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1970s


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    Virginia Slims Commercial

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    Virginia Slims were introduced in 1968 marketed to young women with the slogan You've Come A Long Way Baby. The cigarette much narrower and longer "tailored for the woman's hand" according to the commercial.

  • Popular When E.F. Hutton Speaks TV Commercial

    When E.F. Hutton Speaks TV Commercial

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    The stock firm E.F. Hutton formed in 1904 gained fame during the late 70's and early 80's with the commercial campaign "When E.F. Hutton Speaks People Listen". The brokerage firm then was bought out by Smith Barney Corporate Trust, and Citigroup. In 2012

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  • Popular Meco--Close Encounters of the Third Kind

    Meco--Close Encounters of the Third Kind

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    Meco DomenicoMonardowas born inJohnsonburg,Pennsylvania November 29, 1939 and loved building model ships and loved sciencefiction. A studio musician, he played trombone forTommy James,Diana Ross. He turned to the dark side of disco in 1974 when he helped

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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 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 Room 222 TV Intro

    Room 222 TV Intro

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    Room 222 was an comedy drama that aired on ABC from September 17, 1969 thru January 11, 1974. The show won three Emmy Awards. Sadly the only main character that has passed at this writing was actor Lloyd Haynes who played the role of Mr. Pete Dixon. He wa

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  • Popular The Mary Tyler Moore Show

    The Mary Tyler Moore Show

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    The Mary Tyler Moore Show was one of the first TV shows to have a single career woman in a prominent role as its central character. It received three Emmy Awards for Outstanding Comedy Series three years in a row, 1975, 1975 and 1977.

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  • Popular Muncha A Bunch A Frito Corn Chips

    Muncha A Bunch A Frito Corn Chips

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    Muncha A Bunch A Frito Corn Chips not only will make lunchtime a munch new twist but the jingle will be a ear worm that will be hard to get out of your head.

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  • Popular Pop Tarts With Milton The Toaster

    Pop Tarts With Milton The Toaster

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