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Welcome! is an online community focused on sharing and reminiscing about pop-culture video, audio, and images that stir our memories of the past - old television, theme songs, commercials, print advertisements, and more. We've got the sights and sounds you remember from the 30s, 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s and beyond... Come join our friendly community and start sharing your memories! If you are a Baby Boomer or Gen Xer, you will find this to be the site for memories! This site is rated G (maybe PG on some posts) you can always feel comfortable sharing this site to your mother, kids or grandkids!



  • Popular 1963 Ford Fairlane Squire Commerical

    1963 Ford Fairlane Squire Commerical

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    The Ford Fairlane Squire was one of many station wagon styles offered by Ford through the years. The Fairlane Squire was built on the Fairlane body style. The Fairlane was a full size car from 1955 to 1961. This Squire wagon was built on a midsize body st

  • Popular Adam 12 Intro Theme

    Adam 12 Intro Theme

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    Adam 12 was a TV series created by Jack Webb and Robert A. Cinader. The show ran on NBC from 1968 through 1975 and was one of the first TV shows to introduce actual police jargon and police procedures following veteran officer Pete Malloy (badge number 74

  • Popular The Twist

    The Twist

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    Can you imagine missing out on riding the wave of the dance craze that swept the 1960's because you weren't available for a TV appearance? That's exactly happened to Hank Ballard and the Midnighters. They recorded the original version of The Twist on the

  • Popular Petula Clark- Sign Of The Times

    Petula Clark- Sign Of The Times

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    Sign Of The Times was performed by Petula Clark off her My Love album released in March of 1966. The song had much more percussions than in any of her other releases but she just said it was a "straight-ahead love song" with no hidden meanings like many s

  • Popular Search For Tomorrow

    Search For Tomorrow

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    Originally aired on March 29, 1962 Marge Bergman (Melba Rae) reels from Monica's decision about the adoption and goes to best-friend Joanne and Arthur for solace.Search for Tomorrow began on CBS on September 3, 1951 and it's final episode was December 26,

  • Popular Things Go Better With Coca Cola

    Things Go Better With Coca Cola

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    In 1964 Coca-Cola tapped the Limelighters for their rendition of Things Go Better With Coca Cola. The Limelighters were a popular folk music group that signed with RCA Victor but never had any chart success. The comic/character actor playing the tall, thi

  • Popular Old Spice Man

    Old Spice Man

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    Ladies, did Old Spice really make you flock to men?

  • Popular Jonathan Winters As Maude For Hefty Trash Bags

    Jonathan Winters As Maude For Hefty Trash Bags

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    Jonathan Winters became the spokesman for Mobil using his role as Maude Frickert, and elderly woman. He also was an upscale garbage man know for collecting "gahr-bahj" instead of garbage. Rent or buy laughs from Jonathan Winters here!

  • Popular Ajax White Knight

    Ajax White Knight

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

  • Popular Please Dont Squeeze The Charmin

    Please Dont Squeeze The Charmin

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    Mr. Whipple, played by character actor *** 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 y