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1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition, Page 202 (190)

1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition
1947-48 Theatre Catalog
1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition, Page 202
Page 202


1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition, Page 202

A Drive-In in the Colonial Motif Designed for Year-'Round Operation

The Dixie Gardens



THE DESIGN ot the Dixie Gardens, in keeping with the architectural tradition o! the Blue Grass Countrv. is Southern Colonial. features in red brick and white siding. Approaching the spacious widening entrance area. one's attention is immedately arrested by a large attraction board in the center at a shrubbed garden plot, which is topped by a massive horsev shoe and sign of sheet metal outlined in gold and green neon tubing. The entire attraction board is mounted on a random rubble iieldstcne base containing a goldfish pool. To the right of the main entrance stands the red brick box office which, in accord with Colonial design. has a portecochere covering both the entrance and exit drives of the outdoor theatre.

THE DIXIE GARDENS is located on Kentucky's famous Route 42, the gateway to the South, iust tour miles south of Cincinnati, Ohio, and a fraction ot a mile north at Jimmy Brink's popular Lookout House. The entire area has been landscaped to achieve the maximum benefit of the locale.





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1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition, Page 202