The Mobile Telephone (1980s)

This short video takes a look at cell phone technology in the late 1980s. It shows the new “Phonepoint” stations which enabled people having cordless telephones at home to take them into town to use while by a Phonepoint...

Burger Chef Commercial (1980)

This commercial for Burger Chef aired in 1980 and showcased the “Works Bar” where customers could dress their hamburgers with condiments and vegetables. The slogan for this spot was “You get more with your meal when you feel like a Burger...

Inchworm Toy Commercial (1983)

Classic commercial for the Inchworm, a ride-on toy for children made by Hasbro Preschool. This was perfect for the kid too small for a bike or big wheel. The spot claims “Your kids will love riding up and down and up and down on Inchworm by Hasbro...

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