Show #827 - Tuesday, March 22, 1988

Missing introductions and first 7 clues.


Mary Dunne, from Watsonville, California

Harry Weisberger, an aerospace writer from Phoenix, Arizona

Cheryl van Middlesworth, a housewife from Cerritos, California (whose 3-day cash winnings total $28,700)

Jeopardy! Round

    $100 1
    $100 4
    $100 10
"Peyton Place" star Dorothy Eloise Maloney
    $100 19
This major religion of the Mideast permits men to have multiple wives, but few can afford it
    $100 13
It completes the quote from "Animal Farm", "4 legs good, 2 legs..." this
    $100 5
    $200 2
    $200 22
International competition for this trophy began in 1930
    DD: $500 11
Heard singing here, her real 1st name was Maria:
    $200 20
When Priscilla Mullens asked John Alden to speak for himself, this man couldn't "stand" it
    $200 14
From Latin for "feather", many a feather was used as one
    $200 6
    $300 3
    $300 23
Of 30, 45, or 60 min., the length of a half in a standard soccer match
    $300 12
Elliott Goldstein
    $300 21
Guinness says Octavio Guillen & Adriana Martinez had the longest one of record, 67 years
    $300 25
This word can mean a dog or a boxer, the human kind, not the dog
    $300 7
    $400 8
    $400 15
Henry Montgomery Jr., Elizabeth's father
    $400 24
Russian ladies who wanted to become Mrs. Ivan the Terrible had to enter & win one of these
    $400 26
Archaic possessive pronoun replaced by "your"
    $400 17
This Chinese dynasty which preceded the Manchu, or Ching was famous for its decorative arts
    $500 9
Crowned King of Scotland in 1306, Robert I is known to most of us by this name
    $500 16
Issur Danielovitch Demsky, dimple & all
    $500 28
After his 1st wife died, this American religious leader married at least 26 others
    $500 27
In German mythology, it's a water sprite, but in American slang, it's "no"
    $500 18
Edgar Degas was famous for painting & sculpting ballerinas & these animals

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 11):

Cheryl Harry Mary
$500 $300 $1,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Cheryl Harry Mary
$1,800 $1,000 $2,700

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 2
Stephen, Hart or Ichabod
    $200 1
In 1795, John Adams called it "The most insignificant office" ever conceived by man
    $200 8
The Lullaby League & the Lollipop Guild welcome Dorothy to this land of little people
    $200 20
American corn is called this not only in Europe but in Latin America as well
    $200 24
Its moon Phobos is only 14 miles across, while its 2nd moon, Deimos, is even smaller
    $200 25
Of the colors on the U.S flag, the 1st
    $400 3
"The Miller's Tale" & "The Wife of Bath's Tale", among others
    $400 4
Truman said of this opponent, "Since...people were aware of Hitler, that mustache didn't do him any good"
    $400 9
He says, "It's very tedious being stuck up here all day long with a pole up your back"
    $400 21
This country produces about 25% of the world's coffee crop
    $400 19
The term "Land of the Midnight Sun" refers to region north of this line
    $400 26
Alphabetically the 1st of GM's 5 domestic passenger car division
    $600 5
In "A Christmas Carol", it's Tiny Tim's last name
    $600 14
Lawrence J. Peter said this man was the 1st pres. "elected by a majority of 1--& nobody demanded a recount"
    $600 10
Her 1st words to Dorothy were "Are you a good witch or a bad witch?"
    $600 22
Pigs with less fat, longer body & uniform belly thickness have been developed primarily to produce this
    $600 13
These have been described as "dirty snowballs" of dust & ice orbiting the sun
    $600 28
This Great guy was alphabetically the 1st of all the kings of England
    $800 6
This ex-music hall dancer wrote "Gigi" & "Cheri", cheri
    $800 15
It's said the judge on this case was overheard saying, "Did you see what I did to those anarchistic #!&! ?"
    DD: $1,000 11
Dorothy kills the 2 evil witches with these 2 "weapons"
    $800 23
Recent statistics show this industrialized Asian nation is now world's leading importer of rice
    $800 17
As a result of recent discoveries, we now think this planet has the most moons
    $800 29
Alphabetically, this "African" breed is 1st among generally recognized cat breeds
    $1000 7
He won a Pulitzer Prize for his short stories 2 years after he wrote "Falconer"
    $1000 16
Black nationalist who described assassination of Pres. Kennedy as "chickens coming home to roost"
    $1000 12
That wicked old Almira Gulch calls him "a menace to the community"
    $1000 27
Until a few hundred years ago, this, not wheat or rye, was primary grain used for bread in Europe
    DD: $2,000 18
The 3 planets discovered in the 18th, 19th, & 20th centuries, in order of discovery
    $1000 30
Of all of Shakespeare's plays, this one ends up alphabetically 1st

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Cheryl Harry Mary
$8,200 $7,400 $3,900

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

This narrative #1 song from 1968 was only hit record to inspire a movie & TV series of the same name

Final scores:

Cheryl Harry Mary
$8,200 $0 $2,000
4-day champion: $36,900 3rd place: White-Westinghouse washer & dryer + Jeopardy! box game 2nd place: trip on Delta to Denver, Colorado & visit to Fort Collins + Jeopardy! box game

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Cheryl Harry Mary
$8,000 $6,400 $3,600
19 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
14 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $18,000

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Game tape date: 1987-12-07
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