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Recap for January 20, 1976 (1772D)
« on: July 07, 2022, 04:59:02 PM »
And here it comes, the first big hour-long game show in television, the fabulous new 60-minute Price is Right!

Myrna, Betty, Lorraine and Denise, come on down! You are the first four contestants on The Price is Right!

ITEM UP FOR BIDS:
Portal Furnitures Bar Set

BIDS:
Lorraine- 560
Betty- 675
Denise- 650
Myrna- 475

BUZZ! BUZZ! BUZZ! OVERBID! Go lower than $475.

Lorraine- 425
Betty- 400
Denise- 426
Myrna- 375

The Actual Retail Price is $458.

Denise will play TEMPTATION for a Chevrolet Vega Station Wagon.

PRIZE 1: Western Auto Air Conditioner
The price is $320. Is the first number a 3 or a 2?
Denise says 3.
PRIZE 2: Corbell Silver Sweet Basket
The price is $19. Is the next number a 1 or a 9?
Denise says 9.
PRIZE 3: Burgess Citation Lantern
The price is $28. Is the next number a 2 or an 8?
Denise says 2.
PRIZE 4: Davis Riding Mower
The price is $515. Is the last number a 5 or a 1?
Denise says 5.

Denise has a price of $3,925 for the car. Will she make changes?
She decides to leave the numbers as they are.
Will Denise go for the car or will she take $882 in prizes?
She goes for the car!

The first number is 3.
The second number is 9.
The third number is 8- LOSS!!!
The last number was 5.

The car was $3,985.

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Johnny Olson, we are waiting to hear the name of our next contestant. Don't keep us waiting any longer!

Theresa, come on down!

IUFB:
Porcelain Statuette of Francis Scott Key

BIDS:
Theresa- 385
Lorraine- 250
Betty- 300
Myrna- 600

ARP: $567

Theresa will play CLOCK GAME for a Klima-Gro Hot House and an Admiral 25-inch Super Solar Color TV.

Let's start with the Hot House
500- LOWER
400- LOWER
300- HIGHER
310- HIGHER
320- HIGHER
330- HIGHER
340- HIGHER
350- HIGHER
360- LOWER
351- HIGHER
352- HIGHER
353- HIGHER
354- HIGHER
355- HIGHER
356- HIGHER
357- HIGHER
358- HIGHER
359- GOT IT! With 18.5 seconds left!

Now for the TV
700- LOWER
600- HIGHER
610- HIGHER
620- HIGHER
630- HIGHER
640- HIGHER
650- HIGHER
660- HIGHER
670- HIGHER
680- HIGHER
690- HIGHER
500-  :-o
700- WE ALREADY ESTABLISHED THAT IT'S LOWER!
600- OH LORD :rollold:
610- Not even gonna try
620-  :fork: I'M DONE!
630
640
650
660
670
680
690- TIME!!!

The TV was $696.

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Johnny Olson, we need a fourth contestant! Who will it be?

Raymond, come on down!

IUFB:
Rhea Wool Rug

BIDS:
Raymond- 380
Lorraine- 400
Betty- 401
Myrna- 250

ARP: $469

Betty will play GROCERY GAME for an assortment of Western Auto Appliances plus some Jet Dry all valued at $2,080.

The Specials today at the TPIR Supermarket are:
ITEM 1: Rainbow Candy
ITEM 2: Hi-Top Diced Peaches
ITEM 3: American Beauty Elbo-Roni
ITEM 4: House and Bloom Peat Moss
ITEM 5: Old El Paso Taco Seasoning Mix

Betty starts with Item 4 and buys 5 of them.
One is $0.59 and five of them are $2.95.
Betty next picks Item 1 and buys 2 of them.
One is $0.79 and two of them are $1.58. The total is $4.53.
Betty then picks Item 3 and buys 3 of them.
One is $0.65 and three of them are $1.95. The total is $6.48.
Betty then picks Item 5 and buys one of them.
That one item is $0.25. Her total is $6.73 (DAMN! Two cents away from a win!)
Well- that leaves Item 2 and that is $0.43.
Needless to say, she is over! $7.16! LOSS!

