Show #754 - Thursday, December 10, 1987

Sandra Gore game 3.


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David Castro, a comedy writer originally from the Bronx, New York

Debby Christiana, a business owner from San Diego, California

Sandra Gore, a researcher originally from Boston, Massachusetts (whose 2-day cash winnings total $29,802)

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Jeopardy! Round

'60s TV
    $100 1
It's believed a Phila. druggist created this ice cream treat soon after carbonated water was marketed
    $100 15
To hover in flight, these birds move their wings in a figure-eight movement, not up & down
    $100 18
Originally from the Greek word for "city", "honesty is the best" one
    $100 3
While "Surfside City" was set in Miami Beach, "77 Sunset Strip" was set in this city
    $100 13
It's the name of a Cherokee village in Louisiana & a Bankhead from Alabama
    $100 6
Marilee Rush & Juice Newton hit the Top Ten telling us about this angel
    $200 2
A member of the rose family, this "nut" is used in marzipan
    $200 16
1 legend says this bird bloodied its breast as it tried to pull out a thorn from Christ's crown
    $200 22
The name of this popular vegetable is from the word "batata" in Taino, a West Indies language
    $200 4
In 1987, "The Next Generation" of characters from this 1966 series went into space
    $200 17
The name of this huge southern swamp means "trembling water", as Pogo could tell you
    $200 7
In 1955, both The Crew-Cuts & The Penguins asked her, "When will you be mine?"
    $300 14
Perhaps the best known brand of this type of jam is "dundee" from Scotland
    $300 19
The honey guide bird of Africa got its name because people & large mammals can follow it to these
    $300 24
As your grammar teacher taught you, it's what you call the noun that receives the action of the verb
    $300 5
TV town in which Allison MacKenzie, Rodney Harrington, & Hannah Cord lived
    $300 21
Fort whose American Indian name means "between 2 waters", as Ethan Allen could tell you
    DD: $500 9
Only Billboard Top 40 hit for Alan O'Day, it climbed all the way to No. 1:

"Cryin' on my pillow, lonely in my bed /
Then I heard a voice beside me, and she softly said /
Wonder is your night light, magic is your dream..."
    $400 20
This tree, "Acer saccharum" takes 40-50 years before its trunk is tappable
    $400 25
To relax, or to loosen the mainspring
    $400 8
Title of 1 of the 3 series in which Lucille Ball starred during the '60s
    $400 23
This town's name meant "land of the tobacco pipe", but it's better known as Frank Sinatra's birthplace
    $400 11
In '62 Neil Sedaka called himself "The luckiest devil in the neighborhood" because he lived there
    $500 10
Jimmy Dean & Rosie Grier took over as companions to this character after Ed Ames left the show
    $500 12
Charley Pride advised 1st to do this, then "Love her like the devil when you get back home"

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 9):

Sandra Debby David
$400 $0 $700

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Sandra Debby David
$1,100 $500 $1,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 22
Czar Alexander I became the most powerful sovereign in Europe by defeating this emperor in 1814
    $200 1
Victorian prime minister who said, "How much easier it is to be critical than to be correct"
    $200 9
If an up-to-date version of "Anna & the King of Siam" were written today, it would be called this
    $200 5
The olfactory bulb sends sends the brain info about this sense
    $200 2
Admiral Yamamoto said, "I fear we have only awakened a sleeping giant" after this '41 event
    $200 15
Page lost more of these awards than any other actress before finally winning in 1986 for "The Trip to Bountiful"
    $400 23
Ex-Olympic czar, he's currently filling the position which has been called "Czar of baseball"
    $400 3
Translation of the quote attributed to Louis XIV, "L'etat, c'est moi"
    DD: $500 10
In the current Ency. Americana, Britannica & World Book, Cambodia is found under this heading
    $400 11
While incisors bite & cut, these teeth are designed to crush & grind
    $400 4
After the war, this country paid $100 million in reparations to Russia, but only $25 million to Ethiopia
    $600 24
The czars of this imperial family ruled Russia from 1613 to 1917
    $600 12
In July '87, she left ABC News "So I can starve on my own." And so it goes.
    $600 16
Former & present names of the country whose name was changed in 1935 by Reza Shah Pahlevi
    $600 19
General term for the chemicals made by your endocrine glands
    $600 6
About a million residents died during the 2 1/2 year German siege of this Soviet city
    $800 25
B.P. Schulberg called this late boss of MGM "Czar of all the rushes"
    $800 13
Julius Caesar reportedly said, "Caesar's wife must be above" this
    $800 17
Modern Mideast country on the site of ancient Mesopotamia
    DD: $1,200 20
1 of 3 parts of your body containing the same substance as a bird's beak, keratin
    $800 7
After Germany invaded France in 1940, Japan took control of this French possession
    $800 27
Page was called a "2nd Grace Kelly" when she starred in "Hondo" opposite this leading man
    $1000 26
The life of this 16th century czar inspired a Pushkin play & a Moussorgsky opera
    $1000 14
David O. Selznick reportedly said, "There are only 2 kinds of class--1st class &" this
    $1000 18
While the former Southern Rhodesia is now Zimbabwe; the former Northern Rhodesia is this
    $1000 21
Too much bilirubin in your system might turn your eyeballs this color
    $1000 8
"In defeat, unbeatable; in victory unbearable" Churchill reportedly said of this viscount
    $1000 28
1 of 2 T. Williams plays she starred in on stage & on film, both starting with "S"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Sandra Debby David
$9,000 $1,900 $4,000
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

In the stone sculptures on Canada's parliament walls, this province is represented by a cowboy

Final scores:

Sandra Debby David
$8,500 $1,400 $8,000
3-day champion: $38,302 3rd place: Speed Queen washer & dryer+Jeopardy! box game or computer version 2nd place: a trip for 2 to Miami+Jeopardy! box game or computer version

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Sandra Debby David
$8,500 $2,400 $4,000
21 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
9 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
14 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $14,900

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Game tape date: 1987-09-01
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