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Thursday, August 13, 2015

#TBT: Listen to the first-ever commercial for Will's Pub from 1996

Posted By on Thu, Aug 13, 2015 at 3:33 PM

click to enlarge PHOTO BY ASHLEY BELANGER
  • Photo by Ashley Belanger
Earlier this week, we picked up a package from Will's Pub owner Will Walker. A heavy steel time capsule that contains a ton of old memorabilia from the bar's 20 years:
click to enlarge This thing weighs like 500 pounds and I had to lug it four blocks downtown in 100 degrees both ways uphill even though I live in Florida.
  • This thing weighs like 500 pounds and I had to lug it four blocks downtown in 100 degrees both ways uphill even though I live in Florida.
We will share some highlights from the rest of the suitcase's treasures in our issue due out Sept. 9 (which is a badass issue for many reasons, so keep an eye out for it), but we found something just too good not to share immediately:
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Hit play and you will be sucked back to 1996 when the first-ever commercial for Will's "Loch Haven" Pub aired on the radio. "Will’s Pub is so unflashy, it’s cool.”

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