Show #872 - Tuesday, May 24, 1988

Mark Lowenthal game 5.


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Bill Pawlak, an auditor from Rancho Palos Verdes, California

Joshua Kosman, a music critic originally from Haverford, Pennsylvania

Mark Lowenthal, a State Department employee from Reston, Virginia (whose 4-day cash winnings total $45,501)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 24
In the chorus that begins "Whoop-ee ti yi yo", they're told to "git along"
    $100 21
The name of this tribe has appeared on Jeeps & women's shoes
    $100 1
Most Haitian literature is written in this, Haiti's official language
    $100 6
"A stitch in time..." does this
    $100 16
This rich soup usually has a milk base, except for the Manhattan variety made with tomatoes
    $100 9
Next in the sequence: Robert Bork, Douglas Ginsburg
    $200 27
A cowboy laments, "Oh bury me not" there, "where the wild coyotes will howl over me"
    $200 22
These, carried over from Europe, killed more Indians than war did
    $200 2
The 1st European structure on Haiti was a fort built from timbers of his wrecked flagship
    $200 7
Completes Jesus' words to Peter, "The spirit indeed is willing..."
    $200 17
The Dutch dye the rind of Edam cheese this color
    $200 12
In Sept. 1987, Burbank passed a ban on the sale of these to take effect Jan. 1, 1988--after Christmas
    $300 23
A river & desert in Southern California both share the name of this tribe
    $300 3
A literacy drive uses the phrase "goute sel", Creole for a taste of this, which is used to awaken zombies
    $300 8
"Man may work from sun to sun, but..." this is also true
    $300 18
This popular drink comes from a spring in Vergeze, France
    $300 13
16-year-old Jenifer Graham's refusal to do this in biology class made headlines
    $400 25
In 1778, the 1st U.S.-Indian treaty gave the Delaware tribe the chance to join the Union as this
    $400 4
By 1788, they outnumbered Haitian colonists by at least 8 to 1
    DD: $500 10
Proverbial title of the following, a number 1 hit in 1963:

"My friends all tell me /
Go to him, run to him /
Say sweet lovely things to him /
And tell him, he's the one /
Deep in my heart I know it /
But it's so hard to show it /
Cause it's easier, easier said than done /
My buddies tell me..."
    $400 19
Type of fish canned on Steinbeck's "Cannery Row"
    $400 14
This Salvadoran leader said he was "tickled to death" over O.A. Sanchez's 1987 Nobel Peace Prize
    $500 26
A hogan is a type of dwelling associated with this tribe
    $500 5
Haiti's "royal" capital city
    $500 11
Completes the proverb, "Money, like manure, does no good till it is..." this
    $500 20
Farina is the Italian word for this wheat product
    $500 15
The Navy will now allow sailors to carry umbrellas, but only in the left hand to permit this

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 10):

Mark Joshua Bill
$900 -$100 $200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Mark Joshua Bill
$1,800 $700 -$700

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE 1890s
    $200 21
About 25 million years ago a believed ancestor to these flightless Antarctic birds stood 5' 4" tall
    $200 12
Lamaism is the form of Buddhism centered in this land
    $200 6
Ken Russell's '87 film "Gothic" explored Lord Byron's odd relationship with this literary couple
    $200 10
In 1891, Whitcomb Judson took out a patent on the slide fastener, later called this
    $200 1
Yours, mine & ours are this type of pronoun
    $400 22
Term for the piping through which secretions leave a gland, or heat leaves a furnace
    $400 14
Among the 108 Hindu names of this river are "Eternally Pure" & "Dwelling in the Matted Locks of Shiva"
    $400 7
Jason Robards won an Oscar for this role, Lillian Hellman's lover, in "Julia"
    $400 13
On June 11, 1896, the government bought the D.C. house in which he died 31 years earlier
    $400 2
From Old French "to know", it's one with discriminating tastes in matters of the arts
    DD: $1,000 23
It can be abbreviated "at. no."
    $600 15
1567 was the last year the Roman Catholic church sold these
    $600 8
Her mysterious disappearance in 1926 inspired a 1979 film starring Vanessa Redgrave
    $600 18
The music hall that opened on NYC's 57th Street in 1891 was renamed this in 1898
    $600 3
Expression of mild annoyance, or the popcorn candy you just spilled, causing the annoyance
    $800 16
The term "Episcopalian" refers to church government by these officials
    $800 9
This 1937 film won Oscars for Best Picture, Screenplay & Supporting Actor but not for Paul Muni
    $800 19
In 1895, Pres. Cleveland asked U.S. citizens not to give aid to this island's rebels fighting against Spain
    $800 4
Used to describe the work projects of FDR's 1st administration, it's slang for a useless & wasteful project
    $1000 17
The term "Presbyterian" refers to church government by presbyters, meaning these
    $1000 11
M. Steenburgen played author Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings in this 1983 film set in the Florida backwoods
    $1000 20
Pianist/composer discovered while playing rag in 1899 at the Maple Leaf Club in Sedalia, Mo.
    DD: $1,000 5
1 of 2 U.S. presidents whose official 1st & last names each contain double letters

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Mark Joshua Bill
$2,200 $2,700 -$1,100

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The only state ever to elect a black senator by popular vote

Final scores:

Mark Joshua Bill
$4,400 $1,699 -$1,100
5-day champion: $49,901 + Jeopardy! box game 2nd place: Silent Thunder limited edition serigraph by Eyvind Earle from Robert Bane Editions & Smart Start lighting + Jeopardy! box game 3rd place: Emerson VHS recorder + Jeopardy! box game

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Mark Joshua Bill
$3,200 $4,200 -$1,100
20 R,
8 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
4 W
(including 2 DDs)
2 R,
4 W

Combined Coryat: $6,300

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Game tape date: 1988-01-26
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