Break The $250,000 Bank is a family game show that originally aired from
1948 to 1957. The game show was directed by Marshall Dirkin and written
by Joseph Nathan Kane and co-hosted by Bert Parks and Bud Collyer. From
1948 to 1953, Win Elliott announced the show. In 1953, he was replaced
by Johnny Olson who continued to announce the show until the game show
ended in 1957. Janice Gilbert was the paying teller on the show and
Janice Wolfe worked as an assistant on the show.