretary led to his resignation in 1976
    $1000 26
Amount of time between the first & second census in the book of Numbers
    $1000 8
Artist Frida Kahlo married this Mexican muralist in the late 1920s

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Dave Bob Carolyn
$7,400 $5,100 $6,200

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Taitu, the wife of Emperor Menelik II, gave this capital city its name; it means "new flower"

Final scores:

Dave Bob Carolyn
$13,000 $100 $200
4-day champion: $45,401 3rd place: Jason telescope & binoculars + Nintendo Entertainment System with Super Jeopardy! & Wheel of Fortune + InfoGenius for Game Boy 2nd place: trip on Aerocancun to Cancun, Mexico & stay at the Hotel Oasis Cancun

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Dave Bob Carolyn
$8,600 $3,800 $6,200
21 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
18 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
15 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $18,600

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Game tape date: 1991-11-12
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