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Classic TV Commercials uploaded by HappySwordsman
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1,166
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3.6M
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Public domain commercials uploaded by user with username HappySwordsman, with emphasis on 1950s/1960s commercials. This also includes videos compiled a particular theme ("1950s commercials (misc)" series, etc) Most of these are taken directly from the shows they originally aired in, and most of these shows have also been uploaded in the section Classic TV uploaded by HappySwordsman . The commercials uploaded include filmed commercials as well as live commercials.
Topics: tevlevision, commercials, 1950s, 1960s, Emperor
Classic TV uploaded by HappySwordsman
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884
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1.4M
VIEWS
collection
eye 1.4M
Classic television programming uploaded by user with username HappySwordsman, with emphasis on 1950s programming, but also a small amount of late-1940s and early-1960s programming. Virtually all programming in this section is public domain, though if I made any mistakes in regards to copyright, please let me know. Most of the programming in this section is from the United States, though there is a small amount of British programming in this section, and a tiny amount of Australian TV.
Topics: classic tv, television, Emperor, 1950s
Classic TV Commercials
movies
eye 453,281
favorite 62
comment 12
Classic Television Commercials
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 12 reviews )
Topic: Classic Television Commercials
CNN
movies
eye 303,924
favorite 6
comment 0
News/Business.
Topics: CNN Live at Daybreak, Television Program
Source: DISH Network > FutureTel NS320 > tail -c +437489664 V08528-24.mpg; cat V08528-28.mpg; cat V08528-32.mpg; bytes V08527-04.mpg 0 306846719
WRC (NBC)
movies
eye 296,683
favorite 3
comment 0
News/Business. (2001) Jack Welch; Richard Hack; Tracey Ullman; Leland Gregory; Mark Bittman. (CC) (Stereo)
Topics: Today, Television Program
Source: Antenna > FutureTel NS320 > tail -c +874639360 V08556-22.mpg; cat V08556-26.mpg; cat V08556-30.mpg; cat V08546-02.mpg; cat V08546-06.mpg; bytes V08546-10.mpg 0 141017087
Classic TV Commercials uploaded by Vinnie Rattolle
collection
115
ITEMS
235,086
VIEWS
collection
eye 235,086
Public domain commercials from the '50s-'80s uploaded by user "Vinnie Rattolle," with an emphasis on celebrities and animation.
Topics: Classic TV Commercials, Vinne Rattolle
WJLA (ABC)
movies
eye 234,745
favorite 0
comment 0
Series/Special. (2001) Joan Rivers; Camut Band; child inventors. (CC) (Stereo)
Topics: Live With Regis and Kelly, Television Program
Source: Antenna > FutureTel NS320 > tail -c +740476928 V08546-05.mpg; cat V08546-09.mpg; bytes V08546-13.mpg 0 137990143
AZT
movies
eye 234,135
favorite 0
comment 0
News/Business.
Topics: Noticiario Hechos, Television Program
Source: Dish Network > FutureTel NS320 > tail -c +320580608 V08387-26.mpg; cat V08387-29.mpg; cat V08387-32.mpg; bytes V08558-03.mpg 0 963215359
Classic TV
by NBC
movies
eye 163,287
favorite 3
comment 0
Set in Nevada in the 1860's, Bonanza chronicled the adventures of the Cartwright family who owned a large ranch called The Ponderosa. Ben Cartwright and his three sons, Adam, Hoss, and Joe fought for what was just and decent in a time where lawlessness was common. The widowed patriarch Ben Cartwright had three sons, each by a different wife: the oldest was the urbane architect Adam Cartwright, who built the ranch house. The second was the warm and lovable giant Eric, better known by his...
Topics: Bonanza, Westerns, Classic TV, Classic Television, Color, Public Domain
WUSA (CBS)
movies
eye 154,175
favorite 0
comment 0
News/Business.
