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1945 Theatre Catalog, 4th Edition, Page 5 (v)

1945 Theatre Catalog, 4th Edition
1945 Theatre Catalog
1945 Theatre Catalog, 4th Edition, Page 5
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1945 Theatre Catalog, 4th Edition, Page 5

THEATRE CATALIIG

TABLE OF CONTENTS

THE WAR YEARS AND POST-WAR FORECASTS GOVERNMENT AND EQUIPMENT INDUSTRY IN WAR. . .Allen 0. Smith X

War Production Board Case History Tells How an Industry Well Served Its Country

THEATRE SUPPLY DEALERS IN THE WAR YEARS . . . . . . .Ray G. Calvin XI

The Equipment Dealers Did Their Share To Keep All Americals Theatres Running

THE WHOLE INDUSTRY IN THE WAR EFFORT . . . . . . . .Walter T. Brown XII

A Review of the War Activities Committee In Ils Coordinating an Industrfa EITort

UNITED WE STAND, IN PEACE AS IN THE WAR . . . . . .Arlhur L. Mayer XIII

Elnqucul Plea ls Voiced for Preaching Gaim of Illdllslryls Wartime Cooperation

PRODUCTION AIMS FOR THE POSTJVAR YEARS . . . . . .Jack L. Warner XIV

A Noted Producer Outlines the Principles of Mmie-Making for Tomorrow} Theatres

AMERICAN-MADE MOVIES IN FOREIGN MARKETS . . . . . .Phil Reisnmn XVI

Productinu Faces Bright, Prosperous Future Despite the, War-Damang European Markets

THE GOAL OF POST-WAR FILM DISTRIBUTION. . . . .Eric A. Johnston XVII A Vital Rule Is Played in Entertainment DiR'using American Ideas to Whole World

THE REE RECORD OF THE EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURERS . . . . . . . .XVIII

Cinema-Allied Industries Win 375 Awards, Calltprisiug 10? Flags, and 268 More Stars

EDITORIAL FOREWORD . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. XIX

DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION

Section I-A-Design HINTS ON PLANNING THE COMMUNITY THEATRE. . . .Drew Eberson 2

First Step in Design 15 Study of People Who Might Be Patrons at the New Theatre

WOOD AS A THEATRE CONSTRUCTION MATERIAL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . II

Laminated Arches, Plywood I'ailvrls Presagtl Coming of All-W'ootl IIre-IEialn'iralcil (lineman;

FUNDAMENTALS OF THE ECONOMICS OF BUILDING . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8

Six Iianic PTIIIVIltIt'a oi Good Engineering Anrl New] Ior l-l\p(-rt Aihivc Arv Set I'lorth

POST-WAR PLANS BY THEATRE ARCHITECTS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 9-Iitl OBJECTIVE DESIGN FOR NON-OBJECTIVE ART . . . . . . . . , . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Frunk Lloyd Wright 9

'I'hv Ii'irst "l.i\ini:" Building Is (Irn'uti-d As the Apotlwosia of Functional Design

THE NEW RDRIVE OVER AND DROP IN"7 THEATRE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 105

New Typi- of Outdoor Tlu-ntri- Is Presented Willi AIIHIPB on Project's Year-'Round [Jw

APPLICATION OF COLOR DYNAMICS TO THEATRES. . . .Huyes Quinn 109

Iliuht Color Schvnu-n Will Awurr Patrons TIME Mm! for Thorough Hninytmml oi. Shuw

THE DEVELOPMENT AND USE OF CLASS FIBERS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 112

Thvnlrv Onllrls for Filu'rulus I'rntlurh Im'lulr [mm as Illxlllttliull uluI Valli-ivK

Section I-B-Construction THE ALL-STEEL PRE-FAIIRICATEI) THEATRE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . , . . . . . 118

Methods of Mass I'rmInt'tion Are Appliml In (Irvnto Vim Two of Tllt'nlrt' Siruvmrv

STATES AND CITIES CONSIDER PRE-FABRICATION . . . . . . . . . , . . . .. I22 Survey lmliruti a IVIius-I'rmIm-t-il 'I'Iu-ulnu Mimi Sluud on Own Morin. tn (lnin Approval

PLASTIC-PLYWOOD THEATRES FOR l6-MM. MOVIES . . , . . . . . . . . . . .. 125

Morris Sanders Has an Ida-n on Emphasizing Belici in Pra-I'labricution. lO-lllln. Cinemas



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