March 16, 2010: Dottie in Dayton

There are 15 new ads today, all in the Ohio/W. Pennsylvania gallery from May-September 1982 (Toledo-Lima edition of TV Guide). There are three WDTN-TV2 (Dayton) ads, one for PM Magazine (Doug Waldo) and two for Cincinnati Reds Baseball, (at Pittsburgh and at San Diego). There are four WHIO-TV7 (Dayton) ads, one for Entertainment Tonight (Dixie Whatley, Ron Hendron), one for News on 7 and two for The Gil Whitney Show, (wikipedia page) one with guest Tim Conway and one with Dottie West (wikipedia page) who was in Dayton doing "The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas" at Memorial Hall. There are six WKEF-TV22 (Dayton) ads, three for 22 Alive News, one with Kevin Lantz & Dawn Meadows, one for a Joe Smith interview with Dottie West and one with Jack Marschall, one for Family Feud (Richard Dawson), one for Tic Tac Dough (Wink Martindale) and one for Weekend Sports Wrap-up (Curt Gowdy) and there are two WLIO-TV35 (Lima) ads, one for Easter's Parade (hosted by Easter Straker) and one for three Cincinnati Reds Baseball games (at Houston). More 1982 Dayton/Lima ads are on the way...