June 22, 1976: Police Assist

 

I added 17 more ads today, from February, 1976, plus five more Random Pages gallery additions from Peach Sections of the Blade. The first two are by Norman Dresser, a Tuesday, 2/10/76 story, “Larry Dessner Quits 'Rap' Show At WOHO” and a Thursday, 2/12/76 story, “WTOD Radio Gives $6,000 To Center.” There's also a Friday, 2/20/76 AP story, “Injunction Against NBC Sought Over 'N' Logo” and two more Norman Dresser stories about radio stations. There's a Tuesday, 2/24/76 story, “WSPD Radio Up For Sale” and a Wednesday, 2/25/76 story, “WOHO Radio Planning New Format.” There are five ads in the Channel 11 gallery, including three for movies on The Big Show. The first is a Wednesday, 2/11/76 ad for three Elvis Presley movies, “Blue Hawaii,” “Girls, Girls, Girls” and “Fun in Acapulco,” followed by two Monday “This Week on The Big Show” ads. There's a 2/16/76 ad for “Gidget,” “The Innocents,” “Born Free,” “Where Angels Go, Trouble Follows” and “Last Train From Gun Hill” and a 2/23/76 ad for “Mr. Deeds Goes to Town,” “The Collector,” “Man With the Golden Arm” and “Marooned,” shown in two parts. There's also a Friday, 2/13/76 ad for the Sara series premiere, “Half-Breed” (Brenda Vaccarro) and a Thursday, 2/26/76 ad for Wild Kingdom. There's one more in the Channel 11 News gallery, a Monday, 2/2/76 ad, asking (and answering) “Why Is Toledo Eleven News First?” There are two WSPD-TV ads for TV 13 Nightly News, in the News/Special Reports Ads gallery, a Monday, 2/9/76 ad, “TV 13 Police Assist” (Phyllis Quail) and a Thursday, 2/26/76 ad, “TV 13 News Poll...Closed Sunday?” There are also two ads in the Buckeye CableSystem gallery, a Monday, 2/2/76 “Valentine” ad and a Saturday, 2/21/76 ad for a Detroit Pistons vs. Buffalo Braves game, from WKBD-TV 50. There are five more in the CableSystem Channel 5 gallery, including a Saturday, 2/14/76 ad for Notre Dame vs. West Virginia basketball game and four more for John Wayne movies. There's a Monday, 2/23/76 ad for “Flying Tigers,” a Tuesday, 2/24/76 ad for “The Quiet Man,” a Wednesday, 2/25/76 ad for “Dakota” (and also for a Notre Dame vs. Dayton basketball game) and a Thursday, 2/26/76 ad for “Rio Grande.” There's just one in the Radio Station Ads gallery, a Wednesday, 2/25/76 ad for Rap with Harold Salverda and guests Joe Scalzo and Dick Torio, discussing World Cup Wrestling. Today's last ad is in the Other Vintage ads gallery, a Friday, 2/27/76 ad for the Annual Rod & Custom Auto-Rama at the Toledo Sports Arena (Burt Ward as Robin). More March 1976 ads from the online archives of The Toledo Blade, are on the way...