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JEOPARDY! Game - November 3, 2003

Contestants

Mary Treisbach, Marketing consultant from Norristown, PA
Frank Amanat, Attorney from New York, NY
Christopher Eaton, Freelance writer from Chicago, IL (Returning 1-day champ with $15,200)

JEOPARDY! Round - November 3, 2003

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The number in parentheses preceding the clue denotes the order in which the clue was played.

THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF HEALTH & MEDICINE
2004 CALENDARS
PEACE CORPS
MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS
"C"LOTHES
3-LETTER ANAGRAMS
$200 - Mary

(18) At the museum you can see the spinal column of this 19th century Presidential assassin


$200 - Mary

(16) Cedco's box calendar based on this film series features over 300 characters, creatures & droids


$200 - Mary

(26) This Presidential candidate proposed the Peace Corps in a 2 A.M. speech to university students


$200 - Frank

(11) In the early 1900s Wurlitzer built these with special sound effects to be used in movie theaters


$200 - Frank

(1) This cloth sash is often worn with a tuxedo


$200 - Mary

(6) Place to beard a lion: end


(-$200) - Mary

$400 - Frank

(19) Open a drawer in the museum & you can peruse the gallstones of this 20th century U.S. President & General


$400 - Frank

(17) John F. Turner's calendars feature puppies, as well as Pamela Anderson & this tennis star


$400 - Mary

(27) The main job of most education volunteers is teaching this subject


(-$400) - Christopher

(-$400) - Mary

(-$400) - Frank

(12) In 1951 the first electric one of these rhythm instruments, the Fender Precision, was introduced


$400 - Triple Stumper

(2) Gauchos are calf-length versions of these "divided skirts"


$400 - Frank

(7) Pretend to be Rumpelteazer: cat


$600 - Mary

(20) The museum houses a large collection of these, including one used by Robert Hooke to observe cells


$600 - Frank

(23) The Day Dream calendar for this WB series has a rose on the cover -- & a holly & an alyssa


$600 - Mary

(28) The Corps closed its program in this country in 2003, but still has 150 volunteers in Ukraine & 80 in Moldova


$800 - Frank

(13) (Video of Jimmy with a marching band) This marching band instrument is named in honor of a man who wrote 136 marches

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $800


$600 - Christopher

(3) In the 50s it was trendy to wear this classic button-down sweater named for an Earl back to front


$600 - Frank

(8) For after you make an ash of yourself: run


(-$800) - Christopher

$800 - Mary

(21) A cabinet at the museum contains the skeleton of Able, one of these animals that went into space in 1959


(-$800) - Mary

(24) Sean Ferrer has licensed the likeness of this woman, his mother, for a Browntrout calendar


$800 - Mary

(29) We wonder if this TV personality helped Panamanians remodel old houses when he served in 1969-70


$800 - Mary

(14) When Bill Clinton was a teenager, he played this instrument in a jazz combo called Three Blind Mice


$800 - Christopher

(4) These three-quarter-length pants are named for the Italian island where they were first popular


$800 - Frank

(9) A long time: one


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(22) While he was the museum's fifth curator, this Army Major & surgoen discovered the cause of yellow fever


(-$1000) - Christopher

(25) We rate Datemaker's "Girls of" this sun lotion product a perfect "tan"


$1000 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$1000 - Mary

(15) (Video of Ricky Skaggs) Hi, I'm Ricky Skaggs. Bluegress music normally features banjo, fiddle & this lute-like instrument which I've been playing since the age of 5


(-$1000) - Christopher

(5) This long, loose robe has been worn as a housecoat & an evening dress


$1000 - Christopher

(10) Moo: owl


Scores at the first commercial break:
Frank: $2,600
Christopher: $1,000
Mary: $600

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Mary: $4,200
Frank: $4,000
Christopher: -$800


Double JEOPARDY! Round - November 3, 2003

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ALASKA
PLACE THAT TUNE
WHAT'S THE STORY?
SHOE BUSINESS
UNION MEN & WOMEN
THE QUEEN'S ENGLISH
$400 - Frank

