Show #3220 - Friday, September 11, 1998

Contestants

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Julie Schmitt, a chiropractor from Dallas, Texas

Marc Slutzky, an M.D. and Ph.D student from Evanston, Illinois

Megan Clouser, an environmental compliance specialist from Miami, Florida (whose 1-day cash winnings total $2,800)

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Jeopardy! Round

THE CIVIL WAR
HANDWEAR
THE ARABIAN NIGHTS
WHAT'S UP, DUCK?
THE 50th ANNUAL EMMY AWARDS
"G" WHIZ!
    $100 10
The eastern Union army came to be called the army of this river
    $100 20
In a nursery rhyme, they were lost by three little kittens
    $100 22
One tale tells of a place where these pachyderms go to die & the ivory lies around for the taking
    $100 1
Like a duck, this monotreme has webbed feet & its snout looks like a duck's too
    $100 15
On June 7, 1978 she was up for her first Emmy; on May 15, 1998 she was up for her 18th
    $100 4
Endocrine or exocrine, for example
    $200 12
During the war this "Little Women" author served as a nurse for the Union
    $200 23
It's the glove of the Golden Gloves & may deliver a K.O.
    $200 2
This team's official colors & logo were unveiled June 7, 1993
    $200 16
It was a character on this show to which the actress accepting an Emmy here was saying goodbye:

"It's so sad, this is sort of my last time to say good-bye & to this character, Nancy Weston..."
    $200 5
It's the liquor you might drink while playing the card game of the same name
    $300 13
Most of the battles in the west took place in Tennessee, most in the east in this state
    $300 24
It's a set of linked metal rings slipped over the fingers of a thug who wants to rearrange your face
    $300 29
This character is the hero of several tales & of the movie seen here
    $300 3
To prepare this Chinese dish, first force air between the skin & the flesh
    $300 17
This 1977 miniseries won a record 9 Emmys
    $300 6
It's the waste matter left by pelicans & penguins, as well as bats
    $400 14
Bombarded with some 4,000 shells during a 34-hour stretch, this fort surrendered to the South on April 14, 1861
    $400 28
These wood percussion instruments are fastened to the thumb & clicked together
    $400 27
A fisherman tricks one of these creatures into letting itself be trapped in a bottle
    $400 9
This phrase means to have all your arrangements complete
    DD: $500 18
It was here comes the judge when this actor seen here won for his role on this show in 1995:

"I have 30 seconds to tell you that I've been waiting 60 years to get up on this stage..."
    $400 7
The Sanskrit word for "venerable" gave us this term for a spiritual guide
    $500 21
In 1846 this Confederate general "charged" to the bottom of his graduating class at West Point
    $500 25
To treat with special consideration is to handle "with" these
    $500 26
The tales of the Arabian Nights are told to the king by this woman, his wife
    $500 11
DU for short, this organization publishes Puddler Magazine for kids
    $500 19
Playing Peter, she won in 1956 for Best Actress in a Single Performance
    $500 8
Isak Dinesen compared these mammals to "rare, long-stemmed speckled gigantic flowers slowly advancing"

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

Megan Marc Julie
$2,100 $900 $1,100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Megan Marc Julie
$2,200 $3,200 $2,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

FIFTEENTH
"SEASON"
TOUGH U.S. CITIES
BOOKS OF THE '60S
MUSIC POTPOURRI
6-LETTER WORDS
    $200 10
Ratified in 1870, it bans denying voting rights based on race, color or previous condition of servitude
    $200 19
Winter to a baseball player, and a good time to visit a resort to avoid peak tourist times
    $200 2
Parks in this Louisiana city include Audubon & Pontchartrain
    $200 22
He published his first Rabbit novel, "Rabbit, Run", in 1960
    $200 1
A song from the '60s told us "A Taste Of" this "is much sweeter than wine"
    $200 7
"I shot the sheriff, but I did not shoot" this assistant to him
    $400 12
Ptolemy XV of Egypt co-ruled with this woman, his mother
    $400 21
Herbs & spices will be these in our stew
    $400 3
This Michigan city, a center of Dutch culture, holds an annual tulip festival
    $400 26
One review called his "Andromeda Strain" "Compelling and reasonably executed"
    $400 8
Patriotic song whose fourth verse contains the line "And this be our motto: 'In God is our trust' "
    $400 9
From Persian for "market", it's the type of marketplace seen here
    $600 13
It begins "Lord, who shall abide in thy tabernacle?"
    $600 23
This Vivaldi work begins with "spring"
    $600 4
Located near the Alaskan point of the same name, it's the USA's northernmost settlement
    $600 27
It seems "The Fixer" was in for him to win a Pulitzer in 1967
    DD: $2,000 16
In 1772 he composed his Symphony No. 17 in G Minor, K-129
    $600 11
It can be a caption, an explanation of symbols on a map, or a myth
    $800 14
A veteran of the War of 1812, he was the fifteenth president of the United States
    $800 24
Paul Scofield won an Oscar as the "year-round" Thomas More in this 1966 film
    $800 5
This largest Delaware city is sometimes called the chemical capital of the world
    DD: $400 28
1966 was a bloody year with Capote's "In Cold Blood" & this Asimov tale of a trip through the bloodstream
    $800 17
The giraffe, an upright type of this keyboard instrument, was shaped somewhat like a giraffe's neck
    $800 15
Knock someone off the throne, or testify under oath
    $1000 20
The fifteenth Pope with this name reigned from 985 to 996
    $1000 25
This Jason Miller play about a basketball team's reunion was a slam-dunk with critics in 1973
    $1000 6
This southernmost Texas city is actually about 450 miles farther south than Tijuana
    $1000 18
Place your troops in battle positions

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Megan Marc Julie
$1,400 $6,000 $6,800

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Final Jeopardy! Round

MUSICAL THEATER
In France, this musical was known as "Brillantine"; in Mexico, it was "Vaselina"

Final scores:

Megan Marc Julie
$1,400 $6,900 $12,100
3rd place: Jaguar Friendship Watches 2nd place: Trip to Mexico City & Ixtapa New champion: $12,100

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Megan Marc Julie
$3,900 $6,000 $7,200
14 R,
3 W
(including 2 DDs)
17 R,
1 W
19 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $17,100

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