March 5, 2010: Count on Willard

There's another channel listing pic and 23 additional ads today from 1974. There are two more ads from the July 20-26, 1974 Central Virginia issue of TV Guide, one for Bonanza on WXII-TV12 (Winston-Salem) and a WLVA-TV13 (Lynchburg) ad for another WFL game with the New York Stars playing the Bell in Philadelphia. The channel listing pic is from the July 20-26 Washington-Baltimore edition as are the following 17 ads (in the Eastern U.S. Stations gallery): a WMAR-TV2 (Baltimore) ad for "A Summer Place" (Dorothy McGuire, Troy Donahue), a WRC-TV4 ad for Willard Scott on News Four Washington, four ads for what was to come in September on Washington independent station WTTG-TV5, a WMAL-TV7 (Washington) ad for Truth or Consequences, three WBAL-TV 11 (Baltimore) ads for Hollywood Squares, Bewitched (Elizabeth Montgomery) and The Merv Griffin Show, two WBOC-TV16 (Salisbury) ads for That Good Ole Nashville Music and Audobon Wildlife Theatre, four WDCA-TV20 ads, one for the same WFL game that WLVA-TV carried (NY Stars at Philadelphia Bell) and three for the movies "A Star is Born" (Fredrich March, Janet Gaynor), "A Bell for Adano" and "The Young Philadelphians" (Paul Newman) and a full-page WBFF-TV45 ad for Gilligan's Island. The last four ads are from the August 31 - September 6, 1974 Northern Indiana issue: a WBBM-TV2 ad for a Chicago Bears pre-season game with the Oilers at Houston, two WNDU-TV16 movie ads for "Desire Under the Elms" (Sophia Loren, Anthony Perkins) and "The Big Carnival" (Kirk Douglas), and a WMAQ-TV5 full-page ad for The Mike Douglas Show. More ads from the Northern Indiana and Michigan State editions of the Aug. 31 - Sept. 6, 1974 issue and from the Nov. 2-8, 1974 Michigan State issue are on the way...