My Game Shows, Password

PASSWORD-Allen Ludden
CBS DAYTIME, 1961-67:

  • A full week of shows from 1966; guests are Lucille Ball and Gary Morton [all KIN/843.7-11]
  • The first color episode from 1966; guests are Barbara Bain and Brian Keith [GSN/406.8]
  • 1966; guests are Bea Benaderet and Eddie Albert [GSN/545.1]
  • 1966; guests are Nancy Kulp and Frank Sutton [GSN/405.7]
  • 1966; guests are Donna Douglas and Steve Hill (Includes a GREAT cut of the theme music at the end!) [GSN/470.4]
  • An all-star "Lucy and Friends" episode from 1966; guests are Lucille Ball and Gary Morton [KIN/843.12]
  • 1966; guests are Carol Burnett and Ross Martin [GSN/613.14]
  • 1966; guests are Irene Ryan and Bob Crane (Irene's "Beverly Hillbillies" co-star Donna Douglas is a contestant!) [GSN/405.8]
  • 1966; guests are Nancy Ames and Jack Cassidy [GSN/D111.2]
  • 1966; guests are Barbara Eden and Peter Lawford [GSN/D64.2]
  • 1966; guests are Audrey Meadows and Jerry Lewis [GSN/D63.3]
  • 1966; guests are Amanda Blake and Ray Bolger [GSN/405.3]
  • 1966; guests are Elizabeth Montgomery and Jim Backus [GSN/405.6]
  • 1967; guests are Mimi Hines and Phil Ford [GSN/502.4]
  • 1967; guests are Joan Fontaine and Douglas Fairbanks Jr. [GSN/935.6]
  • A 1967 episode from "Armed Forces Week"; guests are Chris Noel and Roger Smith [GSN]
  • 1967; guests are Arlene Francis and Larry Blyden [GSN/405.12]
  • A "Tournament of Champions" episode from 1967; guests are Carol Burnett and Peter Lawford [GSN/972.1]
  • 1967; guests are Eva Gabor and Hugh O'Brien [GSN/354.13]
  • Two consecutive 1967 episodes from "Family Week"; guests are Irene Ryan and Guy Williams [both GSN/691.6-7]
  • The 1,500th episode from 1967; guests are Joan Fontaine and Jack Jones (who present awards to Allen!) [GSN/589.8]
  • Two consecutive episodes from 1967; guests are Phyllis Newman and Paul Anka [both GSN/501.5, 589.9]
  • 1967; guests are Rose Marie and Alan King [GSN/607.8]
  • 1967; guests are Florence Henderson and Jack Carter [GSN/589.10]
  • 1967; guests are Marty Allen and Steve Rossi [GSN/478.1]
  • 1967; guests are Arlene Francis and Skitch Henderson [GSN/935.7]
  • 1967; guests are Eve Arden and Ray Bolger [GSN/729.9]
  • The last episode from 1967; guests are Betty White and Frank Gifford (features a rare "stars vs. civilians" match in game 3!) [GSN/419.2]
    CBS PRIMETIME, 1962-65:
  • The 1962 primetime premiere episode; guests are Carol Burnett and Garry Moore [GSN/159.1]
  • 1962; guests are Jayne Meadows and Jackie Cooper [GSN/887.2]
  • 1962; guests are Pat Carroll and Johnny Carson [GSN/110.3]
  • 1962; guests are Dorothy Collins and Bill Cullen (features some TERRIBLE playing!) [GSN/358.1]
  • 1962; guests are Peggy Cass and Tom Poston [GSN/972.2]
  • 1962; guests are Ginger Rogers and Orson Bean [GSN/405.1]
  • 1962; guests are Betsy Palmer and Peter Lind Hayes (The R falls off the "Password" sign during the game!) [GSN/284.2]
  • 1962; guests are Jane Fonda and James Mason (This is "Contestant" author Noreen Wald's appearance) [OC, also GSN/168.11]
  • 1962; guests are Ann Sothern and Alan King [GSN]
  • 1962; guests are Susan Strasburg and Van Johnson [GSN/887.3]
  • 1962; guests are Kitty Carlisle and Jack Carter [GSN/644.8]
  • 1962; guests are Carroll Baker and Bennett Cerf [GSN/1037.13]
  • 1962; guests are Bess Myerson and Hugh O'Brien [GSN/1003.10]
  • 1962; guests are Olivia de Haviland and Douglas Fairbanks Jr. [GSN/644.9]
  • 1962; guests are Joan and Jack Benny [OC]
  • 1962; guests are Polly Bergen and Raymond Burr [GSN]
  • 1962; guests are Carol Burnett and Mitch Miller [GSN/110.4]
  • 1962; guests are Betsy Palmer and George Maharis [GSN/972.3]
  • 1962; guests are Arlene Francis and Merv Griffin [GSN/358.2]
  • 1962; guests are Florence Henderson and Buddy Hackett (missing part of opening and end cedits) [GSN/980.2]
  • Jack Clark guest-hosts this 1962 episode; guests are Rita Moreno and *Bill Cullen* [GSN/826.1]
  • 1962; guests are Carol Haney and E.G. Marshall [GSN/358.3]
  • 1962; guests are Abby Dalton and Joey Bishop [GSN]
  • 1962; guests are Jane Powell and Red Buttons [GSN/510.6]
  • The first episode w/the "one game per player" format from 1962; guests are Connie Francis and Darren McGavin [GSN/114.7]
  • 1962; guests are Carol Lawrence and Robert Goulet [GSN/470.1, also 972.4]
