Responses for Show #2608 - Wednesday, December 27, 1995

1995-B Seniors Tournament semifinal game 3.

Contestants

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Parma Holt, a homemaker from Silver Spring, Maryland

Dave Tucker, a real estate broker from Luray, Virginia

Jerry Platzman, a pharmacist and attorney from Monsey, New York

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Jeopardy! Round responses

FAMOUS TEXANS
9-LETTER WORDS
POTENT POTABLES
HISTORY
SONG LYRICS
AROUND THE WORLD
    $100 12
Dale Evans

Parma
    $100 11
a valentine

Jerry
    $100 18
apricots

Jerry
    $100 6
Tokyo

Jerry
    $100 13
tulips

Parma
    $100 1
the Danube

Dave
    $200 23
Jimmy Dean

Parma
    $200 26
an escalator

Jerry
    $200 19
tequila

Jerry
    $200 7
India

Jerry
    $200 14
the clowns

Jerry
    $200 2
Brazil

Parma
    $300 24
Lee Trevino

Jerry
    $300 28
a tarpaulin

Jerry
    $300 20
gin

Jerry
    $300 8
the Cape of Good Hope

Dave
    $300 15
music, music, music

Parma
    $300 3
Helsinki

Dave
    $400 25
Van Cliburn

Dave
    $400 29
a catechism

Parma
    $400 21
a Black Russian

Jerry
    $1,200 9
(Gamal Abdel) Nasser

Dave
    $400 16
(my) souvenirs

Jerry
    $400 4
the Red Sea

Jerry
    $500 27
Cyd Charisse

Parma
    $500 30
magnitude

Parma
    $500 22
(Dave: What is port?)
...
(Alex: You ran the category.)
[Applause]
(Alex: We know where your interests are.)
(Jerry: Especially after this round.)

Madeira

JerryDave
    $500 10
(Jerry: What is Sicily?)
(Dave: What is Corsica?)

Sardinia

JerryDave
Triple Stumper
    $500 17
(Jerry: What is "Me And My Shadow"?)

"Ain't Misbehavin'"

Jerry
Triple Stumper
    $500 5
Bali

Dave

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

Jerry Dave Parma
$500 $1,900 $700

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jerry Dave Parma
$2,700 $1,800 $2,300

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

THE BIBLE
STATE CAPITALS
LITERARY HODGEPODGE
BUSINESS & FINANCE
THE SUPREME COURT
QUOTATIONS
    $200 7
John the Baptist

Jerry
    $200 15
Denver

Dave
    $200 26
Agatha Christie

Dave
    $200 12
a partner

Jerry
    $200 6
Thurgood Marshall

Parma
    $200 1
the dodo

Dave
    $400 14
Moses

Dave
    $400 16
Helena

Jerry
    $400 13
a portfolio

Parma
    $1,000 8
Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Jerry
    $400 2
Grant

Jerry
    $600 23
Paul

Parma
    $600 17
Phoenix

Jerry
    $600 29
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]

Samuel Coleridge

Jerry
    $600 18
insider trading

Jerry
    $600 9
the Sherman Antitrust Act

Jerry
    $600 3
(Jerry: What is a power trip?)

aphrodisiac

JerryDave
    $800 24
Armageddon

Parma
    $800 21
Augusta

Parma
    $800 28
"Evangeline"

Parma
    $800 19
a prospectus

Triple Stumper
    $800 10
(Dave: Who is Frankfurter?)

Justice William O. Douglas

Dave
Triple Stumper
    $800 4
Our Town

Jerry
    $3,000 25
(Alex: We have less than a minute to go.)

Ruth

Parma
    $1000 22
Salem

Parma
    $1000 27
Nathaniel Hawthorne

Parma
    $1000 20
a finder's fee

Dave
    $1000 11
(Jerry: What is the First Amendment?)
...
(Alex: The one that deals with the militia and the right to bear arms.)

the Second Amendment

Jerry
Triple Stumper
    $1000 5
the fair

Triple Stumper

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jerry Dave Parma
$6,500 $3,600 $10,900

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

ADVERTISING SYMBOLS
DaveWho was Clare Booth Luce
$3,600
JerryWho is Betty Crocker?
$6,500
ParmaWho is Rosie the Riveter?
$2,200
Betty Crocker

Final scores:

Jerry Dave Parma
$13,000 $0 $8,700
Finalist 3rd place: $5,000 2nd place: $5,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Jerry Dave Parma
$5,900 $2,800 $8,900
24 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
12 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
17 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W

Combined Coryat: $17,600

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