Show #4455 - Friday, January 9, 2004

Tom Walsh game 5.


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A.J. Monaco, a law student originally from Newark, New Jersey

Jennifer Rojo, a library clerk from Long Beach, California

Tom Walsh, a writer from Washington, D.C. (whose 4-day cash winnings total $84,500)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
It comes before "Queen" in the pen name of a king of mystery writers
    $200 3
____ & the Papas
    $200 26
The "Siberian" type of this dog crossed the Bering Strait to Alaska around 1910
    $200 11
In the next-to-last paragraph of his March 31, 1968 address, LBJ made this surprise announcement
    $200 21
Traditionally, a bride gives her bouquet to this person to hold during the wedding ceremony
    $200 16
Unknown evolutionary connector

_ _ S S _ _ _
L _ _ K
    $400 2
On screen he's been hard-boiled cop Dirty Harry
    $400 4
____ & Tennille
    $400 27
An old folk belief gave us this phrase for a drink taken to ease a hangover
    $400 12
On Sept. 16, 1990 viewers in this Gulf country had 2 choices: an Egyptian cartoon or an address by President Bush
    $400 22
Among the 5 pillars of this religion is Salat, ritual prayers said 5 times daily
    $400 17
Benjamin Franklin's certainties

D _ _ _ _
_ _ D
_ _ X _ S
    $600 8
A 1991 bio on Poe won this award from the Mystery Writers of America for Best Critical/Biographical Work
    $600 5
____ & Wings
    $600 28
In 1920 Pancho Villa retired to a ranch in this Mexican state that shares its name with a breed of dog
    $600 13
(Sofia of the Clue Crew reports from the Ronald Reagan Library.) In an Oval Office address, Reagan said these people "slipped the surly bonds of Earth to touch the face of God"
    $600 23
It's the "tepid" party you hold to celebrate your move to a new home
    $600 18
Birthday good wishes

M _ _ _
_ _ P P _
R _ T _ R _ S
    $800 9
Sometimes (well, most of the time) it's just a mystery to figure out this "American Psycho" author's books
    $800 6
____ & His Comets
    $800 29
In 1971 this rock band recorded the hit "Black Dog"
    $800 14
His farewell address warned of the scientific-technological elite & the military-industrial complex
    $800 24
This Japanese ritual is also known as seppuku
    $800 19
A way to remain cheerful & hopeful

K _ _ _   _ _ U R
_ H _ N   U _
    $1000 10
George Jetson might like this author of "L.A. Confidential"
    $1000 7
____ & the Dominos
    $1000 30
Altana's Mystique, a dog of this "European" breed, is the world's top show dog with 275 best-in-show awards
    DD: $1,400 15
Month & year the following address was delivered

"This government, as promised, has maintained the closest surveillance of the Soviet military buildup on the island of Cuba..."
    $1000 25
At this type of dance named for a comic strip character, the girls invite the guys
    $1000 20
Proverbial place without privacy

_ O L D _ _ _ _
_ O _ L

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

Tom Jennifer A.J.
$3,400 $2,800 $0

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Tom Jennifer A.J.
$4,600 $3,800 $1,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 6
As of 2003 a Renoir & a Rembrandt remained missing after a robbery from the National Museum in this city
    $400 21
He married Gilda Radner in 1984
    $400 11
Religious-sounding name for a twangy musical instrument held between the teeth
    $400 16
Aug. 4, 1944:
Police raid a house in Amsterdam; this 15-year-old girl is one of 8 arrested
    $400 26
During World War II, some 400 members of this Southwest tribe served as "code talkers" in the U.S. Marine Corps
    $400 1
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday evenings
    $800 7
There are reports of a prehistoric monster living in Storsjon, one of these bodies of water
    $800 22
Former rabbinical student & performer seen here
    $800 12
Today's city streets are indeed poorer for the lack of this type of professional
    $800 17
Aug. 4, 1892:
She allegedly axes her father & stepmother to death in Fall River, Massachusetts
    $800 27
In 1885 Geronimo & others escaped from this tribe's White Mountain Reservation in Arizona; they were recaptured in 1886
    $800 2
Perfect for a picnic is the picnic or ice-box variety of this fruit
    $1200 8
Christer Pettersson, convicted of the mysterious killing of this Swedish leader, was later released
    $1200 23
The movie star who founded L.A.'s Museum of Western Heritage
    $1200 13
Greg Leisz is a virtuoso on the pedal type of this relatively new instrument, which is supported on a stand
    $1200 18
Aug. 4, 1916:
The U.S. buys these "unspoiled" Caribbean islands from Denmark for $25 million
    DD: $1,000 28
The name of this offshoot of the Shoshone comes from the Spanish camino ancho, or "wide trail"
    $1200 3
Early in his career David Letterman filled in weekends as one of these for an Indianapolis TV station
    $1600 9
Boston cops were baffled by the murder of Karina Holmer, a Swede working as this French-named type of domestic
    $1600 24
It was hard to beat this man, Benny Goodman's drummer from 1935 to 1938
    $1600 14
Free from worry about too-slow human hands, Stravinsky wrote a 1917 etude for this now seldom-seen instrument
    $1600 19
Aug. 4, 1977:
Electrifying news as Jimmy Carter signs the measure establishing this cabinet department
    $1600 29
In the winter of 1838-39, over 4,000 died during this tribe's forced march from the Southeast to Oklahoma
    $1600 4
Singer/songwriter Loudon III, or a person who makes wagons
    $2000 10
The post-WWII fate of this diplomat & humanitarian, seen here, is not known for certain
    $2000 25
He created Mr. Spock & Captain Kirk
    $2000 15
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew at Grambling State University in Louisiana) This section of the band was the title of a 2002 movie starring Nick Cannon
    DD: $4,400 20
Aug. 4, 1987:
A stamp honoring this author is first sold at the Oxford, Miss. post office where he once worked
    $2000 30
This tribe's chief Osceola has been called the "Snake of the Everglades"
    $2000 5
Eugene O'Neill's only comedy was "Ah", this

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Tom Jennifer A.J.
$23,600 $6,600 $13,200

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Final Jeopardy! Round

He's believed to be grooming his son Gamal to succeed him

Final scores:

Tom Jennifer A.J.
$33,600 $0 $1
5-day champion: $118,100 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Tom Jennifer A.J.
$23,800 $6,600 $12,200
25 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
15 R,
3 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $42,600

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Game tape date: 2003-10-29
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