from The Weekly World News, October 19, 1999
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Even after the show ended it ran in syndication from 1975 to 1990 although much of the first year before Barnabas Collins arrived was never shown, as was the case with the last year. The demand for compilation tapes obviously was there as is evidenced by these ads appearing for some 10 years in the Weekly World News and the eventual release of the complete series on both VHS and DVD.
from The Weekly World News, October 16, 1990