Lamar Theatre

North Lamar Street,
Jackson, MS 39201

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Joe Vogel
Joe Vogel on July 9, 2009 at 10:18 pm

The June 18, 1949, issue of Boxoffice Magazine said that the Lamar Theatre had held its formal opening on June 9 that year. The item also said that the marine-themed murals decorating the interior were the work of local artist Karl Wolfe.

Another item about the Lamar in the July 2, 1949, issue of Boxoffice inexplicably calls it the Lanmar Theatre throughout.