Topics: 9 Eyewitness News at 9am, Television Program
Source: Antenna > FutureTel NS320 > tail -c +743600128 V08546-03.mpg; cat V08546-07.mpg; bytes V08546-11.mpg 0 141139967
Classic TV
movies
eye 153,968
favorite 27
comment 15
Episode of the popular 50's TV series "You Bet Your Life" starring Groucho Marx. Complete with DeSoto commercials.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 15 reviews )
Topics: Classic TV, Groucho Marx, 50's Television, Fifties
NHK
movies
eye 145,854
favorite 0
comment 0
From PAS9 58w
Topics: Japan, Television Program
Source: Free to air C-Band satellite > FutureTel NS320 > bytes V08551-06.mpg 128855040 901550079
Classic TV Commercials
movies
eye 137,075
favorite 43
comment 3
1960 Presidential Campaign Election Commercials John F Kennedy, Richard M Nixon
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Presidential Campaign Ads, John F Kennedy, Richard M Nixon, Election Commercials, 1960, Classic TV
NEWSW
movies
eye 126,421
favorite 0
comment 0
News. (CC)
Topics: Need to Know, Television Program
Source: Bell ExpressVu > FutureTel NS320 > tail -c +56311808 V08515-09.mpg; bytes V08515-13.mpg 0 528492543
Classic TV Commercials uploaded by HappySwordsman
movies
eye 125,415
favorite 5
comment 0
A 1954 commercial for RDX diet pills. Yes, this kind of snake oil also existed in the 1950s.
Topics: Classic TV Commercial, Advertising, Advertisement, 1950s, 50s, Fifties, Diet Pills, RDX, 1954
NTV
movies
eye 119,792
favorite 0
comment 0
Series/Special.
Topics: Chelovek v prohodnom dvore, Television Program
Source: Dish Network > FutureTel NS320 > tail -c +520823808 V08527-06.mpg; cat V08527-10.mpg; bytes V08527-14.mpg 0 176773119
Classic TV Commercials uploaded by HappySwordsman
movies
eye 114,934
favorite 4
comment 0
A 1956 commercial for the Kodak Signet 40 camera, which used 35mm film.
Topics: Classic TV Commercial, 1950s, 1956, Kodak, Camera
CNN
movies
eye 114,757
favorite 0
comment 0
News/Business. (CC)
Topics: Burden of Proof, Television Program
Source: DISH Network > FutureTel NS320 > tail -c +346268672 V08527-24.mpg; bytes V08527-28.mpg 0 45545471
Classic TV Commercials uploaded by HappySwordsman
movies
eye 114,148
favorite 8
comment 0
An early 1953 commercial for Lucky Strike cigarettes, consisting of a close-up of a woman (Dorothy Collins) pitching the product. (this commercial may have also aired in 1952)
Topics: Classic TV Commercial, Advertising, Advertisement, 1950s, 50s, Fifties, Lucky Strike, 1953
Sugar Rice Krinkles
collection
17
ITEMS
113,758
VIEWS
by Duke University Libraries
collection
eye 113,758
AdViews is a digital archive of thousands of vintage television commercials dating from the 1950s to the 1980s. These commercials were created or collected by the ad agency Benton & Bowles or its successor, D'Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles (DMB&B).
Topics: commercials, advertising, duke university
Classic TV
by Jack Chertok
movies
eye 112,675
favorite 37
comment 14
Pilot for the Lone Ranger TV Series. September 15th 1949.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 14 reviews )
Topics: Lone Ranger, Tonto, Western, Jay Silverheels, Clayton Moore
Texaco
collection
392
ITEMS
106,812
VIEWS
by Duke University Libraries
collection
eye 106,812
AdViews is a digital archive of thousands of vintage television commercials dating from the 1950s to the 1980s. These commercials were created or collected by the ad agency Benton & Bowles or its successor, D'Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles (DMB&B).
Topics: commercials, advertising, duke university
Classic TV Commercials uploaded by HappySwordsman
movies
eye 105,831
favorite 4
comment 1
A 1959 commercial for Black Flag "insect bomb" (fly spray). "Black Flag Dead".
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Classic TV Commercial, 1950s, Advertising, Advertisement, Fly Spray, 1959
Classic TV Commercials uploaded by HappySwordsman
movies
eye 104,594
favorite 2
comment 0
A 1961 commercial for Sani-Flush, which almost shows a toilet.
