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JEOPARDY! Game - October 7, 2003

Contestants

Alison Haertjens, Human resources systems specialist, originally from Readington, NJ
Jeremy Harmon, Travel accountant, originally from Muncie, IN
Amy Carruthers, Homemaker from Clover, SC (Returning 1-day champ with $16,375)

JEOPARDY! Round - October 7, 2003

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

DATELINE: 1903
GOLF COURSES
FASHION HISTORY
OSCAR WILDE & CRAZY GUY
THE SHAPE OF THINGS
MIXED FRUIT
$200 - Amy

(21) This giant of automaking introduces his namesake automobile company


$200 - Jeremy

(26) Bobby Jones helped pick out the plants for each hole of this golf course, home of The Masters & the green jacket


$200 - Alison

(16) The ancient Egyptians called this metal "the flesh of the gods" & made quite a lot of jewelry out of it


$200 - Amy

(9) Wilde said, "Only dull people are brilliant at " this meal


$200 - Jeremy

(6) To cool cats, daddy-o, it's the opposite of hip


$200 - Alison

(1) MILE


$400 - Alison

(22) This President creates the Department of Commerce & Labor


$400 - Jeremy

(27) This golf course near Carmel, California has been called the "greatest meeting of land, sea and sky"


$400 - Amy

(17) Fashion passion famously common to Catherine Parr & Imelda Marcos


$400 - Jeremy

(10) The character of Bunthorne in their operetta "Patience" is said to be partly modeled on Oscar Wilde


$400 - Alison

(7) The word chevron includes this letter, the shape of a chevron


$400 - Alison

(2) NO GEAR


(-$1000) - Alison

(23) This man becomes head of the Bolsheviks at a summer socialist symposium in London

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1000


(-$600) - Jeremy

(-$600) - Alison

(28) A private course in Galena, Ohio is named this, 3 under par on a hole


(-$600) - Amy

$600 - Alison

(18) In 1907 Sarah Bernhardt bought her own theater & banned the audience from wearing these


(-$600) - Alison

(11) "Each man" does this to "the thing he loves"


$600 - Amy

(8) The wire running up the side of your notebook is in this shape


$600 - Amy

(3) CHEAP


(-$800) - Jeremy

(24) With U.S. support, this nation declares its independence from Colombia


$800 - Jeremy

(29) The old course at these links, the famed "Home of Golf", is more than 600 years old


(-$800) - Alison

(-$800) - Jeremy

(19) In the 18th century Josef Stasser invented a type of these fake diamonds that were named for a local river


$800 - Jeremy

(13) You can't handle this one; Oscar wrote that it "is rarely pure, and never simple"


$800 - Amy

(12) A convex hemisphere; there's one "of the rock" in Jerusalem


$800 - Triple Stumper

(4) DONE WHEY


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(25) Leo XIII dies & is replaced with the tenth Pope to bear this Papal name


(-$1000) - Jeremy

$1000 - Amy

(30) Jack Nicklaus was a course consultant of Harbour Town Golf Links, on this South Carolina resort island


$1000 - Amy

(20) This famous British fashion fop of the early 19th century took a reported 3 hours just to tie his cravat right


$1000 - Jeremy

(14) Wilde punned, "Moderation is a fatal thing ... nothing succeeds like" this


$1000 - Amy

(15) This London underground "tube" line will take you from Tower Hill 14 miles back to Tower Hill


$1000 - Alison

(5) AIN'T GREEN


Scores at the first commercial break:
Amy: $3,200
Jeremy: $2,400
Alison: $1,400

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Amy: $5,200
Jeremy: $600
Alison: $200


Double JEOPARDY! Round - October 7, 2003

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MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS
BABES IN TOYLAND
EASTER PARADE
HIGH SOCIETY
ON THE "TOWN"
MOVIE MUSICALS
$400 - Jeremy

(17) When a local business bought the Cardinals in 1953, Sportsman's Park was renamed this stadium


$400 - Amy

(12) The popularity of this talking "Toy Story" astronaut reached "infinity and beyond"


$400 - Alison

(22) The word Easter may come from "Eostre", the name of an Anglo-Saxon goddess of this season


