Suggest correction - #1096 - 1989-05-15

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    $500 16
These mountains extend from Alaska into Mexico where they're called the Sierra Madre Oriental

Show #1096 - Monday, May 15, 1989

1989 College Championship semifinal game 1.


Alex Yang, a senior from Tulane University

Kristine Zaleskas, a sophomore from Harvard College

Jason Moore, a freshman from USC

Jeopardy! Round

    $100 18
Seen in August, the Perseids are this type of shower
    $100 2
Song that begins "Father & I went down to camp, along with Captain Good'in'"
    $100 1
The longest railway tunnel in the world opened in '88 in this Asian country known for "bullet" trains
    $100 5
According to Stevenson, it's who "should always say what's true and speak when he is spoken to"
    $100 7
2 of the 3 main languages of North America
    $100 17
In 1907 Barnum & Bailey's circus was sold to them
    $200 19
Sap-sucking insect named for a white, sticky cornmeal-like powder found on its body
    DD: $500 3
Based on a Scottish air; this was 1st used officially around 1845: [Instrumental music plays]
    $200 21
Yes, ships do have telephone numbers, but this part of the number changes as they travel
    $200 6
Elizabeth Barrett Browning said, "And, if God choose, I shall but love thee better after" this
    $200 8
Their west-to-east order can be recalled by using the phrase "Super Man helps everyone one"
    $200 25
There are 2 main types of these in the circus, Auguste & whiteface
    $300 20
St. Jerome was critical of those who used the end to justify these
    $300 4
Katherine Lee Bates wrote the words "O beautiful for spacious skies" after a trip to this Colo. peak
    $300 22
3 million of these safety devices are slated to be installed in 1990 model American cars
    $300 11
Ben Jonson wrote, "Drink to me only with thine eyes and I will" do this "with mine"
    $300 14
Most encyclopedias include the 7 countries of this region as part of North America
    $300 28
A Moscow circus act features these animals trained in the art of juggling with the feet
    $400 26
Siena College made news when its basketball games were closed to the public due to this disease
    $400 9
In the George M. Cohan song, it's "the emblem of the land I love"
    $400 23
This Pennsylvania city has more than 1,000 bridges, the most any U.S. city
    $400 12
Edward Fitzgerald 1st published his translation of this Persian work anonymously in 1859
    $400 15
World's highest commercially navigable river flows into Coeur d'Aene Lake in this U.S. state
    $400 29
This "Entertainment Tonight" star hosts the ABC series "Great Circuses of the World"
    $500 27
An extreme U-bend in a stream or to wander aimlessly & idly without fixed direction
    $500 10
It's our equivalent of England's "Britannia, The Pride Of The Ocean"
    $500 24
Championship competition for motorless vehicles held each year in Akron, Ohio
    $500 13
Sandburg said of this city: "I have seen your painted women under the gas lamps luring the farm boys"
    $500 16
These mountains extend from Alaska into Mexico where they're called the Sierra Madre Oriental
    $500 30
Type of act that was the specialty of the Wallendas

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 12):

Jason Kristine Alex
-$300 $1,300 $300

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jason Kristine Alex
$2,100 $3,600 $900
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