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by Kitty
Mon Jun 17, 2019 4:07 pm
Forum: Commercials
Topic: Featuring Celebrities
Replies: 6
Views: 22

Re: Featuring Celebrities

I've seen the Godfrey commercial, though I'm not sure if I'd watched the whole thing before. I would like to see more like that. I think it's so appealing because he seems to be actually talking to you instead of yelling confidently as if he's trying to convince himself that it's so wonderful. I thi...
by Kitty
Mon Jun 17, 2019 3:59 pm
Forum: That Old Time Music of Yesteryear
Topic: Cylinders
Replies: 24
Views: 1002

Re: Cylinders

I always kind of liked this song. So Scandalous!

Roll 'Em Girls refers to the trend of rolling down one's stockings to show your knees or ankles. Shocking! :lol:

http://cylinders.library.ucsb.edu/detai ... 6&r=5&of=6
by Kitty
Mon Jun 17, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: Silent Photoplay
Topic: Literature That Glorifies the Photoplay
Replies: 60
Views: 4007

Re: Literature That Glorifies the Photoplay

:o Dang... Well, I think she's in love. She was actually a pretty good poet, but to pile that much adoration in verse on a celebrity—it seems kind of odd. Yes, I wonder what he thought, if he ever read it. :?: Who knows if he read it, but I can be sure that he definitely got the letters that were s...
by Kitty
Mon Jun 17, 2019 1:12 pm
Forum: Silent Photoplay
Topic: Literature That Glorifies the Photoplay
Replies: 60
Views: 4007

Re: Literature That Glorifies the Photoplay

I wonder how the actors and actresses truly felt about reading verses about them from strangers, especially those of this caliber. They literally got thousands of love letters from perfect strangers. Here's one for Earle Williams. The contest that is mentioned on top is another Popular Players Conte...
by Kitty
Sun Jun 16, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: Commercials
Topic: Featuring Celebrities
Replies: 6
Views: 22

Re: Featuring Celebrities

Here's Howdy Doody for Colgate Dental Cream. Dig that crazy stop motion! Come to think of it, up until now I have never seen Howdy Doody in action. I didn't know he was a marionette. I thought he was a ventriloquist dummy like Jerry Mahoney and Charlie McCarthy. Howdy Doody was just BAD compared to ...
by Kitty
Sun Jun 16, 2019 11:02 pm
Forum: Commercials
Topic: Featuring Celebrities
Replies: 6
Views: 22

Re: Featuring Celebrities

Wow!!! This is one of the most interesting toys I've seen. Remco Movieland! Patty Duke is the little girl. (I admit, had to find that out for myself.)

https://youtu.be/R4egNsCL2NI
by Kitty
Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:53 pm
Forum: Commercials
Topic: Featuring Celebrities
Replies: 6
Views: 22

Re: Featuring Celebrities

Arthur Godfrey with a very amusing commercial for Lipton Soup. I kind of want some now. 🙂🙂
https://youtu.be/vAixx8G2wzU
by Kitty
Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:43 pm
Forum: Commercials
Topic: Featuring Celebrities
Replies: 6
Views: 22

Re: Featuring Celebrities

A bizarre Nestle Quik ad with Roy Rogers.

https://youtu.be/1QYOXxTMxRY
by Kitty
Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: Commercials
Topic: Featuring Celebrities
Replies: 6
Views: 22

Featuring Celebrities

Here's one with Spanky in a bicycle ad shown in theaters. It reminds me of that one knife infomercial that was shown in theaters.
https://youtu.be/_NMDkeMNc_c
by Kitty
Sun Jun 16, 2019 4:19 pm
Forum: Games and Fun
Topic: HAPPY FATHER'S DAY!
Replies: 2
Views: 259

Re: HAPPY FATHER'S DAY!

Happy Father's Day!
https://youtu.be/e0Dt9q8bkqg