Show #4524 - Thursday, April 15, 2004

Contestants

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Mary Margaret Bell, an archivist from Louisville, Kentucky

Kevin Shortell, an attorney from Essex Junction, Vermont

Stan Brown, a high school history teacher from Macon, Georgia (whose 1-day cash winnings total $21,399)

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Jeopardy! Round

ALBERT CAMUS
THE STRANGER
THE PLAGUE
BANDS IN OTHER WORDS
SWEET TREATS
FOREIGN WORDS & PHRASES
    $200 16
On Dec. 10, 1957 Albert Camus received this prize in Stockholm, Sweden
    $200 11
"Passing stranger! You do not know how longingly I look upon you" begins one of the poems in his "Leaves of Grass"
    $200 1
Plague is generally spread from rodents to humans by these insects
    $200 4
King's Consort
    $200 26
This breakfast pastry, often filled with fruit or cheese, sounds like a specialty of Copenhagen
    $200 21
This Hebrew phrase meaning "good luck" is popularly used to express congratulations
    $400 17
Camus' father Lucien died at the First Battle of the Marne, a major turning point in this conflict
    $400 12
This Patricia Highsmith novel about 2 men contemplating swapping murders was made into a film by Hitchcock
    $400 2
If detected in time, plague is treatable with these drugs like streptomycin
    $400 5
Affirmative
    $400 27
On Hanukkah it's traditional to give out chocolates shaped like these, in little bags
    $400 22
Italian for "first lady", it can refer to an opera singer or someone who's just spoiled
    $600 18
Camus was born in this then French colony, the setting for some of his works
    $600 13
This H.G. Wells novel begins, "The stranger came early in February, one wintry day...wrapped up from head to foot"
    $600 3
A CDC laboratory in this state's city of Fort Collins is the USA's frontline against plague
    $600 6
Portals
    $600 28
Nestle suggests making these indoors using mini marshmallows, Toll House morsels & Golden Grahams cereal
    DD: $2,000 23
Germans call a pear birne; a strawberry, erdbeere; & this fruit weintraube
    $800 19
Camus' attack on Stalinism in 1951's "L'Homme Revolte" strained his relationship with this other existentialist
    $800 14
In "Mysterious Stranger: A Book of Magic", this current performer outlines some of his public stunts
    $800 9
The 3 forms of plague are septicemic, pneumonic & this one that affects the lymph glands
    $800 7
Buddhist Bliss
    $800 29
Stop by this franchise when its "Hot Light" is on & you'll get fresh glazed doughnuts hot off the line
    $800 24
In Japanese umi is sea or ocean & yama is this
    $1000 20
In an influential essay, Camus compared the human condition to the Greek myth of this rock pusher
    $1000 15
A Martian named Valentine Michael Smith is the main character in this man's "Stranger in a Strange Land"
    $1000 10
In his famous diary, he recounted the horrors of the Great Plague of 1660s London
    $1000 8
Ebony Sunday
    $1000 30
Fish & chips maker Christopher Sell began frying & selling this treat from Hostess & now it's all the rage
    $1000 25
An artist or writer's greatest work is often referred to by this 2-word Latin phrase

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

Stan Kevin Mary Margaret
$5,200 $2,000 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Stan Kevin Mary Margaret
$8,600 $4,600 $3,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

HISTORIC AMERICANS
ON LOCATION
CLASSICAL MUSIC
SHIPS
A RIVER RUNS THROUGH IT
(Alex: You have to name the river.)
FUN IN THE "SON"
    $400 1
As a presidential nominee, this decorated WWII bomber pilot called for withdrawal from Vietnam
    $400 26
(Sarah of the Clue Crew) Scenes from this artsy 2003 Julia Roberts movie were filmed here at Yale
    $400 7
Peter Tchaikovsky wrote 3 ballets: "Swan Lake", "Sleeping Beauty" & this perennial Christmas favorite
    $400 6
This historic 15th century ship got its name from its owner, Juan Nino de Moguer
    $400 12
Reading & London
    $400 17
A famous 1598 one begins, "Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?"
    $800 2
Secretary of State John W. Foster was the grandfather of this secretary of state
    $800 27
The shoot of the 1963 epic "Cleopatra" was in this city where the film is partly set
    $800 20
When he died in 1924, he was working on the last act of "Turandot"; Franco Alfano completed the opera
    $800 8
Perhaps the greatest loss of life at sea, over 5,000, came in 1945 when this type of vessel sank the Wilhelm Gustloff
    $800 13
Damietta & Aswan
    $800 18
Also used in commercial fishing, it's known as echolocation in bats
    DD: $2,000 3
Historian John Jameson led the campaign to build this D.C. center to store historic documents
    $1200 28
If Neuschwanstein Castle looks familiar, you may have seen it in this Dick Van Dyke film about a magical car
    $1200 21
In September 1907 this Norwegian's ashes were buried in a cliff near his country home Troldhaugen
    $1200 9
The first 4 Cunard vessels were Acadia, Caledonia, Columbia & this one that really ruled the waves
    $1200 14
Mirzapur & Bhagalpur
    $1200 19
He's won numerous Tony Awards for his songwriting & a Pulitzer for "Sunday in the Park with George"
    $1600 4
Dissing the Supreme Court in 1832, Andrew Jackson said this man "has made his decision; now let him enforce it"
    $1600 29
Set at the Met, Angie Dickinson's escapades in this Brian De Palma film were shot in the Philadelphia Museum of Art
    $1600 22
Franz Schubert is credited with popularizing these German art songs -- he composed almost 650 of them
    DD: $2,000 10
On July 24, 1969 the U.S.S. Hornet was in the Pacific waiting for these men
    $1600 15
Montreal & Quebec City
    $1600 24
Hermosillo is the capital city of this Mexican state
    $2000 5
A Falls Church, VA. high school is named for this 3-initialed Confederate cavalryman
    $2000 30
The 1954 Barbara Stanwyck movie "Cattle Queen of" this state was filmed on location in Glacier National Park
    $2000 23
This "Symphonie Fantastique" composer worked for a while as music critic for the Journal des Debats
    $2000 11
A space shuttle was named for this ship seen here, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution's first vessel
    $2000 16
Iquitos & Obidos
    $2000 25
Northeast of San Francisco, this valley is famous for its wineries & tourist attractions

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Stan Kevin Mary Margaret
$18,200 $9,000 $9,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

20th CENTURY BESTSELLERS
First published in 1967, it tells the story of 7 generations of a Colombian family

Final scores:

Stan Kevin Mary Margaret
$19,201 $18,000 $1
2-day champion: $40,600 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Stan Kevin Mary Margaret
$17,800 $9,600 $9,600
24 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
14 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
16 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $37,000

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