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rivest266 commented about Coral Theatre on Oct 17, 2011 at 3:39 pm

Al, did the Herald accept ads for adult cinemas in the 1970? Many newspapers refused then outright.

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rivest266 commented about Dade Theatre on Oct 17, 2011 at 3:37 pm

The November 28th, 1940 grand opening ad has been uploaded in the photo section as well as the picture on this page.

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rivest266 commented about Actors' Playhouse at the Miracle Theater on Oct 17, 2011 at 3:18 pm

1948, 1978 and 1983 grand opening ads are now in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Sheridan Theatre on Oct 16, 2011 at 3:56 pm

The January 5th, 1937 grand opening ad has been uploaded in the photo section for this theatre.

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rivest266 commented about AMC South Dade 8 on Oct 16, 2011 at 3:37 pm

I noticed that many theatres stopped placing ads in later years in the News. Its circulation must had been slipping by the time the South Dade opened.

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rivest266 commented about Lincoln Theatre on Oct 16, 2011 at 2:37 pm

The January 15th, 1936 grand opening ad had been posted here.

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rivest266 commented about Colony Theatre on Oct 16, 2011 at 2:31 pm

The January 25th, 1935 grand opening ad has been uploaded here.

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rivest266 commented about Carib Theatre on Oct 16, 2011 at 2:12 pm

December 22nd Grand opening ad has been placed in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Byron Carlyle Theater on Oct 16, 2011 at 2:08 pm

December 18th, 1968 grand opening ad had been posted in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Town Theatre on Oct 16, 2011 at 12:40 pm

Wometco place no grand opening ad on June 29th, 1946 except for its regular listings.

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rivest266 commented about Tower Theater on Oct 16, 2011 at 12:35 pm

This opened on December 20th, 1926. Ad posted in this theatre’s photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Tivoli Theatre on Oct 16, 2011 at 12:32 pm

This opened as a playhouse on January 31st, 1927. Ad being posted here.

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rivest266 commented about AMC South Dade 8 on Oct 16, 2011 at 11:36 am

This opened on July 19th, 1985. No grand opening appeared in the newspaper.

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rivest266 commented about Southland Mall Stadium 16 on Oct 16, 2011 at 11:15 am

General Cinemas' Cutler Ridge Cinema was built in the mall. The mall was renamed Southland.

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rivest266 commented about Palm Drive-In on Oct 16, 2011 at 10:59 am

That is the only drive-in that goes under three names at the same time!.

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rivest266 commented about Ritz Theatre on Oct 16, 2011 at 10:07 am

This was owned by Wometco. Their Afro-American theatres did not appear in the Wometco listings.

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rivest266 commented about Regal Palace 18 on Oct 16, 2011 at 9:45 am

Regal sold it to Miami Cinemas in 2009. Web: http://miamicinemas.net/default.html

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rivest266 commented about Paramount Theatre on Oct 16, 2011 at 9:31 am

This was renamed Paramount on December 10th, 1931. Ad uploaded in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Paramount Theatre on Oct 16, 2011 at 9:24 am

Grand opening ad uploaded here.

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rivest266 commented about Palm Drive-In on Oct 16, 2011 at 9:22 am

If you read the ad, this was the east entrance to the 22nd Av. Drive-In, listed elsewhere. That east entrance was also known as Lib-City Drive-in.

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rivest266 commented about North Dade Drive-In on Oct 16, 2011 at 8:54 am

Aerial photo and the grand opening ad posted here.

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rivest266 commented about Omni 10 on Oct 16, 2011 at 8:39 am

March 23rd, 1977 grand opening ad has been posted here.

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rivest266 commented about Miller Square Theatre on Oct 16, 2011 at 8:06 am

I uploaded the grand opening ad here.

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rivest266 commented about Miami Theatre on Oct 16, 2011 at 7:54 am

April 18th, 1947 grand opening ad had been posted in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Miami Drive-In on Oct 16, 2011 at 7:51 am

This opened on February 18th, 1938. I uploaded the grand opening ad and an reprocessed USGS aerial from 1969 here.