Show #4672 - Tuesday, December 21, 2004

Contestants

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Emily Lawrence, an attorney from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Dale Masel, a professor from Lancaster, Ohio

Lyle Brenner, a college professor from Gainesville, Florida (whose 1-day cash winnings total $8,800)

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Jeopardy! Round

U.S. CITIES
TV SERIES FINALES
TRAVEL FUN
MUG SHOTS
THE LIQUOR CABINET
"G" FORCE
    $200 1
Located 12 miles north of Mexico, this California city was a whaling port in the mid-1800s
    $200 6
As many hoped, on the final episode of "Friends", these 2 characters finally got back together
    $200 26
One of these thrill rides careens around the New York-New York hotel in Vegas, & even goes upside-down
    $200 13
In 1962 he graduated from a military academy in Peru
    $200 14
This corn whiskey was named for a county in Kentucky
    $200 9
International laws regarding prisoners of war were established by conventions held in this city in 1929 & 1949
    $400 2
W.C. Handy wrote some of his blues on Beale Street in this city
    $400 7
Thanks to caller ID, we learned that Mr. Big's real name was John in the last moments of this HBO series
    $400 27
You'll have fun getting to your room this way at Jules' Undersea Lodge in Fla.--Yep, the hotel really is underwater
    $400 15
In the 1930s the FBI was gunning for this bank robber--and they got him in Chicago
    $400 22
Gin & grenadine are the main ingredients in this color lady; the same color squirrel is a different mix
    $400 10
The mess is the area on a ship where the crew eats; this is the term for the kitchen where the cooking is done
    DD: $1,000 3
It's the southernmost state capital
    $600 8
David Janssen came face to face with the one-armed man in the thrilling finale to this '60s series
    $600 28
Pop over to the national balloon museum, made to look like 2 inverted balloons, in Indianola in this "Hawkeye State"
    $600 16
In 1977 the president pardoned this World War II propagandist
    $600 23
When called this, quinine water pairs up with gin in a famous drink
    $600 19
Beginning in her teens, a maiko is an apprentice to one of these professional Japanese women
    $800 4
Daniel Boone lived for a while in this West Virginia capital
    $800 11
Was it all a dream? On the last episode of "Newhart", Bob awoke with this former TV wife, not Mary Frann
    $800 29
Try to break the record for eating these hot peppers at the annual Laredo, Texas festival named for them
    $800 17
In 1947 this gangster lost his life in Beverly Hills
    $800 24
This top brandy from the Charente region of France is a blend that's distilled twice
    $800 20
Cape Morris Jesup, the northernmost land in the world, is the northernmost tip of this island
    $1000 5
John Adams said "the child of Independence" was born in "the old Council Chamber" of this city's Old State House
    $1000 12
In 1983 viewers said "goodbye, farewell and amen" to this series; the war was over
    $1000 30
Have a candlelit breakfast in your room at Governor's Trace Bed & Breakfast in this colonial capital of Va.
    $1000 18
In 1931 a gang war ended when this fortunate guy had the leaders of both sides whacked
    $1000 25
Sercial is a madeira used as an aperitif & bual is one used as this type
    $1000 21
A small Basque village immortalized in art in 1937

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

Lyle Dale Emily
$2,600 $2,800 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Lyle Dale Emily
$9,200 $4,000 $2,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE CIVIL WAR
SUPERHERO SECRET IDENTITY LAST NAMES
A REALLY LONG TIME AGO
WATCH THE BIRDIE
CLASSICAL MUSIC
BEGINS & ENDS IN "E"
    $400 10
David Farragut sailed into the Mississippi River in April 1862 & captured Natchez, Baton Rouge & this city
    $400 7
The brothers who produced the game Monopoly
    $400 4
In Euripides' home Protagoras read a controversial treatise saying these might not exist
    $400 17
Of the family Trochilidae, they're the smallest variety of birds
    $400 24
After seeing Verdi's "Aida" he decided opera was to be his forte & came up with "La boheme" & "Tosca" among others
    $400 1
Young lovers know it's from a middle English word for "run away"
    $800 11
This 1,600-mile-long mountain system divided the Civil War's eastern & western theaters
    $800 8
A nation's flag
    $800 5
Of the sheep, the pig or the bactrian camel, the first to be domesticated
    $800 18
The smell given to natural gas is similar to rotting meat, so linemen look for these circling as a sign of gas line leaks
    $800 25
Arthur Sullivan in 1856 was the first person to receive the scholarship named for this "Bridal March" composer
    $800 2
Named for the pioneer who settled the area in 1846, this city is home to the University of Oregon
    DD: $5,000 12
Widely used by both sides, this rifle shares its name with the Massachusetts city where it was made
    $1200 9
A state university in Detroit, Michigan
    $1200 6
This early ancestor of European man was named for the French cave site where the bones were first found
    $1200 19
This flightless bird's name may be from the Welsh for "white head"
    $1200 26
For the ballet "Coppelia" Leo Delibes used "The Sandman", one of the "Tales of" this author
    $1200 3
To free from bondage, as the 13th amendment did for slaves
    $1600 15
On February 3, 1865 Lincoln met with Confederate leaders at a conference named for this Virginia site
    $1600 13
An English county of 2,300 square miles
    DD: $1,500 28
Now in white & black species, this animal had a woolly version during the last Ice Age
    $1600 20
There doesn't seem to be a patron saint of hawks, but David of Wales is the patron of these birds
    $1600 27
In 1874 Ibsen asked Edvard Grieg to compose incidental music for this play
    $1600 21
This fencing sword has a bell-shaped guard & a triangular blade 35 inches long
    $2000 16
This Confederate vice president referred to Jefferson Davis as "weak and vacillating"
    $2000 14
A suburb of Providence, Rhode Island
    $2000 29
Ur was a part of this ancient civilization in Mesopotamia that was the first to develop a system of writing
    $2000 23
Bird brains know the fossils of this early bird were first found in Solnhofen, Bavaria in the 1860s
    $2000 30
Italian for "a whim", Strauss used it as an opera title, Paganini for a violin study
    $2000 22
Abu Dhabi is one; Dubai is another

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Lyle Dale Emily
$10,300 $5,200 $4,800

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Final Jeopardy! Round

DANTE'S INFERNO
(Alex: Have you read Dante's Inferno lately? Well, then if you did, you'll have no trouble with this clue.)
At the center of Hell, Satan is devouring Brutus, Cassius & this biblical figure

Final scores:

Lyle Dale Emily
$9,600 $10,350 $5,600
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $10,350 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Lyle Dale Emily
$16,800 $4,800 $4,800
26 R,
3 W
(including 2 DDs)
9 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
11 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $26,400

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