February 10, 2012: From Our New Fall Collection of Great Programs

I added 16 more ads today from July, August and September, 1971 plus three more Random Pages gallery additions from Peach Sections of The Blade. There's a Tuesday, 8/10/71 AP story, "Lou Gordon Ejects Guest," about Anthony Hilder being kicked off The Lou Gordon Show and two Norman Dresser columns. The first one is a Saturday, 8/21/71 story on Jamie Farr being on Chicago Teddy Bears and also includes an AP story, "When On Radio, Always Think Before Speaking." The second one, a Saturday, 9/4/71 column, "Big Ten Preview on TV Sunday Night" plus three other stories, "Ch. 24 to Telecast Locally Produced Show," about The T-Town Sound, "Lima Television Station Changes Call Letters," about WIMA-TV 35 becoming WLIO-TV, and "WOSU Radio Receives Grant of $123,698." There are five ads in the Channel 11 gallery including a Saturday, 7/24/71 ad for the premiere of the syndicated Buck Owens Ranch Show. Next is a Wednesday, 9/1/71 ad for I Dream of Jeannie (Barbara Eden) followed by a Sunday, 9/5/71 ad for Dragnet (Jack Webb, Harry Morgan). There's also a Monday, 9/6/71 ad for two football specials, Big Ten Football - 1971 and Two a Day and there's a 9/17/71 ad for the premieres of three CBS Friday night shows, Chicago Teddy Bears "Tender Loving Kindness," O'Hara, U.S. Treasury "Operation: Big Store" and The New CBS Friday Night Movies "Terror in the Sky." There are four in the Channel 13 gallery including a Friday, 9/10/71 ad for the special, Hey Cinderella with Jim Henson's Muppets. Next is a 9/13/71 ad for Truth or Consequences (Bob Barker) and NBC Monday night shows, Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In, The Bob Hope Special and It's a Wacky World (Tony Curtis, Elke Sommer) followed by a 9/14/71 ad for The Venner-Ward Report, What's My Line? and NBC Tuesday night shows, Ironside "The Priest Killer" part one (Raymond Burr), Sarge "The Priest Killer" part two, and The Funny Side (Gene Kelly). There's also a 9/17/71 ad for Hogan's Heroes, the premiere of two NBC Friday night shows, The D.A. "The People vs. Drake" (Robert Conrad) and NBC World Premiere Movie "Once Upon a Dead Man," the pilot for McMillan and Wife (Rock Hudson, Susan Saint James) and the premiere of the syndicated show, Primus "Deepest of the Deep" (Robert Brown). Primus was one of the shows produced because of the new Prime-Time Access Rule. There's one in the Channel 24 gallery, a Monday, 8/16/71 ad for the upcoming Jerry Lewis Telethon 1971. There's one in the ToledoVision 5 gallery, a Saturday, 8/28/71 ad for a Youth Basketball Game. There are three ads in the Radio Station Ads gallery, two for WLQR-FM 101.5, a Thursday, 8/12/71 ad for the WLQR Prize Patrol and a Sunday, 9/5/71 ad for Jazz Roundtable. There's also a Monday, 9/6/71 WOHO-AM 1470 ad for their Labor Day Fireworks Display at Walbridge Park. There are two more in the Other Vintage ads gallery, a Sunday, 8/22/71 ad for The Bugs Bunny Show at the Toledo Zoo, produced by H.L. Van Tassel with an appearance by Miss Sue of channel 24's Romper Room, and a Friday, 9/3/71 ad for Natural Foods and Vitamins at Westhaven Discount Drug Stores. More 1971 ads from the online archives of The Toledo Blade are on the way...