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rivest266 commented about Town Theater on Feb 25, 2024 at 11:34 am

Renamed Town on June 5th, 1941. Ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Civic Theatre on Feb 25, 2024 at 10:12 am

Held an reopening on August 5th, 1938. Ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Vogue Theatre on Feb 25, 2024 at 10:08 am

Reopened as Vogue on April 17th, 1938. Ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Center Theatre on Feb 25, 2024 at 10:04 am

Reopened as Center on August 17th, 1938. Grand opening ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Park Theatre on Feb 25, 2024 at 9:56 am

Could this be opened as the Ramona Park theatre on May 28th, 1931? Ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about 4 Star Theatre on Feb 25, 2024 at 9:43 am

This opened on November 9th, 1939 by B & J (an partnership of Edward C. Beatty and Allen Johnson) and booked by Butterfield Theatres. Grand opening ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Roxy Theatre on Feb 24, 2024 at 10:46 pm

This opened as the Fairmount theatre on September 21st, 1929 and reopened as Roxy on May 31st, 1936. Grand opening ads posted.

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rivest266 commented about Eastown Theatre on Feb 24, 2024 at 10:41 pm

Opened on November 19th, 1936. Grand opening ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Town Theater on Feb 24, 2024 at 10:15 pm

I find the first mention of the Alcazar on April 17th, 1913. It was owned by Beechers, Inc. from the late 1910’s to early 1930’s. It reopened as the Roosevelt theatre on September 23rd, 1933. Its now Brewhaus.

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rivest266 commented about State Theater on Feb 24, 2024 at 9:54 pm

Opened on January 6th, 1935. Grand opening ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Art Theatre on Feb 24, 2024 at 9:50 pm

Reopened as Rialto on September 4th, 1932. Grand opening ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Kent Theatre on Feb 24, 2024 at 4:52 pm

Reopened as Kent on August 24th, 1924. Another ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Our Theatre on Feb 24, 2024 at 3:56 pm

Opened on March 22nd, 1929. Small ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Royal Theatre on Feb 24, 2024 at 12:45 pm

Nitrate film fire on August 13th, 1924. Article posted.

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rivest266 commented about Kent Theatre on Feb 24, 2024 at 12:23 pm

and reopened later in 1923.

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rivest266 commented about Kent Theatre on Feb 24, 2024 at 12:19 pm

Closed as Orpheum on December 31st, 1922, after a fire.

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rivest266 commented about Civic Theatre on Feb 24, 2024 at 10:31 am

Reopened as Majestic Gardens on August 28th, 1915. 1903 and 1915 grand opening ads posted.

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rivest266 commented about Keith's Theatre on Feb 24, 2024 at 9:51 am

Opened as Empress as the “safest fireproof theatre in America” on August 24th, 1914. Grand opening ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Savoy Theatre on Feb 24, 2024 at 9:40 am

Reopened as Columbia on September 9th, 1912, another ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Kent Theatre on Feb 24, 2024 at 9:32 am

Opened as the Orpheum “The People’s Theater” on November 12th, 1911. Grand opening ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Savoy Theatre on Feb 24, 2024 at 9:20 am

This may have been opened as the Temple Theatre on March 1st, 1909. Ad posted.

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rivest266 commented about Garrick Theatre on Feb 24, 2024 at 9:16 am

The Grand became the Garrick theatre on December 27th, 1909. Grand opening ad posed.

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rivest266 commented about Jack Loeks' Studio 28 on Feb 23, 2024 at 9:30 pm

Also uploaded some aerials for the cinema as well as a plan showing the four expansion phases.

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rivest266 commented about Celebration! Cinema Studio Park on Feb 23, 2024 at 9:13 pm

The “Studio” sign from the Studio 28 in Wyoming now stands in its lobby.

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rivest266 commented about Jack Loeks' Studio 28 on Feb 22, 2024 at 10:57 pm

Grand opening ad posted.