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There are twenty more ads today from February and March, 1966. The first ten are in the Channel 11 gallery, all for movies on The CBS Thursday Night Movies, The One O'Clock Movie, The Big Show, Monday Night at the Movies and Hollywood Spectacular. There's a Thursday, 2/10/66 ad for "A Fever in the Blood" (Efrem Zimbalist, Jr., Angie Dickinson) and "Marty" (Ernest Borgnine), a Monday, 2/14/66 ad for "Love is a Many Splendored Thing" (Jennifer Jones, William Holden) and a Tuesday, 2/15/66 ad for "I Love Melvin" (Donald O'Connor, Debbie Reynolds) and "Tarzan's Desert Mystery" (Johnny Weissmuller). Next is a Thursday, 2/17/66 ad for "Skirts Ahoy" (Barry Sullivan, Esther Williams) and "Hell Below Zero" (Alan Ladd), a Saturday, 2/19/66 ad for "Vengeance Valley" (Burt Lancaster), a Saturday, 2/26/66 ad for "The Clown" (Red Skelton) and a Tuesday, 3/1/66 ad for part two of "The Key" (Sophia Loren, William Holden) and "Invisible Invaders" (John Carradine). There's also a Wednesday, 3/2/66 ad for "Sweet Smell of Success" (Burt Lancaster, Tony Curtis) and "Eight Iron Men" (Lee Marvin), a Saturday, 3/5/66 ad for "The Harder They Fall" (Humphrey Bogart) and a Monday, 3/7/66 ad for "From Here to Eternity" (Burt Lancaster). There are six more in the Channel 13 gallery. There's a Thursday, 2/10/66 ad for The Baron "Samurai West" (on ABC) and "The Leech Woman" on Movietime 13, a 2/11/66 ad for Friday Night Movie "Battle Hymn" (Rock Hudson) and a Monday 2/14/66 ad for Ben Casey "Lullaby for a Wind-Up Toy" (Vince Edwards) and "The Monster of Piedras Blancas" on Movietime 13. There's also a Tuesday, 2/15/66 ad for ABC special, Anatomy of Pop "The Music Explosion" and "The Terror of Rome Against the Son of Hercules" on Movietime 13, and two ads for Saturday MAC basketball games and two Saturday Night Movies, a 2/19/66 ad for a Toledo vs. Marshall game and "The Great Man" (Julie London) and a 2/26/66 ad for a BGSU vs. Ohio game and "It Happened to Jane" (Doris Day, Jack Lemmon). The last four ads are in the Other Vintage ads gallery including two Thursday, 2/17/66 ads, one for Brondes Ford (Free Kentucky Fried Chicken) and a full-page ad for Kellogg's Apple Jacks (...keeps the bullies away). There's also a Friday, 2/8/66 ad for Tony Packo's (Hershey Holt Trio) and the last one is a Friday, 3/4/66 ad for Prudential Life Insurance (the strength of Gibraltar). More vintage ads from the online archives of The Toledo Blade are on the way...