Show #1201 - Monday, November 20, 1989


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Jim Dompkowski, a financial analyst from Portland, Maine

Kathy Hall, a teacher from Johnson City, Tennessee

Bill Nyden, a computer programmer and analyst from Mountain View, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $12,401)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 8
The ES in ESP stands for this kind of perception, which we don't have to tell you if you have it
    $100 17
One of the villages of the Miami was this "skunk place" on Lake Michigan
    $100 4
The pie named for this Confederate president contains pecans, raisins, dates and spices
    $100 16
She was sweet 16 when she started co-hosting a TV series with her brother Donny
    $100 1
During the 15th-17th centuries these developed from the matchlock to the wheellock to the flintlock
    $100 20
"Croonin' During a Downpour"
    $200 9
Dale Evans, Princess Anne, or any other horsewoman
    $200 18
This Pawtuxet Indian who befriended the Pilgrims was also known as Tisquantum
    $200 5
It's the color of the squiggles on Hostess chocolate cupcakes
    $200 19
John Phillips fired her from "The Mamas and the Papas" on her 22nd birthday in front of a crowd of fans
    $200 2
In 1861, Elisha Otis patented an elevator driven by this, not electricity
    $200 21
"Toss My Old Lady Off That 4:18"
    $300 11
Thousands of years ago in Egypt, "Cleopatra's Mines" were a source of these gems
    DD: $1,000 28
This ceremonial object is also known as a calumet
    $300 10
Blintzes are rolled ones, often filled with cheese
    $300 25
This Beach Boy resurfaced in 1988 and recorded his first solo album
    $300 3
Thomas Edison's cylindrical ones were superceded by Emile Berliner's flat variety
    $300 22
"Everything Concerning Miss Harrington"
    $400 14
An exile, especially one who has renounced his native country
    $400 29
"Dark Bird" name of the man for whom a tragic 1832 war was named
    $400 12
The Welsh like to eat them, as well as wear them on St. David's Day
    $400 26
Valerie Bertinelli is married to this hard rock hunk whose music might make you "Jump"
    $400 6
The two most common types of mechanical clocks are driven by weights or these
    $400 23
"Speculate on Which Person Will Be Visiting to Share the Main Meal of the Day"
    $500 15
A flat shoe which usually has a cloth upper and a flexible rope sole
    $500 30
Some say this president died after a month in office because Tecumseh's brother put a curse on him
    $500 13
The "honeycomb" variety of this meat comes from the 2nd stomach of a ruminant
    $500 27
His album "The Battle" dealt with the breakup of his marriage to Tammy Wynette
    $500 7
In 1983 Apple's Lisa computer gave PCs this device that moves the cursor around the screen
    $500 24
"I Used to Be an Adolescent Lycanthrope, Myself"

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Bill Kathy Jim
$1,500 $1,000 -$100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Bill Kathy Jim
$2,400 $4,200 $600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
His 1925 inaugural address was the first to be broadcast on radio; he wasn't always silent
    $200 6
After World War II, Bertolt Brecht founded his famous acting ensemble in this East German capital
    $200 26
Every May Holland, Michigan holds a festival in honor of this flower
    $200 21
The Chinese believe that jewelry made of this will bring good health
    $200 9
In the book of Revelation the Lord says, "I Am the Alpha and" this, the last Greek letter
    $200 8
Famous early Americans born January 1st include Paul Revere in 1735 & this seamstress in 1752
    $400 2
This president once appeared in an ad saying he was sending Chesterfields to all his friends for Christmas
    $400 7
Mark Medoff wrote this Tony Award-winning play for deaf actress Phyllis Frelich
    $400 27
The canoe variety of this tree is the largest of its species
    $400 22
In the "Pinyin" system of writing, his given name is spelled Z-E-D-O-N-G
    $400 10
The Gospel according to St. John begins, "In the beginning was" this
    $400 12
Born in Phoenix, Arizona, January 1, 1909, this politician's playsuits probably came from Pop's store
    $600 3
The first secretary of state to become president
    $600 18
Owen Wister co-wrote a play based on this, his most famous novel
    $600 28
In 1792 Captain William Bligh introduced this tree into Jamaica in the West Indies
    DD: $1,200 23
Revolutionary who became the first provisional president of China when the last emperor was deposed
    $600 11
Of faith, hope and charity, the one St. Peter says "shall cover a multitude of sins"
    $600 13
His file would tell you he was born in Washington, D.C., January 1, 1895, and served under eight presidents
    $800 4
He was known as the "Dude" president, "America's First Gentleman" and "Our Chet"
    $800 19
He wrote the screenplay for Marilyn Monroe's last completed film
    $800 24
Taught in all schools, it's called "Putonghua" or "the common language" by the Chinese
    $800 15
Completes the quote: "Behold a pale horse, and his name that sat upon him was..."
    $800 14
Born in Florence, January 1, 1449, he inherited his dad's wealth and was de facto ruler of the republic
    $1000 5
Two of the three U.S. presidents of Dutch ancestry
    DD: $3,000 20
A forerunner of expressionist drama, he's been called Sweden's greatest writer
    $1000 25
These ships with tall sails have eyes painted on the bows so they can "see" their way
    $1000 16
Jesus taught, "Ye cannot serve God and" this, a word from the Aramaic meaning "riches"
    $1000 17
The son of Sol and Miriam, this author whose given names were Jerome David, was born January 1, 1919

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Bill Kathy Jim
$7,800 $2,200 $5,200

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Final Jeopardy! Round

3 of the 6 U.S. states averaging fewer than 10 people per square mile

Final scores:

Bill Kathy Jim
$5,199 $4,400 $10,400
2nd place: Keller Furniture dining set & International Silver Co. flatware set 3rd place: "Shoppers" serigraph from Martin Lawrence Galleries New champion: $10,400

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Bill Kathy Jim
$7,200 $4,500 $5,200
24 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
11 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
4 W

Combined Coryat: $16,900

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Game tape date: 1989-08-22
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