Responses for show #499 - Thursday, November 6, 1986

Contestants

Ken Harrison, a computer programmer from Cincinnati, Ohio

Linda Williams, an engineering reports clerk from Pasadena, California

Richard Gelb, a writer from New York City (whose 1-day cash winnings total $2,800)

Jeopardy! Round responses

AUTOMOBILES
JEWELRY
"B" MOVIES
MAN IN SPACE
OLD TESTAMENT
DIRTY WORDS
    $100 7
G.M. (General Motors)

Richard
    $100 14
(Alex: His mother gave him the nickname, by the way.)

Ringo Starr

Ken
    $100 25
The Bounty

Linda
    $100 12
earth's gravitation

Richard
    $100 5
Cain

Ken
    $100 9
mess hall

Ken
    $200 6
Datsun (Nissan)

Ken
    $200 15
The Pink Panther

Triple Stumper
    $200 26
The Bad News Bears

Linda
    $200 13
the moon

Linda
    $200 8
(Richard: Who is Abraham?)

Methuselah

RichardKen
    $200 10
Dusty

Ken
    $300 4
Yugo

Richard
    $300 16
charms

Linda
    $300 1
(Linda: What is Boy Finds Girl?)

Boy Meets Girl

LindaKen
    $300 22
walking in space

Linda
    $300 21
[Laughter as Alex read the clue]
...
(Alex: A busy guy. A fun man.)

Solomon

Richard
    $300 11
mire

Richard
    $400 2
(Ken: What is Hudson?)

Studebaker

Ken
Triple Stumper
    $400 17
pendant

Linda
    $400 27
Brewster's Millions

Ken
    $400 23
(Linda: What is 12?)

11

Linda
    $400 19
stain

Linda
    $500 3
Mercedes Benz

Triple Stumper
    $500 18
Fisherman's Ring

Triple Stumper
    $500 24
(Linda: What is Spacelab?)

Skylab

Linda
Triple Stumper
    $500 20
smut

Richard

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 11):

Richard Linda Ken
$500 -$300 $700

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Richard Linda Ken
$1,400 $700 $1,200

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

MEDICINE
3rd WORLD CAPITALS
WILD WEST
LABOR UNIONS
SEPTEMBER
SPICY NAMES
    $200 2
sun

Richard
    $200 3
(Linda: What is Quito?)

Lima

RichardLinda
    $200 16
Sutter

Linda
    $200 22
baseball

Linda
    $200 7
Christopher Columbus

Ken
    $200 1
Basil Rathbone

Ken
    $400 20
Pasteur

Linda
    $400 4
Saudi Arabia

Richard
    $400 17
Billy the Kid

Linda
    $400 23
Jimmy Hoffa

Linda
    $400 8
Abraham Lincoln

Linda
    $1,000 12
(Linda: I don't know it.)

Rosemary Clooney

Linda
    $400 5
(Richard: What is Nicaragua? ... Oh! What is [*]?)
(Alex: Right, okay.)

Managua

Richard
    $600 18
Jesse James

Richard
    $600 24
United Auto Workers

Linda
    $600 9
NBC (National Broadcasting Company)

Linda
    $600 13
(Richard: Uh, who was...?

Tim Curry

RichardLinda
    $800 6
Nairobi, Kenya

Triple Stumper
    $800 19
Oregon Trail

Triple Stumper
    $800 25
(Ken: What is a railroad union?)
(Alex: Be a little more specific.)
(Ken: What is a railway workers union?)

sleeping car porters

Ken
Triple Stumper
    $800 10
Nikita Khrushchev

Linda
    $800 14
Ginger Rogers

Ken
    $1000 21
Doc Holliday

Triple Stumper
    $1000 26
(Richard: What is Great Britain?)

the Netherlands

Richard
Triple Stumper
    $1000 11
(Alex: [*], yes. The city in question was Los Angeles, and Linda, you're now in the lead.)
[Applause]

California

Linda
    $1000 15
The Sage of Baltimore

Triple Stumper

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Richard Linda Ken
$1,600 $5,100 $1,600
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

TELEVISION
(Ken: [Helping Alex read his response] The Andy Griffith Show.)
KenWhat is Maybe The Andy Gr
$1,600
RichardWho are the Monkees
$1,600
LindaWho are the Monkees?
$1,000
The Monkees

Final scores:

Richard Linda Ken
$3,200 $6,100 $0
2nd place: trip on Delta to New York & stay at Halloran House New champion: $6,100 3rd place: Emerson 20" square screen stereo color television

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Richard Linda Ken
$1,800 $6,500 $1,600
11 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
18 R,
5 W
(including 2 DDs)
11 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $9,900

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