Author Archives: David Moore

70s Spots: Persona Double II Razor (Buck Rogers, 1973)

“It’s two blades better.” Last time on 70s Spots, we featured a Dr. Grabow pipe ad with Erin Gray. This time around, it seemed only appropriate to feature a commercial with Gray’s Buck Rogers in the 25th Century co-star, Gil … Continue reading

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70s Spots: Dr. Grabow Pipes (Erin Gray, 1979)

“My men are so smart.” Erin Gray, the soon-to-be co-star of Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, is the spokesperson in this spot for Dr. Grabow pipes. The commercial aired in December of 1979. Now, put that in your pipe … Continue reading

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70s Spots: Publix Market ‘Hawaiian Luau’ (1977)

“Bring the islands home with a Publix Luau.” On this lazy Sunday evening, we make time for a Hawaiian luau, Publix market-style. In this spot that aired in September of 1977, you’ll find California grapes and Dole juice helping to … Continue reading

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70s Spots: 70s Fashion – Premium Glasses (1977)

“The latest fashion frames.” Taking us all the way back now to the summer of ’77 – it’s Fashion Time with Indiana’s Premium Optical! Looking for a pair of fancy frames to compliment your Seventies hairdo? This is the place. … Continue reading

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70s Spots: ‘People’ Magazine (Robert Blake, 1977)

“Take a look at the people – in ‘People’ this week.” Here’s a good spot for People magazine that really brings you back to a specific time in the fall of 1977. Robert Blake is the featured cover story (with … Continue reading

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70s Spots: Plymouth Voyager Van (1974)

“Extra care in engineering…it makes a difference.” On this fine and fantastic Monday, I bring you a fun Plymouth Voyager van commercial that aired in July of 1974. Pay close attention to the school teacher in this spot. I’m fairly … Continue reading

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