  • 1962; guests are Peggy Cass and Jack Paar (who gives away TWO passwords in game 1!) [GSN/114.8]
  • 1962; guests are Phyllis Newman and Jack Carter [GSN]
  • 1962; guests are Joan Crawford and Barry Nelson [GSN/935.3]
  • An all-star episode from 1962 w/Kitty Carlisle, Peter Lind Hayes, Tom Poston, and Mary Healy [GSN/935.4]
  • 1962; guests are Carol Burnett and Orson Bean [GSN]
  • 1963; guests are Rosemary Clooney and Bobby Darin (Allen acknowledges the show's 1st primetime anniversary) [GSN/114.9]
  • 1963; guests are Ann Sothern and Sam Levinson [GSN]
  • 1963; guests are Lena Horne and Mitch Miller [GSN/935.5]
  • 1963; guests are Dorothy Loudon and Garry Moore [GSN/470.2]
  • 1963; guests are Betsy Palmer and Buddy Hackett [GSN/685.1]
  • 1963; guests are Betty White and Shelley Berman [GSN]
  • 1963; guests are Nanette Fabray and Douglas Fairbanks Jr. (A player wins *$0* in the Lightning Round!) [GSN/416.1]
  • 1963; guests are Jane Fonda and *Bill Cullen* [GSN]
  • 1963; guests are Janet Leigh and Peter Lawford [GSN/944.7]
  • 1963; guests are Marjorie Lord and Danny Thomas [GSN/972.5]
  • 1963; guests are Dina Merrill and Paul Anka [GSN]
  • 1963; guests are Olivia de Havilland and Anthony Perkins [GSN]
  • 1963; guests are Rosemary Clooney and Arthur Godfrey [GSN/972.6]
  • 1963; guests are Florence Henderson and Tony Randall [GSN/980.3]
  • 1963; guests are Betty White and Jack Paar (who gives a classic clue for "me"!) [OC, also GSN/115.2]
  • 1963; huests are Jane Wyatt and Richard Boone [GSN]
  • 1963; guests are Susan Strasburg and Bill Cullen (missing celeb intros) [GSN/D70.3]
  • 1963; guests are Betsy Palmer and E.G. Marshall [GSN]
  • 1963; guests are Eydie Gorme and Hugh O'Brien (This is the first primetime episode w/the new theme song) [GSN/168.12]
  • 1963; guests are Phyllis Newman and Buddy Hackett [GSN]
  • 1963; guests are Nanette Fabray and Robert Stack [GSN]
  • 1963; guests are Carol Channing and Ray Bolger [GSN/284.2]
  • 1963; guests are Gisele MacKenzie and Paul Anka
  • 1963; guests are Carol Burnett and Peter Lawford [GSN/972.7]
  • 1963; guests are Lucille Ball and Gary Morton [GSN/D70.4]
  • An all-star episode from 1963 w/Janet Leigh, Sammy Davis Jr, Polly Bergen, and Peter Lawford [GSN/510.13]
  • 1963; guests are Barbara Rush and Hugh O'Brien [GSN/90.4]
  • 1963; guests are Rosemary Clooney and Shelley Berman [GSN/90.3]
  • 1963; guests are Dorothy Collins and Steve Lawrence [GSN]
  • 1964; guests are Betsy Palmer and Frank Gifford (Allen acknowledges the show's 2nd primetime anniversary) [GSN/115.7]
  • 1964; guests are Carol Burnett and Robert Preston (small part of opening missing) [GSN/443.5]
  • 1964; guests are Eva Gabor and Paul Anka [GSN/599.3]
  • 1964; guests are Audrey Meadows and Sam Levenson [GSN]
  • 1964; guests are Florence Henderson and Peter Lawford [GSN/826.2]
  • 1964; guests are Rosemary Clooney and Jose Ferrer [GSN]
  • 1964; guests are Carol Burnett and Alan King (has a hilarious Lightning Round!) [GSN/887.4]
  • 1964; guests are Georgia Brown and Jack Carter [GSN]
  • 1964; guests are Lauren Bacall and Douglas Fairbanks Jr. [GSN/644.7]
  • An all-star episode from 1964; guests are Lucille Ball, Gary Morton, Desi Arnaz Jr, and Lucie Arnaz [OC]
  • 1964; guests are Gloria and Jimmy Stewart (whose daughters play w/them in games 2 and 3, and against them in a special game 4!) [GSN/D61.1]
  • 1964; guests are Carol Lawrence and Roddy McDowall [GSN/1037.14]
  • 1964; guests are Barbara Rush and Peter Lawford [GSN/750.12]
  • 1964; guests are Betty White and Paul Anka [GSN/1003.11]
  • 1964; guests are Carol Channing and Steve Lawrence [GSN]
  • 1964; guests are Betsy Palmer and Peter Fonda [GSN/510.7]
  • 1964; guests are Eydie Gorme and Bob Newhart [GSN/887.5]
  • An all-star episode from 1964 w/Angie Dickinson, Peter Lawford, Otto Preminger, and Pat Carroll [GSN/644.10]
  • An all-star episode from 1964 w/Peter Lawford, Eydie Gorme, Sammy Davis Jr, and Florence Henderson [GSN/972.8]
  • 1965; guests are Barbara Rush and Gene Kelly [GSN]
  • Jack Clark guest-hosts this 1965 episode; guests are Juliet Prowse and Hugh O'Brien [OC/230.1]
  • 1965; guests are Angie Dickinson and Efrem Zimbalist Jr. [GSN/826.3]
  • 1965; guests are Lauren Bacall and Jack Palance (Gene Wood announces, in his GS debut!) [GSN/972.9, also 1037.15]
