April 1, 2011: Want to Hear a Good One?

You'll find 20 additions today from November and December 1964. There's one in the Radio Station Ads gallery. It's a Monday, 12/7/64 ad for Music Hall with J.P. McCarthy on WJR. There are twelve more in the Channel 11 gallery including a 11/18/64 ad for five CBS shows, CBS Reports "The Burden and the Glory of John F. Kennedy," The Beverly Hillbillies "The Widow Poke Arrives," The Dick Van Dyke Show "Three Letters From One Wife," The Cara Williams Show "The Little Old Dressmaker, Me" and The Danny Kaye Show. There's also a Sunday, 11/29/64 ad for The Great Outdoors (Bob Slatzer) and ten more for movies on Thursday Night at the Movies, Hollywood Spectacular, Night Owl Theater and The Big Show. There's a Thursday, 11/19/64 ad for "The Barbarian and the Geisha" (John Wayne) and a Saturday, 11/21/64 ad for "Boy on a Dolphin" (Sophia Loren). Next is a Tuesday, 12/1/64 ad for "Footsteps in the Fog" (Stewart Granger, Jean Simmons) and "The Black Knight" (Alan Ladd), followed by a Tuesday, 12/8/64 ad for "China Gate" (Angie Dickinson, Gene Barry). There's also a Friday, 12/11/64 ad for "Right Cross" (June Allyson, Dick Powell), a Saturday, 12/12/64 ad for "Dallas" (Gary Cooper) and a Tuesday, 12/15/64 ad for "Sky Commando" (Dan Duryea). Finally, there's a Wednesday, 12/16/64 ad for "Prince of Foxes" (Tyrone Power), a Thursday, 12/17/64 ad for "Indiscreet" (Cary Grant, Ingrid Bergman) and a Friday, 12/18/64 ad for "The Quiet Man" (John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara). The Channel 13 gallery has six more for movies on Movietime 13, The Friday Night Movie, The Saturday Night Movie and The ABC Sunday Night Movie. There's a Wednesday, 11/18/64 ad for "Powder Town," a Thursday, 11/19/64 ad for "Hell Squad" and a Friday, 11/20/64 ad for "Mountain Road" (James Stewart). There's also a Saturday, 11/21/64 ad for "Gidget" (Sandra Dee, Cliff Robertson), a Sunday, 11/22/64 ad for "The Naked Edge" (Gary Cooper, Deborah Kerr) and another Sunday 11/21/64 ad for "The Hunchback of Notre Dame" (Gina Lollobrigida, Anthony Quinn). The last of today's ads is in the Other Vintage ads gallery, a 12/2/64 ad for Hush Puppies at Lamson's. More vintage ads from the online archives of The Toledo Blade are on the way...