Daily 70s Ad: Diana Ross In ‘Mahogany’ (1975)

Diana Ross In 'Mahogany.' ('New York' magazine, November 03, 1975)

Diana Ross In ‘Mahogany.’ (‘New York’ magazine, November 03, 1975)

“All New York is buzzing with excitement…”

Mahogany. Do you know where you’re going to? Daily 70s Ad #317: Diana Ross In ‘Mahogany’ originally appeared in the November 03, 1975 issue of New York magazine.

(Source: New York)

Previously on Daily 70s Ad: Parker Brothers Code Name: Sector Electronic Board Game (1978)

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Daily 70s Ad: Parker Brothers Code Name: Sector Electronic Board Game (1978)

Parker Brothers Code Name: Sector Electronic Board Game. ('Popular Mechanics' magazine, November, 1978)

Parker Brothers Code Name: Sector Electronic Board Game. (‘Popular Mechanics’ magazine, November, 1978)


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“The computer built into Parker Brothers game Code Name: Sector is capable of making thousands of calculations per second.”

Submarine pursuit. Very Battleship-esque. Daily 70s Ad #316: Parker Brothers Code Name: Sector Electronic Board Game originally appeared in the November, 1978 issue of Popular Mechanics magazine.

(Source: Popular Mechanics)

Previously on Daily 70s Ad: Introducing The Leslie West Band (1975)

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Daily 70s Ad: Introducing The Leslie West Band (1975)

Introducing The Leslie West Band. ('Billboard' magazine, November 15, 1975)

Introducing The Leslie West Band. (‘Billboard’ magazine, November 15, 1975)

“Now on tour.”

That’s Leslie West of Mountain. The group included a pre-Foreigner, Mick Jones. Daily 70s Ad #315: Introducing The Leslie West Band originally appeared in the November 15, 1975 issue of Billboard magazine.

(Source: Billboard)

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

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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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