Sri MGR Year 95, 6th September, Thursday
Most of advertisements of yester year Tamil Movies will be given in Tamil Dailies. Seldom the ads appear in English dailies. Below are some of the MGR movie ads that have appeared in English Dailies of those days.
In Alphabetical order:
AVM Productions first colour movie Anbay Vaa and Padmini Pictures Ayirathil Oruvan were the above image ads that have appeared in English Newspapers.
Venus Pictures En Annan ad for the 100th day.
Mekala pictures Kanchi Thalaivan ad given in the newspaper, note that no mention of MGR’s name in the ad and a very small image of MGR compared to the close up image size of SSR.
Devar Films Mugarasi like the above image there is no mention of our beloved Leader Puratchi Thalaivar MGR name but the importance of hero is given in the image, unlike the above ad.
Padmini Pictures Nadodi this the 2nd week ad given in an English Daily.
Devar Films Neethiku Pin Pasam the reservation ad given in the English Newspaper.
The above ad is the 100th day of Panakara Kudumbam.
Another 100th day ad of Periya Idathu Penn.
The above ad is about the 151 successive houseful shows in Devi Paradise, Chennai for the movie Rickshawkaran.
Devar Films Vettaikaran reservation ad placed in an English Daily.
Some of the ads were from the collection from B.S.Raju, the Editor of Olikirathu Urimaikural.