Responses for show #765 - Friday, December 25, 1987

Contestants

Eben Price, an attorney from Dallas, Texas

John Sobiski, a machine operator originally from Manchester, Connecticut (whose 1-day cash winnings total $7,800)

Bea Cottrell, a retired senior vice president from Fairfax, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $7,800)

Jeopardy! Round responses

FICTIONAL CHARACTERS
DOGS
DESSERTS
TRANSPORTATION
KENNY ROGERS
"LITTLE"
    $100 1
Paul Bunyan

John
    $100 15
Pekingese

John
    $100 6
(John: What's the white?)

yolk

BeaJohn
    $100 26
wind

Bea
    $100 13
Georgia

John
    $100 2
Little League

John
    $200 5
magic carpet

Bea
    $200 16
armor

John
    $200 10
Crêpe Suzette

Bea
    $200 27
nuclear power

Bea
    $200 20
Hee Haw

Eben
    $200 3
little bear

John
    $300 7
Don Juan

Bea
    $300 17
pitbull

John
    $300 14
ice cream

John
    $300 28
(John: What's Union Pacific?)

Atchison, Topeka & the Santa Fe

BeaJohn
    $300 21
"Lady"

John
    $300 4
the little woman

Eben
    $400 11
the house of the seven gables

Eben
    $400 18
(Bea: What are [*] or rats?)

rodents

Bea
    $400 22
cream puff

Eben
    $400 29
(John: What's a Firebird?)
(Eben: What is a Falcon?)
...
(Alex: Firebird is made by Pontiac.)

Thunderbird

JohnEben
Triple Stumper
    $500 24
(1 of) Dolly Parton (Kim Carnes & Sheena Easton)

Eben
    $400 8
Tawny Little

John
    $500 12
Laertes

Eben
    $500 19
Mary Queen of Scots

Eben
    $500 23
(Eben: What is donut?)

cookie

Eben
Triple Stumper
    $500 30
derailleur

John
    $500 25
what condition his condition is in

John
    $500 9
littleneck clam

Triple Stumper

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Bea John Eben
$800 $1,100 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Bea John Eben
$1,800 $2,300 $1,900

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

PEOPLE IN HISTORY
CHEMISTRY
CHRISTMAS CUSTOMS
INTERNATIONAL ACTORS
MAINE
"BIG"
    $200 4
Napoleon

Triple Stumper
    $200 1
carbon-14

Bea
    $200 16
tree

John
    $200 3
Yul Brynner

John
    $200 17
pine

Triple Stumper
    $200 18
(John: What's the world's biggest tree?)

big tree

John
Triple Stumper
    $400 5
Bat Masterson

John
    $400 2
sugars

Eben
    $1,000 26
Nutcracker Suite (Nutcracker ballet)

Eben
    $400 10
Richard Burton

Eben
    $400 23
(1 of) New Brunswick or (Quebec)

John
    $400 19
bigamy

John
    $600 6
Edison

Bea
    $600 7
class

Bea
    $600 27
(John: Who is Santa Claus?)

Kris Kringle

John
Triple Stumper
    $600 11
Peter O'Toole

John
    $1,100 24
(John: What is the northernmost point in the United States?)

easternmost point in the United States

John
    $600 20
The Big Bopper

John
    $800 9
Santa Ana

Eben
    $800 8
go down

John
    $800 28
(Eben: What is the Christ child?)

lodging (inn)

BeaEben
    $800 13
Louis Jourdan

Bea
    $800 25
(John: Who is JFK?)

Lyndon Johnson (or Hubert Humphrey)

JohnEben
    $800 21
big time

John
    $1000 12
(John: Who is Madame Biem?)

Madame Nhu

JohnEben
    $1000 15
gasses

Triple Stumper
    $1000 29
(John: What's Christ, Mary, and... Bathsheba?)
(Alex: [Laughter] I like your style, John.)

Kaspar, Melchior & Baltaszhaar)

John
Triple Stumper
    $1000 14
Laurence Harvey

Bea
    $1000 22
Big Five

John

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Bea John Eben
$5,800 $3,000 $5,500

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

SYMBOLS & SIGNS
JohnWhat is a snake?
$3,000
EbenWhat is the U.S. Capitol?
$5,500
BeaWhat is (some kind of scribble like a "T" & "F" hybrid)
$5,500
pyramid & on top of it the eye

Final scores:

Bea John Eben
$300 $0 $0
2-day champion: $8,100 3rd place: Brother Compactronic AX-33 typewriter 2nd place: 1-week trip to Puerto Vallarta & stay at Fiesta Americana

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Bea John Eben
$5,800 $4,100 $4,800
14 R,
0 W
22 R,
9 W
(including 1 DD)
13 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W

Combined Coryat: $14,700

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