Show #3409 - Thursday, June 3, 1999

Contestants

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Preston Spickler, an actor originally from Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

Marina Rimer, a bartender from Los Angeles, California

Dave Martin, an English teacher from Sweet Home, Oregon (whose 1-day cash winnings total $14,500)

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Jeopardy! Round

BRITISH PRIME MINISTERS
COUNTY SEATS
"DREAM"Y SONGS
BILL GATES' 50 BILLION
SPOUSE IN COMMON
GANGSTER'S DICTIONARY
    $100 16
1940-1945,
1951-1955
    $100 11
Hilo, I love you, you're the seat of this county that's also a "Big Island"
    $100 1
1 of 2 "dream"y Top 20 songs recorded by Cass Elliott with The Mamas and The Papas
    $100 26
If his employee's price is $50.00, Bill could buy a billion of the "98" version of this operating system
    $100 3
Elliott Gould,
James Brolin
    $100 17
I hates it when the cops put these "bracelets" on me after a bust
    $200 18
1990-1997
    $200 12
Paris (population 8,730) is the seat of Bourbon County in this state
    $200 2
Title that follows "When I want you in my arms, when I want you and all your charms, whenever I want you..."
    $200 27
In this state where he lives, Bill could pay the governor's salary for 413,000 years
    $200 7
Heather Locklear,
Pamela Anderson
    $200 22
You mugs, I need a "can opener", a tool used to open one of these, not a tin can
    $300 19
1937-1940
    $300 13
This Iowa city, the seat of Black Hawk County, has a name Wellington would remember
    $300 4
"Cheer up sleepy Jean, oh what can it mean to" one of these "and a homecoming queen"
    $300 28
In 1997 Americans spent about $40 billion on these, & many wanted to be in Bill's
    $300 8
Roger Vadim,
Tom Hayden
    $300 23
Roll out these "bones", boys, so we can play some games of chance
    DD: $400 20
The Elder,
1766-1768;
The Younger,
1783-1801,
1804-1806
    $400 14
Quincy, Illinois is the seat of a county with this presidential name
    $400 5
In 1959 Bobby Darin wailed, "Every night I hope and pray", she "will come my way"
    $400 29
OK, we're not allowing for inflation, but Bill could afford over 8,000 Steve Austins, this title character
    $400 9
Ava Gardner,
Mia Farrow
    $400 24
One day I might go legit & get a cush job as a "gumshoe", a private one of these
    $500 21
1945-1951
    $500 15
As I walked out in the streets of this city, I was in the seat of Webb County, Texas
    $500 6
In the 1986 film "Blue Velvet", Dean Stockwell performs a lip-synched rendition of this Roy Orbison hit
    $500 30
Bill could easily bid on Bolivia: their GDP, this annual figure, is less than half what he's worth
    $500 10
Ursula Andress,
Linda Evans
    $500 25
Keep your head low...I just saw a "Salt & Pepper", one of these, go by

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

Dave Marina Preston
$2,300 -$700 -$200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Dave Marina Preston
$3,200 $0 -$100

Double Jeopardy! Round

CIVIL WAR LITERATURE
HISTORIC NAMES
TV MINISERIES
TAKE A PILL
KNOTS TO YOU
THAT'S WHAT THEY SAID
    $200 1
Henry Fleming shares a tent with a loud soldier & a tall soldier in this Stephen Crane novel
    $200 6
His epitaph reads, "Founder of Boys Town and Lover of Christ and Man"
    $200 12
You could call Henry Thomas Ishmael & Patrick Stewart Ahab in this 1998 miniseries
    $200 26
Bayer hailed the FDA's endorsement of this drug for use during a suspected heart attack
    $200 17
The Honda is a slip knot used by cowboys to make this tool of the trade
    $200 11
After her election, this British prime minister said that she owed "everything to my father"
    $400 2
Joanna Higgins' 1998 novel "A Soldier's Book" tells the story of Ira Stevens, a Union P.O.W. in this notorious prison
    $400 7
While rounding the tip of South America in 1520, this Portuguese explorer named Cape Virgines & Patagonia
    $400 18
Vanessa Williams played Calypso & Greta Scacchi was the long-suffering Penelope in this 1997 epic
    $400 22
Alexander the Great cut it with his sword after being told that whoever could undo it would rule Asia
    $400 13
This author's Mr. Bumble declared that "The law is a ass, a idiot"
    DD: $500 3
He drew on his wartime nursing experience for the poem "The Wound-Dresser"
    $600 8
It's been said that the 1831 Russian capture of Warsaw inspired him to write his C minor etude
    $600 19
(Hi, I'm Kristoff St. John from "The Young and the Restless") Earlier in my career, I appeared in "Roots: The Next Generation", playing this author as a boy
    $600 23
It is second only to "Gunsmoke" as TV's longest-running primetime drama series
    $600 14
In 1803 Jacques Delille wrote, "Fate chooses our relatives, we choose" these
    $800 4
His works about the war include the essay "What I Saw of Shiloh" & the story "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge"
    $800 9
This family that once controlled Nicaragua saw 2 members killed -- the father in 1956, a son in 1980
    $800 20
Robert Duvall sat tall in the saddle as Augustus McCrae in this 1989 4-part western
    $800 24
This South American civilization used Quipu, a system of knots, to record dates & large sums of figures
    $800 15
"When the one great scorer comes to write against your name, he marks -- not that you won or lost -- but" this
    $1000 5
Jeff Shaara has written a prequel & a sequel to this 1974 novel about Gettysburg by his father Michael
    $1000 10
This discoverer of Uranus thought the sun was an inhabited body with a luminous atmosphere
    $1000 21
(Hi, I'm Stephen Collins of "7th Heaven") In 1994 I played Ashley Wilkes in this miniseries sequel to "Gone with the Wind"
    $1000 25
From the Turkish for "napkin", it's the art which creates decorative items by knotting cord, rope or string
    $1000 16
In his 1918 poem "Prairie", he wrote, "I tell you the past is a bucket of ashes"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Dave Marina Preston
$5,800 $3,000 $5,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

WORLD EVENTS
The 3 people who did this most recently were Midori Ito, Muhammad Ali & Crown Prince Haakon of Norway

Final scores:

Dave Marina Preston
$400 $100 $4,200
2nd place: Trip to Spice Island Beach Resort, Grenada 3rd place: Olympus Centurion S Zoom Lens Camera New champion: $4,200

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Dave Marina Preston
$5,800 $3,000 $6,100
17 R,
2 W
14 R,
5 W
16 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $14,900

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