May 7, 2012: It Only Hurts When You Laugh

 

I added 21 more ads today, from October and November, 1974, plus three Random Pages gallery additions, from Peach Sections of The Blade. The first two are by Norman Dresser, a Thursday, 11/14/74 story, "McCord To Appear On Ch. 11 'Hotline'" and a Tuesday, 11/19/74 story, "Jamie Farr Pays His Hometown A Visit." There's also a Friday, 11/22/74 story, "Mrs. Stranahan Re-Elected Head Of TV Foundation." There's a previously uploaded Sunday, 11/17/74 TV Guide ad for the James McCord Hotline program, here. There are three ads in the Channel 11 gallery, a Friday, 11/1/74 ad for their 6:00 Toledo Eleven News, Family Affair (Anissa Jones) and Hollywood Squares (Paul Lynde), a Sunday, 11/10/74 ad for "By Love Possessed" on The Big Show, and a Thursday, 11/14/74 ad for the 6:00 Toledo Eleven News, Family Affair (Anissa Jones) and Wild Kingdom (Marlin Perkins). There are two more WTOL-TV ads in the News/Special Reports Ads gallery, for the Linda Brown series of reports, "The Exploding Pet Population," a Monday, 11/18/74 ad and a Tuesday, 11/19/74 ad. There's one in the Channel 24 gallery, a Thursday, 11/28/74 ad for a Burt Bacharach special, In the Park, sponsored by Lane Drug, and there are four WGTE-TV 30 ads in the PBS gallery. First is a Saturday, 11/9/74 ad for Ohio This Week, followed by a Wednesday, 11/13/74 ad for an address before the 1974 Criminal Awarness Conference, Everybody's Justice. There's also a Wednesday, 11/20/74 ad for the Feeling Good series premiere and an 11/22/74 ad for Friday night shows, Wall Street Week and Soundstage. There's one in the Buckeye Cablevision gallery, a Saturday, 11/16/74 ad for Channel 100 Theatre. There are eight more ads in the Radio Station Ads gallery, three of them for WOHO-AM 1470. There's a Saturday, 11/9/74 ad for Beethoven Smith's Top 300 countdown, a Thursday, 11/21/74 ad for Morning Newswatch with Craig Edwards and a Friday, 11/22/74 ad for Ron Sobczak's afternoon show. There's one WPOS-FM ad, a Saturday, 11/16/74 ad for "5 Eventful WPOS Days" (Apollo 15 Flight Commander, Colonel James Irwin) and two WTOD-AM 1560 ads, a Tuesday, 10/29/74 ad for a "Win a Turkey" contest and a Friday, 11/22/74 ad for the 1974 Michigan vs. Ohio State football game, in which Ohio State beat Michigan 12-10, in Columbus. And there are two more WTUU-AM 1520 ads, a Friday, 11/1/74 ad and a Saturday, 11/9/74 ad.

The last two ads are in the Other Vintage ads gallery, a Thursday, 11/14/74 ad for People's Savings, introducing their new logo, and a Friday, 11/23/74 ad for American Motors' Gremlin, available in Toledo at Hawthorne AMC/Jeep. More November and December, 1974 ads, from the online archives of The Toledo Blade, are on the way...