Show #3271 - Monday, November 23, 1998

Back "home" in Los Angeles.

Contestants

[<< previous game]

Chris Sedlack, a graduate student from Ithaca, New York

Adriana Bate, an office manager from New Orleans, Louisiana

Harry Silverstein, a marketing executive from New York City, New York (whose 2-day cash winnings total $11,601)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

THE LONE STAR STATE
(Alex: Guess which state that is?)
NAME THE MOVIE
SINGERS
BUSINESS TERMS
IT'S A JUNGLE OUT THERE
GIMME AN "F"
    $100 2
In 1836 at Washington-On-The-Brazos, Texas declared its independence from this country
    $100 1
"I'm gonna make him an offer he can't refuse"
    $100 14
This Judd, whose real name is Christina, took her stage name from a line in the song "Route 66"
    $100 15
Sensible consumers clip these to get cents off
    $100 24
A large knife whose name comes from an earlier Spanish word for "mallet"; it's handy for cutting jungle paths
    $100 6
A small bit of snow, soap or cereal
    $200 3
Texas has 2 national parks: Guadalupe Mountain & this 'big" one on the Rio Grande
    $200 7
"Houston, we have a problem"
    $200 17
In her teens this "Queen Of Soul" toured with the New Bethel Choir as a featured singer
    $200 16
It's the boating term used when the government comes to the aid of a "sinking" business, like Chrysler in 1979
    $200 30
The length of this South American water boa may exceed 30 feet
    $200 12
Eliza Doolittle, or a precious little petal scatterer
    DD: $500 4
(VIDEO DAILY DOUBLE);
He was managing general partner of the Texas Rangers until 1994
    $300 8
"I never drink...wine"
    $300 19
She & husband Bobby Brown have "Something In Common": that was the duet they sang on his 1992 album
    $300 18
A firm that buys & sells other firms, or part of the name of Janis Joplin's '60s band
    $300 29
About 2/3 of this river's 2.3 million square mile tropical rain forest lies in Brazil
    $300 13
It's the "digital" technique seen here
    $400 5
The Cactus Jack Festival, held annually in Uvalde, honors this vice president of FDR
    $400 9
"Aaah! You cursed brat! Look what you've done! I'm melting, melting!"
    $400 20
The Talk of the Town Theatre in Branson, MO is named for these 2 singers whose initials form the word "town"
    $400 22
Term for the amount a retailer adds to the cost price of a product; it may not be all profit
    $400 26
6-letter term for the thick covering formed by the tops of trees & vines where many animals live
    $400 25
Broken, like some bones or cartoon "fairy tales"
    $500 11
From 1817 to 1821 Jean Lafitte used this Texas island as his headquarters
    $500 10
"You've got to ask yourself one question, 'Do I feel lucky?' Well, do ya, punk?"
    $500 21
Her father, Jose Fajardo, was once a bodyguard to Cuban president Fulgencio Batista
    $500 23
A factory's manual labor is blue-collar & these are "steel-collar"
    $500 28
In 1863 French archaeologists began uncovering this temple of Vishnu in the jungles of Cambodia
    $500 27
It comes on "little cat feet"

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Harry Adriana Chris
$300 $1,900 $300

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Harry Adriana Chris
$2,600 $3,600 $600

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR
STAGE ACTORS
FOR HE'S A JOLLY LONGFELLOW
MANY LOVES
ADOBE
GILLIS
    $200 22
Clara Barton, who had lunch on this ship a few days earlier, was in her Red Cross office when it exploded
    $200 11
In 1998 this film director made his Broadway acting debut in "Wait Until Dark" & that's no "Pulp Fiction"
    $200 17
Longfellow used Henry Rowe Schoolcraft's books on North American Indian tribes as a source for this poem
    $200 3
Bibliophilism
    $200 1
The word "adobe" comes from an ancient word for these straw-filled objects mentioned in Exodus
    $200 12
Joe Gillis, played by this actor, gets involved with Norma Desmond in 1950's "Sunset Boulevard"
    $400 23
William Randolph Hearst sent this western artist to Cuba where he drew the Rough Riders charging up the hill
    $400 18
TV's "Odd Couple", they played an even odder couple in a recent Broadway revival of "The Sunshine Boys"
    $400 27
"Tales Of A Wayside Inn" was modeled in part on this Chaucer work
    $400 4
It's the "loving" nickname of the city seen here (back of the $100 bill)
    $400 2
Type of adobe communal structure seen here at Taos, New Mexico
    $400 13
On early TV, Jim Gillis was a friend & neighbor in the "LIfe Of" this William Bendix character
    $600 24
He said in his inaugural address "War should never be entered upon until every agency of peace has failed"
    $600 19
In 1998 this "M*A*S*H" star made a s*m*a*s*hing return to Broadway in the hit play "Art"
    $600 30
A statue of this Longfellow character in St. Martinsville, Louisiana honors exiled Acadians
    $600 6
The Beatles asked, "Would you believe in" this type of love, & others have wondered too
    $600 5
This term for workers in adobe is also applied to stoneworkers & to members of certain lodges
    $600 14
Lester Gillis was the original name of this youthful-looking gangster, but he found it sissy
    DD: $3,000 25
This future admiral's fleet was in Hong Kong when he got word to move it to the Philippines
    $800 20
You could say Kirstie Alley was an alley cat when she played Maggie The Cat in a 1984 revival of this play
    $800 29
Longfellow's glowing review of this author's "Twice-Told Tales" led to a close friendship
    $800 9
Change 1 syllable in the name of Hole's lead singer to get this chivalric code of behavior
    $800 7
Mali's city of Jenne is famed for an adobe one of these religious structures
    $800 15
Brad Gillis was a founding member of this rock band known for its 1984 hit "Sister Christian"
    $1000 26
The U.S. declared war on April 25, but made it retroactive to April 21, the day before this was ordered on Cuba
    DD: $3,000 21
(Hi, I'm Jerry Orbach.) I introduced the song "Try To Remember" in this musical that opened in 1960 & is still running
    $1000 28
Longfellow was 15 when he began attending this college in Brunswick, Maine
    $1000 10
The phrase "The love that dare not" do this was coined by Oscar Wilde's friend Alfred Douglas
    $1000 8
These Mideastern nomads whose name means "desert dwellers" often build adobe homes when they settle down
    $1000 16
Don Gillis' "Symphony No. 5 1/2" was performed in 1947 by this conductor & the NBC Symphony

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Harry Adriana Chris
$3,600 $8,400 $2,600
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

FAMOUS NAMES
In a 15-minute-long ceremony, his New York townhouse was designated a "Cultural Landmark" in 1998

Final scores:

Harry Adriana Chris
$1,999 $7,400 $3,601
3rd place: Pair of Croton Watches New champion: $7,400 2nd place: Daewoo Color TV & VCR; Prologue Speaker System & Broyhill Entertainment Armoire

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Harry Adriana Chris
$3,600 $9,200 $2,600
17 R,
4 W
25 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W
(including 1 DD)
8 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $15,400

[game responses] [game scores] [suggest correction]

The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. The Jeopardy! game show and all elements thereof, including but not limited to copyright and trademark thereto, are the property of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. and are protected under law. This website is not affiliated with, sponsored by, or operated by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. Join the discussion at JBoard.tv.