Pre-1970s TV

If you were an 80s kid you weren’t just zoning out to 80s-produced programming, you were exposed to re-runs from the very dawn of TV, many of them replayed on Nick at Nite. Here we list some of the shows from the 50s-70s that were still filling airtime from 1980-1990. Space Kidettes Victory at Sea Wild Kingdom The Magic Clown Astro Boy Fireball XL5 The Rocky & Bullwinkle Show (1st series) The Pink Panther Show The Ruff & Reddy Show The Herculoids The New Adventures of Superman The Pebbles & Bamm-Bamm Show (first run) The Perils of Penelope Pitstop Scooby Doo, Where are You? Space Ghost  and Dino Boy Tennessee Tuxedo and his Tales Tom and Jerry Shazam! The Shazam!  / Isis Hour Underdog CBS Funtastic Preview The Adventures of Gulliver Beany and Cecil American Bandstand The Beatles The Bugs Bunny Show (1st and 2nd runs) The Cattanooga Cats Dudley Do-Right Fantastic Four Fantastic Voyage George of the Jungle The Groovy Goodies The Hardy Boys The King Kong Show The Jetsons Johnny Quest Journey to the Center of the Earth Hot Wheels Hoppity Hooper Linus the Lionhearted Matty’s Funday Funnies The Mickey Mouse Club (1st run) Milton the Monster The New Casper Cartoon Show Peter Potamus Spider- Man Skyhawks Top Cat The Archie Show Bugs Bunny/ RoadRunner Hour (1st run) Captain Midnight Dastardly and Muttley in their Flying Machines Milton the Monster Pinky & Perky (UK) Picture Booth (UK) Play School  (UK) Wacky Races Yogi Bear The Huckleberry Hound Show The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin Lassie Quickdraw McGraw Popeye Flipper Deputy Dawg The Lone Ranger Howdy Doody time The Alvin Show Andy’s Gang Zorro Dennis the Menace My Friend Flicka Roy Rogers The Wonderful World of Disney (1st run) Pogles’ Wood (UK)   Adult TV American Bandstand The Addams Family The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet Leave it to Beaver The Donna Reed Show Bewitched The Beulah Show Batman The Green Hornet Wagon Train Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea The Courtship of Eddie’s Father The Untouchables The Twilight Zone The Outer Limits One Step Beyond Naked City The Virginian The Rifleman The Red Skelton Show The Patty Duke Show The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis The Rat Patrol The Real McCoys The Munsters You Bet Your Life Zane Grey Theatre My Favorite Martian Mission Impossible Mr. Ed The Beverly Hillbillies Gomer Pyle My Three Sons The Man from U.N.C.L.E. The Andy Griffith Show The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp The Lawman Bonanza The Invaders The Fugitive The Flying Nun The Everglades The Ed Sullivan Show The Dick Van Dyke Show The Defenders The Carol Burnett Show The Andy Williams Show The Big Valley The Adventures of Jim Bowie Star Trek (original series) Sugarfoot Surfside 6 Petticoat Junction Perry Mason Rawhide Maverick Lost in Space Doctor Who (UK) Laugh-In Mannix McHale’s Navy Laramie I’ve Got a Secret I dream of Jeannie Hogan’s Heroes Hootenanny Hullabaloo Highway Patrol Hawaiian Eye Honey West Green Acres Gilligan’s Island F-Troop Get Smart Dr. Kildaire Dragnet Car 54, Where are you? Combat Bronco Candid Camera Burke’s Law Death Valley Days 77 Sunset Strip Cheyenne Alfred Hitchcock Presents Abbott and Costello Show Sargeant Bilko The Texan The Thin Man Amos ‘N Andy Annie Oakley Cisco Kid Dragnet Father Knows Best The Mickey Rooney Show Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour I Love Lucy M Squad It’s a Great ife I’ve got a Secret The Frank Sinatra Show This is Your Life The Three Stooges The Untouchables The Bell Telephone Hour The Colgate Comedy Hour The Dean Martin Show The Dinah Shore Show The Ernie Kovacs Show Five Star Jubilee Hallmark Hall of Fame Kraft Television Theatre Letter to Loretta Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-in Robert Montgomery Presents Run for Your Life Sam Benedict Saturday Roundup T.H.E. Cat Tarzan Then came Bronson Thriller The Virginian Wagon Train National Velvet Mr. Novak The Name of the Game Peter Gunn The Philco Television Playhouse Laredo Laramie Medic The Girl from U.N.C.L.E Goodyear Theatre Goodyear Television Playhouse The High Chaparral I Spy Ironside The Cube Daniel Boone The Doctor Dr. Kildare The Eleventh Hour Five Fingers Dragnet Adam-12 The Adventures of Sir Lancelot Armstrong Circle Theatre Bat Masterson Behind Closed Doors The Bold Ones, :The Lawyers, :The New Doctors, : The Protectors Branded Bracken’s World Stanley The Tab Hunter Show The Wackiest Ship in the Army Mona McCluskey The Monkees Mothers-in-law Mr. Peepers My Little Margie My Mother the Car My World and Welcome to It Occassional Wife The People’s Choice Please Don’t eat the Daisies Hank Hazel Harry’s Girls Hey, Landlord I Married Joan The Jack Benny Program The Joey Bishop Show Julia The Life of Riley The Debbie Reynolds Show Ensign O’Toole Ethel and Albert Father Knows Best 90 Bristol Court Accidental Family The Aldrich Family Bachelor Father The Bill Cosby Show The Bob Cummings Show Camp Runamuck Car 54, Where are You? The Eddy Arnold Show The Frank Sinatra Show Ozark Jubilee Talent Varieties The Grand Ole Opry Where the Action Is The Hollywood Palace The Johnny Cash Show The Lawrence Welk Show This is Tom Jones Turn on The Second Hundred Years Coronation Street (UK) Gidget Harrigan and Son Here Come the Brides The Brady Bunch The Farmer’s Daughter Love, American Style McHale’s Navy The Rat Patrol Surfside 6 Twelve O’clock High Land of the Giants The Time Tunnel Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Custer The Guns of Will Sonnett Lash of the West A Man called Shenandoah Maverick Wagon Train The Outcasts Marcus Welby, MD The Mod Squad N.Y.P.D. Peyton Place Court Martial The F.B.I. Felony Squad Follow the Sun Room 222 77 Sunset Strip The Avengers Ben Casey Bourbon Street Beat Burke’s Law Bus Stop Combat! Camoflague ABC’s Wide World of Sports Directions The Young Marrieds One Life to Live The Nurses Never too Young A Flame in the Wind Tammy That Girl Wendy and Me Dark Shadows These are my Children Three steps to Heaven Today is Ours The Way of the World The World of Mr. Sweeney The Wide Country Date with Life A Time to Live Another World Ben Jerrod The Bennetts Bright Promise Concerning Miss Marlowe The Doctors Fairmeadows USA First Love Follow Your Heart From these Roots Golden Windows The Greatest Gift Hawkins Falls Hidden Faces The House on High Street Kitty Foyls Miss Susan Modern Romances Moment of Truth Morning Star Our Five Daughters Paradise Bay Sing along with Mitch Walt Disney’s Wonderful World of Colour The Jack Paar Show The Steve Allen Show The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson  

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