March 7, 2012: The Jefferson Avenue Circus

I added 20 more ads today, all from October 1972 plus two Random Pages gallery additions from Blade Peach Sections, a Saturday, 10/7/72 AP story, "Classes Via TV Slated for 400" and a Saturday, 10/21/72 captioned picture of Bev Schwind and Sue Donner (Patches and Pockets), for a Saturday afternoon special for parents, "Two for the Show." There are seven ads in the Channel 11 gallery including a Thursday, 10/19/72 ad for You Asked For It (Jack Smith). Next is a Friday, 10/20/72 ad for David L. Wolper's The Explorers, a Saturday, 10/21/72 ad for To Tell the Truth (Garry Moore) and a Tuesday, 10/24/72 ad for The New Price is Right (Dennis James). There's a Wednesday, 10/25/72 ad for The Parent Game, another 10/25/72 ad for "Mutiny on the Bounty," shown in two parts on The Big Show, and a Thursday, 10/26/72 ad, another one for You Asked For It. There are two ads in the Channel 13 gallery, the first one a Wednesday, 10/18/72 ad for The Noon Report (June Miller), What's My Line?, Truth or Consequences, The World Series with the Reds vs. the A's, on NBC, The Venner-Ward Report, and The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, on NBC. There's also a Friday, 10/20/72 ad for What's My Line?, Truth or Consequences (Bob Barker) and three NBC specials, The Lion at World's End, How to Handle a Woman with Dinah Shore, and The American Experience with Chet Huntley and Walter Brennan, plus The Venner-Ward Report and The Tonight Show. There's another one in the Channel 13 News gallery, a Thursday, 10/19/72 ad for The Venner-Ward Report (Frank Gilhooley, Frank Venner, Gordon Ward). There are two more in the News/Special Reports Ads gallery for John Saunders reports on "The Jefferson Avenue Circus," a Tuesday, 10/24/72 ad for part one, and a Wednesday, 10/25/72 ad for part two. There are two in the Channel 24 gallery, a Wednesday, 10/18/72 ad for Bowling for Dollars (Jack Kesling) and a Tuesday, 10/24/72 ad for two channel 24 specials, "Jack and the Witch" and a John Davidson special. There's one in the CBS gallery, a Tuesday, 10/10/72 ad for a George McGovern political program and there's one in the NBC gallery, a Thursday, 10/5/72 ad for the Ford sponsored, Bob Hope All-Star Special. There's one in the Buckeye CableVision gallery, a Saturday, 10/7/72 ad for a Bowling Green vs. Toledo football game on WBGU-TV 70 (cable channel 4). There's one in the Radio Station Ads gallery, a Thursday, 10/5/72 ad for the return of The Tower Hour (John Thone and the Tower Trio) on WSPD-AM 1370. The last two are in the Other Vintage ads gallery, a Friday, 10/6/72 ad for Professional Big Time Wrestling at the Toledo Sports Arena (Bobo Brazil, Pampero Fripo) and a Thursday 10/26/72 ad for a Sha-Na-Na / O'Jay's concert at BGSU's Memorial Hall. More 1972 ads from the online archives of The Toledo Blade are on the way...