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rivest266 commented about Picture Show at Bloomingdale Court on Nov 13, 2016 at 4:34 am

Correction: December 15th, 1989 grand opening ad in photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Logan Theatre on Nov 13, 2016 at 4:29 am

December 25th, 1989 grand opening as a 3-plex in the photo section. 5 screens in 1990.

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rivest266 commented about Orland Square Cinemas on Nov 13, 2016 at 4:11 am

December 16th, 1983 grand opening ad as a 8-plex in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Lincoln Village 7-9 on Nov 13, 2016 at 4:05 am

3 screens on December 16th, 1989.

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rivest266 commented about Lincoln Village 7-9 on Nov 13, 2016 at 3:54 am

This opened on August 2nd, 1968 with one screen. Its grand opening ad can be found in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Cadillac Palace Theatre on Nov 13, 2016 at 3:39 am

November 12th, 1965 reopening ad as Bismarck Palace in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Lawndale Theatre on Nov 13, 2016 at 2:51 am

This opened on October 19th, 1927. I uploaded its grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Jackson Park Theatre on Nov 12, 2016 at 3:57 pm

This opened on November 29th, 1916. Grand opening ad in the photo section

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rivest266 commented about Harper Theater on Nov 12, 2016 at 3:10 pm

2 screens on December 25th, 1970. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Harper Theater on Nov 12, 2016 at 2:43 pm

The first ad as Hyde Park from December 30th, 1933 can be found in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Village Art Theatre on Nov 12, 2016 at 1:15 pm

First small ad as Gold Coast from January 14th, 1934 in the photo section. Also checked the Tribune from 1916.06.24 and found nothing on Page 15.

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rivest266 commented about Rialto Theatre on Nov 12, 2016 at 9:51 am

This reopened as Downtown on September 1st, 1944. Its grand opening ad can be found in the photo section. Reverted to the Rialto by the end of 1945.

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rivest266 commented about Double Drive-In on Nov 12, 2016 at 9:26 am

This opened on August 19th, 1950.

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rivest266 commented about Double Drive-In on Nov 12, 2016 at 9:26 am

Wrong date! Its from August 19th, 1950.

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rivest266 commented about Devon Theatre on Nov 12, 2016 at 9:10 am

December 25th, 1929 grand opening ads for the Pantheon and the Devon in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Cinestage Theatre on Nov 12, 2016 at 7:35 am

April 4th, 1957 grand opening ad as Cinestage as well as the December 20th, 1985 grand opening ad as Dearborn Cinemas can be both found in the photo section for this theatre.

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rivest266 commented about Biltmore Theatre on Nov 12, 2016 at 7:24 am

August 1st, 1930 reopening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Lamar Theater on Nov 12, 2016 at 7:20 am

August 29th, 1930 grand opening ad for the Byrd, Davis and Lamar theatres from the Tribune in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Davis Theater on Nov 12, 2016 at 7:16 am

August 29th, 1930 grand opening ad for the Byrd, Davis and the Lamar in Oak Park theatres in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Davis Theater on Nov 12, 2016 at 6:55 am

November 6th, 1918 grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Crawford Theater on Nov 12, 2016 at 6:41 am

This opened on March 14th, 1914. Its grand opening ad can be found in the photo section for this theatre.

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rivest266 commented about Covent Theater on Nov 12, 2016 at 6:37 am

Reopened as Covent by B & K on December 22nd, 1932 as a discount theatre. Small grand opening ad in the photo section. Listings stopped in 1958.

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rivest266 commented about Carnegie Theatre on Nov 11, 2016 at 3:21 pm

December 3rd, 1949 grand opening ad as Carnegie in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Capri Cinema on Nov 11, 2016 at 2:55 pm

July 4th, 1958 grand opening ad as Capri in the photo section

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rivest266 commented about Alba Theatre on Nov 11, 2016 at 2:45 pm

March 7th, 1923 grand opening ad for Capitol in the photo section.