Lark Theater

613 S. Main Street,
Los Angeles, CA 90014

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So far, all I know about this theater is that it is listed in multiple Los Angeles Times advertisements in 1923 for theaters showing Paramount pictures. It is listed in the Film Daily Yearbook 1926 edition with an address 625 S. Main Street.

Contributed by jeff bridges

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kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on July 6, 2007 at 1:47 pm

The LAPL states that this is the Lark, photo is undated:
http://jpg2.lapl.org/theater2/00015349.jpg

vokoban
vokoban on July 6, 2007 at 2:00 pm

I don’t know if that is the Lark, but I’d like to see that movie. Maybe this is it:

http://imdb.com/title/tt0019880/

kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on July 6, 2007 at 2:22 pm

Well, it does say Lark on the left side of the picture.

kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on July 6, 2007 at 2:23 pm

You can also see the 613 address over the door.

vokoban
vokoban on July 6, 2007 at 2:29 pm

Thanks ken…I think that’s the first photo I’ve seen of the Lark.

kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on July 6, 2007 at 2:59 pm

Here are two photos of the bus terminal at 6th and Main in 1941. I think the Lark was long gone by then:
http://tinyurl.com/yun7dx
http://tinyurl.com/ysymou

vokoban
vokoban on July 6, 2007 at 3:23 pm

There’s a series of photos from that same shoot that goes further south….I wonder what Dave’s Music Box was…a music store, bar, theater? Anyone know? Here’s a picture:

View link

vokoban
vokoban on July 6, 2007 at 4:19 pm

Well, you can see what it is now from my current photo of the spot…I guess we could go get a pint of whiskey and sit in that parking lot. Nobody would probably even notice.

kencmcintyre
kencmcintyre on July 6, 2007 at 7:51 pm

No, we would fit right in.

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