Show #1716 - Monday, February 3, 1992


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Jeff Barclay, a real estate investor originally from New York City, New York

Jeanne Boyle, a municipal bond broker from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Bob Murphy, a pediatrician from Oakhurst, New Jersey (whose 1-day cash winnings total $6,700)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We'll give you the dance; you identify the country for us.)
    $100 15
This Alpine country's flag, red with a white cross, is based on that of the Crusaders
    $100 1
"Arnold the pig hams it up in Hollywood"
    $100 20
In 12 B.C. a pyramid was built in this city as a monument to the tribune Gaius Cestius
    $100 7
She was fourth runner-up in the Miss Georgia Universe pageant before joining "Wheel of Fortune"
    $100 2
It's the Boy Scout motto
    $100 26
The square dance
    $200 16
Lesotho's new flag contains a shield, a short spear, a club & a feather from this large bird
    $200 8
"Crockett and Tubbs catch a gubernatorial candidate with his pants down"
    $200 21
This Corsican defeated a much larger Egyptian force at the Battle of the Pyramids in 1798
    $200 12
She was born Raisa Maksimovna Titorenko in Rubtsovsk, Siberia
    $200 3
A Cub Scout unit is called a pack; a similar Boy Scout unit is called this
    $200 27
The Cossack dance
    $300 17
The tallith, a blue & white prayer shawl, was adopted as the basis for this country's flag
    $300 9
"Trying to recover top secret plans, Max boards a ship loaded with spies"
    $300 22
A goal of his Ra expeditions was to show that pyramid-building could have come to the New World from the old
    $300 13
This Supreme Court justice took the post of majority leader of the Arizona State Senate in 1973
    $300 4
To qualify for this highest rank of scouting, a boy must earn 21 merit badges
    $300 28
The gavotte
    $400 18
This Caribbean country's flag is called "La Estrella Solitaria" or the Lone Star
    $400 10
"Maddie questions the direction--& existence--of her relationship with David"
    $400 23
The Transamerica Pyramid, one of this city's most striking buildings, is on Montgomery St.
    $400 14
Mildred Didrikson got this nickname because she reminded some of a certain baseball player
    $400 5
This monthly magazine for Boy Scouts has been published since 1911
    $400 29
The tarantella
    $500 19
The flag of this Canadian province bears the cross of St. Andrew
    $500 11
"Mandatory Drug Testing Comes to St. Eligius"
    $500 24
A 7-man walking pyramid was a specialty of this high-wire family until a 1962 fall
    DD: $1,000 25
Kate Douglas Wiggin wrote this 1903 work about a 10-year-old named Rebecca Rowena Randall
    $500 6
The Boy Scouts began in England in 1907 when a camp for 22 boys was organized by this man
    $500 30
The czardas

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Bob Jeanne Jeff
$300 $1,500 $2,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Bob Jeanne Jeff
$1,000 $3,200 $3,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 17
At the end of the Spanish Civil War in 1939, this man became dictator & remained in power until 1975
    $200 7
Robert Todd Lincoln ran this sleeping car company from 1897 to 1911
    $200 8
In a health food store, vegetables grown without chemicals & pesticides are generally marked this
    $200 2
Erica Jong's "How to Save Your Own Life" was a sequel to this 1973 novel
    $200 22
Using a lot of reinforced concrete, Danish architect Jorn Utzon designed this Sydney landmark
    $200 1
Wm. Thompson, killed in action in 1950, was the 1st Black to win the Medal of Honor in this war
    $400 18
This city, Spain's second largest, has a museum devoted to Catalan art
    $400 13
A 1950 Washington Post review of her singing said, "She is flat a good deal of the time"
    $400 9
Some studies suggest that colon cancer is linked to a low intake of this plant & grain substance
    $400 3
The Reverend L.M. Birkhead of Kansas City was advisor to Sinclair Lewis on this 1927 novel
    $400 28
After a fire, Stanford White rebuilt the University of Virginia rotunda designed by this man
    $400 24
Speaking before the Democratic Nat'l Convention in 1988, he urged Americans to "keep hope alive"
    $600 19
It's Spain's only nationally owned airline
    $600 14
On May 27, 1967 she christened the aircraft carrier named for her father
    $600 10
These compounds, such as starches & sugars, are the main source of energy in the diet
    $600 4
This Carson McCullers novel told the story of John Singer, a man who cannot hear or speak
    $600 23
These Roman structures for washing & socializing were called thermae, from Greek for hot
    $600 25
He broke the color barrier in baseball, & in 1949 was voted the Nat'l League's most valuable player
    DD: $1,000 20
The vineyards of Jerez de la Frontera, north of Cadiz, provide the grapes from which this amber wine is made
    DD: $1,000 15
She was born Oct. 19, 1967, 15 years after her next youngest sibling
    $800 11
A protein is said to be complete if it contains all of the "essential" ones of these
    $800 5
His first novel was "Other Voices, Other Rooms"
    $800 29
Architect of the East Wing of the National Gallery of Art, he was born in Canton, China
    $800 26
When Victoria Woodhull ran for pres. in 1872, this orator was her running mate
    $1000 21
It's 1 of 2 island groups considered Spanish provinces
    $1000 16
She is married to the junior senator from Virginia
    $1000 12
While a lack of this mineral can cause anemia, too much of it can damage the liver & other tissues
    $1000 6
This 1925 Anita Loos novel is subtitled "The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady"
    $1000 27
In the 1837 Battle of Okeechobee, Black commander John Horse led these Indians

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Bob Jeanne Jeff
$6,800 $3,200 $6,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

2 of the 3 U.S. states that have Erie Counties

Final scores:

Bob Jeanne Jeff
$13,600 $6,200 $7,800
2-day champion: $20,300 3rd place: Sentry safe concealed in a wood cabinet + a Nintendo Entertainment System with Super Jeopardy! & Wheel of Fortune + InfoGenius for Nintendo Game Boy 2nd place: Dynamark Security Centers Olympic 17 home intrusion & fire protection system + Jean Roulet 18-karat-gold-layered-over-brass timepiece shaped to look like a gold bar with date, alarm & all-quartz movement

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Bob Jeanne Jeff
$6,800 $4,700 $6,800
17 R,
3 W
13 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 2 DDs)
19 R,
0 W

Combined Coryat: $18,300

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Game tape date: 1991-11-13
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