Show #1871 - Monday, October 26, 1992

1992 Celebrity Jeopardy! game 1.

Contestants

Regis Philbin, a TV host from Live with Regis and Kathie Lee

Donna Mills, an actress from Knots Landing

Carol Burnett, an actress, comedienne, and star from stage, screen and television

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Jeopardy! Round

EUROPEAN HISTORY
ITALIAN FOOD
WOMEN IN SPORTS
FASHION DESIGNERS
ACTORS ON STAGE
U.S. STATES
    $100 20
His family became Christian, but this Viking explorer nicknamed "the Red" remained a pagan
    $100 6
Don't be alarmed if your lasagne verde is this color; it's supposed to be
    $100 11
In July 1992, Patty Sheehan beat Juli Inkster in an 18-hole playoff to win this sport's U.S. Women's Open
    $100 12
Givenchy costumed this actress for "Breakfast at Tiffany's" & even created a perfume for her
    $100 1
Christian Slater played Billy Mowcher in the 1981 musical "Copperfield", based on this novel
    $100 13
This state produces over 30% of the nation's cheese
    $200 21
She sidestepped her other suitors & married her own choice, Ferdinand of Aragon, in 1469
    $200 7
Traditionally, prosciutto is served as a first course with figs or this fruit
    $200 18
Perry Ellis began his career as a buyer for Miller & Rhoads department store in this Virginia capital
    $200 2
Mildred Dunnock was perhaps best known for creating the role of Linda Loman in this play
    $200 14
Hawaii's state seal features a shield flanked by the goddess of liberty & this king
    $300 22
This small Iberian country became independent in 1143, so it's one of the oldest nations in Europe
    $300 8
The Italian word for spring, it describes pasta dishes made with fresh vegetables
    DD: $400 19
Before he became a couturier, Mainbocher edited the Paris edition of this U.S. fashion magazine
    $300 3
Carol Baker's daughter, Blanche Baker, played this Nabokov nymphet in a 1981 play by Edward Albee
    $300 15
This "Cornhusker" State's name comes from an Indian word for "flat water", a reference to the Platte River
    $400 23
The name of this woman who was executed at Vincennes in 1917 became a synonym for a seductive spy
    $400 9
In Italy these shellfish found in pasta sauces are known as vongole
    $400 25
She was 86 when the Broadway musical about her premiered in 1969
    $400 4
Bruce Dern & Rip Torn were in the original cast of this playwright's "Sweet Bird of Youth"
    $400 16
This "Down East" state is bordered by only 1 state & 2 provinces
    $500 24
This Scottish queen's second husband, Lord Darnley, was also her first cousin
    $500 10
Popular in Northern Italy, it's usually a cornmeal mush, but some people make it with chestnut meal
    $500 26
Donna Karan was once an associate designer to this woman whose last name also began with the letter K
    $500 5
Tyne Daly & Angela Lansbury won Tonys for playing Mama Rose in this musical, but Ethel Merman didn't
    $500 17
The pecan is the state nut not of Georgia, but of this neighbor to the west

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 11):

Carol Donna Regis
$1,600 $1,100 $0

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Carol Donna Regis
$2,000 $1,900 $900

Double Jeopardy! Round

GENERAL SCIENCE
SONG STANDARDS
DANCE
HOBBIES
SHAKESPEARE
OLD MOVIES
    $200 14
Andres Celsius & Gabriel Fahrenheit invented types of these that use different scales
    $200 6
"Whenever I feel afraid, I hold my head erect and" do this, "so no one will suspect I'm afraid"
    $200 11
Carl Sagan & his "Cosmos" series were credited with creating a renewed interest in this hobby
    $200 1
She was in her teens when she made her first film with Montgomery Clift, "A Place in the Sun"
    $400 7
Do this "and let me play among the stars; let me see what spring is like on Jupiter and Mars"
    $400 12
For hobbyists who explore these, the National Speleological Soc. recommends having a hard hat & lights
    $400 2
Charley Grapewin who played Grandpa Joad in "The Grapes of Wrath" played Uncle Henry in this 1939 classic
    $600 8
"And its torment won't be through till you let me spend my life making love to you" then
    $600 13
Someone who dabbles in deltiology collects & studies these "greetings from" around the world
    $600 3
Appropriately, she sang "The Lady in the Tutti-Frutti Hat" in the 1943 musical "The Gang's All Here"
    DD: $700 9
It's the question asked in "I Got Rhythm"
    $800 4
In 1932 Cary Grant played Lt. Pinkerton in a non-musical film based on this Puccini opera
    $1000 10
"The night is young, the skies are clear, and if you want to go walking, dear, it's" this, "it's" this, "it's" this
    $1000 16
The maxixe, a ballroom dance, evolved in this largest South American country in the 1870s
    $1000 15
This term for a coin collector comes from a Greek word meaning "what is sanctioned by law"
    $1000 5
Laurence Olivier wanted Vivian Leigh to play his wife in "Rebecca", but this actress got the job

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Carol Donna Regis
$5,200 $2,100 $3,800

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Final Jeopardy! Round

HISTORIC NAMES
For his licentious behavior, monk Grigori Yefimovich Novykh earned this nickname meaning "debauched one"

Final scores:

Carol Donna Regis
$2,900 $0 $2,300
Winner: $10,000 to amfAR 3rd place: $10,000 to the Earth Communications Office (ECO) 2nd place: $10,000 to Cardinal Hayes High School

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Carol Donna Regis
$5,200 $2,100 $4,300
14 R,
1 W
6 R,
1 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $11,600

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