August 4, 2013: The Sandwich Generation

 

I added eighteen more ads today, all from February 1987, plus three more Random Pages gallery additions from Peach Sections of The Blade, all by Tom Ensign. First is a Friday, 2/6/87 story, “Listeners Keep Mitch, Mary Beth No. 1” and also includes other radio and television news items. There's also a Friday, 2/13/87 story, “Networks, Local Stations Divided Over Condom Ads” and a Friday, 2/20/87 story, “Ch. 24 Carefully Filling Several Key Staff Positions” and also includes a coule of other items about channels 11 and 13. There's one addition to the Channel 11 gallery, a Saturday, 2/7/87 ad for The Ohio Lottery Cash Explosion show. There's another WTOL-TV ad among the three additions to the News/Special Reports Ads gallery, a Wednesday, 2/4/87 ad for a Jeff Heitz Toledo 11 News report, “You Can't Get There From Here.” There are two more ads for 13 News, a Monday, 2/2/87 ad for a Gordon Ward series of reports on the “Sandwich Generation,” and a Monday, 2/16/87 ad for a Kevin Cokely series of reports on the future of “American Crude.” There are four additions to the Channel 36 gallery, including a Thursday, 2/12/87 ad for an Ohio State vs. Wisconsin basketball game and three more for Cinema TV 36 Primetime movies, a Friday, 2/13/87 ad for “The Pope of Greenwich Village” (Mickey Rourke), a Tuesday, 2/17/87 ad for “Class” (Jacqueline Bissett) and a Wednesday, 2/18/87 ad for “Breathless” (Richard Gere). There are two additions to the PBS gallery for shows on channel 30, a Wednesday, 2/4/87 ad for the annual “Talk to the Governor” edition of Issues: Ohio and a Saturday, 2/21/87 ad for two movies, “Hot Lead and Cold Feet” (Jim Dale, Don Knotts) and “Captains of the Clouds” (James Cagney). There's one addition to the Buckeye CableSystem gallery, a Monday, 2/2/87 ad for Rocket Country on channel 10-B. There's also one addition to the Radio Station Ads gallery, a Friday, 2/20/87 ad for WIOT's 8th Annual FM 104 Cabin Fever Sale at the Toledo Masonic Great Hall. There are also six additions to the Other Vintage ads gallery, including a Saturday, 2/7/87 ad for Championship “Bruiser Bedlam” Wrestling, sponsored by Miller Brewing, at the Hotel Sofitel (The Great Wojo, Chris Carter, Bulldog Don Kent). There's also another 2/7/87 ad for a Toledo Pride vs Tampa Bay Rowdies game at the Toledo Sports Arena, and one more 2/7/87 ad, for United Home Federal Savings and Loan / Winterfest Weekend. Next is a Saturday, 2/14/87 ad for Stars on Ice at the Toledo Sports Arena (Dorothy Hamill, Scott Hamilton), sponsored by WTVG-TV 13, WMHE-FM 92.5 and Hotel Sofitel. There's another 2/14/87 ad, for the 30th Annual Auto-Rama, also at the Sports Arena. And there's a Friday, 2/20/87 ad for Expo '87, sponsored by Food Town, at the Lucas County Recreation Center (Ken Kercheval). More February, and March 1987 ads, from the online archives of The Toledo Blade are on the way...