Show #3684 - Thursday, September 14, 2000

Michelle Clum game 2.

Contestants

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Brian Adams, a technical editor from Santa Clara, California

Karen Sommers, a tax attorney from San Diego, California

Michelle Clum, an executive assistant originally from Wichita, Kansas (whose 1-day cash winnings total $3,799)

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Jeopardy! Round

AMERICAN HISTORY
CINEMATIC TITLE PAIRS
BRITISH LITERATURE
DINING OUT
QUICKIES
ROCK ON!
    $100 1
In September 1964 the Warren Commission concluded that he acted alone in JFK's assassination
    $100 11
1958:
"...and the Dead"
    $100 5
Concerning his "Alice in Wonderland" books, he said, "I meant nothing but nonsense"
    $100 18
Founded in the 1930s, Mrs. Knott's Chicken Dinner Restaurant became so popular this theme park grew up around it
    $100 24
In the King James Version, Paul wrote, "We shall all be changed...in" this "of an eye"
    $100 8
Test the mineral olivenite & it will leave a streak of this color
    $200 2
On December 20, 1860, as a result of Lincoln's election, this state seceded from the Union
    $200 12
1971:
"...and Maude"
    DD: $500 6
In a Christmas classic, his ghost says, "I wear the chain I forged in life"
    $200 19
If you crave Swiss food in this country (& who doesn't) head for the Swiss Barn Restaurant in Killarney
    $200 27
From military marching, "On" this means right away
    $200 16
It's the term for small rocks or stones used for paths or for making concrete
    $300 3
Fleeing the capital on August 24, 1814, she took a Gilbert Stuart portrait of Washington with her
    $300 13
1989:
"...and Hooch"
    $300 7
In this 1933 novel survivors of a plane wreck seek refuge in a utopia run by a 250-year-old high lama
    $300 21
Barbecued shrimp is the specialty of Pascal's Manale on Napoleon Avenue in this southern U.S. city
    $300 28
Maxwell House's Master Blend coffee comes in 2 versions -- ground & this
    $300 20
Of sedimentary, metamorphic or igneous, it's the type of rock formed when it cools and solidifies
    $400 4
In 1916 President Wilson sent this brigadier general into Mexico in pursuit of Pancho Villa
    $400 14
1945:
"...and the Amazons"
    $400 9
In a free-for-all between 2 groups of knights, this title character is rescued from a tight spot by the Black Sluggard
    $400 22
Some folks munch on these shelled reptiles at the Cayman Islands farm where they're hatched
    $400 29
Comic book superhero seen here
    $400 25
This very hard quartz is struck against steel to make sparks when starting a fire
    $500 10
In 1932 this Republican was elected governor of Kansas; he won reelection in 1934
    $500 15
1976:
"...and the Dirtwater Fox"
    $500 17
He wrote his stories about Bertie Wooster & his manservant Jeeves over a period of about 50 years
    $500 23
Reindeer is on the menu at Fiskekrogen, a restaurant in Bergen in this country
    $500 30
Short period it takes Manhattanites to get something done
    $500 26
It's a large rock fragment greater than 8 inches in diameter or a Colorado resort city NW of Denver

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

Michelle Karen Brian
$1,600 $400 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Michelle Karen Brian
$4,200 $400 $1,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

SISTER WENDY'S PICKS
(Alex: I hope you're familiar with Sister Wendy.)
1950s EMMYS
CENTRAL AMERICA
THE PORPOISE
TENTS
"ALL" THE WAY
    $200 2
Agnolo Bronzino's addition of this humanizes the aristocratic lady seen here
    $200 8
This Best Situation Comedy winner of 1952 & 1953 was also the number one show of those years
    $200 10
This fruit crop accounts for a third of Honduras' exports & is the country's leading source of income
    $200 11
The vaquita, an endangered species of porpoise, is found only in this gulf off Mexico
    $200 14
A pair of Boy Scouts might use this small "canine" variety of tent
    $200 1
Hypersensitivity to a substance
    $400 3
Domenico Fetti work that's a picture touched with foreboding; its title is the type of Dane Hamlet was
    $400 9
The Best Game Show of 1950 was this, hosted by Ralph Edwards; Bob Barker came later
    $400 13
The northern border of this country is the southern border of Central America
    $400 27
This term for the paddle-shaped float limb of a porpoise shares its name with a famous TV dolphin
    $400 17
2-word term for the largest & main tent of a circus
    $400 7
An L-shaped wrench that's hexagonal in cross-section
    $600 4
1 of the 2 young men seen here with the vast world of adult life around them
    DD: $1,000 24
This Best Western of 1958-59 was remade in 1994 as a movie starring Mel Gibson
    $600 21
Guatemala's coat of arms features a scroll with the date of the country's founding & this national bird
    $600 28
Unlike the shape of a dolphin's, this fin on most porpoises is triangular
    $600 18
Reportedly using canvas intended for miners' tents, he began a jeans empire in the late 1800s
    $600 12
A mixture of 2 or more metals
    $800 5
In a Correggio work, he may be encouraged in a career of amatory crime by that elusive thief, Mercury
    $800 25
She won 2 Emmys as Shultzy on "The Bob Cummings Show"; none as Alice on "The Brady Bunch"
    DD: $1,000 22
This Central American country belongs to the Commonwealth of Nations as well as the OAS
    $800 29
It's the taxonomic order & group name for whales, dolphins & porpoises
    $800 19
When Achilles was sulking in his tent, it was during this war
    $800 15
A western mountain range of the Appalachians
    $1000 6
This artist painted Charles I in his glorious hauteur & ostentation, only with reverential appreciation
    $1000 26
He won Writing awards for 1955, 1956 & 1957 for projects like "Requiem For A Heavyweight" & "Patterns"
    $1000 23
This Central American capital lies on the shores of a lake with which it shares its name
    $1000 30
Also used by bats, this method of using reflected sound helps a porpoise navigate underwater
    $1000 20
This Persian poet's last name means "tentmaker"
    $1000 16
"Crocodilian" nickname for an avocado

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Michelle Karen Brian
$9,400 $4,200 $5,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

WORD ORIGINS
This residential district of Dublin held an annual fair from 1204 to 1855, when it was closed due to frequent fights

Final scores:

Michelle Karen Brian
$8,799 $4,901 $0
2-day champion: $12,598 2nd place: Zenith 36" Hi-Resolution TV & Tivo Service 3rd place: ibeauty.com Gift Certificate

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Michelle Karen Brian
$8,800 $3,900 $5,000
23 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
13 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $17,700

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