Collect cheerios and v8 labels and get this fab moon rocket kit. Wait, cheerios and v8?? It seems that leave it to beaver likes it. Note the spelling of V-8.

"both a toy and an exiting game!" Oh boy!

OH BOY!

V8 & Cheerios

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Comments (8)

  • Dabitch's picture
    Dabitch

    The kids are thrilled that they scored ... No points!

    do they still make frosty-o's?

    Feb 07, 2003
  • AnonymousCoward's picture
    AnonymousCoward (not verified)

    OMG!! That is awesome!! What a delicious combonation, Cheerios and V8, MMmmmmmmmm... The only thing that would have made this better is if the kid wuld have poured the V8 over the Cheerios!!

    Feb 25, 2004
  • anothercopywriter's picture
    anothercopywriter

    An interesting slice of history that only serves to remind me how accurate the '50s ad spoofs on the "Ren & Stimpy Show" were. "It's Log... It's Log..."

    May 18, 2005
  • RLDavies's picture
    RLDavies

    Gee, thanks for mentioning Ren and Stimpy's "Log". Now you've started the Slinky jingle running through my head, and it'll take days to get it out.

    Jul 01, 2007
  • csham's picture
    csham

    Does anyone know who directed this ad?  And if it was successful?Thanks 

    Sep 17, 2007
  • Dabitch's picture
    Dabitch

    Since I've never seen people eat cheerios and drink v8 at the same time, I think we can assume it was limited in its success. ;) Director: unknown.

    Sep 17, 2007
  • TDD's picture
    TDD

    I ate Cheerios with apple juice, instead of milk, when I was a kid, but that had to do with a Kellogg's Corn Flakes commercial running at the time.

    Sep 19, 2007
  • RocketMan's picture
    RocketMan (not verified)

    I love this ad, it's fantastic.

    Oct 21, 2015

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