  • 1965; guests are Carol Channing and Tony Randall (Gene Wood announces) [GSN/749.5, also 1003.13]
  • Jack Clark guest-hosts this 1965 episode; guests are Gloria and Jimmy Stewart (whose daughters are their partners for the entire episode!) [OC]
  • 1965; guests are Eydie Gorme and Frank Sinatra Jr. [GSN]
  • 1965; guests are Joan Collins and Anthony Newley [GSN/230.4]
  • 1965; guests are Dorothy Loudon and Wally Cox (a Lightning Round is won in *15* seconds!) [GSN/972.10]
  • 1965; guests are Rosemary Clooney and Sammy Davis Jr. [GSN/502.2]
  • 1965; guests are Audrey Meadows and Tony Randall [GSN/502.3]
  • 1965; guests are Carol Lawrence and Arthur Godfrey [GSN]
  • 1965; guests are Olivia de Haviland and George Hamilton [GSN/500.4]
  • 1965; guests are Vivian Vance and Jim Backus [GSN]
  • The first episode w/the "championship match" format from 1965; guests are Nancy Sinatra and Woody Allen [GSN/230.2]
  • The 2nd (and last) episode w/the "championship match" format from 1965; guests are Jayne Meadows and Steve Allen [GSN/230.3]
  • 1965; guests are Carol Channing and Eli Wallach [GSN/470.3]
    CBS PRIMETIME, 1966-67:
  • 1967; guests are Pamela Tiffin and Larry Blyden [GSN/115.8]
  • 1967; guests are Shelley Winters and Barry Nelson [GSN]
  • 1967; guests are Polly Bergen and Tony Randall [GSN/230.5]
  • 1967; guests are Phyllis Diller and Gary Morton [GSN/D111.3]
  • 1967; guests are Carol Burnett and Alan King [KIN/501.4, in B&W and missing end credits but w/original ads, also GSN, in color and complete]
  • The last episode from 1967; guests are Barbara Rush and Noel Harrison [GSN/418.11]
    ABC, 1971-74:
  • One episode from 1971; guests are Jack Klugman and Brett Somers [GSN]
    ABC, 1975:
  • Guests are Betty White and Vicki Lawrence (Mark Goodson makes an appearance at the end!) [SM/235.3]
  • The last episode; guests are Sam Melville and Kate Jackson (Mark Goodson and Betty White appear, and staff members play at the end!) [OC]

    PASSWORD ALL-STARS-Allen Ludden:
    The 2nd Grand Master Tournament finals (and last episode of this format) from 1975 w/Richard Dawson, Bill Bixby, Hal Linden, and Betty White [OC/284.3]

    PASSWORD PLUS
    Allen Ludden:

  • The 1979 premiere; guests are Elizabeth Montgomery and Robert Foxworth (features the infamous "cigar" clue goof-up!) [GSN/D15.1, also BZR]
  • The 3rd episode (w/same guests as above and the first-ever Alphabetics win!) [BZR]
  • Two consecutive episodes from 1979; guests are Marcia Wallace and Tony Randall (Future "Blockbusters" champ Leland Yung is a contestant) [both BZR, also have one ep. from GSN/185.6]
  • 1979; guests are Carol Burnett and Vicki Lawrence [GSN/330.2, also BZR]
  • 1979; guests are Linda-Kaye Henning and Richard Paul [OC/D63.2, missing part of opening/end credits but includes ticket plug, also GSN/330.3, w/better video quality and complete, but sans ticket plug]
  • 1979; guests are Dick Martin and Betty White [GSN/D15.2]
  • Two consecutive episodes from 1979; guests are Elaine Joyce and *Tom Kennedy* (ironic, huh?) [both GSN/329.2; 329.9, also BZR]
  • 1979; guests are Loretta Swit and Jack Klugman [GSN/357.1]
  • 1979; guests are Elizabeth Montgomery and Bert Convy ("Bert Convy" is the first puzzle in game 1!) [GSN/657.8, also BZR]
  • 1979; guests are Betty White and Robert Pine (Betty injures herself during the opening) [BZR]
  • Two consecutive episodes from 1979; guests are Mary Tyler Moore and Bill Cullen (Episode 1 features MTM's infamous "Broadway" clue, and episode 2 ends w/a Mark Goodson cameo!) [both GSN/D64.1, also have BZR copy of episode 2]
  • 1979; guests are Greg Morris and Joyce Bulifant [GSN/725.10]
  • 1979; guests are Martin Milner and Karen Morrow [OC first 2 segments, remainder of show GSN; also have uninterrupted BZR copy]
  • 1979; guests are Lee Meriwether and Scoey Mitchlll [GSN/417.1]
  • 1979; guests are Marcia Wallace and Peter Bonerz [GSN/330.4]
  • 1979; guests are Debralee Scott and Nipsey Russell [GSN/329.3]
  • The first episode w/the "no opposites" rule from 1979; guests are Robert Urich and Bart Braverman [GSN/241.2]
  • 1979; guests are Susan Seaforth Hayes and Bill Hayes [GSN/374.6]
  • The 100th episode from 1979; guests are Betty White and John Phillip Law [GSN/417.3]
  • 1979; guests are Marion Ross and David Letterman [GSN/D69.2]
