Show #811 - Monday, February 29, 1988

Missing Marge's occupation.


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Marge Stratmann, from New York City, New York

Jeff Liebster, an attorney and broker from Sherman Oaks, California

Michael Shutterly, a bank officer from Elkridge, Maryland (whose 2-day cash winnings total $25,400)

Jeopardy! Round

    $100 5
The Old Spanish Trail began in what is now this "New" state & ended in California
    $100 13
When explaining to small children where babies come from, never use this ornithological delivery theory
    $100 18
Appropriately, when he hosts "Firing Line", William F. Buckley usually sits leaning to this side
    $100 19
To worry, or a ridge on a guitar
    $100 23
In title of his 2nd-biggest hit, Bill Haley told the alligator this
    $200 4
It measures about 48 by 37 miles
    $200 20
There should be no real damage to permanent teeth if this bad habit is given up by age 6
    $200 12
The "Center for the Strange" predicted this Atlanta Braves owner will buy his own third world country
    $200 16
From Greek "to shine", it's the fixture in which a light bulb shines
    $200 24
If your college football team is tackling the Gators, they're playing this university
    $300 1
If you want to winter at Valley Forge, just like Washington did, you have to go to this state
    $300 26
You didn't have to be insane to make 1 of these patchwork quilts, popular in the U.S. from 1870-1889
    $300 15
Worse at bedtime, separation anxiety is a major trauma for kids at this "terrible" age
    $300 6
You can go "Out on a Limb" with her at her seminars for $300--"$100 each for the mind, the body & the spirit"
    $300 9
A shaving wound
    $300 25
Found growing near the habitat of alligators, the avocado is also known as this
    $400 2
Martin Luther King Jr. is buried in this state
    $400 27
Reportedly some of the mechanical types of these in 19th c. Italy were powered by birds, not batteries
    $400 21
Before a meal, after a meal, or 2 p.m., the best time to bathe a newborn baby
    $400 7
In 1978, in what was called his "2nd defection", he left American Ballet Theatre for the New York City Ballet
    $400 10
In studying grammar, you'll find this word preceding "participle" & "tense"
    $400 14
This comic strip alligator at one time shared title billing with Pogo
    $500 3
Among this state's tourist attractions are a tulip festival in Holland & the Soo Locks
    $500 28
Appropriately, the Antiques Forum is held annually in this Old Virginia city
    DD: $1,000 22
Children need others to play with, not just to have fun, but to learn this
    $500 17
As UPI's bureau chief, Helen Thomas alternates with the AP chief to ask the first question at these
    $500 11
To make this drink, you ferment honey in water & flavor it with herbs & spices
    $500 8
Though this company's emblem is a crocodile in France, it's called an alligator in the U.S.

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 16):

Michael Jeff Marge
$2,600 $2,300 $0

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Michael Jeff Marge
$3,400 $4,100 $0

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 7
Egypt's highest mountains are found on this peninsula
    $200 21
NASA has pencilled in the next one of these for June 1988
    $200 13
Auctioneer's action that signifies the moment at which a contract is created between buyer & seller
    $200 25
Ed Ames,
Gene Wilder &
Kirk Douglas were original stars of this 1963 play based on Ken Kesey's novel
    $200 10
Amazingly, no man serving as pope ever visited Spain until he did in 1982
    $200 23
In the '50s, he was TV's "Zorro", in the '60s, he was "Lost in Space"
    $400 6
From Old Russian for "lowlands", these flat, grass-covered plains make up most of the Ukraine
    $400 22
An astronaut "on" this planet would weigh about 2.5 times as much as he did on earth
    $400 16
In 1983, Sotheby's auction house dropped these 2 names & became simply Sotheby's
    $400 9
Though the pope's street clothes are in the same style as the cardinals, his are this color
    DD: $400 24
Herb Alpert & Dionne Warwick had Top 10 hits with masculine & feminine versions of this song:

"Who looks at you the way I do? / When you smile, I can..."
    $600 1
Of the 7 Central American countries, the # that border on the Pacific Ocean
    $600 3
The ESA; like NASA, they shoot off rockets
    $600 17
2 of the 3 options that Christie's offers you if you can't bid in person
    $600 20
"Jaws" star who wrote the acclaimed play "The Man in the Glass booth"
    $600 4
During a papal election, observers in St. Peter's Square watch for the "fumata", which is this
    $600 8
Novelist Gustave Flaubert taught the art of writing to this master of the short story
    $800 2
The only country whose names begins with "O" is on this continent
    $800 19
This legendary Victorian hero is the leading character in Paul Giovanni's "The Crucifer of Blood"
    $800 14
There hasn't been 1 of these pretenders to the papal throne since the year 1449
    $800 11
Words which earned Leo Durocher his place in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations
    $1000 5
Pirates of the Caribbean plundered ships along the Spanish Main, which referred to this
    $1000 18
Early '80s drama with 3 roles:
Dr. Martha Livingstone, Mother Miriam Ruth, & the title character
    DD: $1,500 15
1 of the 8 titles every pope holds
    $1000 12
In the name of national security, Chuck Norris threatened to rearrange Jim Backus' face in this '79 film

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Michael Jeff Marge
$8,500 $6,300 $1,600

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

Famous woman depicted on the Crimean monument in Waterloo Place, London

Final scores:

Michael Jeff Marge
$12,601 $12,600 $3,200
3-day champion: $38,001 2nd place: La-Z-Boy sleep sofa & Armstrong carpet 3rd place: Brother Compactronic AX-33 typewriter

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Michael Jeff Marge
$8,000 $5,800 $1,600
23 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
17 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
8 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $15,400

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Game tape date: 1987-11-10
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