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Monday
Apr172017

April 18, 2017: Century in Toledo

There are twelve more ads today, from the October 23-29, 1999 issue of TV Guide Magazine, and from October 23 & 29, 1999 editions of The Blade, plus one Random Pages gallery addition, a Saturday, 10/23/99 TV Guide Magazine page with some 7-8 pm listings and a "local focus close-up" for a WTVG-TV 13 special, Century in Toledo. There are two additions, from TV Guide, to the FOX gallery, starting with a Sunday, 10/24/99 full-page ad for Fox NFL Sunday with Terry, Howie, JB & Cris on the pre-game show, live from Dallas, followed by the Lions vs. Panthers on channel 36. The Lima station carried the Redskins vs. Cowboys game. There's also a Monday, 10/25/99 ad, on two pages, for the Time of Your Life series premiere epsiode, "The Time She Came to New York" and the Ally McBeal season three premeire episode, "Car Wash." There's also a larger version, here. There's one addition, from TV Guide, to the PBS gallery, a Monday, 10/25/99 ad and "editor's choice" for Wonders of the African World with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. There's also one addition, from TV Guide, to The WB gallery, a Thursday, 10/29/99 full-page ad for The WB Radio Music Awards ('N Sync, Kid Rock, Christna Aguilera, Ginuwine, Sugar Ray, Smash Mouth). There are two additons, from The Blade, to the Buckeye CableSystem gallery. The first one is a Saturday, 10/23/99 ad, in the Peach Section, for Cartoon Network's Scooby-Doo, Where Are You? Marathon. There's also a Sunday, 10/24/99 full-page ad, scanned from that week's "TV Week." The ad was for Julia Roberts Sunday on TBS, featuring "Steel Magnolias," "Sleeping with the Enemy" and "Pretty Woman," Inside the Actor's Studio: Mary Tyler Moore, on Bravo, and for Buckeye CableSystem Night at a Toledo Storm vs. Louisiana Gators game. There are three additions, from TV Guide, to the Vintage Cable Ads gallery, starting with a Saturday, 10/23/99 full-page ad for Showtime Championship Boxing. The fight was scheduled for after game one of the World Series and featured Mike Tyson vs. Orlin Norris. Next is a Wednesaday, 10/27/99 full-page ad for The New York Friars Club Roast of Jerry Stiller on Comedy Central (Booze. And cruelty. And humiliation, Like any celebrity gala...Hosted by Jason Alexander). There's also a Thursday, 10/28/99 ad for Headliners and Legends, on MSNBC (Mary Tyler Moore, Jackie Onassis, Ricky Nelson, host Matt Lauer). The last three ads today are additions, from The Blade, to the Other Vintage ads gallery, starting with a Sunday, 10/24/99 ad, in the Sports Section, for TheMetroNet.com (UT Football Pictures. More of them in color, too!). Next are two more 10/24/99 ads from the "Toledo: A Century of News" section. The first ad is for Access Toledo (Making news for the next 100 years,) the second one is a full-page ad for the University of Toledo (127 Years of Quality). More ads, from the October 30-November 5, 1999 issue of TV Guide Magazine, and from the online archives of The Toledo Blade, are on the way...

Monday
Apr102017

April 11, 2017: The Definitive Story

There are nine more ads today, from the October 16-22, 1999 issue of TV Guide Magazine, and from the October 21, 1999 edition of The Blade, plus two Random Pages gallery additions. The first one is from TV Guide, a J. Max Robins' story on Boomerang, "Animate This! Cartoon Network Launches a Sister Channel." There's also a Monday, 10/18/99 Peach Section story in The Blade, by Chris Borrelli, "TV News Ponders Partnership Ethics." There's one addition, from TV Guide, to the ABC gallery, a Sunday, 10/1/99 ad for "The Lion King II: Simba's Pride" on The Wonderful World of Disney. There's also one addition, from TV Guide, to the NBC gallery, a Sunday, 10/1/99 full-page ad for the movie, "Mr. Rock 'n' Roll: The Alan Freed Story," starring Judd Nelson. There's one addition, from The Blade, to the Buckeye CableSystem gallery, a Thursday, 10/21/99 ad, in the Peach Section, for Tobacco Wars on TLC. The rest of today's ads are additions, from TV Guide, to the Vintage Cable Ads gallery starting with a full-page color ad for "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" on Odyssey Network, followed by a Sunday, 10/17/99 full-page ad for "Speed" with Keanu Reeves and Sandra Bullock, on Fox Family Channel. There's also another 10/17/99 full-page ad, for Hollywood Salutes Jodie Foster on TNT. It's followed by a Monday, 10/18/99 ad for A Conversation with Gregory Peck on TCM, and another 10/18/99 ad, for On the Inside, "Friends" on Discovery Channel. Today's last ad is a Friday, 10/22/99 full-page ad for The World Magic Awards on Fox Family Channel. More ads, from the October 23-29, 1999 issue of TV Guide Magazine, and from the online archives of The Toledo Blade, are on the way...

