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Bank on the Stars
Description:

Several teams of two contestants each watched movie clips and answered related trivia questions. Each team member gave a separate answer. If both were correct, the team won $100; if only one was correct, they won $50. If neither gave a correct answer, the team was disqualified. Each team played for up to $300 and a $500 bonus. Even the losing teams won on this show; they dipped one hand into a barrel of silver dollars and kept what they could hold.

Bank on the Stars Premiered:

June, 1953

Hosts:

Jack Paar

Bill Cullen

Jimmy Nelson

Assistant:

Cynthia Price

Announcers:

Olin Tice

Bill McCord

 

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 1950s Game Shows

 
     
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