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Episode 0165D

Taped - December 2, 1972 (1st)
Originally aired - December 22, 1972



First four contestants - Bobbie Benjamin, Leona Mulcahy, Jean Staudenmayer, Joanne Riend



1st One Bid - O'Keefe and Merritt 25-inch contempo space range ($550)

Joanne
Jean
Leona
Bobbie
350
* 425
399
379



Five Price Tags

1973 Chevrolet Nova eight cylinder coupe ($2,747)

$2,711
$2,747
$2,778
$2,693
$2,655

Prize
Tag
Guess
*=W
Blue Lustre 142 carpet shampooer
($79)
$79
False
 
Brother electric portable typewriter
($160)
$125
True
 
Sears Kenmore electric frying pan
($24)
$24
False
 
Guild "Country Belle" radio
($96)
$86
True
 




Next contestant - Cindy Dempsey



2nd One Bid - Whirlpool trash masher compactor ($240)

Joanne
Cindy
Leona
Bobbie
* 240
230
249
255



Grocery Game

Zinman Furs mink coat in a city lights design ($1,299)

Morton Salt ($0.13)
Ragu spaghetti sauce, 1 pt. ($0.47)
Holland House cocktail mix, liquid ($0.99)
Pepto-Bismol, 4 oz. ($0.69)
Royal Prince yams in orange pineapple sauce, 16 oz. ($0.39)

Product
Quantity
Subtotal
Total
Holland House
4
$3.96
$3.96
Ragu
5
$2.35
$6.31
Morton
2
$0.26
$6.57
Royal Prince
1
$0.39
$6.96




Next contestant - John Sheety



3rd One Bid - Rapport eight-foot sofa ($500)

John
Cindy
Leona
Bobbie
385
* 475
365
395



Most Expensive

Charmglow gas grill ($312)
Suzuki "Rover" 88cc two-stroke engine motorcycle ($438)
Waste King dishwasher ($532)

Contestant chooses the motorcycle. Loss.



Consolation - Burgess safari light lantern with D batteries ($55.00)



Top winner - Joanne
Runner-up - Jean


1st Showcase
Great Books of the western world, 442 works total ($698.00)
Zenith "Pesaro" stereo console ($450.00)
Pontiac Ventura ($3,206.06)

Joanne passes; Jean bids $2,700


2nd Showcase
Five-pound box of Brach's holiday chocolates ($4.50)
Independent Interior Design king size waterbed ($329.00)
Glastron V156 Sportster pleasure boat ($1,519.00)
1973 Johnson Sea-Horse 50 motor ($1,112.00)
Shoreline boat trailer ($431.75)

Joanne bids $3,200




CAR
BOAT
Jean
Joanne
Bid
2700
3200
Price
4354
3396
Difference
1654
196




Totals

Joanne - $4,935
Jean - $550
Cindy - $500
John - $55
Leona - $55
Bobbie - $55