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swellshades commented about Elm Street Theatre on Feb 8, 2011 at 11:44 am

It is the only photo I’ve seen that shows the Poli Palace during it’s brief life as a “Fox”, so I’m glad you posted it. The Elm St. Poli was demolished when I was in high school. I haven’t found any photos of the facade, but here is a link to a 1925 drawing of the bldg.:
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It is one of 286 theatre facades done by Anthony F. Dumas in the 20’s and available in the volume “Theatres” by Craig Morrison (Norton,2006).