The Frankster Archives

Saving audiovisual history one tape at a time

Video Update 25/10/2019

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**NOTE: Please get in touch if any of these clips are yours and of which I haven’t given you due credit for as it’s possible I’ve lost who some of these belong to, if any.

Video Compile 25/10/2019
Format: MP4, 512 kbps, 480 x 376, Mono Audio except * (Stereo)
Dur: 7’22”
Download (44.8 MB)

This compile contains the following cuts:

1. Birds Eye: Bubble ‘n’ Squeak
2. Birds Eye: Frozen Pizzas
3. Birkenhead Point with Graeme Blundell
4. Bob Hawke election ad 1
5. Bob Hawke election ad 2
6. Bonds “It’s gonna be bonds!” campaign
7. Bounty chocolates
8. Bridgestone tyres
9. Bristol Paints with Totti Goldsmith
10. British Airways with Barry Crocker

**All discs courtesy of Chris Keating**



Philip Morris Ltd: Viscount Cigarettes – 1973 – 6x 60 sec
Dur: 6’27”, 2.9 MB, Mono

Audio credit: Bill Armstrong Pty Ltd
Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney


W.D. & H.O. Wills (Aust) Ltd: Lambert & Butler Cigarettes – 1971 4x 30 sec
Dur: 2’03”, 963 KB, Mono

Audio credit: United Sound Pty Ltd Sydney
Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney


Arnott’s Limited: Arnott’s Chicken Crimpy – 1973, 30 sec, track 121
Dur: 0’30”, 239 KB, Mono

Audio credit: United Sound Pty Ltd Sydney
Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney



W.D. & H.O. Wills (Aust) Ltd: Claridge Cigarettes – 1972
Side 1: 4x 30 sec – Side 2: 4x 10 sec

Dur: 3’11”, 1.4 MB, Mono

Audio credit: United Sound Pty Ltd Sydney
Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney

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Arnotts Biscuits Pty Ltd: Arnott’s Cream Biscuits
Dur: 0’30”, 239 KB, Mono

Audio credit: Not known
Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney

Airchecks Update 25/10/2019

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2UW with Ward Austin
Side 1: January 16th 1976 4.00pm-4.30pm
Dur: 30’50”, 14.4 MB, Mono

Side 2: January 18th 1976
Dur: 30’50”, 14.4 MB, Mono

Audio credit: ARN/Les Cook for the tape
Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney



4AY with Donnie Sutherland – November 6th 1978
Dur: 63’11”, 29.4 MB, Mono (Side break at 31’40”)

Audio credit: ARN/Les Cook for the tape
Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney



4AY with Donnie Sutherland – November 8th 1978
Dur: 60’00”, 27.9 MB, Mono (Side break at 31’14”)

Audio credit: ARN/Les Cook for the tape
Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney

Video Update 22/10/2019

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**NOTE: Please get in touch if any of these clips are yours and of which I haven’t given you due credit for as it’s possible I’ve lost who some of these belong to, if any.

Video Compile 22/10/2019
Format: MP4, 512 kbps, 480 x 376, Mono Audio except * (Stereo)
Dur: 6’58”
Download (38.3 MB)

This compile contains the following cuts:

1. Australian Women’s Weekly
2. Bailey & McBrides Furniture
3-5. Balance Cereals
6. BBC Hardware gold batts
7. Benson and Hedges cricket test
8. Bic Shavers
9. Big Ben Pies – Rodney Rude
10. Big M flavoured milk

**All discs courtesy of Chris Keating**


White Wings Pty Ltd: Panjacks – 30 sec trk 15 and 16
Dur: 1’01”, 480 KB, Mono

Audio credit: Natec Sound Studios
Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney


Benson & Hedges: 30 sec Christmas spot 016.BS.0605
Dur: 0’31”, 247 KB, Mono

Audio credit: EMI Custom Service
Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney


Rothmans Perillys: 30 sec PER/30R/7, 8
Dur: 1’05”, 510 KB, Mono

Audio credit: EMI Custom Service
Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney


Escort Cigarettes: Whistling 25 sec 511/37
Dur: 0’25”, 202 KB, Mono

Audio credit: EMI Custom Service
Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney


