Responses for show #893 - Wednesday, June 22, 1988

Contestants

Neil Landau, an engineer from El Cerrito, California

Les Raff, a physician from Arlington Heights, Illinois

Linda Mossman, a substitute teacher from Elizaville, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $12,601)

Jeopardy! Round responses

FIRST LINES
TRANSPORTATION
SPORTS TRIVIA
BIRDS
POTENT POTABLES
CELEBRITY SPELLING
    $100 1
"Blueberry Hill"

Les
    $100 13
Los Angeles

Neil
    $100 6
(Les: What is red?)
...
(Alex: Think Los Angeles Raiders.)

black

Les
Triple Stumper
    $100 20
beer

Triple Stumper
    $200 2
(Neil: What is "O'er the fields we go?")
[Neil lost $200 and after the break got $200 back when Alex explained that he had not stated the category wanted the players to name the song and not to give the next line.]

"Jingle Bells"

Les
    $200 12
schooner

Les
    $200 7
(Les: What is to win the daily double as a jockey?)
(Linda: What is to win & lose a race in the same day?)

ride in a race & win a race

LindaLes
Triple Stumper
    $200 19
hot toddy

Les
    $300 3
(Alex: From My Fair Lady.)

"Get Me to the Church on Time"

Les
    $300 11
white line

Triple Stumper
    $300 8
Slapsie Maxie

Neil
    $300 21
woodpecker

Linda
    $300 16
Kamchatka

Neil
    $400 4
(Les: What is "Rockin' Robin?")

"Blue Suede shoes"

LindaLes
    $400 14
Trimotor

Neil
    $400 9
Mark Spitz

Triple Stumper
    $400 18
Drambuie

Neil
    $500 23
(What is N-A-V-R-I-T-L-O-V-A?)
...
[End of round signals.]

N-A-V-R-A-T-I-L-O-V-A

Linda
    $500 5
(Alex: Melissa Manchester.)

"Don't Cry Out Loud"

Les
    $500 15
John Adams

Neil
    $500 10
(Green Bay) Packers

Neil
    $500 17
(Alex: Kir's made with white wine, Kir Royale with champagne & [*]. I wonder how I would know that?)

Crème de cassis

Triple Stumper
    $500 22
(Les: What is A-K-R-O-Y-D?)
(Linda: What is A-C-K-R-O-Y-D?)
...
(Alex: We've got less than a minute to go..)

A-Y-K-R-O-Y-D

LindaLes
Triple Stumper

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 10):

Linda Les Neil
$200 $400 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Linda Les Neil
-$500 $300 $2,500

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

GEOLOGY
LONDON
COLLEGES
DOWN EASTERS
'80s TV
THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE
    $200 7
layers

Les
    $200 17
Westminster Abbey

Linda
    $200 29
[End of round signals.]

Harriet Beecher Stowe

Les
    $200 25
Vietnam War

Les
    $200 20
cock-a-doodle-doo

Neil
    $400 6
iron

Neil
    $400 15
Pall Mall

Les
    $400 24
University of Virginia

Linda
    $4,300 28
(Linda: Who is Nathaniel Hawthorne?)

Longfellow

Linda
    $400 19
William Conrad

Linda
    $400 18
Sheik & sheep

Linda
    $600 3
volcano

Neil
    $1,000 12
(Alex: You've just made our boss, Mr. Merv [*], very happy.)
[The image shown was like the logo you would see for his Enterprises.]

Griffin

Neil
    $600 21
Stanford

Les
    $600 27
(Alex: We've got less than a minute.)

Edmund Muskie

Triple Stumper
    $600 8
(Neil: Who is Furillo?)

Chris Cagney

LindaNeil
    $600 1
unabridged

Triple Stumper
    $800 4
zero

Neil
    $800 13
Beefeaters

Neil
    $800 23
(Les: What is the University of Iowa?)

Iowa State

LesNeil
    $800 16
Margaret Chase Smith

Neil
    $800 9
Pam Dawber

Linda
    $800 2
Hindi

Neil
    $1000 5
earthquakes

Neil
    $1000 14
Bloomsbury

Neil
    $1000 22
Oregon State

Triple Stumper
    $1000 26
Dorothea Dix

Linda
    $1000 10
Stratford

Linda
    $1000 11
(2 of) Anglos & Saxons (or Jutes)

Neil

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Linda Les Neil
$0 $1,100 $11,100
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

BROADWAY MUSICALS
LesWho was T.S. Elliot?
$1,000
NeilWho was T.S. Eliot?
$1,000
T.S. Eliot

Final scores:

Linda Les Neil
$0 $2,100 $12,100
3rd place: Krementz his & hers watches + Jeopardy! box game or computerized version 2nd place: trip on Eastern to Orlando, Florida & stay at Hilton at Walt Disney World Village + Jeopardy! box game or computerized version New champion: $12,100

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Linda Les Neil
$4,800 $1,100 $10,700
10 R,
4 W
(including 2 DDs)
11 R,
5 W
19 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $16,600

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