Show #1434 - Thursday, November 22, 1990

Steve Robin game 3.


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Danny Shapiro, a gynecologist originally from Miami, Florida

Michele Barkalow, a physical therapist from Doylestown, Pennsylvania

Steve Robin, a marketing director from Scottsdale, Arizona (whose 2-day cash winnings total $16,100)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 1
According to the Beatles, she "picks up the rice in the church where a wedding has been"
    $100 6
This branch of the University of California has the largest collection of films on a college campus
    $100 16
A sailor who created this carved whale ivory was called a scrimshoner
    $100 26
Some 9 million people in Japan practice this form of Buddhism
    $100 11
General George Crook, who tracked down Geronimo, called this tribe the "tigers of the human species"
    $100 21
The broad-breasted white is the most common U.S. variety found on Thanksgiving tables
    $200 2
She's "the vamp of Savannah"
    $200 7
This state established the first public junior college at Joliet in 1901
    $200 17
Of a gaffer, a gofer, or a grip, the chief electrician on a movie set
    $200 12
Pocahontas died in this country in 1617
    $200 22
Sarah Hale's letters to this president convinced him to proclaim it a national holiday in 1863
    $300 3
Bobby Goldsboro lamented, "Now my life's an empty stage where" she "lived and...played"
    $300 8
Joe Paterno, football coach at this eastern school, has seen 90% of his players graduate
    $300 18
Surprisingly, this word meaning shoe mender once meant someone clumsy at work
    $300 13
The "three sisters of the Iroquois" were beans, squash & this food
    $300 23
In 1939 he asked Congress to change it to the 4th Thursday in November to extend holiday shopping
    $400 4
Rod Stewart said of her, "I know I keep you amused, but I feel I'm being used"
    $400 9
This Tempe, Ariz. school has the largest collection of outer space materials on any college campus
    $400 19
Stunt flyers were formerly called this since they often took farmers on joy rides
    $400 28
In tennis, a serve that hits the net & drops into the proper court is called this
    $400 14
In 1867 this nation built its capitol in Tahlequah, Oklahoma
    $400 24
The poem "Thanksgiving Day" inspired a seasonal song titled with this opening line
    $500 5
In a 1969 hit Neil Diamond told her "good times never seemed so good"
    DD: $700 10
It has the largest enrollment on any private college in Indiana
    $500 20
As a prima ballerina is a leading female soloist, this is a principal male soloist
    $500 27
It often precedes a married woman's maiden name
    $500 15
With Squanto serving as interpreter, this chief agreed to a treaty with the Pilgrims
    $500 25
The governor of Plymouth Colony who first invited the Indians to a 3-day Thanksgiving feast

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

Steve Michele Danny
$1,700 $1,100 $0

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Steve Michele Danny
$2,500 $2,500 $100

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
The 2 times of year, in June & December, when the sun is farthest from the equator
    $200 18
Japanese poet Matsuo Basho sings the praises of this "flower of the east"
    $200 4
This guitarist gave his first concert in Granada, Spain in 1909
    $200 15
The stars--&--stripes design she's believed to have sewn was adopted by Congress in 1777
    $200 5
In 1975, 35 nations pledged to respect human rights in "Accords" signed in this Finnish capital
    $200 26
Colley Cibber said that this "is eleven points in the law"
    $400 2
It's the common table sugar extracted from sugar cane & sugar beets
    $400 19
"In Flanders Fields" these flowers "blow"
    DD: $1,100 11
Mozart was a mason, & this opera of his revealed some of the rites of freemasonry
    $400 16
New York City held this event for the first time on March 17, 1762
    $400 6
Thor Heyerdahl's Kon-Tiki raft is preserved in a museum in this capital of his native land
    $600 3
Polaris is an example of this largest type of star
    $600 20
As Wordsworth "wandered" lonely as a cloud," he saw "a crowd, a host" of these flowers
    $600 12
Many date the birth of modern music to the riotous 1913 premiere of this composer's "The Rite of Spring"
    $600 17
As early as 1771 a reward was offered for the capture of this leader of the Green Mountain Boys
    DD: $1,000 7
The European Parliament meets in these 2 places both ending in "bourg"
    $600 29
This author's Mr. Bumble declared "The law is a ass, a idiot"
    $800 10
The ozone layer is part of this layer of the atmosphere
    $800 21
This author called Elaine "the lily maid of Astolat" in his "Idylls of the King"
    $800 13
In 1875 he was named president of the Academy of Music in Budapest
    $800 24
Pioneers began to move west in this type of covered wagon introduced by the Pennsylvania Dutch
    $800 8
Tallinn, capital of this Baltic republic, was known as Revel until 1918
    $800 28
Rudyard Kipling called the law of this place "as old and as true as the sky"
    $1000 23
It's the transformation of a substance directly from a solid to a vapor state
    $1000 22
Belphoebe, representing Queen Elizabeth I, bathed with "roses red & violets blue" in this Spenser poem
    $1000 14
After years of near blindness, his sight was supposedly restored 10 days before he died in 1750
    $1000 25
From 1784-88 the state of Franklin existed in what is now this southern state
    $1000 9
A 1954 agreement between Italy & Yugoslavia gave Italy this Adriatic seaport
    $1000 27
"Great cases like hard cases make bad law," said this Supreme Court justice, appointed in 1902

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Steve Michele Danny
$6,000 $7,100 $3,300

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

In 1841 his 1st package tour took 570 people from Leicester to Loughborough for a temperance rally

Final scores:

Steve Michele Danny
$12,000 $2,100 $2,300
3-day champion: $28,100 3rd place: Whirpool freezer + The Jeopardy! Book + Jeopardy! home game or computerized version 2nd place: Dresher brass bed & Norman's of Salisbury bedding ensemble + The Jeopardy! Book + Jeopardy! home game or computerized version

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Steve Michele Danny
$5,600 $7,100 $3,300
23 R
(including 2 DDs),
8 W
(including 1 DD)
17 R,
2 W
8 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $16,000

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Game tape date: 1990-09-11
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