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Thanks for posting.
I actually forgot to subscribe to this theatre that I contributed.
Post fire photo added courtesy of the Cannon Mills, Kannapolis, NC 1887-2003 Facebook page.
Undated photo as Table Supply added, courtesy of the Cannon Mills, Kannapolis, NC 1887-2003 Facebook page.
2010 photo added as The Visitor Center, courtesy of the Cannon Mills, Kannapolis, NC 1887-2003 Facebook page.
1970 photo added courtesy of the Cannon Mills, Kannapolis, NC 1887-2003 Facebook page.
July 1977 photo added credit Pat Little, Johnstown Flood.
1930’s photo added via Mark E. Anderson.
Photo was source for the postcard added by Granola.
Franklin Avenue was originally Franklin Street.
Source photo for the postcard added by Granola.
I enlarged the photo in the link I previously posted, and the address appears to be 205 West main Street.
Avalon Theatre display in the below link.
Appears to have been in the 200 block of West Main Street, based on the framed history in the photo.
It will enlarge, but I still can’t make it out.
In the THSA photo of the State Street entrance posted 01/17/16 by Broan, the film “On The Boulevard” was a German film called “The Girl On The Road”, German: Die Kleine vom Bummel released in Germany December 30, 1925.
15 images added, photo credit Tammey Mclean.
1939 photo added courtesy of the Tennessee Good Old Days Facebook page.
On that page Jim Perry commented:
“The Taylor family ran it back in those days.
Ruth sold tickets, W.O. her husband worked inside doing whatever and Bill the son operated the movie machines.”
Newspaper image added of construction of Atlantic Cinemas.
1934 photo added courtesy of the Rogers Park/West Ridge Historical Society Facebook page.
Auditorium photo in below link.
Circa 1961 photo added via Jim Mulso.
Big Rick’s is now Mad Batter Food & Film.
Status should be changed to Open.
This theatre is currently Mad Batter Food & Film, a restaurant/tavern that runs free films.
Website and Facebook page below.
1952 photo added courtesy of David Kroger.
Circa 1917 photo added credit Carolina Power and Light Photograph Collection.
2017 photo added credit Jesse DuBois.
1954 photo added courtesy of Derrick Gardner.
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