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70s Spots: Toys ‘R’ Us & Long John Silver’s (1978)

“When you think of toys – think of Toys ‘R’ Us!” We’re celebrating the 40th anniversary of 1978 this year – so, let’s get off to a hearty start with a pair of vintage commercials. First, a good find for … Continue reading

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70s Spots: Long John Silver’s ‘Pirate’s Dozen’ (1977)

“Bring a big appetite, but don’t bring a lot of money.” Greetings, me hearties! The actor playing the lead pirate in this Long John Silver’s spot looks and sounds like Richard B. Shull (Holmes & Yo-Yo). If it isn’t him, … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Spot: Long John Silver’s ‘Wednesday Shrimp Sale’ (1978)

“That’s right, mateys!” Let’s chow down on our Daily 70s Spot. Here’s a Long John Silver’s commercial featuring the “Wednesday Shrimp Sale.” There’s some fine acting in this one. Enjoy! Spot aired in 1978. Daily 70s Spot #274: Long John … Continue reading

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