Generally the bachelorette would ask a series of questions to each of the three hidden bachelors.
The same question could be asked to multiple bachelors.
And (now,) (here's) the star of the Dating Game/our show (and your host), JIM LANGE/ELAINE JOYCE/CHUCK WOOLERY!
" 1987-1989 Spiel: "Welcome to THE ALL NEW DATING GAME! The Dating Game (also known as The New Dating Game and The All-New Dating Game) is the long-running dating game show where one girl or one guy had to choose between three batchelors or batchelorettes to go out on a date for which the producers pay.
Occasionally, the bachelor would ask questions to three bachelorettes.
1965-1999 Spiel: "From (the Chuck Barris stages in) Hollywood, (California,) the dating capital of the world... " 1973-1974 Spiel: "Tonight on The New Dating Game, you'll meet (insert bachelors/bachelorettes). Now here's the host of The New Dating Game, JIM LANGE!
After a round of questioning, the bachelor/bachelorette chose their date.