Opening Sponsor Plug
The opening plug occurred between the Cat In the Hat productions logo and the opening credits. This narration accompanied it: "The Foundation for Full-Service Banks representing America's 14,000 national banks, state banks, and trust companies presents "Dr. Seuss How the Grinch Stole Christmas!"."
Closing Sponsor Plug
The closing plug occurred between the ending of the special and the end credits. It was accompanied by this narration: "From the Grinch, and from Max, and from Cindy-Lou Who, and the thousands of banks, give or take one or two, that care for your savings and checking accounts and provide loans you need in all kinds of amounts. From the full-service banks that serve you all year, may this special season be full of good cheer. May your Christmas Day be so very, very, wonderfully, happily, joyously merry. The Foundation for Full-Service Banks representing America's 14,000 national banks, state banks, and trust companies has presented "Dr. Seuss How the Grinch Stole Christmas!"."