-Elaine Stewart, the original "Gambit" model who happened to be married to Merrill Heatter, died yesterday at the age of 81. She was also a model for the original NBC version of "High Rollers"; she was an actress, too.
-The original "Columbo", Peter Falk, passed away last Thursday at 83. He appeared on three weeks of "The Hollywood Squares" in 1967 & also stopped by on "Stump the Stars" in 1963 & "I've Got a Secret" in 1965.
Various sources contributed to this report.