Responses for show #2783 - Wednesday, October 9, 1996

Contestants

Bob DiGiusto, a postal clerk from Roseville, Minnesota

Mike Lease, a computer programmer from Chelmsford, Massachusetts

Anita Israel, a museum technician originally from Newburgh, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $4,199)

Jeopardy! Round responses

AWARDS
THE BIBLE
GAME SHOWS
MUSEUMS
FAMILIAR PHRASES
PRESIDENTIAL NICKNAMES
    $100 28
Princess Di

Anita
    $100 6
(Mike: Who is Saul? Or Paul?)
(Alex: Paul. That's right. Saul who became Paul.)

Paul (Saul)

Mike
    $100 23
The Dating Game & The Newlywed Game

Triple Stumper
    $100 1
a carousel

Anita
    $100 11
Waterloo

Mike
    $100 18
Truman

Mike
    $200 29
Juan Carlos

Anita
    $200 7
(Mike: Who is Abraham?)

Lot

AnitaMike
    $600 24
(Alex: "Fifty Years of Game Shows" is what that rebus denotes.)

Concentration

Mike
    $200 2
(Pearl) Buck

Anita
    $200 12
[Mike rings in and responds without being recognized by Alex.]
(Mike: What is [*]?)
(Alex: That' it, Mike, I guess.)

your cake

Mike
    $200 19
FDR

Mike
    $300 30
Charles Schulz

Mike
    $300 8
John the Baptist

Triple Stumper
    $300 25
[Alex spells out "B-U-R-T" and "B-E-R-T" the first time he reads the names.]

Reynolds & Convy

Anita
    $300 3
drag racing

Triple Stumper
    $300 13
the roof

Mike
    $300 20
(Gerald) Ford

Mike
    $400 17
Illinois

Mike
    $400 9
Jacob

Anita
    $400 26
(Alex: Spaulding, Groucho Marx, and his game show was [*].)

You Bet Your Life

Triple Stumper
    $400 4
the Hermitage

Bob
    $400 14
the fat

Anita
    $400 21
Benjamin Harrison

Mike
    $500 16
the Oscar

Bob
    $500 10
Joshua

Anita
    $500 27
(Mike: Who is Bud Collyer?)

Garry Moore

Mike
Triple Stumper
    $500 5
(Bob: What is Christianstad?)

Charlotte Amalie

AnitaBob
    $500 15
pillar

Bob
    $500 22
Zachary Taylor

Mike

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

Anita Mike Bob
$2,300 $500 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Anita Mike Bob
$2,900 $2,800 $900

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

SPACE EXPLORATION
ENGLISH LIT
FAMOUS NAMES
OPERA CHARACTERS
THE 19th CENTURY
FRUITS & VEGETABLES
    $200 7
(Alex: Yes, Apollo 17.)

75

Mike
    $200 6
Oliver Twist

Mike
    $200 30
Carol Channing

Bob
    $200 12
Judy

Mike
    $200 4
Buckingham Palace

Mike
    $200 17
acorn

Bob
    $400 8
an asteroid

Mike
    $400 22
Sense and Sensibility

Anita
    $400 29
California

Bob
    $400 13
Isolde

Mike
    $400 3
Sherman

Anita
    $400 19
a cactus

Anita
    $1,200 9
(Alex: You are correct. Two-man crew.)

Gemini

Mike
    $600 18
Anthony Burgess

Mike
    $600 27
Neil Diamond

Triple Stumper
    $600 14
a nose

Anita
    $600 2
steam

Anita
    $600 20
Thompson seedless

Anita
    $800 10
the Columbia

Triple Stumper
    $800 23
(Anita: What is Tennyson?)

(Sir Walter) Scott

AnitaBob
    $800 25
Vidal Sassoon

Triple Stumper
    $1,500 15
The Marriage of Figaro

Anita
    $800 1
a Manse

Anita
    $800 21
broccoli

Bob
    $1000 11
[Mike again responds without being called on.]

Skylab

Mike
    $1000 24
P.D. James

Triple Stumper
    $1000 26
(Anita: Who is Klinkov?)

(Sergei) Grinkov

AnitaBob
    $1000 16
Fidelio

Mike
    $1000 5
(Alfred) Dreyfus

Bob
    $1000 28
daikon

Anita

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Anita Mike Bob
$7,400 $8,200 $5,300

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

TRAVEL & TOURISM
BobWhat is Mall of America?
$4,700
AnitaWhat is London Bridge?
$5,800
MikeWhat is the Mall of America?
$6,601
the Mall of America

Final scores:

Anita Mike Bob
$1,600 $14,801 $10,000
3rd place: Samsung TV New champion: $14,801 2nd place: furniture from Berkline & Klipsch speakers

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Anita Mike Bob
$6,700 $7,200 $5,300
19 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
22 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
10 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $19,200

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