Category Archives: 77 Sunset Strip

1965 Television Show Book

Annual sized book contains features and photographs of TV shows around at the time.

Dr Kildare
Burke’s Law
The Beatles
Danger Man
Beverly Hillbillies
The Fugitive
Z Cars
No Hiding Place
Ben Casey
Suger Foot
The Dakotas
The Saint
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea
Gideon’s Way
Emergency Ward 10
Coronation Street
The Human Jungle
77 Sunset Strip
Route 66
The Avengers

Television Stars Book Circa 1967

This Television star book is a veritable who’s who of TV stars of the year containing photographs or features off or on: The Saint, I Spy, Batman, The Man and Girl from U.N.C.L.E., Emergency Ward 10, The Human Jungle, The Munsters, The Power Game, The Avengers, The FBI (This is of interest to 77 Sunset strip fans as it is about Efrem Zibalist Jnr who stared in that), Take your Pick, Double your Money, The Prisoner, Morecambe and Wise (This features a photograph of Sean Connery visiting the lads on set), Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea, Supercar, Fireball XL5, Stingray, Thunderbirds, Bonanza, Honey West, Dr Finlay’s Casebook, The Baron, The Big Valley, T.H.E. Cat, Peyton place, Man in a suitcase, Public Eye, Lost in Space, The Virginian, Daktari, Get Smart, The Fugitive, No Hiding Place, Redcap.

There are several books or annuals of this type in the collection, but none have quite as an impressive selection of so many of this type of Cult TV show within their pages.

Published by Purnell & Sons ltd, no year is given but given the contents this has to be from around 1967.

The Avengers and other TV Themes LP

LP Record published in September 1966

The Avengers and other TV Themes, Johnny Gregory and his Orchestra.
Wing (Phillips) Wl 1087 .

This is a reissue of Channel Thrill: The T.V. Thriller Themes by Johnny Gregory and his Orchestra 
Fontana TFL 5170 published 1961.

This LP contains the first season theme from the Avengers.

Also Includes the themes for:

Route 66, Tightrope, The Roaring Twenties, M Squad, Ghost Squad, Top Secret, Maigret, Echo Four-Two, Perry Mason, 77 Sunset Strip, Johnny Staccato.

TV Crimebusters (c) 1962

TV Crimebusters (c) 1962 TV Publications Ltd.

Annual sized hardback book. Features an Avengers strip story “The Drug Peddler”. This is the only know publication to contain an Ian Hendry Avengers story. It is also interesting in the combined use of photographs and illustrations, in the production of this strip story.

Also features Danger man, 77 Sunset Strip, Dixon of Dock Green.

Original Price 8/6d