Show #3405 - Friday, May 28, 1999

Contestants

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Ji Hee Seuk, a project coordinator from New York City, New York

Melissa Koester, a library media specialist from Wixom, Michigan

Alan Walters, a policeman from Georgetown, South Carolina (whose 1-day cash winnings total $12,001)

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Jeopardy! Round

U.S. GEOGRAPHY
PRESIDENTIAL LAST WORDS
(Alex: You have to identify the president, of course.)
WE LOVE LUCY
(Alex: We'll give you the dance, you give the country in...)
COUNTRY DANCING
THE COCKTAIL HOUR
HOLLYWOODSPEAK
    $100 2
This river's delta covers more than 12,000 square miles in Louisiana
    $100 1
1945:
"I have a terrible headache"
    $100 16
Lucy & Ricky's New York landlords
    $100 25
The Lindy Hop
    $100 5
The classic version is 1 1/2 oz. gin, 3/4 oz. dry vermouth, lemon twist or olive
    $100 4
The popular films of this genre can be known as "oaters" or "horse operas"
    $200 3
This mountain system stretches from New Mexico to the Brooks Range north of the Arctic Circle
    $200 18
1799:
"It is well"
    $200 17
Lucy Ricardo's maiden name reflected her fictional ancestry in this country
    $200 26
The Gavotte
    $200 6
Last name of Tom, made with the juice of 1/2 a lemon, 1 tsp. powdered sugar & 2 oz. gin
    $200 10
Also known as a "tenpercenter", a good one of these can open doors in Tinseltown
    $300 14
The Wichita Mountains are not in Kansas but in this state on its southern border
    $300 19
1885:
"Water!"
    $300 23
Of 1950, 1953 or 1956, the year of Little Ricky's "birth" & Desi Arnaz Jr.'s birth
    $300 27
The Sevillanas
    $300 7
"If you like" these, make them with 2 oz. light rum, 2 oz, cream of coconut & 4 oz. pineapple juice
    $300 11
Erica Kane could tell you it's the dramatic form known as a "sudser" in Hollywood
    $400 15
Although a mile wide in some places, this principal river of Nebraska is too shallow to be navigable
    $400 20
1969:
"I have always loved my country"
    $400 24
In one episode Lucy tries to steal the cement block with this actor's footprints in it as a souvenir
    $400 28
The Habanera
    $400 8
1 oz. vodka, 4 oz. orange juice, 1/2 oz. Galliano give you this somewhat violent gent
    DD: $500 12
This TV network is "The Eye Web"
    $500 22
This state capital is known for a variety of oysters found primarily in Puget Sound
    $500 21
1893:
"I know that I am going to where Lucy is"
    $500 29
One of the 2 names of the nightclubs where Ricky Ricardo was a bandleader
    $500 30
The Czardas
    $500 9
Drink this, made with 1 oz. lime juice, 1 oz. triple sec & 1 oz. vodka, & you may be ready for a suicide mission
    $500 13
In the lingo of Variety, a "diskery" is a company that produces these

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Alan Melissa Ji Hee
$100 -$100 $2,100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Alan Melissa Ji Hee
$1,400 $1,100 $2,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

ECOLOGY
STATE FLOWERS
BIBLICAL MADNESS
OSCAR WINNING ROLES
FROM RUSSIA
WITH "LOVE"
    $200 11
In 1998 the Makah Indians of Washington resumed hunting these after a 70-year respite
    $200 21
This state flower of Massachusetts shares its name with the ship that brought the Pilgrims to the New World
    $200 14
Forced from this kingdom, Nebuchadnezzar ate grass & grew his hair until his reason returned
    $200 6
Jake La Motta
    $200 26
The second M in MGM, this Russian immigrant created the star system as one of the heads of that company
    $200 1
In 1834 Xavier Jouvin's "hand"y cutting device allowed mass production of these fashion accessories
    $400 12
The 440-pound males of these jungle creatures are so heavy they usually don't climb trees like their relatives
    $400 22
Its state flower is the Rocky Mountain Columbine
    $400 15
This king is credited with writing in Ecclesiastes, "I gave my heart to know wisdom, and to know madness"
    $400 7
Elmer Gantry
    $400 27
This immigrant was a longtime president of RCA & rose to brigadier general during WWII
    $400 2
Things went smoother for him aboard Apollo 8 in '68 than Apollo 13 in '70
    $600 13
Ras Mohammed National Park at the southern tip of the Sinai Peninsula is known for these marine constructions
    $600 23
Interestingly, this fruit's blossom is the state flower of Delaware, but not of Georgia
    $600 16
When Balaam went astray, he got into an argument with one of these animals
    $600 8
Blind Lt. Col. Frank Slade (Ret.)
    $600 28
In the 1940s he & Lincoln Kirstein founded the New York City Ballet
    $600 3
Despite it's suicidal name, you'll feel exalted at this site on Lookout Mountain near Chattanooga, Tennessee
    $800 19
We'd like to catch red-handed those responsible for making the black-footed species of this endangered
    $800 24
This desert shrub is so abundant in Nevada that it gave the state one of its nicknames
    DD: $1,000 17
This man's diet of locusts & wild honey led some to think he was possessed
    $800 9
Terry Malloy
    $800 29
The craft seen here [helicopter] bears the name of this Russian-born engineer
    $800 4
Completes the title of Alan Paton's acclaimed novel "Cry, The..."
    $1000 20
The lack of this bird on Mauritius almost caused the extinction of a nut tree there
    $1000 25
The fragrant light purple variety of this shrub is New Hampshire's state flower
    $1000 18
This future king escaped from vengeful Philistines by pretending to be a drooling madman
    DD: $1,000 10
Mammy
    $1000 30
The story of this woman who wrote "The Story of Civilization" with husband Will began in Russia in 1898
    $1000 5
Endangered shorebird seen here

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Alan Melissa Ji Hee
$1,400 $6,700 $5,400

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Final Jeopardy! Round

'90s TRENDS
(Alex: There have been a lot of them.)
This adornment has been seen on Cher, Dennis Rodman & the 5,000-year-old "Iceman" found in 1991

Final scores:

Alan Melissa Ji Hee
$100 $8,001 $0
2nd place: Trip to Lake Arrowhead Resort, California New champion: $8,001 3rd place: Tasco Sport Optics

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Alan Melissa Ji Hee
$2,400 $6,700 $5,100
14 R,
6 W
(including 1 DD)
17 R,
4 W
15 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $14,200

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