  • 1979; guests are Elaine Joyce and George Peppard (who goes into a rant that caused this episode to be unaired on NBC!) [GSN]
  • 1979; guests are Sarah Purcell and Bill Anderson [GSN/365.3]
  • 1979; guests are Judy Norton-Taylor and Robert Walden (Missing part of 2nd Alphabetics due to TDs, but includes a "forbidden" contestant plug!) [GSN/464.8]
  • 1979; guests are Barbara Rhoades and Pat Harrington [GSN]
  • 1979; guests are Patty Duke Astin and Bill Cullen (During game 1, the password "Sicilian" is censored throughout...you'll find out why!) [GSN/267.8]
  • 1979; guests are Joyce Bulifant and Dick Gautier (Joyce hit her head on the "P+" logo sign the day before!) [GSN/136.12]
  • 1979; guests are Elizabeth Montgomery and Wesley Eure (an Alphabetics record is set!) [GSN/484.6]
  • 1979; guests are Betty White and Joanna Gleason (missing final segment) [GSN/417.2]
  • Two conescutive episodes from 1979; guests are Marcia Wallace and Bill Cullen [both GSN/417.4-5]
  • 1979; guests are Lee Meriwether and *Peter Marshall* (*3* puzzles are guessed on the 1st clue!) [GSN/329.1]
  • 1979; guests are Janet Lennon and *Monty Hall* [GSN/433.4]
  • 1979; guests are Patty Duke Astin and Jon "Bowzer" Bauman (Allen enters in Bowzer's leather jacket!) [GSN/329.5]
  • 1979; guests are Robert Reed and Nancy Lane [GSN]
  • Two consecutive episodes from 1979; guests are Debralee Scott and Wesley Eure [both GSN/478.2, 717.5]
  • 1979; guests are Joanna Gleason and Robert Pine (An Alphabetics record is set!) [GSN/469.14]
  • 1979; guests are Robert Walden and Karen Morrow [GSN/186.1]
  • 1979; guests are Patty Duke Astin and John Astin (John Harlan announces) [GSN/348.12]
  • 1979; guests are Nancy Lane and Pat Harrington [GSN/478.5]
  • 1979; guests are Debralee Scott and Jon "Bowzer" Bauman [GSN/788.2]
  • 1979; guests are Elaine Joyce and Bart Braverman [GSN/186.2]
  • 1979; guests are Bill Anderson and Barbara Rhoades [GSN/41.18]
  • Christmas 1979 episode; guests are Carol Burnett and Bert Convy [GSN/547.3]
  • 1980; guests are Brett Somers and Ross Martin [GSN/348.13]
  • 1980; guests are Sarah Purcell and Richard Paul [GSN/478.4]
  • 1980; guests are Betty White and Greg Morris [GSN]
  • 1980; guests are Vicki Lawrence and Dick Martin [GSN]
  • 1980; guests are Joanna Gleason and Dick Gautier [GSN/478.3]
  • 1980; guests are Loretta Swit and Ron Masak [GSN]
  • 1980; guests are Marcia Wallace and Wesley Eure [GSN/887.6]
  • 1980; guests are Anne Meara and Nipsey Russell (Bob Hilton announces) [GSN/375.3]
  • 1980; guests are Peggy Cass and Bill Cullen [GSN/371.3]
  • 1980; guests are Barbara Rhoades and Ross Martin (Allen freezes at one point!) [GSN]
    (NOTE: Bill Cullen guest-hosts the following 5 episodes)
  • 1980; guests are Bill Anderson and Elaine Joyce ("Bill Cullen" is a puzzle in game 2, much to its subject's amusement!) [GSN/371.4]
  • 1980; guests are Skip Stephenson and Nanette Fabray [GSN/136.4]
  • 1980; guests are Vicki Lawrence and Dick Gautier [GSN/D66.3]
  • 1980; guests are Greg Morris and Betty White (cuts off after 1st half) [OC]
  • Another 1980 episode w/same guests as above [GSN/D66.4]
  • Allen's first two episodes back after his illness from 1980; guests are Bill Cullen and Susan Richardson [episode 1 GSN/398.9, episode 2 OC]
  • 1980; guests are Phyllis Diller and Bert Convy [GSN/D90.1]
  • 1980; guests are Vicki Lawrence and *Gene Rayburn* (*3* puzzles go unguessed, and time runs out before Alphabetics can be played!) [GSN/657.12]
  • 1980; guests are Susan Richardson and Wesley Eure [GSN/D69.5]
  • 1980; guests are Juliet Prowse and Dick Martin [GSN/478.6]
  • 1980; guests are Barbara Rhoades and Scoey Mitchlll [GSN/726.7]
  • 1980; guests are Marcia Wallace and Richard Paul (features the longest password in the show's history!) [GSN/725.11]
  • 1980; guests are Betty White and Bill Cullen [GSN/726.2]
  • 1980; guests are *Monty Hall* and Sally Struthers [GSN/92.11]
  • 1980; guests are Susan Richardson and Jon "Bowzer" Bauman [GSN/79.2]
  • Two consecutive episodes from 1980; guests are Lucille Ball and Dick Martin (Kirstie Alley is a contestant!) [both GSN/123.4-5]
  • Another 1980 episode w/same guests as above [OC]
  • 1980; guests are Betty White and *Gene Rayburn* (who try to upstage Allen during the opening!) [GSN/168.13]
  • 1980; guests are Gina Hecht and Ron Masak (A contestant wins *$0* in Alphabetics!) [GSN/36.7]
