Posted by: Lava1964 on 2009-03-19Let's see now...
Bennett Cerf was a mystery challenger on the syndicated version of WML in 1968.
John Daly was famously the final mystery challenger on the CBS version in 1967.
Steve Allen was a mystery challenger on several occasions.
Fred Allen was a surprise mystery challenger when he was supposed to be home recuperating from an appendectomy.
Ernie Kovacs was a mystery challenger during his short stint as a semi-regular panelist.
Dorothy Kilgallen was the mystery challenger here.
Only Arlene Francis seemed to miss out on the fun of sitting opposite the WML panel!
Posted by: Lava1964 on 2009-03-19Too bad Bennett Cerf was on vacation that week and missed out on the surprise!