529-535 Walnut Street,
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Firms: Tietig & Lee
Previous Names: Gayety Family Burlesque Theatre, Telenews Newsreel Theater
Built and opened as the Gayety Family Burlesque Theatre in 1913 changed over silent movies on November 26, 1914 with Naomi Childers in “The Tangle” and changed its name to Strand Theatre. It maintained the Strand Theatre name, converting to sound films when that era arrived.
On July 17, 1942 1942, it became a newsreel theatre as the Telenews Newsreel Theater and remained as such until 1946, when it reverted to the Strand Theatre name once again. It was demolished in late-1950-early-1951 to make way for the current Fountain Square location.
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