112 East New York Avenue,
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Built and opened in 1922 as the New Dreka Theatre, it was named after George Augustus Dreka who had opened a department store on an adjacent lot.
It was being operated in the 1940’s by E.J. Sparks as a subsidairy of Paramount Pictures Inc. together with DeLand’s other movie theatre, the Athens Theatre. By 1954 the Dreka Theatre was operated by the Talgar Theatre Company chain and they closed it in 1956.
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