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bobc316 commented about Eric Pilgrim Gardens on Jun 13, 2013 at 11:30 am

saw 2 movies there BATTLESTAR GALLACTICA THE MOVIE IN 1978 it was a pilot for there new series. and in 1983 clash of the titans. WHEN qvc went out and relocated, i purchased all 12 or so seats i focused on them from first time i saw them.

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bobc316 commented about pilgrim gardens seat on Jun 12, 2013 at 4:00 pm

i did paint the sides blue and i still have at least 8 from there

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bobc316 commented about Theatre 7000 on Apr 25, 2013 at 12:39 pm

not sure mike, i wasnt too familiar with 69th st i heard it was used for boxing so on

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bobc316 commented about Theatre 7000 on Apr 25, 2013 at 11:57 am

mike, your right last movie at 69th st theatre was great race in 1965 thats when it closed!

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bobc316 commented about Colonial Theatre on Feb 13, 2013 at 5:44 pm

the KIMBALL PIPE ORGAN owned by owners of theSTATE THEATRE sold it to JIM BRENEMAN in 1967, he sam larosa instaulled this piece to the brookline theatre in havertown, when in 1973 was heavenly damaged by a flood was later stored in a garage until being installed at the colonial in 1975 after jim’s death sam larosa purchsed it and later sold it to the CHICAGO HISTORICAL SOCIETY where it remains.

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bobc316 commented about State Theatre on Feb 10, 2013 at 10:52 am

i read in the colonial theatre history the state kimball organ was installed by jim breneman at the brookline theatre in 1967 but was heavly damaged by the flood of 1973. the organ went to the colonial theatre then was purchased by sam larosa a organ restorer then gave this organ to the chicago historical society. ill post a copy of this article

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bobc316 commented about Theatre 7000 on Feb 9, 2013 at 11:44 pm

i have a movie program from the 69th st theatre circa 1922. and the theatre was built in 1921

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bobc316 commented about Media Theatre for the Performing Arts on Nov 16, 2012 at 11:15 am

it seems that my friend brians father jim mc geoch was co owner of the media theatre in the 80s now they were told they could keep theatre open til new tennants could be found i guess thats how i got the key lol

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bobc316 commented about Theatre 7000 on Oct 12, 2012 at 12:00 pm

hey mike i have a 1982 newspaper 69th st theatre was still used and movies still played

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bobc316 commented about Lawrence Park Eric Twin on Oct 11, 2012 at 4:41 pm

i forgot to mention the letters were from lawrence park twin

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bobc316 commented about Lawrence Park Eric Twin on Oct 11, 2012 at 4:39 pm

just got marquee letters from my friend steve his brother worked there so yet another piece of movie theatre lore these all need to be saved. so if theres any theatre closing near you salvage something

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bobc316 commented about Theatre 7000 on Oct 11, 2012 at 10:07 am

the PARK THEATRE was built in 1922 since i saw the cornerstone! it closed in the late 1950s early 60s. i had to re correct myself. the theatre was the park self storage stone building.

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bobc316 commented about Terminal Theater on Oct 1, 2012 at 5:40 pm

hey jk you must be refering to the old storage building right across the street from pica’s the old park theatre never seen pics but would love to LOL

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bobc316 commented about ticket from brookline theatre on Sep 26, 2012 at 2:46 pm

the one only ticket found in 30 years

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bobc316 commented about Brookline Theater on Sep 26, 2012 at 2:45 pm

recently a piece of BROOKLINE THEATRE LORE has come to light i have the one and only ticket found from brookline theatre in 30 years! its time to celebrate this grand moment now the only ticket from brookline rests together with the only movie program from brooklines predaccesors name the boulivard!!! truly history brookline lives

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bobc316 commented about Narberth Theatre on Sep 26, 2012 at 2:37 pm

the narberth theatre was built by THE FIRM OF salasin and freed who also built the BROOKLINE THEATRE and some local philadelphia theatres. the grandson of freed is in my brookline theatre facebook group.

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bobc316 commented about Lansdowne Theatre on Sep 26, 2012 at 2:33 pm

yes it will be a grand occasion but thats my wedding rehersal day ill cath up to matt another time please go out and support matt

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bobc316 commented about Lawrence Park Eric Twin on Aug 19, 2012 at 2:22 pm

lawrence park barckley square city line theatres all closed within 3years of each other 1990-1993 what a shamee

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bobc316 commented about Theatre 7000 on Aug 12, 2012 at 12:07 pm

just found a 1922 movie program from the 69th st theatre silent movie musical called theDICTATOR

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bobc316 commented about Brookline Theater on Jul 1, 2012 at 12:39 pm

if anybody here has a facebook page join my brookline theatre group pleasee thankyou

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bobc316 commented about Brookline Theater on Jun 29, 2012 at 11:41 am

i just got a ticket from brookline theatre !!!! yes veryyyy rare. from 1974 the thief who came to dinner starring ryan o'neil. i posted the ticket never thought id find one yeaa

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bobc316 commented about Brookline Theater on May 19, 2012 at 7:32 pm

the gym may struggle but its family oriented it should do ok but these days you never know plus with ymca moving in on eagle rd near the gym. will see stay tune

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bobc316 commented about Brookline Theater on Jul 30, 2011 at 10:37 am

just received an awesome surprise my friend called me saying he had something else from the brookline. a 1935 movie theatre program. more cinema treasures saved from the brookline. this cherished items need to be saved!!!

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bobc316 commented about Atlantic Highlands theater owner celebrates 50 years on Jul 25, 2011 at 9:40 am

great job lenny

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bobc316 commented about Theatre 7000 on Jul 21, 2011 at 11:35 am

whotony the address is 7000 market st the building looks the same built in 1900 and the movie theatre was 1920s