January 13, 2012: In a Class With the Pros

I added 21 more ads today from May 1970 plus two Blade Peach Section items in the Random Pages gallery. They are 5/18/70 and 5/19/70 reports on WDHO-TV 24 being off-the-air due to burned-out insulators at the antenna tower. There are eight ads in the Channel 11 gallery including a 5/14/70 ad for "Hotel Paradiso" on The CBS Thursday Night Movie. Next is a 5/15/70 ad for "The Big Carnival" on The Friday Night Movie (Kirk Douglas) and "September Affair" on The Late Show (Joseph Cotten, Joan Fontaine) and two Saturday, 5/16/70 ads, the first one for a Tigers-Yankees game and the second one for The Miss USA Beauty Pageant on CBS. There's also a Tuesday, 5/19/70 ad for The National Environment Test on CBS, a Thursday, 5/21/70 ad for The 5th Dimension Special on CBS and two more for movies, a 5/22/70 ad for "Thunder in the East" on The Friday Night Movie and a 5/24/70 ad for "Fire and Ice" on The Sunday Show. There are two more WTOL-TV ads in the News/Special Reports Ads gallery, a Monday, 5/18/70 ad for a five-part Carol Saynisch News/90 report on abortion reform and a Wednesday, 5/27/70 ad for Project Eleven "The Detroit-Toledo Dieway," a Joe Gillis report, with Indy 500 driver Fred Agabashian, on the deadly I-280 expressway in Toledo. There are six ads in the Channel 13 gallery, one a 5/16/70 ad for "The Stooge" on NBC Saturday Night at the Movies (Jerry Lewis, Dean Martin). There's a 5/17/70 ad for three repeats of NBC Sunday night shows The Bill Cosby Show, Bonanza (David Canary) and The Bold Ones (James Farentino) and a Monday, 5/18/70 ad for Perry Mason (Raymond Burr) and What's My Line? (Wally Bruner). Next is a Tuesday, 5/19/70 ad for The Mike Douglas Show (Peter Lawford), a 5/21/70 ad for "Blindfold" on The Thursday Night Movie, and a 5/23/70 ad for "Mission Batangas" on NBC Saturday Night at the Movies (Dennis Weaver). There's one more in the Channel 13 News gallery, a Tuesday, 5/26/70 ad for Frank Gilhooley/Sports on The Venner-Ward Report. There are two ads for The Great Channel 30 Buy-In in the NET gallery, a Friday, 5/15/70 ad (Arte Johnson, Leif Erickson) and a Monday, 5/18/70 ad. There's one ad in the Radio Station Ads gallery, a Saturday, 5/23/70 ad for Indianapolis 500 coverage on WGLN-FM 105.5 and there's one in the Other Vintage ads gallery, a Monday, 5/18/70 ad for Toledo Trust. More 1970 ads from the online archives of The Toledo Blade are on the way...