Show #775 - Friday, January 8, 1988


Bruce Wolfe, a software engineer from San Francisco, California

Sarah Workman, a history teacher from Pomona, California

Janet Holzer, a foreign language teacher from Indianapolis, Indiana (whose 2-day cash winnings total $19,601)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

    $100 19
Despite its "friendly" name, this is Wyoming's largest city, not a ghost town
    $100 1
The FDA prohibits use of tonka bean extract as a substitute for this ice cream flavoring
    $100 4
1 of 5 #1 hits for the Eagles
    $100 6
Guinness says the world's largest single museum is this city's American Museum of Natural History
    $100 11
This Berliner's real name is Elke Schletz
    $100 12
January 1
    $200 20
Wyoming got the nickname "The Equality State" because it was the 1st state to grant this
    $200 2
Even in your home, this 3-initial flavor enhancer can cause "Chinese restaurant syndrome"
    $200 5
1 of 4 solo #1 hits for Olivia Newton-John
    $200 7
Movieland in Buena Park, California is this type of museum
    $200 24
The Canadian actress who stars on "Webster"
    $200 13
This English city is famed for the coal it has exported since the 13th century
    $300 22
In this town you can visit Buffalo Bill Dam, Buffalo Bill Village, & Buffalo Bill Historical Center
    $300 3
Number of years the FDA says a fresh whole turkey can be safely stored in a freezer
    $300 21
1 of 3 #1 hits for Simon & Garfunkel
    $300 8
Knott's Berry Farm's Museum of Miniatures features these "circus" insects in handmade costumes
    $300 28
She starred in 1st film Roger Vadim directed & became his 1st wife
    $300 14
Bygone film form that typically ran some 10 min. & included current events, general interest features & sports
    DD: $600 26
2 of 3 great river systems that partially begin in Wyoming
    $400 17
People used to think they could dine on oysters only during months with this in their names
    $400 23
1 of 2 #1 hits for B.J. Thomas
    $400 9
A statue of Chas. Goodyear holding hunks of rubber graces Goodyear's World of Rubber in this Ohio city
    $400 29
Born in Paris as Lily Claudette Chauchoin, this Oscar-winner now lives on Barbados
    $400 15
Arithmetic that satirist Tom Lehrer said was "so very simple that only a child can do it"
    $500 27
In 1906, Pres. T. Roosevelt declared this "Tower" in N.E. Wyoming the nation's 1st nat'l monument
    $500 18
Types of these include Japanese, Greengage & Damson
    $500 25
Only #1 hit for Sam Cooke
    $500 10
A Kansas museum abuzz with live bees also has a dead horse, Commanche, who survived this 1876 battle
    $500 30
This "Rose Tattoo" star was born in Alexandria, the illegitimate daughter of an Egyptian
    $500 16
In Orwell's "1984", it was a language " diminish the range of thought"

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 16):

Janet Sarah Bruce
$600 $1,800 $1,100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Janet Sarah Bruce
$1,700 $2,700 $1,700

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 22
The U.S. renewed a treaty with this independent country giving us right to build a base at Pearl Harbor
    $200 7
Both malaria & yellow fever are transmitted by the "bite" of this type of insect
    $200 21
Pennsylvania town known for its wagons, it was named for this tribe also called the Susquehanna
    $200 4
18th c. English feminist Mary Wollstonecraft was the mother of this "Frankenstein" author
    $200 12
To set down a plane or pull in a fish
    $200 1
A '54 investigation by Cong. blamed delinquency on these "kiddy books", so the industry censored itself
    $400 23
Developer of a library cataloging system, he founded 1st U.S. professional library school
    $400 8
A vitamin B-12 deficiency can result in this, a deficiency in red blood cells
    $400 24
This largest deer's name is from the Natick Indian language, not the cows'
    $400 5
V. Woodhull was a professional mind reader before she became 1st woman to run for this office
    $400 13
The past participle of "do"
    DD: $1,000 2
In 1972, his recitation of the following routine got him arrested:

"Well, there are 400,000 words in the English language and there are seven of them you can't say on television."
    $600 9
More common name for renal calculi, which vary from the size of a grain of sand to a golf ball
    $600 25
The Miami tribe lent its name to 3 rivers in this state, the Great Miami, the Little Miami, & the Maumee
    $600 6
Constitutional amendment named in honor of Susan B. Anthony, it bears this number
    $600 14
1 of the 2 4-letter words beginning with "H" that mean the handle of a sword
    $600 3
In the 1910s, her birth control books were banned in NY & her husband was arrested for giving one away
    $800 10
Used to help consciously control body functions, one technique is electrodermal response
    DD: $1,000 26
2 of the 4 Canadian provinces whose names were derived from Indian words
    $800 19
She founded the National Organization for Women 3 yrs. after she wrote "The Feminine Mystique"
    $800 15
A broad, flat, somewhat thick piece of marble or marble cake
    $800 17
The "M" in the PMRC, it's what the "P", or Parents, are concerned about
    $1000 11
If you have a tempero-mandibular joint dislocation, this has gotten out of line
    $1000 27
In 1883, the body of this Fox chief was disinterred & moved to the Iowa city named for him
    $1000 20
This 6' tall Australian championed sexual freedom in her 1st book, "The Female Eunuch"
    $1000 16
A song in "Mary Poppins" tells you to do this "In Time"
    $1000 18
To get around a new obscenity law, publishers in a late 19th c. used "enceinte" instead of this word

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Janet Sarah Bruce
$5,300 $6,700 $2,500

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

Having "married" the sea annually for over 600 years, this city is still called "The Bride of the Sea"

Final scores:

Janet Sarah Bruce
$6,701 $9,400 $5,000
2nd place: La-Z-Boy Signature II sleep sofa & Sierra fireplace New champion: $9,400 3rd place: Stained Glass Overlay designer glass

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Janet Sarah Bruce
$4,700 $7,500 $2,500
15 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
23 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W
(including 1 DD)
12 R,
4 W

Combined Coryat: $14,700

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

Game tape date: 1987-09-22
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