Topics: Classic TV Commercial, 1960s, 60s, Sixties, Old, Toilet, Not edible, 1961, Cleaner, Cleaning
Classic TV Commercials uploaded by HappySwordsman
movies
eye 102,265
favorite 9
comment 0
An amusing and humorous commercial for the now-defunct Fresh deodorant. The commercial spoofs the female stereotypes of the era.
Topics: Classic TV Commercial, 1962, Deodorant, 1960s, 60s, Secretary, Comedy, Female, Gender roles
Classic TV
movies
eye 102,071
favorite 33
comment 9
Beverly Hillbillies Ep01 The Clampetts Strike Oil
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 9 reviews )
Topics: Beverly Hillbillies, Classic TV
Classic TV Commercials uploaded by Vinnie Rattolle
by Kellogg's
movies
eye 101,167
favorite 5
comment 1
A teacher takes her students on a corn-field trip to meet Tony the Tiger in this 1976 cereal commercial.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: 1970s, 70s, Kellogg's Cereal, Cereal, animation, Tony the Tiger, Thurl Ravenscroft
Classic TV
by Sheldon Reynolds
movies
eye 99,878
favorite 39
comment 6
The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes "The Case of Lady Beryl" Originally aired October 25, 1954. Lady Beryl admits to a crime she did not commit. Holmes not only reveals the true murderer, but Lady Beryl's motive for lying about the crime.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Topics: Sherlock Holmes, classic television, Sheldon Reynolds, mystery
Classic TV Commercials uploaded by HappySwordsman
movies
eye 98,252
favorite 0
comment 0
A classic commercial for Wheaties. Sound quality is below my usual standards.
Topics: Classic TV Commercial, Wheaties
Classic TV Commercials
movies
eye 95,864
favorite 81
comment 23
Batteries Not Included is a film that I put together early this year, after I made the film I did not know what to do with it because it is so much different than the Experimental art films that I am most known for doing. I decided to release this film on the internet and I thought the best place to do this would be right here on the Internet Archives. About the Film: Almost as long as I have been a filmmaker I have also been a film collector. I have for many years wanted to assemble a...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 23 reviews )
Topics: Toy Commercials, vintage television commercial, Third Eye Cinema, Classic TV, pop culture
Sugar Rice Krinkles
by Duke University Libraries
movies
eye 95,282
favorite 8
comment 4
Food and Beverage
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Source: 9cf81367-2674-422c-96d7-151d3a0f4ab
Classic TV Commercials uploaded by HappySwordsman
movies
eye 94,888
favorite 5
comment 0
A 1960 commercial for "Off" insect repellent.
Topics: Classic TV Commercial, 1960s, 60s, Sixties, Advertising, Advertisement
WUSA (CBS)
movies
eye 91,600
favorite 1
comment 0
News/Business.
Topics: 9 Eyewitness News at 5pm, Television Program
Source: Antenna > FutureTel NS320 > tail -c +220928000 V08553-19.mpg; bytes V08553-23.mpg 0 693226495
BBC World
movies
eye 89,439
favorite 0
comment 0
News. International issues.
Topics: BBC World News, Television Program
Source: Bell ExpressVu > FutureTel NS320 > bytes V08591-16.mpg 138265600 907855871
IRAQ
movies
eye 87,399
favorite 0
comment 0
From NSS806 40.5w
Topics: Iraq Satellite Channel, Television Program
Source: Free to air Ku-Band satellite > FutureTel NS320 > tail -c +481886208 V08558-16.mpg; bytes V08558-19.mpg 0 180682751
Classic TV
movies
eye 84,707
favorite 25
comment 8
Jackie Gleason on segment of the popular 50's TV series "Cavalcade of Stars", doing a sketch called "The Honeymooners", which was later turned into a sitcom. "Cavalcade of Stars" started in 1949 and quickly became one of the most popular shows on The DuMont Television Network. Jackie Gleason was the 3rd and most popular host of the series. "The Honeymooners" started as a series of sketches, and later became a classic CBS sitcom still shown in syndication...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews )
Topics: Jackie Gleason, The Honeymooners, Cavalcade of Stars, 50's TV, 1950's Television, Classic TV,...
Classic TV Commercials uploaded by HappySwordsman
movies
eye 84,627
favorite 4
comment 0
Another 1950 commercial for Camel cigarettes. This one features a jingle. It just amazes me that we can watch a commercial from over 60 years ago.
