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rivest266 commented about Mozart Theatre on Apr 15, 2017 at 1:51 pm

November 21st, 1908 grand opening ad in the photo section. Article from Joe Vogel can be found at

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rivest266 commented about Lyceum Theatre on Apr 15, 2017 at 1:44 pm

Reopened on January 4th, 1905

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rivest266 commented about Lyceum Theatre on Apr 15, 2017 at 1:35 pm

Old Lyceum theatre destroyed by fire

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rivest266 commented about Marcus Cedar Creek Cinema on Apr 3, 2017 at 5:51 pm

First 3 screens opened on November 24th, 1994. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Edmar Theatre on Apr 2, 2017 at 3:42 pm

Listings in the Wausau Daily Herald stopped in 1966 for this theatre.

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rivest266 commented about Edmar Theatre on Apr 2, 2017 at 3:38 pm

This reopened as Edmar theatre on August 25th, 1961. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Grand Theatre on Apr 2, 2017 at 2:56 pm

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rivest266 commented about Grand Theatre on Apr 2, 2017 at 2:55 pm

This opened on November 24th, 1927, Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Village Triple on Apr 1, 2017 at 5:45 pm

3 screens on November 5th, 1971 becoming the first triplex cinema in Florida. Another ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Hi-Way Airport 9 Drive-In on Apr 1, 2017 at 5:34 pm
  • 2 screens on June 23rd, 1971 ad in photo section

  • 3 screens on October 15th, 1971 ad in photo section.

  • 5 screens on November 3rd, 1972 Ad in photo section.

  • 7 screens on August 24th, 1973 – Rebranded Airport Drive-In

  • 8 screens on February 8th, 1974

  • 9 screens on March 8th, 1974

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rivest266 commented about Art Towne Twin on Apr 1, 2017 at 4:17 pm

This opened on February 18th, 1970 with one screen. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Mall Theatres 1 & 2 on Apr 1, 2017 at 3:59 pm

This opened on April 30th, 1971. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Screen Play Cinema 'n' Drafthouse on Mar 29, 2017 at 6:31 pm

December 16th, 1970 grand opening ad as Reef in the photo section. Reopened as Reef Cinema ‘n’ Drafthouse on October 30th, 1981

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rivest266 commented about Swap Shop Drive-In on Mar 29, 2017 at 6:26 pm

They must had been showing a dirty movie.

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rivest266 commented about Swap Shop Drive-In on Mar 28, 2017 at 5:51 pm

An indoor theatre, called the Thunderbird Mini opened behind the refreshment center on September 4th, 1970 with “I am Curious (Yellow)”. On January 1st, 1971 it became a “members only” theatre closing in 1972. The outdoor theatre had shown adult movies until at least 1973. Three ads in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Swap Shop Drive-In on Mar 28, 2017 at 5:51 pm

An indoor theatre, called the Thunderbird Mini opened behind the refreshment center on September 4th, 1970 with “I am Curious (Yellow)”. On January 1st, 1971 it became a “members only” theatre closing in 1972. The outdoor theatre had shown adult movies until at least 1973. Three ads in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Southland Twin on Mar 28, 2017 at 5:30 pm

This opened on December 4th, 1970. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Ocean Theatre on Mar 28, 2017 at 5:24 pm

This opened on April 3rd, 1970. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Southport Cinema & Drafthouse on Mar 27, 2017 at 4:38 pm

This opened on January 30th, 1969. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Village Triple on Mar 27, 2017 at 4:20 pm

August 6th, 1969 grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Gold Coast Drive-In on Mar 27, 2017 at 3:51 pm

The mini cinemas opened on December 31st, 1969. Grand opening ads in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Lauderhill Theatre on Mar 26, 2017 at 5:51 pm

This opened on June 30th, 1967. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Plantation Theatre on Mar 26, 2017 at 5:00 pm

This opened on January 29th, 1965. Grand opening ad in the photo section and * Found on Newspapers.com powered by Newspapers.com

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rivest266 commented about Swap Shop Drive-In on Mar 26, 2017 at 4:44 pm

This opened on November 27th, 1963. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

  • July 13th, 1973 3 screens
  • 6 screens on September 21st, 1973
  • 8 screens on March 29th, 1974

Renamed Swap Shop in 1984

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rivest266 commented about Galleria Cinemas on Mar 26, 2017 at 4:29 pm

This opened on December 19th, 1963. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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