Responses for show #998 - Wednesday, December 28, 1988

Jeff Richmond game 4.

Contestants

Tom Leckey, a teacher from Arlington, Virginia

Carol Bunch, a computer science instructor originally from Nacogdoches, Texas

Jeff Richmond, a city planner from West Hollywood, California (whose 3-day cash winnings total $23,702)

Jeopardy! Round responses

1972
FABRICS
ARTISTS
SPORTS
"DOWN" WORDS
FOOD ON THE MAP
(Alex: Food, plus a place. Maybe.)
    $100 1
Bobby Fischer

Carol
    $100 3
tarpaulin

Jeff
    $100 18
(Alex: He tried whiskey, by the way, but it altered the color, so he went to gin and vodka.)

their freezing up

Tom
    $100 17
(Alex: Baseball, right.)

a night game

Jeff
    $100 8
his fatal downfall

Carol
    $100 2
Brussels sprouts

Carol
    $200 4
the United Nations

Tom
    $200 24
gray flannel

Carol
    $200 20
(John James) Audubon

Jeff
    $200 19
the score

Carol
    $200 9
"Downtown"

Carol
    $200 13
Dover sole

Jeff
    $300 5
the People's Republic of China

Jeff
    $300 25
(Tom: What is goat?)

camel

Tom
Triple Stumper
    $300 21
Italy

Jeff
    $300 27
the Tour de France

Jeff
    $300 10
downtime

Jeff
    $300 14
Manhattan clam chowder

Jeff
    $400 6
Massachusetts

Jeff
    $400 26
crepe

Jeff
    $400 22
Norman Rockwell

Carol
    $400 28
the St. Louis Blues

Tom
    $400 11
(Alex: Upstairs, [*], the series.)

Downstairs

Jeff
    $400 15
Lima beans

Jeff
    $500 7
Panama

Jeff
    $500 30
gunny

Triple Stumper
    $500 23
(Frederick) Remington

Carol
    $500 29
10 meters

Jeff
    $500 12
down-to-earth

Jeff
    $500 16
chicken Kiev

Tom

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

Jeff Carol Tom
$3,400 $500 $700

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jeff Carol Tom
$5,200 $1,800 $900

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

U.S. GEOGRAPHY
MOVIES
FAMOUS QUOTES
ODD JOBS
LITERATURE
MARCO POLO
(Alex: Not the children's game.)
    $200 5
Alaska

Jeff
    $200 24
Champion

Triple Stumper
    $200 1
human kindness

Tom
    $200 14
(Jeff: What are pajamas?)
(Alex: Be more specific.)
(Jeff: What are [*].)

pajama bottoms

Jeff
    $200 19
Australia

Tom
    $200 11
coal

Tom
    $400 6
the Shenandoah

Tom
    $400 25
(Carol: What is Last Tango in Paris?)

Midnight Cowboy

CarolTom
    $400 2
their chains

Tom
    $400 15
(Tom: Who is Uncle Sam?)

the bearded lady

JeffTom
    $400 22
Tolkein

Tom
    $400 12
Kubla Khan

Tom
    $600 8
the Wabash

Triple Stumper
    $600 26
Flatbush

Jeff
    $600 3
come home to roost

Carol
    $600 16
stones (gems)

Jeff
    $600 23
the Gift of the Magi

Jeff
    $600 13
Cathay

Jeff
    $800 9
Florida

Tom
    $800 29
Smokey and the Bandit

Tom
    $800 4
as others see us

Jeff
    $800 17
(Alex: The Prime Minister had that job, and that's Mrs. [*])

Thatcher

Triple Stumper
    $800 27
How Green was My Valley

Jeff
    $2,500 20
Venice

Tom
    $1,500 10
Providence (Rhode Island)

Tom
    $1000 30
Tender Mercies

Carol
    $1000 7
(Carol: What is write an opera about it?)

set it to music

JeffCarol
    $1000 18
(Alex: He goes all over the world putting out those oil fires, [*].)

"Red" Adair

Triple Stumper
    $1000 28
Joyce Carol Oates

Triple Stumper
    $1000 21
(Alex: That's right, no one would have believed...)
[Tom and Alex speak over each other here.]

you wouldn't have believed it

Tom

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jeff Carol Tom
$11,000 $2,000 $9,700

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS
(Alex: [To Tom.] You remember that he debated Jimmy Carter in 1976.)
CarolWho is LBJ?
$1,000
TomWho is Gerald Ford?
$6,500
JeffWho was Ford?
$8,401
Gerald Ford

Final scores:

Jeff Carol Tom
$19,401 $1,000 $16,200
4-day champion: $43,103 3rd place: Emerson VCR 2nd place: Broyhill bedroom set + Troy Lighting chandelier

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Jeff Carol Tom
$11,000 $2,000 $7,500
26 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
10 R,
2 W
17 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $20,500

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