LOST TO HISTORY - NO EXISTING KINESCOPE
Game 1: Miss Sylvia Hitchcock (b. 1/31/1946)(as Mystery Guest #1) - "Miss Universe 1967" (Sylvia Louise Hitchcock from Tuscaloosa AL; representing the USA; Pageant held July 15, 1967 in Miami Beach, FL)
Game 2: A person who "Sells Doors"
Game 3: Lauren Bacall (9/16/1924 - 8/12/2014) (as Mystery Guest #2)
Game 4: A female "TV Director"
Immediately prior to tonight's live broadcast, the future EPISODE #875 of August 27, 1967 was taped for airing in several weeks. - Suzanne (2004)
I have supplied the contestant data from Gil Fates' handwritten show logs which do not include the names of the regular contestants. - Suzanne (2004)
Game 1: Vidal Sassoon (1/17/1928 - 5/9/2012) - "Hair Stylist" (as Mystery Guest #1, he signed in as "Mr. X" to avoid name recognition and the panel was not blindfolded; the normal questioning format was used; self-employed; he has 3 shops in London and 2 in America; he is in America to marry an American girl named Beverly Adams; he said he met his fiancee when she came into his London salon for a haircut)
Game 2: Ernie Louie - "Sells Fortune Cookies" (self-employed; he is the Vice-President of charge of sales for Lotus Fortune Cookies, where they make 50,000 cookies each day; from San Francisco, CA)
Game 3: Ursula Andress (b. 3/19/1936) (as Mystery Guest #2)
Game 4: Mrs. Doris Renninger - "Helicopter Pilot" (salaried; charming personality; she works for Hel-Air Helicopters in mid-town Manhattan, piloting chartered copters; she said there are currently 113 women helicopter pilots in the world, affectionately called "whirlygirls"; from Beechhurst, Long Island, NY, which she said was "out under the Throggs Neck Bridge")
Game 1: Ray Valentine - "Flying Trapeze Artist" (self-employed; 9 years old; from Houston, TX; shy but very polite; he has been a flyer since he was 3.5 years old; he works with his parents and another couple; he used to perform with the Polack Bros. Circus but is now going on tour with Charles Gatti Productions; he receives his formal education via correspondence classes from a school in Baltimore; as of 2004, there is a person named Ray Valentine who has long been a producer of the Shrine Circus in Houston and 53 other cities, he runs "Valentine's Circus" and this might be our contestant)
Game 2: Mrs. Bette Kiehl - "Buys & Sells Hay" (self-employed; she and her husband own Kiehl & Son company; Bennett puns "Life with Fodder" which is a play on words of "Life with Father"; from Atchison, KS)
Game 3: Steve Rossi (5/25/1932 - 6/22/2014) & Marty Allen (b. 3/23/1922) (as Mystery Guest Duo) They signed in as: Hello Dere, Rossi & Allen
Game 1: Mr. Bong Way Wong - "Bull Fighter" (self-employed; his American home is in Berkeley, CA, but he is currently living in Europe; Bong Way "Billy" Wong is credited as being the first Chinese bullfighter. This Chinese-American man was born in Arizona and attended University of California at Berkeley. John said Mr. Wong holds a degree in civil engineering and was working for the "highway department in California" (CalTrans) and read the book of the life of a great matador and decided that was what he wanted to do. He is now a novillero in Madrid, Spain. A novillero is a bullfighter who is required to fight bulls less than four years of age. John said the great matador El Cordobes (aka Manuel Benitez) retired this week. Mr. Wong has killed about 20 or 30 bulls so far. His "sometimes" bullfighting nickname is "El Chino" which means "The Chinese," but John correctly predicted that "the Madrid public will pick it up." A biographical book, "El Chino," was written in 1990 by Allen Say.)
Game 2: Mrs. Cecilia Benner - "Makes Earplugs for Sleeping, Swimming, Etc." (self-employed; she and her husband produce and sell "Mack's Earplugs," which is owned by their company, McKeon Products, Inc.; the Benners invented and manufacture this efficient earplug; her husband is a bass player and she is a cello player; from Detroit, MI; a rare on-air reference is made to Gil Fates, when John states that Gil wanted these earplugs and wrote to Mrs. Benner; as of 2004, this company is still in existence)
Game 3: Andy Griffith (6/1/1926 - 7/3/2012) (as Mystery Guest)
Game 1: Miss Sheila Scott (4/27/1922 - 10/20/1988) - "Airplane Race Pilot" (self-employed; from London, England, she was the first British pilot to fly solo around the world; 31,000 miles in a Piper Comanche over a span of 33 days and 3 minutes from May 18, 1966 to June 20, 1966; she has won about 40 trophies including the De Havilland Trophy; she holds many world records; see more notes below)
Game 2: Gerald Klieger - "Raises Worms" (self-employed; he raises, packages and sells 2 million worms per year; most of the worms are sold through the mail; he smiled a lot and was an excellent contestant; from Noel, MO)
Game 3: Virna Lisi (9/8/1937 - 12/18/2014) (as Mystery Guest)
Game 4: Miss Rosmare Trete (pronounced as Rosemary Tretta) - "Walks Race Horses (To Cool Them After Running)" (salaried; originally from Germany, now from New York; she "hot walks" the racehorses at Belmont Raceway) . .