Responses for show #658 - Wednesday, June 17, 1987

Contestants

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Theon Banos Cross, a writer and educator originally from Boston, Massachusetts

Marty Gertsman, a retail manager originally from Brooklyn, New York

Meg Shreve, an attorney from Bolinas, California (whose 3-day cash winnings total $29,799)

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Jeopardy! Round responses

GUNS
TV TRIVIA
DINING OUT
EXPLORERS
STAMPS & COINS
ATMOSPHERIC SONGS
    $100 10
muzzle

Meg
    $100 1
My Favorite Martian

Meg
    $100 16
Long Island

Triple Stumper
    $100 13
Teddy Roosevelt

Marty
    $100 21
philanthropist

Meg
    $100 4
"Get Off of My Cloud"

Marty
    $200 11
caliber

Marty
    $200 2
(Alex: Played by Ed Asner.)

Lou Grant

Meg
    $200 17
(Meg: What is Las Vegas?)

Reno

MegMarty
    $200 14
North America

Meg
    $200 22
(Marty: What is unclassified?)

uncirclulated

MartyTheon
    $200 5
"Dust In the Wind"

Marty
    $300 18
musket

Meg
    $300 3
Mike Wallace

Marty
    $300 23
captain

Marty
    $300 15
(Marty: What is Asia?)

Africa

Marty
Triple Stumper
    $300 24
upside-down

Marty
    $600 6
(Marty: What is "Sunshine On My Shoulder"?)
[The song was not played again going into the break.]

"Sunshine On My Shoulders"

Marty
    $400 19
43

Meg
    $400 9
Florida

Marty
    $400 25
"Mac Tonight"

Meg
    $400 27
Leif Erikson

Marty
    $400 29
red

Triple Stumper
    $400 7
"FM"

Marty
    $500 20
m16

Marty
    $500 12
(Theon: What is You Are There?)

the first television commercial

Theon
Triple Stumper
    $500 26
(Alex: [after clue pick] Less than a minute to go, this clue.)

Trader

Triple Stumper
    $500 28
Coronado

Meg
    $500 8
"Rainy Day Women"

Triple Stumper

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

Meg Marty Theon
$400 $2,200 -$500

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Meg Marty Theon
$2,100 $3,500 -$300

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

THE HUMAN BODY
FASHION DESIGNERS
COLORS IN GAMES
U.S. STATES
JAPANESE WORDS
1ST FAMILY AILMENTS
    $200 1
(Meg: What are your fingers?)

tongue

MegMarty
    $200 7
Bob Mackie

Marty
    $200 19
(Alex: Of spades.)

black

Marty
    $200 2
New Hampshire

Marty
    $200 17
no

Theon
    $200 8
dog's hair

Theon
    $400 9
(Theon: What is hearing?)

eyesight

Theon
Triple Stumper
    $400 13
American Gigolo

Meg
    $400 20
(Alex: Yes, they're supposed to be, but the grass wears out and gets brown.)

green

Meg
    $900 3
California & New York

Marty
    $400 18
The Mikado

Marty
    $400 24
Lincoln

Marty
    $600 10
opposable

Meg
    $600 14
Edith Head

Meg
    $600 21
orange

Marty
    $600 4
(Theon: What is Washington?)
(Marty: What is Oregon?)

Idaho

MartyTheon
Triple Stumper
    $600 28
kamikaze

Marty
    $600 25
(Alex: You're right and we've got less than a minute to go.)

from the side (profile)

Meg
    $800 11
Achilles tendon

Meg
    $800 15
Audrey Hepburn

Theon
    $800 22
(Marty: What is red?)
[After time was up an animated Marty mumbled some other color as a guess and Alex indicated that would have been wrong as well causing Meg & Theon to smile.]

yellow

Marty
Triple Stumper
    $800 5
Colorado

Meg
    $800 29
Nippon

Meg
    $800 26
Jackson

Marty
    $500 12
(2 of) tarsal & metatarsal (or phalanges)

Meg
    $1000 16
Balenciaga

Triple Stumper
    $1000 23
purple

Marty
    $1000 6
(Marty: What is South Dakota?)

North Carolina

Marty
Triple Stumper
    $1000 30
flowers

Theon
    $1000 27
Fillmore

Marty

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Meg Marty Theon
$7,400 $7,600 $900

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

TRANSPORTATION
TheonWhat is Braniff
$900
MegWhat is TWA?
$1
MartyWhat is Braniff
$7,400
Braniff

Final scores:

Meg Marty Theon
$7,399 $15,000 $1,800
2nd place: trip on Continental & stay at Beaver Creek in Vail, Colorado New champion: $15,000 3rd place: Frigidaire refrigerator & freezer

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Meg Marty Theon
$7,900 $6,800 $900
18 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
25 R
(including 2 DDs),
5 W
5 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $15,600

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