Jan. 18, 2010: Five Star Movies, Yes. Four Letter Words, No.

You'll find 20 additional ads today from April and May 1981. The channel 2 gallery has one for Donahue (at 10AM) and one for Let's Make a Deal (M-F at 7:30 PM with Monty Hall). The channel 11 gallery has an ad for PM Magazine and Match Game, one "The Satan Bug" (George Maharis) and three more for "The War of the Worlds," "Neptune Disaster" and "When World's Collide" on The Big Show. The channel 50 movie gallery has five ads for "The Poseidon Adventure" (Gene Hackman, Shelly Winters, Ernest Borgnine, Red Buttons & Stella Stevens), "Race with the Devil" (Peter Fonda & Loretta Swit), "A Gathering of Eagles" (Rock Hudson), "The Streets of San Francisco" (Michael Douglas & Karl Malden) and "Pocketful of Miracles" (Bette Davis) which was a Mother's Day presentation on Bill Kennedy at the Movies. There are two in the ABC gallery, one for ABC's Wide World of Sports 20th Anniversary Special and one for daytime soaps One Life to Live and General Hospital (Mystery, Romance & Love in the Afternoon). The PBS gallery has one for the Hallmark Hall of Fame presentation of "Casey Stengel" (Charles Durning) and the Vintage Cable Ads gallery has two, one for "The Jerk" (Steve Martin) on The Movie Channel and one for 'Star Trek," "Urban Cowboy" and "Coal Miner's Daughter" on HTN (Five Star Movies, Yes. Four Letter Word, No). More from May 1981 (including an early ESPN ad) are on the way...