Show #3422 - Tuesday, June 22, 1999

Terry Currin game 2.

Contestants

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John Quaintance, a freelance writer from Venice, California

Linda Poggensee, a stay-at-home mom from La Grange, Illinois

Terry Currin, a systems analyst from White Lake, Michigan (whose 1-day cash winnings total $4,699)

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Jeopardy! Round

STATE FAIR SITES
(Alex: You give us the state.)
FOR FISH AFICIONADOS
(Alex: You're going to have trouble saying that; you can identify it simply as FISH.)
FAMOUS LASTS
FICTIONAL CHARACTERS
I KNOW THAT SONG
"FOR" WORDS & "BACK" WORDS
    $100 8
Sacramento
    $100 26
The "Jeopardy!" staff & aquarium fish both thrive under these tubular lights
    $100 1
In 1936 Kentuckian Rainey Bethea was the condemned man in the USA's last public one of these
    $100 3
In "Interview with the Vampire", Louis tells a reporter of his initiation into the world of the undead by this vampire
    $100 14
"Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens..."
    $100 19
Your spinal column, or what a coward lacks
    $200 9
Jackson
    $200 27
Author Mike Wickham calls this decision between 2 types of aquarium "your first major choice"
    $200 2
Known scientifically as Raphus cucullatus, the last of these flightless birds died around 1680
    $200 4
Count Vronsky & the husband of this title character have the same first name: Alexey
    $200 15
"That's me in the corner, that's me in the spotlight..."
    $200 20
Some people "can't see" it "for the trees"
    $300 10
Shreveport
    $300 28
Your pets deserve a full aquarium, not one of these glass enclosures in which famous people live
    $300 13
Charles I, the last ruler of this dual monarchy, laid down his crown in November 1918
    DD: $500 5
Constance Reid is the maiden name of this character mentioned in the title of a D.H. Lawrence novel
    $300 16
"Love can touch us one time, and last for a lifetime, and never let go till we're gone..."
    $300 21
In the classic joke, it's the response to "Waiter, what is this fly doing in my soup?"
    $400 11
Harrisburg
    $400 29
Like a certain pigeon, the aquarium fish seen here are called this kind of tail
    $400 24
On May 26, 1927 the last Ford of this model rolled off the Highland Park, Michigan assembly line
    $400 6
Migrant ranch hands Lennie & George dream of buying a farm in this Steinbeck work
    $400 17
"I see a little silhouetto of a man, scaramouche, scaramouche, will you do the fandango"
    $400 22
It's the legal process by which a homeowner loses his rights to a property
    $500 12
Cherry Hill
    $500 25
This author's last puvblished novel using her first major character was "Curtain: Hercule Poirot's Last Case"
    $500 7
In this Edith Wharton novel, Newland Archer marries May Welland but is tempted by Ellen Olenska
    $500 18
"Kiss today goodbye, and point me toward tomorrow..."
    $500 23
Trademark name for a laminated heat-resistant plastic used for counter tops & flooring

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Terry Linda John
$600 $1,100 -$600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Terry Linda John
$1,900 $2,000 $1,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE SOUTH PACIFIC
SCREEN SIRENS
HAIL THE ROMAN EMPEROR!
MILITARY SCIENCE
BORN & DIED
"T" TIME
    $200 25
A big product in Fiji is copra, the dried white meat of this
    $200 1
Olivia Hussey played it chaste as this Shakespeare heroine in a 1968 Zeffirelli film
    $200 11
Possible fire-starter:
54-68 A.D.
    $200 21
It's the military rank the Constitution gives the U.S. president
    $200 16
She was born once upon a time in Philadelphia, & saw the end in Monaco in 1982
    $200 2
Pachyderm proboscises, or certain swimsuits
    $400 26
Mysteries on this island include the Rongo-Rongo Tablets & huge stone figures
    $400 5
In "Sea of Love", one of detective Al Pacino's many worries is that this blonde is a killer
    $400 12
The first:
27 B.C.-14 A.D.
    $400 22
In mission types it precedes -and-attack, -and-destroy & -and-rescue
    $400 17
He got his start in Sarrat in the Philippines in 1917 & died in Honolulu in 1989
    $400 3
The name of this mushroom implies that it's a seat for an amphibian
    $600 27
Between 1801 & 1803 Matthew Flinders became the first person to circumnavigate this country
    $600 6
"Repulsion" was an odd title for a film starring this Frenchwoman later known for her Chanel ads
    $600 13
The madman:
37-41 A.D.
    $600 23
The bugle call that starts the day or the morning ceremony with the flag raising
    $600 18
This author was born in Edinburgh, Scotland in 1850 & died in Samoa in 1894
    $600 4
Young-young Pharaoh-Pharaoh synonym for tsk-tsk
    $800 28
In part to prove how the sweet potato made it from the Andes to the Maoris, he set sail in 1947
    $800 7
She debuted in 1957's "A Face in the Crowd" & is seen here 2 years later in "Anatomy of a Murder"
Sure, but that's only usual with me; with men, I mean almost all men, ever since I was a kid
    DD: $800 14
The master builder:
117-138 A.D.
    $800 24
"DEFCON" with this number means the military is at maximum readiness
    $800 19
2-time Nobel Prize winner who was born in Warsaw in 1867 & died in France in 1934
    $800 9
Even the women in this country are called Turkmen
    $1000 8
As Miss Goodthighs in "Casino Royale", she was billed as Jacky rather than Jacqueline
    $1000 15
The stoic philosopher:
161-180 A.D.
    DD: $1,200 20
This businessman checked in on Christmas Day 1887 in New Mexico & checked out in 1979 in Santa Monica, CA.
    $1000 10
Merry prankster Eulenspiegel

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Terry Linda John
$5,300 $5,200 $4,200

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Final Jeopardy! Round

HISTORIC DATES
(Alex: And we'll have one for you after this!)
On this date a record 10,471 flags were flown above the U.S. Capitol, one at a time

Final scores:

Terry Linda John
$10,400 $8,400 $8,400
2-day champion: $15,099 2nd place: Trip to Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort, Dana Point, California 3rd place: Vivitar Sport Travel Kit

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Terry Linda John
$5,300 $5,000 $5,400
16 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
13 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
18 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $15,700

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