Topics: Classic TV Commercial, 1950s, 50s, Fifties, Advertising, Advertisement, 1950
BBC World
movies
eye 82,924
favorite 0
comment 0
News. International issues.
Topics: BBC World News, Television Program
Source: Bell ExpressVu > FutureTel NS320 > tail -c +399155200 V08515-24.mpg; bytes V08515-28.mpg 0 96020479
Classic TV
movies
eye 82,767
favorite 37
comment 5
This Is Your Life Laurel And Hardy This is The only time they appeared together on live television.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: This Is Your Life, Laurel and Hardy, Classic TV
Classic TV Commercials uploaded by HappySwordsman
movies
eye 81,956
favorite 6
comment 1
An obnoxious 1962 commercial for Green Mint mouthwash. Helen isn't being invited to parties because she has bad breath...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Classic TV Commercial, 1960s, 60s, Advertising, Advertisement, Obnoxious, Annoying, Mouthwash, 1962
Classic TV Commercials uploaded by HappySwordsman
movies
eye 77,611
favorite 8
comment 0
A 1962 commercial for cancer-causing Salem cigarettes.
Topics: Classic TV Commercial, Causes Cancer, 1962, 1960s, Cigarette, Cigarettes
Post Cereals
collection
182
ITEMS
77,388
VIEWS
by Duke University Libraries
collection
eye 77,388
AdViews is a digital archive of thousands of vintage television commercials dating from the 1950s to the 1980s. These commercials were created or collected by the ad agency Benton & Bowles or its successor, D'Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles (DMB&B).
Topics: commercials, advertising, duke university
Classic TV
movies
eye 76,730
favorite 24
comment 3
A eight minute episode of BatMan to introduce Bat Girl. The ratings at this were low and Yvonne Craig as Bat Girl was there to boost the ratings. This "episode" was shown to the "suits" of 20th century fox and never aired. I figure it's PD.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topic: Bat Man-Bat Girl-comics-20th Century Fox-Unaired Pilot
CNN
movies
eye 74,418
favorite 3
comment 0
News/Business. (CC)
Topics: CNN Live This Morning, Television Program
Source: DISH Network > FutureTel NS320 > tail -c +306846720 V08527-04.mpg; cat V08527-08.mpg; cat V08527-12.mpg; cat V08527-16.mpg; bytes V08527-20.mpg 0 646626303
Classic TV Commercials uploaded by HappySwordsman
movies
eye 72,054
favorite 5
comment 0
A "Live" 1953 commercial for Kix Cereal. This is taken directly from an episode of "Ding Dong School", which can also be downloaded on the internet archive. The host of the show, who to an extent had creative control, insisted that only products that were beneficial to children could be advertised on the program. This is a long commercial, but there were only two commercials during the entire 30-minute broadcast. See complete broadcast here: Ding Dong School
Topics: Cereal, Food, Edible, 1950s, 50s, Fifties, Classic TV Commercial, Classic Television, Live...
Classic TV
by NBC
movies
eye 70,569
favorite 2
comment 2
Set in Nevada in the 1860's, Bonanza chronicled the adventures of the Cartwright family who owned a large ranch called The Ponderosa. Ben Cartwright and his three sons, Adam, Hoss, and Joe fought for what was just and decent in a time where lawlessness was common. The widowed patriarch Ben Cartwright had three sons, each by a different wife: the oldest was the urbane architect Adam Cartwright, who built the ranch house. The second was the warm and lovable giant Eric, better known by his...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Bonanza, Westerns, Classic TV, Classic Television, Color, Public Domain
Classic TV
by Aaron Spelling
movies
eye 70,167
favorite 37
comment 4
This well done TV Movie, starring Richard Pryor, Rosie Greer, Billy Dee Williams, and Stephen Boyd, depicts racist attitudes toward black soldiers in World War Two. Richard Pryor gives a fine performance as does the rest of the cast.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: action, drama, World War Two, Richard Pryor
Utica Club Beer
collection
58
ITEMS
68,032
VIEWS
by Duke University Libraries
collection
eye 68,032
AdViews is a digital archive of thousands of vintage television commercials dating from the 1950s to the 1980s. These commercials were created or collected by the ad agency Benton & Bowles or its successor, D'Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles (DMB&B).
