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Lost Memory commented about Dixie Theater on Mar 18, 2014 at 7:48 pm

The Dixie Theater is listed in the 1928 Film Daily Yearbook with 250 seats.

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Lost Memory commented about Scoop Theatre on Mar 18, 2014 at 7:26 pm

Walnut Theatre-1916.

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Lost Memory commented about Queen Theatre on Mar 18, 2014 at 11:24 am

Queen Theatre-1915.

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Lost Memory commented about Lackawanna Theatre on Mar 17, 2014 at 3:01 pm

The Lackawanna Theatre opened on February 9, 1940.

Published in the Buffalo Courier-Express on February 9, 1940.

Shea’s Lackawanna, newest addition to the Shea theater circuit, located at 160 Ridge Road in the Steel City, will open with a gala premiere tonight. Doors will open at 8 o'clock and the program will start at 8:45.

Shea’s Lackawanna is equipped with the latest RCA Magic Voice of the Screen sound system. It has a capacity of approximately 1,000 with an arrangement of seats designed for comfort and easy accessibility. The latest air-conditioning and ventilating system also has been installed.

Robert Case, well known in theatrical circles for twenty years, having been associated with RKO, Fox and Loew theaters, will be manager of the theater. The opening program will be Destry Rides Again, with Marlene Dietrich and James Stewart; and Laugh It Off, with Johnny Downs. The inaugural program will continue through Monday night.

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Lost Memory commented about Berklee Performance Center on Mar 17, 2014 at 1:28 pm

Fenway Theatre-1915.

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Lost Memory commented about Old Mill Theatre on Mar 17, 2014 at 1:25 pm

The Old Mill Theatre is listed in the 1926 Film Daily Yearbook at 310 Hennepin Avenue with 300 seats.

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Lost Memory commented about Elton Theatre on Mar 17, 2014 at 1:23 pm

The location for this theatre was North Front Street.

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Lost Memory commented about Classic Andover on Mar 16, 2014 at 2:16 pm

Palace Cinema-1936. Photo is courtesy of the Heritage Explorer website.

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Lost Memory commented about RKO Royal Theatre on Mar 16, 2014 at 2:06 pm

RKO Royal Theatre circa 1929.

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Lost Memory commented about Liberty Theatre on Mar 16, 2014 at 2:04 pm

The Liberty Theatre is listed in the 1926 Film Daily Yearbook with 350 seats.

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Lost Memory commented about Capitol Theatre on Mar 16, 2014 at 2:03 pm

A December 30, 1920 ad tells people to watch for the opening date of the Capitol Theatre. A January 28, 1921 ad for the Capitol is advertising movies, so the Capitol Theatre most likely opened in January of 1921.

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Lost Memory commented about Capitol Theatre on Mar 16, 2014 at 2:02 pm

Ad is dated January 28, 1921.

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Lost Memory commented about Capitol Theatre on Mar 16, 2014 at 2:01 pm

Published on December 30, 1920.

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Lost Memory commented about Orpheum Theatre on Mar 15, 2014 at 11:34 am

Orpheum Theatre circa 1954.

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Lost Memory commented about Photo courtesy of whoever that watermark belongs to... on Mar 15, 2014 at 11:30 am

LOL The watermark reads AllPosters. There are other theatre photos on that website.

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Lost Memory commented about Gem Theater on Mar 14, 2014 at 8:16 pm

The Gem Theatre is listed in the 1940 Film Daily Yearbook with 275 seats. Not listed in 1941.

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Lost Memory commented about Boleyn Cinema on Mar 14, 2014 at 8:02 pm

Photo is courtesy of the Heritage Explorer website.

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Lost Memory commented about Hippodrome Theatre on Mar 14, 2014 at 7:54 pm

The address was 100 North Main Street. The Hippodrome was demolished and a bank is now located at this address. The Hippodrome was still advertising in December of 1970.

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Lost Memory commented about Hippodrome Theatre on Mar 14, 2014 at 7:53 pm

Published on December 10, 1970.

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Lost Memory commented about Princess Theatre on Mar 14, 2014 at 2:26 pm

Undated photo showing the Princess Theatre on the left. Image courtesy of the Brazoria County Historical Museum.

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Lost Memory commented about Ora Theater on Mar 14, 2014 at 11:49 am

The Ora Theatre is listed in the 1941 Film Daily Yearbook, so it probably opened around 1940-41. The address is 217 East Park Avenue.

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Lost Memory commented about New Boleyn Electric Theatre on Mar 14, 2014 at 9:50 am

Photo is courtesy of the Heritage Explorer website.

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Lost Memory commented about Orpheum Theatre on Mar 13, 2014 at 8:10 pm

An Orpheum Theatre in Lawton, Oklahoma is listed in the 1933 Film Daily Yearbook with 800 seats. No Orpheum Theatre is listed for Lawton in 1934.

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Lost Memory commented about Carver Theatre on Mar 13, 2014 at 8:06 pm

The Carver Theatre is listed in a 1953 Kinston city directory at 715 East Washington Avenue.

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Lost Memory commented about Cooke Brothers Drive-In on Mar 13, 2014 at 5:04 pm

This is a 2012 article about the opening of this drive-in. The UDITOA website has a message from Riley Cooke looking for an investor for the drive-in.