Show #3018 - Wednesday, October 15, 1997

Peter Scott game 3.

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Trish Thompson, an attorney from Atlanta, Georgia

Ted Kreps, a lawyer & teacher from Los Angeles, California

Peter Scott, an advertising manager from Washington, D.C. (whose 2-day cash winnings total $16,301)

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Jeopardy! Round

PRESIDENTIAL BIRTHPLACES
THE "BLUES"
WHEN THEY WERE IN COLLEGE
CARROTS
100 _____ MAKE A....
NOTED PUSSYCATS
    $100 14
August 19, 1946 in Hope, Arkansas
    $100 11
This duo dreamed up by John Belushi & Dan Aykroyd began as a pre-show warmup act for "SNL"
    $100 1
He made the dean's list at Queens College -- what would his TV neighbor Kramer think of that?
    $100 3
The carotene in carrots supplies you with this vitamin
    $100 21
Scrape together 100 sen & you can trade them in for one of these in Japan
    $100 8
When talking about Sylvester, this character calls him a "Puddy Tat"
    $200 16
January 9, 1913 in Yorba Linda, California
    $200 20
In 1992 Hard Rock Cafe founder Isaac Tigrett jazzed things up with the opening of this music club
    $200 2
The first time he saw his partner Elaine May, he was in a college play & she was glaring at him
    $200 4
In some parts of the world, carrots are roasted, ground & used as a substitute for this, like chicory
    $200 27
The United Kingdom's pound sterling breaks down into 100 of these
    $200 10
In the 1970 hit comedy "The Owl and the Pussycat", she was the title feline to George Segal's owl
    $300 17
May 29, 1917 in Brookline, Massachusetts
    $300 24
This 1983 Elton John hit featured Stevie Wonder on harmonica
    $300 9
This astronaut dropped out of Swarthmore to pursue a tennis career but later earned her Ph.D. at Stanford
    $300 5
Carrots are one of the octet of vegetables in this Campbell's drink introduced nationwide in 1948
    $300 28
100 paisas make up one of these in India
    $300 15
Tom Jones' 1965 hit single "What's New Pussycat" was written by Hal David & this partner
    $400 22
August 27, 1908 near Stonewall, Texas
    DD: $1,000 25
Group heard here in a hit from the '80s:
    $400 12
Martin Scorsese earned a B.S. & an M.A. from this Manhattan university's film school, & also taught there
    $400 6
It's the top carrot-producing state
    $400 29
100 of these make up a French franc
    $400 18
Some Mother Goose scholars believe that this was the real queen visited by "Pussycat, Pussycat"
    $500 23
October 27, 1858 in New York City
    $500 26
The soundtrack to this Spike Lee film includes the selections "Say Hey" & "Knocked Out the Box"
    $500 13
She was elected Duke's student body president years before her husband lost the '96 presidential election
    $500 7
Among veggies, lettuce is a salad crop; broccoli is a cole crop & carrots, this
    $500 30
100 of these make a mark in Germany
    $500 19
3 years after playing "A Kitten With A Whip", she grew up as the title kitty in "The Tiger and the Pussycat"

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

Peter Ted Trish
$1,500 $700 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Peter Ted Trish
$2,400 $4,100 $2,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

AMERICAN HERSTORY
AWARDS
HOLIDAYS & OBSERVANCES
JOHN HUSTON FILMS
CAPES
FOREIGN ANAGRAMS
(Alex: Each correct response in this category will be a foreign word - it wlll be an anagram of a word in English that is found in the clue)
    $200 2
It's been said that in 1776 she put 5-pointed stars on the U.S. flag because they were easier to cut
    $200 14
The Palme D'Or, awarded by this French city's film festival, comes from the city's coat of arms
    $200 7
Phrase that begins the rhyme "...Smell our feet, we want something good to eat"
    $200 1
The first film Huston directed was this classic 1941 Sam Spade story
    $200 21
This promontory on a barrier island is the site of the John F. Kennedy Space Center
    $200 26
The cheer that Leo uses at the bullfight in Spain
    $400 10
She wrote, "I knew then that 'W-A-T-E-R' meant the ... cool something that was flowing over my hand"
    $400 15
A British order of knighthood is named for this process of washing the body
    $400 8
On the feast of St. Francis of Assisi people bring these to priests to have them blessed
    $400 3
Writing this screenplay for Huston inspired Ray Bradbury to write the novel "Green Shadows, White Whale"
    $400 22
In 1620 the Pilgrims dropped anchor in Provincetown Harbor on this cape
    $400 27
A Dutch person may show you this picture of his foot
    $600 11
The founder of Hull House, her bust is in the Hall of Fame for Great Americans
    $600 16
The Playboy Foundation gives awards named for this free-speech amendment to the U.S. Constitution
    $600 9
This, the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, is sort of the Muslim equivalent of Lent
    $600 4
Huston briefly appears in "The Treasure of the Sierra Madre" as a man who gives this star 4 pesos
    $600 23
No point on any continent is closer to Antarctica than this Chilean cape
    DD: $800 12
From 1975 to 1979 she was a Superior Court judge in Maricopa County, Arizona
    $800 17
This Swede who saved thousands of Hungarian Jews was made an honorary U.S. citizen in 1981
    $800 19
This holiday's name came from "shriving", purifying yourself by confessing your sins
    DD: $800 5
Huston was one of 5 directors of this 1967 spoof & appeared in the following scene: [video clue]
    $800 24
Cape Morris Jesup on this Danish island was named for a pres. of the American Museum of Natural History
    $1000 13
In 1941 she cast the sole vote in the House against entering WWII
    $1000 18
This British-Iranian woman won the George Polk Award for her CNN reportage from Bosnia
    $1000 20
A Philadelphia museum traces the history of this group famous for its New Year's Day parades
    $1000 6
Huston directed this 1961 cowboy film that Arthur Miller wrote for Marilyn Monroe
    $1000 25
Cape Campbell & Cape Palliser are on opposite sides of the Cook Strait in this country

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Peter Ted Trish
$10,800 $6,300 $1,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

20th CENTURY NOVELISTS
After success writing in English, he & his son Dmitri translated some of his earlier Russian novels

Final scores:

Peter Ted Trish
$15,301 $1,799 $1
3-day champion: $31,602 2nd place: Trip to Sheraton Maui, Hawaii 3rd place: Gateway 2000 Family Desktop PC System

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Peter Ted Trish
$10,800 $5,700 $1,600
24 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
13 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $18,100

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