425 S. Gay Street,
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The Crystal Theatre was either the first or second theatre in Knoxville built to show motion pictures. The address in 1907 is listed as vacant in the city directory. The Crystal Theatre is listed in the 1908 directory with Scott Leslie as manager. In 1909 T.L. Collins is the manager. In 1914 the directory calls 425 S. Gay Street the Crystal Shooting Gallery and Salt Water Taffy Store. In 1915 it was showing movies again.
The Crystal Theatre was still open in 1943. It was later renamed Ritz Theatre and had closed by 1950.
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