Photos favorited by TLSLOEWS

  • <p>1928 Loew’s State exterior shot playing “Submarine.”</p>
  • <p>Great 1943 shot of the Loew’s Palace which has “For Whom the Bell Tolls.” The largest elements measure 40' by 60'</p>
  • <p>August 14th, 1936 grand opening ad</p>
  • <p>Clothing collection drive for war victims 1944, photo courtesy of the History In Pictures Facebook page.</p>
  • <p>Loew’s neon center right.<br>1951 night shot courtesy of Carl Schreiber.</p>
  • <p>The front of the cinema.</p>
  • <p>The front of the cinema.</p>
  • <p>1956 photo courtesy of Victor Coiro.</p>
  • <p>1940 shot of the Loew’s Criterion showing “Women in War.”</p>
  • <p>The Rialto Theatre hosted the world premiere of “The Grand Ole Opry” in 1940 and WSM and many country performers were on hand to celebrate.</p>
  • <p>Strand Sweet Shop, undated photo credit Thomas McNeer, Jr.</p>
  • <p>The old upside-down letter technique is used for the low brow 1943 comedy “Hi Diddle, Diddle” at the Loew’s State.</p>
  • <p>On stage for the wartime “Salute to the Marines” are members of the William Cooper Marine Post of the American Legion presenting the colors on stage of the Loew’s Rochester.</p>
  • <p>As the Loew’s Poli, the theatre installs the war bond booth in 1943.</p>
  • <p>The old sandwich board on man dressed as lion bit at the Poli. Here it’s 1943’s"Jacare" on the big screen.</p>
  • <p>Loews Jersey – Undated parade and Power of The Press which premiered January 28, 1943 &  and Slightly Dangrous which premiered April 1, 1943</p>
  • <p>A 1946 shot of the Loew’s Criterion signage</p>
  • <p>A 1946 shot of the front of the Loew’s State.</p>
  • <p>October 31, 1946 “Spook Show” in Rochester.</p>
  • <p>The Capitol Theatre in 1946</p>
  • <p>The Loew’s Majestic uses the New Yorker Cocktail Bar’s attraction board to promote “Her Sister’s Secret” in 1946. The Loew’s is just over manager James Carey’s right shoulder on the opposite side of the street.</p>