Daily 70s Ad: Ford Maverick, ‘A New Kind Of Luxury’ (1972)

Ford Maverick, ‘A New Kind Of Luxury.' ('LIFE' magazine, November 17, 1972)

Ford Maverick, ‘A New Kind Of Luxury.’ (‘LIFE’ magazine, November 17, 1972)

“The surprising Maverick: A new kind of luxury in compact cars.”

Look at all of that sweet, sweet luxury. Yellow-wall tires and everything. Daily 70s Ad #314: Ford Maverick, ‘A New Kind Of Luxury’ originally appeared in the November 17, 1972 issue of LIFE magazine.

(Source: LIFE)

Previously on Daily 70s Ad: Johnny Horizon, ‘Let’s Clean Up America’ (1973)

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Daily 70s Ad: Johnny Horizon, ‘Let’s Clean Up America’ (1973)

Johnny Horizon, ‘Let’s Clean Up America.’ ('Boy's Life' magazine, November, 1973)

Johnny Horizon, ‘Let’s Clean Up America.’ (‘Boy’s Life’ magazine, November, 1973)

“Johnny Horizon ’76 is a nationwide, action-oriented environmental awareness program…”

President Nixon wants to prevent litter. Daily 70s Ad #313: Johnny Horizon, ‘Let’s Clean Up America’ originally appeared in the November, 1973 issue of Boy’s Life magazine.

(Source: Boy’s Life)

Previously on Daily 70s Ad: Chevy El Camino (1978)

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Daily 70s Ad: Chevy El Camino (1978)

Chevy El Camino. ('Popular Mechanics' magazine, November, 1978)

Chevy El Camino. (‘Popular Mechanics’ magazine, November, 1978)

“Here’s the happy marriage of a sporty car and a practical truck.”

A late ’78 ad, so we’re likely looking at the 1979 edition here. Daily 70s Ad #312: Chevy El Camino originally appeared in the November, 1978 issue of Popular Mechanics magazine.

(Source: Popular Mechanics)

Previously on Daily 70s Ad: George Harrison And The ‘Big Button’ (1976)

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Daily 70s Ad: George Harrison And The ‘Big Button’ (1976)

George Harrison And The ‘Big Button.' ('Billboard' magazine, November 13, 1976)

George Harrison And The ‘Big Button.’ (‘Billboard’ magazine, November 13, 1976)


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“George Harrison: ‘There’s no doubt in my mind that Mo Ostin pushes the biggest button in the business.'”

Harrison’s Dark Horse Records signs a distribution deal with Warner Brothers…and a Big Button. Daily 70s Ad #311: George Harrison And The ‘Big Button’ originally appeared in the November 13, 1976 issue of Billboard magazine.

(Source: Billboard)

Previously on Daily 70s Ad: Toyota Mark II (1972)

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Music For Monday: Jerry Reed & Chet Atkins, ‘I’ll Say She Does’ (Live, 1976)

Jerry Reed & Chet Atkins making strings sing, 1976.

Jerry Reed & Chet Atkins making strings sing, 1976.

Happy Monday! It’s high time we heard some sweet sounds from geetar-pickin’ masters Jerry Reed and Chet Atkins again. Here they are performing “I’ll Say She Does” live on TV in 1976. Roll on into it.

Jerry Reed & Chet Atkins: ‘I’ll Say She Does,’ Live, 1976

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Daily 70s Ad: Toyota Mark II (1972)

Toyota Mark II. ('LIFE' magazine, November 17, 1972)

Toyota Mark II. (‘LIFE’ magazine, November 17, 1972)

“Our brand new Mark II is the top of the Toyota line.”

Electric clock – standard! Daily 70s Ad #310: Toyota Mark II originally appeared in the November 17, 1972 issue of LIFE magazine.

(Source: LIFE)

Previously on Daily 70s Ad: Levi’s Sportswear Panatela Separates (1978)

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