Responses for show #2953 - Wednesday, June 4, 1997

Wes Ulm game 1.

Contestants

Wes Ulm, a medical student from Alexandria, Virginia

Ellen Simmons, a marketing consultant from Warwick, Rhode Island

Stephen Heuser, an editor and writer from Boston, Massachusetts (whose 1-day cash winnings total $12,401)

Jeopardy! Round responses

U.S. GEOGRAPHY
MONEY TALK
QUOTABLE WOMEN
TALL TALES
CARS
ON "MY" TV
    $100 6
Nevada

Ellen
    $100 18
Alimony

Wes
    $100 2
Honey

Wes
    $100 23
Paul Bunyan

Stephen
    $100 1
Volkswagen

Ellen
    $100 26
"My Three Sons"

Stephen
    $200 7
Mobile

Stephen
    $200 20
Ransom

Wes
    $200 10
Jane Austen

Wes
    $200 13
Davy Crockett

Ellen
    $200 4
Ignition key

Wes
    $200 30
"My Two Dads"

Wes
    $300 3
Rocky Mountains

Wes
    $300 22
Greed (Avarice)

Wes
    $300 12
Heloise

Wes
    $300 16
White Cliffs of Dover

Wes
    $300 9
Henry Ford

Wes
    $300 27
"My So-Called Life"

Stephen
    $400 5
(W: What is New York?)

Vermont

EllenWes
    $400 25
(we have less than a minute to go in the round...)

Grant

Wes
    $400 14
Mata Hari

Wes
    $400 19
New Orleans

Wes
    $400 11
Caravan

Wes
    $400 28
"My Friend Flicka"

Ellen
    $500 8
Mohawk River

Triple Stumper
    $500 24
Premium

Ellen
    $500 17
Bette Davis

Ellen
    $500 21
Mike Fink

Triple Stumper
    $400 15
Chevrolet

Wes
    $500 29
"My Favorite Martian"

Ellen

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

Stephen Ellen Wes
$200 $800 $2,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Stephen Ellen Wes
$700 $2,700 $4,100

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

19TH CENTURY PORTUGAL
FATHERLY NICKNAMES
OPERA
AUTHORS
POTPOURRI
WORLD "C"ITIES
    $200 1
Gustave Eiffel

Wes
    $200 23
Thomas Edison

Wes
    $200 16
"A Christmas Carol"

Wes
    $200 26
Alice Walker

Wes
    $200 27
Potato

Stephen
    $200 25
Cannes

Wes
    $400 10
Vasco da Gama

Wes
    $400 12
Louis Pasteur

Wes
    $400 15
"Der Rosenkavalier"

Ellen
    $400 3
Romania

Wes
    $400 29
Apple

Wes
    $400 14
Calcutta

Wes
    $600 9
Wellington

Ellen
    $600 18
John Robert Gregg

Stephen
    $600 2
"Boris Godunov"

Wes
    $600 5
Theodore Dreiser

Wes
    $600 24
Aztecs

Ellen
    $1,500 17
(Alex: You're on your way to setting a new one-day record, Wes. I just thought you might be interested in knowing that.)
(Wes: I'm thinking about it... I think I'll be wimpy and wager $1,500!)

Cairo

Wes
    $800 4
Macao

Ellen
    $800 19
Aristophanes

Wes
    $800 6
The St. Bartholemew's Day Massacre

Wes
    $800 11
Lawrence Durrell

Wes
    $800 28
Dwight D. Eisenhower

Wes
    $800 20
Cologne

Wes
    $1000 7
Brazil

Wes
    $1000 21
Bill Monroe

Wes
    $1,400 8
Richard Wagner

Wes
    $1000 13
Wilkie Collins

Wes
    $1000 30
Convection oven

Stephen
    $1000 22
Christchurch

Wes

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Stephen Ellen Wes
$2,500 $5,100 $19,200
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

ENDANGERED SPECIES LIST
(Alex: That will please Ellen, I think!)
(Alex: Both here in California, as a matter of fact.)
StephenWhat is a pupfish?
$2,000
EllenWhat are lizards?
$4,000
WesWhat are leopards?
$2,000
Butterflies

Final scores:

Stephen Ellen Wes
$500 $1,100 $17,200
3rd place: Service Merchandise $1,000 Gift Certificate 2nd place: Trip to Mexico City & Ixtapa New champion: $17,200

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Stephen Ellen Wes
$2,500 $5,100 $18,000
7 R,
0 W
12 R,
0 W
39 R
(including 3 DDs),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $25,600

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