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Music For Monday: Christie, ‘Yellow River’ (1970)

Christie’s “Yellow River” was a #1 smash in the UK, Ireland, Norway and Finland. The song, written and sung by British-born Jeff Christie, is a tale of a soldier returning home after the American Civil War. “Yellow River” did pretty … Continue reading

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Rad Ads: Climbing! (Mountain’s Second L.P.) (1970)

“We move another mountain.” Featuring “Mississippi Queen.” You know what I mean? Climbing! (Mountain’s Second L.P.) originally appeared in the March 14, 1970 issue of Billboard magazine. (Source: Billboard) Previously on Rad Ads: Frank Sinatra, ‘I Would Be In Love … Continue reading

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Rad Ads: Frank Sinatra, ‘I Would Be In Love (Anyway)’ (1970)

“From his next album ‘Watertown.’” It’s a “significant” single from Frank. Frank Sinatra, ‘I Would Be In Love (Anyway)’ originally appeared in the March 14, 1970 issue of Billboard magazine. (Source: Billboard) Previously on Rad Ads: Woolrich Hiking Clothes (1975)

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Rad Ads: James Brown For Falstaff Beer (1970)

“You don’t have to push so hard. Relax!” Even the hardest working man in show biz needs a break now and again. James Brown for Falstaff Beer originally appeared in the February, 1970 issue of Ebony magazine. (Source: Ebony) Previously … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad : Schwinn ‘Cycling Christmas’ (1970)

“It’s A Cycling Christmas For Everyone!” 1970 looks more like 1960 in this one. Daily 70s Ad #345: Schwinn ‘Cycling Christmas’ originally appeared in the December, 1970 issue of Boy’s Life magazine. (Source: Boy’s Life) Previously on Daily 70s Ad: … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: Raleigh Bicycles, ‘The Chopper’ (1970)

“We’ve put more teeth in the CHOPPER.” A bunch of troublesome bikers and their Choppers. Daily 70s Ad #340: Raleigh Bicycles, ‘The Chopper’ originally appeared in the December, 1970 issue of Boy’s Life magazine. (Source: Boy’s Life) Previously on Daily … Continue reading

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