Show #16 - Monday, October 1, 1984

Elise Beraru game 1.


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Elise Beraru, an insurance underwriter from Los Angeles, California

Don Cameron, a football coach from Long Beach, California

Larry Caplan, an attorney from Tamarac, Florida (whose 2-day cash winnings total $15,300)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 10
He held office "4 score & 7 years" after founding of our country
    $100 5
Theodore Cleaver's nickname
    $100 25
Hawaiian hip heaving
    $100 11
A dessert wine, or the left side of a ship
    $100 22
Originally at Lewiston, NY, this falls has over the years moved 7 times upstream
    $200 4
1st president to win Nobel Peace Prize, though he "carried a big stick"
    $200 9
Falk's famous fumbler
    $200 24
Half the earth
    $200 27
When water gets gassed
    $200 21
While Thatcher looks over Parliament, Parliament looks over this
    $300 3
7 of our 1st 12 were from this state
    $300 8
Series in which Ted Danson doesn't touch liquor, but fondles Shelley Long
    $300 23
A football "conference", or to gather together for warmth
    $300 26
Ancient Greek law made it illegal not to do this during festival of Dionysus
    $300 18
The dam you need to make Lake Mead
    DD: $500 2
The only 2 presidents born in Texas, they held office only 3 years apart
    $400 7
ABC's "Iran Reports" led to creation of "Nightline" with him as host
    $400 16
Bruce Banner's bulky bad side
    $400 14
Its name comes from legend that first one was stirred with a rooster feather
    $400 17
Only one of the 5 Great Lakes entirely in U.S.
    $400 20
Baby Andrea Castiraghi's royal mom & Princess Stephanie's sister
    $500 1
Portly president who set precedent by throwing out season's 1st ball
    $500 6
Paul Anka's been collecting royalties for this for over 5,700 nights
    $500 15
The measure of a horse
    $500 13
25.6 ounces
    $500 12
You can bet on the banks of this California-Nevada lake
    $500 19
Type of fiction penned by presidential offspring M. Truman & E. Roosevelt

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

Larry Don Elise
$1,800 -$300 $200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Larry Don Elise
$3,400 -$900 $2,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 14
"Lafayette, we are here", referred to Americans landing in this country
    $200 9
American golfers claim they hit 111 of them each day
    $400 13
According to Harry Truman, what you should do "if you can't stand the heat"
    $400 4
This exotic-dancer-turned-spy was executed by the French in 1917
    $400 8
Earl Anthony & Don Carter are kingpins in this sport
    $600 12
It's better "than not to have loved at all"
    DD: $1,000 3
The German U-boats were this type of craft
    $600 7
Didn't float like a butterfly or sting like a bee, but he knocked out his teeth & Muhammad Ali
    $800 19
He, not Sitting Bull, led the Indians at Custer's Last Stand
    $800 11
Lord Acton said it "tends to corrupt"
    $800 2
Early leadership of an all-black regiment earned him nickname "Black Jack"
    $800 6
Originally "mintonette", it was first played with a basketball & a rope stretched across court
    $800 16
Nursery rhyme that can be played on touch-tone phone by dialing 3212, 333, 222, 333
    $1000 18
Numbering some 140,000, this Southwest tribe is America's largest
    $1000 17
"Plumbum" in Latin, Ancient Rome's plumbing was made of this heavy metal
    $1000 10
Santayana said, "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to" do this
    $1000 1
French reinforcements came to Battle of the Marne using this form of transport
    $1000 5
Didn't drink, smoke, or "lift anything heavy" and played hockey until 50
    DD: $3,000 15
When spelling numbers, lowest one to contain the letter "B"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Larry Don Elise
$3,000 $2,300 $6,400
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

It's the most populous city in the Western Hemisphere

Final scores:

Larry Don Elise
$6,000 $4,600 $6,750
2nd place: Merillat kitchen/bath cabinet 3rd place: Andis hair styling products New champion: $6,750

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Larry Don Elise
$6,500 $1,900 $6,400
21 R,
5 W
(including 2 DDs)
4 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
17 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $14,800

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Game tape date: 1984-08-15
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