September 27, 2015: Coming Attractions

You'll find twelve more ads today, from the August 8-14, 1998 issue of TV Guide Magazine, and from August 8, 9 & 12, 1998 editions of The Blade, plus one Random Pages gallery addition, a Monday. 8/10/98 Blade Peach Section story by Chris Borrelli, "Ratings for 'Bob & Tom' Beating Stern." about local radio ratings for Spring of '98. There are two additions, both from TV Guide, to the ABC gallery, a full-page color ad, on the back cover (TV. The entertainment capital of your home.), followed by a Monday, 8/10/98 full-page ad for ABC Soaps' Most Unforgettable Love Stories (from Port Charles, All My Children, One Life to Live, and General Hospital). There's one addition to the NBC gallery, a Wednesday, 8/12/98 three-part TV Guide ad and "close-up" description, for the premiere of Stressed Eric, "Nativity." The "close-up" and "Badder than Bart" ad were on page 147, the "Spicer than South Park" ad was on page 148, and the half-page "Stressed Eric" ad was on page 149. There's one addition to the Buckeye CableSystem gallery, a Wednesday, 8/12/98 Blade Peach Section ad for the VH-1 game show, My Generation, hosted by Craig Shoemaker. There are two additions, also from The Blade, to the ToledoVision 5 gallery, a Saturday, 8/8/98 Peach Section ad for The Howard Stern Radio Show, followed by a Sunday, 8/9/98 TV Week ad for the movies, "Murder Between Friends" with Timothy Busfield, "Stealing Home" with Mark Harmon and Jodie Foster, and "Chasers" with Tom Berenger (Coming Attractions on Toledovision 5). There are three additions, all from TV Guide, to the Vintage Cable Ads gallery starting with a Sunday, 8/9/98 ad for "Shark Week" on the Discovery Channel, followed by a Monday, 8/10/98 two-part ad (on two pages with some 8-9pm listings) for Penn & Teller's Sin City Spectacular on FX. There's also an 8/10/98 full-page ad for Modern Marvels on the History Channel (Before Workman's Comp. Be There...Join us for Bridging the Gap Week). The rest of today's ads, all from The Blade, are addtions to the Other Vintage ads gallery starting with a Saturday, 8/8/98 half-page ad for the Gateway Country store on Monroe Street (Custom-made computers are just around the corner. Literally.), followed by an 8/8/98 Peach Section ad, for the Toledo Zoo (More to Zoo Than Ever!). There's also a Sunday, 8/9/98 Arts & Entertainment Section ad (Buckeye CableSystem and Thackeray's Books present: the C-SPAN School Bus...Westgate Village Shopping Center). More August 1998 ads, from the August 15-21, 1998 issue of TV Guide Magazine, and from the online archives of The Toledo Blade, are on the way...