June 7, 2009

I added 19 ads today from July, August and early September 1980. There are six more on the News/Special Reports page. There are two for coverage of the 1980 Republican Convention in Detroit and there's one for the Democratic Convention as well. There are three more channel 7 ads including a Bill Bonds Special Report with Thomas Hearns and Emanuel Steward. On the channel 2 page is an ad for the pre-season NFL game between the Lions and the Bengals. There are two more The News People ads on the channel 11 news page, one with Charlie Umpenhour and one with Bob Lawrence. There's a Stan Stachak ad on the channel 13 news page. There are two new ads  on the channel 20 page including a Crossword Quiz ad. You will find two more ads on the channel 50 movie page, one for "Marty" with Ernest Borgnine and one for Unconventional Movie Week. On the NBC page is and ad for their August 1980 daytime shows: The Doctors, Days of Our Lives, Another World and Texas. And on the Other Vintage Ads page is another Fotomat ad for blank videocassettes, a Mt. St. Helens Volcanic Ash ad and there's a message from McGruff asking us to Take a Bite out of Crime. More September 1980 ads coming next...