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Skippy Peanut Butter
Wyatt Earp on TV. He wasn't anything like the real Wyatt Earp but it spawned my fascination for this great hero of the West.
TV shows - Hogan's Heros
Loved The Flying Nun!
Laverne and Shirley "schlemiel schlemazel hasenfeffer incorporated!"
"Would ya just watch the hair? Ya know, I work on my hair a long time and you hit it. He hits my hair." ~Tony Manero, Saturday Night Fever
Dinosaurs! "Not the Mama" - this is where I got my grandma name ... started as "Not the Mama"
Addams Family (1964–1966) - Cast and history: www.imdb.com/... Theme music: www.youtube.com/...
Moonlighting's Bruce Willis as David Addison, Cybill Shepherd as Maddie Hayes & Allyce Beasley as Agnes DiPesto
The Mary Tyler Moore Show. I think she was the reason I became a broadcast journalist. :-)
Hazel (1961-65, NBC & 1965-66 CBS) starring Shirley Booth as live-in maid Hazel Burke, first made popular in the conic strip by Ted Key in the Saturday Evening Post.
TV Guide, May 5, 1973 — Peter Falk in Columbo (1968-76, NBC & 1989-2003, ABC)
Surfside 6 (1960-62, ABC) starring (from left): Troy Donohue, Lee Patterson, Van Williams & Diane McBain — The show centered around a Miami Beach detective agency set on a houseboat.