Show #644 - Thursday, May 28, 1987

Contestants

Ira Levine, a plastic surgeon from Newport Beach, California

Stephen Bradshaw, a graduate student from Fayetteville, Arkansas

Bob McGreevy, an attorney from South Salem, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $11,150)

Jeopardy! Round

U.S.A.
MAMMALS
TENNIS
TV NOSTALGIA
COWBOY TALK
(Alex: And finally, an old Jeopardy! standby...)
POTPOURRI
    $100 4
Montana's tallest building, an 18-story bank, is in this city that sounds like "buildings"
    $100 1
Unlike large leopards, leopard cats have some of these arranged in rows
    $100 12
Of the base line or service line, the one that's farther back
    $100 26
This series inspired "The Brady Kids" & "The Brady Brides"
    $100 21
A "neck-tie party" was one of these, not a Father's Day celebration
    $100 9
It's said many 17th c. women had no eyelashes because they singed them off when blowing out these
    $200 5
It's rumored the buyer thought he bought a different bridge when he bought this 1 now at Lake Havasu, Ariz.
    $200 2
Nearly 25% of all mammal species are varieties of these, the only mammals that can fly
    $200 14
1-word term used when the score is 40-40
    $200 27
M comedy series on which Flo, when peeved, would tell Mel to "Kiss my grits!"
    $200 22
This 4-letter word can refer to a chunk of tobacco or a broken-down horse
    $200 15
Marygold was an appropriate name for this legendary king's daughter
    $300 6
At "The Water Bar" in this affluent city surrounded by L.A., you can order 55 varieties of H2O
    $300 3
Since they never stop growing, the oldest of these pachyderms are usually the largest
    $300 13
A high school dropout, this great Swedish star dropped out of the pro tour at only 26
    $300 28
Of "Manimal", "Logan's Run" or "Joanie Loves Chachi", the 1 that lasted into its 2nd season
    $300 23
Alliterative term for Jim Bridger, Kit Carson, Jeremiah Johnson & other trappers who roamed the Rockies
    $300 16
Follower of Jesus who was born in the village of Magdala
    $400 7
Juarez, largest Mexican border city, lies across from this largest Texas border city
    $400 10
Elands, bongos & impalas are 3 types of this animal
    $400 17
Native country of all 4 finalists in men's & women's singles at 1986 U.S. Open
    $400 29
Meeno Peluce & Jon-Erik Hexum were time travelers Jeffrey & Phineas on this 1982 series
    $400 24
A cowboy's "whang strings" are used to tie equipment to this, his "rig"
    $400 19
John Philip Sousa added a removable bell to a helicon, creating this instrument
    $500 8
This "City o'Lakes", with 22 lakes inside city limits, is the largest in the "Land of 10,000 Lakes"
    $500 11
Their name is Greek for "river horse", & aptly, they give birth to their young in the water
    $500 18
This national championship is generally considered the world's foremost clay-court event
    DD: $100 30
In series w/following theme, 1st scene usually featured a tape recorder & this character:
    $500 25
To "Pecos" a varmint meant killing him this way
    $500 20
To prevent corrosion, most hot water pipes are now made of this

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

Bob Stephen Ira
$1,100 -$200 $1,100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Bob Stephen Ira
$1,500 $1,500 $1,300

Double Jeopardy! Round

BUSINESS & INDUSTRY
CLASSICAL MUSIC
PRESIDENTIAL QUOTES
BLACK AMERICA
BODIES OF WATER
ENGLISH LITERATURE
    $200 1
In 1869, Tchaikovsky wrote a tone poem about these Shakespearean teenagers
    $200 10
He bragged, "I am as strong as a bull moose & you can use me to the limit"
    $200 19
This Chicago-based talk show host once won the Miss Black Tennessee Pageant
    $200 5
Magellan discovered this stormy passage that connects the Pacific & Atlantic Oceans
    $200 24
Some regard this "great" Dickens novel as not only a "pip" but 'the finest English novel ever written
    DD: $1,000 2
When Mendelssohn was a teen, this couple hired an orchestra so he could try out his music
    $400 12
In his 1981 farewell, he said, "America did not invent human rights... human rights invented America"
    $400 20
While she stars on "Fame", her sister Phylicia, stars on "The Cosby Show"
    $400 6
Of Lakes Titicaca, Tahoe, or Tanganyika, the highest navigable lake in the world
    $400 25
"Sybil" is one of the many novels written by this man, Queen Victoria's prime minister
    $600 3
Though he may not have liked the term, he wrote "impressionistic" works such as "Clair De Lune"
    $600 13
"I was inaugurated at Montgomery, February 18, 1861, with A.H. Stephens, of Georgia, as vice president"
    $600 21
An assistant to this explorer, Matthew Henson became 1st black American to reach the North Pole
    $600 7
This river began carving out the Grand Canyon perhaps as long as 12 million years ago
    $600 16
Bronte sister who caught cold at her brother's funeral & died a few months later
    $800 4
Though used in orchestral music, the allemande, sarabande & gigue are actually types of these
    $800 14
This general reportedly said, "Venice would be a fine city if it were drained"
    $800 22
In 1967, he became the 1st black U.S. Supreme Court justice
    DD: $1,000 8
The number of oceans that wash up on U.S. shorelines
    $800 17
19th century poet whose husband often called her "my little Portuguese"
    $1000 11
Though he began studying with Salieri, this composer still left one symphony "unfinished"
    $1000 15
He said, "If you don't say anything, you won't be called on to repeat it"
    $1000 23
Dr. Joseph Lowery now heads this million-member group founded by Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
    $1000 9
Bordering India, Bangladesh, & Burma, it's the biggest bay in the world
    $1000 18
He gave up writing novels after the public's shocked reaction to "Jude the Obscure"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Bob Stephen Ira
$3,900 $5,500 $2,900

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

1968
On Christmas Eve & Christmas Day, 1968, Frank Borman, William Anders & James Lovell, Jr. did this 10 times

Final scores:

Bob Stephen Ira
$1 $7,900 $0
2nd place: a trip to New York on Delta Airlines + a week's stay at the Roseland Ranch in Stanfordville, N.Y. New champion: $7,900 3rd place: Speed Queen washer & dryer

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Bob Stephen Ira
$5,000 $5,500 $3,900
16 R,
5 W
(including 2 DDs)
15 R,
3 W
15 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $14,400

[game responses] [game scores] [suggest correction]

The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. The Jeopardy! game show and all elements thereof, including but not limited to copyright and trademark thereto, are the property of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. and are protected under law. This website is not affiliated with, sponsored by, or operated by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. Join the discussion at JBoard.tv.