May 3, 2015: Summer Weekend

There are twelve more ads today, from the July 19-25, 1997 issue of TV Guide Magazine, and from July 19-25, 1997 issues of The Blade, plus one Random Pages gallery addition, a Wednesday, 7/23/97 Blade Business Section story by Homer Brickey, "Buckeye Cable Begins Core of Fiber-Optic Net." There's one addition to the FOX gallery, a Sunday, 7/20/97 TV Guide ad for Goosebumps, "Night of the Living Dummy III." There are three additions to the Buckeye CableSystem gallery, all from The Blade, starting with a Tuesday, 7/22/97 ad for "The Godfather," parts one and two, on USA Network. Next is a Thursday, 7/24/97 ad for "High Stakes" on Lifetime (Cynthia Gibb), followed by a Friday, 7/25/97 ad for Wings on the Discovery Channel, sponsored by MidAm Bank. There are two additions to the ToledoVision 5 gallery, a Saturday, 7/19/97 ad for the movie "Old Yeller" and a Friday, 7/25/97 ad for an Oakland A's vs. Cleveland Indians game, sponsored by the University of Toledo. There are six additions (all TV Guide ads) to the Vintage Cable Ads gallery starting with a Saturday, 7/19/97 ad for "The Godfather," parts one and two on USA. Next are two HBO full-page ads (Sinbad's Summer Weekend), a Saturday, 7/19/97 ad for The HBO Comedy Hour, "Sinbad: Nothin' but the Funk," and a Sunday, 7/20/97 ad for Summer Jam 3: '70s Soul Music Festival. There's another 7/20/97 ad too, for the series premiere of Showtime's The Hunger, "The Swords," "Menage a Trois" and "Necros." There's also a Monday, 7/21/97 ad for Loch Ness Discovered on the Discovery Channel (Sci-trek), followed by a Tuesday, 7/22/97 ad, another one for A&E Mystery Movie presents "A July to Die For." The movies in this ad were "Daniel and Pascoe," "Cracker" and "A Touch of Frost." Today's last ad is an addition to the Other Vintage ads gallery, a Wednesday, 7/23/97 ad for The Blade's website (www.toledoblade.com). More ads from the July 26-August 1, 1997 issue of TV Guide Magazine, and from the online archives of The Toledo Blade, are on the way...