February 18, 2011: Bozo's Big Turkey

There are 19 more ads today (and a Toledo Blade story), all from November and December 1969. There are four ads in the the Channel 11 gallery. The first one is a Saturday, 11/22/69 ad for Saturday afternoon shows, "Man from Laramie" on Cinema 11, Laramie "That's Noway Thataway" (Chad Stewart, Jeremy Clyde, Peter Graves), Billy Walker's Country Carnival and The Porter Wagoner Show. The next one is a Friday, 11/28/69 ad for The Intrepid Roadshow Entertainers 3rd TV Program and Ear Show (Blue). If anyone out there knows anything about The Intrepid Roadshow Entertainers, please leave a comment. There's also a Monday, 12/22/69 ad for a rerun of The CBS Children's Hour "J.T." and a Wednesday, 12/31/69 ad for Project 11 "1969." There's also a Norman Deresser review/ recommendation for the "J.T." program, starring Kevin Hooks, in the Random Pages gallery. There are two more WTOL-TV ads in the the Channel 11 News gallery, a Monday, 11/24/69 ad for The CBS Evening News with Walter Cronkite and a Thursday, 11/27/69 ad for News/90 "Channel to Congress." There are two more in the News/Special Reports Ads gallery, a Wednesday, 11/26/69 ad for a News/90 three-part report "The Dress Code: The Long and Short of It" and a Saturday, 12/27/69 ad for the first of a series of conversations with President Lyndon B. Johnson and Walter Cronkite, LBJ "Why I Chose Not to Run." There are two in the Channel 13 gallery, a Thursday, 11/27/69 Thanksgiving Day ad for Bozo's Big Turkey, Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on NBC, The Noon Look, and two NBC football games (Denver vs Kansas City and San Diego vs Houston) and a Saturday, 11/29/69 ad for Two for the Challenge, a documentary on the Owens-Corning Fiberglas racing team. There's one more in the Channel 13 News gallery, a Monday, 12/15/69 ad announcing Toledo television's only Washington news bureau (for Storer stations). The Channel 24 gallery has two, a Thursday, 12/18/69 ad for a Toledo Jaycee's Charity TV Auction and a Saturday, 12/27/69 ad for an Abbe Lane Special. There are two more in the NET gallery, a Monday, 11/24/69 ad for a special, Nighttime in Misterogers' Neighborhood and a Tuesday, 12/2/69 ad for NET Festival "From the House of the Dead." There's one ad in the Radio Station Ads gallery, a Saturday, 11/22/69 ad for The Ohio State-Michigan game on WCWA-AM 1230 and there are three ads in the Other Vintage ads gallery. The first one is a Saturday, 11/22/69 ad for a Toledo Blades-Muskegon Mohawks hockey game at the Sports Arena, and there are two more Thursday, 11/27/69 full-page ads. The first one is for a Santa Claus-Bozo the Clown appearance at the Sears Westgate parking lot and the other is a Seaway Beverage Co. ad congratulating the UT Rockets Championship football team. More vintage ads from the online archives of The Toledo Blade are on the way...