Responses for show #1221 - Monday, December 18, 1989

Contestants

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Lea Hall, a real estate agent from Los Angeles, California

Harris Peet, a writer from Los Angeles, California

Avrom Simon, a physician from Chicago, Illinois (whose 2-day cash winnings total $18,099)

Jeopardy! Round responses

1968
CHRISTMAS CUSTOMS
THE EARTH
SIGNS & SYMBOLS
TV WESTERNS
FILE UNDER "A"
    $100 3
(Lea: What is high jump?)

pole vault

HarrisLea
    $100 12
Italy

Harris
    $100 13
geyser

Harris
    $100 1
R

Harris
    $100 23
Bat Masterson

Lea
    $100 16
attache

Lea
    $200 4
Columbia

Lea
    $200 19
creche

Avrom
    $200 8
Monopoly

Harris
    $200 24
"Sugarfoot"

Harris
    $200 15
Ascot

Lea
    $300 5
(Avrom: What is an 8-cylinder?)
(Alex: Be more specific.)
(Avrom: What is... um?)
(Alex: Sorry.)

a V8

AvromLea
    $300 20
Washington Irving

Lea
    $300 14
wind

Lea
    $300 9
clef

Harris
    $300 28
John Wayne

Triple Stumper
    $300 2
"Amazing"

Lea
    $400 6
House of Representatives

Lea
    $400 21
Advent

Lea
    $400 26
(Harris: What is anthracite?)
...
(Alex: Anthracite is hard coal, [*] is soft coal.)

bituminous

Harris
Triple Stumper
    $700 10
(Harris: What are diamonds?)
(Alex: You had to come up with all 4 of them - didn't occur to you.)

clubs, spades, hearts & diamonds

Harris
    $400 29
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]

San Francisco

Harris
    $400 17
aghast

Lea
    $500 7
Junie Moon

Avrom
    $500 22
(Lea: What is a Christmas tree?)

a yule log

Lea
Triple Stumper
    $500 27
Butte

Lea
    $500 11
mortar & pestle

Lea
    $500 25
(Alex: Less than a minute to go in the round.)

Zane Grey ("Zane Grey Theatre")

Harris
    $500 18
(Harris: Who is Aphrodite?)
(Lea: Who is Athena?)

Artemis

HarrisLea
Triple Stumper

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 12):

Avrom Harris Lea
$200 $100 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Avrom Harris Lea
$400 $400 $2,900

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

PRESIDENTIAL DAUGHTERS
FRANCE
SHAKESPEAREAN QUOTES
SICKNESS & HEALTH
LEFTOVERS
SINGERS FROM VIRGINIA
    $200 7
Tricia Nixon

Avrom
    $200 21
NATO

Harris
    $200 26
Brutus

Lea
    $200 6
rats

Lea
    $200 11
shoes

Lea
    $200 16
Wayne Newton

Lea
    $400 5
Amy Carter

Avrom
    $400 24
(Alex: Less than a minute to go in this round.)

"Liberty, Equality, Fraternity"

Harris
    $400 27
Yorick

Lea
    $400 4
to sterilize them

Harris
    $400 12
The Charleston

Lea
    $400 17
Kate Smith

Harris
    $600 8
Maureen Reagan

Harris
    $600 22
newspapers

Lea
    $600 28
play on

Lea
    $600 3
cow

Avrom
    $600 13
Mickey Mantle & Roger Maris

Harris
    $2,000 18
(Harris: Who is Patti Page?)

Ella Fitzgerald

Harris
    $800 9
Margaret Truman

Lea
    $800 23
La Comedie Francaise

Triple Stumper
    $2,000 29
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]

Macbeth

Lea
    $800 2
an aneurysm

Triple Stumper
    $800 20
extinct birds

Triple Stumper
    $800 14
Patsy Cline

Harris
    $1000 10
Lynda Bird Johnson

Lea
    $1000 25
Chartres

Lea
    $1000 1
(Lea: What is ether?)
(Avrom: What is chloroform?)

Nitrous Oxide (Laughing Gas)

AvromLea
Triple Stumper
    $1000 19
Marva Collins

Avrom
    $1000 15
Mackenzie Phillips

Avrom

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Avrom Harris Lea
$2,600 $1,800 $9,500
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

FAMOUS NAMES
HarrisWho is LINDBERGH?
$1,800
AvromWho is St. Patrick?
$1,001
LeaWho is Lindberg?
$4,200
Charles Lindbergh

Final scores:

Avrom Harris Lea
$1,599 $3,600 $13,700
3rd place: Casio Music System 2nd place: Easy-Rest Reading Chair New champion: $13,700

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Avrom Harris Lea
$2,600 $4,500 $8,300
7 R,
2 W
16 R,
4 W
(including 2 DDs)
25 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $15,400

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