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January 29, 1991
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First Four: Donald, Paige, Carol, Linda

Rod is seen at the top of the show, wearing a sequined jacket with matching bow tie, so showing the announcer before the first One Bid has been done long before Drew Carey ever set foot in Studio 33.

IUFB1: Off-Road Bike
Linda: $13,250 $1350*
Carol: $1500
Paige: $1200
Donald: $1
ARP: $1498

Bob jokes that they will need a cue card to record Linda's original bid, as the displays only have room for four digits.

PG1: Grocery Game--Played for a Bedroom Group ($3,320)

GP1: Jonny Cat Cat Litter
GP2: Orafix Denture Adhesive
GP3: Rice-a-Roni
GP4: America's Best Popcorn
GP5: Clorox Bleach

First purchase: 16 Rice-a-Roni x $1.48 = $23.68


First the bell dings, then the foghorn goes off. Janice throws to commercial instead of Bob.

Second Calldown: Budd

IUFB2: Gold Pendant
Budd: $650*
Carol: $2000
Paige: $1500
Donald: $1501
ARP: $1190

PG2: 3 Strikes +--Played for a Chevrolet Corvette

Numbers in price: 0, 3, 4, 5, 8

First draw: 3 (guesses second, is wrong)
Second draw: 4 (guesses first second, is wrong)
Third draw: 0 (guesses second, is wrong)
Fourth draw: X (strike one!)
Fifth draw: 4 (guesses second, is wrong)
Sixth draw: 4 (guesses third, is wrong)
Seventh draw: 3 (guesses first, is right)
Eighth draw: X (strike two!)
Ninth draw: 0 (guesses fifth, is right)
Tenth draw: 4 (guesses third, is wrong)
Eleventh draw: 8 (guesses second, is wrong)
Twelfth draw: 5 (guesses second, is right)
Thirteenth draw: 8 (guesses third, is right)
Fourteenth draw: 4


Third Calldown: Sherie

IUFB3: Dinette Set (winner also receives Klondike Lite Ice Cream Bars)
Sherie: $1250
Carol: $2000
Paige: $950
Donald: $1000*
ARP: $1100

PG3: Make Your Move--Played for a Spotlight, Flatware and Trailer


Donald's guesses: 597025850


Linda: .75
Donald: .30+.80=OVER
Budd: .15+.70=.85

Budd is going to the Showcase!

Fourth Calldown:

IUFB4: Microwave Range
Emil: $1200
Sherie: $1350*
Carol: $1200 $1250
Paige: $1
ARP: $1399

PG4: Range Game--Played for a Gazebo Spa

Range: $6,700-$7,300

Sherie stops range at $6,890-$7,040

ARP: $6,900


In this playing, Bob does not specify how long the rangefinder cannot be started for.

Fifth Calldown: Iris

IUFB5: Chandelier
Iris: $850
Carol: $400
Paige: $550*
Emil: $875
ARP: $699

PG5: 10 Chances--Played for a Shower Radio, Baseball Equipment and Ford Festiva

First, Paige will bid on Shower Radio

Possible numbers: 8, 5, 3

First chance: $35, wins!

Next, she will bid on Baseball Equipment

Possible numbers: 1, 0, 4, 5

Second chance: $450, is wrong
Third chance: $510, is wrong
Fourth chance: $150, is wrong
Fifth chance: $145, is wrong
Sixth chance: $540, wins!

Finally, she will bid on car

Possible numbers: 4, 0, 3, 7, 8

Seventh chance: $8,370, is wrong
Eighth chance: $8,740, is wrong
Ninth chance: $7,840, is wrong
Tenth chance: $7,480, is wrong

ARP of Car: $8,730


Carol is facing the walk of shame to the FFBC; how does the final One Bid turn out for her?

Sixth Calldown: Norma

IUFB6: Wall Unit
Norma: $1595
Emil: $1200*
Iris: $1000
Carol: $1001
ARP: $1332

Start walking, Carol!

PG6: Bonus Game--Played for 2 Snowmobiles ($8,448)

SP1: Dental care, wrong price--$71 (guesses lower, ARP: $90)
SP2: Deep Fryer, wrong price--$90 (guesses higher, ARP: $115)
SP3: Car Seat, wrong price--$125 (guesses lower, ARP: $99)
SP4: Waffler, wrong price--$69 (guesses higher, ARP: $55)

Bonus window: #2


In an unusual move, Bob keeps the lost prizes on the left side of the board, and pushes those that have been won back, contrary to what is usually done.

Paige: .75
Sherie: .95
Emil: .45+1.00=OVER

Sherie is going to the Showcase!

Top Winner: Budd
Runner-Up: Sherie

World Map, Around the World (Paris, China, Fiji)
Budd passes to Sherie, who bids $12,500

Cookware, Piano, Ski Boat
Budd bids $14,500

ARP of Budd's Showcase: $20,302 (Difference: $5,802)
ARP of Sherie's Showcase: $19,042 (Difference: $6,542)

Budd wins his Showcase, and takes home $57,332 in cash and prizes! Bob's signoff does not include the spay/neuter line.