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DavidZornig
DavidZornig commented about Village Art Theatre on Mar 4, 2018 at 12:18 pm

March 1st article with more photos. Be sure to click on the “Building Up Chicago” link mentioned at the bottom, for more pics with the containers that have been out in place to store the facade pieces.

https://chicago.curbed.com/2018/3/1/17055040/old-town-condo-development-north-clark

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DavidZornig commented about Oakland Photo Theater on Mar 4, 2018 at 12:10 am

Wider, crisper version of the Oakland Photo Theatre added from the “Theatres of Oakland” book by Jack Tillmany & Jennifer Dowling.

DavidZornig
DavidZornig commented about Roxie Theatre on Mar 3, 2018 at 11:58 pm

1928 photo as the Dufwin added via Ron Bell. Possibly one from the previous dead links.

DavidZornig
DavidZornig commented about 41 Twin Outdoor Theatre on Mar 1, 2018 at 7:19 pm

1948 photo taken from the roof at the Grand Opening added. Photo credit More Retro Milwaukee Memories

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DavidZornig commented about CIBC Theatre on Mar 1, 2018 at 3:23 pm

1910 photo added via Bebe Belman. Shows full Majestic marquee.

DavidZornig
DavidZornig commented about State-Lake Theatre on Feb 28, 2018 at 11:36 pm

9/12/51 photo added credit Larry Nocerino (Vintage Tribune).

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DavidZornig commented about Royal Oak Music Theatre on Feb 28, 2018 at 9:01 pm

1928 photo added credit Royal Oak Historical Society Facebook page. Ushers at the ready, grand opening.

DavidZornig
DavidZornig commented about Varsity Theater on Feb 28, 2018 at 8:01 pm

Original link to the 1976 UIC Library photo, which can be enlarged.

https://www.flickr.com/photos/uicdigital/16502571811/in/photostream/

DavidZornig
DavidZornig commented about Mid `70 photo courtesy of Gregg R. Baker‎. on Feb 28, 2018 at 8:00 pm

1976 photo original UIC Library link.

https://www.flickr.com/photos/uicdigital/16502571811/in/photostream/

DavidZornig
DavidZornig commented about Des Plaines Theater on Feb 27, 2018 at 10:56 am

City of Des Plaines makes first council vote in buying the theater. Link below.

https://www.journal-topics.com/articles/council-votes-7-1-to-move-forward-with-theater-purchase/

DavidZornig
DavidZornig commented about Pickwick Theatre on Feb 27, 2018 at 10:46 am

In a Facebook thread about the same article, it was noted that 6 other Illinois theatres already have laser projection.

DavidZornig
DavidZornig commented about State-Lake Theatre on Feb 26, 2018 at 5:25 pm

1953 photo added credit Bettmann/Getty.

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DavidZornig commented about Circle Theatre on Feb 26, 2018 at 4:24 pm

1938 photo added via David Hathaway. Circle Theatre blade sign in the background.

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DavidZornig commented about State Theatre on Feb 24, 2018 at 10:35 pm

4 photos of the 1914 fire in the below link to the “South Dakota History of Cities, Towns and Places” Facebook page. It’s a Public Group, so if you can access Facebook you should be able to see it.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/1665417910340226/search/?query=theatre

DavidZornig
DavidZornig commented about Mercury Theater on Feb 24, 2018 at 9:27 pm

Summer 1968 photo & copy added credit John LeQuesne‎.

DavidZornig
DavidZornig commented about Strand Twin Theatres on Feb 24, 2018 at 6:12 pm

Circa 1961 photo added via Mase Mason, Strand on right.

DavidZornig
DavidZornig commented about Grand Theatre on Feb 23, 2018 at 10:28 am

1946-`48 photo added of ticket booth operator Elaine Rentfrom credit Wilda Harper.

DavidZornig
DavidZornig commented about Logan Theatre on Feb 22, 2018 at 5:13 pm

October 1968 photo and copy added credit Chuck Kuenneth.

Note the street is entirely wood planks due to the subway construction then going on.

DavidZornig
DavidZornig commented about Mid `50s photo via Ed Johnson. on Feb 18, 2018 at 6:49 pm

1959 photo.

DavidZornig
DavidZornig commented about Fox California Theater on Feb 18, 2018 at 6:30 pm

1941 photo added via Ed Johnson.

DavidZornig
DavidZornig commented about Frisina Cinema on Feb 17, 2018 at 12:56 pm

Photo & copy added credit Springfield Rewind. Manager Larry Troesch of Springfield Cinema at 3220 Lake Plaza Road in the projection room on February 13, 1981. According to one comment on the Sprigfield Rewind Facebook page, Larry is still the owner of Deja Vu.

DavidZornig
DavidZornig commented about Tower Theatre on Feb 15, 2018 at 9:20 pm

Opening night February 14, 1936 photo added courtesy of Bob Staskell.

DavidZornig
DavidZornig commented about Oster Regent Theatre on Feb 15, 2018 at 6:53 pm

Current article about fund raising efforts for the Oster Regent Theatre.

http://wcfcourier.com/news/local/cedar-falls-community-theatre-half-way-to-goal-for-capital/article_8721d336-6fb7-5ec4-9fbd-c9a802ae2ab9.html?utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook&utm_campaign=user-share

DavidZornig
DavidZornig commented about Grand Pussycat Cinema on Feb 15, 2018 at 12:58 pm

1965 photo as the Trans Lux added via Mauri Huttunen.

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DavidZornig commented about Oak Theatre on Feb 14, 2018 at 10:38 pm

Circa 1931 photo added courtesy of the Old West Town Facebook page.