  • 1980; guests are *Peter Marshall* and Susan Richardson [GSN/D15.3]
  • 1980; guests are Joanna Gleason and Jon "Bowzer" Bauman [GSN/D15.4]
  • Allen's last two episodes from 1980; guests are Vicki Lawrence and Robert Donner [both GSN/103.10, 750.13]
    Tom Kennedy:
  • His first episode from 1980; it's an all-star show w/Nancy Walker, Judy Norton-Taylor, *Jim Perry*, and Greg Morris (Includes a get-well message to Allen from Tom at the beginning) [GSN/36.10]
  • 1980; guests are Audrey Landers and Jack Jones [GSN/D44.2]
  • 1980; guests are Patty Duke Astin and John Astin [GSN/440.5]
  • 1980; guests are Vicki Lawrence and Fred Grandy [GSN/113.9]
  • Another 1980 episode w/same guests as above [GSN/267.11]
  • 1980; guests are Barbara Rhoades and Bill Cullen [GSN/113.4]
  • 1980; guests are Judy Norton-Taylor and Bert Convy [GSN/113.6]
  • 1980; guests are Della Reese and Bill Anderson [GSN]
  • 1980; guests are Betty White and Dick Martin (Includes a HILARIOUS series of outtakes during game 2 that were left in the show!) [SM, which includes some unaired footage, also GSN/D66.1]
  • An all-star episode from 1980 w/Gina Hecht, Debralee Scott, David Doyle, and Dick Gautier [OC]
  • 1980; guests are Susan Richardson and Bill Cullen (includes a "forbidden" ticket plug due to a GSN slip-up!) [GSN]
  • 1981; guests are Robert Donner and Joanna Gleason [GSN]
  • 1981; guests are Elaine Joyce and Greg Morris [GSN]
  • 1981; guests are Betty White and Wesley Eure [GSN]
  • 1981; guests are Debralee Scott and Jon "Bowzer" Bauman [GSN]
  • Two consecutive episodes from 1981; guests are Wink Martindale and Gene Rayburn (In episode 2, a tape error forces everyone to cover!) [both GSN/D68.1, 750.1]
  • 1981; guests are Audrey Landers and Nipsey Russell (contestant Sheree Denee was on "The $25K Pyramid" 3 1/2 years later) [GSN]
  • 1981; guests are McLean Stevenson and Barbara Rhoades [GSN]
  • An all-star episode from 1981 w/Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz Jr, Betty White, and Dick Martin [GSN/726.5]
  • Two consecutive episodes from 1981; guests are Marcia Wallace and Bert Convy [both GSN/1025.11]
  • 1981; guests are Barbara Rhoades and Bart Braverman [OC]
  • Ann all-star episode from 1981 w/Robert Donner, Jon "Bowzer" Bauman, Anne Francine, and Patty Duke Astin (as their TV characters!) [OC]
  • A partial 1981 episode; guests are Elaine Joyce and Scoey Mitchlll (missing first 10 min.) [OC]
  • 1981; guests are Gene Rayburn and Barbara Rhoades [GSN]
  • 1981; guests are Audrey Landers and Fred Grandy [GSN]
  • 1981; guests are Elaine Joyce and Bert Convy [GSN]
  • 1981; guests are Marcia Wallace and Bart Braverman [GSN]
  • 1981; guests are Dick Martin and Betty White (Tom and an audience member act out a "Mr. Bill" skit!) [GSN]
  • 1981; guests are Joyce Bulifant and McLean Stevenson [GSN]
  • 1981; guests are Susan Richardson and Patrick Wayne [GSN]
  • 1981; guests are Marcia Wallace and Bert Convy (Tom accidentally gives away the 1st puzzle!) [GSN]
  • 1981; guests are Irlene Mandrell and Sorrell Booke [GSN]
  • The first episode w/the new scoring system, mid-game crossover, and growing Alphabetics jackpot from 1981; guests are Barbara Rhoades and McLean Stevenson [GSN]
  • Two consecutive episodes from 1981; guests are Wesley Eure and Vicki Lawrence [episode 1 GSN, episode 2 OC]
  • 1981; guests are Audrey Landers and Regis Philbin [GSN/D69.1]
  • 1981; guests are Edie McClurg and Fred Grandy (includes a $30,000 Alphabetics win!) [GSN]
  • 1981; guests are Dick Martin and Lucille Ball [GSN]
  • Three consecutive episodes from 1981; guests are Jayne Meadows and Steve Allen (It takes *12* puzzles to complete a single game!) [all GSN]
  • 1981; guests are Betty White and *Pat Sajak* [GSN]
  • New Year's episode from 1981; guests are Edie McClurg and Tom Poston [GSN]
  • 1982; guests are Robert Donner and Elaine Joyce [GSN]
  • 1982; guests are Judy Norton-Taylor and Bill Anderson (includes a $35,000 Alphabetics win!) [GSN]
  • 1982; guests are Fred Travalena and Gina Hecht [GSN]
  • 1982; guests are Patty Duke Astin and Bill Cullen [GSN]
  • 1982; guests are Betty White and Regis Philbin [GSN/D31.1]
  • 1982; guests are *Jack Narz* and Stephen Ford (Jack hosts half the show while Tom plays!) [GSN/357.3]
  • Another 1982 episode w/same guests as above [OB/808.5]
