1960s

Sprite: Extraordinary with vodka (1963)

The clean, tart taste of Sprite is superb ... with vodka it's extraordinary. Vodka doesn't have a taste. (Whoever heard of a vodka and water?) So what you mix with it is very important. With Sprite, your lo... Read more...

Wide-Track Pontiacs for 1966

You don't have to turn the key to be moved by it If you gravitate helplessly toward every Pontiac you see, you're simply human.   With a second car like this, who needs a first car? Wide-Track Po... Read more...

Strawberry Satin Pie recipe (1964)

Turn out a truly terrific pie with those first strawberries of the season. One look, one delicious bite - you’ll forget all about mere strawberries and cream. This pie is a dazzler!

Remembering the Watts Riots (1965)

Fifty years ago, when white California Highway Patrol motorcycle officer Lee Minikus pulled over 21-year-old African-American Marquette Frye on the evening of August 11, 1965 for reckless driving, little did bo... Read more...

Coke keeps you thin! (1961)

Coke keeps you thin! (1961 Coke commercial) In this 1961 Coca-Cola commerical, actress Connie Clausen explains that Coke is low in calories and will help keep you thin. Transcript of "Coke keeps you thi... Read more...

My Fair Lady’s dream comes true (1964)

“My Fair Lady’s” dream comes true Wouldn’t it be lovely if ‘Enry ‘Iggins and Eliza Doolittle were as warm and ‘owling a hit on the screen as on the stage?  We will know in October when Warner Bros unveils it... Read more...

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