New Bulova watch ads 1970-1979

Submitted by OldTicker on October 23, 2012 - 9:00pm

Post your new Bulova watch ads from 1970-1979 here.

IMPORTANT: When adding adverts please try and also include the models referenced. This helps when searching the site.

JimDon5822
Posted December 12, 2018 - 9:46am

Daily World (Opelousas, Saint Landry, Louisiana, United States of America) · 15 Feb 1970

1970 President "F"

1970 La Petite "H"

1970 Aqua Queen "C"

 

JimDon5822
Posted December 12, 2018 - 10:53am

Public Opinion (Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, United States of America) · 2 Dec 1970

Not sure whay this man's watch is called but I would love to have one.

 

JimDon5822
Posted January 3, 2019 - 8:24pm

In reply to by JimDon5822

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Public Opinion (Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, United States of America) · 2 Dec 1970

Not sure whay this man's watch is called but I would love to have one.

 

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The Oshkosh Northwestern (Oshkosh, Winnebago, Wisconsin, United States of America) · 7 Jan 1971

Found the name!    1971 Aeronaut "C"

 

JimDon5822
Posted December 12, 2018 - 10:53am

This is a new model I believe from Abilene Reporter-News (Abilene, Taylor, Texas) · 8 May 1970.  I don't see a model called a Safari anywhere on MyBulova.

1970 Safari "C". Note the cute elephant in the watch strap.

1970 Lady of Fashion "AU"

 

JimDon5822
Posted December 18, 2018 - 9:13pm

The Advocate-Messenger (Danville, Boyle, Kentucky, United States of America) · 26 Jul 1970

1970 Sea King "W"

1970 Miss America "AJ"

 

JimDon5822
Posted December 12, 2018 - 10:54am

Possible new variant and model year from theThe Mercury (Pottstown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States of America) · 11 Sep 1970

1970 Banker "O"

1970 Concerto "J"

JimDon5822
Posted December 12, 2018 - 10:55am

Battle Creek Enquirer (Battle Creek, Calhoun, Michigan, United States of America) · 17 Dec 1970

1970 La Petite "LO"

1970 Diamond Pearl "C"

1970 Diamond Contessa "C"

1970 Marquise "A"

1970 Marquise "F"

 

JimDon5822
Posted December 12, 2018 - 10:55am

Putting some names on the Dior models.

Casper Star-Tribune (Casper, Natrona, Wyoming, United States of America) · 31 May 1970

1970 Dior "Q"

1970 Dior "G"

1970 DIor "O"

1970 Dior "HH"

 

Kathy L.
Posted December 11, 2018 - 3:35pm

1978 Ad Accutron Quartz

JimDon5822
Posted December 12, 2018 - 10:57am

Tampa Bay Times (St. Petersburg, Pinellas, Florida, United States of America) · 27 Nov 1979

New one on me.  1979 Phantom "Worlds Thinist DIgital Watch". Can't say I have seen this one before and at those prices a doubt many were sold.   $5K in 1979!!

Democrat and Chronicle (Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States of America) · 16 Dec 1979,

mybulova_admin
Posted December 28, 2018 - 7:59pm

In reply to by JimDon5822

There's one currently on ebay for sale at a high price. Very rare to find one indeed.

JimDon5822
Posted December 12, 2018 - 10:58am

The Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America) · 18 Dec 1979

1979 14KT Gold "Tank"

Hey Bulova Cartier is on the phone and they want to talk to you.....

JimDon5822
Posted December 12, 2018 - 10:58am

Delaware County Daily Times (Chester, Delaware, Pennsylvania) · 28 Nov 1974,

1974 Chronograph "D"

JimDon5822
Posted December 12, 2018 - 10:59am

Lancaster Eagle-Gazette (Lancaster, Fairfield, Ohio, United States of America) · 5 Dec 1974

An absolutely STUNNING 1974 "Bull Head" Chronograph.  Just look at that dial!!  The lady Skin diver with inner bezel and dual crowns is also an interesting watch.  Unfortunately no names. 

