Show #2574 - Thursday, November 9, 1995

1995 Celebrity Jeopardy! game 4.

Contestants

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Bill Maher, a 1995 CableACE winner from Politically Incorrect

Charles Kimbrough, an actor from Murphy Brown

Swoosie Kurtz, an acclaimed actor from Sisters

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Jeopardy! Round

FAMOUS NAMES
BROADWAY
VAMPIRE LORE
THE PLANETS
GUINNESS RECORDS
WORD"Z"
(Alex: Each correct response will contain at least one "Z".)
    $100 4
The initials in the name of this showman stood for Phineas Taylor
    $100 1
Alain Boublil & Claude-Michel Schonberg co-wrote "Les Miz" & "Miss" this
    $100 14
One of the most widely used vampire repellents, its smell is detestable to them
    $100 26
Gravity from its single moon causes most places on this planet to have 2 high tides a day
    $100 19
The "grand"est of these musical instruments ever constructed weighed 1.4 tons
    $100 7
This music form may be progressive or modern
    $200 5
In 1994 this former Calif. Democratic governor & Pres. candidate became a radio talk show host
    $200 2
Once the star of her own TV variety show, she returned to Broadway in 1995 in "Moon over Buffalo"
    $200 15
A child born with these already in its mouth may be destined to be a vampire
    $200 27
Neptune is famous for its Great Dark Spot & this planet for its Great Red Spot
    $200 20
In 1973 this Alpine country had the lowest unemployment ever, with just 81 of 6.6 million out of work
    $200 8
Effervescence; soda has it
    $300 6
Recovered from a knife attack 2 years earlier, she returned to women's tennis in August 1995
    $300 3
In 1995 Jon Secada took over the role of Danny Zuko in this musical set in the '50s
    $300 18
One theory says it reflects the soul but vampires have no soul so they can't be seen in one
    $300 21
In 1991 2 balloons made the first flight over the summit of this highest mountain
    $300 11
It's an all-out military or football attack
    $400 16
This architect died just 6 months before the opening of his Guggenheim Museum
    DD: $200 9
[VIDEO DAILY DOUBLE]
Revival of a 1961 musical that has the following on its marquee:
    $400 24
A vampire hunter's kit should include at least one of these, perhaps made of ash or hawthorn
    $400 22
The world's largest illuminated sign is at Hung Hom, Kowloon, in this colony
    $400 12
A person who excels at a certain subject, like math or aerodynamics
    $500 17
This late movie mogul's sayings include "A verbal agreement isn't worth the paper it's written on"
    $500 10
This humorist's "Follies", not Ziegfeld's, won 6 1991 Tonys.
    $500 25
A bride can be carried over it, but a vampire must be invited in to cross it
    $500 23
The Bank of New York, the USA's oldest continuously operating bank, was founded by this man in 1784
    $500 13
This "Trace" runs from Tennessee to Mississippi

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 9):

Swoosie Charlie Bill
$700 $200 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Swoosie Charlie Bill
$1,800 $3,400 $1,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

NOVELS & NOVELISTS
NUTRITION
THE ACADEMY AWARDS
AMERICAN HISTORY
EUROPEAN TRAVEL
LEFTOVERS
    $200 3
This "Great Gatsby " author died in Hollywood without finishing his Hollywood novel "The Last Tycoon"
    $200 23
A cup of this movie theater staple popped in air has about 30 calories
    $200 8
He said, "The streets of heaven are too crowded with angels" when he won his 1st Oscar, for "Philadelphia"
    $200 1
The original of Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation was destroyed in this city's Oct. 8, 1871 fire
    $200 16
Almost all flights from the U.S. to London arrive at this airport rather than at Gatwick
    $200 10
Disorders of this joint are named for the sports of tennis & golf
    $400 4
A narrow scarlet sash is the emblem of the Junior Anti-Sex League in this George Orwell novel
    $400 24
This vitamin promotes good vision by generating pigments needed by the retina
    $400 9
In 1993 this Oscar host rode onto the stage on a giant Oscar pulled by Jack Palance
    $400 2
While landing at Lakehurst, New Jersey on May 6, 1937, this dirigible exploded
    $400 18
An important site of these sporting events is Lisbon
is Praca de Touros at Campo Pequeno
    $400 22
The Little Havana area of this Florida city runs approximately from S.W. 12th Avenue to S.W. 37th Avenue
    $600 5
This city is the setting for Margaret Truman's novel "Murder on Embassy Row"
    $600 25
The florets of this green relative of cauliflower are richer in beta carotene than the stalks
    $600 11
She told James Caan, "I really am your number one fan" when she won an Oscar for "Misery"
    DD: $1,200 13
The April 21, 1790 funeral of this Pennsylvanian drew a crowd of 20,000 mourners
    $600 19
For some rest & relaxation, visit Baden-Baden in this country; it's famous for its spas
    $800 6
"The Wept of Wish-Ton-Wish" is a novel of frontier life by this author of "The Last of the Mohicans"
    $800 26
Smokers may need as much as 50% more of this scurvy-preventing vitamin than nonsmokers
    $800 12
This accounting firm has tallied votes for the Academy Awards since 1935-- "And the envelope, please"
    $800 14
In 1829 this future Texas president resigned as Tennessee's governor when his wife left him
    $800 20
Before leaving Rome, toss a coin in this & you're sure to return
    $1000 7
Much of this Daphne du Maurier novel is set at Manderley, and estate in Cornwall
    DD: $1,000 27
About 70% of this mineral absorbed by the body ends up in hemoglobin
    $1000 17
This lovely French actress earned her 1st Best Actress nomination for the 1992 film "Indochine"
    $1000 15
On Nov. 11 1620 this document was signed in Provincetown Harbor
    $1000 21
This luxurious Mediterranean coastal region stretches from Menton to St. Tropez

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Swoosie Charlie Bill
$8,400 $8,000 $4,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

NAMES IN THE NEWS
He's the co-founder & editor-in-chief of a new magazine that hit the stands on September 26, 1995

Final scores:

Swoosie Charlie Bill
$9,400 $12,000 $9,100
2nd place: $10,000 to Project Inform Winner: $12,000 to Canine Companions for Independence & Help Hospitalized Veterans 3rd place: $10,000 to People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Swoosie Charlie Bill
$8,600 $8,000 $4,000
22 R
(including 2 DDs),
0 W
17 R,
2 W
9 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W

Combined Coryat: $20,600

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