Photos favorited by Gerald A. DeLuca

  • <p>A portion of a 1922 poster advertising “Silver Wings” starring Mary Carr, found as backing to a 1919 photograph.  A framer must have obtained it and used it as a backing card.  Courtesy OldfilmsPaul.</p>
  • <p>10-20-21 orchestra, facing balcony & projection booth. Netflix replaced the chairs & carpet. A few seats were lost from left rear of orchestra, for handicapped accessible restroom.</p>
  • <p>May 2, 1964</p>
  • <p>From a 1947 16mm movie posted on YouTube. This looks like it MIGHT be the Park Theatre in Everett.</p>
  • <p>1941 view.</p>
  • <p>December 21, 1912 as the Mozart Theatre.</p>
  • <p>The current interior looks NOTHING like it did back in the ‘20’s!</p>
  • <p>ABOVE: As the Royal appears in Peter Bogdanovich’s “The Last Picture Show” (1971)
              BELOW: The cinema frontage as it appears in the poster art by Richard Amsel (1947-1985) for the Columbia film.</p>
  • <p>Stage, 1890.</p>
  • <p>Opening day ad 2-15-1938.</p>
  • <p>June 17, 1956. Candy girl want ad. Hartford Courant.</p>
  • <p>August 26, 1923. Hartford Courant. Ad showing entrance and marquee.</p>
  • <p>First full view of the interior I have seen. Hartford Courant, August 26, 1923.</p>
  • <p>In 1941.</p>
  • <p>Auditorium from raised mezzanine section</p>
  • <p>Kennedy Family Attends “Pinocchio” (February, 1940)</p>
  • <p>Exclusive engagement for Passover season (1945)</p>
  • <p>1945</p>
  • <p>November 12, 1936. Italian silent.</p>
  • <p>Jan 1, 1958 the Liberty Theatre re-opens as the Art Cinema with the French film “Gervaise.”</p>
  • <p>Ad for 1878 opening as Low’s.</p>