Tag Archives: 70s Culture

Rad Ads: Florence Henderson, ‘Conversations’ Record (1970)

Here’s a rare find for Brady Bunch fans. An ad for Florence Henderson’s Decca single “Conversations” from February of 1970. Grab a listen to the record below. Florence Henderson: ‘Conversations’ (1970) Previously on Rad Ads: Tri-Sport 3-Wheel Vehicle (1971) More … Continue reading

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March 22, 1977: A Tuesday to Remember (40th Anniversary Repeat)

(*Note: I’m re-running this post from 2012 today as it’s now a 40th anniversary look-back.) In honor of my wife’s birthday, March 22nd, let’s grab a year out of the 1970s and see what occurred on this fine day. 1977 … Continue reading

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School Movies: ‘Halloween Safety’ (1977)

“Don’t stop in the middle of the street for any reason.” Happy Halloween Weekend, everyone! You may be ready for a wild bout of frantic trick or treating this Monday, but are you keeping safety in mind before you venture … Continue reading

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Rad Ads: Tri-Sport 3-Wheel Vehicle (1971)

“Gentle, gentle footsteps – wouldn’t mash a marshmallow.” Crazy, baby! Tri-Sport 3-Wheel Vehicle originally appeared in the November 1971 issue of Popular Science magazine. (Source: Popular Science) Previously on Rad Ads: ‘The Owl And The Pussycat’

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Rad Ads: ‘The Owl And The Pussycat’ (1970)

“…No longer a story for children.” Starring Barbra Streisand and George Segal with a screenplay by Buck Henry. The Owl And The Pussycat originally appeared in the November 02 1970 issue of New York magazine. (Source: New York) Previously on … Continue reading

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Rad Ads: Huffy ‘Adventure’ Bike (1970)

“Make it a Huffy.” Gender stereotyping in 1970 action. Huffy ‘Adventure’ Bike originally appeared in the November 6, 1970 edition of LIFE magazine. (Source: LIFE) Previously on Rad Ads: Schwinn BMX! (1976)

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