August 9, 2015: Meet Captain Planet

There are thirteen more ads today, from the March 28-April 3, 1998 issue of TV Guide Magazine and from March 28 & 31 and April 1-3, 1998 editions of The Blade, plus one Random Pages gallery addition, a Monday, 3/20/98 Blade Peach Section story by Chris Borrelli, "Olympic Games, Normal Ratings" and also includes other items, about WTVG-TV 13's 5pm News, new hires at WTOL-TV 11, NPR's Mara Liasson at BGSU, and the WGTE-TV 30 series, Cornerstones. There's one addition to the ABC gallery, a Thursday, 4/2/98 full-page TV Guide ad and close-up description for General Hospital's primetime special which celebrated its 35th anniversary (Tony Geary, Genie Francis). There are eight additions, all from The Blade, to the Buckeye CableSystem gallery starting with a Saturday, 3/28/98 Peach Section ad for TLC Legends: The Life of Princess Grace, followed by a Tuesday, 3/31/98 Sports Section ad for ESPN's coverage of Major League Baseball's opening day games. Next is another 3/31/98 Sports Section ad, for The NBA on TNT with Detroit playing Chicago, sponsored by Brondes Ford. There's also a Wednesday, 4/1/98 Peach Section ad for "No Laughing Matter" on USA (Suzanne Somers), followed by another 4/1/98 Peach Section ad for The Movie Channel's new lower price, and a Thursday, 4/2/98 Peach Section ad, for "All Dogs Go to Heaven 2" on Flix. And there's a Friday, 4/3/98 Sports Section ad, again for The NBA on TNT, with L.A. playing Cleveland, sponsored by Dunn Chevy Olds, followed by another 4/3/98 ad, for an HBO Free Preview, where you could watch "From the Earth to the Moon," "The Saint," and "Star Trek: First Contact." There are two additions, both from TV Guide, to the Vintage Cable Ads gallery, a Saturday, 3/28/98 ad for "A Summer Place" on AMC (Sandra Dee, Richard Egan), and a Monday, 3/30/98 full-page ad for In Search of History, a part of "Greek History Week" on the History Channel. Today's last two ads, both from The Blade, are additions to the Other Vintage ads gallery starting with a Saturday, 3/28/98 half-page ad (Toledo Celebrates Earth Day '98...Meet Captain Planet). Sponsors for the event at Franklin Park Mall included ToledoVison 5 and Toledo Area Parent News. There's also a Monday, 3/30/98 ad for "An Evening With Isiah Thomas" at the SeaGate Convention Centre on April 21st. More April 1998 ads, from the April 4-10, 1998 issue of TV Guide Magazine and from the online archives of The Toledo Blade, are on the way...