Poinsett Drive-In

Overpass Road,
Trumann, AR 72472

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Poinsett Drive-In

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The Poinsett Drive-In was listed as being located in Marked Tree in 1955, when it was operated by J.E. Singleton. It was still open in the 1960’s.

Contributed by Ken McIntyre

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kencmcintyre on March 22, 2008 at 2:31 am

It was listed in Marked Tree in the 1963 IMPA. I don’t have any other information on the city.

kencmcintyre on March 22, 2008 at 3:11 am

It could be a mistake. The almanacs are not 100% accurate.

NYozoner on January 13, 2015 at 1:43 am

Please update address to: Overpass Rd Trumann, AR 72472

The drive-in used to be exactly where the Cottonwood Road overpass goes over US 63.

I found this quote in an article titled “Fifty Years Ago: Local Trumann business community was going strong” from the Poinsett County Democrat Tribune on August 6, 2007.

“At Payneway, then called Harrisburg Corner, the Poinsett Drive-In re-opened for business”

That’s exactly where the drive-in was, although from the 1973 aerial photo I viewed, it looks like it had seen better days.

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