(11) (Video of Jimmy in Alaska) Alaska's state motto is this "to the future"


$400 - Christopher

(21) "Summertime"


$400 - Christopher

(6) Stories in the collection "In Our Time" introduced Nick Adams, this author's alter ego


(-$400) - Frank

$400 - Mary

(16) In 2001, 2002 & 2003 Grady Lewis, who created a canvas shoe for this sport, was on the short list for its Hall of Fame


$400 - Mary

(23) Plain-looking & over 30 were requirements Dorothea Dix had for appointees as these


$400 - Mary

(1) Give a Brit a tinkle when you get into town & you've done this


(-$800) - Mary

$800 - Christopher

(12) Before it was Alaska's capital, Juneau developed around the discovery of this resource


$800 - Frank

(22) "Sunrise, Sunset"


$800 - Triple Stumper

(7) His shocking story "A Rose for Emily" is about the life & death of a southern woman


$800 - Triple Stumper

(17) Jenny McCarthy & Kelly Osbourne have advertised this "sweet" brand with a sexy image


$800 - Frank

(24) Anson Stager, General Superintendant of this company, was made head of the U.S. Military Telegraph Corps


$800 - Mary

(2) The Brits use this more colorful spelling of airplane


$1200 - Christopher(13) (Video of Sarah in Alaska) Alaska was once jeeringly called this Secretary of State's icebox


$1200 - Triple Stumper

(26) "June Is Bustin' Out All Over"


$1200 - Christopher

(8) It begins, "As Gregor Samsa awoke one morning ... he found himself transformed into ... a gigantic insect"


$1200 - Christopher

(18) This cartoon superhero's secret identity was Shoe Shine Boy, even though he wasn't a boy


(-$1200) - Mary

$1200 - Christopher

(25) David Farragut was in this bay when he said, "Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead"


$1200 - Christopher

(3) It's a hat, or the person who throws the ball to a batsman in cricket


(-$1600) - Christopher

(14) Made a national park in 1980, it encompasses over 3 million acres of icy wonder in southeastern Alaska


$700 - Frank

(30) "Colonel Buffalo Bill"

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $700


$1600 - Triple Stumper

(9) Edward Albee adapted her story "The Ballad of the Sad Cafe" for the stage


$3000 - Christopher

(19) During his 1928 coronation, this ruler stood on foot-high getas

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $3000


$1600 - Frank

(29) The Democrats' candidate in 1864, this General denounced the party plank, saying the war was a failure


$1600 - Frank

(4) We use ad as an abbreviation; the British informally use this slightly longer word


$2000 - Frank

(15) (Video of Jimmy in Alaska) When Russia held Alaska, this house was the center of a diocese of this church, stretching to Siberia


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(27) "Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man"


$2000 - Frank

(10) "The Dead" is the last story in this collection by James Joyce


$2000 - Christopher

(20) And finally, it's a form in the shape of a foot, used by cobblers in making shoes


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(28) Contrary to Whittier's poem, Mary Quantrill, not this title woman, waved the Union flag at Southern troops


$2000 - Mary

(5) A person who looks after others, like a bodyguard or a babysitter; John Nash would be a beautiful one


Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
Frank: $13,500
Christopher: $10,200
Mary: $6,200


Final JEOPARDY!

CANDY
This person after whom a candy bar may have been named was part of a family on an 1892 Election Day souvenir medal

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Mary: $6,200 + $6,200
Christopher: $10,200 - $10,200
Frank: $13,500 - $6,901


Final Scores
Mary: $12,400
Frank: $6,599
Christopher: $0

Frank: $14,200 (17 right, includes 2 DDs & 1 rebound; 2 wrong)
Christopher: $8,800 (13 right, includes 1 DD & 2 rebounds; 5 wrong)
Mary: $6,200 (16 right, includes 2 rebounds; 5 wrong)
Total: $29,200

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