Show #1489 - Thursday, February 7, 1991

Leslie Frates game 5.


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Sean Walsh, a teacher from Loxahatchee Groves, Florida

Richard Marvin, a small job contractor from Westbrook, Connecticut

Leslie Frates, a Spanish teacher from Hayward, California (whose 4-day cash winnings total $38,698)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 4
This Chicago mayor, who died in 1976, was considered the last of the big city political bosses
    $100 3
This alternate name for tetanus is also its most common symptom
    $100 2
She was born near Manila in 1933 to a wealthy family named Cojuangco
    $100 24
This company that merged with Palmolive after WWI has been making soap since 1806
    $100 18
18th c. operas usually had 6 main characters; the lead man was the primo uomo, the lead woman, this
    $100 1
Jack Wagner & K. Malandro, Frisco & Felicia, had one of these on "General Hospital" & in real life
    $200 5
Some suggest this infamous murderer was a grandson of Queen Victoria
    $200 6
The name of this disease comes from the notion that it was caused by bad swamp air
    $200 13
Before becoming president of France in 1981, he was first secretary of the French Socialist Party
    $200 25
Procter & Gamble first called it "The White Soap"
    $200 20
Rossini's opera "La Cenerentola" was based on this fairy tale
    $200 29
Jensen Buchanan spent 2 days in a 4'x4' vat of oatmeal that "One Life to Live" used in place of this hazard
    $300 8
One of his early dicisions as Chief Justice was declaring public school segregation unconstitutional
    $300 7
To detect cervical cancer, women are advised to have a pelvic exam & this test yearly
    $300 14
To date, he's the only former U.N. secretary- general to be elected president of a country
    $300 26
Now you can be glad you used this brand's liquid or mountain fresh versions too
    $300 21
In an Offenbach opera, Orpheus had a hot time watching the can-can here
    $300 30
Soap Opera Update said in old photos this show's unlikely pair of Cruz & Eden looks like Barbie & G.I. Joe
    $400 11
Oona O'Neill was disinherited by her father, Eugene, when she married this comic
    $400 9
Progeria, a rare genetic disorder, is marked by a person doing this prematurely
    $400 16
President Chaim Herzog is Israel's head of state, while this prime minister heads its gov't
    $400 27
Lever Brothers brand whose name is Latin for "light"
    DD: $1,200 22
His topics include politics in "Ernani", revenge in "Rigoletto" & tragic love in "La Traviata"
    $400 19
The 2 current soaps with "and" in their titles & they're both on CBS
    $500 12
In 1872 he issued his first mail order catalog, a single sheet listing about 150 items
    $500 10
A heart rate below 60 beats per minute is called bradycardia, & above 100 it's called this
    $500 17
In 1989 Alfredo Cristiani won election as this country's pres., succeeding Jose Napoleon Duarte
    $500 28
It calls itself "the body bar with bath oil"
    $500 23
In addition to "Parsifal", Wagner wrote an opera based on this son of Parsifal
    $500 15
Debbi Morgan left her role on "All My Children" to join this NBC soap

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

Leslie Richard Sean
$1,400 $700 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Leslie Richard Sean
$4,500 $1,200 $2,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 8
In the epilogue of George Bernard Shaw's "Pygmalion", she marries Freddie, not Professor Higgins
    $200 2
The button variety of this has a flat bottom because it may have been attached to the oyster's shell
    $200 1
According to the spiritual, one of these is "comin' for to carry me home"
    $200 16
Queen bees only use their stingers to kill these bees
    $200 19
It's seal shows 2 seals, a mother & its pup, & symbols of icebergs, native people & Northern Lights
    $200 24
In 1807 Napoleon made his brother Jerome king of Westphalia, which is now part of this country
    $400 9
Dmitri, Ivan & Alyosha are the title characters in this Dostoyevski novel
    $400 3
Like most of the natural ones, the synthetic versions of this green variety of beryl are also flawed
    $400 4
John Young & Robert Crippen were the first to fly one, April 12-14, 1981
    $400 17
Katydids & bush crickets are long-antennaed kinds of this insect
    $400 20
The center of its seal depicts the Hudson River & 2 ships in sail
    $400 30
Napoleon's father, Carlo, fought for this island's independence from Genoa
    $600 10
As Daniel Defoe put it, she was a whore, a thief & a felon, but turned honest & died a penitent
    $600 14
To show their rank, Aztecs wore jewelry made out of this bluish-green stone
    DD: $1,600 5
USAir's flight 1492 flies nonstop from Los Angeles to this city
    $600 18
A maggot of a fly is in this stage of metamorphosis
    $600 21
Mountains & the Great Falls of the Missouri River are depicted on its seal
    DD: $3,500 29
Name shared by the only Bonaparte ruler of Holland & the last Bonaparte ruler of France
    $800 11
His adventures began after booking passage as a ship's doctor aboard the Antelope
    $800 15
In the 1600s Vincenti Peruzzi of Venice came up with this "smart" gem cut
    $800 6
Abbreviate ACV, it's also known as a hovercraft
    $800 25
Insects have 3 main body sections: a head, an abdomen & this
    $800 22
In 1985 this state replaced the cocoa palm on it seal with a Sabal palmetto
    $800 28
P. Bonaparte's husband died in 1802 while trying to put down a revolt in this New World country
    $1000 12
In "The Sun Also Rises" Jake Barnes is hopelessly attracted to this "lady"
    $1000 13
Discovered in the Urals in 1833, it was named after the future czar of Russia
    $1000 7
In July 1990 this supertanker was rechristened the Mediterranean
    $1000 26
These ants so are named because of their painful stings, not their red color
    $1000 23
The 14 branches of the pine tree on this state's seal represent its desire to become the 14th state
    $1000 27
Napoleon appointed his brother Joseph king of Naples in 1806 & king of this country in 1808

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Leslie Richard Sean
$8,900 $5,400 $8,700

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Final Jeopardy! Round

It's the largest island on the West Coast of North America

Final scores:

Leslie Richard Sean
$17,401 $10,800 $17,400
5-day champion: $56,099 3rd place: Artisan House sculpture 2nd place: a trip to Honolulu

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Leslie Richard Sean
$8,100 $7,000 $5,800
25 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
17 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $20,900

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Game tape date: 1991-01-07
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