Topics: commercials, advertising, duke university
Classic TV
movies
eye 65,987
favorite 21
comment 3
An old interview of Bruce Lee. The episode was filmed in 1971 and got losed, in 1994 they found it and aired the episode as a tv special under ''Bruce Lee: The Lost Interview''. All American pictures made before 1989 without a copyright renewel fell in the public domain,Because this interview was lost for so long it never gotten a copyright renewel. So it is automaticly public domain.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Bruce Lee, Documentary, Martial Arts, Interview, Pierre Berton, Television
Classic TV
by Sheldon Reynolds
movies
eye 65,349
favorite 33
comment 7
The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes "The Case of the Cunningham Heritage" Originally aired October 18, 1954. Holmes unravels the mystery surrounding the death of Mr. Cunningham, a gentleman whose fiancée was found by his body with a knife in her hand. This television episode marks the first filmed meeting between Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson. Based on "A Study in Scarlet" and very loosely "The Adventure of the Reigate Squires/Puzzle."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews )
Topics: Sherlock Holmes, classic television, Sheldon Reynolds, mystery
Classic TV Commercials uploaded by HappySwordsman
movies
eye 64,962
favorite 1
comment 0
Three 1954 commercials for Welch's Family Wine, a "kosher" wine. I don't normally upload live commercials, but due to the rarity of these 3 commercials I decided to upload them as separate files (they come from the sole surviving episode of "On Your Way", which can also be downloaded from the Internet Archive).
Topics: Classic TV Commercial, Classic TV Commercials, Live Commercial, Live Commercials, Old, Wine, Booze,...
Classic TV Commercials
movies
eye 64,333
favorite 16
comment 4
Another curious example of 1950's advertising, in this case a promo for the UNIVAC computer, produced by Remington Rand. This commercial interestingly aired on the CBS Television Network on 5 February 1956, during a light panel show.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: Classic TV, Television, 50s, 50's, 1950s, 1950's, Fifties, Commercial, Advertising, Computer,...
Classic TV
movies
eye 63,915
favorite 53
comment 23
Sergeant Friday investigates the destruction of a movie theater by a gang a teenagers! The cops find a small box containing marijuana and put two-and-two togetherâ¦the reefer is making the kids go wild! Turns out that teenage Johnny is pushing weed, yellow jackets, goof balls and "H." His friend tells the policeâbut it's too late...Johnny takes a hot shot and ODs!
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 23 reviews )
Topics: dragnet, drugs, classic television, film noir, crime
Source: 16mm sydication print
Classic TV
movies
eye 63,601
favorite 35
comment 6
No Time For Sergeants chronicles the comedic misadventures of a country bumpkin named Will Stockdale, brilliantly protrayed by Andy Griffith, who is drafted into the U.S. Army during World War II and assigned to the United States Army Air Forces. Andy Griffith went on to play the same character in the Broadway version and in a movie of the same name, which he became famous for and made him a star. No Time For Sergeants The U.S. Steel Hour March 15th, 1955 Starring: Will Stockdale......Andy...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Topics: US Steel Hour, Public Domain, Classic TV, Andy Griffith, Kinescope, Live TV, Live Television,...
Classic TV Commercials uploaded by HappySwordsman
movies
eye 61,999
favorite 14
comment 2
An old, classic commercial for Aunt Jemima pancakes from around 1967. With jingle, but has poor color-quality.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Classic TV, Television, Commercial, Commercials, Advertising, 60s, 60's, 1960s, 1960's, Sixties,...
Classic TV Commercials uploaded by HappySwordsman
movies
eye 57,879
favorite 0
comment 0
A 1952 commercial for Kellogg's Shredded Wheat.
Topics: Classic TV Commercial, Television, 1950s, 50s, Fifties, Advertising, Advertisement, 1952
Classic TV Commercials
movies
eye 55,969
favorite 2
comment 3
A Classic 1950's Commercial for Post's Sugar Crisps. Cheap, but cute. DISCLAIMER: This video does not represent the quality of major Hollywood cartoons of the time. Nor does it represent the quality of major Tele-cartoons of the time ("Clutch Cargo" didn't air until several years after this commercial, so it doesn't count. Then again, "Clutch Cargo" was already crap by the standards of it's time). Heck, it stinks by the standards of most advertising cartoons of the time....
