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I added sixteen more ads today, all from May, 1978, plus two more Random Pages gallery additions from Peach Sections of The Blade. The first one is a Wednesday, 5/3/78 AP story, “Broadcasters Honored For Children's Programs,” including Field Communications (Channel 50) for Snipets, Followed by Friday, 5/5/78 stories by Norman Dresser, including “Record-Breaking $174,200 Raised in Ch. 30 Auction.” Another story is on Lou Hebert receiving a Peabody Award for a documenatry on WXYZ-AM. There's one addition to the Channel 11 gallery, a Tuesday, 5/16/78 ad for Turner Cup Championship Hockey with Toledo hosting Port Huron. There are five more in the Channel 11 News gallery, a Monday, 5/1/78 ad, a Monday, 5/8/78 ad, a Friday, 5/19/78 ad, another 5/19/78 ad (Jeff Heitz, Joe Ashton, Orris Tabner) and a Tuesday, 5/23/78 ad (Orris Tabner). There are two additions to the Channel 13 gallery, both for The Saturday Night Movie and The Sunday Night Movie (at 11:30). There's a Saturday, 5/13/78 ad for “Madigan” and “The Pink Jungle” and a Saturday, 5/20/78 ad for “Summer of '42” and “Secret Ceremony.” There are two more in the Channel 13 News gallery, including a Tuesday, 5/16/78 ad (Jennifer Blome, Frank Venner, Randy Price, Jim Mengel, Frank Gilhooley, Gordon Ward, Bill Clark, Bill Harris, Pam Moore, Mike O'Mara, Phyllis Quail, Nanci Riley, Jim Rudes, John Saunders, Tom Stephens, Roger Weber, Chase Clements, David Cromwell, Josie Johnson, Al Mannes, Tom Perna, Ted Bacho, Kevin Cable, Hugh Haynes, Gerry Mazur, Pat Sussman). There's also a Tuesday, 5/16/78 ad, teasing their Color Weather Radar. There are three additions to the Channel 24 gallery, including a Friday, 5/5/78 ad for The Lucy Show, The Muppet Show and the ABC special, The Captain & Tennille in Hawaii. There's also a Thursday, 5/11/78 ad for The Newlywed Game and Crosswits, and a Tuesday, 5/16/78 ad for Batman and Sha Na Na. There's one addition to the Buckeye CableSystem gallery, a Sunday, 5/21/78 ad, another one for their “Spend a Month Free with the CableSystem” sweepstakes. And there are two additions to the Radio Station Ads gallery , both for WGTE-FM. There's a Thursday, 5/11/78 ad for their second birthday celebration at Promenade Park, and a Saturday, 5/20/78 ad (A Classic Blockbuster). More May 1978 ads (including some for the 1978 Turner Cup Champion Toledo Goaldiggers), from the online archives of The Toledo Blade, are on the way...

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