We noticed one thing we don’t see much of on the old TV anymore: cowboys!
Pernell Roberts, Bonanza
While Lorne Greene may have played the patriarch of the Cartwright family, it was Pernell Roberts as Adam Cartwright whom we remember most fondly. Bonanza lasted for 14 seasons from 1959 to 1973, though Roberts left after six.
Spin and Marty, The Mickey Mouse Club
In what was a series of shorts that aired as part of The Mickey Mouse Club, Spin and Marty starred David Stollery as Marty, the rich orphan, and Tim Considine as Spin, his athletic, poorer counterpart.SKM: below-content placeholder