Show #7907 - Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Contestants

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Evan Beals, a salesman from Grand Rapids, Michigan

Kathleen Guess, a children's librarian from Marion, Kentucky

Anneke Garcia, an instructional design consultant from Salt Lake City, Utah (whose 3-day cash winnings total $64,502)

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Jeopardy! Round

TREATIES
MOVIE VOCATIONS
SEND ME A LETTER
EDIBLE COMMON BONDS
"ITS" FINAL
A VISIT TO SKANSEN
(Jimmy: A tour through 500 years of Swedish life and history from the world's first open-air museum.)
    $200 6
The Treaty of Lausanne, with this country on 1 side & 7 nations on the other, set its post-Ottoman borders
    $200 1
1961's "The Absent-Minded ____"
    $200 26
At Harvard, this letter grade indicates "satisfactory comprehension of the course material"
    $200 16
Casaba,
Crenshaw,
honeydew
    $200 21
The IRS performed 1.1 million in 2017
    $200 11
(Sarah of the Clue Crew presents from the Skansen Open-Air Museum in Stockholm, Sweden.) Skansen helps keep alive the culture of the Sami, or Lapp, people, who while finding grazing lands for their reindeer herds were historically known for roaming Norway, Sweden & Finland as this type of wandering society
    $400 7
The 1360 Treaty of Bretigny between France & England ended the first phase of this lengthy war
    $400 2
Pioneering talkie "The Jazz ____"
    $400 27
Curl your little finger under your thumb & spread your other 3 fingers to make this letter in ASL
    $400 17
Red globe,
Thompson seedless,
Concord
    $400 22
Axillae is a more elegant word for these areas below the shoulder
    $400 12
(Sarah of the Clue Crew presents from the Skansen Open-Air Museum in Stockholm, Sweden.) Skansen preserved the summerhouse from the estate of the great 18th century mystic & author Emanuel Swedenborg, who lived there when he wrote "Secrets of Heaven", a verse-by-verse commentary on these first two books of the Old Testament
    DD: $1,600 8
An 1828 peace treaty created this new country as a buffer between Brazil & Argentina
    $600 3
"Taxi ____", with 4 Oscar nominations
    $600 28
In Morse code it's 3 dots
    $600 18
Newtown Pippin,
Gravenstein,
Cortland
    $600 23
Watch it! I've about reached these boundaries of mine
    $600 13
(Sarah of the Clue Crew presents from the Skansen Open-Air Museum in Stockholm, Sweden.) Among the 150 historic buildings preserved here at Skansen is the Seglora Church from 1729 & today, one of the region's most popular sites for these ceremonies, "bröllop" in Swedish
    $800 9
In 843, nearly 30 years after his death, the Treaty of Verdun divided his empire among 3 grandsons
    $800 4
"Kindergarten ____" ("He's in a class by himself")
    $800 29
A 6-string guitar's low & high strings are typically tuned to this note
    $800 19
Fingerling,
white rose,
Yukon gold
    $800 24
Electric ones can be series or parallel
    $800 14
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew presents from the Skansen Open-Air Museum in Stockholm, Sweden.) Founded in 1891, Skansen Open-Air Museum was the first of a movement to preserve traditional architecture, like the farmhouse with this turf roof, widely used since the time of the Vikings
    $1000 10
Future president John Quincy Adams was sent to this Belgian city to negotiate the treaty that ended the War of 1812
    $1000 5
"____ Strange", "____ Detroit"
    $1000 30
It denotes the horizontal axis in a Cartesian coordinate system
    $1000 20
Calimyrna,
Kadota,
Black Mission
    $1000 25
You & I are finished--time to "call it" this
    $1000 15
(Sarah of the Clue Crew presents from the Skansen Open-Air Museum in Stockholm, Sweden.) 18th century pharmacists, or apotekare in Swedish, were very hands-on, preparing drugs via distillation, or with mortar & pestle, or pressing herbs & adding them to alcohol to make these concentrated solutions

