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Broan commented about Michigan Theatre on Oct 11, 2015 at 10:00 am

Here is a 1917 review of the theatre

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Broan commented about Metropolitan Theatre on Oct 11, 2015 at 9:56 am

Here is a 1917 review of the theatre. The reviewer judged the 25' screen to be too big.

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Broan commented about Grove Theatre on Oct 10, 2015 at 7:18 am

Here is a nice opening day photo.

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Broan commented about Terminal Theatre on Oct 10, 2015 at 7:06 am

Here is a nice view of the front.

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Broan commented about Village Art Theatre on Oct 9, 2015 at 6:50 pm

The parapet restoration looks well-done.

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Broan commented about Central Park Theatre on Oct 4, 2015 at 12:21 pm

It’s a hassle to write in the link HTML for everything when it can be copy-pasted just the same.

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Broan commented about Central Park Theatre on Oct 4, 2015 at 12:13 pm

Try clicking this again. I have no idea why this isn’t working for you, but it’s an April 1918 issue, page 734

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Broan commented about Central Park Theatre on Oct 4, 2015 at 12:00 pm

Just copy and pasted it in three different browsers and it worked fine.

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Broan commented about Central Park Theatre on Oct 4, 2015 at 11:50 am

http://archive.org/stream/motography19elec#page/734/mode/2up/search/balaban

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Broan commented about Unique Theatre on Oct 4, 2015 at 11:45 am

Architect was Henry L. Newhouse.

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Broan commented about Woodlawn Theatre on Oct 4, 2015 at 11:23 am

http://archive.org/stream/movwor37chal#page/n427/mode/2up

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Broan commented about Milford Theatre on Oct 4, 2015 at 11:17 am

http://archive.org/stream/motography17elec#page/503/mode/1up/search/newhouse

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Broan commented about Atlantic Theatre on Oct 4, 2015 at 11:15 am

http://archive.org/stream/movpict33chal#page/n855/mode/1up/search/newhouse

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Broan commented about Boulevard Theatre on Oct 4, 2015 at 11:12 am

Architect was Henry L. Newhouse. http://archive.org/stream/motionpicturenew121unse#page/n1486/mode/1up/search/newhouse

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Broan commented about Studebaker Theater & Playhouse Theater on Oct 4, 2015 at 7:07 am

Incredibly, in 1917 the Studebaker was closed only 5 weeks for renovations. http://archive.org/stream/exhibitorstra00newy#page/710/mode/1up

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Broan commented about Senate Theatre on Oct 3, 2015 at 3:34 pm

During planning and construction, the Senate was originally to be called the Panacea. Weird name!

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Broan commented about Pantheon Theatre on Oct 3, 2015 at 10:19 am

http://archive.org/stream/motionpicturenew18moti_7#page/3586/mode/2up

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Broan commented about Pantheon Theatre on Oct 3, 2015 at 8:56 am

http://lantern.mediahist.org/catalog/motionpicturenew18moti_7_0964

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Broan commented about From Moving Picture Weekly on Oct 3, 2015 at 8:36 am

http://lantern.mediahist.org/catalog/movingpicturewee78movi_1_0589

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Broan commented about Deerpath Theatre on Sep 25, 2015 at 4:59 am

The architects for this theater are sometimes given as Stanley
D. Anderson and James H. Ticknor. Betts may have contributed.

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Broan commented about Tiffin Theatre on Sep 24, 2015 at 4:04 pm

Opening article with photo

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Broan commented about Portage Theater on Sep 24, 2015 at 4:02 pm

Opening article at archive.org

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Broan commented about Davis Theater on Sep 21, 2015 at 4:52 pm

http://archive.org/stream/exhibitorsherald07exhi_0#page/n441/mode/2up

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Broan commented about Davis Theater on Sep 21, 2015 at 4:49 pm

Opened November 6, 1918. Report from Exhibitor’s Herald in Photos section.

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Broan commented about Vic Theatre on Aug 30, 2015 at 9:41 am

Added a Chicago Tribune announcement which credited John Eberson as architect.