Chicago Theatres featured in October issue of Chicago Magazine

posted by btkrefft on September 12, 2006 at 6:00 pm

The new October issue Chicago Magazine ( features a six-page article about the White Way Sign and Maintenance Company which has kept the lightbulbs shining brightly on Chicagoland’s movie house marquees since 1923. The article includes a number of incredible vintage black and white photos of theater marquees, including the Garrick, Woods, and Oriental Theatres in Chicago’s Loop.

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dougbruton on October 10, 2006 at 4:36 pm

There were two theaters in Roseland that I attended as a young boy..One was the Verdi, on 115th Pl or 114th St and the other was The Ridge on West you have any information on these two Theaters?
Doug Bruton, Denison, Tx

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