February 17, 2012: Saturday's Source

I added 18 more ads today from November and December 1971 plus three more Random Pages gallery additions from Blade Peach Sections. There's a Wednesday, 11/24/71 column by Norman Dresser titled "Ch. 13 Will Telecast Tangerine Bowl Game; Nine TU Basketball Contests To Be On Ch. 11" and also includes another story, "Ch. 30 To Televise City Council Meetings." Next is an 11/24/71 AP story on the top ten shows from November 8-14, 1971 with All in the Family in the top spot, followed by a Thursday, 12/2/71 item, "Power Increase OK'd For WLQR." The Susquehanna Broadcasting station would be increasing its power from 5,000 to 11,00 watts. There are four ads in the Channel 11 gallery including a Sunday, 11/21/71 ad for "PT 109" on Monday and Tuesday's Big Show. There's also a Friday, 11/26/71 ad for a rerun of An Evening of Music with the Sylvania High School Choir, sponsored by Sylvania Savings Bank. Next are two ads for The Seven Seas, a Monday, 11/29/71 ad for "The Atlantic Ocean" and a Tuesday, 12/14/71 ad for "The Mediterranean." There's one ad in the Channel 13 gallery, a Tuesday, 12/9/71 ad for A Very Special Bob Hope TV Special, sponsored by AMF on NBC. There's one more in the Channel 13 News gallery, a Saturday, 11/20/71 ad for The John Saunders Report, which also included Jim Mengel and Robin Brown. There's one in the Channel 24 gallery, a Wednesday, 12/10/71 ad for The Fourth Annual Toledo Jaycees Charity Auction which aired on the following Saturday. There are four ads for high school sports in the Buckeye CableVision gallery, two for the City League Championship football game with Woodward playing Scott, a Wednesday, 11/24/71 ad and a Thursday, 11/25/71 ad (Jack Tabner, Bill Aubry). There are two more for High School Basketball games, a Saturday, 12/11/71 ad for Start vs. St. Johns and a Saturday, 12/18/71 ad for Scott vs. Libbey. Both games were pre-recorded and were shown on channel 5 and again on channel 7. There are three in the Radio Station Ads gallery, a Tuesday, 12/9/71 ad for The Toledo Trust Concert Series on WMHE-FM 92,5, a Saturday, 12/16/71 ad for The Tower Hour with Ron Tindall on WSPD-AM 1370, and a Friday, 12/24/71 ad for Hit Parade with Tommy Vance on WOHO-AM 1470. The last four are all in the Other Vintage ads gallery. There's a Monday, 11/22/71 ad for Fast Car Radio Service by Harold Siegel, a Saturday, 12/25/71 ad for "Modern Times" (Charlie Chaplin) at the Westwood Theater, a Sunday, 12/26/71 ad for "I Drink Your Blood" and "I Eat Your Skin" at the Miracle Mile Drive-In Theatre, and a Monday, 12/27/71 ad for Toledo Edison, saluting the Toledo Rockets' trip to the 1971 Tangerine Bowl. More (early 1972) ads from the online archives of The Toledo Blade are on the way...