Show #867 - Tuesday, May 17, 1988

1988 Senior Tournament semifinal game 2.
Audio problems with the recording used to archive the game may affect the accuracy of some of the responses.

Contestants

Charmion Burns, a student from Manhattan Beach, California

Joan Erickson, a writer & professional dog walker from Glen Mills, Pennsylvania

Fran Kirchhof, a retired bookstore person from Denver, Colorado

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Jeopardy! Round

FAMOUS NAMES
FLAGS
THE 1950s
COOKING WITH JULIA
SPORT OF KINGS
PALINDROMES
    $100 21
Once mayor of Buffalo, he started a shipping company with partner Henry Wells
    $100 5
Queen Elizabeth II's personal flag bears a crown with this letter beneath it
    $100 16
Laika, the 1st living creature launched into orbit, was one of these
    $100 7
Julia says to serve this color wine with a cheese souffle
    $100 15
From age 2 to 5, a female horse is a filly; after 5, she's called this
    $100 26
A high-pitched shrill sound, like that of a young bird
    $200 22
Emily Price was better known by this, her married name, which was proper etiquette, of course
    $200 1
Admonition that appeared underneath the rattlesnake on the early U.S. Navy flag
    $200 17
Among the changes in George Jorgensen Jr.'s life was the changing of his 1st name to this
    $200 10
This hot egg yolk & butter sauce is flavored with lemon, unlike its sister "Bearnaise"
    $200 14
In 1919, Man o' War ran & won his 1st race at this Elmont, N.Y. racetrack
    $200 27
For a ballplayer, they can include batting average & RBIs
    $300 23
The name of this family of bankers came from a sign on their house bearing a red shield
    $300 2
By regulation, when Old Glory is completely folded, it's in this shape
    $300 18
To avoid being linked with communism, this Major League Baseball team changed its name
    $300 8
Her version of moussaka is this vegetable filled with onions, herbs, garlic, & ground roast leg of lamb
    $300 13
Popular California track operated by the Los Angeles Turf Club
    $300 28
Of the common nicknames for Richard, Robert or Ronald, the one which is a palindrome
    $400 24
Last name of Revolutionary War general Henry or Scottish religious reformer John
    $400 3
U.S. cabinet department whose flag features a buffalo in the center
    DD: $300 11
(AUDIO DAILY DOUBLE) According to Cash Box, she had the biggest hit of 1951 with the following:

"I remember the night and the Tennessee Waltz..."
    $400 6
The most famous French beef stew, it uses wine as a simmering liquid
    $400 9
All thoroughbred racehorses trace their ancestry back to 3 males of this breed
    $400 29
It's the Chinese lunar new year as celebrated in Southeast Asia
    $500 25
When Italy entered WWI, he assumed charge of the government's wireless service
    $500 4
Symbol found on the national flags of the Maldives, Tunisia & Pakistan
    $500 19
Newsweek says regional accents began to fade away in the U.S. due to the influence of this
    $500 20
For easy opening, set them curved side down on a electric burner & in a minute the shells begin to part
    $500 12
The term for a horse's probable odds as figured by the track handicapper & printed in the program
    $500 30
Fashionably speaking, it's Tucker's partner

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 11):

Fran Joan Charmion
$900 $300 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Fran Joan Charmion
$2,900 $2,500 $2,300

Double Jeopardy! Round

WORLD WAR II
BIOLOGY
STARTS WITH "G"
OPERA
RELIGION
THE WIFE MARRIED
    $200 9
He was the leader of China for the duration of the war
    $200 1
They're the respiratory organs of a lobster
    $200 20
A French or Belgian policeman
    $200 14
In opera titles, this word precedes "Carlos", "Giovanni", "Pasquale", & "Pedro"
    $200 13
Though some have several, most mosques have at least 1 of these towers to call people to prayer
    $200 24
Frank Sinatra & Andrew Previn, but not Woody Allen
    $400 5
For his daring bombing raid on Tokyo in 1942, he was awarded the Medal of Honor
    $400 23
An undeveloped shoot, an unopened flower, or Billy Gray on "Father Knows Best"
    $400 16
A place for actors to relax when not on stage
    $400 15
This Italian opera house opened on August 3, 1778 with Salieri's opera "Europa Riconosciuta"
    $400 12
In Orthodox Judaism, it is not the rabbi but this individual who usually leads the worship service
    $400 25
Actors Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., Franchot Tone & Philip Terry, & Pepsi Cola tycoon Alfred Steele
    $600 6
Later Germany's youngest field marshal, he was responsible for Hitler's safety during invasion of Poland
    $600 27
Of light, oxygen, or moisture, the one most plant seeds don't need in order to germinate
    $600 19
From the Latin word for "throat", it's a deep narrow pass through mountains
    $600 18
Nationality of the legendary opera singer Feodor Chaliapin
    $600 11
Both of these founding leaders of the Mormon Church were born in Vermont
    $600 28
Robert Walker, David O. Selznick, & Norton Simon
    DD: $1,500 7
In 1943, the president called for this as the minimum length of a work week in war plants
    $800 2
The blink, knee jerk, & sneeze are all inborn examples of this response
    $800 21
The metal ring used to hold a sail to its stay or a shoelace on a shoe
    $800 4
Knighted Metropolitan Opera impressario who titled his memoirs "5,000 Nights at the Opera"
    DD: $2,000 3
The former tank commander nicknamed "Killer Runcie" is now known by this religious title
    $800 29
Tony Martin & Phil Harris
    $1000 8
In 1940, Hitler made the French surrender in the same 1 of these in which Germany had signed its WWI surrender
    $1000 26
The 1-word term for the technique of pressing the venom of a snake into a collection vessel
    $1000 22
A type of silk or rayon frequently used for ribbon, it features heavy crosswise cords
    $1000 17
One source calls this composer of "Cavalleria Rusticana" the musical mouthpiece of fascist Italy
    $1000 10
Kentucky is home to world's largest monastery of this order associated with vows of silence
    $1000 30
Wallace Beery, a French marquis & 4 others, but not Joseph Kennedy

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Fran Joan Charmion
$8,800 $5,900 $5,900

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Final Jeopardy! Round

THE 50 STATES
More of this state's governors have gone on to be president than any other

Final scores:

Fran Joan Charmion
$5,799 $11,800 $0
2nd place: $5,000 Finalist 3rd place: $5,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Fran Joan Charmion
$10,300 $5,900 $8,000
22 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
16 R,
1 W
19 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $24,200

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