To mark the 40th anniversary of its BankAmericard next year, Bank of
Among the favorite relics is a set of television commercials-the first
"There are folks we show this to-even employees-who remember it as if it
The advertisements, in black and white, feature an animated figure of a
As the instruments play musical notes, sentences appear on the screen
One of the original commercials says:
"BankAmericard-the family credit card.
Convenient shopping, yes indeed!
For almost everything you need.
Budget payments if you choose.
Too many bills? Get just one bill.
Too many checks? Write just one check.
One bill, one check, or spread your payments if you choose.
The credit card with buying power.
You don't need to bank at Bank of America to get BankAmericard, but it's