Jeopardy! is one of the worlds most popular game shows. It first debuted in 1964. In 1984 the current version of the show premiered - the daily syndicated version with Alex Trebek as host. Since 1984 more than 7.000 episodes aired.    In November 2018 I found a basket full of postcards in an old antique store in Akron, Ohio - all addressed to Los Angeles, California. The postcards are from people who wanted to be a contestant on Jeopardy! through 1991-1993.  This is a selection of the postcards.

Jeopardy! is one of the worlds most popular game shows. It first debuted in 1964. In 1984 the current version of the show premiered - the daily syndicated version with Alex Trebek as host. Since 1984 more than 7.000 episodes aired.

In November 2018 I found a basket full of postcards in an old antique store in Akron, Ohio - all addressed to Los Angeles, California. The postcards are from people who wanted to be a contestant on Jeopardy! through 1991-1993.

This is a selection of the postcards.

 Host Alex Trebek

Host Alex Trebek

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 Mr. Jack Parker, Miami, Florida

Mr. Jack Parker, Miami, Florida

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 Jerry Sweeny, Boston, Massachusetts

Jerry Sweeny, Boston, Massachusetts

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 Don Baird, Novato, California

Don Baird, Novato, California

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 Robyn Williams, Lombard, Illionois

Robyn Williams, Lombard, Illionois

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 Maj. Scott D. Weber, Sirena Del Mar Marina, California

Maj. Scott D. Weber, Sirena Del Mar Marina, California

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 Christopher Ambler, San Luis Obispo, California

Christopher Ambler, San Luis Obispo, California

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 B. L. Sundell, Seattle, Washington

B. L. Sundell, Seattle, Washington

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 Zac Reeder, Los Angeles, California

Zac Reeder, Los Angeles, California

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 Mr. Robbie Argento, Rancho Palos Verdes, California

Mr. Robbie Argento, Rancho Palos Verdes, California

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 Christina Chaparro, La Puente, California

Christina Chaparro, La Puente, California

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 Mandy Smith, Kirkland Lake, Ontario, Canada

Mandy Smith, Kirkland Lake, Ontario, Canada

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 Asher B. Griffin, Eaton-town, New Jersey

Asher B. Griffin, Eaton-town, New Jersey

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 Maj. William John Nichols, Woodbridge, Virginia

Maj. William John Nichols, Woodbridge, Virginia

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 Janis Putnam, Ithaca, New York

Janis Putnam, Ithaca, New York

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 Peter I. Landes, Stamford, Connecticut

Peter I. Landes, Stamford, Connecticut

 Jeopardy! is one of the worlds most popular game shows. It first debuted in 1964. In 1984 the current version of the show premiered - the daily syndicated version with Alex Trebek as host. Since 1984 more than 7.000 episodes aired.    In November 2018 I found a basket full of postcards in an old antique store in Akron, Ohio - all addressed to Los Angeles, California. The postcards are from people who wanted to be a contestant on Jeopardy! through 1991-1993.  This is a selection of the postcards.
 Host Alex Trebek
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 Mr. Jack Parker, Miami, Florida
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 Jerry Sweeny, Boston, Massachusetts
_SOM7860 kopier.jpg
 Don Baird, Novato, California
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 Robyn Williams, Lombard, Illionois
_SOM7856 kopier.jpg
 Maj. Scott D. Weber, Sirena Del Mar Marina, California
_SOM7862 kopier.jpg
 Christopher Ambler, San Luis Obispo, California
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 B. L. Sundell, Seattle, Washington
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 Zac Reeder, Los Angeles, California
_SOM7842 kopier.jpg
 Mr. Robbie Argento, Rancho Palos Verdes, California
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 Christina Chaparro, La Puente, California
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 Mandy Smith, Kirkland Lake, Ontario, Canada
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 Asher B. Griffin, Eaton-town, New Jersey
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 Maj. William John Nichols, Woodbridge, Virginia
_SOM7859 kopier.jpg
 Janis Putnam, Ithaca, New York
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 Peter I. Landes, Stamford, Connecticut

Jeopardy! is one of the worlds most popular game shows. It first debuted in 1964. In 1984 the current version of the show premiered - the daily syndicated version with Alex Trebek as host. Since 1984 more than 7.000 episodes aired.

In November 2018 I found a basket full of postcards in an old antique store in Akron, Ohio - all addressed to Los Angeles, California. The postcards are from people who wanted to be a contestant on Jeopardy! through 1991-1993.

This is a selection of the postcards.

Host Alex Trebek

Mr. Jack Parker, Miami, Florida

Jerry Sweeny, Boston, Massachusetts

Don Baird, Novato, California

Robyn Williams, Lombard, Illionois

Maj. Scott D. Weber, Sirena Del Mar Marina, California

Christopher Ambler, San Luis Obispo, California

B. L. Sundell, Seattle, Washington

Zac Reeder, Los Angeles, California

Mr. Robbie Argento, Rancho Palos Verdes, California

Christina Chaparro, La Puente, California

Mandy Smith, Kirkland Lake, Ontario, Canada

Asher B. Griffin, Eaton-town, New Jersey

Maj. William John Nichols, Woodbridge, Virginia

Janis Putnam, Ithaca, New York

Peter I. Landes, Stamford, Connecticut

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