 

JimDon5822
Posted December 12, 2018 - 11:00am

The Town Talk (Alexandria, Rapides, Louisiana, United States of America) · 25 Sep 1970

1970 Deep Sea Chronograph

1970 Chronograph

 

JimDon5822
Posted December 12, 2018 - 11:00am

Honolulu Star-Bulletin (Honolulu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America) · 21 Jul 1970

Possible new variant 1970 Oceanographer "E"

1970 Oceanographer "G"

1970 Oceanographer "C"

 

JimDon5822
Posted December 12, 2018 - 11:01am

The Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America) · 7 Dec 1970

New Model 1970 Edwardian "J"

Quite a few new variants

1970 Debut (Debutante) "A"

1970 Goddess of Time "AT"

1970 Golden Clipper "A"

1970 Time Center "H"

1970 First Lady "J"

1970 Deep Sea Chronograph

1970 Golden Goddess "LK"

1970 Edwardian "J"

1970 Lady of Fashion "BC"

1970 First Lady "D"

1970 Clipper

1970 Sea King "EV"

JimDon5822
Posted December 12, 2018 - 12:50am

Detroit Free Press (Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States of America) · 20 Dec 1970

A few more variants for the new Edwardian model

1970 Edwardian "B"

1970  Edwardian"A"

1970 Edwardian "G"

1970 Edwardian "L"

JimDon5822
Posted December 12, 2018 - 1:11am

Detroit Free Press (Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States of America) · 29 Nov 1970

1970 Sea King "FM". Interesting Art Deco hour markers. 

 

JimDon5822
Posted December 12, 2018 - 1:30am

Tallahassee Democrat (Tallahassee, Leon, Florida, United States of America) · 17 May 1970

1970 Banker "U"

 

JimDon5822
Posted December 12, 2018 - 1:39am

Hattiesburg American (Hattiesburg, Forrest, Mississippi, United States of America) · 15 Dec 1970

1970 Banker "AA"

 

JimDon5822
Posted December 19, 2018 - 9:55pm

The Indianapolis Star (Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States of America) · 17 Feb 1970

1970 Unknown - Interesting watch with gilt dial.

 

JimDon5822
Posted December 19, 2018 - 10:10pm

In reply to by JimDon5822

Just found this one on Ebay.  Looks to be the same accept for the applied diamond.  

Andersok
Posted December 16, 2018 - 7:54am

1971 San Antonio Express

Accutron | Oceanographer | Sea King | Beau Brummell

Andersok
Posted December 16, 2018 - 7:59am

1975 San Antonio Express

Brigadier

JimDon5822
Posted December 18, 2018 - 9:49pm

The Boston Globe (Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States of America) · 21 Dec 1975

1975 Diamond Excellency. (Possible New Model Year)

1975 Centennial (Possible New Model Year)

1975 Jet Star

1975 Rhapsody

 

JimDon5822
Posted December 18, 2018 - 10:33pm

Honolulu Star-Bulletin (Honolulu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America) · 18 Dec 1975

1975 Diamond Excellency with Date (Blue Dial)

JimDon5822
Posted December 18, 2018 - 10:49pm

Chino Champion (Chino, San Bernardino, California) · 19 Dec 1975

1975 "Nearly Nude" model.  

 

JimDon5822
Posted December 18, 2018 - 10:53pm

The Vancouver Sun (Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada) · 15 Nov 1975

 

JimDon5822
Posted December 18, 2018 - 11:04pm

The Vancouver Sun (Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada) · 12 Apr 1975

1975 Golden Centennials

 

JimDon5822
Posted December 18, 2018 - 11:16pm

Calgary Herald (Calgary, Alberta, Canada) · 3 May 1975

1975 President Set o Matic

JimDon5822
Posted December 19, 2018 - 10:24pm

Got the variant on this one.

