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1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition, Page 11 (xi)

1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition
1947-48 Theatre Catalog
1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition, Page 11
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1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition, Page 11

BOOK ONE: DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION

NEW DESIGN DESIGN IDEAS FOR AMERICXS PLAYHOUSES. .. . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . .. .. . . .. . . . ..]o Mielziner 2 MODERN FUNCTIONALISM FOR THEATRE DESIGN. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Ben Schlanger 6 THE TACNA: A MODE IN MODERN CINEMA DESIGN. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Armand Cardea 8

CONSTRUCTION AND MATERIALS

THE NEED FOR MODERNIZING BUILDING LAWS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Calvin H. Yuill l6 QUONSETs IN LOW-COST THEATRE CONSTRUCTION. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Herbert K. Lewis 19 SEMI-PRERARRICATION WITH THE QUONSET 40. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .E. C. A. Bullock 24 THE IIPACKAGEDD SEMI-PREEARRICATED THEATRE. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Ben B. Poblocki 29 THE REVIEW OF RECENT THEATRE CONSTRUCTION...................................... 32

EOURTH AVENUE THEATRE. ANCHORAGE. WILL ROGERS THEATRE. OKLAHOMA

ALASKA ...... 33 CITY. OKLAHOMA . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 93 HAMILTON THEATRE. HAMILTON. NEW AGNEW THEATRE. OKLAHOMA CITY.

JERSEY 37 cmgxilaillilghgg .sxliz-i-U-I-s-Fdibgiuim-iidd-- 3g KEN THEATRE FRANKENMUTH' MICHIGAN" 41 AVENUE THEATRE. WESTMDUNT. OUEEEC..II Ioo CHEVERLY THEATRE. CHEVERLY. MARYLAND 45

DOOMER THEATRE. NORMAN. OKLAHOMA... 102 COVEDALE THEATRE. CINCINNATI. OHIO.... 48 BOULEVARD THEATRE SALISBURY ESQUIRE THEATRE COLUMBUS 0310mm- 51 MARYLAND 1M FREMONT THEATRE LAS VEGAS. NEVADA" - 54 DABEL THEATRE. DAYTON. OHIO.... 106 w. C. HANDY THEATRE. MEMPHIS. DONK'S THEATRE. HUDGINS. VIRGINIA...... 108

TENNESSEE ................... ........ 57 EMBASSY THEATRE, FALL RXVER.

MAJOR THEATRE. DALLAS. TEXAS........... so MASSACHUSETTS no MALVERNE THEATRE. MALVERNE. NEW YORK 63 GROVE THEATRE. UPLAND. CALIFORNIA. . . .. 112 METRO THEATRE. DARRANQUILLA.COLOMRIA 55 MADISON THEATRE. COVINGTON. KENTUCKY 114 METRO THEATRE. VALPARAISO. CHILE...... 69 MAgx'rngAgif. OKLAHOMA CITY. m xEQSMJNng%aI;%EMIggkNngigggbg"""' 72 MOCADOR THEATREZ'DO'G'OTA,'COLOMRIA:I: 1121

VIRGINIA I n 75 PLAINS THEATRE. ROSWELL. NEW MEXICO.. 120 ODEON-FAIRLAWN THEATRE. TORONTO. 7 TIP$$G$EEATRR HUNTINGTON- WEST m

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'- " UNIVERSITY THEATRE. COLUMBUS. 01110.... 124 STRAND THEATRE WILDWOOW NEW JERSEY. 81 AHUNTSIC THEATRE. AHUNTSIC. QUEREC.... 126 SUNSET THEATRE. DALLAS. TEXAS. . . . . . . . . . 84 NORMANDIE THEATRE SAXNT LAURENT TOWN THEATRE. BALTIMORE. MARYLAND. - - 87 (MONTREAL). QUEBEC . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 127 VOGUE THEATRE, CLEVELAND. OHIO. 90 REPUBLIC THEATRE, MANILA. PHILIPPINES.. 128

BASIC FACTORS 0F DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION........................................ 129 CONSTRUCTION OF MOTION-PICTURE EXCHANGES. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .J. E. Schwarz 156 PLASTICS AND THE MODERN THEATRE INTERIOR. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Morris Sanders 158 USE OF FIRERGLAS MATERIALS IN THE THEATRE. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Tyler S. Rogers 160 ALUMINUM, TOP MATERIAL FOR THEATRE USE. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .J. T. Underwood 163 THERMAL INSULATION WITH MINERAL WOOL. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Henry J. Wingate 168

CONSTRUCTION USES FOR VERMICULITE 170 CONTINENTAL THEATRE STUDIOS. . 13 THE FORMICA INSULATION COMPANY....... 175 THE F AND Y BUILDING SERVICE. . 14 MARSH WALL PRODUCTS. INC. 176 GREAT LAKES STEEL CORPORATI .. .. .113 VARLAR.INC. LIRDEY-OWENS.E0RD GLASS C0MPANY...... 174 THE TILE-TEX COMPANY. INC. 178



DRIVE-IN THEATRES

LAYOUT AND CONSTRUCTION OF AUTO THEATRES.....................Gcorge M. Petersen 180 SUGGESTED PLANS FOR AN OUTDOOR AUTO THEATRE 184 THE 190 THE LINCOLN DRIVE-IN THEATRE 192 SIDNEY LUSTIS DRIVE-IN 194 THE ODOM DRIVE-IN 196 THE FLORENCEDRIVE-INTHEATRE..................................................... 197

NATIONAL THEATRE SUPPLY. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 198 THE STRONG ELECTRIC CORPORATION. . . . . . 202 AUTOCRAT. INC. . . . . . . ...200 PARK-IN THEATRES. INC. . . . . .........203 MOTIOGRAPH. INC. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 201 FERGUSON OPEN-AIR THEATRES. INC.. . . . . . . 204
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