February 8, 2015: Network's Working

 

There are thirteen more ads today, from the January 4-10, 1997 Toledo-Lima issue of TV Guide Magazine and from January 1-10, 1997 issues of The Blade, plus two Random Pages gallery additions, Monday, 1/6/97 Blade Peach Section items by Chris Borrelli, about Lisa Guyton, new Buckeye channels and a channel 11 special report, and two Thursday, 1/9/97 Blade photos by Rachel Rice, of the C-SPAN school bus at Maumee High School ("Getting Look at Network's Working"). There are three additions to the ABC gallery starting with a Sunday, 1/5/97 ad for two Sunday night shows (switching timeslots), Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, "Lethal Weapon" and America's Funniest Home Videos (Dean Cain, Teri Hatcher, Bob Saget). Next is a Monday, 1/6/97 full-page ad for the ABC premiere of Politically Incorrect (Bill Maher), followed by a Tuesday, 1/7/97 ad for NYPD Blue, "My Wild Irish Nose" (Kim Delaney, Jimmy Smits). There's one addition to the NBC gallery, a Sunday, 1/5/97 page-and-a-half ad for the next-day premiere of Sunset Beach. There's also one addition to the PBS gallery, a Sunday, 1/5/97 ad for Masterpiece Theatre, "Nostromo" on WBGU-TV 27 and WGTE-TV30. There are four additions to the Buckeye CableSystem gallery starting with a Wednesday, 1/1/97 ad for "The Phantom" on Impulse Entertainment. Next is a Saturday, 1/4/97 ad for "Broken Arrow" on HBO (John Travolta, Christian Slater), followed by a Sunday, 1/5/97 ad for a free weekend of Showtime and Flix, and a Friday, 1/10/97 ad for "Turk 182" on Flix (Kin Cattrall, Timothy Hutton). The rest of today's ads are additions to the Vintage Cable Ads gallery starting with a 1/4/97 full-page color ad for AMC's January Saturday Classics Sweepstakes (John Wayne). There's also a Saturday, 1/4/97 ad for The HBO Comedy Hour, The Golden Goose Special" (Bill Maher), and two ads for the premieres of two shows on USA, another 1/4/97 ad, for Lost On Earth (Tim Conlon), and a Sunday, 1/5/97 ad for Claude's Crib (Claude Brooks). More January 1997 ads, from the January 11-17, 1997 issue of TV Guide and from the online archives of The Toledo Blade, are on the way...