October 25, 2015: Halloween Screams

There are thirteen more ads today, from October 1996 and October 1997, all additions to the Halloween Ads gallery. There's a Thursday, 10/17/96 Blade ad for Pumpkinarama at International Park, followed by a Monday, 10/21/96 Blade Peach Section ad for TV5's Mask Mania Contest. Next is a Friday, 10/25/96 Peach Section ad for the Monster Bash Halloween Party at Holiday Inn French Quarter, in Perrysburg, followed by a Saturday, 10/26/96 Peach Section ad for the TBS Halloween Weekend, and a Sunday, 10/27/96 Blade TV Week ad for WCW Halloween Havoc (A Night of Terror and Suspense!). There's also a Thursday, 10/31/96 half-page Blade ad for a Food Town Photofinishing Special (It's So Low, It's Spooky!), followed by two Thursday, 10/31/96 Peach Section ads, the first ad for International Horror Double Feature Week on Sci-Fi Channel, the second ad for "An American Werewolf in London" (Happy Halloween from TV 5). There's a Tuesday, 10/21/97 full-page Blade Sports Section ad for Kroger (Halloween Scream Flavor Madness). There are three ads from the October 25-31, 1997 issue of TV Guide Magazine starting with a Sunday, 10/26/97 ad, on two pages, for The Simpsons, "The Springfield Files," "Treehouse of Horror VII" (both repeats) and "Treehouse of Horror VIII" (new), and King of the Hill, "Hilloween." There's one more from The Blade, a Monday, 10/27/97 Peach Section ad for a week of Halloween movies on TV5's Matinee Movie, featuring "House of Secrets," "Tales from the Darkside: The Movie," "Stephen King's Graveyard Shift," "Prom Night," and "The Hitcher." The last two ads today are also from TV Guide, a Monday, 10/27/98 ad and "close-up" for The WB's Buffy the Vampire Slayer, "Halloween," and a Tuesday, 10/28/97 ad for the movie "Wolf" on Fox (Jack Nicholson, Michelle Pfeiffer). Both of today's Fox ads had the headline, "Halloween Screams on Fox." You may want to also check out the Sci-Fi & Horror Movies gallery, too. More Halloween ads, from the October 25-31, 1997. October 17-23, 1998 and October 24-30, 1998 issues of TV Guide Magazine, and from the online archives of The Toledo Blade, are on the way...