June 10, 2010: All the Way From East L.A.

You'll find 19 new ads today from November and December 1987 along with one new entry in the Random Pages gallery. It's a TV Guide page from 12/7/87 which has a 'close-up' for coverage of the Reagan-Gorbachev Summit. The channel 24 gallery has one ad for Little House on the Prairie at 4PM, Win, Lose or Draw at 5PM, 24 News at 5:30 and Hollywoood Squares at 6PM and the Channel 36 gallery has four more movie ads for "Hang 'em High" (Clint Eastwood), "The Pirates of Penzance" (Linda Ronstadt, Kevin Kline), "West Side Story" (Natalie Wood) and "Xanadu" (Olivia Newton-John). There are two ads in the ABC gallery, one for Dolly (Thanksgiving show with Dolly Parton) which also includes a TV Guide close-up description and one for 20/20 (Donald Trump). The CBS gallery has one ad for the Simon & Simon seventh season premeire episode "New Cop in Town" (Gerald McRaney, Jameson Parker) and the FOX gallery has one for The Tracey Ullman Show (Cheech Marin). The NBC gallery has three full-page ads, one for the Miami Vice episode "Like a Hurricane" (Don Johnson, Sheena Easton) and two World Premiere Movie ads for "Fatal Confession: A Father Dowling Mystery" (Tom Bosley, Tracy Nelson) and for "Downpayment on Murder" (Connie Sellecca, Ben Gazzara, David Morse, John Karlen). The Vintage Cable Ads gallery has a two-page ad for TCI Cable (You should see what you're missing!) and the TBS gallery has four, one for the documentary Television's Vietnam (Charlton Heston) and three movie ads, one for two 'Double Action' movies, the colorized version of "Across the Pacific" (Humphre Bogart) and "They Were Expendable" (John Wayne), one for "Fame" (Irene Cara) and one for "My Favorite Year" on Pillsbury Classic Movies (Peter O'Toole, Mark Linn-Baker). The last one is a WDTN-TV2 ad in the Ohio & W. Pennsylvania gallery for the Dayton Children's Parade (Share the Holiday Joy!). More from December 1987 and January 1988 are on the way...