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Talro Insurance with Roland Harper (Commercial, 1982)
Here's a commercial for Talro Insurance featuring Chicago Bears player Roland Harper.
"Talk to Talro"
This aired on local Chicago TV on Saturday, September 25th 1982.
WMAQ Channel 5 - NewsCenter5 At 10pm - "Soderholm Profile" (1977)
Here's an excerpt of NewsCenter5 on WMAQ Channel 5 with the Sports report by Tim Weigel, including a profile of Chicago White Sox third baseman Eric Soderholm. You also get to see a brief appearance of anchor Ron Hunter at the beginning and end.
This aired on local Chicago TV on Thursday, August 4th 1977 during the 10pm to 10:30pm timeframe.
The Protector with Mike Ditka (Commercial, 1983)
Here's a commercial for The Protector Total New Car Protection system featuring legendary Chicago Bears coach Mike Ditka.
The Protector system features Rustproofing, Fabric-Shield and Paint-Shield.
This aired on local Chicago TV on Tuesday, August 16th 1983.
La Preferida Foods With Harry Caray (Commercial, 1980)
What comes to mind when you think of Harry Caray? If you said Mexican Food products, you'd be correct! Here's a commercial for La Preferida Foods featuring the late, great Sox and Cubs broadcaster.
(Remember, "La Preferida" backwards is "Adireferp Al")
Question for everyone: "If you were a taco, and you were starving, would you eat yourself?" I know I would!
This aired on local Chicago TV early Saturday, September 20th 1980.
"New Coke Vs. Classic Coke" With William Perry & Jim McMahon (Commercial, 1986)
Here's a commercial for New Coke and Classic Coke starring William "Refrigerator" Perry and Jim McMahon of the Chicago Bears.
This aired on local Chicago TV on Sunday, January 26th 1986.
SportsChannel - The Sports Writers On TV (Part 5, 1991)
Here's an episode of The SportsWriters on TV, as aired on SportsChannel - one of the hosts of which we lost recently (Bill Gleason).
Featuring Bill Jauss of the Chicago Tribune, Rick Telander of Sports Illustrated, Bill Gleason from the South Bend, Indiana Tribune, and hosted by Ben Bentley.
In Part 5, they discuss a new study on lefties, and how it might affect Baseball.
SportsChannel ID promo for 76'ers Vs. Bulls - Easter...
WBBS Channel 60 - Lucha Libre (Promo, 1985)
Here's a promo in Spanish for Lucha Libre (wrestling). Sundays at 12am.
This promo aired on local Chicago TV on Sunday, June 9th 1985.
WBMX "Progressive" FM 103 (Commercial, 1980)
Here's a saucy commercial for WBMX - "Progressive" FM 103.
The call letters WBMX (standing for Black Music EXperience), were originally assigned to 102.7 on the FM dial in Oak Park/Chicago Illinois from 1973 to 1988. (That station frequency is now home to R&B station WVAZ - better known as V-103). In 1991, the call letters WBMX were assigned to 98.5 on the FM dial in the Boston area.
Contains some quick clips of the Chicago White Sox.
This aired o...
Cheker Gas with Gale Sayers (Commercial #2, 1981)
Here's another commercial for Cheker Gas (not Checker) featuring football legend Gale Sayers, here promoting their self-service stations. (The other Cheker ad featuring the onetime Chicago Bears gridiron great can be seen here.)
"Gas is good - price is right."
This aired on local Chicago TV on Sunday, September 27th 1981 during the 10:45pm to 11:15pm timeframe.