Tag Archives: Wonder Woman

May the 1982 Wilton Yearbook of Cake Decorating be with you

The Wilton Yearbook of Cake Decorating 1982 had been on TVTA’s ‘to get’ list for a few years …

Mainly because of this cake-tastic Star Wars ad …

Star Wars ESB cake pans, candles, molds and toppers. The Wilton Yearbook of Cake Decorating 1982. US.

And this …

Star Wars ESB cake toppers. The Wilton Yearbook of Cake Decorating 1982. US.

But the US baking publication also serves up some other interesting pop culture goodies …

Like these …

And these …

And these …

And these …

Then there’s this cheestastic and delightful happy family in the kitchen ad … hotdog! I think they’re making a happy lion cake …

And … You’ll be a baking star …

And finally, Wooof’s favourite, a most adorable big cat big cake cover … it’s the happy lion …

Right, we’re off to find our aprons and chef’s hats for a round of happy lion cake making in the TVTA kitchen. Until next time, you can have your cake magazine but don’t ever eat it, and remember kids … a lion is not just for Christmas but forever. Thank you for sweetly decorating with us 🙂

 

Chirashi 2017 movies: Blade Runner 2, The Last Jedi, Wonder Woman, Justice League

Latest additions to the Japanese chirashi run.

Blade Runner 2

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Wonder Woman

Justice League

Some more Hostess snacks with your Saturday Morning TV?

Some great retro ads just in to compliment two of TVTA’s favourite categories. You can see the original Saturday Morning TV section here and Superhero Hostess Twinkies, Cup Cakes and Fruit Pies here

For now, Here are the newbies. Thanks for looking.


NBC Saturday Morning TV featuring Spider-Man, the Smurfs, Mr.T, Alvin & The Chipmunks, and other cartoon favourites.

US. The New Mutants. 1985.

US. The New Mutants. 1985.


CBS Saturday Morning TV featuring Sylvester and Tweety, Bugs Bunny, Tarzan and others.

US. Weird War Tales. 1976.

US. Weird War Tales. 1976.


Hostess Fruit Pies featuring Batman.

US. Weird War Tales. 1977.

US. Weird War Tales. 1977.


Hostess Fruit Pies featuring Batman.

US. Weird War Tales. 1978.

US. Weird War Tales. 1978.


Hostess Cup Cakes featuring Superman.

US. Weird War Tales. 1978.

US. Weird War Tales. 1978.


Hostess Fruit Pies featuring Superman.

US. House of Mystery. 1981.

US. House of Mystery. 1981.


Hostess Cup Cakes featuring Wonder Woman.

US. Weird War Tales. 1980.

US. Weird War Tales. 1980.


Hostess Cup Cakes featuring Red Tornado.

US. Ghosts. 1981.

US. Ghosts. 1981.


DC Universe

DC began life in 1934 as National Allied Publications. They later adopted the name DC, taking the “DC’ initials from their popular series Detective Comics. DC is responsible for giving us enduring characters such as Superman, Batman, Joker, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, Watchmen, Weird War Tales and many others. Below is a selection of adverts that include DC merchandise ranging from toys to comics to food and drink promotions and more.

Justice League America. 234. 1984. Superpowers

US. Justice League of America. 1984.


US. DC Unexpected. 1978.

US. DC Unexpected. 1978.


US_DC Tales of the teen Titans_Mar 1985_Superpowers RPG

US. Tales of the Teen Titans. 1985.


Italy. Topolino. 1979.

Italy. Topolino. 1979.


USA. Weird War Tales. 1979.

USA. Weird War Tales. 1979.


US. Jonah Hex. 1978.


France. 1980.


Batman Official Movie Adaption. Cover by Jerry Ordway. 1989.


Weird War Tales N° 69. 1978. Cover by Joe Kubert.


US. DC. Weird War Tales 49. Sparling and Colletta. 1976.


US. DC. Weird War Tales 72. Joe Kubert cover. 1979.


US. Weird War Tales. 1981.


US. Weird War Tales. 1980.


US. Weird War Tales. 1980.


US. Weird War Tales. 1980.


US. Weird War Tales. 1977.


US. Jonah Hex. 1978.


UK. Spider-Man Comic 314. 1979.

UK. Spider-Man Comic 314. 1979.


US. Weird War Tales. 1979.

US. Weird War Tales. 1979.


Beyond evil there is insanity… beyond insanity there is the Joker…

This is just about the coolest back page vintage ad I’ve seen!

The Killing Joke, artwork by legend Brian Bolland. Thank you DC The Wanderers June 1988 for running this advert! 

UK. The Wanderers. 1988.

UK. The Wanderers. 1988.


US. Weird War Tales. 1979.

US. Weird War Tales. 1979.


US. Weird War Tales. 1980.


US. Weird War Tales. 1979.



Denmark. 1967.


US. Weird War Tales. 1979.

US. Weird War Tales. 1979.


Denmark.


US. Weird War Tales, 1974.


UK. Starburst. Vol 10. Number 7. March 114. 1988.