June 5, 2014: Busy For a Month

 

There are eleven more ads today, all from October 1993, plus two more Random Pages gallery additions from Peach Sections of The Blade, both by Tom Ensign. There are two Thursday, 10/21/93 items, about Arbitron getting out of the TV ratings business and WGTE-FM starting to use Radio Data System tecnology. There's also a Saturday, 10/30/93 story, "Tired of the Weather, "Fondessy Quits WNWO." Rebecca Fondessy would later be hired by WTOL-TV and work there from 1994 to 2000. There are two additions to the PBS gallery for two specials on channel 30, a Friday, 10/22/93 ad for The Breast Care Test (Jane Pauley) and a Monday, 10/25/93 ad for The Great Depression. There are seven additions to the Buckeye CableSystem gallery, starting with a Monday, 10/18/93 ad for NFL Prime Monday on ESPN, and another 10/18/93 ad for What Would You Do? on Nickelodeon. There are two ads for movies on TNT, a Tuesday, 10/19/93 ad for "Some Like it Hot" and a Thursday, 10/21/93 ad for "Network" (Faye Dunaway). There's also a Monday, 10/25/93 ad for TBS Mini-of-the-Month, "Salem's Lot," a Thursday, 10/28/93 ad for an HBO/Pizza Hut offer for free HBO for a month, and a Sunday, 10/31/93 ad for Trial Story on Court TV (Watch the case of Kimberly Mays...). There are also two additions to the ToledoVision 5 gallery, a Wednesday, 10/20/93 ad for "Hamlet" on The Big Show, and a Thursday, 10/21/93 ad for The World of Nature, "Gorillas and Serpents" (Walter Cronkite). November 1993 ads, from the online archives of The Toledo Blade are on the way...