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Classic TV, Television, 50s, 50's, 1950s, 1950's, Fifties, Vintage, Classic Commercial, Classic...
The Video Cellar Collection
by Moe Howard
movies
eye 54,175
favorite 31
comment 10
This is a failed pilot for a "Three Stooges" TV show. The concept of the show was that the Stooges would try a new profession each show. In this episode they are interior decorators. Features Moe, Larry and Shemp
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 10 reviews )
Topics: Classic TV, The Three Stooges, Larry Fine, Moe Howard, Shemp Howard, Failed Pilot, Kinoscope
Classic TV Commercials
movies
eye 53,491
favorite 9
comment 4
A 5th Classic Commercial for Coca-Cola, this time from 20/January/1955. This charming commercial aired LIVE on NBC-TV. This commercial also features jingle. The complete telecast can be found elsewhere on the Internet Archive.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: Classic TV, Television, 50s, 50's, 1950s, 1950's, Fifties, Commercial, Commercials, Advertising,...
Classic TV
by NBC
movies
eye 53,408
favorite 1
comment 1
Set in Nevada in the 1860s, Bonanza chronicled the adventures of the Cartwright family who owned a large ranch called The Ponderosa. Ben Cartwright and his three sons, Adam, Hoss, and Joe fought for what was just and decent in a time where lawlessness was common. The widowed patriarch Ben Cartwright had three sons, each by a different wife: the oldest was the urbane architect Adam Cartwright, who built the ranch house. The second was the warm and lovable giant Eric, better known by his nickname...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Bonanza, Classic TV, Classic Television, Westerns, Color, Public Domain
Classic TV Commercials uploaded by HappySwordsman
movies
eye 52,458
favorite 2
comment 0
Aired 1957, here's three commercials for the ill-fated Edsel car (1958 model year?), which despite some innovative features ended up being a major commercial failure. The car is considered a sought-after classic today. This was back when a 60-minute show often had less than 10 minutes of commercials, but the commercials were often all for the same company!
Topics: Edsel, Car, Automobile, 1950s, 50s, Fifties, Flop, Flops, 1957, 1958, Commercial, Commercials,...
Classic TV
movies
eye 52,328
favorite 11
comment 1
Beverly Hillbillies Ep02 Getting Settled
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Beverly Hillbillies, Classic TV
Classic TV
by NBC
movies
eye 51,992
favorite 0
comment 1
Set in Nevada in the 1860's, Bonanza chronicled the adventures of the Cartwright family who owned a large ranch called The Ponderosa. Ben Cartwright and his three sons, Adam, Hoss, and Joe fought for what was just and decent in a time where lawlessness was common. The widowed patriarch Ben Cartwright had three sons, each by a different wife: the oldest was the urbane architect Adam Cartwright, who built the ranch house. The second was the warm and lovable giant Eric, better known by his...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Bonanza, Westerns, Classic TV, Classic Television, Color, Public Domain
Classic TV
by George E. Foley
movies
eye 50,939
favorite 24
comment 6
From the live tv anthology series Tales of Tomorrow. After a customer is overly eager to buy a crystal egg, an antique shop owner does the only logical thing: takes it to the chairman of Cambridge's physics department (played by Thomas Mitchell, Uncle Billy from It's a Wonderful Life), who discovers the egg's secret. From a story by H. G. Wells More info at the IMDB . Upload courtesy of Inventing Situations . Hopefully in the public domain.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Topics: H. G. Wells, scifi, live tv, television, tv, tales of tomorrow, Thomas Mitchell
Classic TV Commercials
movies
eye 50,883
favorite 7
comment 3
A classic car commercial for the 1955 DeSoto. Partially animated.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Classic TV, Television, 1950s, 1950's, 50s, 50's, Fifties, Commercial, Commercials, Advertising,...
Classic TV Commercials uploaded by HappySwordsman
movies
eye 50,069
favorite 6
comment 0
A 1952 commercial for Chesterfield cigarettes. The picture quality is bad, but not as bad as the commercial itself...terrible, just terrible.
