San Diego prepares for America’s Bicentennial in 1976 with red, white and blue everything

In the mid-1970s, Bicentennial excitement was in full swing as we approached the 200th anniversary of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1976. News 8's Gene Gleeson explored businesses in San Diego cashing in on the patriotic time with wide-ranging and wacky products including deodorant, ties, paper clips and toilet seats.
Published: 12:59 PM PDT July 3, 2019