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May 18, 1989
« on: June 27, 2018, 03:06:37 PM »
First Four: Lynn, Clarence, Arlene, Traci

Bob makes his audience entrance here.

IUFB1: Boat
Traci: $1275
Arlene: $1300
Clarence: $1450
Lynn: $1451*
ARP: $1895

PG1: 3 Strikes--Played for a Buick Skyhawk

Numbers in price: 1, 8, 9, 0

First draw: X (strike one!)
Second draw: X (strike two!)
Third draw: 0 (guesses fourth, is right)
Fourth draw: 9 (guesses first, is right)
Fifth draw: 1 (guesses second, is wrong)
Sixth draw: 1 (guesses third, is right)
Seventh draw: 8


Second Calldown: Deborah

IUFB2: Flatware
Deborah: $350
Traci: $675* (also wins $100 for perfect bid)
Arlene: $750
Clarence: $500
ARP: $675

PG2: Take Two--Played for a Remote Control Plane, Motor Scooter, Refrigerator/Freezer and Wine Table

Target price: $2,498

First try: Refrigerator ($1,300) and Scooter ($1,198); TOTAL--$2,498


Third Calldown: Rick

IUFB3: Gold Watch
Rick: $950
Arlene: $1100
Clarence: $685
Deborah: $1200*
ARP: $1400

PG3: The Phone Home Game

Today's home contestant is Laverne

GP1: DifRinse Cold Cream
GP2: Centrum Vitamins
GP3: Tabasco Sauce
GP4: Caldecort
GP5: Ruffies Trash Bags
GP6: Desenex Foot Spray
GP7: Suzi Wan Dinner

Laverne's first pick: $1.99 (guesses Ointment, is wrong; ARP--$2.61, correct pick--Rice Dish)
Laverne's second pick: 89 (guesses Hot Sauce, is right)
Laverne's third pick: $8.66 (guesses Vitamins, is right)

Cash prizes: $2,000, $10,000

Total: $12,000


Traci: .20+.10=.30
Deborah: .45+.20=.65
Lynn: 1.00

Lynn: .65

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

Fourth Calldown: Marshall (who immediately comes up on stage before being sent to his rightful place in Contestant's Row)

IUFB4: Bar Set (up for adoption: unnamed female dog)
Marshall: $2500
Rick: $1475
Arlene: $1525*
Clarence: $1
ARP: $1625

PG4: Bump--Played for a Desk and Video Dart Game

Desk: $1,995
Dart Game: $1,625

End buses: $1,325

Arlene decides to bump to right

ARP of Desk: $1,325
ARP of Dart Game: $1,995


Fifth Calldown: Sandra

IUFB5: Washer/Dryer
Sandra: $1400
Clarence: $985
Marshall: $975
Rick: $1000*
ARP: $1239

PG5: Range Game--Played for a Display Cabinet

Range: $2,500-$3,100

Rick stops rangefinder at $2,725-$2,875

ARP: $2,792


Bob says that the rangefinder cannot be started for weeks, but does not say how many.

If Clarence is to have any chance of avoiding the FFBC, he must win the last One-Bid first. Can he do it?

Final Calldown: Gerri

IUFB6: Wicker Table Set
Gerri: $775
Sandra: $700
Clarence: $825*
Marshall: $600
ARP: $920

It's a miracle, as Clarence wins his way up on stage, and is now faced with the task of closing out a perfect show.

PG6: Switcheroo--Played for an Eagle Summit, plus these four prizes...

SP1: Vacuum Cleaner
SP2: Episauna
SP3: Styling Rollers
SP4: Coffee Pot

Facial Machine--$?0
Coffee Pot--$?5

Missing numbers: 3, 4, 5, 6, 8

First try: 5/8/4/6/3 (3 right)
Second try: 5/8/4/3/6 (5 right)


It's only the third time that the game has been won completely. In any case, this is a perfect show!

Rick: .80
Arlene: .85
Clarence: .90

Clarence is going to the Showcase!

Top Winner: Lynn
Runner-Up: Clarence

Backless Gown, $1,000 in Cash, Australia (Brisbane), Toyota Tercel
Lynn passes to Clarence, who bids $15,850

Bedroom Group, Stereo System, Grand Piano
Lynn bids $8,500

ARP of Lynn's Showcase: $10,624 (Difference: $2,124)
ARP of Clarence's Showcase: $16,417 (Difference: $567)

Clarence wins his Showcase, and takes home $27,413 in cash and prizes! Bob's sign-off does not include the spay/neuter line.