Tag Archives: 1976

70s Spots: H. Salt Fish & Chips & Ponderosa Restaurants (1976)

“You sure know your fish!” How goes your weekend? Is it time for lunch or dinner? If so, might I suggest a visit to either H. Salt Fish & Chips or the Ponderosa? Watch these two spots from January of … Continue reading

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70s Spots: ‘Adventures Of The Wilderness Family’ & ‘Goodbye Norma Jean’ (1976)

“The best motion picture you will see this year.” Well, it’s all subjective, I guess. On the projector today, we have two lesser-remembered movies and their TV promos. First, The Adventures of the Wilderness Family. After that, a story of … Continue reading

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(Holiday Repeat) Sing-A-Long: ‘Rudolph’s Shiny New Year’ – ‘Have A Happy New Year’ (1976)

Happy New Year everyone! I hope you have a wonderful 2017. Enjoy a Rankin/Bass holiday tradition/repeat from previous years. On behalf of myself and Bionic Disco, here’s wishing you a joyous and wonderful new year! Let’s celebrate with belting out … Continue reading

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70s Spots (Winter Holidays): ‘Christmas In Disneyland’ & ‘Santa Claus Is Comin’ To Town’ (1976 & ’79)

“Wednesday, it’s Christmas In Disneyland with all your favorite Disney characters.” Happy holidays, everyone! Here’s a double dose of ABC promos for you to open and enjoy. First up, we have a December 1976 spot for Christmas In Disneyland and … Continue reading

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70s Spots (Winter Holidays): Johnny Cash For Lionel Trains (Xmas, 1976)

“The big train for small hands.” As promised yesterday, here’s country singing sensation Johnny Cash for Lionel Trains. The spot aired in December of 1976. “I hear the train a comin’…It’s rolling round the bend…” Johnny Cash For Lionel Trains, … Continue reading

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70s Spots (Winter Holidays): BankAmericard (Visa) Holidays (1976)

“Today’s way to pay.” BankAmericard began phasing in the new name of “Visa” in 1976. However, it’s interesting to note that in this December, 1976 spot they’re still touting the BankAmericard moniker. Charge it below. BankAmericard (Visa) Holidays Commercial, 1976 … Continue reading

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