Show #1885 - Friday, November 13, 1992

1992 Tournament of Champions quarterfinal game 5.

Contestants

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Billy Baxter, a grad student and 1992 College Tournament champion from Richmond, Virginia

Frank Epstein, a police officer from Los Angeles, California

Leszek Pawlowicz, a materials scientist from Phoenix, Arizona

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Jeopardy! Round

FAMOUS NAMES
WINE
MUSEUMS
FISH
GOLDEN GUYS
ELVIS SONGS
    $100 1
H.R. Haldeman served 18 months in federal prison as a result of his part in this scandal
    $100 8
Her picture adorns the label of a red wine called "Marilyn Merlot"
    $100 6
An Ulverston, England museum is devoted to the film careers of this comedy pair who starred in "The Flying Deuces"
    $100 12
The Pacific type of this fish dies after swimming up rivers to spawn; the Atlantic does not
    $100 14
In the 1920s, the company he founded merged with Metro Pictures Corporation
    $100 26
"Everybody in the whole cell block was a' dancin' to" this
    $200 2
Fred Noonan was navigator on the 1937 around-the-world flight on which she disappeared
    $200 22
This term for a wine's bouquet is also a synonym for "snoot"
    $200 7
A collection of the art of this 20th century Spanish painter is housed at the Hotel Sale in Paris
    $200 13
Some Amazon Indians use the teeth of this fish, also called the caribe, as razor blades
    $200 18
After losing to Lyndon Johnson in 1964, he was re-elected to the Senate in 1968
    $200 27
The flip side of "Hound Dog"; it insists "I don't want no other love, baby. It's just you I'm thinking of."
    $300 3
He became a prince of the U.K. in 1957, some 10 years after he married Elizabeth
    $300 23
This word, Italian for "sparkling", is found in the name of a sparkling wine from Asti, Italy
    $300 9
This city's Field Museum of Natural History has a 250,000 volume reference library
    $300 15
Hippocampus is the scientific name of this odd fish with a prehensile tail
    $300 19
In 1948 Peter Goldmark and his team at CBS introduced this type of record
    $300 28
"Well, a' bless my soul", this song stayed on the charts for 30 weeks, the longest of any Elvis single
    $400 4
Ira Allen, a brother of Ethan Allen, was a founder of this state's university
    $400 24
Manzanilla is a dry and somewhat salty type of this fortified Spanish wine
    $400 10
Austin, TX has a museum devoted to this short-story author of "Cabbages And Kings"
    DD: $500 16
This primitive eel-like fish almost caused the extermination of the Great Lakes trout
    $400 20
This comic strip artist was known for creating intricate mechanical devices
    $400 29
This "keeps pouring down and up ahead's another town that I'll go walkin' through"
    $500 5
Douglas MacArthur was a member of the court martial that convicted this advocate of air power in 1925
    $500 25
Websters' says this word for a wine steward is derived from old Provencal for "pack animal driver"
    $500 11
The Drake Well Museum in Titusville in this state commemorates the first oil well in the U.S.
    $500 17
Clarias Batrachus, the walking type of this fish, can travel overland from pond-to-pond
    $500 21
His "The Vicar Of Wakefield" might have been published to save himself from going to jail for debt
    $500 30
This No. 1 hit from 1960 contains a spoken passage based on Jack's speech in "As You Like It"

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

Leszek Frank Billy
$1,700 $600 $900

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Leszek Frank Billy
$5,400 $1,100 $1,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

AMERICAN HISTORY
PHILOSOPHY
WEIGHTS & MEASURES
MONEY & FINANCE
PLAYWRIGHTS & ACTRESSES
ADJECTIVES
    $200 1
On October 24, 1952 Eisenhower vowed to go to this country & 5 weeks later, he did
    $200 6
Transcendentalist philosopher Bronson Alcott was the father of this famous authoress
    $200 8
This 1215 document included standards for measuring wine & grain
    $200 7
In most cases, these payments made to a former spouse stop when the spouse remarries
    $200 26
He claimed he was in love with Mrs. Patrick Campbell and wrote the role of Eliza Doolittle for her
    $200 25
It precedes "mammoth" when referring to an animal, & follows "wild and" when talking about a cowboy
    $400 2
In 1732, Vincennes, in this future state, was founded by the French on the Wabash River
    $400 10
He got his doctorate in philosophy in 1841 and published "The Communist Manifesto" in 1848
    $400 12
-273.16 degrees Centigrade
    $400 20
Fixed or liquid, it's anything of value you own
    $400 14
Olga Knipper played Masha in his play "The Three Sisters" in 1901 and married him the same year
    $400 27
This adjective that means "extremely tiny" comes from the name of the teensy people Gulliver met
    $600 3
This 1941 act enabled the U.S. to become the "Arsenal of Democracy"
    $600 9
His most famous work, "The Prince", wasn't published until 5 years after his death
    $600 16
4 of these units, abbreviated gi. are equivalent to 1 pint
    $600 21
Like interest paid on bank savings, they're the earnings paid on stocks & mutual funds
    $600 15
The 1st actress to play the role of Elmire in "Tartuffe" was his wife, Armande Bejart
    $600 28
This adjective could mean "world-weary" or "covered with green gemstones"
    $800 4
On May 13, 1846, President James K. Polk signed a declaration of war against this country
    $800 11
In "The Ethics", Spinoza wrote that nature abhors one of these
    DD: $1,500 18
In typography, it's 1/72 of an inch
    $800 22
It's inadvisable to buy a jumbo CD for over this amount, the maximum covered by deposit insurance
    $800 17
In 1937 he wrote the play "Golden Boy" & married that year's Oscar winner, Luise Rainer
    $800 29
It describes a person with strict moral principles, or a piano whose strings run vertically
    $1000 5
On Dec. 26, 1799 this general eulogized George Washington in Congress
    DD: $1,200 13
Immanuel Kant is a big name in this field of philosophy, concerned with the ultimate nature of things
    $1000 19
The name of this measure, equal to .9144 meters, comes from the Old English for "twig"
    $1000 23
Similar to Fannie Mae, it's the nickname of the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation
    $1000 24
Mary Eure, this playwright's 2nd wife, was in the original cast of his play "Look Back In Anger"
    $1000 30
It means "capable of being placed opposite something else" and often refers to a monkey's thumbs

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Leszek Frank Billy
$15,900 $2,700 $7,000
(lock game)

Final Jeopardy! Round

THE AUTO INDUSTRY
This automaker's trademark symbolizes the 3 places where its engines were used: land, air & water

Final scores:

Leszek Frank Billy
$16,800 $0 $3,000
Automatic semifinalist 3rd place: $1,000 if eliminated + Jeopardy!/Wheel of Fortune video games for Super NES/Sega Genesis + Jeopardy! Challenge book 2nd place: $1,000 if eliminated + Jeopardy!/Wheel of Fortune video games for Super NES/Sega Genesis + Jeopardy! Challenge book

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Leszek Frank Billy
$15,100 $2,700 $6,800
33 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
9 R,
1 W
17 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $24,600

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