52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy & History – Commercials

You Can Trust Your Car to the Man Who Wears the Star—the Big Bright Texaco Star!

This ad campaign had personal meaning to me as a child because my dad worked for Texaco when the ad launched in 1961. He retired in 1981 after 30 years working in an office at the Port Arthur refinery. Learn more about the history of Texaco on Wikipedia.

Texaco Bracelet

Texaco bracelet.

About 52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy and History

For the third year, Amy Coffin of the We Tree Genealogy Blog has created 52 weeks of prompts for genealogy bloggers. The theme for 2011 is 52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy and History. These are shared on the Geneabloggers.com web site, hosted by Thomas MacEntee.

Week 21: Commercials. Do you remember any commercial jingles from your childhood? Share them here.

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