  • 1982; guests are Edie McClurg and *Gene Rayburn* (Bob Hilton announces) [GSN]
  • A 1982 episode from the final week (w/same guests as below) [OC]
  • The last episode from 1982; guests are Audrey Landers and Tom Poston [OC/D31.2]

    SUPER PASSWORD-Bert Convy:

  • The 1984 premiere episode; guests are Gloria Loring and Pat Sajak [OC/484.2, also BZR]
  • 1984; guests are Abby Dalton and Charles Nelson Reilly (Future "Card Sharks" dealer Susanna Williams is a contestant!) [GSN/376.9]
  • 1984; guests are Vicki Lawrence and Tom Poston [BZR]
  • Two consecutive episodes from 1984; guests are Betty White and Jon Bauman [both GSN/141.10, 236.4]
  • Another 1984 episode w/same guests as above (and a $40,000 bonus round win!) [BZR]
  • 1984; guests are Marcia Wallace and Bill Cullen [GSN/406.9]
  • 1984; guests are Judy Norton-Taylor and Richard Moll (during game 1, the contestant accidentally sees the monitor, so the password gets thrown out) [GSN/708.12]
  • 1984; guests are Shelley Smith and Richard Kline [GSN/944.9]
  • 1984; guests are Mary Cadorette and Orson Bean (Includes a $40,000 bonus round win!) [GSN/522.3]
  • 1984; guests are JoAnne Worley and Charlie Siebert [OC, missing 2 min. due to NBC News special report, also GSN/375.2, complete]
  • Another 1984 episode w/same guests as above (future "$otC" champ Carla Camarini wins $35,000 at the last second!) [BZR]
  • 1984; guests are Vicki Lawrence and Dick Gautier (A HUGE production error occurs during game 2!) [GSN/375.4]
  • 1984; guests are Marcia Wallace and John Astin [GSN/935.12]
  • 1984; guests are Constance McCashin and Richard Kline [OC]
  • Two consecutive episodes from Christmas 1984; guests are Shelley Smith and Jamie Farr [both GSN/375.7; 547.8, also have episode 2 from OC]
  • Two consecutive episodes from 1985; guests are JoAnne Worley and Robert Mandan (end credits missing in episode 2) [both GSN/375.11-12]
  • 1985; guests are Elaine Joyce and Tom Poston [GSN/424.11]
  • 1985; guests are Nancy Lane and Richard Moll (features a ridiculous bonus round!) [GSN]
  • Two preliminary Tournament of Champions episodes from 1985; guests are Marcia Wallace and Bill Cullen [1 BZR, 1 OC/809.4]
  • The 1985 Tournament of Champions finals; guests are Shelley Smith and Dick Gautier [BZR]
  • Another 1985 episode w/same guests as above [GSN/522.4, also BZR]
  • 1985; guests are Pat Klous and Fred Grandy [GSN/944.10]
  • 1985; guests are Edie McClurg and Charlie Siebert [GSN]
  • 1985; guests are Martha Smith and Nathan Cook [GSN/522.6, also BZR]
  • 1985; guests are Vicki Lawrence and Greg Morris [GSN/691.10]
  • 1985; guests are Constance McCashin and Jamie Farr [OC/810.9]
  • 1985; guests are Lydia Cornell and Fred Grandy [OC/810.12]
  • 1985; guests are Gloria Loring and Richard Moll [GSN/691.11]
  • 1985; guests are Lauri Hendler and Pat Sajak [OC]
  • 1985; guests are Lauri Hendler and Marty Cohen [OC]
  • 1985; guests are Patty Duke and Fred Grandy [GSN/684.6]
  • 1985; guests are Mary Cadorette and Dick Gautier [GSN/684.8]
  • 1985; guests are Betty White and Vicki Lawrence (bad commercial edits, missing part of opening and end credits) [OB/641.6]
  • Two consecutive episodes from 1985; guests are Shelley Smith and Jamie Farr (Bert accidentally reveals a puzzle solution in episode 1, and episode 2 features a $9,000 Ca$hword win!) [1 GSN/684.11, 1 OC]
  • 1985; guests are Markie Post and Richard Moll (TWO bloopers occur!) [GSN/726.8]
  • 1985; guests are Leann Hunley and Tom Poston (Bert's birthday is celebrated at the end) [GSN/726.10]
  • 1985; guests are JoAnne Worley and Jack Jones [GSN]
  • 1985; guests are Constance McCashin and Nathan Cook (the tape is checked to determine a potential $20,000 bonus round win!) [GSN/726.4]
  • 1985; guests are Lydia Cornell and Patrick Wayne [GSN/107.1]
  • 1985; guests are Bill Cullen and Tom Poston [GSN/D101.5]
  • 1985; guests are Leann Hunley and Marty Cohen (Includs a $50,000 bonus round win!) [OC/642.9]
  • 1985; guests are Dorothy Lyman and Tom Poston (The contestants in game 2 later competed against each other on "Blockbusters"!) [OC/141.11]
  • 1985; guests are JoAnne Worley and Orson Bean [OB/107.2]
  • 1985; guests are Jenilee Harrison and Dick Gautier [GSN]
  • 1985; guests are Gloria Loring and David Doyle (part of opening missing) [OC/107.3]
