Show #277 - Tuesday, October 1, 1985

Chuck Forrest game 2.


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Bob Devlin, an industrial training director from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

MaryLou Byrne, a law student from Los Angeles, California

Chuck Forrest, a student from Grand Blanc, Michigan (whose 1-day cash winnings total $18,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 6
"When the president does it, that means that it is not illegal"
    $100 18
After they fell asleep at the drive-in the Everly Brothers had this to say
    $100 20
The 2nd of Egypt's plagues was hoards of this amphibian
    $100 8
Since 1967, some parting "Jeopardy!" contestants have received this "San Francisco treat"
    $100 1
13th to enter the Union, it must have been Providence, or we'd have had a flag with 12 stripes
    $100 10
    $200 7
"I have often looked at women & committed adultery in my heart"
    $200 19
Where you'd be going "by the old mill run... in the noonday sun"
    $200 21
Jeremiah rhetorically asked, "can it change its spots?"
    $200 9
Game in which toss-up questions were thrown to campus combatants by Allen Ludden
    $200 2
While New York is the Empire State of the north, this is "The Empire State of the South"
    $200 11
Curiosity committed felicide when it killed this
    $300 12
"Let us never negotiate out of fear, but let us never fear to negotiate"
    $300 25
In '80, Diana Ross was "inside out" with this #1 hit
    $300 22
They licked the sores of Lazarus & ate the flesh of Jezebel
    $300 28
"Just Men" had 7 keys & 1 of these, while "Split Second" had 1 key & 5 of these
    $300 3
The geographic center of this state is Delaware, 25 miles north of Columbus
    $300 14
Term for what Cain did to Abel
    $400 13
"One way to make sure crime doesn't pay would be to let the government run it"
    $400 26
Starsky & Hutch's David Soul made his recording debut with this soulful plea
    $400 23
Joseph explained Pharaoh's dreams of 7 lean ones who ate 7 fat ones but still remained lean
    DD: $300 29
No. 1 show in history of syndicated TV, its theme is the following:
    $400 4
Both Sun Valley & the Craters of the Moon are tourist attractions in this state
    $400 15
DDT commits this
    $500 17
When asked about his condition this president said, "I don't have ulcers, I give 'em"
    $500 27
Waylon Jennings' maternal admonition
    $500 24
Samson killed one of these with his bare hands
    $500 30
Jon Bauman & Gene Rayburn passed the mike for an hour when these games combined in 1983
    $500 5
Francis Scott Key didn't have to leave this, his home state, to spend the night near Ft. McHenry
    $500 16
From Greek for "easy death", painlessly pulling the plug

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Chuck MaryLou Bob
$600 $0 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Chuck MaryLou Bob
$2,400 $2,000 $1,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 11
Until their near extinction in the 1880s, they were the plains Indians main source of food
    $200 1
National chain of hotels often referred to as "HoJo's"
    $200 16
In "Thus Spake Zarathustra" this 19th century German declared, "God is dead"
    $200 22
Asian nation 2nd only to U.S. in meat production
    $200 2
Today very few Hollanders can be found clompin' around in these "klompen"
    $200 3
A retailer of fresh fruits & vegetables, or TV's Joe Carcione
    $400 15
An American Indian word for food, now the basis for a common style of grits
    $400 5
In 1977, The Eagles checked into the #1 spot on the charts with this song
    $400 17
While prisoner of the Germans in WWII, this French existentialist wrote some of his greatest work
    $400 24
Recently, New Jersey had the highest value per farm acre & this other "New" state the lowest
    $400 7
As of March 1985, 3.46 of these equaled the American dollar
    $400 4
Where actors wait, or 1st time comedians on "The Tonight Show" try to keep their dinner down
    $600 19
The 2 "superpower" adversaries of the French & Indian War
    $600 12
California's famous Ahwahnee Hotel is in the heart of this national park
    $600 18
Greek philosopher whose works were the basis for most scientific study well into 17th c.
    $600 25
Farms on this continent average about 5000 acres
    $600 8
Until the 1700s, this city was noted for its fine blue patterned china
    $600 6
Central Park's famous eating establishment
    $800 23
Gall & he led the attack on Custer's 7th cavalry
    $800 13
This payment plan includes both lodging and meals
    $800 20
French soldier & mathematician whose motto was "I think, therefore I am"
    $800 26
Over 90% of the world food supply comes from farms or ranches & the rest from these 2 methods
    $800 9
Queen Juliana's daughter, she is the present queen of the Netherlands
    DD: $1,500 27
2 of the 5 "Civilized Tribes", so called because they resembled European nations in structure
    $1000 14
In 1954 Conrad Hilton wrote checks for $97 million to purchase this entire hotel chain
    $1000 21
This 17th c. Dutch Jew was excommunicated from his synagogue for his independent thinking
    $1000 10
In 1975, independence of this S. American country caused mass emigration to the Netherlands

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Chuck MaryLou Bob
$10,500 $3,400 $3,600
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Compass directions of the Wicked Witches killed in "The Wizard of Oz"

Final scores:

Chuck MaryLou Bob
$12,500 $6,700 $7,100
2-day champion: $30,500 3rd place: Merillat kitchen & bath cabinetry 2nd place: trip

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Chuck MaryLou Bob
$10,000 $3,500 $3,600
24 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
9 R,
0 W

Combined Coryat: $17,100

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Game tape date: 1985-07-24
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