Show #1511 - Monday, March 11, 1991

Game entered from audiorecording. Missing prizes.


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Adrianna Donaldson, a researcher originally from Vancouver, British Columbia

Mike Dolber, an American history teacher from Medford, New York

David Epstein, a lawyer from Irvine, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $7,001)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 1
This Thai city is home to the Temple of the Emerald Buddha & the Temple of the Reclining Buddha
    $100 9
It describes the 19th century London Exhibition palace & Schuller's cathedral
    $100 22
"Summer and Smoke" opens on this holiday & there's a display of fireworks in the park
    $100 15
Dr. J.
    $100 2
Annatto, which adds a golden tinge to food, is often substituted for this more expensive spice
    $100 8
This term describes suits that suit both Sally & Sal
    $200 4
The earliest written reference to tea appeared in this country over 1500 years ago
    $200 10
He first won fame for his prairie houses that stressed a unity with nature
    $200 24
"Vieux Carré" is set in a rooming house at No. 727 Toulouse St. in the French Quarter of this city
    $200 23
"The Black Pearl of Soccer"
    $200 3
Grated or made into a sauce, this bitter herb is the perfect compliment to prime rib
    $200 18
In the United States it's a number followed by 21 zeroes
    $300 5
You can go deep inside a real coal mine if you visit the Big Pit at Blaenavon in this country
    $300 11
The central stone of an arch that holds the rest in place, named for its importance
    $300 25
Williams said this is the best of his long plays because of the kingly magnitude of Big Daddy
    $300 26
"The Say Hey Kid"
    $300 14
This fragrant spice comes from tree bark that forms tight rolls when dried
    $300 19
The instrument used by navigators to determine the position of ships & aircraft
    $400 6
The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa has its headquarters in this Ethiopian capital
    $400 12
In architecture, a capital is the top portion of one of these
    $400 28
The Gentleman Caller in this play does have a name, Jim O'Connor
    $400 27
"Super Brat"
    $400 16
Resembling tiny nails, these spice buds are used to flavor fruit & meat dishes
    $400 20
The title of the suitor who wooed Elizabeth I but lost his head instead
    $500 7
It's the largest island in the Indian Ocean & the 4th largest in the world
    DD: $1,000 13
The colonnaded piazza in front of this famous church is Bernini's architectural masterpiece
    $500 30
Don Quixote & Camille are among the characters in this play with a Spanish title
    $500 29
"The Splendid Splinter"
    $500 17
Derived from the same tree as mace, this spice adds the finishing touch to flips & eggnogs
    $500 21
After winning the Pulitzer for her book of poems "Live or Die", she chose to die by her own hand

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

David Mike Adrianna
$2,700 $0 $900

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

David Mike Adrianna
$2,700 $1,300 $3,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE 1920s
    $200 3
The name of this Central American country means "savior"
    $200 15
With this middle name, Steve Allen should have been born on February 14th, not December 26th
    $200 9
In the preface to "Major Barbara" he wrote, "The greatest of evils and the worst of crimes is poverty
    $200 18
When you multiply you get a product; when you divide you get this
    $200 1
In 1924 this Ford auto sold for an all-time low price: $260
    $200 21
"Autumn Sonata" was the only film this Virgo actress made with fellow Swede, Ingmar Bergman
    $400 5
When founded in 1537, this capital city was named Our Lady of the Assumption
    $400 16
It's Texas billionaire Henry Perot's middle name
    DD: $2,000 10
Walt Whitman described this as the babe of the vegetation
    $400 24
A line that divides another line or angle into two equal parts is called this
    $400 2
In April 1926, members of this literary club received their first selection
    $400 22
This Virgo reigned over "Your Show of Shows", not the Roman Empire
    $600 6
In 1961 JFK created the Alliance for this, to aid Latin American countries financially
    DD: $750 17
This educator's middle initial stood for Taliaferro
    $600 11
At the end of this Poe story the Inquisition was in the hands of its enemies
    $600 25
It's the next number in the sequence 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13
    $600 4
2 of the 4 U.S. presidents who served during the 1920s
    $600 23
This Virgo created Lady Chatterley who was far from virginal
    $800 7
Traditionally drunk through a straw from a gourd, this is Argentina's national beverage
    $800 19
Robert F. Kennedy & Darryl F. Zanuck shared this middle name
    $800 13
Washington Irving wrote they he had an "aversion to all kinds of profitable labor"
    $800 26
Term for the pair of numbers you need to plot a point on a graph
    $800 12
This 1920s term described a girl who wore her boots unfastened, so they made noise when she walked
    $800 27
Howard Hawks' wife discovered this Virgo on a magazine cover; she became a star in "To Have and Have Not"
    $1000 8
Rainfall is unknown in some parts of this Chilean desert
    $1000 20
It was the middle name of Pulitzer Prize-winning poet William Williams
    $1000 29
In Owen Wister's "The Virginian" this word follows, "When you call me that"
    $1000 30
Term for a triangle which has no equal sides
    $1000 14
After an 8-year break the Olympic games were held in this Belgian port city
    $1000 28
The character E.K. Hornbeck in "Inherit the Wind" was inspired by this Virgo journalist from Baltimore

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

David Mike Adrianna
$5,750 $9,100 $3,200

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

When he died in 1936 he left his Sarasota estate & museum, with a vast Rubens collection, to Florida

Final scores:

David Mike Adrianna
$8,500 $6,699 $200
2-day champion: $15,501 2nd place 3rd place

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

David Mike Adrianna
$8,000 $9,100 $3,200
19 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 2 DDs)
19 R,
3 W
14 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $20,300

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Game tape date: 1991-01-28
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