  • 1985; guests are Martha Smith and Leonard Frey (part of opening missing, has "ghosts" in picture) [OC/107.4]
  • 1985; guests are Marcia Wallace and Henry Polic II (Includes a $50,000 bonus round win!) [OC/642.10]
  • 1986; guests are Betty White and Richard Simmons [OB/D105.3]
  • 1986; guests are Kim Miyori and Bill Cullen [OB/D105.4]
  • 1986; guests are Leann Hunley and William Windom (who tries to cheat!) [OB/D105.5]
  • Two consecutive episodes from 1986; guests are Janis Paige and Richard Kline (Episode 1 features the "frog" heartbreaker, and episode 2 includes a $55,000 bonus round win!!) [both GSN/D27.4, 236.6]
  • 1986; guests are Shelley Smith and Pat Sajak [OB/D105.6]
  • 1986; guests are Marla Gibbs and Tom Poston (Includes a $45,000 bonus round win!) [OC/642.11]
  • 1986; guests are Anita Gillette and Robert Reed [OC/141.12]
  • 1986; guests are Betty White and Howard Morton (Bert accidentally says the password "cloth" aloud!) [OC/141.13]
  • 1986; guests are Abby Dalton and Barry Jenner [GSN]
  • 1986; guests are Lindsay Bloom and Jamie Farr (BOTH contestants have trouble coming up w/clues during a round!) [GSN]
  • 1986; guests are Edie McClurg and Pat Harrington (Bert accidentally destroys the Ca$hword magic toaster!) [OC/141.14]
  • 1986; guests are Marcia Wallace and Christopher Hewett [GSN]
  • 1986; guests are Jenilee Harrison and Bruce Baum [GSN]
  • 1986; guests are Debbie Maffett and Richard Moll (A promo for "The All-New Dating Game" precedes the show) [OC/141.15]
  • 1986; guests are JoAnne Worley and Pat Sajak [OC/641.7]
  • 1986; guests are Dionne Warwick and Marty Cohen [GSN]
  • 1986; guests are Vicki Lawrence and Dick Christie (Bert accidentally says the password "Oscar" aloud!) [OB/D105.7]
  • 1986; guests are Abby Dalton and Richard Kline (This is the first episode where Gene whispers the password to the viewers) [GSN/641.8]
  • All of a 1986 all-star special week w/Sally Struthers, Art Metrano, Brenda Vaccaro, and Dick Sargent [all OC/143.1-5]
  • An all-star special from 1986 w/Bob & Ginny Newhart vs. Dick & Dolly Martin [OB/D106.1]
  • All of an "NBC Soap Stars" week from 1986 w/Peggy McKay, John Aniston, Linda Dano, and Kale Browne [3 OC, 2 OB/143.6-10]
  • 1986; guests are Teresa Ganzel and Jamie Farr [OC/620.12]
  • Christmas 1986 episode; guests are Mary Ann Mobley and Gary Collins (promos for "The All-New Dating Game" and "The New Newlywed Game" precede the show) [OC]
  • 1987; guests are Nichelle Nichols and *Tom Kennedy* [OB/D106.3]
  • An all-star special from 1987 w/ Lucille Ball, Ann Dusenberry, Betty White, and Estelle Getty [OC]
  • 1987; guests are Kim Morgan Green and Richard Moll (Includes a debatable $40,000 bonus round win!) [OC/641.9]
  • Two consecutive episodes from 1987; guests are Marsha Warfield and Tom Poston [episode 1 GSN, episode 2 OC]
  • Three consecutive episodes from 1987; guests are Jennilee Harrison and Ken Kercheval [all OC/142.1-3]
  • 1987; guests are Jill Whelan and *Bill Rafferty* [OC/107.5]
  • 1987; guests are Phyllis Diller and William Christopher (VERY poor video quality) [OC/141.7]
  • 1987; guests are Catherine Hickland and Jamie Farr [OC]
  • 1987; guests are Betty White and G. Gordon Liddy [OC/107.6]
  • 1987; guests are Vanessa Williams and Dick Cavett [OC/107.7]
  • 1987; guests are Sally Struthers and Pat Sajak (Includes a $50,000 bonus round win!) [OC/142.4]
  • 1987; guests are Constance McCashin and Edwin Newman (A bird flies into the studio!) [OC/142.5]
  • Two consecutive episodes from 1987; guests are Lindsay Bloom and Jack Carter (Former "$25K Pyramid" champ/future Pine-Sol pitchwoman Diane Amos is a contestant!) [both OC]
  • 1987; guests are Lauri Hendler and Christopher Hewett [OC/600.8]
  • 1987; guests are Edie McClurg and James Hampton [OC/847.12]
  • Two consecutive episodes from 1987; guests are Marcia Wallace and Tony Papenfuss (who speaks on TV for the first time!) [both GSN]
  • An all-star special from 1987 w/Pat Sajak, Jill Whelan, Joel Brooks, and Phyllis Diller (during game 2, the wrong clue is revealed during the first puzzle, so it gets thrown out!) [OB/D106.4]
  • 1987; guests are Martha Smith and Richard Simmons (Includes a $40,000 bonus round win, which causes Richard to lose it!) [OC/142.6]
  • 1987; guests are Jamie Farr and Stuart Pankin (A production error causes one puzzle to be played on a cue card!) [OB/641.10]
