June 29, 2014: What's the Big Idea?

 

There are thirteen more ads today, all from March, 1994 plus two more Random Pages gallery additions, s Friday, 3/11/94 Blade Peach Section story, "'Kung Fu' Back on TV," and a Saturday, 3/26/94 Blade front page story by Tom Ensign, "Channels 11, 13 Expand News, Ratcheting Up Competition." This story told of the return of Jerry Anderson and Rebecca Fondessy to local TV news. There's one addition to the PBS gallery, a Tuesday, 3/15/94 ad for Channel 30's business news shows, Wall $treet Week with Louis Rukeyser, The MacNeil/Lehrer NewsHour, Adam Smith's Money World, and Bloomberg Business News. There are nine additions to the Buckeye CableSystem gallery, starting with the first of two for the Discovery Channel, a Tuesday, 3/15/94 ad for Next Step. Next is the first of three for CNBC, a Thursday, 3/10/94 ad for Money Tonight (Sue Herera, Janice Lieberman), followed by a Friday, 3/11/94 ad for VH-1 Stand Up Spotlight. There's also a Saturday, 3/12/94 ad for "The Spy Who Loved Me" on James Bond Weekend, on TBS, followed by a Tuesday, 3/15/94 ad for Invention on the Discovery Channel, and a Thursday, 3/17/94 ad for coverage of the landing of the Space Shuttle Columbia, on the NASA channel. Next is another 3/17/94 ad, for WWF WrestleMania: Ten Years in the Making, on Impulse, followed by the other two CNBC ads, a Thursday, 3/24/94 ad for Rivera Live (Geraldo Rivera) and a Wednesday, 3/30/94 ad for Equal Time with Mary Matalin and Jane Wallace. There are two additions to the ToledoVision 5 gallery, a Tuesday, 3/1/94 ad for Kids Komments (St Mary, St. Adalbert, St. Hyacinth, Queen of Aposteles, and St. Catherine Catholic schools), and a Saturday, 3/5/94 ad for The ESPY Awards, hosted by Dennis Miller. There's also one addition to the Other Vintage ads gallery, a Friday, 3/11/94 ad for the Ohio Theatre / ToledoVision 5 / Geer House production of "Alice in Wonderland." April 1994 ads, from the online archives of The Toledo Blade are on the way...