Show #894 - Thursday, June 23, 1988


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Pierre LeBoeuf, an aerospace engineer originally from Tupper Lake, New York

Barbara Linn, a homemaker from Evanston, Illinois

Neil Landau, an engineer from El Cerrito, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $12,100)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 2
"Come to me, my melancholy baby, cuddle up & don't be" this color
    $100 23
In first aid, the term "kiss of life" refers to this
    $100 13
From Latin for "sausage", this food poisoning produces symptoms of abdominal pain & weakness
    $100 16
This part of a rabbit is considered lucky, but not for the rabbit who's missing his
    $100 1
It's rumored that both Columbia & Disney turned down this film about a boy & "his" alien
    $100 5
Government buildings line the "plaza" in this highest South American capital
    $200 9
Elvis sang, "Take my hand, take my whole life, too, for I can't help" doing this
    $200 24
It's the Eskimo equivalent of kissing
    $200 26
Soon, funeral directors may be recovering these implanted devices to resell to the third world
    $200 18
This type of snake comes in pygmy, prairie & horned varieties
    $200 3
Francis Ford Coppola had to use personal assets to finish this war film
    $200 6
People "are dumb" to get involved in a love triangle here
    $300 10
This denial follows "You made me love you"
    DD: $400 25
In 1952, it became "Her Nibs" Miss Georgia Gibbs' 1st smash hit:

"The lips you only let me borrow / Love me tonight and let the devil take tomorrow / I know that I must have your kiss although it dooms me / Though it consumes me..."
    $300 14
Recent studies show Metamucil seems to lower the level of this in the blood
    $300 19
While an aviary houses birds, an apiary houses these
    $300 4
This sequel featured John Travolta, who still had a touch of "Saturday Night Fever"
    $300 7
Olympic site where you might find a "racy gal" racing down a ski slope
    $400 11
"You don't have to say you love me, just be close at hand, you don't have to stay forever, I will" do this
    $400 20
Though a common name for civets puts them in this animal family, they really aren't members
    $400 17
1979 film featuring Meryl Streep as Woody Allen's ex-wife
    $400 8
A westernized native of this northernmost African country might be dressed "in a suit"
    $500 12
In "My Fair Lady", Freddy sings, "Let the time go by, I won't care if I can be here on" this
    $500 21
A skulk is a group of these skulking animals
    $500 22
After his landmark 1st film, he directed himself in "Touch of Evil" & several others
    $500 15
This U.S. state anagrams to "Hilda snored"

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Neil Barbara Pierre
$900 $1,400 $900

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Neil Barbara Pierre
$2,600 $900 $1,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 12
Roda Island is 1 of 2 islands in the Nile that are part of this city
    $200 2
After Hercules killed his wife & children he was forced to perform this many labors to atone for it
    $200 7
The "South African War" is more commonly called this
    $200 17
U.S. state where they produce okolehao, a liquor distilled from taro root juice
    $200 26
Historic figure who's the title character of Eugene O'Neill's drama "Marco Millions"
    $200 1
This reigning king is the son of Don Juan, the Count of Barcelona
    $400 13
As our congress meets in Washington, D.C., Chile's meets in this city
    $400 3
While the Greek gods conquered the Titans, this group of gods couldn't overcome the Frost Giants
    $400 8
Popular name of the Arab-Israeli war of 1973
    $400 18
The liver in liverwurst is usually from this animal
    $400 27
Clytemnestra's son, he's the subject of the only extant trilogy of Greek tragedies, the "Oresteia"
    $400 22
This Asian country's official name is
    $600 16
Translate the largest city in Puerto Rico into English & get this, the largest city in New Brunswick
    $600 4
This messenger of the gods was both the protector of travellers & the patron of thieves
    $600 9
When Alfonso I of Aragon wed Queen Urraca of this kingdom in 1109, the 2 promptly argued & went to war
    $600 19
The tree of the sweet variety of these came to Portugal from India, aptly by a naval route
    $600 28
In last scene of this play, Roxane laments, "I never loved but 1 man in my life, & lost him twice"
    $600 23
The ornament cascade of ruffles down the front of an 18th century's man's shirt
    $800 15
Before Mecca, Muhammad & his followers faced this holy city to pray
    $800 5
He fell in love with a statue he made of a girl, so Aphrodite brought it to life
    DD: $1,400 10
A civil war that began in March 1971 resulted in the creation of this Asian nation
    $800 20
The name of this meat is Yiddish from the Romanian word for "to preserve"
    $800 29
A German musical play called "Old Heidelberg" inspired this Sigmund Romberg operetta
    $800 24
Any musical group that uses improvised instruments like washboards & earthenware vessels
    DD: $1,200 14
The 4th largest city in Australia, it was named after the consort of Britain's William IV
    $1000 6
Name of 1 of the "three forms" or "Trimurti" that make up the supreme deity of Hindu mythology
    $1000 11
During the War of Jenkins' Ear, this Georgia governor beat the Spanish at the Battle of Bloody Marsh
    $1000 21
With or without the "H", it's a pie made from the edible organs of a deer
    $1000 30
Ethel Barrymore & Ruth Gordon both played this doll-like heroine of "A Doll's House"
    $1000 25
A Dominican friar, or an 18th century French revolutionary

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Neil Barbara Pierre
$11,600 $1,500 $6,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

This So. colony w/rich neighbors was called "a vale of humility between 2 mountains of conceit"

Final scores:

Neil Barbara Pierre
$13,201 $0 $11,700
2-day champion: $25,301 3rd place: Emerson 20" color TV + Jeopardy! box game 2nd place: Keller dining furniture & Troy Lighting chandelier + Jeopardy! box game

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Neil Barbara Pierre
$11,400 $1,500 $6,400
23 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
8 R,
2 W
18 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $19,300

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Game tape date: 1988-03-15
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