November 5, 2015: Debate '98

There are nine more ads today, from the October 17-23, 1998 issue of TV Guide Magazine, and from October 20-21, 1998 editions of The Blade. There's one addition, from The Blade to the Channel 13 News gallery, a Tuesday, 10/20/98 Living Section ad for Debate '98, a WTVG-TV/The Blade debate with the 1998 candidates for governor of Ohio, including Lee Fisher and Robert Taft. There are two additions, from TV Guide, to the ABC gallery starting with a Sunday, 10/18/98 full-page ad for "The Hunchback of Notre Dame" on The Wonderful World of Disney. There's also a Tuesday, 10/20/98 ad and close-up description for the sixth season premiere of NYPD Blue, "Top Gum" (Dennis Franz, Jimmy Smits, Kim Delaney). There's one addition, from TV Guide, to the PBS gallery, a Monday, 10/19/98 ad for Africans in America: America's Journey Through Slavery. There's also one addition, from The Blade, to the Buckeye CableSystem gallery, a Friday, 10/23/98 Sports Section ad (What satellite TV is missing!). There are three additions, from TV Guide, to the Vintage Cable Ads gallery starting with a Sunday, 10/18/98 ad for show biz sweethearts on A&E's Biography (Doris Day). Other biographies that week were of Dinah Shore, Ann-Margret, Debbie Reynolds, Mary Tyler Moore, and Donna Reed. The other two are for Fox Family Channel, a Sunday, 10/18/98 ad for the movie, "Casper: A Spirited Beginning" and a Monday, 10/19/98 ad for the premiere of The New Addams Family, "Halloween With the Addams Family" (Glenn Taranto as Gomez, Ellie Harvie as Morticia, Brody Smith as Pugsley, Nicole Fugere as Wednesday, Michael Robards as Uncle Fester, Betty Phillips as Grandmama, John DeSantis as Lurch). Today's last ad is an addition to the Other Vintage ads gallery, a full-page color ad on the back cover of TV Guide, for COLD-EEZE lozenges (Head Colds Off at the Pass). More October 1998 ads, from the October 24-30, 1998 issue of TV Guide Magazine, and from the online archives of The Toledo Blade, are on the way...