Category Archives: TV

Tuesday Table: Julia Child Demonstrates French Crepes

From the early French Chef series on PBS, Julia shows us how to make french crepes in her inimitable style. If you watched the Julia Child interview, filmed in 1999 (found on the Wednesday Biography page) you’ve heard her describe how she … Continue reading

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Thursday Thunder: The New Westinghouse Frost-Free Fridge

“All of the ladies come over to see Marge’s new Westinghouse refrigerator” Back in the ancient, early days of television, commercials were longer, and they were live! Aside from some really bad lighting, there was ample opportunity for things to go … Continue reading

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Advertisements: Cheerios

Here’s a TV commercial with a snappy jingle, sure to encourage you to get right out there and buy a box of Cheerios. TODAY!  

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Advertisements: Chef Boyardee

Here’s an old black and white commercial for Chef Boyardee boxed spaghetti dinners. Continue reading

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