April 5, 2010: Korfball & Faustball

There are 23 new ads today from June to September, 1985. The Channel 24 gallery has one for At the Movies (Gene Siskel, Roger Ebert) and the NBC gallery has two, one for Search for Tomorrow (Hulk Hogan, Don "Magnificent" Muraco) and one for a rerun of the movie pilot "Hell Town" (Robert Blake). The Vintage Cable Ads gallery has a Disney Channel ad for "The Sword in the Stone" and an ESPN ad for it's Tuesday night wrestling show (Sgt. Slaughter). The CBN gallery has three ads for The World Games, a full-page ad, one for Korfball (Dutch basketball) and one for Faustball (German volleyball). The TBS gallery has nine ads, one for Cousteau: The First 75 Years (Jacques Cousteau) which also includes a TV Guide close-up, one for Vietnam: The Ten Thousand Day War, one for College Football Preview '85, one for the premiere of Rocky Road (IMDb link), one for "Duel in the Sun" (Gregory Peck) and "Dial M for Murder" (Grace Kelly), both on Award Theatre, one for "A Summer Place" (Sandra Dee, Troy Donahue), one for "Charlotte's Web" (animated) and one for "Angel City" (Ralph Waite). The rest are out-of town ads in the Ohio/W. Pennsylvania Gallery for Dayton stations. There's one WDTN-TV2 ad for Too Close for Comfort (Nancy Dussault, Deb- orah Van Valkenburgh, Lydia Cornell, Ted Knight), one WHIO-TV7 ad for "The Eagle Has Landed" and four WKEF-TV22 ads, one for 22 Alive News (Carl Day, Tom Brokaw), one for Barney Miller (Abe Vigoda, Ron Glass, Hal Linden), one for Eight is Enough (Dianne Kay, Lani O'Grady, Adam Rich) and one for the 1985 Jerry Lewis Labor Day Telethon (Johnny Walker). More September 1985 ads are on the way...