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Old 06-15-2010, 03:17 PM
 
Location: NJ
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Remember these?

NYNEX (these were CLASSIC):


YouTube - NYNEX Yellow Pages - Furniture Stripping commercial 1987

YouTube - Classic Nynex-Civil Engineers

Crazy Eddie:


YouTube - Crazy Eddie

Haunted Mansion:


YouTube - The Haunted Mansion in Long Branch, NJ Commercial from the 70's

Carvel:


YouTube - Cookie O Puss

Starrett City (OMG I so wanted to live there!):


YouTube - WPIX promo & Starrett City commercial 1979

Not a commercial, but who could ever forget Morton Downey Jr?!


YouTube - Morton Downey & Al Sharpton

I tried to find "Puppy City" but couldn't ("Free housebreaking wee wee pads with every purchase!")

Any others?
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Old 06-15-2010, 03:32 PM
 
Location: 32°19'03.7"N 106°43'55.9"W
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This one:


YouTube - Beefsteak charlie classic tv commercial
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Old 06-15-2010, 04:00 PM
 
Location: 32°19'03.7"N 106°43'55.9"W
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"Nobody Beats the Wiz" around 1986:

YouTube - Nobody beats The Wiz electronics tv commercial 1986 christmas

"$217 for a programmable VCR..."

I want to say that 25 years later, Shandong beat the Wiz, pummeled the Wiz into submission!
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Old 06-15-2010, 04:02 PM
 
Location: NJ
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OMG even before I clicked play I said to myself - "Yes! They're going to show humongous disgusting bowls of FREE shrimp!"
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Old 06-15-2010, 04:28 PM
 
Location: 32°19'03.7"N 106°43'55.9"W
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I almost got maimed here a little before this commercial was made:

YouTube - Action Park 1983 TV Commercial
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Old 06-15-2010, 05:02 PM
 
Location: Ocean County, NJ
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This is a little more regional to the Shore area, but CRAZY JOE'S!! They were well known for having a "Going Out Of Business Sale" just about every year and having the sale so successful that they were able to keep afloat.


YouTube - Crazy Joe's Furniture - Going Out of Business - 2007 TV
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Old 06-15-2010, 05:54 PM
 
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YouTube - IDEAL CLOTHING COMMERCIAL Retro JINGLE FROM THE 60's 70's

IMO one of the top 10 commercial jingles EVER, not just in NJ, lol. Did they play this in north Jersey or just south? The store is still open, it's in Hammonton. I have never forgotten the words in 40-something years!
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Old 06-15-2010, 06:14 PM
 
Location: The Garden State
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I would think this would have only been seen in NNJ.






YouTube - CORONET LONG ISLAND NY 1994 COMMERCIAL # 3
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Old 06-15-2010, 06:58 PM
 
Location: NJ
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I would think this would have only been seen in NNJ.






YouTube - CORONET LONG ISLAND NY 1994 COMMERCIAL # 3
i totally remember these 2 goons~!!
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Old 06-16-2010, 12:44 PM
 
Location: The place where the road & the sky collide
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YouTube - Bamberger's 1
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