February 24, 2015: Souper Stars

You'll find twelve more ads today from the February 8-14, 1997 issue of TV Guide Magazine and from February 8-11, 1997 issues of The Blade, plus one Random Pages gallery addition, a Saturday, 2/8/97 Blade obituary for Ernie "Ghoulardi" Anderson, "Comic Reigned on TV in the '60s," by Christopher Borelli. There's one addition to the News/Special Reports Ads gallery, a Saturday, 2/8/97 full-page TV Guide ad for three reports on 13 Action News, "Divorce" on Monday, "Germ Hotel" on Tuesday, and "The Dating Game" on Wednesday (Greg Johans, Jeff Blanzy, Diane Larson, Stan Stachak). There's one addition to the Channel 24 gallery, a Tuesday, 2/11/97 ad for The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. There's also one addition to the ABC gallery, a 2/11/97 full-page ad (Old Flame Week!), for Tuesday night ABC shows, Roseanne, "Lanford's Elite" and "Some Enchanted Merger," Life's Work (the show did not air that evening and was replaced with the second Roseanne episode), Home Improvement, "A Funny Valentine" and Spin City, "Kiss Me, Stupid." There are two additions to the FOX gallery, a Saturday, 2/8/97 ad for Cops and America's Most Wanted, and a Sunday, 2/9/97 ad (on two pages) for The Simpsons, "The Itchy & Scratchy & Poochie Show" and King of the Hill, "Hank's Got the Willies." There's one addition to the PBS gallery, a Sunday, 2/9/97 TV Guide ad and close-up description for Masterpiece Theatre, "Prime Suspect 5: Errors of Judgement," on channels 27 and 30 (Helen Mirren). Next are two additions to the UPN gallery starting with a Monday, 2/10/97 full-page ad for In the House, "Love Wars," Malcolm & Eddie, "Jugglin'," Sparks, "Love Conquers All" and Goode Behaviour, "Goode Lovin." There's also a Tuesday, 2/11/97 full-page ad for Moesha, "Back to Africa" and Homeboys in Outer Space, "Happy, Happy, Droid, Droid, or Emma Sees Red." There are two additions to the Buckeye CableSystem gallery, a Saturday, 2/8/97 ad for High School Hockey on the Community Channel (Sylvania Southview vs. Northview), and another 2/8/97 ad, for The 121st Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on USA, sponsored locally by Invisible Fencing. Today's last two ads are additions to the Other Vintage ads gallery starting with a Saturday, 2/8/97 full-page TV Guide ad for Campbell's Soup, U.S. Figure Skating Association sponsor (America's Favorite Souper Stars! Campbell's and Michelle Kwan). The other one is a Tuesday, 2/11/97 Blade ad (This February 14th, let's rekindle an old relationship...Toledo Love's its Jeep). More February 1997 ads, from the February 8-14, 1997 issue of TV Guide Magazine and from the online archives of The Toledo Blade, are on the way...