Show #2088 - Wednesday, October 6, 1993


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Curt Kronish, a systems administrator from Dover, New Jersey

Bob Olivier, a marketing director from Bethesda, Maryland

Joy Bell, a registered nurse from Columbia, Maryland (whose 1-day cash winnings total $9,200)

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Jeopardy! Round

____ THE ____
    $100 2
This state ranks No. 1 in the breeding of thoroughbred horses
    $100 1
Butterfly McQueen & Moms Mabley appeared in "Swingin' the Dream", inspired by this Shakespeare play
    $100 12
This leading U.S. bleach maker owns the Kingsford line of charcoal products
    $100 16
The European species of this American spring harbinger is also called the redbreast
    $100 14
A cone-shaped symbol of disgrace & stupidity
    $100 10
According to the proverb, do this "and spoil the child"
    $200 7
"Beep! Beep!" It's New Mexico's state bird
    $200 3
This Gatlin brother played Will Rogers on Broadway while a Carradine brother played the role on tour
    $200 15
Johnson Products Company makes many items for the care of this body part, including Afro Sheen
    $200 19
The whooping species of this bird is one of North America's rarest
    $200 26
Car caps include gas, radiator & these on the wheels
    $200 13
Attain a standard, like getting an A in school
    $300 8
From 1733 to 1782, its capital was Savannah
    $300 4
In 1992 this former TV "Avenger" gave an award-winning performance as the vengeful Medea
    $300 17
Pennzoil owns this chain of "quick" auto lubrication shops
    $300 21
Plains Indians once used the feathers of the golden variety of this bird of prey in their bonnets
    $300 27
One puts it on to ponder
    $300 18
Look after a military installation while the troops are out
    $400 9
The Chinook variety of this fish is Oregon's state fish
    $400 5
The acclaimed 1990 revival of this Tennessee Williams play featured Charles Durning as Big Daddy
    DD: $500 20
Nobel Industries is this country's largest chemical company
    $400 22
This largest type of parrot can be tamed, but is not a particularly good talker
    $400 28
It's an airport porter
    $400 23
Understand all the tricks of a trade, like braiding hemp
    $500 11
This state has a 4,150'-wide, 570'-deep meteor crater
    $500 6
In 1993 Jim Belushi took over this "Taxi" star's starring role in "Conversations with My Father"
    $500 25
This insurance company uses characters from "Peanuts" in its commercials
    $500 30
The name of this diving bird comes from the Spanish bobo, meaning "dolt"
    $500 29
They're dynamite detonators
    $500 24
We're not telling tall tales when we tell you he was Charlemagne's dad

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

Joy Bob Curt
$1,400 $1,100 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Joy Bob Curt
$1,100 $1,600 $2,900

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 19
In the 1970s Arab countries put an embargo on shipments of this to the U.S. & the Netherlands
    $200 15
In 1979 & 1983 runner Joan Benoit won the women's division of this Massachusetts race
    $200 11
Oxford, Reading & Windsor Castle lie on its banks
    $200 25
Torii are the gateways separating sacred & secular areas of this Japanese religion's shrines
    $200 1
Weeena, an Eloi girl, becomes the companion of the time traveler in this H.G. Wells novel
    $200 6
Branches of this earth science include petrology & seismology
    $400 20
This revolution was over in a day, November 6-7, 1917
    $400 16
The former Robyn Smith retired as a jockey after she married this song-and-dance man
    $400 12
According to Maori legend, this country's Lake Manapouri was formed from the tears of 2 sisters
    $400 26
Some Jewish men begin wearing a prayer shawl after this ceremony; others wait until they're married
    $400 2
This novel ends with Holden Caufield in a sanitarium
    $400 7
Martin Luther & Albert Schweitzer held doctorates in this
    $600 22
After becoming president in 1989 F.W. de Klerk legalized the ANC, this opposition group
    $600 17
The AP named this Yugoslavian-born tennis star Female Athlete of the Year for 1992
    $600 13
It's where John the Baptist did his baptizing
    $600 27
Reggae music is most associated with this religious movement
    $600 3
"The 42nd Parallel" is the first book in this author's "U.S.A." trilogy
    $600 8
It's the branch of medicine that deals with the anatomy & disorders of the nervous system
    $800 23
The Japanese fought off these invading hordes in 1289 with the aid of a kamikaze or divine wind
    $800 18
Susan Butcher is the only woman to have won this Alaskan sled-dog race 4 times
    DD: $500 14
This lake in Canada's Banff National Park was named for a daughter of Queen Victoria
    DD: $1,000 28
This celibate religious sect is credited with inventing the circular saw & the clothespin
    $800 4
Count Westwest, the lord of the castle, is named but doesn't appear in his novel "The Castle"
    $800 9
It's the branch of linguistics that deals with the origin & development of words
    $1000 24
In 1689 England's parliament drew up this document that included rules for monarchs
    $1000 21
The WSF's Flo Hyman Award honors the late athlete who led this team at the 1984 Olympics
    $1000 30
This principal river of West Africa was the site of the Mali & Songhai empires
    $1000 29
This faith's Golden Temple in Amritsar was damaged in a 1984 assault by the Indian army
    $1000 5
This Stendahl novel follows the life of Julien Sorel, the ambitious son of a peasant
    $1000 10
It's the study of sunlight

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Joy Bob Curt
$7,000 $3,600 $3,700

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Uhuru Highway & Moi Avenue are important streets in this capital city

Final scores:

Joy Bob Curt
$6,500 $1 $0
2-day champion: $15,700 2nd place: a trip on TWA to New Orleans & stay at The Maison Dupuy Hotel + Jeopardy! home game 3rd place: Swintec SF1200 fax machine + Sega Genesis & Super Nintendo versions of Jeopardy! & Wheel of Fortune + Jeopardy! home game

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Joy Bob Curt
$7,300 $3,600 $4,200
22 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
3 W
14 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $15,100

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Game tape date: 1993-08-02
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