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70s Spots: Ford Granada ‘In Germany’ (1976)

“The new Ford Granada came to Germany to match the quiet of its ride with a $20,000 Mercedes-Benz.” The brave Ford Granada went to Bavaria to compare itself to Mercedes-Benz. According to this commercial from December, 1976 – it survived. … Continue reading

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70s Spots: Nature Valley Granola Bars (Moosie Drier, 1976)

“Snack…goes granola.” Let’s make this week a healthy one – with new, Nature Valley Granola Bars. Or rather, new for 1976. Keep your eyes peeled for ’70s child actor Moosie Drier, probably best-known for The Bob Newhart Show, and later, … Continue reading

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70s Spots: ’75 General Motors Compact Cars (1974)

“There may never be a better time to move to a GM compact.” On this lazy Sunday, we have another car commercial for you. Here we find General Motors showing off their line of upcoming compact vehicles for 1975; Chevrolet … Continue reading

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70s Spots: Chevy – ‘Baseball, Hot Dogs & Apple Pie’ (1974)

“America – what do you love best?” Here’s a real summertime in America treat for ya. It’s Chevy with their “Baseball, Hot Dogs, Apple Pie & Chevrolet” theme song. The commercial aired on the last day of 1974. Chevy: ‘Baseball, … Continue reading

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70s Spots: Florigold Grapefruit (1972)

“Florida’s finest. A discriminating grapefruit.” Here’s a mildly funny spot for Florigold Grapefruit. A wealthy fruit seeker and her servants round-up the “finest” grapefruits in the grove. The commercial aired in May of 1972. Florigold Grapefruit Commercial, 1972 Previously on … Continue reading

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70s Spots: Wonder Bread ‘Fresh Guys’ (1972)

“One squeeze tells you why people call us The Fresh Guys.” Time to grab a few 70s mascots by the package and squeeze for freshness! It’s all on display in this spot for Wonder Bread from May of 1972. I … Continue reading

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