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rivest266 commented about Jeff Drive-In on Aug 12, 2011 at 10:40 pm

This opened on May 5th, 1948. The drive-in’s site is now a school and field.

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rivest266 commented about Pitt Theatre on Aug 12, 2011 at 9:59 pm

Also uploaded the April 5th, 1985 grand opening ad as a 4-plex

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rivest266 commented about Galleria 8 on Aug 12, 2011 at 9:35 pm

June 3rd, 1987 grand opening ad has been uploaded. It very rare to have an cinema on an upper floor of an office building. The only other example is the Capitol 3 in Yellowknife, NWT. It closed in 2002 when AMC bought out the Gulf States Palaces cinemas.

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rivest266 commented about Joy's Panorama on Aug 12, 2011 at 9:00 pm

This was converted to four screens in 1970 and six in 1985. An 1987 ad gives the 3929 or (3939)Airline address.

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rivest266 commented about Plaza Cinema 4 on Aug 12, 2011 at 6:10 pm

This opened on October 18th, 1974. The grand opening ad has been posted here.

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rivest266 commented about State Palace Theatre on Aug 12, 2011 at 6:02 pm

This reopened with 3 screens on March 5th, 1976. The ad is in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Chalmette Cinema on Aug 12, 2011 at 5:35 pm

This opened on November 1st, 1974 as a twin. I posted the grand opening here.

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rivest266 commented about Saenger Theatre on Aug 12, 2011 at 3:11 pm

Saenger grand opening ad from July 23rd, 1964 has been uploaded to the photo page.

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rivest266 commented about Robert E. Lee Theatre on Aug 12, 2011 at 3:08 pm

This opened on October 20th, 1965, teaser ad has been uploaded.

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rivest266 commented about Joy's Panorama on Aug 12, 2011 at 3:06 pm

This opened on August 17th,1967. Ad with picture uploaded here.

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rivest266 commented about Oakwood Cinema on Aug 12, 2011 at 3:03 pm

This opened on August 4th, 1967 along with the Lakeside Cinema. The grand opening ad has been posted here.

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rivest266 commented about Cine Royale Theatre on Aug 12, 2011 at 3:00 pm

This opened on April 18th, 1968. The grand opening ad has been uploaded in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Skyvue Drive-In on Aug 12, 2011 at 12:47 am

This opened on March 9th, 1951. Ad is up on the photo page.

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rivest266 commented about Joy's Panorama on Aug 12, 2011 at 12:40 am

Be careful, There was an Panorama theatre that opened downtown on August 14th, 1953

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rivest266 commented about Tiger Theatre on Aug 11, 2011 at 9:36 pm

The November 3rd, 1950 grand opening ad has been uploaded in this theatre’s web page.

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rivest266 commented about St. Bernard Drive-In on Aug 11, 2011 at 7:16 pm

This opened on July 1st, 1949. The grand opening ad is in the photo section

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rivest266 commented about Pitt Theatre on Aug 11, 2011 at 7:08 pm

March 23rd 1949 has been uploaded in the photo section of this theatre’s page.

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rivest266 commented about Gallo Theater on Aug 11, 2011 at 5:24 pm

June 8th, 1946 grand opening ad had been uploaded to this page.

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rivest266 commented about Delta Theatre on Aug 11, 2011 at 5:10 pm

January 25th, 1946 ad has now uploaded to this page. It was a theatre for whites and blacks.

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rivest266 commented about Fox Theatre on Aug 11, 2011 at 4:59 pm

June 19th, 1945 grand opening ad has been uploaded in the photo section with a picture.

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rivest266 commented about Joy Theater on Aug 11, 2011 at 4:30 pm

I uploaded this theatre’s grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Circle Theater on Aug 11, 2011 at 1:53 am

This opened on September 27th, 1939. An grand opening ad has been uploaded in this theater’s photo page.

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rivest266 commented about Nola Theatre on Aug 11, 2011 at 1:49 am

This opened on September 24th, 1941. The grand opening ad is in this theatre’s photo page.

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rivest266 commented about Lakeview Theatre on Aug 11, 2011 at 1:45 am

The grand opening ad from January 28th, 1942 is in this theatre’s photo section

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rivest266 commented about Happy Land Theater on Aug 11, 2011 at 1:42 am

United opened their Happyland On March 24th, 1940