Show #2529 - Thursday, September 7, 1995

Contestants

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Rudy Stegemoeller, an attorney from Poestenkill, New York

June Vester, a homemaker from Titusville, New Jersey

Carol Ann Hilton, a fundraiser from Washington, D.C. (whose 2-day cash winnings total $26,002)

Jeopardy! Round

THE 1930s
STOCK SYMBOLS
BODIES OF WATER
COOKING
FAMOUS MEREDITHS
FRENCH PHRASES
    $100 8
In 1934 a peace treaty was signed by descendants of these Florida Indians who fought 3 wars against the U.S.
    $100 18
You don't have to go a "long distance" to know this company is just T
    $100 2
This river marks the western boundary of Egypt's Arabian Desert
    $100 16
"The Fannie Farmer Cookbook" says only fish of this color should be used to make fish stock
    $100 13
On "Family Ties" she was Michael J. Fox' mom
    $100 1
On the contrary, it's well... "on the contrary"
    $200 9
A plane crash in Alaska killed this cowboy humorist on August 15, 1935
    $200 19
When you say this 3-letter symbol, you say Anheuser-Busch
    $200 4
Asia's Anadyr & North America's Yukon rivers empty into this sea named for a Danish explorer
    $200 17
Potato flour is usually added to sauces & gravies to do this, not to flavor them
    $200 14
As a quarterback he was "Dandy"
    $200 3
French equivalent of the Spanish buenos dias
    $300 10
This U.S. seismologist developed his famous scale
    $300 28
The price of this stock, FDX, doesn't move overnight, but the company sure does
    $300 5
The Tyrrhenian Sea is bounded to the south by this large Italian island
    $300 22
You'll need both the juice and the grated rind of this citrus fruit to make Sauce Maltaise
    $300 15
He watched Rocky like a hawk & watched Batman like a penguin
    $300 25
Defense d'entrer is "no admittance"; defense de fumer is this
    $400 11
The "P" in WPA stood for this
    $400 29
Symbolized S, one of its major competitors is JCP
    $400 6
The name Oregon may come from an old French name for this river, its northern border
    $400 23
Some cooks use the "leaf" type of this rendered pork fat to make flaky biscuits
    $400 20
This Mason City, Iowa composer created some trouble for River City, Iowa
    $400 26
This 2-word phrase is found on airmail letters
    $500 12
In 1930 he became the first golfer to win the "Grand Slam" & announced his retirement
    $500 30
Barnes & Noble's 3-letter stock symbol, it implies what they sell
    DD: $1,200 7
The waters of New York's Lake George drain into this lake to the north
    $500 24
When making this taro root paste, ferment it for several days to give it that distinctive sour taste
    $500 21
In 1962 James Meredith enrolled as the first black student at this university
    $500 27
A coup d'eclat is a dashing stroke & this is the finishing stroke

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

Carol Ann June Rudy
$500 $900 $3,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Carol Ann June Rudy
$1,800 $2,700 $3,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

HISTORY
MONTANA
BAROQUE COMPOSERS
WEATHER
STAMPS AND COINS
THE 1995 TONY AWARDS
    $200 1
In March 1919 he became leader of a fascist movement called the Fasci di Combattimento
    $200 15
Montana boasts the nation's largest deposit of the subbituminous kind of this
    $200 5
This composer's brother Johann Christoph taught him to build & play the organ
    $200 9
Warnings of tropical storms come from the National Hurricane Center in this Florida city
    $200 20
The "king" of stamps, this 1993 issue is the most popular U.S. commemorative stamp of all time
    $200 25
This agelessly wacky star of "Hello, Dolly!" won a 1995 Tony for Lifetime Achievement
    $400 2
The 1642 Battle of Edgehill was the first major battle of this country's civil war
    $400 16
This bear, the state animal, is considered a threatened species in the state
    $400 7
This "Candide" author wrote librettos for Baroque composer Jean-Philippe Rameau
    $400 10
The name of these highest clouds comes from the Latin for "curl" or "tuft"
    $400 21
Until 1947 a 16-petaled chrysanthemum appeared on nearly every postage stamp of this country
    $600 3
Born in 1825 Pedro II was the second, last & only native emperor of this country
    $600 17
This is Montana's top crop, with the winter type generally grown in the north central region
    $600 8
"The Four Seasons" is part of his Opus 8, which appeared in 1725
    $600 11
On March 15-16, 1952 it rained a record 73.62" in 24 hours on the island of Reunion in this ocean
    DD: $1,500 22
Inscribed in both Chinese & Portuguese, coins for this territory weren't issued until 1952
    DD: $2,000 4
The first Russian settlement in Alaska was established on this island in 1784
    $800 18
Montana border 3 Canadian provinces: Saskatchewan, Alberta & this one
    $800 13
In 1653 Jean-Baptiste Lully became composer to this French king with whom he danced in a ballet
    $800 12
Early sailing ships were often stranded for many weeks in this region of calm winds on the Equator
    $800 23
Stamps & coins of this country bear the name Helvetia
    $800 27
Ralph Fiennes was crowned Best Leading Actor in a Play for his portrayal of this gloomy prince
    $1000 6
It's the name of the dynasty that ruled Iran from 1925 to 1979
    $1000 19
This, the state's most populous city, only has about 81,000 people
    $1000 14
This German traveled to London in 1710 to produce his opera "Rinaldo" & decided to stay
    $1000 28
The June 1991 eruption of this Philippine volcano caused vivid sunsets
    $1000 24
The sale of 1903 gold coins featuring this president helped pay for his Niles, Ohio memorial
    $1000 26
Cherry Jones won a Best Actress Tony for "The Heiress", based on this author's "Washington Square"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Carol Ann June Rudy
$5,500 $4,700 $10,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

NATURALISTS
Before his death in 1914 he studied forests in Russia, India & Australia, as well as the U.S.

Final scores:

Carol Ann June Rudy
$1,599 $0 $11,001
2nd place 3rd place New champion: $11,001

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Carol Ann June Rudy
$4,600 $4,700 $11,300
16 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
14 R,
3 W
24 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $20,600

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