June 8, 2012: Who Runs City Hall?

 

I added 17 more October, 1975 ads today, plus four more Random Pages gallery additions from Peach Sections of The Blade. There's a Tuesday, 10/7/75 AP story, “TVN To Drop News Network” and three more Norman Dresser stories. There's a Wednesday, 10/8/75 column, “ABC Off To Fine Start In Ratings,” which also includes a piece on CBS censorship of Phyllis. Next is a Monday, 10/13/75 story, “New Set, Personality For Ch. 13 News Show,” about new Venner-Ward Report weather reporter, Susan Short, followed by a Thursday, 10/16/75 story, “NBC's 'Saturday Night' Not Seen In This Area.” There's one new addition in the Channel 11 gallery, a Wednesday, 10/29/75 ad for “House Boat,” “Cool Hand Luke,” and “Seven Days in May,” on The Big Show. There are three more in the Channel 11 News gallery, There are two more “straight from the newsroom” ads, a Wednesday, 10/8/75 ad and a Monday, 10/13/75 ad, and there's a Wednesday, 10/29/75 “mini-cam” ad. There's one more WTOL-TV ad in the News/Special Reports Ads gallery, a Friday, 10/24/75 ad for Eleven at Large, “Who Runs City Hall?” There are four Channel 30 ads in the PBS gallery, including a Thursday, 10/9/75 ad for Lowell Thomas Remembers, and three more for The Commanders. There's a Thursday, 10/16/75 ad for the episode, “Georgi Zhukov” and for Classic Theatre “Paradise Restored.” Next is a Friday, 10/17/75 ad for the episode, “Bomber Harris,” Masterpiece Theatre “Shoulder to Shoulder” and for Evening at Symphony, followed by a Saturday, 10/18/75 ad for the episode, “Eisenhower” and for Three Dog Night on Soundstage. There's one in the Buckeye Channel 5 gallery, a Sunday, 10/19/75 ad for two games on CableSystem Sunday Football, Michigan vs. Northwestern and Ohio State vs. Wisconsin. There are two more in the Radio Station Ads gallery, a Friday, 10/10/75 ad for a Michigan vs. Michigan State football game on WTOD, with play-by-play by Jim Wood and Joe Taberner, and a Monday, 10/20/75 ad for all-news station WANR-AM 1520. There are five ads in the Other Vintage ads gallery, including a Thursday, 10/9/75 ad for Toledo Edison (We've been working on the railroad...”). There's also a Friday, 10/10/75 ad for the Turner Cup Champion Toledo Goaldiggers vs. the Fort Wayne Komets, at the Sports Arena, Followed by a Saturday, 10/11/75 ad for a personal appearance by Joe Crews, the voice of the Amazing Facts radio show, heard on WSPD. There's also a Wednesday, 10/15/75 ad for Franklin Park Mall's 4th anniversary and a Thursday, 10/16/75 ad for a personal appearance by Spider-Man, for Polaroid cameras, at local K-Marts. More Fall 1975 ads, from the online archives of The Toledo Blade, are on the way...