January 13, 2011: Right from the Horse's Mouth

I added 19 more ads plus an image of two Toledo Blade stories from 1965 and 1966 on the early days of Buckeye Cablevision in the Random Pages gallery, along with a Blade TV Highlights box from Wednesday, 2/5/1969 which includes a listing for the premiere of the ABC show Turn-On which was cancelled after one airing. There are six ads in the Channel 11 gallery, including a Sunday, 10/1/61 ad for the Mr. Ed second season premiere episode "My Son, My Son" (Alan Young). This was the CBS premiere after a year in first-run syndication. The other ads are a Thursday, 11/4/64 ad for "Hell Below Zero" on the 11/5/64 Big Show; a Monday 12/14/64 ad for "Battle Circus" on Night Owl Theater (Humphrey Bogart, June Allyson); a Saturday 2/12/66 ad for "Two Weeks in Another Town" on Hollywood Spectacular (Kirk Douglas); a Wednesday, 2/23/66 ad for two Thursday 2/24/66 movies, "Watch the Birdie"(Red Skelton) at 1:00 and "The Invisible Boy" on The Big Show and a Wednesday 3/23/66 ad for the Death Valley Days episode "The Courtship of Carrie Huntington" (in first-run syndication) and the Thursday 3/24/66 1:00 Movie "Monkey Business" (Cary Grant). There are seven ads in the Channel 13 gallery, a Saturday, 1/29/66 ad for an Ohio vs Kent State basketball game and "Two Women" (Sophia Loren); a Tuesday 2/1/66 ad for The Fugitive episode "Stroke of Genius" (David Janssen) and the 2/2/66 Movietime film "Ma and Pa Kettle" (Marjorie Main, Percy Kilbride); a Friday 2/4/66 ad for "Portrait in Black" (Anthony Quinn, Lana Turner); a Monday, 2/7/66 ad for the Ben Casey episode "Weave Nets to Catch the Wind" (Vince Edwards) and "The Deadly Mantis" (2/8/66 Movietime film); a Saturday 2/12/66 ad for The Farmer's Daughter, shown on delay (Inger Stevens) and "The Benny Goodman Story" (Steve Allen); two side-by-side Sunday 2/13/66 ads, one for the Toledo Orchestra Junior Concert and one for two Monday 2/14/66 shows, The Mike Douglas Show (Marty Allen, Steve Rossi) and "Panhandle" on Movietime (Rod Cameron); and a Wednesday 2/23/66 ad for the Long Hot Summer episode "Reunion, Italian Style" (Nancy Malone) and 2/24/66 Movietime film "The Mole People." There's one more in the Channel 13 News gallery. It's a Monday, 1/27/69 ad for the first "post Weather-in-the-Weather" Frank Venner weather report on Deadline, now from inside the studios. The Channel 24 gallery has a Saturday, 5/7/66 ad for ten Saturday shows, Quest for Adventure, Danger is My Business, Sherlock Holmes "Dressed to Kill," The Scherer-MacNeil Report (NBC), Ozzie & Harriet (ABC), the I Dream of Jeannie episode "I'll Never Forget What's Her Name" (NBC), Secret Agent, The Loner (new ABC game show The Face is Familiar was in the listings instead), Cameo Theater "Barricade in the Big Black" and ABC News at 11. There's one channel 30 ad in the NET gallery for The City Makers and there are are two ads in the Radio Station Ads gallery, a 1/27/69 WOHO-AM 1470 ad for Toledo's Only Helicopter Traffic Report and a 1/28/69 WCWA-AM 1230 ad for a "Queen of Seaway Radio" contest. More vintage Toledo Blade ads are on the way...