Show #697 - Tuesday, September 22, 1987

Roy Holliday game 2.

Contestants

David Shapiro, an insurance adjuster originally from Chicago, Illinois

Peggy Friedman, a writer originally from New York

Roy Holliday, a radiologist from Brooklyn, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $13,000)

Jeopardy! Round

SCIENCE
BASEBALL QUOTES
DECEMBER 7TH
[The TH was upper case and half the size of the 7.]
SCHOOL DAYS
FRUITS & VEGETABLES
DOUBLE TALK
    $100 1
Just as silver rods tarnish, iron rods do this
    $100 7
It was club executive Branch Rickey who 1st said, "Baseball is a game of" this unit of measure
    $100 26
On December 7, 1963, this first family moved into the White House
    $100 14
On those freshly dittoed tests you used to sniff, the lettering was usually this color
    $100 13
A variety of this vegetable was developed in Kentucky in the mid 19th c. by Jack Bibb
    $100 6
In Alka-Seltzer commercials, it followed "Plop, plop"
    $200 2
The electromagnetic waves abbreviated "UV"
    $200 8
In Abbott & Costello's "Who's on First?", he's on second
    $200 27
On Dec. 7, 1908, the Watch & Ward Society in this city got Elinor Glyn's book "3 Weeks" banned
    $200 15
When the teacher sent you to get the film strip projector, you'd go to the AV room, which stood for this
    $200 18
Produce the Fairy Godmother asked Cinderella to produce for her
    $200 9
"Little" comic character originally created by Marge for the Saturday Evening Post
    $300 3
Speeds are subsonic below or supersonic above this Mach number
    $300 16
Gear worn by those playing this position has been called "the tools of ignorance"
    $300 28
Delaware did it 1st, December 7th, 1787
    $300 17
It's the main reason a sock hop had to be a sock hop
    $300 19
This nickname for the cowpea makes it sound like it's got a shiner
    DD: $800 10
It was a group called the Tymes, not Johnny Mathis that made this song a Top 10 hit:

"Sometimes we walk, hand in hand by the sea /
And we breathe in the cool salty air /
You turn to me, with a kiss in your eyes..."
    $400 4
Something described as "brackish" contains this substance
    $400 23
He said he "never wanted them to forget Babe Ruth," he "just wanted them to remember" him
    $400 29
On Dec. 7, 1946, John L. Lewis issued a back-to-work order to end a strike by these workers
    $400 22
Alliterative elementary school course which combined geography, history, gov't & sociology
    $400 20
In metric tons, it's the #1 fruit grown in both Afghanistan & France
    $400 11
Alan Arkin played a befuddled Soviet sailor whose sub ran aground off New England in this '66 film
    $500 5
During smelting, it's the waste material floating on top of the molten metal
    $500 24
Ageless pitcher who said, "Age is...mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter"
    $500 25
Program established by the U.S. government in 1964 to give kids a jump on kindergarten & life
    $500 21
Fermenting this vegetable w/flour in brine is commonest recipe for the sauce Japanese call "sho-yu"
    $500 12
Hawaiians eat the dolphin fish, not the same-named mammal, & call it this

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 10):

Roy Peggy David
$200 $0 -$500

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Roy Peggy David
$3,200 $1,400 $700

Double Jeopardy! Round

FAMOUS FAMILIES
BALLET
AUTHORS' MIDDLE NAMES
EXPLORERS
LONDON
"M"OVIES
    $200 8
The youngest of Joseph & Rose Kennedy's 9 children
    $200 2
For the 1924 ballet "Le Train Bleu", Picasso designed the curtain, & Chanel designed these
    $200 12
Hans Andersen's middle name
    $200 28
Francisco Pizarro is known for conquering this country, whose name also starts with "P"
    $200 7
Blackfriars, Westminster & London, falling down, for example
    $200 1
Film in which Jon Voight said, "I ain't a real cowboy, but I am one helluvah stud"
    $400 18
Not until 1979 did this family of dictators lose their 45-year control of Nicaragua
    $400 9
Leningrad's Kirov Ballet considers this Russian empress its founder
    $400 13
That of William Yeats
    $400 30
Nikolai Przhevalsky is noted for the wild horses he found exploring this "Outer" Asian land
    $400 22
Karl Marx wrote most of "Das Kapital" in this museum's Reading Room
    $400 3
This 1931 Peter Lorre classic has the shortest title possible in the category
    $600 19
This treacherous Renaissance family reportedly held orgies in the Vatican
    DD: $1,500 10
The cast of this ballet includes 1 evil magician, several hunters & a gaggle of cygnets
    $600 14
Isaac Singer's
    $600 24
Country which sent Magellan on his 'round-the-world cruise
    $600 23
4th-busiest airport in Europe & 2nd busiest serving London
    $600 4
Julie Andrews' 1st film
    $800 20
The 1st group admitted to the Country Music Hall of Fame were these in-laws of Johnny Cash
    $800 11
Known for its prelude, this ballet features 1 faun & 7 optional nymphs
    $800 15
Robert Warren's
    $800 29
In 1878, Belgium's King Leopold II sent this explorer back to the Congo
    $800 25
In 1974, London's main fruit, vegetable & flower market was moved from there
    DD: $1,500 5
Movie classic in which Judy Garland sang, "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas"
    $1000 21
Starting with George I, this German dynasty ruled England for almost 200 years
    $1000 16
In the ballet "Apollo", Apollo appropriately dances with this muse of dance
    $1000 17
That of Jorge Borges
    $1000 27
Both the 1st sighting & the establishment of this land as a continent are credited to Americans
    $1000 26
London fishmarket that's beome synonymous with coarse, abusive language
    $1000 6
Natalie Wood romances Gene Kelly but ends up with Martin Milner in this film of novel by Herman Wouk

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Roy Peggy David
$5,500 $10,600 $2,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

RELIGIOUS HISTORY
Because founder George Fox told a judge to "Tremble at the word of the Lord", his sect was called this

Final scores:

Roy Peggy David
$10,800 $10,199 $5,599
2-day champion: $23,800 2nd place: trip on Continental to Mexico City & stay at Crowne Plaza + Jeopardy! box game or computerized version 3rd place: Hotpoint refrigerator + Jeopardy! box game or computerized version

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Roy Peggy David
$5,400 $10,600 $2,100
21 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)
18 R,
1 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W

Combined Coryat: $18,100

[game responses] [game scores] [suggest correction]

The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. The Jeopardy! game show and all elements thereof, including but not limited to copyright and trademark thereto, are the property of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. and are protected under law. This website is not affiliated with, sponsored by, or operated by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. Join the discussion at JBoard.tv.