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Episode 0565D

Taped - August 20, 1973
Originally aired - September 28, 1973



First four contestants - Pam, Cathie, Mary, Linda



1st One Bid - Carnegie stereophonic home entertainment system ($250)

Pam
Cathie
Mary
Linda
425
300
325
350
Overbid
Pam
Cathie
Mary
Linda
275
280
290
* 250



Temptation

Chevrolet Vega Kammback wagon ($2,960)

Prize
Price
Pick
King-Seeley Thermos Co. portable cooler
$28
2
Sportscraft table soccer game
$92
2
Weller mini shop tool kit
$36
6
Monarch double-oven electric range
$500
5

Contestant risks $656 in gifts to try for the car.

Loss.



Next contestant - Pat



2nd One Bid - Gibson "Foodmaster" refrigerator/freezer ($514)

Pam
Cathie
Mary
Pat
475
325
* 490
400



Grocery Game

Dome Furniture "Patrician" queen brass bed
Long Nails nail polish
(total $1,053)

Frostie root beer, six 16-ounce bottles ($0.89)
Ready-Crust, 6 oz. ($0.39)
Wish-Bone Deluxe French dressing ($0.41)
Richardson party mints, 7 oz. ($0.49)
Morton salt, two 4-ounce table shakers ($0.23)

Product
Quantity
Subtotal
Total
Frostie
2
$1.78
$1.78
Wish-Bone
3
$1.23
$3.01
Richardson
5
$2.45
$5.46
Ready-Crust
2
$0.78
$6.24
Morton
1
$0.23
$6.47




Next contestant - John



3rd One Bid - Pair of La-Z-Boy lounger rockers ($412)

Pam
Cathie
John
Pat
425
350
250
* 400



Most Expensive

Viking sewing machine ($520)
Charmglow gas grill ($290)
Pantos "Olympic" six-piece luggage ($300)

Contestant chooses the luggage. Loss.



Consolation - Parce Que! fragrance by Capucci



Top winner - Mary
Runner-up - Pat


1st Showcase
Cold Bear wine, one bottle
Cruise of Canada - Prudential-GraceLines 10-day cruise from Los Angeles to San Francisco, Vancouver, and Tacoma
Zinman Furs contemporay guanaco and nutria coat
2 Poppy bathing suits
Mexico - economy airfare for two to Acapulco; one week, modified American plan, at El Presidente

Mary passes; Pat bids $2,500


2nd Showcase
Soundtrack record of "2001: A Space Odyssey"
Horseless Carriage three-quarters replica of a 1901 Oldsmobile surrey
Volkswagen Beetle

Mary bids $3,000




TRIPS
CARS
Pat
Mary
Bid
2500
3000
Price
2722
4842
Difference
222
1842




Totals

Pat - $3,134
Mary - $514
Linda - $250
Pam - fragrance
Cathie - fragrance
John - fragrance