Show #2027 - Tuesday, June 1, 1993


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Robin Carroll-Mann, a librarian from Parsippany, New Jersey

David Simpson, a Ph.D. candidate from Ventura, California

Ira Gitlin, a musician from New Carrollton, Maryland (whose 1-day cash winnings total $15,201)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 6
The national park named for this rough riding president is actually 3 separate units
    $100 8
This condition where the foot & toes are pointed inward is common in toddlers
    $100 15
Most of these don't travel more than 20 miles, though in 1917 one went 293 miles across Illinois & Indiana
    $100 20
Lillian Vernon offers 38-piece carving kits for these; most people would use them at the end of October
    $100 1
Appropriately, this "Virgin Queen" was born under the sign of Virgo in 1533
    $100 26
"Hammerin' Hank"
    $200 7
The state flag shows one of these holding a sheaf of arrows & an olive branch in its talons
    $200 11
This process of heating to destroy bacteria has decreased milk-borne tuberculosis
    $200 17
In 1991 this state capital had a high of 93°, a low of 55° & 17.94" of rain
    $200 22
On Sunday mornings you can buy clothing & curios in this European capital's Petticoat Lane
    $200 2
In ancient times it was the capital of Galatia, a Roman province; now it's the capital of Turkey
    $200 27
"The Strawman"
    $300 9
In 1804 this duo's expedition built Fort Mandan in North Dakota
    $300 12
Cyclosporine is a drug used after transplantation to reduce the risk of this
    $300 18
This effect is seen around the Sun & Moon when they're behind transparent cirriform clouds
    $300 23
Small replicas of the lions that flank the entrance are sold at the Art Institute of this Midwest city
    $300 3
Of the 700 convicts who arrived in this country in January 1788, at least 160 were women
    $300 28
"Stan the Man"
    $400 10
Between 1980 & 1991 the average size of these in the state went from 1,043 to 1,224 acres
    $400 13
Pericarditis is the inflammation of the membrane which encloses this organ
    $400 19
When this reading is 50%, it makes 95° feel like 107°
    $400 24
You'll find Macy's main store on this famous square
    $400 4
Lord Byron contributed to this American trailblazer's fame by writing about him in "Don Juan"
    $400 29
    $500 14
The state's largest daily newspaper is The Forum, based in this city
    $500 16
Pertussis is also called this, from the characteristic sound made by sufferers
    $500 21
Associated with southern Asia, these seasonal winds also occur in North America
    DD: $1,000 25
Shoppers in Europe know that VAT is the abbreviation for this tax that can be extremely high
    $500 5
This "maternal" gangster's last surviving son, Lloyd, was shot to death by his wife in 1949
    $500 30
"The Wizard of Oz"

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 15):

Ira David Robin
$1,600 $1,600 $700

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ira David Robin
$2,900 $3,800 $1,300

Double Jeopardy! Round

"HI"s & "LO"s
    $200 6
The first of his Fourteen Points called for "open covenants of peace openly arrived at"
    $200 7
This composer's deafness was confessed to his brothers in the "Heiligenstadt Testament"
    $200 1
Provencal is most widely spoken in the southern part of this country
    $200 17
His novel "Carrie" was first subtitled "A Novel of a Girl with a Frightening Power"
    $200 13
On Feb. 9, 1950 he told a Republican women's club that he had a list of known communists in the State Dept.
    $200 26
This crime of taking over a plane in flight is also known as air piracy
    $400 8
The first coins minted by the U.S. government were half dimes made from the table silver of this president's wife
    $400 12
This Russian composer wrote 3 ballets: "Swan Lake", "The Sleeping Beauty" & "The Nutcracker"
    $400 2
If Sardinian is your native language, you're probably a citizen of this country
    $400 18
This author of "The Waste Land" was an avid practical joker
    $400 22
On January 13, 1993 he became the first living president awarded the Medal of Freedom
    $400 27
It's a company's identifying signature or trademark
    DD: $2,000 9
On Nov. 2, 1955 President Eisenhower named this explorer to head Antarctic affairs
    $600 14
He died in Vienna in 1849, leaving 251 works, 152 of them waltzes
    $600 3
Pampangan is spoken by some of the people on the island of Luzon in this country
    $600 19
He read his poems "Dedication" & "The Gift Outright" at JFK's inauguration
    $600 23
This North Carolina senator introduced a 1981 bill to outlaw abortion
    $600 28
This Florida city whose name means "pretty prairie" is famous for its pretty racecourse
    $800 10
After Cornwallis' surrender, this British lord resigned as prime minister in March 1782
    DD: $1,200 15
From 1892 to 1894 this Bohemian composer directed the National Conservatory in New York
    $800 4
The Macedonian language is written in this alphabet
    $800 20
This British mystery writer also wrote a biography of jockey Lester Piggott
    $800 24
His running mates in 1944 & 1948 were John Bricker & Earl Warren
    $800 29
It's a 10-letter synonym for talkative
    $1000 11
This "Great" railroad begun by James J. Hill in 1878 connects Lake Superior with Puget Sound
    $1000 16
In 1907 the Finnish Senate voted a lifetime pension to this native composer
    $1000 5
Maltese, the everyday language of Malta, traces its origins to a dialect of this language
    $1000 21
This author of "From Here to Eternity" collaborated on the screenplay for "The Longest Day"
    $1000 25
This deep-voiced Illinois senator was minority leader from 1959 to 1969
    $1000 30
It's the state flower of Hawaii

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ira David Robin
$5,900 $11,800 $3,300
(lock-tie game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

He was working as an explosives expert for the Spanish army when he was hired to return to England in 1604

Final scores:

Ira David Robin
$11,799 $11,800 $3,200
2nd place: Gibson 3-piece kitchen with frost-clear refrigerator/freezer, gas range & portable dishwasher + Aristokraft moveable kitchen island work center with butcher block top, slide-out cutting board & silverware drawer + Jeopardy! home game New champion: $11,800 3rd place: Magnavox 3" portable LCD TV + Jeopardy! home game

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Ira David Robin
$5,900 $13,300 $4,500
17 R,
0 W
25 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
13 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $23,700

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Game tape date: 1993-01-19
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