August 24, 2011: Watch With Ward

I added 18 more ads today, all from February, 1962 and in the the Random Pages gallery, a Sunday, 2/25/62 full-page Blade promotion for their TV and Radio coverage. There are eight in the the Channel 11 gallery including a Sunday, 2/25/62 ad for The Judy Garland Show (on CBS) with special guest stars Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin. There are also seven more for movies on The Big Show, Night Owl Theater, Hollywood Spectacular and Sunday Movietime. There's a Thursday, 2/22/62 ad for "Ministry of Fear" (Ray Milland) and "Breakthrough," a Friday, 2/23/62 ad for "The Searchers" (John Wayne, Ward Bond) and a Saturday, 2/24/62 ad for "Viva Zapata" (Marlon Brando). Next is a Sunday, 2/25/62 ad for "Fort Defiance" (Dane Clark), a Monday, 2/26/62 ad for "Tea for Two" (Doris Day) and "Two Flags West" (Jeff Chandler) and a Tuesday, 2/27/62 ad for part one of "For Whom the Bell Tolls" (Gary Cooper) and "Attack" (Jack Palance). There's also a Wednesday, 2/28/62 ad for part two of "For Whom the Bell Tolls" (Gary Cooper, Ingrid Bergman) and "Tarzan and the She Devil" (Lex Barker). There's one more in the the Channel 11 News gallery. a Thursday, 2/22/62 ad for Watch with Ward (Gordn Ward) and John Saunders and the News, There are seven in the Channel 13 gallery. There's a Wednesday, 2/21/62 ad for Deadline (Frank Venner) and Divorce Court "Wilcox vs. Wilcox, and a Thursday, 2/22/62 ad for King of Diamonds (Broderick Crawford) and The Untouchables "The Death Tree" (Robert Stack). Most stations carried this ABC show a week earlier but WSPD-TV delayed The Untouchables for a week so they could censor it if they felt it necessary. There's also a Friday, 2/23/62 ad for Ripcord and "Howards of Virginia" on Weekend Spectacular and a Saturday, 2/24/62 ad for "Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo" on Matinee Theater and "Passage to Marsailles" also on Weekend Spectacular. Next is a Saturday, 2/24/62 ad for Sports Camera with Frank Venner (sponsored by Ohio Citizens), a Tuesday, 2/27/62 ad for Deadline Jim Uebelhart) and Alcoa Premiere "The Doctor" (Fred Astaire) and a Wednesday, 2/28/62 ad for Divorce Court "Malden vs. Malden." There's one more in the Channel 13 News gallery, a Monday, 2/26/62 ad for Deadline (Jim Uebelhart) and Warren Guthrie and the News. The last of today's ads is in the Radio Station Ads gallery. It's a Saturday, 2/24/62 ad for coverage of High School Basketball Tournament games with Doug Tabner and Frank Gilhooley and the Toledo-Ohio U basketball game on WTOL-AM 1230. More vintage ads from the online archives of The Toledo Blade are on the way...