Show #823 - Wednesday, March 16, 1988

Ron Trigueiro game 4.


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Kate Coe, a segment producer originally from Billings, Montana

Scooter Lowe, a market research coordinator originally from Elkhart, Indiana

Ron Trigueiro, a student from Caruthers, California (whose 3-day cash winnings total $36,700)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 17
The name of this creature comes from the Greek verb meaning "to squeeze", sphingein
    $100 10
Humphrey Bogart won his only Oscar for this film, but his co-star Kate Hepburn lost
    $100 5
The "Couch Potato Game" was made to be played on the couch while doing this
    $100 16
After marrying at least 82 times for money, Giovanni Vigliotto was finally convicted of this
    $100 4
Jacques Chirac
    $100 18
Family-oriented Las Vegas hotel that's home to the world's largest permanent big-top show
    $200 21
Bes, a dwarf god in a feather crown, protected women in this delicate condition
    $200 11
This 1963 Disney film got its title from the object Arthur removed to become king
    $200 6
To win this game, your bug must have 1 body, 1 head, 2 antennae, 2 eyes, 1 tongue & 6 legs
    $200 26
Some criminals in Newport, Ore. are given choice of jail term or putting this in a newspaper ad
    $200 2
Pieter Willem Botha
    $200 19
1st name of Quick Draw McGraw's sidekick, Looey, & last name of the 40 thieves' adversary
    $300 22
Egyptians once thought the gods judged the dead by weighing this organ
    $300 12
1980 film in which Dan Aykroyd & John Belushi were "on a mission from God"
    $300 7
You can also play this popular crossword game "backwards" in a Hebrew edition
    $300 23
An Iowa man told judge he'd submit to stoning instead of jail if throwers met this condition
    $300 1
Daniel Ortega Saavedra
    $300 20
This suburb of Calcutta gave its name to both the city's airport & to expanding bullets
    $400 13
This western was about Billy the Kid, but publicity centered on Jane Russell's cleavage
    $400 8
The 2 words in the upper corners of a Ouija board next to pictures of the sun & moon
    $400 24
"Jimmy the Weasel", Mafia enforcer who turned informant, was put in this gov't program in 1978
    $400 3
Saddam Hussein al-Tikriti
    DD: $800 27
It's what Al Martino wanted the girl to say in the following song:

"Blue Spanish eyes /
Teardrops are falling from your Spanish eyes..."
    $500 14
Tyrone Power & Billy Murray starred in films based on this Somerset Maugham novel
    $500 15
"Colorful" women in the game of Clue who might have done it in the ballroom with a lead pipe
    $500 25
A prison program in Colorado uses inmates to tame these animals
    $500 9
Willi Stoph

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

Ron Scooter Kate
$1,800 $800 $1,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ron Scooter Kate
$2,500 $1,100 $2,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 8
As an attorney, John Adams defended British troops who took part in the 1770 "Massacre" in this city
    $200 14
The Oxford Companion to English Lit. says this was the only work for which Jonathan Swift was paid
    $200 23
"It's very clear our love is..." this
    $200 9
In 1814, he signed his 1st abdication at the Chateau de Fontainbleau
    $200 27
Pancreas transplants are being used today to help sufferers of type 1 of this disease
    $200 21
A Ritz in a tamper resistant box, or a man who tampers with bank vaults
    $400 7
Lafayette's grave in France is covered with earth from this American hill
    $400 3
Name of an Emile Zola heroine or a James Barrie dog
    $400 28
"You say 'ee-ther' & I say 'eye-ther'. You say 'nee-ther' & I say 'ny-ther'...Let' this
    $400 10
Charles VII gave a chateau to "La Beaute", who was the 1st "official" 1 of these to a French king
    $400 25
In 1987, Susumu Tonegawa became the 1st Japanese scientist to win this
    $400 20
A scribble by a Northerner, or a type of dandy in song
    $600 4
A British supporter of Mrs. Thatcher now, or an American supporter of the British back then
    $600 18
She wrote "Witchcraft of Salem Village" for children & "The Haunting of Hill House" for adults
    $600 24
The 1st musical instrument mentioned in "Strike up the Band"
    $600 11
Architectural feature which tops many chateaux, it was named for architect Francois Mansart
    DD: $1,000 1
A disease is congenital, inherited, or this, which is what the "A" in "AIDS" stands for
    $600 17
An arduous line of questioning by the police, or a Ph.D. if you already have a B.A. & M.A.
    DD: $1,100 6
Ironically, both Robert Morris & Haym Salomon, famed for doing this, died in poverty
    $800 22
It's said she lived in such seclusion after her father's death she was called "The Nun of Amherst"
    $800 30
"I'll build..." 1 of these, "...with a new step every day"
    $800 12
Playwright who penned part of "Le Bourgeois gentilhomme" at the Chateau de Chambord
    $800 2
Greek doctors felt this disease grabbed healthy tissue like a crab, so it came to be named this
    $800 15
Disappoint your Beefeater, or lower your defenses
    $1000 5
After this British general surrendered at Saratoga, the French openly offered us assistance
    $1000 26
Miriam in "Sons & Lovers", was reportedly based on his friend Jessie, a farmer's daughter
    $1000 29
According to the title, "Loving one who loves you, & then taking that vow" is this
    $1000 13
This castle on the River Dee is the British sovereign's private residence in Scotland
    $1000 16
The same virus which causes shingles in adults causes this disease in children
    $1000 19
Tied up in Mobile or just heading there

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ron Scooter Kate
$11,400 $3,100 $5,000
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

While Qatar is the only country that begins with "Q", this is the only national capital that does

Final scores:

Ron Scooter Kate
$12,700 $2 $9,995
4-day champion: $49,400 3rd place: Aurora dining group 2nd place: trip on Eastern to San Juan, Puerto Rico & stay at Condado Play Hotel & Casino

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Ron Scooter Kate
$11,100 $2,700 $4,600
25 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
12 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $18,400

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Game tape date: 1987-11-18
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