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Show #852 - Tuesday, April 26, 1988

Missing first 17 clues.


Liz, from

Scott, from

Blaze Newman, a teacher from Encinitas, California (1-day champion whose cash winnings total $3,400)

Jeopardy! Round

    $100 25
In Israel, the counterpart to this features a red star of David, in Muslim countries, a red crescent
    $100 1
    $100 6
    $100 10
    $100 20
It's the actual river referred to in the spiritual "Deep River"
    $100 15
    $200 26
In international code, the flag for "Q" is this jaundiced color, the same as the quarantine flag
    $200 2
    $200 7
    $200 11
    $200 21
"Oh, a-rocka my soul in" this person's bosom
    $200 16
    $300 3
    $300 8
    $300 12
    $300 22
"It was good for Paul & Silas & it's good enough for me"
    $300 17
    $400 4
    $400 9
    $400 13
    $400 23
Black spiritual from the days of slavery that some Jewish people now associate with passover
    $400 18
While many a Roman emperor declared himself to be a god, this one, it's said, claimed to be all the gods
    $500 5
    $500 27
Most parts of the digestive system are included in this long "canal"
    $500 14
    $500 24
"So I'll cherish" it "till my trophies at last I lay down...& exchange it some day for a crown"
    $500 19
1 of the tribes of the Iroquois whose name ends with "a"

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

Blaze Scott Liz
$300 $700 -$400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Blaze Scott Liz
$2,000 $700 -$300

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 25
Boulder City was founded in 1931 to house people working on this
    $200 6
In "An Occurence at Owl Creek Bridge" the occurence is this tragic event
    $200 12
This Southeast Asian country has been ruled by the Mac, Tran, & Ngo dynasties
    $200 3
He sang & danced in "Idiot's Delight" the same year he made "Gone with the Wind"
    $200 9
When 1st bottled & deprived of air, wines suffer from "bottle sickness", called a wine's version of this phobia
    $200 19
In 1982, M.M. Ricci of Montreal set a record in growing a 36-pound specimen of this squash
    $400 18
It's named in honor of St. Anthony of Padua, Italy
    $400 7
"The Kugelmass Episode" is a story by this clarinet-playing Academy Award-winning director
    $400 16
Deriving their name from Welsh for "Theodore" they ruled England from 1485-1603
    $400 2
His "Make 'Em Laugh" dance in "Singin' in the Rain" was called "funniest musical number ever done"
    $400 20
Oldest datable wine, circa 230 B.C., it was salvaged & drunk by this modern oceanographer
    $400 21
German count who gave his name to the cigar-shaped dirigible airships he built
    $600 8
Tessie Hutchinson is the fatally unlucky winner of this contest in a Shirley Jackson story
    $600 13
The Oldenburg lineage includes the Duke of Edinburgh & the rulers of these 2 Scandinavian nations
    $600 1
In this dancer's 1st dramatic film, he tangoed across the screen as "Valentino"
    $600 24
Unlike other wines, this cocktail wine is occasionally stored in open barrels
    $600 22
This African island group was an independent country in 1964, but for just 3 1/2 months
    DD: $1,000 17
It was reportedly Dorothy Parker who called it "72 suburbs in search of a city"
    $800 10
Business establishment referred to in the Hemingway title, "A Clean, Well-Lighted Place"
    $800 14
It was the title used by Mongol rulers of the Yuan dynasty in China, not their last name
    $800 4
She was a ballerina in Paris when she was chosen to co-star in "An American in Paris"
    $800 26
After wine is swirled in its glass, the path the drops take down the glass is called this
    $800 23
There were racial disturbances in 1943 directed against Latinos dressed in these baggy outfits
    $1000 11
"With that faint, fleeting smile playing about his lips, he faced the firing squad", according to Thurber
    $1000 15
Russia grew vastly in size & power under this house that succeeded the Riurukid dynasty in the 17th cent.
    $1000 5
"Deer Hunter" Oscar-winner who surprised his fans with a striptease dance in "Pennies from Heaven"
    DD: $2,000 27
(VIDEO DAILY DOUBLE) Italian name for this type of bottle, often used for Chianti:
    $1000 28
These humped cattle of India were crossed with U.S. cattle to create breed better suited to warm climes

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Blaze Scott Liz
$8,200 $1,300 $1,100
(lock game)

Final Jeopardy! Round

1 of 2 20th century presidents who were the only 2 ever sworn in during August

Final scores:

Blaze Scott Liz
$11,200 $2,200 $1
2-day champion: $14,600 2nd place: trip on Eastern to Tampa Bay & stay at Safety Harbor Spa & Fitness + Jeopardy! box game 3rd place: Maytag washer & dryer + Jeopardy! box game

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Blaze Scott Liz
$8,200 $3,300 $900
18 R,
1 W
9 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
5 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $12,400

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