Topics: Classic TV Commercial, Terrible, 1950s, Advertising, Advertisement, Cigarette, Cigarettes, 1952,...
Classic TV
by NBC
movies
eye 49,226
favorite 0
comment 1
Set in Nevada in the 1860's, Bonanza chronicled the adventures of the Cartwright family who owned a large ranch called The Ponderosa. Ben Cartwright and his three sons, Adam, Hoss, and Joe fought for what was just and decent in a time where lawlessness was common. The widowed patriarch Ben Cartwright had three sons, each by a different wife: the oldest was the urbane architect Adam Cartwright, who built the ranch house. The second was the warm and lovable giant Eric, better known by his...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Bonanza, Westerns, Classic TV, Classic Television, Color, Public Domain
Classic TV
by NBC
movies
eye 48,986
favorite 5
comment 3
Set in Nevada in the 1860's, Bonanza chronicled the adventures of the Cartwright family who owned a large ranch called The Ponderosa. Ben Cartwright and his three sons, Adam, Hoss, and Joe fought for what was just and decent in a time where lawlessness was common. The widowed patriarch Ben Cartwright had three sons, each by a different wife: the oldest was the urbane architect Adam Cartwright, who built the ranch house. The second was the warm and lovable giant Eric, better known by his...
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Topics: Bonanza, Westerns, Classic TV, Classic Television, Color, Public Domain
Classic TV
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"Mister Ed" episode 'Ed the Beneficiary', which for unknown reasons has entered the public domain. The show was about a Man who was friends with a talking horse.
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Topics: Mister Ed, Classic TV, 60's Television
Classic TV
by NBC
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Set in Nevada in the 1860s, Bonanza chronicled the adventures of the Cartwright family who owned a large ranch called The Ponderosa. Ben Cartwright and his three sons, Adam, Hoss, and Joe fought for what was just and decent in a time where lawlessness was common. The widowed patriarch Ben Cartwright had three sons, each by a different wife: the oldest was the urbane architect Adam Cartwright, who built the ranch house. The second was the warm and lovable giant Eric, better known by his nickname...
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Topics: Bonanza, Classic TV, Classic Television, Westerns, Color, Public Domain
A 1954 commercial for the "big screen" RCA "Master 21" TV set, with a 21-inch screen....for $199.95, which was a lot of money in those days.
Topics: Classic TV Commercial, 1950s, 50s, Fifties, RCA, RCA Victor, Advertising, Advertisement, Television...
Hasbro
collection
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VIEWS
by Duke University Libraries
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AdViews is a digital archive of thousands of vintage television commercials dating from the 1950s to the 1980s. These commercials were created or collected by the ad agency Benton & Bowles or its successor, D'Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles (DMB&B).
Topics: commercials, advertising, duke university
Classic TV
by NBC
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Set in Nevada in the 1860s, Bonanza chronicled the adventures of the Cartwright family who owned a large ranch called The Ponderosa. Ben Cartwright and his three sons, Adam, Hoss, and Joe fought for what was just and decent in a time where lawlessness was common. The widowed patriarch Ben Cartwright had three sons, each by a different wife: the oldest was the urbane architect Adam Cartwright, who built the ranch house. The second was the warm and lovable giant Eric, better known by his nickname...
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Topics: Bonanza, Classic TV, Classic Television, Westerns, Color, Public Domain
Classic TV Commercials
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A classic commercial for Du Mont Laboratories Television Sets. I took this from an episode of "School House" that somebody uploaded. Note: While the TV network can be spelt DuMont , the owner of the Network which produced TV sets is correctly spelt Du Mont , as that was the spelling perferred by the founder of the company.
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Topics: Classic TV, Television, 40s, 40's, 1940s, 1940's, Electronics, Electric, Du Mont, Wally Cox, Old,...
Classic TV
by Paul Henning
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THE BEVERLY HILLBILLIES did turn into television's number one show faster than any sitcom in history. A supreme television classic, this CBS-TV folklore favorite ran for nine years and still holds the record for TV's highest-rated half hour.
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Topics: Classic TV, The Beverly Hillbillies