Responses for show #1765 - Friday, April 10, 1992

Contestants

Ed Bryant, a lawyer from Springfield, Massachusetts

Priscilla Byerly, a Spanish instructor originally from Eastchester, New York

Marsha Pomeroy-Huff, a secretary originally from Clovis, New Mexico (whose 2-day cash winnings total $26,902)

Jeopardy! Round responses

CLEVELAND
PLANTS & TREES
MOVIE QUOTES
U.S. HISTORY
PLAYING WITH FIRE
9-LETTER WORDS
    $100 17
Erie

Priscilla
    $100 12
birch

Priscilla
    $100 7
Cool Hand Luke

Marsha
    $100 2
George Bush

Priscilla
    $100 1
weenie roast

Ed
    $100 26
gladiator

Marsha
    $200 18
Woman's Christian Temperance Union

Ed
    $200 13
eucalyptus

Marsha
    $200 8
Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn

Marsha
    $200 3
John Kennedy

Marsha
    $200 22
sun

Marsha
    $200 27
debutante

Ed
    $300 19
St. Lawrence Seaway

Ed
    $300 14
hemlock

Priscilla
    $300 9
Funny Girl

Ed
    $300 4
Patrick Henry

Marsha
    $300 23
back burner

Marsha
    $300 28
embroider

Marsha
    $400 20
Shakers

Marsha
    $400 15
flower

Marsha
    $400 10
gin joints

Marsha
    $400 5
(Stonewall) Jackson

Ed
    $400 24
home-fires

Priscilla
    $400 29
inoculate (or vaccinate)

Priscilla
    $500 21
(Ed: What is Lewis [*]?)
(Alex: [*] correct for $500.)
(Alex: Oh, he said Lewis [*]?)
(Ed: They're right. I'm wrong.)
(Alex: I'm sorry; you are incorrect. And I gave the man's first name so we'll go on from there.)

Carl Stokes

Ed
Triple Stumper
    $800 16
(Marsha: I'm drawing a blank.)

maple

Marsha
    $500 11
(Ed : Who is...?)

Cary Grant

Ed
Triple Stumper
    $500 6
Spain

Ed
    $500 25
bones

Triple Stumper
    $500 30
(Marsha: What is courvoisier?)

framboise

MarshaPriscilla

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 16):

Marsha Priscilla Ed
$1,000 $500 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Marsha Priscilla Ed
$1,800 $1,900 $1,000

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

THE AGE OF CHIVALRY
SCIENCE
REPUBLICANS
WORLD GEOGRAPHY
MONEY MATTERS
"A"UTHORS
    $200 11
Rhodes

Ed
    $200 2
coal

Priscilla
    $200 1
Goldwater

Marsha
    $200 3
Mississippi

Ed
    $200 8
go down

Priscilla
    $200 15
Louisa May Alcott

Priscilla
    $400 12
shield

Marsha
    $400 10
Massachusetts

Priscilla
    $400 23
Seward

Ed
    $400 4
Glasgow

Priscilla
    $400 9
grace period

Marsha
    $400 16
Horatio Alger

Ed
    $600 28
(Marsha: What is Spain?)

France

MarshaPriscilla
    $600 13
B complex

Marsha
    $1,200 24
Jesse Helms

Ed
    $600 5
Tobago

Ed
    $600 20
Japan

Ed
    $600 17
Maya Angelou

Ed
    $800 29
Roland

Marsha
    $800 14
nitrogen

Priscilla
    $800 25
Alf Landon

Ed
    $1,200 6
[Ed gave his response with an exaggerated accent.]
(Alex: Whoa! Humor from a contestant under pressure. Way to go!)

Transylvania

Ed
    $800 21
tax

Ed
    $800 18
Sholem Aleichem

Ed
    $1000 30
Riga

Priscilla
    $1000 27
Kelvin scale

Marsha
    $1000 26
Manuel Lujan

Marsha
    $1000 7
(Ed: What is the Nile?)

Zambezi

Ed
Triple Stumper
    $1000 22
caveat emptor

Ed
    $1000 19
Woody Allen

Ed

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Marsha Priscilla Ed
$5,600 $5,700 $9,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

AWARDS
MarshaWho is B. Franklin?
$5,599
PriscillaWho is Zenger
$0
EdWho is Franklin?
$1,601
Benjamin Franklin

Final scores:

Marsha Priscilla Ed
$11,199 $5,700 $11,401
2nd place: Orefors stemware and Retroneu service for eight 3rd place: Joyce Chen Chinese cooking outfit and Nintendo Entertainment System New champion: $11,401

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Marsha Priscilla Ed
$6,400 $5,700 $8,800
19 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
0 W
21 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W

Combined Coryat: $20,900

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