The Kokomo Tribune (Kokomo, Howard, Indiana) · 15 Dec 1974,

1974 Diamond Excellency "R". Yellow Gold with Black Dial, 17J

Andersok
Posted December 21, 2018 - 1:38pm

1971 WINONA TIMES MISSISSIPPI

SEA KING 'BD' (30 JEWELS IDENTICAL TO COMMANDER)

GOLDEN CENTENNIAL 'O'

Andersok
Posted December 25, 2018 - 6:01pm

1971-Chillicothe Gazette OH 24Nov

Deep Sea Chronograph 'A"

mybulova_admin
Posted December 28, 2018 - 8:02pm

Great ads Jim and Ken!!!

JimDon5822
Posted December 30, 2018 - 11:23pm

 

The Bridgeport Post (Bridgeport, Fairfield, Connecticut) · 1 Dec 1974

Hall of Fame of Unknowns.  Unfortinately no names...bummer.

JimDon5822
Posted December 30, 2018 - 11:44pm

Austin American-Statesman (Austin, Texas, United States of America) · 13 Dec 1974

 

JimDon5822
Posted January 3, 2019 - 12:52am

The Brandon Sun (Brandon, Manitoba, Canada) · 10 Dec 1970

1970 Diamond Caress (Available in 14kt white and 14kt yellow gold0

 

JimDon5822
Posted January 3, 2019 - 7:06pm

Edmonton Journal (Edmonton, Alberta, Canada) · 16 Dec 1970

1970 Accutron 21454W "World Time".  (Me want!!!)

1970 Accutron 21600W Astronaut Mark II

1970 Accutron 23106 Spaceview

1970 Accutron 21955 Deep Sea

1970 Accutron 25501Y Day Date in 14kt Solid Gold.

JimDon5822
Posted January 3, 2019 - 7:15pm

The Ottawa Journal (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada) · 3 Dec 1970

Interesting ad calling this a 1970 Accutron Astronaut Mark II "Travelers".  Note the capital T in Travelers.  

JimDon5822
Posted January 3, 2019 - 7:41pm

RichmondReview (Richmond, British Columbia, Canada) · 2 Dec 1970

1970 Diamond Empress "D"

1970 Diamond Empress "A"

1970 Diamond Empress "G"

 

JimDon5822
Posted January 3, 2019 - 7:59pm

The News (Frederick, Frederick, Maryland) · 22 Dec 1970

More Diamond Empress models

1970 Diamond Empress "E"

1970 Diamond Empress "F"

 

JimDon5822
Posted January 3, 2019 - 8:40pm

The Daily Sentinel (Woodstock, McHenry, Illinois, United States of America) · 13 Jan 1971

1971 Diadem "DR"

 

JimDon5822
Posted January 3, 2019 - 8:56pm

The Marion Star (Marion, Marion, Ohio, United States of America) · 4 Nov 1971

1971 Diamond Pearl "C"

 

JimDon5822
Posted January 3, 2019 - 11:00pm

Lebanon Daily News (Lebanon, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States of America) · 14 Feb 1974

1974 Commander "BB"

 

JimDon5822
Posted March 6, 2019 - 7:27pm

The Vancouver Sun (Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada) · 7 Jun 1975

Bulova on Right.    1975 Set-O-Matic Stainless and champagne dial or Yellow gold and blue dial.  

 

JimDon5822
Posted April 16, 2019 - 8:38pm

Santa Cruz Sentinel (Santa Cruz, California) · 10 Dec 1978, Sun

New name. 1978 Diamond Seville

 

JimDon5822
Posted April 16, 2019 - 8:59pm

Lansing State Journal (Lansing, Michigan) · 19 Dec 1978

1978 Diamond Seville and 1978 La Petite Models

JimDon5822
Posted April 28, 2019 - 7:54pm

The Californian (Salinas, California) · 30 Sep 1978, Sat    

1978 Diamond Seville

 

JimDon5822
Posted April 16, 2019 - 9:14pm

The Petaluma Argus-Courier (Petaluma, California) · 16 Aug 1979, Thu

1979 Diamond Seville Quartz

It appears these became available with quartz movements in 1979.