Arnotts Biscuits Pty Ltd: Uneeda 30 sec Track 744
Dur: 0’31”, 243 KB, Mono

Audio credit: Visound Audio Laboratories Sydney
Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney

Airchecks Update 21/10/2019

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2UW with Phil Haldeman
Side 1: July 2nd 1974 6.30am to 7.15am
Dur: 30’52”, 14.4 MB, Mono

Side 2: July 3rd 1974 6.30am to 7 .15am (with Chris Kirby and Terry)
Dur: 30’47”, 14.4 MB, Mono

Audio credit: ARN/Les Cook for the tape
Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney



2UW with Ward Austin
Side 1: January 9th 1976 6.30am-7.00am
Dur: 28’49”, 13.5 MB, Mono

Side 2: January 11th 1976 10am-10.30am
Dur: 29’08”, 13.5 MB, Mono

Audio credit: ARN/Les Cook for the tape
Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney

Video Update 10/10/2019

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**NOTE: Please get in touch if any of these clips are yours and of which I haven’t given you due credit for as it’s possible I’ve lost who some of these belong to, if any.

Video Compile 10/10/2019
Format: MP4, 512 kbps, 480 x 376, Mono Audio except * (Stereo)
Dur: 6’33”
Download (41.7 MB)

This compile contains the following cuts:

1. Aussie bonds
2. Aussie Holidays with John Farnham
3. Aussie home loans 1
4. Aussie home loans 2
5. Austel 8 digit phone numbers
6. Australian Jobmate
7. Australian Listening Library
8. Australian Made Holidays with Paul Hogan
9. Australian Meat and Livestock Association – Feed The Man Meat! campaign
10. Australian Mining Industry council

**All discs courtesy of Chris Keating**


Colgative Palmolive Pty Ltd: Florient 25 sec, trk 656
Dur: 0’26”, 207 KB, Mono

Audio credit: Natec Sound Studios
Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney


Colgative Palmolive Pty Ltd: Florient 25 sec, trk 435
Dur: 0’26”, 211 KB, Mono

Audio credit: Natec Sound Studios
Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney



Colgate Palmolive Pty Ltd: 25 sec, trks 353-361 inclusive
Dur: 4’04”, 1.9 MB, Mono

Audio credit: Natec Sound Studios
Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney


Bear Brand Products (Behr Manning Aust Pty Ltd) 1962, trks 44-48 inclusive
Dur: 1’25”, 2.0 MB, Mono

Audio credit: Natec Sound Studios
Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney



Rosella Foods Pty Ltd: Rosella James – 3x 60″, 4x 15″ – 1966
Dur: 4’02”, 1.8 MB, Mono

Audio credit: Natec Sound Studios
Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney

Airchecks Update 10/10/2019

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2UW with Leon Byner: “The Way We Were”
Side 1: 26/10/1974
Dur: 26’42”, 12.5 MB, Mono

Side 2: 27/10/1974
Dur: 26’49”, 12.5 MB, Mono

Audio credit: ARN/Les Cook for the tape
Restored/Dubbed by Frankster



2UW with Leon Byner – 18/03/1974 (Side break at 29’53”)
Dur: 58’59”, 27.5 MB, Mono

Audio credit: ARN/Les Cook for the tape
Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney



2UW with Al Thompson “National Top 40” – 21/04/1974
Dur: 39’47”, 18.5 MB, Mono (Side break at 20’52”)

Audio credit: ARN/Les Cook for the tape
Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney

Video Update 04/10/2019

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**NOTE: Please get in touch if any of these clips are yours and of which I haven’t given you due credit for as it’s possible I’ve lost who some of these belong to, if any.

Video Compile 04/10/2019
Format: MP4, 512 kbps, 480 x 376, Mono Audio except * (Stereo)
Dur: 7’08”
Download (42.4 MB)

This compile contains the following cuts:

1. Anusol medicated wipes
2. Apple Mac – “what kind of computer is it, Frank?”
3. Arnott’s Granita biscuits
4. Aspro clear
5. Associated Midland with George Mallaby
6. Atari Video Computer System
7. ATN7 news promo: Steve Liebmann
8. ATN7 Special Presentation ID
9. Atrixo Hand Creams
10. Aussie Bonds (Bert ‘n’ Patti version)