Friday
Apr072017

April 7, 2017: Real Sports...Springfield at Anthony Wayne

There are seven more ads today, from the October 9-15, 1999 issue of TV Guide Magazine, and from October 12 & 15, 1999 editions of The Blade, plus two Random Pages gallery additions. The first one is a Monday, 10/11/99 Peach Section story, in The Blade, by Chris Borrelli, titled "Beutien Loves the Opportunity to Teach." The other one is from TV Guide, two Friday, 10/15/99 pages with some 7:30 - 9:00 pm listings and two "close-ups," for shows on Fox. There's also an "ad" for "'TV's 50 Greatest Characters,' next week in TV Guide." A larger version can be found, here. There's one addition, from TV Guide, to the FOX gallery, a Friday, 10/15/99 ad, on two pages for the "Pilot" epsiode of Ryan Caufield: Year One, and the Harsh Realm episode, "Leviathan." The "close-ups" for those two shows were in the previous image, above. You can also find a larger version of the Fox ad, here. There's also one addition, from TV Guide, to the PBS gallery, a Tuesday, 10/12/99 ad for American Photography: A Century of Images. Also included is the "close-up" description. There are three additions, from The Blade, to the Buckeye CableSystem gallery, starting with a Tuesday, 10/12/99 ad, in the Sports Section, for HBO's Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel. Next is another 10/12/99 ad, in the Peach Section, for "Rebel Without a Cause," starring James Dean, on AMC. There's also a Friday, 10/15/99 ad, in the Sports Section, for another High School Football game, on the Community Channel. This one had the Springfield Blue Devils playing the Anthony Wayne Generals. Today's last two ads are additions to the Vintage Cable Ads gallery, a Monday, 10/11/99 ad for the Lifetime Original Movie, "My Little Assassin," with Gabrielle Anwar and Joe Mantegna, followed by a 10/11/99 full-page ad, for "Men at Work Week" on Modern Marvels. More ads, from the October 16-22, 1999 issue of TV Guide Magazine, and from the online archives of The Toledo Blade, are on the way...

Sunday
Apr022017

April 3, 2017: Tune In and Snuggle Up!

There are nine more ads today, from the October 9-15, 1999 issue of TV Guide Magazine, and from October 9 & 10, 1999 editions of The Blade, plus one Random Pages gallery addition, two Sunday, 10/10/99 TV Guide Magazine pages with some 9-11:00 pm listings and a "close-up" for CNN's Millennium: A Thousand Years of History. There's also a larger version, here. There's one addition, from TV Guide, to the PBS gallery, a Sunday, 10/10/99 ad for "Arisocrats" on Mobil Masterpiece Theatre. There's one addition, from The Blade, to the ToledoVision 5 gallery, a Sunday, 10/10/99 full-page ad, scanned from the back cover of TV Week, for Tuesday night shows on The WB, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, "Living Conditions" and Angel, "Lonely Hearts." There are three additions, from TV Guide, to the Vintage Cable Ads gallery, starting with a full-page color ad for Blue's Clues on Nick Jr. (Tune in and snuggle up!...Blue's Big pajama party!) Next is a Sunday, 10/10/99 full-page ad for A&E's Biography (We're about to start the argument of the century...Biography of the millennium). And there's another 10/10/99 full-page ad, for Riddle of the Desert Mummies, on the Discovery Channel. There's also one addition to the TBS gallery, a Sunday, 10/10/99 ad for "Michael," starring John Travolta, Andie MacDowell and William Hurt. The last three ads today are additions to the Other Vintage ads gallery. The first one, from TV Guide, is a color ad for Ask,com (Where can I get a list of past Emmy winners? Ask Jeeves). The ad was shown sideways on the far ride side of page 31. You can find a larger version, here. The next two are from The Blade, a Saturday, 10/9/99 full-page ad (Every Day, Your Blade Carrier Brings You One of the Stronest Weapons of Democracy.), followed by another 10/9/99 full-page ad, for Buckeye TeleSystem in Toledo Public Schools (From Learning Evolution to Learning Revolution). More ads, from the October 9-15, 1999 edition of TV Guide Magazine, and from the online archives of The Toledo Blade, are on the way...

Wednesday
Mar292017

March 30, 2017: Live on TV5

There are eleven more ads today, from the October 2-8, 1999 issue of TV Guide Magazine (Detroit edition) and from October 7 & 8, 1999 editions of The Blade. The first seven ads are from TV Guide, starting with an addition to the ABC gallery, a Tuesday, 10/5/99 full-page ad for the Sports Night second season premiere episode, "Special Powers" (Peter Krause, Felicity Huffman, Josh Charles, Robert Guillaume, Sabrina Lloyd, Joshua Malina). There's also one addition to the CBS gallery, a Thursday, 10/2/99 ad for 48 Hours, "Why Did Josh Kill?" There are two additions to the FOX gallery, a Tuesday, 10/5/99 full-page ad for the Party of Five sixth season premiere episode, "Don't Let Go," and a Friday, 10/8/99 full-page ad, for the series premiere "Pilot" episode of Harsh Realm. Next is an addition to the UPN gallery, a Friday, 10/8/99 full-page ad, for "Batman Returns" on the UPN premiere of Shockwave Cinema, with Michael Keaton, Michelle Pfeiffer and Danny DeVito. There are two additions to The WB gallery, a Wednesday, 10/6/99 page-and-a-half ad for the Dawson's Creek episode, "Homecoming" and the Roswell series premiere "Pilot" episode. There are some 7-7:30 pm listings, too, and you can find a larger version, here. There's also a Friday, 10/8/99 ad for the Mission Hill series premiere episode, titled, "Pilot Episode (or the Douchebag Aspect)." The next two ads are from The Blade. There's an addition to Buckeye CableSystem gallery, a Thursday, 10/7/99 ad from the Peach Section, for "Why Do Fools Fall in Love" on Cinemax, followed by an addition to the ToledoVision 5 gallery, a Friday, 10/8/99 ad, in the Sports Section, for a Penn State at Iowa Big Ten Football game. The last two ads are additions, from TV Guide, to the Vintage Cable Ads gallery, both for Fox Family Channel shows, a Wednesday, 10/6/99 ad for World Gone Wild with Steve Santagati, and a Friday, 10/8/99 ad for Random Acts of Comedy, with David Allen Grier. More ads, from the October 9-15, 1999 edition of TV Guide Magazine, and from the online archives of The Toledo Blade, are on the way...