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DavidZornig commented about Garrick Theatre on Feb 10, 2015 at 6:03 pm

Here is a 2011 link with the various places the stone faces from the Garrick ended up, scattered around the city. Copy & Paste to view.

http://chicago-architecture-jyoti.blogspot.com/2011/09/lincoln-park-apartment-1945-n-lincoln.html

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DavidZornig commented about Orpheum Theatre on Feb 10, 2015 at 11:43 am

More images here. Copy & Paste to view.

http://rockfordreminisce.com/Entertainment_Venues_2.html

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DavidZornig commented about Palace Theatre on Feb 10, 2015 at 11:39 am

Other images here. Copy & Paste to view.

http://rockfordreminisce.com/Entertainment_Venues_2.html

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DavidZornig commented about Palace Theatre on Feb 10, 2015 at 11:38 am

Added image. Palace sign in 1940, photo courtesy of the RockfordReminisce.com Facebook page.

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DavidZornig commented about State Theatre on Feb 10, 2015 at 11:23 am

1942 photo added credit RockfordReminisce.com Facebook page.

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DavidZornig commented about Studio Theatre on Feb 7, 2015 at 8:38 pm

2 photos added.

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DavidZornig commented about Tower Theater on Feb 7, 2015 at 6:24 pm

June 14, 1972 photo added to Photo’s Section of first concert at the Tower. Dave Mason & Buzzy Linhart.

Photo via 11/20/14 link below, though the photo date is from Wikipedia. Copy & Paste to view article.

https://writingworkshops14.wordpress.com/2014/11/20/redefining-the-tower-theater/

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DavidZornig commented about Strand Theatre on Feb 7, 2015 at 4:50 pm

Oh, sorry. I have Shorpy on Facebook, and it just popped up.

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DavidZornig commented about Strand Theatre on Feb 7, 2015 at 4:33 pm

Added to Photos Section a 1949 photo credit John M. Fox, via the Shorpy Photo Archive.

The original link also has a View Full Size feature. Copy & Paste to view link.

http://www.shorpy.com/node/19175

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DavidZornig commented about Grand Theatre on Feb 7, 2015 at 12:22 pm

1942 photo added, courtesy of the AmeriCar The Beautiful Facebook page. Below is the Google Street View that shows the Grand structure has been hollowed out, with only the facade remaining.

https://www.google.com/maps/.348093,-82.214039,3a,75y,137.58h,87.5t/data=!3m4!1e1!3m2!1s53fvk4xkFAqTlZ3yW7MkCA!2e0

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DavidZornig commented about Lewiston Drive-In on Feb 7, 2015 at 9:08 am

Below link has an image of a print ad. Lewiston Drive-In Theatre was the full name.

https://www.drive-ins.com/pictures/metlewi001/lewiston-drive-in-lewiston-me

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DavidZornig commented about Lewiston Drive-In on Feb 7, 2015 at 9:06 am

Closed in 1985. Below link from 07/08/85 has article on trailer park development of the property.

http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=1928&dat=19850708&id=mn0gAAAAIBAJ&sjid=CmgFAAAAIBAJ&pg=1403,1368199

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DavidZornig commented about Broadway Theatre on Feb 5, 2015 at 9:26 pm

Auditorium demolition photos added. Photo credit Nitram242 Photography.

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DavidZornig commented about New Cinema Playhouse on Feb 5, 2015 at 8:36 pm

Just added a 1967 Lenny Bruce film print ad courtesy of Bob Greenhouse. Film-Makers' Cooperative is listed. I couldn’t find the Cinematheque or Village Theatre mentioned, to add it to their pages. If anyone knows the names those theatres are listed under on CT, post here and I will add it to them.

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DavidZornig commented about Castro Theatre on Feb 1, 2015 at 10:07 pm

1960’s photo added, credit The LIFE Images Collection / Getty Mickey Pfleger.

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DavidZornig commented about Mahoning Drive-In on Feb 1, 2015 at 1:50 pm

Here is a recent Facebook album of 30+ photos, some of vinatge equipment. Copy and Paste to view when logged in on Facebook.

https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=oa.1550028695256049&type=1

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DavidZornig commented about Loews Cinema Theatre on Jan 28, 2015 at 9:54 pm

Added July 1966 photo and copy courtesy of Dean Fields.

The gala grand opening of the Cinema Chatsworth on Devonshire at Mason. The theater opened with the premier of Arabesque starring Gregory Peck and Sophia Loren (they were to make a personal appearance). The Chatsworth HS Marching Band and Majorettes were the entertainment in a street parade.

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DavidZornig commented about State Theatre on Jan 27, 2015 at 10:51 am

4 images added to Photos Section.

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DavidZornig commented about Movies at the Museum on Jan 27, 2015 at 10:19 am

Just added an old sign in the alley behind Exchange Street. Photo courtesy of Richard Wallace.

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DavidZornig commented about Brownwood Lyric Theatre on Jan 26, 2015 at 10:00 pm

One exterior photo in below link. Copy & Paste to view.

http://www.texasescapes.com/TOWNS/Brownwood/Brownwood-Texas-Vintage-Photos.htm

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DavidZornig commented about Bowie Theatre on Jan 26, 2015 at 9:58 pm

1945 photo added courtesy of Britt E. Towery Jr. via below website.

http://www.texasescapes.com/TOWNS/Brownwood/Brownwood-Texas-Vintage-Photos.htm

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DavidZornig commented about Bryant Theatre on Jan 26, 2015 at 7:01 pm

September 1923 photo added courtesy of Kenneth McIntyre.

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DavidZornig commented about 1923 photo courtesy Kenneth McIntyre. on Jan 26, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Correction, September 1923.

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DavidZornig commented about Late `50's photo courtesy of the AmeriCar The Beautiful Facebook page. on Jan 23, 2015 at 10:38 pm

Marquee on the right.

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DavidZornig commented about Liberty Theatre on Jan 22, 2015 at 2:48 pm

This link has a great 1950 Gordon Parks photo of the Liberty Theatre marquee. Copy & paste the below link.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/01/16/gordon-parks_n_6489120.html?utm_hp_ref=mostpopular