March 9, 2014: Channel of the Week

 

You'll find sixteen more ads today, all from July 1992, plus two more Random Pages gallery additions from Peach Sections of The Blade. The first one is a Thursday, 7/2/92 story, "Toledo to Miss Canada Broadcast of Olympics" and also includes news of Channel 24 schedule changes. The other one is a Tuesday, 7/7/92 promotional picture of CBS movie "Bare Essentials" co-stars, Lisa Hartman and Gregory Harrison. There's one addition to the News/Special Reports Ads gallery, a Monday, 7/13/92 ad for 1992 Democratic Convention coverage with Robert MacNeil, Jim Lehrer and Tom Brokaw, on PBS (channel 30) and NBC (channel 13). There are eleven additions to the Buckeye CableSystem gallery, starting with two Wednesday, 7/1/92 side-by-side ads for TBS Remembers Michael Landon. TBS showed the pilot episode of Little House on the Prairie and the final episode, "The Last Farewell" on the first anniversary of his death. There's a larger version of that ad here. Next is a Thursday, 7/2/92 ad for USA's coverage of the Centel Western Open, followed by a Saturday, 7/4/92 ad for The Beach Boys: An American Band, on VH-1. There's also another 7/4/92 ad for "Fourth of July Movie Fireworks" on TBS. There's a Monday, 7/6/92 ad for The Waltons (Ralph Waite, Richard Thomas, Michael Learned) on the Family Channel and three TNT "Channel of the Week" ads, a Wednesday, 7/8/92 ad for The Seekers, a Thursday, 7/9/92 ad for "North by Northwest," and a Saturday, 7/11/92 ad for "Western Round Up" (western movies). You'll also find a Friday, 7/10/92 ad for Get Smart ("Chief" Edward Platt) on Nick-at-Nite and a Monday, 7/13/92 ad for Last of the American Ballparks, on the Discovery Channel, the CableSystem "Channel of the Week." There are four additions to the ToledoVision 5 gallery, the first one a Saturday, 7/4/92 ad for "Firecracker Specials," Hats Off to America and Dick Clark's Golden Greats. Next is a Monday, 7/6/92 ad for TV5's "Batter Up!" contest, followed by two ads for movies. There's a Thursday, 6/9/92 ad for "When You Comin' Back, Red Ryder?" on The Big Show, and a Friday, 7/10/92 ad for "When a Stranger Calls" (Carol Kane) on Eerie Street Theatre. More July 1992 ads, from the online archives of The Toledo Blade are on the way...