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SHOWCASE SHOWDOWN
Denise ($458)- Spins the wheel and gets $0.85
Betty ($469)- Spins the wheel and gets $0.25. Spins again and gets $0.35- $0.60
Theresa ($936) Spins the wheel and gets $0.10. Spins again and gets $0.65- $0.75

Denise is going to the Showcase

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Johnny Olson, who is our next contestant?

Olga, come on down!

IUFB:
Fire Drum Free-Standing Fireplace and some Swiss Miss Instant Cocoa Mix for the winner

BIDS:
Olga- 480
Raymond- 520
Lorraine- 200
Myrna- 500

ARP: $595

Raymond will play TEN CHANCES for a Triumph Electronics Digital Clock, a White Sewing Machine and a 1976 Chevrolet Nova Sedan.

Clock: 3, 0, 4. Which two numbers are in the price of the clock?
CHANCE 1: $30- NO
CHANCE 2: $34- NO
CHANCE 3: $40- CORRECT!

Sewing Machine: 1, 5, 4, 0. Which three numbers are in the price?
CHANCE 4: $501- NO
CHANCE 5: $450- NO
CHANCE 6: $541- NO
CHANCE 7: $514- NO
CHANCE 8: $451- NO
CHANCE 9: $405- NO (OH COME ON!)
LAST CHANCE: $510- NO! LOSS!!!

The sewing machine was $504.

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Johnny, there's a vacant spot right here and we need a contestant right here. Can you help us out please?

Noreen, come on down!

IUFB:
Amana Radarange Microwave Oven with some Agar Ham and Bacon for the winner

BIDS:
Noreen- 450
Olga- 500
Lorraine- 355
Myrna- 465

ARP: $480

Myrna will play GIVE OR KEEP for a chance to win Keller Mediterranean Oak Dining Room Furniture worth $817.
From six prizes, Myrna has to keep the three most expensive ones.

PRIZES 1: Litronix Calculator and American Tourister Men's Carry-On Tote
Myrna Keeps the Luggage and Gives the Calculator which is $40.
PRIZES 2: Schick Fresh Air Machine and Pollinex Water Massager
Myrna Keeps the Air Machine and Gives the Massager which is $25. The Give Total is $65.
PRIZES 3: Spencers Infant Wardrobe and Hoover Tri-Pan.
Myrna Keeps the Pan and Gives the Layette which is $50. The Give Total is $115.

Let's see if Myrna kept more than she gave away
The Luggage is $45.
The Air Machine is $20. Myrna's Keep Total is $65.
The Pan is $43. Myrna's Keep Total is $108- LOSS!

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Johnny Olson, will you get us another contestant please?

Janet, come on down!

IUFB:
Redwood Dome Love Seat

BIDS:
Janet- 600
Noreen- 1
Olga- 650
Lorraine- 550

ARP: $520

Good work! $1 bid never fails. Noreen will play RANGE GAME for a Kohler Birthday Bath Tub.
The Range Today is from $1,400-$2,000 with a $150 Range Finder.
The Range Finder starts up and Noreen stops it at $1,590-1,740.
LIGHT UP THE PRICE! $1,776! LOSS!

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SHOWCASE SHOWDOWN
Noreen ($520)- Spins the wheel and gets $0.65. Spins again and gets $0.70- OVER
Myrna ($588)- Spins the wheel and gets $0.85.
Raymond ($635)- Spins the wheel and gets $0.05. Spins again and gets $0.90- $0.95

Raymond is going to the Showcase

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SHOWCASE
TOP WINNER: Raymond
RUNNER UP: Denise

SHOWCASE 1:
Helpful Woods Child's Bedroom Furniture
White Andora Bedroom Furniture
Kirsch Bedroom Spread
Serta Sleeper Mattress
Jorges Virtuoso Carpeting

Raymond passes to Denise who bids $2,200.

RAYMOND'S SHOWCASE
THE PRICE IS RIGHT BOOK OF THE WEEK CLUB: Anna and the King of Siam by Margaret Landon
Trip to Thailand
Trip to London, England
Ventura Luggage
Sankyo Super 8 Sound Camera and Projector

Raymond bids $4,025 on his Showcase.
The Actual Retail Price is $5,057.
A difference of $1,032.

Denise bid $2,200 on her Showcase.
The Actual Retail Price is $3,977.
A difference of $1,777.

RAYMOND IS THE WINNER!!!
GRAND TOTAL: $5,717!!!