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Lyndon commented about 81 Drive-In on Jan 11, 2014 at 6:09 am

For more memories of the 81 Drive In, see “I Used to Drag Douglas“

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Lyndon commented about Miller Theater on Dec 15, 2013 at 7:57 am

Here is a story about the Miller.

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Lyndon commented about El Dorado Theater on Dec 14, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For memories of the El Dorado Theater, see “You know you grew up in El Dorado, KS if you remember.…”

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Lyndon commented about Lariat Drive-In on Dec 14, 2013 at 6:47 am

For more memories of the Lariat, see “You might be from Vinita, Oklahoma if………”here, here, and here.

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Lyndon commented about Pawnee Plaza Theaters on Dec 13, 2013 at 7:52 am

Here is a story about the theater closing in 2000. Here is a story about the theater reopening in 1997. The theater was inside the Pawnee Plaza Mall.

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Lyndon commented about Plaza Grill & Cinema on Dec 10, 2013 at 7:04 am

Could Ottawa, Kan., be the home to the world’s oldest continuously operating theater? See the story here.

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Lyndon commented about Crawford Theatre on Dec 5, 2013 at 7:10 am

Here is a story about the Crawford.

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Lyndon commented about Civic Theater on Dec 5, 2013 at 7:06 am

Here is a story about the Civic.

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Lyndon commented about Nomar Theatre on Dec 4, 2013 at 10:14 pm

Here is a story about the Nomar.

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Lyndon commented about Boulevard Drive-In on Dec 4, 2013 at 9:20 pm

Here is a story about the Boulevard.

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Lyndon commented about Kansas Theatre on Dec 4, 2013 at 9:09 pm

Here is a story about the C.C. McCollister family, who worked, owned or managed Wichita theaters including the Star and Kansas.

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Lyndon commented about Civic Theater on Dec 2, 2013 at 9:48 pm

Here is a photo of the Civic in 1977 just before its demolition.

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Lyndon commented about Plaza Grill & Cinema on Dec 2, 2013 at 9:13 pm

The Plaza Grill and Cinema in Ottawa is likely the oldest operating theater in America, having opened in 1905, predating San Francisco’s Victoria Theatre by three years. Here are the most recent Plaza Grill and Cinema press releases.

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Lyndon commented about Plainview Theatre on Dec 1, 2013 at 10:59 am

Here is a 1947 photo of the Planeview Theatre staff.

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Lyndon commented about Kansas Theatre on Nov 30, 2013 at 8:45 am

Here is a before and after picture of the Kansas Theater

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Lyndon commented about 54 Drive-In on Nov 26, 2013 at 7:09 am

For more memories of the 54 Drive In, see: “I Used to Drag Douglas”

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Lyndon commented about Wichita Theatre on Nov 26, 2013 at 7:03 am

For more memories of the Wichita, see: “I Used to Drag Douglas”

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Lyndon commented about Twin Lakes Theatres 1 & 2 on Nov 24, 2013 at 6:01 am

The Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum has a thread of memories about the Twin Lakes Theaters

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Lyndon commented about Miller Theater on Nov 23, 2013 at 6:49 pm

The Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum has a thread of memories about the Miller

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Lyndon commented about Crest Theater on Nov 23, 2013 at 3:40 pm

The Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum has a thread of memories about the Crest

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Lyndon commented about Meadow Lark Drive-In on Nov 23, 2013 at 3:29 pm

The Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum has a thread of memories about the Meadow Lark