Show #1406 - Monday, October 15, 1990

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Dan Poneman, a lawyer from Alexandria, Virginia

Pat Land, a homemaker from Palos Heights, Illinois

Bob Tutelman, an engineer from San Diego, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $10,199)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 1
In the Sahara, these include the Siwa & the Al Kufra & they're not mirages
    $100 12
Another name for a nimbus, the luminous ring of light above the head of a saint
    $100 22
Normally only this player who guards the cage can kick the ball or stop it with his body
    $100 11
In Exodus, it follows "Thou shalt give life for life, eye for eye"
    $100 6
Some depictions of Uncle Sam show him with this small chin beard, named for an animal who also has one
    $100 17
Lent begins on this day
    $200 2
Zugspitze, this country's highest peak, lies in the Bavarian Alps
    $200 13
Source of the first light mentioned in "The Star-Spangled Banner"
    $200 23
Field hockey is the national sport of this country & its neighbor Pakistan
    $200 27
According to John 8:32, "ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall" do this
    $200 7
Ancient kings & queens of this country wore false beards as a symbol of royalty
    $200 18
Wednesday was named for this chief Teutonic god
    $300 3
The 2 large urban areas in this British dependency are Victoria & Kowloon
    $300 14
It's New Latin for "light of the North"
    $300 24
Hockey comes from hoquet, French for this shepherd's staff that looks like a hockey stick
    $300 28
"And Saul said to" him, "thou art not able to go against this Philistine, for thou art but a youth"
    $300 8
He was the first U.S. president to wear one while in office
    $300 19
Jane Fonda starred in this 1966 farce about an executive who uses his lover's apartment as a tax deduction
    $400 4
Only 1 mile off the coast of Turkey, the island of Samos belongs to this country
    $400 15
The room at the top of a lighthouse, or the light an old conductor waved to signal the engineer
    $400 25
Maximum length of a field hockey field, with no end zones either
    DD: $2,000 29
Believing Joseph to be dead, he said, "I will go down into the grave unto my son, mourning"
    $400 9
Coleridge's old seaman with a long grey beard and glittering eye
    $400 20
It's what Solomon Grundy did on Wednesday
    $500 5
The occupied West Bank is on the west bank of this river
    $500 16
In films of the 1930s & '40s set in the theater, it precedes "Parade", "Glamour" & "Serenade"
    $500 26
2 positions played in an offensive backfield in football or a defensive backfield in field hockey
    $500 30
Gathering his first disciples, Peter & Andrew, Jesus said, "Follow me, and I shall make you" these
    $500 10
The pointed beard named for the Flemish painter whose subjects wore them
    $500 21
The original version of "Sounds of Silence" appeared on this Simon & Garfunkel album

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

Bob Pat Dan
$900 $1,100 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Bob Pat Dan
$2,800 -$200 $1,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 10
In March 1836 Santa Ana captured this fortified mission
    $200 2
Typical features in northern cities include open-air bazaars & these Islamic houses of worship
    $200 18
Frank Robinson, a bookkeeper, named this soft drink and created the script for its logo in 1886
    $200 9
"The Story Of The Goblins Who Stole A Sexton" was the first of many Christmas ghost stories by this author
    $200 4
The one that shares its name with a Canadian province
    $200 15
"Tough Guys" was Burt's 7th film with this dimpled tough guy
    $400 11
The first astronaut to become a Rear Admiral; he was also the first American in space
    $400 3
In 1976 he declared himself Uganda's President for Life; 3 years later he fled for his life
    $400 19
Famous for "Super Mario Bros.", this company donated $3 million to M.I.T. to study how kids learn when they play
    $400 24
Lady Windermere's fans know this playwright also created "The Canterville Ghost"
    $400 5
Bordered by the states of New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, & Michigan, it's the farthest south
    $400 23
In a 1955 film based on a Tennessee Williams play, Burt sported this title tattoo on his chest
    $600 12
Arthur Bremer shot 4 people May 15, 1972 including this governor
    $600 7
Since 1985 famine victims have received at least $50 million in aid from the proceeds of this pop record
    $600 20
In the 1930s, this company now headquartered in Armonk, N.Y., produced its first electric typewriter
    $600 25
This creator of the Headless Horseman also wrote about the beautiful ghost of a guillotine victim
    $600 1
The Straits of Mackinac & St. Mary's River link this lake to the neighboring one
    $600 28
In a memorable scene in this 1953 film, Burt sizzled on the sand with Deborah Kerr
    $800 13
By pressing a button in the White House in 1913, this President blew up Gamboa Dike in Panama
    $800 16
About 1/4 the size of the U.S., this country south of Egypt is Africa's largest
    DD: $1,000 21
In 1978 this company became the 1st to exceed $100 billion in assets
    $800 26
In 1959 Shirley Jackson wrote about "The Haunting of" this "House"
    DD: $800 6
Before man-made additions, all the Great Lakes ultimately drained into this river
    $1000 14
This noted redistrictor from Massachusetts was James Madison's Vice President
    $1000 17
This hot, dusty wind blows out of Africa into southern Europe
    $1000 22
Saatchi & Saatchi is one of the world's largest firms in this business
    $1000 27
"The Phantom Hag" is attributed to this 19th-century Frenchman who wrote hundreds of short stories
    $1000 8
Superior, Wisconsin & this Minnesota town form a huge inland port on the western terminus of the Great Lakes

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Bob Pat Dan
$4,800 $0 $10,200
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

He was the first winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature who was born in Asia; he won in 1907

Final scores:

Bob Pat Dan
$9,500 $0 $10,500
2nd place 3rd place New champion: $10,500

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Bob Pat Dan
$4,800 $2,000 $10,000
19 R,
3 W
10 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
24 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $16,800

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Game tape date: 1990-08-27
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