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

Anneke Kathleen Evan
$3,000 $1,400 $5,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Anneke Kathleen Evan
$5,200 $3,600 $8,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

WOMEN WRITERS
CLASSIC ALBUMS
SHAPELY ADJECTIVES
"WEST" WORLD
THE HUNTER
HOME FROM THE HILL
    $400 1
In 1918 Columbia U. student Minna Lewinson became the first woman to win this journalism award
    $400 6
Oh well, whatever, name this 1991 Nirvana album that includes "Smells Like Teen Spirit"
    $400 11
Pisciform means shaped like one of these creatures
    $400 16
Long sought by explorers, it stretches from Baffin Bay to the Bering Sea
    $400 21
Hunters don't want to be accused of getting their quarry this illegal way, also a method of cooking an egg
    $400 26
Scott Brown replaced Ted Kennedy in 2010 but was sent home from the Senate by her in the 2012 election
    $800 2
She wrote the screenplay to 7 of the 8 films she directed, including "You've Got Mail" & "Julie & Julia"
    $800 7
The hive buzzed when this self-titled album was digitally released without warning in December 2013
    $800 12
Alveated means having the shape of one of these insect dwellings, be it vaulted or honeycombed
    $800 17
If you are lost in Yonkers, you have found yourself in this upscale N.Y. county
    $800 22
In Utah you need a basic hunting license, but for certain animals like bears, you need this 6-letter document
    $800 27
When it came to U.S. senators, this state decided to take a gamble on Jacky Rosen in 2018 as Dean Heller came up snake eyes
    $1200 3
"The Minister's Wooing" & "Dread" are lesser-known novels written in 1850s by this American
    $1200 8
"Smile", which stalled out as a Beach Boys album in the '60s, finally came out in 2004 as a solo release from him
    $1200 13
Describing a type of mirror, this 6-letter word means having a surface curved outward
    $1200 18
This London borough calls itself a city, but the queen does live there...
    $1200 23
The family business of the men seen here was originally based on selling these hunting items
    $1200 28
Last name of Charles, dad of NFL commissioner Roger, who lost his Sen. race after his anti-war stance angered Nixon
    $1600 4
This Ayn Rand book ends with the line "Then there was only the ocean and the sky and the figure of Howard Roark"
    $1600 9
A 2018 50th anniversary reissue of "Cheap Thrills" by Big Brother and the Holding Company showcases this legendary singer
    $1600 14
An object is campanulate if it's in the shape of one of these noisemakers
    DD: $3,000 19
Perth is the capital of this foreign state
    $1600 24
In 2002 Scotland put limits on this, which Oscar Wilde called "the unspeakable in full pursuit of the uneatable"
    $1600 29
In 2018 Claire McCaskill lost her Missouri Senate seat, the one once held by this president
    DD: $2,500 5
An auction of this poet's possessions included her copy of "Joy of Cooking" with "Ted likes this" next to a veal recipe
    $2000 10
It's often said that not many bought this "Underground" group's self-titled debut in 1967 but that everyone who did started a band
    $2000 15
It means rounded & maybe swollen, or relating to certain flowers, like the tulip
    $2000 20
This historical region of Germany is now paired with "North Rhine" in a state
    $2000 25
This covered hunting structure, seen here, seems to increase the area of the hunter's vision, though the name sounds otherwise
    $2000 30
In 2002 this sen. paired with McCain in a big campaign finance law; 8 years later, he lost his race in Wisconsin

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Anneke Kathleen Evan
$20,000 $21,100 $10,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

PRESIDENTIAL QUOTES
He said, "Victory over (the) Depression will be...by the resolution of our people to fight their own battles in their own communities"

Final scores:

Anneke Kathleen Evan
$39,995 $1,087 $10,000
4-day champion: $104,497 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Anneke Kathleen Evan
$20,000 $19,200 $9,000
24 R,
2 W
18 R
(including 2 DDs),
0 W
17 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $48,200

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