Great TV Commercials from the 50s, 60s and 70s

DID YOU ever think you’d hear The Sun newspaper referred to in the same sentence as intelligent? Do you remember the Bond-like-man going through hell on earth just because “the lady loves Milk Tray”? Remember Fannie and Johnnie? . . . or “She Fly’s Like A Bird . . .” Nimble commercial? Well, if any of these jog your brain, you’ve got to check out these commercials. Oh, and see if you recognise the bloke in the “Join The Tea Set” ad!


One Response to Great TV Commercials from the 50s, 60s and 70s

  1. Laura W August 23, 2010 at 6:22 pm

    Tea-ologies. Nice. :) He’s not the guy from Lord of the Rings, is he??

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