Show #2590 - Friday, December 1, 1995

Michael Daunt game 2.

Contestants

Joe Carroll, a fundraiser from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Deedie Gustavson, an administrative assistant from Doylestown, Pennsylvania

Michael Daunt, a graduate student from Waterloo, Ontario, Canada (whose 1-day cash winnings total $6,399)

Jeopardy! Round

MOUNTAINS
ROCK LYRICS
SAUCES
WEATHER
HISTORY
HOMOPHONES
    $100 20
In modern Greek this peak is called Olimbos
    $100 7
Chuck Berry asked her, "Why can't you be true? You've started back doin' the things you used to do"
    $100 6
Gribiche sauce contains mustard, fines herbes & these hard-boiled items
    $100 12
A lot of this blowing around creates a "whiteout"
    $100 1
At its height the Aztec empire covered roughly one-fifth of what's now this country
    $100 17
A ballet dancer's exercise equipment, or a place for a drinker to belly up
    $200 21
Tibetans call it Chomolungma
    $200 8
In "Purple Haze" Jimi Hendrix sang, "Actin' funny, but I don't know why, scuse me while I" do this
    $200 27
Albert sauce is a rich horseradish sauce traditionally served with this meat
    $200 13
If you experience a wind known as a sirocco, you're in this desert
    $200 2
She went to Rome after she bore Caesarion, who became Ptolemy XV
    $200 18
A ballet ensemble, or an apple center
    $300 22
The monastery of St. Catherine stands on the reputed site of the burning bush at the foot of this mountain
    $300 9
Question that follows Chicago's "Does anybody really know what time it is?"
    $300 28
You'll need several cloves of this to make aioli, which is often served over fish
    $300 14
Air pressure is usually measured in millibars or in inches of this metal
    $300 3
With their conquest of Granada in 1492, this ruling pair unified Spain
    $300 19
A Proust character, or a ballet lake
    $400 23
This range in northern New York has 2 peaks over 5,000 feet: Mount Marcy & Algonquin Peak
    $400 10
"Talkin; 'bout your troubles, it's a cryin' sin, ride a painted pony, let" this "spin"
    $400 29
Among the ingredients in reform sauce are gherkins, mushrooms, truffles & this lingual meat
    DD: $1,000 15
Its life cycle usually has 5 stages: dust-whirl, organizing, mature, shrinking & decaying
    $400 4
In 1901 the colonies of Victoria & Queensland became states in this new commonwealth
    $400 25
Ballet "Igor" or what you make from negatives
    $500 24
This highest Alpine peak was first climbed in 1786 by Jacques Balmat & Michael Paccard
    $500 11
Completes Jim Morrison's wish "C'mon, c'mon, c'mon now..."
    $500 30
Venetian sauce is flavored with chopped tarragon & the tarragon type of this liquid
    $500 16
When this, the border of an air mass, passes over a fixed location, there's a sudden change in the weather
    $500 5
She took the Russian throne in 1762 after her husband Peter III, was deposed
    $500 26
Popular netting used for a ballet tutu, or an implement for a task at hand

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

Michael Deedie Joe
$3,300 $800 $500

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Michael Deedie Joe
$5,100 $2,400 $1,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE 1830s
FAMOUS MILTONS
WORLD FACTS
WOMEN NOVELISTS
SUPREME COURT JUSTICES
LATIN WORDS & PHRASES
    $200 1
This telegraph inventor made the first Daguerrotype in America
    $200 17
This entertainer was so popular that in 1951 NBC signed him to a 30-year contract
    $200 6
These 2 colors are found on the flags of Singapore, Monaco & Japan
    $200 14
"Shadows on the Rock" is a novel about French colonists in Quebec by this author of "O Pioneers!"
    $200 22
James Moore Wayne was admitted to this state's bar in 1810 & later became mayor of Savannah
    $200 11
Virgil said, "omnia vincit amor" - this conquers all
    $400 2
In 1835 he was made commander of the Texan army
    $400 18
Called the greatest English poet after Shakespeare, he wrote the tribute "On Shakespeare" in 1630
    $400 7
Romania's is "Desteapta-te Romane", which means "wake up, Romanians"
    $400 23
In 1970 this "Valley of the Dolls" author appeared off-Broadway in "The Madwoman of Chaillot"
    $400 27
She was the Arizona state senate's Republican majority leader from 1972 to 1974
    $400 12
"Gallia est omnis divisa in partes tres" means all Gaul is this
    $600 3
On April 6, 1830 this church was organized by Joseph Smith in Fayette, N.Y.
    $600 19
In 1860 this lithographer devised "The Checkered Game of Life" for people to play
    $600 8
For a brief time in the 1830s, Alajuela, NW of San Jose, served as capital of this Central American country
    $600 24
In the 1970s this British romance novelist recorded an "Album of Love Songs" with the Royal Philharmonic
    $600 28
11 years after this first Chief Justice resigned, his brother-in-law was named to the court
    $600 13
It's the English translation of "caveat emptor" - good advice for shoppers
    $800 4
This black preacher led an 1831 revolt in Virginia in which over 50 were killed
    $800 20
In 1967 this brother of a president was named president emeritus of Johns Hopkins University
    $800 9
The city of Colombo in this country was once called Kolamba, which may mean "port" or "leafy mango tree"
    $800 25
She was a member of Vassar's class of 1933, like the heroines of her novel "The Group"
    $800 29
From 1939 to 1943 Earl Warren was attorney general of this, his native state
    $800 15
Horaces's quote "carpe diem, quam minimum credula postero" means do this, "Put no trust in the morrow"
    $1000 5
In 1837 his first collection of stories appeared under the title "Twice-Told Tales"
    $1000 21
He's the only Milton who's won a Nobel Prize
    DD: $3,000 10
Fort-de-France is the largest city in the French West Indies, as well as the capital of this island
    $1000 26
"Possessing the Secret of Joy" is a 1992 novel by this woman who wrote "The Temple of my Familiar"
    DD: $6,000 30
The Waltham, Massachusetts university named for him was founded in 1948, 7 years after is death
    $1000 16
The motto "Ad astra per aspera" means "to" these "through hardships"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Michael Deedie Joe
$16,300 $4,200 $12,400

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Final Jeopardy! Round

U.S. AIRPORTS
In terms of cargo this city's airport was the world's busiest in 1994, handling 1.65 million metric tons

Final scores:

Michael Deedie Joe
$7,799 $0 $400
2-day champion: $14,198 3rd place: Enesco Small World of Music multiaction musical 2nd place: Broyhill Fontana furniture collection & Aiwa digital mini system

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Michael Deedie Joe
$13,700 $4,200 $7,400
33 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
9 R,
0 W
16 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $25,300

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