Monthly Archives: November 2013

Daily 70s Spot: ‘Big Bands Forever’ 4-Record Set (1977)

“Dancing to the Big Band sound is back.” Time to put on your dancing shoes for our Daily 70s Spot. Here’s a commercial for the Big Bands Forever 4-record (& 8-track tape) set featuring the “Four Kings of Swing”; Harry … Continue reading

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Funshine Friday: The Bugaloos, ‘The Senses Of Our World’ (1970)

On this dark and wet (here in Southern California) day we’re greatly in need of some Funshine. What better way to clear up the day than a visit from The Bugaloos?! Here’s the British bug-folk singing “The Senses of our … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Spot: Arrow ‘Cotton-Ease’ Shirt (1979)

“The more cotton – the better you feel.” Let’s attempt to button up our Daily 70s Spot after a large holiday meal. Here’s an Arrow commercial featuring the “Cotton-Ease” iron-free shirt. Spot aired in September of 1979. Daily 70s Spot … Continue reading

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Holiday Traditions: ‘A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving’ (1973)

Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! I hope your day is joyful and relaxing. Last year, at this time we had some clips from A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving for you to enjoy. Keeping up the tradition, here’s another scene. Hit the clicker below … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Spot: Mazola Corn Oil (1977)

“The only leading oil made purely from natural golden corn.” On this fine Thanksgiving day, our Daily 70s Spot should be holiday appropriate (however vaguely). Here’s a Mazola pure corn oil commercial touting “golden goodness” and “no cholesterol.” It’s got … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Spot: Ford Fiesta USA (1978)

“Europe’s most successful new car in history comes to America.” Time to roll our Daily 70s Spot out onto the highway and check its gas milage. Here we have a Ford car commercial featuring the German import, Fiesta. Spot aired … Continue reading

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