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1945 Theatre Catalog, 4th Edition, Page 604 (576)

1945 Theatre Catalog, 4th Edition
1945 Theatre Catalog
1945 Theatre Catalog, 4th Edition, Page 604
Page 604


1945 Theatre Catalog, 4th Edition, Page 604

Maintenance, continued

shaft? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 380 signs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 177 Management, home-study courses in... 537 services for efficient . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 420 training course for . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 536

Manager(s), opportunities for trained. . 536 -, assistant, opportunities for trained. . 536

Mancuso Theatre . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 103 Marble, maintenance of . . . . . . . . . . . . . 186 Marble Arch Pavilion,

London, England . . . . . . . . . . . . . 533

Marquees, advertising space on . . . . . . . 435

lighting of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 218

Masonry, concrete, uses of . . . . . . . . . . . 155

Mat(s), rubber, developments in . . . . .. 182

luminiscence in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 183

maintenance of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 187

patron cleanliness served by . . . . . . . 182 Matinee(s), building of, home-study course in . . . . . . . . . . 537

Meetings, staff, for instruction . . . . . . . . 539

Mercury, antidote for . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 512

Merrick Theatre, Jamaica, N. Y. . . . . . . 210

Metals, maintenance of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 382

uses of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 131

t *3 rare, uses of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 137 .

Mexico, theatre construction in . . . . . . . . 168

theatre design in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 168

Mezzanine, fire protection in . . . . . . . . . 234

Mice, control of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 504

Midtown Theatre, Detroit, Mich. . . . . . . 181

Mildew-proofing, fabric treatment for. . 214 Mirrors, see Reflectors

Molybdenum, uses of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 139 Monel, uses of . . . . . . . . .' . . . . . . . . . . . . 135 Monseigneur News Theatre,

London, England . . . . . . . . . . . .. 569 Mosquitoes, control of . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 499 Moths, webbing clothes, control of. . . . . 500 Moth-proofing, fabric treatment for. . .. 214 Motio Theatre, undisclosed address. . . . 72

Motion pictures, definition of terms... 549 television and, in combined programs 561



television as an ally of . . . .' . . . . . . . 549 Motors, maintenance of . . . . . . . . . . . . . 383 *, alternating-current,

maintenance of . . . . . , . . . . . . . . . 383 #-, direct-current, maintenance of . . . . . 383

Mozart Theatre, Washington. D. C., see

Embassy Theatre, Washington, D. C.

2Murals in light:7 Plexiglas for . . . . . . . . 148 N

Neoprene, uses of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 151

New Victoria Cinema,

London, England . . . . . . . . . . . .. 554 Nickel, uses of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 135 Nickel-silver, uses of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 133 Nose, foreign body in,

first-aid treatment for . . . . . . . .. 515 Nosebleed, first-aid treatment for . . . . , . 515 Nozzles, spray, maintenance of . . . . . . .. 383 Nylon, uses of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .150,211

Odeon Cinema. London, England . . . . . . 556 Opera, television of, in theatres . . . . . . . 547 Optics, projection. advances in. . . . .293, 299 Organ-lofts, remodeling of . . . . . . . . . .. 160 Organization. theatre,

home-study course in . . . . . . . . . . 537 Orchestra, remodeling of . . . . . . . . . . . . 160

Overcrowding. fire tragedies due to. . . . 506 Owners, theatre,

opportunities for trained . . . . . . . 536

P Paint, use of lead in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 142 Paint-shop, fire protection in . . . . . . . . . 234

Palace Theatre, Chicago, Ill. . . . . . . . .. 222 Palladium, uses of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 137 Panic, prevention of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 540 Panels, plywood, construction with. . . . 4

Paramount Theatre. Saint John, N.B.. . . 34 Personnel, fire-fighting organization of. . 540 inadequate training of,

as tragedy cause . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 507

training of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .536, 539

training course for . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 536

Pewter, uses of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 136

Phenol, antidote for . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 512

Pit. orchestra, remodeling of . . . . . . . . . 160 Pitts-Roth Theatre.

North Emporia, Va. . . . . . . . . . . . 56 Pix Theatre . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 93 Planning, community, theatres and. . . .' 2 'Plastacele, uses of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 150

Plastics, interior uses for . . . . . . . . . . . . 152

pre-fabrication with . . . . . . . . . . . . . 125

uses of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 152

#, laminated, uses of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 152

Playhouse, Ridgefield, Conn. . . . . . . . . . 3

Plexiglas, properties of . . . . . . . . . . . . V. . 147

ifMurals in light" with . . . . . . . . . . . . 148

uses of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 147

Plexon, uses of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 215

Plumbing, developments in . . . . . . . . . . 278

use of lead in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 141 Plywood, construction materials of. . . . . 4 pre-fabrication with . . . . . . . . . . . . .5, 125

*, resin-bonded, uses of . . . . . . . . . .125,152

Poisons, antidotes for . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 512

first-aid treatment for . . . . . . . . . . .. 512

Polythene. uses of . .' . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 150

Popcorn, business angles of . . . . . . . . . . 524

handling of, as grain . . . . . . . . . . .. 523

maintenance of equipment for . . . . . . 525

use of, in theatre operation . . . . . . . 522

Porcelain enamel, see Enamel, porcelain Post Theatre. Fort Sam Houston. Tex.. . 186 Posting, 24-sheet. advertising uses for. . . 440

