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Heinz - "We've Got Your Pickle" (Commercial, 1977)

Here's a commercial for Heinz Pickles.

Uh, this one would fall under the category "unintentionally hilarious".

This aired on local Detroit TV on Thursday, April 21st 1977 during the 8 to 9pm hour. (Not Chicago TV, but still cool!)

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Is it my imagination, or does the first kid in the ad look like the same one who later appeared in the 1981 film "A Christmas Story"?
Comment posted by W.B. on Friday, February 5th 2010 at 7:05am.

W.B. - I think Christmas Story came out in 1983, but I agree it does look like him a bit. I don't think it's him, but I could be wrong.
Comment posted by FuzzyMemories on Friday, February 5th 2010 at 2:48pm.

Um, who eats a pickle with a peanut butter and jelly sandwich?
Comment posted by Bertonator on Sunday, February 7th 2010 at 2:09am.

You would be surprised the things people eat with a pickle. Remember there are places who's specialty is fried whatever you can think of.
Comment posted by NuBnPrnc2k on Sunday, February 7th 2010 at 10:07am.

If it were 25 years older and in black and white, I'd say that kid is a young Ben Stein (back before he thought science was trying to kill him and / or steal his pickle).
Comment posted by AbeFroman on Monday, February 8th 2010 at 12:46am.

Is the singer of the jingle Florence Wagner?
Comment posted by Dth1971 on Friday, November 25th 2011 at 11:48pm.

Certainly wasn't Florence Warner, I'll say that . . .
Comment posted by W.B. on Saturday, November 26th 2011 at 6:38am.

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