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rivest266 commented about Uptown Theatre on Jan 26, 2017 at 5:19 pm

Grand opening ad:

Found on Newspapers.com

also in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Ski-Hi Drive-In 2 on Jan 25, 2017 at 5:56 pm

This opened on August 18th, 1950. Grand opening ad below

Found on Newspapers.com

and photo section.

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rivest266 commented about AMC Showplace 7 on Jan 25, 2017 at 5:47 pm

June 16th, 2000 grand opening ad as ShowPlace 7 in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about AMC Muncie 12 on Jan 25, 2017 at 5:38 pm

This opened on June 15th, 2005. Grand opening ad in the photo section. In 2014 it became the only cinema in town.

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rivest266 commented about Rivoli Theatre on Jan 25, 2017 at 5:31 pm

April 16th, 1927 and August 13th, 1976 (as a twin) grand opening ads in the photo section. Closed down in January, 1987.

Article for the closing

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and

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rivest266 commented about Northwest Dollar Movies on Jan 25, 2017 at 3:53 pm

dallasmovietheatres, the opening date that you provided is wrong. It opened on September 26, 1969. here is the ad below.

Found on Newspapers.com

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rivest266 commented about Dollar Movies at Muncie Mall on Jan 25, 2017 at 3:41 pm

January 16th, 2001 reopening article

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rivest266 commented about AMC Showplace 7 on Jan 25, 2017 at 6:38 am

Mistake on my part, It was the Muncie mall cinemas that Kerasotes grabbed from Goodrich. Kerasotes got its Muncie monopoly on that May 15th, 1992 transaction.

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rivest266 commented about Liberty Theatre on Jan 24, 2017 at 6:23 pm

The opening of the Majestic was delayed to the 10th of June, 1907. Two grand opening ads in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Liberty Theatre on Jan 24, 2017 at 6:17 pm

This reopened as Liberty on September 1st, 1917. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Delaware Cinema on Jan 24, 2017 at 6:01 pm

3 screens on April 28th, 1989. Only the regular listing ad appeared in the newspaper.

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rivest266 commented about Delaware Cinema on Jan 24, 2017 at 5:56 pm

better quality ad from 1968

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rivest266 commented about Columbia Theatre on Jan 24, 2017 at 5:51 pm

August 31st, 1913 grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Dollar Movies at Muncie Mall on Jan 24, 2017 at 5:46 pm

Kerasote’s threat https://www.newspapers.com/clip/8546508/kerasotes_lawsuit

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rivest266 commented about AMC Showplace 7 on Jan 24, 2017 at 5:33 pm

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

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rivest266 commented about Rogers Cinema 7 on Jan 24, 2017 at 3:56 pm

August 2nd, 2002 grand opening for the 6th screen, which became the Megascreen in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Rogers Cinema 7 on Jan 24, 2017 at 3:24 pm

Grand opening ad for the 5-plex extension from June 13th, 1986 can be found in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Rogers Cinema 7 on Jan 23, 2017 at 5:49 pm

This opened as a twin cinema on December 23rd, 1977, just 2 days after Marcus reopened its Campus Twin cinema. Its grand opening ad can be found in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Campus 4 Cinema on Jan 23, 2017 at 5:47 pm

January 17th, 1973, December 21st, 1977 grand opening ads in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Fox Theater on Jan 22, 2017 at 4:35 pm

This opened on November 1st, 1920 as Majestic. Grand opening ad in the photo section.

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rivest266 commented about Lyric Theater on Jan 22, 2017 at 4:17 pm

Correction: July 1st, 1916.

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rivest266 commented about Lyric Theater on Jan 22, 2017 at 4:17 pm

This opened on July 1st, 1917.

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rivest266 commented about Ideal Theatre on Jan 22, 2017 at 4:02 pm

Opened on January 14th, 1907 according to this article.

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rivest266 commented about Oshkosh Cinemas on Jan 22, 2017 at 2:01 pm

2004 expansions

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rivest266 commented about Oshkosh Cinemas on Jan 22, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Opened with 10 screens on May 17th, 1991 The cinemas were named Rex, Mode, Star, Saxe, Plaza, Grand, Orpheum, Oshkosh, Strand and Raulf, the old cinemas in town.

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I also uploaded the grand opening ad in the photo section.