Potassium, uses of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 138 Pre-fabrication, plastic-plywood in . . . . . 125 post-war expansion and . . . . . . . . . . . 128

state and city survey on . . . . . . . . . . . 122

steel in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 118

wood in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4

Production. home-study course in . . . . . . 537 Production(sl. stage. television of,

in theatres . . . . . . . , . . . . . . . . . . 547 Programfs'). home-study course in. . . 539 Program-building, home-study course in 537 Projection. home-study courses on . . . . . 539

notes on . . . . . . . .v. . . . . . . . . . . .. 403

4, Trans-Lux, equipment for . . . . . . . . . 470 Projection, see also Equipment,

projection Proscenium, decoration of . . . . . . . . . . . 231

remodeling of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 159

use of fabrics in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 209

Pulleyts). maintenance of . . . . . . . . . . . 380

Pyrethrum. use of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 504

Pyromaniacs. fires caused by . . . . . . . . . . 506 R

Races, television of, in theatres . . . . . . . . 546

Radio City Music Hall. New York. N. Y. 133

Rats. control of . .' . . . . . . . . . . . . . 504

Rayon, use of . . . . . . .;.. . . . . . . . .... 211

Receivers, television. operation of .. . . 566 Records. cash-control, maintenance of.. 450

w. equipment. maintenance of . . . . . . . . 449 4; film-booking. maintenance of . . . . . . 447 -'-.film-buying, maintenance of . . . . . .. 447 4;. financial, maintenance of . . . . . . . . . . 450 *Qmanagement. maintenance of . . . . . . 449 Rectifiers. high-intensity-lamp use of. . . 287

low-intensityvlamp use of . . . . . . . . . 286 -r-.copper-oxide. circuits for . . . . . . . .. 292

construction of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 291

discussion of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . , . . 291

Rectifier, copper-oxide, continued

electrical characteristics of . . . . . . . . 291

installation of . . . . . . . . . . ., . . . . .. 292

life of . . . . . . . i . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 292

operation of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 292

ratings for . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 292

technical details on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 291

theatre applications of . . . . . v . . . . . . . 292

Reese Theatre, Harrington, Del. . . . . .. 460

Reflection, elimination of . . . . . . . . . . . . 301

principles of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 301 Reflector(s), developments in . . . . . . 297

diameter of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 287

manufacture of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 296

principles of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 287 Refrigerants, care of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 383 Regulations, construction,

home-study course in . . . . . . . . . . . . . 538 Rey, El, Theatre, Wasco, Calif . . . . . .. 48 Remodeling, light requirements in . . . . 162

materials for . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 163

problems in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 158

redecoration and . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 162

sound requirements in . . . . . . . . . . . . 162

suggestions for, in foyers . . . . . , . . . . 165

t, in fronts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 165

4., in lobbies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 165

*, on stages . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 159

4, of stairs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 160

4, of stores into theatres . . . . . . .. 130

vision requirements in . . . . . . . . . .. 161

Resin, Paraplex, uses of . . . . . . . . . . .. 215 Rest rooms, see Lounges and Toilets Rhodium, uses of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 139

Rialto Theatre, Chicago, Ill. . . . . . , . . . .. 134

Louisville. Ky. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 187

Rio Theatre . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 94

Riverview Theatre, Norfolk, Va. . . . . . . 12

RKO Strand Theatre, Dayton. 0. . . . . . . 505

Road-showing, opportunities . . . . . . . .. 129

problems of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 129 Roc Theatre. undisclosed address . . . . . 40 Rodent(s), control of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 504 Rodenticides, poison baits as . . . . . . . . . 504 Rodeo Theatre, Salinas, Calif. . . . . . . . . 32 Rogers, Will, Theatre. Chicago, Ill. . .154, 180 Roof(s), considerations of . . . . . . . . .. 166

coverings for . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 166

drainage of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 167

Hashing for . . . . . . . . . . . . .- . . . . . . . . 167

profit area made on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 460

Roof-garden. space utilized for . . . . . . . 460

Roofing, use of lead in . . . . . . . . . . . . . 141 Room(s), power-equipment, design of. 328 4, projection, construction of . . . . . . .. 326

design of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 326

See also Booth. projection --,rewind, design of . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 328 Rotenope. use of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 504 Royal Theatre. Miami. Fla. . . . . . . . . . . . 181 Rubidium. uses of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 138

Safety. carpets as factor in . . . . . . . . . . . 222 Violation of regulations of, as fire tragedy cause . . . . . . . . . . . 506 Saint James Theatre, Ashury Park, N. J. . . . . . . . . . . . . 223 Saint Laurent. Montreal. P. Q. . . . . . . . . 46 Sandia Theatre . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 91 Sanitation. modern plumbing to achieve . . . . . . . . . , . . . . . . . .. 281

Saran. use of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 212

Scalds. first-aid treatment for . . . . . . . . . 513

Scale, decoration essential in . . . . . . .. 208

Scandium. uses of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 138

Screens, intake. maintenance of . . . . . . . 383 4. rearvprojection, description of . . . . . 469 m.Retisc0pe. description of . . . . . . . .. 284 v-.Trans-Lux. description of . . . . . . .. 469 Seat(s), design. space-use and . . . . . . . . 228 Seating, arrangement of . . . . . . . . . . . . . 227

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1945 Theatre Catalog, 4th Edition, Page 604