The ubiquitous jingle debuted in 1963.
The advertising industry said goodbye this week to a very successful, if largely unknown, creative voice with the passing of Richard D. Trentlage, who died on Sept. 21 at the age of 87 in a suburb of Chicago. Trentlage was never a h...
Mr. Trentlage’s may not be a household name, but generations know his work writing advertising jingles for companies such as Oscar Mayer and McDonald’s.
Trentlage's most famous contribution was the Oscar Mayer Wiener jingle.
The Oscar Mayer song was one of the country’s best-known advertising jingles for half a century.