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DavidZornig commented about Edgewood Drive-In on Feb 19, 2015 at 7:30 pm

1985 photos added. Photo credits Mark Ferris.

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DavidZornig commented about Capitol Theatre on Feb 18, 2015 at 12:56 pm

Just added a circa 1944 photo courtesy of the Alte Bilder aus vergangenen Tagen für Autofans Facebook page. Note the earlier marquee. Buildings next door on either side are the same as those in the other photo. The Spectator offices were next door.

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DavidZornig commented about Mid `50's photo courtesy of Hemmings Motor News Facebook page. on Feb 18, 2015 at 11:18 am

Correction: 1961 Photo credit LIFE Magazine.

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DavidZornig commented about Rialto Square Theatre on Feb 18, 2015 at 9:36 am

Obituary of Dorothy L. Mavrich. Copy & paste to view.

http://chicago.suntimes.com/news/7/71/375926/dorothy-l-mavrich-saved-rialto-theatre-joliets-rialto-square-theatre

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DavidZornig commented about Loew's Sheridan Theatre on Feb 18, 2015 at 9:12 am

A couple photos of the Sheridan in this recent Hopper video piece by the Whitney Museum of American Art. Copy & Paste to view.

http://whitney.org/WatchAndListen/Artists?play_id=853&utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=SocialMedia&utm_content=Multimedia&utm_campaign=Hopper

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DavidZornig commented about United Artists Theatre on Feb 18, 2015 at 8:44 am

Additional demolition photos added. Photo credits John P. Keating Jr.

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DavidZornig commented about 4 Star Playhouse on Feb 17, 2015 at 10:30 pm

1934 Wilson Theatre Photo Added. Photo Credit: Lillian M. Campbell Memorial Collection. Courtesy West Side Historical Society, Legler Branch Library. Thanks to Neil Arsenty for finding it.

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DavidZornig commented about Rocket Drive-In on Feb 16, 2015 at 6:06 pm

Undated photo added courtesy of Art Peterson.

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DavidZornig commented about Paramount Theater on Feb 15, 2015 at 2:04 pm

Circa 1958 photo added courtesy of the AmeriCar The Beautiful Facebook page.

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DavidZornig commented about Lakeside Theatre on Feb 12, 2015 at 9:48 am

Lakeside Theatre 1936 IDOT photo added.

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DavidZornig commented about Fox Pasadena Theatre on Feb 10, 2015 at 8:55 pm

Circa 1940’s photo added courtesy of Joel Windmiller.

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DavidZornig commented about Garrick Theatre on Feb 10, 2015 at 8:03 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 1:43 pm

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 1:39 pm

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 1:38 pm

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 1:23 pm

1942 photo added credit RockfordReminisce.com Facebook page.

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DavidZornig commented about Studio Theatre on Feb 7, 2015 at 10:38 pm

2 photos added.

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DavidZornig commented about Tower Theater on Feb 7, 2015 at 8:24 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 6:50 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 6:33 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 2:22 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 11:08 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 11:06 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 11:26 pm

Auditorium demolition photos added. Photo credit Nitram242 Photography.

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DavidZornig commented about New Cinema Playhouse on Feb 5, 2015 at 10:36 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.