$400 - Triple Stumper

(11) The holder of this title of Devonshire welcomes tourists to his stately home, Chatsworth


$400 - Jeremy

(1) A televised gathering in which people of a particular area ask questions of candidates or speakers


$400 - Alison

(6) "Sing-along" showings of this film encourage audiences to hiss the baroness & boo the Nazis


(-$800) - Alison

$800 - Jeremy

(18) The fire hydrants are green, white & red in The Hill, a neighborhood associated with this ethnic group


$800 - Alison

(13) (Video) Miniland USA, seen here, is a toyland. It was built with 20 million of these


$800 - Jeremy

(23) Originally native to the Ryukyu Islands of Japan, the Easter type of this plant is a symbol of resurrection


(-$800) - Jeremy

$800 - Amy

(27) (Video of Jimmy at the California Science Center's Titanic Artifact Exhibit) The richest man on the Titanic was John Jacob IV of this family, the builder of a New York City hotel. He didn't survive.


$800 - Alison

(2) Father Flanagan founded it in 1917


$800 - Amy

(7) (Video of Sofia walking on Lumaha'i Beach on Kauai) Lumaha'i Beach here in Kauai is where Mitzi Gaynor washed that man right out of her hair in this classic musical


(-$1200) - Jeremy

$1200 - Alison

(19) In 1817 an era began as the Zebulon M. Pike became the first of these to dock at St. Louis


$1200 - Amy

(14) Turn both knobs in the same direction at the same speed to draw a diagonal line with this toy


$1200 - Alison

(24) Easter Island is located 2,300 miles away from this nation to which it belongs


$1200 - Triple Stumper

(28) Born on this island, Giuseppe di Lampedusa chronicled its declining aristocracy in "The Leopard"


$1200 - Alison

(3) This port city is located about 100 miles from the southernmost tip of Africa


$1200 - Jeremy

(8) "You're The One That I Want" was written for this movie musical based on a long-running stage show


(-$1400) - Alison

(20) Originally, it cost the U.S. $15 million; the 1904 St. Louis Expo celebrating it turned a profit of twice that

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1400


$1600 - Alison

(15) Plug translucent colored pegs into a black board to create illuminated images with this rhyming-named toy


$1600 - Jeremy

(25) The Easter Rising was an armed rebellion against British rule in this country in 1916


$1600 - Alison

(29) (Video) In 1938, Brenda Frazier was the talk of society as this type of beginner


$1600 - Jeremy

(4) Hear ye! Hear ye! Until newspapers came into wide use, 18th century townsfolk got their news from this person


$1600 - Jeremy

(9) This 2001 film fulfilled Ewan McGregor's lifelong desire to sing & dance in a movie


$2000 - Jeremy

(21) When Joseph Pulitzer joined the St. Louis Walk of Fame, a former editor of this paper he founded accepted for him


$2000 - Jeremy

(16) The second half of a place name in Minnesota is the source of the name of this toy truck brand


$2000 - Amy

(26) (Video) One of this man's fabulous Easter creations is seen here


(-$2000) - Alison

(30) This synonym for all the British nobility follows "Debrett's" in a series of books dating from 1769

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $2000


$2000 - Amy

(5) This play centers on the Gibbs & Webb families


(-$2000) - Alison

$2000 - Jeremy

(10) "High Society" was a musical version of this film that starred Cary Grant, Jimmy Stewart & Katharine Hepburn


Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
Jeremy: $13,000
Amy: $12,400
Alison: $3,200


Final JEOPARDY!

FAMOUS LASTS
It's where Sergei Zalyotin switched off the lights on June 15, 2000

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Alison: $3,200 - $0
Amy: $12,400 + $12,350
Jeremy: $13,000 + $11,801


Final Scores
Jeremy: $24,801
Amy: $24,750
Alison: $3,200

Jeremy: $13,000 (18 right, includes 2 rebounds; 6 wrong)
Amy: $12,400 (15 right, includes 2 rebounds; 1 wrong)
Alison: $7,600 (16 right, includes 2 rebounds; 8 wrong, includes 3 DDs)
Total: $33,000

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