November 7, 2013: Fun on Five Weekend

 

You'll find eight additional ads today, all from April 1990, plus three Random Pages gallery additions from Peach Sections of The Blade, the first two by Tom Ensign. First there's a Wednesday, 4/18/90 story, “Reassignment to 'Cutin' Job Prompted Dancie to Cut Out” and also includes other items on changes at channels 13 and 24. Next is a Thursday, 4/24/90 story, “Ch. 48 Limits Programming to Prime Time to Cut Costs” and also includes other TV and radio items. The last one is a Saturday, 4/28/90 story, “NICK at NITE Plans a Donna-Thon.” There are five additions to the ToledoVision 5 gallery, including a Friday, 4/20/90 ad for the movie, “Nobody's Child” on The Big Show (Marlo Thomas). Next is a Monday, 4/23/90 ad for CNBC's Consumer Survival Special with David Horowitz. The last three are for the Family “Fun on Five” Weekend. There's a Friday, 4/27/90 ad for The Bugs Bunny Show, The Beverly Hillbillies, The Andy Griffith Show, a Disney Channel preview show, three Disney channel movies,“Chips the War Dog,” “Kararte Kid II” and “King Solomon's Mines,” and USA Tonight. Next is a Saturday, 4/28/90 ad for Men's Pro Beach Volleyball, Disney's Salute to Mom, Disney Channel movie, “Benji, the Hunted,” The Honeymooners, and two more Disney Channel movies, “Return to Snowy River” and “Anna and the King of Siam,” and USA Tonight. And there's a Sunday, 4/29/90 ad for Diaglos, Bruiser Bedlam Wrestling, Disney Channel movie, “Watcher in the Woods,” TV5 movie, “No Where to Hide,” two more Disney Channel shows, Frank Sinatra: Ol' Blue Eyes is Back and Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, plus Pro Surfing from Huntinton Beach, USA Tonight and Fishing the West. There are also three additions to the Other Vintage ads gallery, the first one a Tuesday, 4/17/90 ad for Burlington Optical with WCWA's Bob Kelly. Next is a Sunday, 4/22/90 full-page GM Hydramatic ad for “Earth Day.” The last ad today is a Friday, 4/27/90 ad for Tony Packo's Cafe, another “Tony Packo's Makes Our Lives Complete” ad, similar to a Friday, 9/22/89 ad. May 1990 ads, from the online archives of The Toledo Blade are on the way...