Responses for show #861 - Monday, May 9, 1988

1988 Senior Tournament quarterfinal game 1.

Contestants

Jim Gaylord, a tax consultant from Laguna Niguel, California

Louise Reyburn Dice, a farmer & writer from Taos, New Mexico

Tom Wickham, an airline pilot from Torrington, Connecticut

Jeopardy! Round responses

AMERICAN POETRY
WEIGHTS & MEASURES
TREES
NAMESAKES
THE OCCULT
FOLK MUSIC
    $100 16
Casey at the Bat

Jim
    $100 24
(Alex: Yes, now is the time for it.)

current (electricity)

Tom
    $100 1
bonsai

Louise
    $100 6
(Alex: [*] Reeves was his name.)

Orlando

Louise
    $100 11
white

Louise
    $100 23
"The Eyes of Texas"

Jim
    $200 2
Paul Revere

Tom
    $200 25
[End of round signals.]

television show

Louise
    $200 3
ponderosa

Louise
    $200 7
(Louise: What is a Bunsen burner?)

Petri dish

Louise
Triple Stumper
    $200 12
séance

Tom
    $300 8
(Alex: And not a creature was stirring, not even a [*].)

mouse

Louise
    $300 17
horse

Louise
    $300 4
oak

Louise
    $300 20
geyser

Jim
    $300 13
extrasensory hearing

Louise
    $400 9
(Jim: What is a whimper?)

fire and ice

Jim
Triple Stumper
    $400 18
drink (liquor)

Louise
    $400 5
yew

Jim
    $400 21
cabinetmaking or funiture making

Louise
    $1,000 14
planets

Louise
    $500 10
Abraham Lincoln

Louise
    $500 19
(Tom: What is electricity?)
...
(Alex: We've got less than a minute to go.)

temperature

Tom
Triple Stumper
    $500 22
tarantella

Jim
    $500 15
Jewish

Louise

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 10):

Tom Louise Jim
$200 $1,300 $0

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Tom Louise Jim
$0 $4,500 $1,000

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

20TH CENTURY THINKERS
[The "TH" was upper case though slightly smaller than the "20"]
ANCIENT ROME
MOVIE BALLERINAS
BUSINESS & INDUSTRY
PLANET EARTH
"G.R."
    $200 5
(1 of) World War I (or Vietnam War)

Jim
    $200 8
March

Louise
    $200 25
(Alex: We've got a minute to go in the round.)

Greta Garbo

Jim
    $200 13
Bayer

Jim
    $200 1
carbon dioxide

Tom
    $200 6
good riddance

Tom
    $400 19
existentialism

Louise
    $400 9
toga

Tom
    $400 18
Gene Tierney

Tom
    $400 23
Federal Express

Tom
    $400 2
one second

Tom
    $400 14
Grand Rapids, Michigan

Louise
    $1,000 20
Albert Schweitzer

Louise
    $600 10
Hadrian's Wall

Tom
    $600 15
Mikhail Baryshnikov

Louise
    $600 24
(cellular) telephones

Louise
    $600 3
salt (sodium chloride)

Tom
    $600 27
glad rags

Triple Stumper
    $800 21
art

Louise
    $1,400 11
Brutus & Cassius

Tom
    $800 16
Ann Miller

Louise
    $800 29
[End of round signals.]

Aeroflot

Tom
    $800 4
glacier

Louise
    $800 28
George Romney

Louise
    $1000 22
(Maria) Montessori

Tom
    $1000 12
Praetorian Guard

Tom
    $1000 17
Hans Christian Andersen

Louise
    $1000 7
coal

Tom
    $1000 26
(Tom: What is the Rift Valley?)

Great Rift Valley

Tom
Triple Stumper

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Tom Louise Jim
$7,400 $11,900 $1,600

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

RADIO
JimWhat is the Weather Show?
$1,600
TomWhat Mormon Tabernacle Choir
$400
LouiseWhat is the Mormon Tabernacle Choir?
$5,000
Mormon Tabernacle Choir

Final scores:

Tom Louise Jim
$7,800 $16,900 $0
2nd place: $1,000 if eliminated Automatic semifinalist 3rd place: $1,000 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Tom Louise Jim
$6,800 $10,900 $1,600
16 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
25 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
8 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $19,300

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