Daily 70s Ad: Quaker’s King Vitaman Cereal (1970)

Quaker’s King Vitaman Cereal. ('LIFE' magazine, October 16, 1970)

Quaker’s King Vitaman Cereal. (‘LIFE’ magazine, October 16, 1970)

“A new pre-sweetened cereal that kids really love.”

Save an incredible 7 cents! Daily 70s Ad #282: Quaker’s King Vitaman Cereal originally appeared in the October 16, 1970 issue of LIFE magazine.

(Source: LIFE)

Previously on Daily 70s Ad: Bob Marley and The Wailers ‘Live!’ (1976)

Posted in 70s Culture | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Daily 70s Ad: Bob Marley and The Wailers ‘Live!’ (1976)

Bob Marley and The Wailers ‘Live!' ('Billboard' magazine, October 16, 1976)

Bob Marley and The Wailers ‘Live!’ (‘Billboard’ magazine, October 16, 1976)

“Electrifying…the most exciting Reggae album ever made.”

Bob Marley and The Wailers ‘Live!’ L.P. was recorded in London in the summer of 1975 and originally released in December of that year. Daily 70s Ad #281: Bob Marley and The Wailers ‘Live!’ originally appeared in the October 16, 1976 issue of Billboard magazine.

(Source: Billboard)

Previously on Daily 70s Ad: Ford Pinto ‘Basics’ (1973)

Posted in 70s Culture | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Daily 70s Ad: Ford Pinto ‘Basics’ (1973)

Ford Pinto ‘Basics.' ('New York' magazine, October 15, 1973)

Ford Pinto ‘Basics.’ (‘New York’ magazine, October 15, 1973)

“When you get back to basics, you get back to Ford.”

Remember Ford Pinto when you need to do a bit of off-roading. Daily 70s Ad #280: Ford Pinto ‘Basics’ originally appeared in the October 15, 1973 issue of New York magazine.

(Source: New York)

Previously on Daily 70s Ad: Texas International Airlines (1974)

Posted in 70s Culture | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Funshine Friday: ‘Wonderama’ – ‘Exercise’ Song (1972)

"C'mon everybody do your exercise!" (Bob McAllister on 'Wonderama,' 1972)

“C’mon everybody do your exercise!” (Bob McAllister on ‘Wonderama,’ 1972)

Happy Funshine Friday everyone! Are you ready to move those feet? Here’s Bob McAllister singing the “Exercise” song on the syndicated kid’s show, Wonderama in 1972.

I watched this series religiously. Was this shown in your TV market? Were you a fan? Join in!

‘Wonderama': Bob McAllister sings ‘Exercise,’ 1972

Previously on Funshine Friday: Woodsy Owl PSAs, ‘Give A Hoot!’ (1970s)

Posted in 70s TV | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Daily 70s Ad: Texas International Airlines (1974)

Texas International Airlines. ('Texas Monthly' magazine, October, 1974)

Texas International Airlines. (‘Texas Monthly’ magazine, October, 1974)

“The Texas Double gives you twice the drink without doubling the price.”

Yeeha! The only way to fly. Daily 70s Ad #279: Texas International Airlines originally appeared in the October, 1974 issue of Texas Monthly magazine.

(Source: Texas Monthly)

Previously on Daily 70s Ad: Murray BMX Bikes ‘Mean Machines’ (1979)

Posted in 70s Culture | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Daily 70s Ad: Murray BMX Bikes ‘Mean Machines’ (1979)

Murray BMX Bikes ‘Mean Machines.' ('Boy's Life' magazine, October, 1979)

Murray BMX Bikes ‘Mean Machines.’ (‘Boy’s Life’ magazine, October, 1979)

“Send for your FREE Team Murray BMX Iron-On Transfer now.”

Dirt track demons! Daily 70s Ad #278: Murray BMX Bikes ‘Mean Machines’ originally appeared in the October, 1979 issue of Boy’s Life magazine.

(Source: Boy’s Life)

Previously on Daily 70s Ad: David ‘Full-Length Furs’ (1970)

Posted in 70s Culture | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment