Show #2541 - Monday, September 25, 1995

Linda Roberts game 1.

Contestants

Paul Skocz, a management analyst from Arnold, Maryland

Linda Roberts, a registered nurse from Houston, Texas

Keith Bush, a copy editor from Long Beach, California (whose 2-day cash winnings total $30,000)

Jeopardy! Round

THE 1980s
CLASSIC SITCOMS
ANNUAL EVENTS
ASTROLOGY
WORLD CITIES
DOUBLE TALK
    $100 1
On Black Monday, October 19, 1987, this industrial average fell more than 22.5%
    $100 23
The lyric "The Professor and Mary Ann" was added later to this series' theme song
    $100 6
In 1894 Grover Cleveland set this holiday as the first Monday in September
    $100 11
Some astrologers call people born under this sign Arians
    $100 13
This Egyptian city is the most populous in Africa & the Middle East
    $100 14
It skirts the issue if the issue happens to be a ballerina
    $200 2
In 1984 this painkiller found in Advil was approved for over-the-counter sale in the U.S.
    $200 24
William Frawley played Bub O'Casey on "My Three Sons" & this role on "I Love Lucy"
    $200 7
In 1985 this president proclaimed August 26 as Women's Equality Day
    $200 12
People born under this sign of the fishes are known for their generosity
    $200 22
A monument at St. John's Church in this Indian city remembers the victims of the "black hole"
    $200 15
Something forbidden or unacceptable is one of these
    $300 3
This country occupied the Falkland Islands for about 10 weeks in 1982
    $300 25
The pilot for this sitcom was called "Head of the Family" & starred Carl Reiner as Rob Petrie
    $300 8
Greenville, Ohio holds an annual celebration honoring this female sharpshooter
    $300 18
This sign of the archer is ruled by Jupiter, which astrologers believe is a friendly planet
    $300 28
Home to an operatic barber, this Spanish city was once called Hispalis
    $300 16
In "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner", it was "everywhere, nor any drop to drink"
    $400 4
This Texan sold his Electronic Data Systems to General Motors for $2.5 billion
    $400 26
On "Leave it to Beaver", it was Beaver's real first name
    $400 9
In 1912 American Guy Weadick organized this annual Calgary, Alberta rodeo
    $400 19
One symbol of this sign is a harvest maiden holding a sheaf of wheat
    $400 29
When Vietnam was reunified in 1976, Saigon was renamed this
    $400 17
Famous Puerto Rican golf pro Rodriguez
    $500 5
In 1982, Fahd succeeded Khalid as king of this country
    $500 27
It was the occupation of Jerry Robinson on "The Bob Newhart Show"
    $500 10
An annual Iowa art festival is named for this "American Gothic" artist, one of the state's native sons
    DD: $1,000 20
The two signs of the Zodiac symbolized by arthropods
    $500 30
More diamonds are cut and traded in this Belgian port city than anywhere else in the world
    $500 21
From Chinese Pidgin English, it means very quickly

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

Keith Linda Paul
$1,100 $2,100 $500

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Keith Linda Paul
$3,800 $4,900 $800

Double Jeopardy! Round

HISTORY
FICTIONAL CHARACTERS
LANGUAGES
AMERICAN LAKES
MEDICAL TERMS
MUSICAL THEATRE
    $200 7
As a young man this Mongol leader entered the service of Toghril Khan
    $200 4
In "Ivanhoe" Wilfred has been disinherited for following this crusading king
    $200 5
Of the modern Romance languages, Sardinian is the most similar to the vulgar form of this language
    $200 6
Seneca, the largest of this state's Finger Lakes, is more than 600 feet deep
    $200 3
It's a drug that causes a temporary loss of sensation; novocain is a "local" one
    $200 1
"Hello, Dolly!" was conceived with Ethel Merman in mind, but this actress was the first to play the title role
    $400 8
In 1926 Roald Amundsen flew over the North Pole in the Norge, this type of craft
    $400 12
George Wilson kills this Fitzgerald title character after Daisy runs over Wilson's wife
    $400 13
Swedish contains many loanwords from both the "low" & "high" forms of this language
    $400 27
in 1900 the Chicago River's course was reversed to flow from this lake to the Des Plaines River
    $400 17
It's a synonym for gingiva
    $400 2
In 1991 Jonathan Pryce & Lea Salonga won Tonys for acting in this British import
    DD: $1,000 9
This queen was the mother of Catherine of Aragon
    $600 14
At the start of "The Grapes of Wrath", this character, just released from prison, meets Jim Casy
    $600 18
The primitive Mycenaean form of this language was spoken at least as far back as the 13th century B.C.
    $600 28
Winnebago is this Midwest state's largest lake
    $600 20
When a woman's basal body temperature rises, it's normally a sign that this has just occurred
    $600 21
This musical opens with the Rodgers & Hammerstein tune "Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin'"
    $800 10
On July 26, 1847 this black African democracy declared itself a republic
    $800 15
Mrs. Berry & Egg die in a plane crash on their way to Vienna in his 1981 novel "The Hotel New Hampshire"
    $800 19
This Baltic language is also known as Lett
    DD: $2,000 29
The Lucin cutoff, built across this lake, provided a rail link between Lucin & Ogden
    $800 22
It's the network of nerve fibers & ganglia at the upper part of the back of the abdomen
    $800 24
This crooner originated the role of J.B. Biggley in "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying"
    $1000 11
in July 1945 this former French chief of state went on trial for treason
    $1000 16
In this 1957 Kerouac novel, Old Bull Lee is based on author William S. Burroughs
    $1000 26
The ancient philosophical texts known as the Upanishads were written in this classical language
    $1000 30
Lake Borgne connects this Louisiana lake to the Gulf of Mexico
    $1000 23
This branch of medicine is concerned with the musculoskeletal system
    $1000 25
Both acts of "The Sound of Music" close with this inspirational song

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Keith Linda Paul
$6,600 $15,500 $2,600
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

NEXT IN LINE
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Final scores:

Keith Linda Paul
$5,300 $13,201 $0
2nd place: sofa & loveseat from La-Z-Boy + Harris Lamps floor & table lamps + Jeopardy! '92 home game + Jeopardy! Sports Edition video game New champion: $13,201 + Jeopardy! '92 home game + Jeopardy! Sports Edition video game 3rd place: Swintec SF1200 fax machine + Jeopardy! '92 home game + Jeopardy! Sports Edition video game

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Keith Linda Paul
$6,100 $14,300 $3,600
18 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
30 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
9 R,
1 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $24,000

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