18 S. Broad Street,
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Listed in the 1951 FDY as operating, this theater closed as the RKO International 70 in October 1972. It has since been torn down.
From MikeH’s post on the Trenton Strand:
“…State and Broad was the most important intersection in Trenton. A block south on Broad was the RKO Capitol. It was a very large theatre, probably had more seats than the Lincoln, and was RKO’s first-run "B” house in center city. It played shoot-em-ups and horror but couldn’t seem to make it with the upscale stuff. The theatre was built by a group of investors, one of which was Walter Reade, Sr. (The famous Walter Reade’s father) I’m not sure when it became an RKO house but I always remember it as part of that circuit.
Both the Capitol Theater and the Lincoln Theater and my father’s Stacy Theater had those big marquees with chasers that were so typical of the old movie palaces".
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