Show #6874 - Thursday, July 3, 2014


[<< previous game]

Beverly Garcia, a lawyer from Quincy, Massachusetts

Jeff Versteeg, an account executive from Cleveland, Ohio

Christi Esterle, a librarian and stay-at-home mom from Colorado Springs, Colorado (whose 1-day cash winnings total $11,999)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

    $200 7
Drawn up in Wisconsin in 1867, this architect was a real Prairie Style home companion
    $200 10
This religion's festival of colors is celebrated by throwing colored powder & water to honor the god Krishna
    $200 26
A bandage covering a wound, or a preparation covering a salad
    $200 16
...knows this state is in the first line of Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath"
    $200 6
Despite 2 suicide mentions & "we gotta get out while we're young", this was proposed as N.J.'s state song in 1980
    $200 1
Don't take this word meaning infinite time to respond
    $400 8
In 2012 this Ala.-born ex-Sec. of State was one of the first 2 female members of Augusta National Golf Club
    $400 27
On New Year's Eve the Dutch hold bonfires of these, which were a centerpiece of the home just a week before
    $400 25
Used to prevent soil erosion, rye & buckwheat are alliteratively planted as "cover" these
    $400 17
...remembers that when we meet Tom, he's just finished 4 years here, & it ain't college
    $400 9
"I didn't know my own face, oh brother are you gonna leave me wastin' away on the streets of" this city
    $400 2
Adjective meaning pertaining to horseback riding
    $600 13
He turned on, tuned in & dropped out of college before becoming a Harvard lecturer in 1959
    $600 28
The Texas Cavaliers River Parade is a centerpiece of this annual San Antonio event, "party" in Spanish
    $600 24
"Easy, breezy, beautiful..." is a pitch of this makeup brand
    $600 18
...thinks this actor did a fine job as Tom in the 1940 "Grapes of Wrath" movie
    $600 22
Bruce donned some old duds to sing "Whip My Hair" with "Neil Young" (actually this TV host, doing a great impression)
    $600 3
An enterprising type of businessman who says, yes, start up with me
    $800 14
A N.Y. congressman from 1903 to 1907, this newspaper magnate returned to California & got into castle building
    DD: $1,000 29
April 9 is Bataan Day, aka Day of Valor, on the Bataan Peninsula & in the rest of this nation
    $800 23
An independent record label of yore, or a pupal covering for butterflies
    $800 19
...recalls traveling with Jim Casy, who talks about the "holy sperit" & is called this, similar to a minister
    $800 21
Springsteen's 1973 debut, "Greetings from" this New Jersey resort city, initially sold only 25,000 copies
    $800 11
To disembowel
    $1000 15
This Chicago law man who enforced Prohibition ran for Cleveland mayor
in 1947; here endeth the lesson
    $1000 30
Jamhuri is Swahili for "republic", & this country's Jamhuri Day celebrates its independence from Great Britain
    $1000 5
In military slang, your "cover" refers to this article of clothing
    $1000 4
...was told, "They's a grove of" these--& "a guy with a gun that got the right to kill you if you touch one"
    $1000 20
"Everybody's got" this body part, a song Bruce first intended to give to The Ramones
    $1000 12
An arm of the sea at the lower end of a river

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

Christi Jeff Beverly
$3,400 $1,600 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Christi Jeff Beverly
$3,800 $3,200 $1,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 6
In the 1980s, William Bennett monitored the halls of this Cabinet department as its secretary
    $400 26
It's a disorderly crowd waiting for its "rouser"
    $400 19
A cave at the bottom of the cliffs below Tintagel Castle in Cornwall is said to be the home of this Arthurian wizard
    $400 1
In 1996 Michelle Obama became an associate dean at this school in her hometown
    $400 16
In 1714 this Dutch physicist made the first working mercury-in-glass thermometer
    $400 24
"Ace of Cakes",
"Everyday Italian"
    $800 13
(Vice President Biden reads the clue.) The idea of a vice president was proposed at the Constitutional Convention by this first Secretary of the Treasury
    $800 27
Term for a young child; you're one letter off, Kermit
    $800 20
The La Quebrada cliff divers at this Mexican resort city perform daily shows, diving from more than 100' into a shallow inlet
    $800 2
Elizabeth Dole received the distinguished alumni award from this North Carolina school
    $800 17
In a 1758 work this Swedish botanist applied his binomial system to animal classification
    $800 25
"Modern Family",
"Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.",
"Shark Tank"
    $1200 12
This father of a recent presidential candidate was HUD secretary under Nixon
    $1200 11
An importer of illegal goods, without payment of legal duty (of course)
    $1200 21
More than 700 years ago, Puebloan people lived in the caves of this state's Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument
    DD: $1,000 3
The campus of the University of this state is in Orono, named for a Penobscot chief
    $1200 18
Last name of the man who took the image seen here in the 1890s
    $1200 15
"Fashion Police",
"Rich Kids of Beverly Hills",
"Chelsea Lately"
    $1600 8
On April 4, 1996 the NYSE closed for a minute in memory of Ron Brown, who was this Cabinet secretary
    $1600 10
A prairie one was similar to but smaller than a Conestoga wagon
    $1600 22
2,000-foot sea cliffs are on this island's Kalaupapa Peninsula near Father Damien's leper colony
    $1600 4
Minnesota's Northfield College got this name in 1871, honoring a benefactor
    DD: $2,500 14
This English astronomer died on Jan. 14, 1742 at age 85; that's 9 years longer than than we might have expected
    $1600 28
"Foyle's War",
"Great Performances"
    $2000 7
Serving until 1975, Rogers Morton of Maryland was the last secretary of this department to come from east of the Mississippi
    $2000 9
According to Vatican I of 1870, the pope has this quality when speaking ex cathedra
    $2000 23
This Venezuelan waterfall plunges uninterrupted for a half mile down a cliff
    $2000 5
A sportswriter used the term "ivy colleges" in 1933 to describe 9 schools--the 8 current Ivies & this school in New York State
    $2000 30
A continuous loop of material with a half-twist is the "strip" named for this 19th century German
    $2000 29
"Bar Rescue",
"Ink Master",
lots of mixed martial arts

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Christi Jeff Beverly
$12,200 $11,700 $6,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

In 1950 the England-Scotland border was closed for the first time in 400 years to try to recover this stolen item

Final scores:

Christi Jeff Beverly
$24,200 $11,199 $0
2-day champion: $36,199 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Christi Jeff Beverly
$13,200 $10,800 $6,200
20 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
13 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $30,200

[game responses] [game scores] [suggest correction]

Game tape date: 2014-03-12
The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. Scraping, republication, monetization, and malicious use prohibited; this site may use cookies and collect identifying information. See terms. The Jeopardy! game show and all elements thereof, including but not limited to copyright and trademark thereto, are the property of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. and are protected under law. This website is not affiliated with, sponsored by, or operated by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. Join the discussion at