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Show Toppers: ‘Flying High’ (1978)

By the great, grey strands of Howard Cosell’s toupee! It’s been much too long since we’ve flipped on the box for an episode of Show Toppers. Let’s dive right into another long-lost 1970s TV intro. Flying High ran on CBS … Continue reading

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Funshine Friday: ‘Space Academy’ (1977)

“Welcome to man’s most magnificent achievement in the conquest of space…” Filmation’s Space Academy originally aired on CBS beginning in September of 1977. 15, 30-minute episodes were produced. This short-lived sci fi series starred Jonathan Harris (Lost in Space) as … Continue reading

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Funshine Friday: ‘Tarzan, Lord Of The Jungle’ (Animated, 1976)

“This is my domain, and I protect those who come here; for I am Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle!” Filmation’s Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle originally aired Saturday mornings on CBS, beginning in September of 1976. 36 half-hour episodes were … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Spot: ‘The Last Resort’ CBS Promo (1979)

“Premiering Wednesdays – this fall, on CBS.” Here’s a quick Daily 70s Spot for your Saturday. A CBS promo for short-lived series, The Last Resort. Spot aired in September of 1979. The Last Resort starred Larry Breeding (d. 1982), Stephanie … Continue reading

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Show Toppers: ‘Struck by Lightning’ (1979)

Today on Show Toppers we have a real rarity. Give yourself a hearty pat on the back if you remember this one. Struck by Lightning originally ran Wednesday evenings on CBS from September to October, 1979. 11 episodes were filmed … Continue reading

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Show Toppers: ‘The American Girls’ (1978)

On this edition of Show Toppers we have a little-known series that aired briefly in the late 70s. The American Girls originally ran Saturday evenings on CBS from late September to early November, 1978. The hour-long drama about TV news … Continue reading

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