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70s Spots: Maxwell House Coffee (Margaret Hamilton, 1976)

“Good to the last drop.” Yesterday, we gulped down some decaffeinated coffee. Today, we’ll add some caffeine with a pair of Maxwell House spots from 1976. These commercials star Margaret Hamilton who you’ll remember as the iconic Wicked Witch of … Continue reading

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70s Spots: Brim Decaffeinated Coffee (1976)

“You won’t believe it’s decaffeinated.” Let’s fill our commercial cup to the rim today, yes, you guessed it – with Brim. Here’s two spots produced in 1976 featuring Brim decaf coffee and Mr. Cooper and his Super Market. Why is … Continue reading

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70s Spots: Sanka Coffee (Robert Young) & Kawasaki Motorcycles (1976)

“Maybe it’s the coffee you should be drinking.” 1976 time! Here’s a Sanka decaf coffee spot starring Robert Young of Marcus Welby, M.D. and Father Knows Best fame. He’s not a coffee drinker, but he plays one on TV. Or … Continue reading

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70s Spots: Maxwell House ‘A.D.C.’ Coffee (1978)

“Good to the last drop.” You’ve had your toast (see previous spot), now it’s time for a nice cup of coffee. Here’s the Wicked Witch of the West, Margaret Hamilton, to serve it up. Hamilton starred as Cora the shopkeeper … Continue reading

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70s Spots: Sanka Coffee (1972)

“If it’s going to be one of those days.” This spot for Sanka decaffeinated coffee features a slice of hectic morning life. See if you don’t smile at the last line. I did. The commercial aired in May of 1972. … Continue reading

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70s Spots: Folger’s Coffee ‘Three Spoon Test’ (1974)

“Tastes as rich as it looks.” Here’s a Folger’s Instant Coffee commercial that began a series of “Three Spoon Tests.” The spot aired in 1974. Just look at those shining crystals! Folger’s Coffee ‘3 Spoon Test’ Commercial, 1974 Previously on … Continue reading

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