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1960s


  • Suzy Homemaker Sweet Shop

    Suzy Homemaker Sweet Shop

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    Suzy Homemaker toys were introduced in 1966 by Topper Toys. The name quickly became common phrase in America and is still used today. The Suzy Homemaker doll became the second most popular doll sold in the United States behind the Barbie Doll. The Easy Ba

  • 1969 Lincoln Mercury Cougar

    1969 Lincoln Mercury Cougar

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    The Mercury Cougar introduced in 1967 was Mercury's pony or muscle car built off the Ford Mustang. For many years Mercury was identified as "at the sign of the cat" as seen in this commercial.

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    The Driving Instructor

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  • Popular Ajax White Knight

    Ajax White Knight

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    Ajax was introduced in the early 60's as part of theColgate-Palmolive cleaning soap line. The White Knight was to compete with Procter and Gamble's Mr. Clean.

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  • Popular Froot Loops Bird Bot Commercial

    Froot Loops Bird Bot Commercial

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    Fruit Loops were introduced in 1962 and originally there werethere werered,orange, andyellowloops, the color of Toucan Sam's nose. There is no fruit in Froot Loops and the cereal is just one flavor, not a combination of the individual fruit flavors as man

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  • Popular Jack Wood- Born To Wander

    Jack Wood- Born To Wander

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    In the spring of 1966 an unknown singer Jack Wood recorded two songs at Great Lakes Studio in Sparta, Michigan. It was a a self released and it took ten years for Jack to pay back the $250 (that's over $1,800 in today's dollars) he borrowed for the two so

  • Popular Listerine- Matchmaker

    Listerine- Matchmaker

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    Listerine helps kill bad breath so you can find a husband!

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  • Popular Crest - On The Bus

    Crest - On The Bus

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    A typical day in the life type commercial for Crest toothpaste.

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  • Popular Please Don't Squeeze The Charmin

    Please Don't Squeeze The Charmin

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    Mr. Whipple, played by character actor Dick Wilson starred as the supermarket manager in over 500 commercials for Charmin toilet paper from 1964 to 1985. The first commercials were ironically recorded in Flushing New York. He only had to work two weeks a

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  • Popular Speed Racer Theme

    Speed Racer Theme

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    Another anime/cartoon from Japan that ran from 1967 to 1968 about racing. The main characters were Speed,Chim-Chim, Pops, Mom, Spritle,and Trixie . Speed drove the Mach 5.

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