This Date in History: June 19, 1961

It's Don Ameche's final show as a regular panelist, but Tom Poston snags the spotlight, so to speak, as his key light keeps going out. Ameche's final challenger: Frank Greco, a high school janitor turned high school teacher.

The classic guessing game in which a panel questions three contestants in order to discern the only expert, "To Tell the Truth" remains an enduring Goodson-Todman panel show.

Dedicated to the history of the "To Tell the Truth" game show in all its forms,
"To Tell the Truth" on the Web is a cooperative project designed to offer
research and help former contestants locate their series appearances.

Read the New York Times article profiling TTTT on the Web
Series Four: 1990-91
Panel Guide | Episode Guide
Series Five: 2000-02
Panel Guide | Episode Guide
Series Three: 1980-81
Backgrounder | Panel Guide | Crew

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