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70s Spots: ‘Owen Marshall’ & ‘The Crooked Hearts’ ABC Promos (1972)

“Thursday nights – here on ABC.” A pair of ABC TV promos from November of 1972 for you today. First up, Owen Marshall, Counselor At Law starring Arthur Hill and Lee Majors. Majors eventually left the series to focus on … Continue reading

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70s Spots: ‘Happy Days’/’Laverne & Shirley’ ABC Promos (1978)

“Laverne & Shirley teach a slow learner some fast moves.” Tune in for a pair of ABC promos from the fall of 1978. Catch a spot from August ’78 for the Tuesday night line-up of; Happy Days, Laverne & Shirley, … Continue reading

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70s Spots: ‘Brady Bunch’ & ‘Partridge Family’ Promos (1971)

“Remember us? We’re the Brady family.” To start off the new week, I’ve got a couple of humdingers for you. ABC fall promos for The Brady Bunch and The Partridge Family. Both spots aired in November of 1971. Please enjoy, … Continue reading

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70s Spots: ‘Temperatures Rising’ ABC Promo (1972)

“James Whitmore finds his temperature rising…” Temperatures Rising ran on ABC from September 1972 to August 1974. The promo below aired not long after the sitcom’s debut in November of ’72. The show was later retooled for 1973 (The New … Continue reading

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70s Spots: Barbara Walters For Protein 21 Hairspray (1972)

“Protein 21 holds with body.” Here’s Barbara Walters promoting Protein 21 hairspray while leading into a commercial break on NBC’s The Today Show. The spot aired in May of 1972. Barbara Walters For Protein 21 Hairspray, 1972 Previously on 70s … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Spot #539: ‘Family’ ABC Promo (1976)

“Drunks need booze and I’m all out…” A very wonderful Friday to you, Bionic Crew! Here’s a promo for ABC’s drama series, Family. Somehow, throughout all of these years on the site, I’ve neglected to mention that I had a … Continue reading

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