Show #2606 - Monday, December 25, 1995

1995-B Seniors Tournament semifinal game 1.

Contestants

Graham Beard, a retired Army doctor from Washington, D.C.

Ange Cardinal, a real estate salesman from Kenosha, Wisconsin

Phyllis Clark, a program coordinator from West Grove, Pennsylvania

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Jeopardy! Round

ASTRONOMY
ETIQUETTE
SOUTHERN ENGLISH
MUSIC
FILMS OF THE '50s
WORLD FACTS
    $100 7
Records show that this comet was observed as early as 240 B.C.
    $100 18
We're told this "doesn't grow on trees", but it may be tied to an artificial tree at an anniversary party
    $100 10
Some Southern terms for this event are "The War for Southern Rights" & "The Second American Revolution"
    $100 26
Clef symbol that resembles an ampersand
    $100 1
In 1958 he starred as a middle-aged Andy Hardy in "Andy Hardy Comes Home"
    $100 6
The name of Wagga Wagga, a city in this country, is an Aboriginal word meaning "many crows"
    $200 17
Giovanni Cassini discovered the main division in this planet's rings & 4 of it satellites
    $200 19
Caudle is the traditional drink once widely served at the party following this baby ceremony
    $200 13
"Tomorrow is another day", which she says in "Gone with the Wind", goes back at least to the 16th century
    $200 27
One legend says a dove sat on this Pope's shoulder & dictated a famous chant
    $200 2
"Cattle Queen of Montana" in 1954, she went on to run a ranch on "The Big Valley"
    $200 8
A statue of the young Queen Victoria graces the Library of Parliament in this capital of Canada
    $300 23
To the naked eye this planet appears as a bright red star
    $300 20
Etiquette books dispute the propriety of serving this popular shrimp appetizer in sherbet glasses
    $300 14
Ant killer is a humorous term for this body part, especially a big one
    $300 28
These include triads, seventh, mystic & Petrushka
    $300 3
He played Brick to ELizabeth Taylor's Maggie in "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof"
    $300 9
Battambang, the 2nd-largest urban area in this country, contains 10th century ruins of the Khmer Empire
    $400 24
First described in 1836, Baily's beads is a short-lived phenomenon seen during one of these
    $400 21
Once left at the homes of friends, this kind of card shares its name with a card the phone company sends you
    $400 15
Residents of this city call it "The Big Easy"
    $400 29
The Italian term for a gradual increase in loudness, it's used to mean a climactic point
    $400 4
Clare Boothe Luce protested the 1955 Venice showing of this Glenn Ford-Sidney Poitier high school film
    DD: $1,200 11
Latakia, which lies on this sea, is one of Syria's busiest ports
    $500 25
Named for their "quasi-stellar" appearance, they're possibly the most distant objects in the universe
    $500 22
For an audience with the Pope, this scarf with a Spanish name is an appropriate woman's head covering
    $500 16
Originally a railroad term, "balling the" this means to move or work swiftly
    $500 30
This "woodwind" instrument is made of brass & was patented in Paris in 1846
    $500 5
In this 1956 sci-fi classic, Leslie Nielsen found himself on Altair-4 with Anne Francis & Robby the Robot
    $500 12
You'll find this capital of the Dominican Republic at the mouth of the Ozama River

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

Phyllis Ange Graham
$1,200 $1,900 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Phyllis Ange Graham
$2,200 $2,900 $1,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

SHAKESPEARE
FAMOUS NAMES
GOVERNMENT & POLITICS
THE MIDDLE AGES
TEXTILES
THE NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART
    $200 16
This character is sleepwalking when she says "Out, damned spot! Out, I say!"
    $200 11
College Basketball's Player of the Year in 1979, he joined the Celtics the same year
    $200 6
The annual term of the U.S. Supreme Court begins on the first Monday of this month
    $200 21
During the 1850s Levi Strauss began making his jeans from this fabric, rather than from canvas
    $200 1
Benjamin West's 1791 painting of "The Expulsion of" this pair "from Paradise" is in the gallery
    $400 17
In "Richard III" Thos. Rotherham is Archbishop of York & Cardinal Bourchier is Archbishop of this
    $400 12
She was criticized for serving hot dogs to King George VI at Hyde Park in 1939
    $400 7
Currently Gen. John Shalikashvili holds this position in the Defense Department
    $400 22
Lillie Langtry helped popularize this fabric named for the British isle of her birth
    $400 2
Painted circa 1474, this Italian's portrait of Ginevra de' Benci is somber, not smiling
    $600 18
Play that includes the stage direction: "Enter a fairy at one door, and Puck at another"
    $600 13
In 1695 he moved in with his brother Johann Christoph, an organist at Ohrdruf, Germany
    DD: $1,000 8
Medicare & Medicaid are administered by a division of this cabinet department
    $600 27
In the 13th century the German town of Halle joined this League
    $600 28
The long, soft hair of the Angora goat is used to make this woolen fabric
    $600 3
Last name of portrait artist John Singer, who painted his niece Rose-Marie in "Repose" in 1911
    $800 19
He cries out, "Angels and ministers of grace defend us!" when he sees the ghost of his father
    $800 14
In 1953 he adapted his own novel "The Caine Mutiny" as the play "The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial"
    $800 9
In 1994 Lawton Chiles overcame a challenge by Jeb Bush for the governorship of this state
    $800 25
The "New Rome", it withstood assaults by Russians * Bulgars but was captured by Ottomans in 1453
    $800 23
In its early stages, this Du Pont fiber was referred to as Polymer 66
    DD: $1,500 4
The gallery has one of this sculptor's bronze casts of Jean d'Aire, A Burgher of Calais
    $1000 20
In "As You Like It", this heroine is the daughter of a banished dukke
    $1000 15
During World War II, this "Stars and Stripes" cartoonist created the GIs Willie & Joe
    $1000 10
Former Speaker of the House Thomas Foley represented this state in Congress for 30 years
    $1000 26
The 1086 survey ordered by William the Conqueror that registered all English landholders
    $1000 24
Fabrics are sanforized to prevent shrinking & go through this process to add luster & strength
    $1000 5
Henry Fuseli painted this tragic figure with his children Polynices, Ismene & Antigone

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Phyllis Ange Graham
$8,600 $5,700 $5,700

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Final Jeopardy! Round

ARCHITECTS
Frank Lloyd Wright had a fine collection of art from this country where he spent a lot of time 1915-1922

Final scores:

Phyllis Ange Graham
$11,501 $11,400 $11,400
Finalist 2nd place: $5,000 3rd place: $5,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Phyllis Ange Graham
$8,600 $4,900 $4,600
22 R,
2 W
18 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
13 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W

Combined Coryat: $18,100

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