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WVTV Channel 18 [Milwaukee, WI] - "Partial EBS Test" (1980)

Views: 2693

Here's a partial test of the Emergency Broadcasting System on an unknown station in the Milwaukee, Wisconsin area. The person was recording some Woody Woodpecker cartoons and although they cut out the commercials they did decide to record most of the EBS test. It's pretty simple, consisting only of a single, rather discolored slide.

Did they have to traumatize kids by airing these tests during cartoons? It seems like they did the same thing in Chicago too from what I recall....

Cocoa Puffs - "Going Postal" (Commercial, 1980)

Views: 2095

Here's a commercial for Cocoa Puffs cereal by General Mills.

This aired on local Milwaukee TV in May 1980.

WISN Channel 12 - Movie 12 - "Penny Serenade" (Opening, 1980)

Views: 3477

Here's the opening to the Movie 12 presentation of "Penny Serenade" on WISN Channel 12 in Milwaukee.

Includes "Alcoholism: The Family Destroyer" PSA slide from "Project Eye Opener" at the beginning.

The movie open music is "Manhattan Skyline" by David Shire off the Saturday Night Fever soundtrack album.

Voiceover by ??

This aired on local Milwaukee TV early Tuesday, January 1st 1980 at about 12 midnight. (Not Chicago TV, but still c...

The Jan & Dean Story (Record Offer, 1980)

Views: 1876

Here's a record offer for The Jan & Dean Story by Imperial House records.

"The Group Has Changed..."

This aired on local Milwaukee TV in May 1980.

Kill Or Be Killed (Trailer For TV, 1980)

Views: 3563

Here's a theatrical movie trailer for TV for the film "Kill Or Be Killed".

"The Greatest Hollywood Martial Arts Movie Ever Made." Hmm...

This aired on local Milwaukee TV in May 1980.

The Magic Box With Marshall Brodien (Commercial, 1979)

Views: 5256

Here's a neat commercial for The Magic Box with Marshall Brodien (Wizzo of Bozo's Circus fame)

Only $3.98 - available at all Walgreens.

Ending Voiceover by ??

"Most magic tricks are easy, once you know the secret..."

This aired on local Milwaukee TV on Sunday, December 23rd 1979. (Not Chicago TV, but still cool!)

WVTV Channel 18 - "One Moment Please" (1980)

Views: 2967

Here's a technical difficulty moment from an airing of Lost in Space on WVTV Channel 18 in Milwuakee. Here the film breaks or something and you see a "One Moment Please" slide with their stylized 18 logo for a few seconds before they cut to a Golden Grahams cereal commercial.

This aired on local Milwaukee TV in the Summer of 1980.

Golden Grahams - "Beach Volleyball" (Commercial #1, 1981)

Views: 2751

Here's a commercial for Golden Grahams cereal. There was a slightly revised version a year later.

Featuring Missy Gold (Tracy Gold's younger sister). Missy starred in the 80's sitcom Benson.

This aired on local Milwaukee TV in the Summer of 1980.

Princess Play Cosmetics By Mego (Commercial, 1980)

Views: 1824

Here's a commercial for Princess "play cosmetics" makeup by Mego.


This aired on local Milwaukee TV in May 1980.