Food of the Seventies, Quake/Quangaroos

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Two cereals in the Quisp family. Quake tasted the same as Quisp, but Quangaroos had an orange flavor.
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Eddie G. - January 27, 2009 - Report this comment
I ate all of Cap'N Crunch's flavors of cereal then, but his was, hands down, my FAVORITE cereal!!! I used to make a HEAPING bowl of it, and then watch the Sunday morning cartoon lineup consisting of Hoppity Hooper, Bullwinkle, Underdog, Tennesee Tuxedo, Samson & Goliath, and finally, Johnny Quest... after witch, our father would take over the TV set, since we only had ONE at that time! (LOL)
Rob Lambert - July 30, 2015 - Report this comment
Found two great TV commercials for Quake and Quangaroos. First, THE commercial in which Quake uses a machine to evolve from miner to cowboy-superhero. Inside boxes, a Quakemobile toy with catapult launcher. This aired on "George of the Jungle" cartoon show (10/5/68, ABC). Second, one where Simon the Quangaroo nearly bungles Quake's pursuit of a cereal thief. Included, a mail-in offer to get a free Matchbox car with two proof-of-purchase seals. This aired on the "Tomfoolery" cartoon show (9/26/70, NBC). Incidentally, Jay Ward Productions filmed all the Quaker cartoon commercials, with co-producer Bill Scott voicing several characters, along with Daws Butler and Bill Conrad (Quake).
Rob Lambert - April 12, 2017 - Report this comment
From the Saturday morning cartoon vault: TV commercial with two thugs kidnapping Quisp with intent to force him to tell them the secret formula in making the cereal. While Quake balks at having to help Quisp, Simon the Quangaroo tells him it's his duty, for sake of the kids watching. This aired on "Here Comes the Grump" over NBC (3/25/70).

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