1970s

Sally Field in The Flying Nun (1967)

In one of the stranger television concepts in history, Sally Field played the title role of The Flying Nun -- 90-pound Sister Bertrille, who could use her starched cornette to take to the skies if the wind were just right.

Q&A with TV news anchorman Harry Reasoner (1971)

But being an anchor man is indeed a funny kind of job in journalism. You are what people are familiar with, you’re what they have confidence in. They like some anchor men better than others the way they like some newspapers better than others.

Disney World: Fun, fantasy and reality (1973)

Ten million visitors flocked to Disney World in 1972 to see this latest and greatest in Walt Disney’s ever-expanding empire of imagination. That is more American tourists than visited Britain, Germany or Austria.

Dick Van Dyke is coming back strong (1979)

For Dick Van Dyke, the 70's were as barren and joyless as the 60's were rich and bountiful... he's come back swinging with a double play that is likely to guarantee a golden glow over his next decade.

The new Chevy Nova Hatchbacks (1973)

Now you can get a 1973 Nova with a big back door and a rear seat that folds down to become a six-foot load floor. So you can use it sort of like a wagon.

The hottest novelty item of 1975: Pet Rock

You're not considered 'in' in some circles if you don't have a rock for a pet. And now, for only $4, the perfect pet can be yours - if you don't mind taking a rock for a walk.

Pastel Clouds cupcakes recipe (1978)

Pastel Clouds Jell-O cupcakes recipe Ingredients 1 pkg. white cake mix 1 (3 oz.) package Jell-O (any flavor) 1/4 cup boiling water 6 tablespoons butter 3 cup confectioners' sugar Directions Prepar... Read more...

Pink Magic Jell-O Cake recipe (1978)

Pink Magic Cake recipe Ingredients 2 packages (3 oz. each) JELL-O Brand Strawberry Flavor Gelatin 2-1/2 cups boiling water 3 cups vanilla ice cream 1 baked 9-inch cake layer, cooled Directions Di... Read more...

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