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Alien Action Figure (Commercial, 1979)

Views: 2597

Why they would make a kid's toy for this R rated movie is beyond me - but here it is, the stuff of nightmares - an action figure for kids, based on the creature from the the movie Alien.

Still, you have to admit that the thing is pretty wicked cool. :-)

This aired on local Chicago TV on Thursday, November 22nd 1979.

Sweet Pickles - "Circle The Bus" (Commercial, 1983)

Views: 2727

Here's another commercial for the Sweet Pickles books for kids. This one does feature a bus, but it's not a real bus - just cardboard. Also, it doesn't have the Sweet Pickles jingle - that must have come later.

This aired on local Chicago TV on Friday, January 7th 1983.

Bubblicious Gum - "Rock Group" (Commercial, 1980)

Views: 1384

Here is one of those trippy animated commercials for Bubblicious gum. This one features kids in a rock group flying off into space. Wow. Far out, man.

"The ultimate bubble has the ultimate flavors - Regular, Wild Strawberry, and Juicy Orange." Woo.

This aired on local Chicago TV on Sunday, March 23nd, 1980.

WFLD Channel 32 - He-Man (Commercial Break #8, 1987)

Views: 1878

Here is a commercial break from He-Man on WFLD Channel 32 from 1987. Includes:

He-Man Orko bumper

The Real Ghostbusters promo (yet again)

Cheerios (Unsinkable Taste)

Scribble Stix by Coleco Kids (again)

Dick Van Dyke Fire Prevention PSA - "Have 2 Ways Out" - Learn Not to Burn (again)

Popeye PSA - "Childproofing Your Household" (jeez, how many of these PSAs were there?)

He-Man Orko bumper

Super Mr. Potato Head (Commercial, 1980)

Views: 2361

Here's a commercial for the Super Mr. Potato Head by Hasbro's "Romper Room" line. You can make either a Mr. Potato Head or a Lady Potato Head with the various accessories at your disposal.

This is the classic one, which includes the pipe. Remember when they got rid of the pipe later because they thought it encouraged kids to smoke?

"Comes with everything you see here."

This aired on local Chicago TV on Thursday, February 7th 1980.

Tough Wheels (Commercial, 1982?)

Views: 243

Tough Wheels by Kidco

Lucky Charms - "Lucky and the Three Bears" (Commercial, 1981)

Views: 814

Here's a commercial for Lucky Charms cereals, with Lucky the Leprechaun (the voice of the late Arthur Anderson, who ironically wasn't even remotely of Irish descent) conjuring up a cottage to evade the kids out for his Lucky Charms - and ending up losing it anyway, to the Three Bears of Goldilocks fame.

(C) 1981 General Mills, Inc.

This aired on local Chicago TV on Monday, November 23rd 1981.

CBS Network - "Saturday's The Place" (Promo, 1984)

Views: 1355

Here's a CBS Network promo for The Get Along Gang as part of their "Saturday's The Place" campaign. Also includes a CBS "Eye" Station ID.

Promo voiceover by Rick Dees. Network ID voiceover by Wally King.

This aired on local Chicago TV in the Fall of 1984.

WFLD Channel 32 - He-Man & The Masters Of The Universe (Commercial Break #1, 1988)

Views: 1928

Here is Commercial Break #1 from He-Man on WFLD Channel 32. Includes:

He-Man Orko bumper

WFLD promo for The Real Ghostbusters

Showbiz Pizza - "An Afternoon with Dad"

Love-a-Bye Baby

Dick Van Dyke Fire Prevention PSA - "Have 2 Ways Out" - Learn Not to Burn

WFLD Popeye PSA - "Germs" (Starting kids down the road to OCD)

He-Man Orko bumper (return)

This aired on local Chicago T...