March 28, 2019: The Gift of Song

There are eleven additions today, from March 1956 editions of The Toledo Blade.

There's one addition to the WSPD-TV 13 Ads Gallery 2:

Tuesday, 3/6/56 ad, for The Ohio Story, "The Gift of Song," the story of Paul Laurence Dunbar, sponsored by The Ohio Bell Telephone Co. Laurence was mispelled "Lawrence" in the ad.

There's also one addition to the 1950s Detroit TV Station ads in The Blade Gallery:

Monday, 3/19/56 ad, for Springtime, U.S.A., starring Helen Hayes and sponsored by Firestone. This program was on Detroit television station WXYZ-TV, Channel 7 as welll as Toledo radio station WTOL-AM.

There are four additions to the WTOL-AM Gallery:

Tuesday, 3/16/56 ad: Anniversary!...18 Years of placing the listener first...

Thursday, 3/8/56 ad: Listen to WTOL's big 18th year anniversary program...

Tuesday, 3/13/56 ad: For best round the clock listening, tune in WTOL...

Tuesday, 3/27/56 ad: Tune in each morning to Sunshine Serenade for best in morning listening...

There are two additions to The Blade Peach Section Gallery 1:

Thursday, 3/1/56 publicity picture of "Filmy Film Star" Elaine Stewart. Elaine's Wikipedia page.

Thursday, 3/8/56 publicity picture of "Shapely Cowgirl" Cyd Charisse. Cyd's Wikipedia page.

There are also three "other" ads, all additions to the Toledo Area Events...Gallery # 2:

Thursday, 3/1/56 Downtown Toledo Associates ad featuring Kim Novak, Susan Hayward, Gordon MacRae and Danny Kaye (In Downtown Toledo you get a world of the First and Finest Entertainment...)

Friday, 3/16/56 ad, for the Jesse James Drive-In Theatre on Reynolds Road. Their grand opening was being delayed by bad weather.

Friday, 3/30/56 ad, for The Toledo Zoo, "America's most complete zoo"...

More 1956 ads, from the online archives of The Toledo Blade, are on the way...