  • An all-star special from 1987 w/Clifton Davis, Constance McCashin, Nichelle Nichols, and Richard Kline [OB/D106.2]
  • An "Eight is Enough" all-star special from 1987 w/Susan Richardson, Grant Goodeve, Adam Rich, and Lani O'Grady [OB/142.7]
  • Two consecutive episodes from 1987; guests are Betty White and Dick Martin (Pat Sajak appears in episode 2 w/the Ca$hword magic toaster!) [episode 1 OC/107.8, episode 2 GSN]
  • 1987; guests are Roz Ryan and Richard Simmons (Includes a $10,000 Ca$hword win!) [GSN/440.8]
  • 1987; guests are Edie McClurg and Jamie Farr (Includes a $50,000 bonus round win!) [GSN/474.1]
  • 1987; guests are Sally Struthers and David Doyle [OC/209.6]
  • 1987; guests are Marsha Warfield and Marty Cohen (Includes an $11,000 Ca$hword win!) [GSN/118.7]
  • 1987; guests are James Doohan and Michael Dorn [OC]
  • 1988; guests are Audrey Landers and Bruce Baum (This is the episode where fugitive Kerry "Patrick Quinn" Ketcham wins $55,000 in the bonus round!) [GSN/140.2]
  • Two consecutive episodes from 1988; guests are Patty Duke and Rip Taylor (In episode 1, Rip takes off his toupee [for the 1st time ever!], and he goes without it for episode 2, plus there's a $45,000 bonus round win!) [both GSN/140.4, 206.7]
  • 1988; guests are Vicki Lawrence and Stuart Pankin (Includes the biggest Ca$hword win ever: $12,000!) [GSN/206.8]
  • 1988; guests are Daphne Maxwell-Reid and Clifton Davis [OC/209.5]
  • A "Dobie Gillis" all-star special from 1988 w/Dwayne Hickman, Connie Stevens, Scott Grimes, and Tricia Leigh-Fisher [OC/142.8]
  • A "Barney Miller" all-star special from 1988 w/Hal Linden, Ron Carey, Gregory Sierra, and Max Gail [GSN]
  • 1988; guests are Susan Ruttan and Scoey Mitchlll [OC/107.9]
  • 1988; guests are Ilene Graf and Clarence Felder (Pat Sajak appears to settle a weather dispute!) [OC/107.10]
  • 1988; guests are Phyllis Diller and Leonard Maltin [OB/D106.5]
  • 1988; guests are Carol Channing and Betty White [OB/142.9]
  • An all-star special from 1988 w/Shalane McCall, Allison Smith, Jory Husain, and Rob Stone [GSN]
  • 1988; guests are Marsha Warfield and Pat McCormick (Gene Wood plays a joke on Bert!) [GSN]
  • 1988; guests are Dionne Warwick and David Doyle (poor video quality) [OC/142.10]
  • The 1,000th episode from 1988; guests are Vicki Lawrence-Schultz and Pat Sajak [GSN]
  • 1988; guests are Tonya Crowe and Mary Tanner [GSN]
  • 1988; guests are Roz Ryan and *Marc Summers* [OB/D106.6]
  • Halloween 1988 episode; guests are Edie McClurg and Christopher Hewett (Time runs out before the bonus round can be played) [OB/D106.7]
  • An all-star special from 1988 w/Dick Martin, Betty White, Lucille Ball, and Carol Channing [OC]
  • An Olympics all-star special from 1988 w/Dwight Stones, Louise Ritter, Tracie Ruis-Conforto, and Greg Barton [GSN]
  • Two consecutive episodes from 1988; guests are Marsha Warfield and Jerry Orbach (Future TNPiR94 model and "Flamingo Fortune" co-host Lisa Stahl is a contestant!) [both OB/D107.1-2]
  • Another 1988 episode w/same guests as above two (and a $50,000 bonus round win!) [OC/642.12]
  • 1989; guests are Phyllis Diller and Ron Masak [OC/125.3]
  • 1989; guests are Tom Poston and Rebecca Arthur (Gene Wood makes an on-camera appearance!) [OC/142.11]
  • 1989; guests are Betty White and McLean Stevenson (The wrong clue is revealed on the board during game 2!) [OB/116.4]
  • 1989; guests are Nancy Stafford and Stephen Furst [OC/D86.5]
  • All of the final week from 1989; guests are Betty White and Christopher Hewitt [all OC/92.9; D74.2-4, Thu. ep missing final segment, also have last ep from GSN/418.3]

    MILLION DOLLAR PASSWORD-Regis Philbin
    Summer 2008:

  • The premiere episode; guests are Rachael Ray and Neil Patrick Harris [OC]
  • Guests are Betty White and Susie Essman [OC]
  • Guests are Steve Schirripa and Sara Evans (includes a promo for "TPiR") [OC]
    Winter 2008-09:
  • The 2008 premiere episode; guests are Aisha Tyler and William Shatner (former "Temptation" champ Mark Coyle is a contestant in game 2) [OC]
  • 2008; guests are *Julie Chen* and *Phil Keoghan* (Invision's Chad Mosher is a contestant) [OC]
  • 2008; guests are Betty White and Adam Carolla [OC]
  • 2009; guests are Jamie Kennedy and Norm Macdonald [OB]

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