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Old 04-18-2011, 05:04 PM
 
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Ricky and Copper, damn she was hot.
I remember Ricki Wertz but I don't remember Copper. Guess she continued with out him?

Ricki Wertz also hosted Junior High Quiz.
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Old 04-18-2011, 05:22 PM
 
Location: Great White North Hills
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I remember Ricki Wertz but I don't remember Copper. Guess she continued with out him?

Ricki Wertz also hosted Junior High Quiz.
Copper was a dog.

Ms Wertz used to do the weather wearing lingerie, believe it or not.
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Old 04-18-2011, 05:23 PM
 
Location: About 10 miles north of Pittsburgh International
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Copper was an Irish Setter. (IIRC)
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Old 04-18-2011, 06:04 PM
 
Location: Oakland CA
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Copper was an Irish Setter. (IIRC)
Oh -- a real dog and not a puppet!
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Old 04-18-2011, 06:08 PM
 
Location: Great White North Hills
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Everybody, over the bridge!!!
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Old 04-18-2011, 08:35 PM
Status: "60th anniversary of the polio vaccine! Hail to Pitt!" (set 11 days ago)
 
Location: Foot of the Rockies
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I can remember when "Mr. Rogers" was called "The Children's Hour". I loved it! I was actually surprised when I had kids to find out it had made the "big time" on PBS. My kids loved it, too.
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Old 04-19-2011, 03:58 AM
 
Location: Pittsburgh, USA
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Commercials:

Dr. Baum in the Baum Bldg., the dentist you can trust because he trusts you!
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Easy credit, easy credit, Wilkins is the place where you can get it. Wilkins Jewelers sponsored the Wilkins' Amateur Hour. I can't remember if that was on TV but the commercials were.
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Old 04-19-2011, 08:39 PM
 
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also, remember Edie Tarbox on channel 11 news? (late 1980s)
She is now known as E.D. Hill, formerly of Fox News, now with CNN.
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Old 04-19-2011, 09:19 PM
 
Location: Great White North Hills
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I believe she did some in depth investigative reporting on Bubby Brister, literally.
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Old 04-20-2011, 01:14 PM
 
Location: Sebeka, MN
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Ok, who's old enough to remember Ed and Wendy King? KDKA - It was a radio talk show - call in type but you didn't hear the caller.

Had to get into the Way-Back machine to remember that one.

Of coarse I remember Studio Wrestling, Chiller Theater, Adventure Time, Bozo (chanel 53's version) and Romper Room. Also Rege Cordic's movie show as well as Bowling for dollars and Jr High Quiz.
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