Sept. 6, 2011: More Movies of the 50's

I added 20 more ads today, all from May 1962. There are nine in the Channel 11 gallery, all for movies on The Big Show, Night Owl Theater, Hollywood Spectacular and The One O'Clock Movie. The first one is a Sunday, 5/20/62 two-page ad for more Movies of the 50's. There's also a larger (2080 x 1600) version here. Next is a Monday, 5/21/62 ad for "Land of the Pharoahs," "Wells Fargo" (Joel McCrea) and "The Brass Legend" (Hugh O'Brian) and a Tuesday, 5/22/62 ad for The Emmy Awards on NBC and "Slattery's Hurricane" (Richard Widmark) and "The Big Trees" (Kirk Douglas). There's a Wednesday, 5/23/62 ad for "The Mummy" (Boris Karloff) and "Tarzan's Savage Fury" (Lex Barker, Dorothy Hart), a Thursday, 5/24/62 ad for "Island of Desire" (Tab Hunter) and "Son of Kong" and a Friday, 5/25/62 ad for "Retreat, Hell!" (Frank Lovejoy). There's also a Saturday, 5/26/62 ad for "Bandido" (Robert Mitchum), a Monday, 5/28/62 ad for "Fair Wind to Java" (Fred MacMurray) and "Fort Algiers" (Raymond Burr, Yvonne DeCarlo) and a Tuesday, 5/29/62 ad for "Frankenstein Meets the Wolfman" (Bela Lugodi) and "This Gun for Hire" (Alan Ladd, Veronica Lake). There are six ads in the Channel 13 gallery including several for Detroit Tigers baseball games. There's a Sunday, 5/20/62 ad for a Tigers-Indians game and two movies, "Moby Dick" on ABC's Hollywood Special (Gregory Peck) and "Flamingo Road" on Weekend Spectacular (Joan Crawford). Next is a Monday, 5/21/62 ad for Deadline and a Detroit-Chicago baseball game. a Wednesday, 5/23/62 ad for Detroit-Baltimore game and Local Scene (Jim Rudes) and a Thursday, 5/24/62 ad for Deadline (Jim Uebelhart) and King of Diamonds "The Diamond Makers" (Broderick Crawford). This was the last new episode of the series. There's also a Friday, 5/25/62 ad for a Detroit-New York Yankees game and "Sudden Fear" on Weekend Spectacular, a Saturday, 5/26/62 ad for another Tigers-Yankees game and "The Unfaithful" on Weekend Spetcacular. There are two more in the Channel 13 News gallery, a Tuesday, 5/22/62 ad for Deadline (Jim Rudes) and Warren Guthrie and the News and a Monday, 5/28/62 ad for ABC Evening Report and Weather in the Weather (Frank Venner). There's one ad in the Radio Station Ads gallery. It's a Monday, 5/28/62 ad for The Indianapolis 500 on WMGS-AM 730 at Imperial Pools & Supplies on Alexis Rd. The last two ads are in the Other Vintage ads gallery, both of them Wednesday, 5/23/62 ads. The first one is a Levi's Blue Jeans ad, and the other one is a Cedar Point ad for a personal appearance by Vince "Ben Casey" Edwards. More vintage ads from the online archives of The Toledo Blade are on the way...