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January 13, 1999
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First Four: George, Dora, Laurisa, Lester

IUFB1: His & Hers Golf Clubs
Lester: $795
Laurisa: $760
Dora: $800
George: $801*
ARP: $1899

Bob does the old "Bid on that in dollars" spiel here.

PG1: Fortune Hunter--Played for Luggage, Dinette Set, Curio Cabinet and Refrigerator/Freezer, plus $5,000 in cash

Clue #1: Eliminate the prize that is more than $1,700
Clue #2: Eliminate the prize that has a price starting with 8
Clue #3: Eliminate the prize that costs $1,275

George eliminates Dinette Set, Luggage and Refrigerator

Remaining box is empty

Luggage had the $5,000

ARP's: Luggage--$594, Dinette Set--$1,780, Curio Cabinet--$1,275, Refrigerator--$869


Second Calldown: Olive

IUFB2: Big Band CD Collection (up for adoption: unnamed female puppy)
Olive: $1000
Lester: $220
Laurisa: $800
Dora: $275*
ARP: $619

PG2: Pick-a-Pair--Played for a Living Room Group and Vacuum Cleaner ($3,210)

GP1: Popcorn
GP2: Hot Cereal
GP3: Little Debbie
GP4: Nestle Treasures
GP5: Ocean Spray Cran-Tangerine Juice
GP6: Bruce's Yams

First try: Cereal ($3.39) and Juice ($3.39)


Third Calldown: Randy

IUFB3: His & Hers Quartz Watches
Randy: $250
Olive: $400
Lester: $725
Laurisa: $726*
ARP: $1100

PG3: 10 Chances--Played for a Magnifying Lamp, Hostess Set and Plymouth Breeze

First, Laurisa will bid on Lamp

Possible numbers: 1, 0, 5

First chance: Writes $50, wins!

Next, she will bid on Hostess Set

Possible numbers: 6, 1, 2, 0

Second chance:  Writes $620, wins!

Finally, she will bid on car

Numbers in price: 5, 9, 8, 1, 0

Third chance:  Writes $15,980, is wrong
Fourth chance:  Writes $15,890, wins!


Before Laurisa plays for the car, Bob notes that the game has been played perfectly only three times. The only bad thing about this win is, she ends up falling one chance short of being the fourth.

George: .70
Dora: .75
Laurisa: .40 .05+.95=1.00

Laurisa: .85

Laurisa is going to the Showcase, with $1,000 in her pocket!

Fourth Calldown: Kathleen

IUFB4: BBQ Gas Grill (winner also receives All Fabric Softener)
Kathleen: $900
Randy: $650
Olive: $700
Lester: $701*
ARP: $829

Before the players bid, Bob points out that Chantel will be married within a few days.

PG4: Squeeze Play--Played for 2 Motorcycles


Lester removes second 9, and price squeezes to $5,948

ARP: $5,998


Fifth Calldown: Tammy

IUFB5: Dinnerware
Tammy: $650
Kathleen: $820
Randy: $821
Olive: $822*
ARP: $824

PG5: Secret "X"--Played for a Trip to Montreal ($3,851)

Free X: Top Left

SP1: Electric Skillet, $90 or $110? Picks $90, is right
SP2: Carbon Monoxide Detector, $60 or $81? Picks $60, is right

Additional X's: Top Right, Bottom Right

Location of secret X: Dead center


Final Calldown: Douglas (who had a previous encounter with Bob in his home state of Delaware)

IUFB6: Keyboard
Douglas: $1150
Tammy: $1200
Kathleen: $1
Randy: $2*
ARP: $1050

PG6: Dice Game--Played for a Ford Escort

First number: 1

Second number: Rolls 1, is wrong (guesses higher)
Third number: Rolls 4, is right (no guess)
Fourth number: Rolls 3, is wrong (guesses higher)
Fifth number: Rolls 6, is wrong (guesses lower)

ARP: $12,412


Lester: .05+.35=.40
Randy: .15+.80=.95
Olive: .85+1.00=OVER

Randy is going to the Showcase!

Top Winner: Laurisa
Runner-Up: Randy

Bedroom Group, Patio Furniture, Hot Tub
Laurisa passes to Randy, who bids $12,100

Rome, Computer, Sailboat
Laurisa bids $25,150

ARP of Randy's Showcase: $14,284 (Difference: $2,184)
ARP of Laurisa's Showcase: $21,606 (OVER)

Randy wins his Showcase, and takes home $15,334 in cash and prizes! He gets his redemption for that nasty ending in the Dice Game.