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There are nineteen more ads today, from the April 26-May 2, 1997 issue of TV Guide Magazine and from the April 26 and 30 and May 1, 1997 issues of The Blade. There are five additions to theChannel 11 gallery, all TV Guide ads for Celebrity Jeopardy! week, a Monday, 4/28/97 ad (Rob Schneider, Robin Quivers, Mark McEwen), a Tuesday, 4/29/97 ad (Chris Hardwick, Sharon Lawrence, Patrick Duffy), a Wednesday, 4/30/97 ad (Joey Gordon-Levitt, Kristen Dunst, Benjamin Salisbury), a Thursday, 5/1/97 ad (Sam Waterson, Carey Lowell, Benjamin Bratt of Law & Order) and a Friday, 5/2/97 ad (Reggie White, Donna D'Errico, Mike Piazza). There's one addition to the Channel 24 gallery, a Wednesday, 4/30/97 Peach Section ad for NBC Nightly News with Tom Brokaw. There's also one addition to the ABC gallery, a Tuesday, 4/29/97 full-page TV Guide ad for ABC's Tuesday night shows, Home Improvement, "Wilson's World" (rerun), Soul Man, "Cinderella and the Funeral," Home Improvement, "Family Un-Ties," and Spin City, "Bone Free." This ad was a take-off on the "Got Milk?" ads. You can find more samples of those ads here. There are two additions to the FOX gallery, a Saturday, 4/26/96 ad and listing for Mad TV (Fox is Smokin' all week long!) and a Tuesday, 4/29/97 full-page ad for the world broadcast premiere of "The Mask" (Jim Carrey). There's one addition to the NBC gallery, a Wednesday, 4/30/97 ad for another Jim Carrey movie, "Ace Ventura, Pet Detective." There's also one addition to The WB gallery, a Monday, 4/28/97 ad for 7th Heaven, "It's About George" (Stephen Collins). Next is an addition to the Buckeye CableSystem gallery, a Saturday, 4/26/97 ad for The NBA on TNT, sponsored by Midas. There are four additions, all TV Guide ads, to the Vintage Cable Ads gallery starting with a Sunday, 4/27/97 ad for HBO's Happily Ever After, "Puss in Boots" which starred the voices of Dean Cain, Part Morita, David Hyde Pierce and Ming Nah Wen. Next is another 4/27/97 ad, for Wild Discovery on the Discovery Channel, followed by a Monday, 4/28/97 ad for Larry King Live which was celebrating the host's 40th anniversary in broadcasting that week with guests Colin Powell, Hillary Clinton, Ted Koppel, and Cal Ripken. There's also a Tuesday, 4/28/97 full-page ad and close-up description for TV Land's Really Big Shows which was carried by Nick-at-Nite and TV Land. Shows on he three hour presentation were of variety shows starring Sonny & Cher, Dan Rowan and Dick Martin (Laugh-In), Flip Wilson, Dean Martin, Ed Sullivan, and Carrie Fisher hosting Saturday Night Live. The other three ads today are additions to the Other Vintage ads gallery, The first one is a fold-out color ad behind the cover of the April 26-May 2, 1997 TV Guide, for Primestar satellite TV. The other two are ads were in The Blade, for internet service, a Wednesday, 4/30/97 ad for Toast.net and a Thursday, 5/1/97 full-page ad for Access Toledo. More May 1997 ads from the May3-9, 1997 issue of TV Guide Magazine and from the online archives of The Toledo Blade, are on the way...