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  • Popular 3 Stooges Last Appearance and TV Fail

    3 Stooges Last Appearance and TV Fail

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    This was the 3 Stooges last public appearance in 1970. Their first and last TV show attempts end in failure. Rent it or own it here! <a href="https://www.amazon.com/Kooks-Tour-Inc-C3-Entertainment/dp/B00LVDX93A/ref=as_li_ss_il?s=movies-tv&ie=UTF8&

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  • Popular Action Play Sets by Marx

    Action Play Sets by Marx

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    Play set carry all's were very popular toys produced by Marx during the 50's, 60's and 70's. They were sold as sets without "accessories sold separately". The play sets provided hours of fun through a child's imagination.

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  • Popular Ball Buster Game

    Ball Buster Game

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    I just don't know how this game didn't become a classic! LOL. Players move around groups of playing pieces set up similarly to checkers. Each piece consists of a plastic ball mounted on a long springy stem which is mounted on a peg which fits into holes i

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  • Popular Bewitched Opening Credits

    Bewitched Opening Credits

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    Bewitched was the longest running supernatural themed sitcom that ran from 1964 to 1972.

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  • Popular Carol Burnette and Charo

    Carol Burnette and Charo

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    Unisex Salon was the name of this skit in Season 7 Episode 2 of the Carol Burnett Show. Tim Conway attempts to get a home life interview with Chiquita who was played by Charo. The fun begins when he has trouble with her mother played by Carol Burnett. Th

  • Popular Chiffon Margarine's It's Not Nice To Fool Mother Nature Commercial

    Chiffon Margarine's It's Not Nice To Fool Mother Nature Commercial

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    A memorable TV commercials from the 1970's for Chiffon Margarine. Actress Deana Dietrich's played the role of Mother Nature, Mason Adams provided the voice over for the advertisement.

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  • Popular Creepy Crawlers TV Commercial

    Creepy Crawlers TV Commercial

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    Creepy Crawlers or Thingmakers was a toy made by Mattel for making rubbery bug like creatures. A Plasticgoop of assorted colors were poured into a mold and heated to temperatures of 390 degrees in an open faced electric hot plate.

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  • Popular Dave and Ansel Collins - Double Barrel

    Dave and Ansel Collins - Double Barrel

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    Dave and Ansell Collinsare aJamaicanvocal/instrumentalduo sometimes billed asDave and Ansil CollinsorDave and Ansel Collins. Double Barrel was pretty much a one hit for them.

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  • Popular Forever Autumn - Justin Hayward

    Forever Autumn - Justin Hayward

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    Many remember this song from the musical War Of The Worlds written by Jeff Wayne. The original melody was actually written for the Lego company in 1969. Justin Hayward was selected because Jeff Wayne wanted the voice that sang Knights In White Satin.

  • 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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