1. We are looking for a volunteer to help out with entering the DC and Marvel comics solicitations. If you are interested, please contact Harley.
    Dismiss Notice

Saturday Morning Cartoons Made It's Debut on September 12'th and October 8'th 1981

Discussion in 'Saturday Morning Forever!' started by Jermaine Mack, Sep 16, 2015.

  1. Jermaine Mack

    Jermaine Mack New Member

    Joined:
    Jul 23, 2015
    Messages:
    12
    Likes Received:
    1
    Remember when you wake up till Saturday Mornings back in the fall of 1981 when you look it up in TV Guide that has all the new shows when Saturday Morning Cartoons Made It's Debut on September 12'th and October 8'th 1981 on one of the 3 networks with one of their fall campaigns for the 1981-1982 fall season

    ABC's 1981-1982 Fall Campaign
    Now is the Time, ABC is the Place

    NBC's 1981-1982 Fall Campaign
    Our Pride is Showing

    CBS's 1981-1982 Fall Campaign
    Reach for the Stars

    and here are some of cartoons that are brand new to the line-up on one of the 3 networks when they made their debut on September 12'th and October 8'th 1981

    ABC's 1981-1982 Saturday Morning Line-Up (Now is the Time, ABC is the Place Campaign)
    8:00AM Superfriends
    8:30AM Heathcliff & Marmaduke
    9:00AM The Fonz and the Happy Days Gang
    9:30AM Laverne & Shirley in the Army
    10:00AM The Richie Rich/Scooby-Doo Show
    11:00AM Goldie Gold and Action Jack
    11:30AM Thundarr the Barbarian
    12:00PM The ABC Weekend Specials
    12:30PM American Bandstand

    NBC's 1981-1982 Saturday Morning Line-Up (Our Pride is Showing Campaign)
    7:30AM The Flintstone Comedy Show
    8:30AM The Smurfs
    9:30AM The Kid Super Power Hour with Shazam!
    10:30AM Space Stars
    11:30AM Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends
    12:00PM The Daffy/Speedy Show
    12:30PM The Bullwinkle Show

    CBS's 1981-1982 Saturday Morning Line-Up (Reach for the Stars Campaign)
    8:00AM The Kwicky Koala Show
    8:30AM Trollkins
    9:00AM The Bugs Bunny/Road Runner Show
    10:30AM The Popeye and Olive Oyl Show
    11:00AM Blackstar
    11:30AM The Tarzan/Lone Ranger/Zorro Adventure Hour
    12:30PM The Tom & Jerry Comedy Show
    1:00PM The New Fat Albert Show
    1:30PM 30 Minutes

    wasn't this a blast from the past!
     
  2. Mandouga

    Mandouga Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 27, 2007
    Messages:
    8,533
    Likes Received:
    31
    You...do realize that "Saturday morning cartoons" have existed since (probably) the earliest days of TV, right?
     
  3. Dennnis Toppenberg

    Dennnis Toppenberg New Member

    Joined:
    Jul 1, 2016
    Messages:
    24
    Likes Received:
    3
    This season in particular marked an era where The Smurfs began to own the Saturday Mornings of the 80's.
     

Share This Page

  • Find Toonzone on Facebook

  • Toonzone News

  • Site Updates

    Upcoming Premieres

  • Toonzone Fan Sites


Tac Anti Spam from Surrey Forum