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1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition, Page 217 (205)

1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition
1947-48 Theatre Catalog
1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition, Page 217
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1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition, Page 217

BOOK TWO: EQUIPMENT

FRONT AND LOBBY

REMODELINGTHEHILLSTREETFRONTANDLOBBY........................................







ASPHALT TILE FOR THEATRE FLOOR COVERINGS.................................

REVIEW OF THE USE OF SIGNS AND LETTERS..........

BRIEF PICTORIAL REVIEW OF FOREIGN THEATRES. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

WAGNER SIGN SERVICE. INC. 217 UNIVERSAL CORPORATION ADLER SILHOUETTE LETTER COMPANY...... 230 AMERICAN MAT CORPORATION THEATRE SPECIALTIES. INC. 232 PERFO MAT AND RUBBER COMPANY.. . . . . .. 239 POBI.OCKI AND SONS................. 234 LORRAINE RUBBER ENGINEERING COMPANY. 240 THE PEREY TURNSTILE COMPANY....... 233 JOHNSON FARE Box COMPANY............. 241 THE RELIANCE ART METAL COMPANY...... 236 JAY EMANUEL PUBLICATIONS. INC.......... 242

AUDITORIUM AND STAGE

ACOUSTICS AND THE AUDIBILITY OF THE SHOW. .Harold Burris-Meyer and Edward C. Cole 244







HINTS ON ACHIEVING GOOD ACOUSTIC RESULTS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Allen Wilson 249 PIPING LIGHT WITH THE ACRYLIC PLASTICS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Henry Pearson 252 REVIEW OF DEVELOPMENTS IN THEATRE 257 A BUSINESS REPORT ON THE CARPET INDUSTRY. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Dr. Merrill A. Watson 260 QUALITY IN CARPETING AND ITS MAINTENANCE. . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . .Howard P. Hildreth 263 ELECTRONIC CONTROL FOR STAGE LIGHTING. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Gearge C. lzenaur 268 BLACK LIGHT PRODUCTS. . . . . . . . . . . . .. . 275 CENTURY LIGHTING. INC. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 292 NOVELTY SCENIC STUDIOS. INC .... .. 276 VOIGT COMPANY . . . . . ...... . . .. . 294 DAVID E. BRODSKY ASSOCIATES... . . 278 FRANK ADAM ELECTRIC COMPANY . . . . . . . . . 296









DOBESCH ASSOCIATES. INC. . . . . . . . . . . 279 FEDERAL ELECTRIC PRODUCTS COMPANY. . . . 297 GREIWE. INC. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 280 THE TRUMBULL ELECTRIC MANUFACTURING

R. L. ORDER AND SONS SCENIC STUDIOS. . . . 281 COMPANY . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 298 KNOXVILLE SCENIC STUDIOS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 282 WARD LEONARD ELECTRIC COMPANY. . . . . . 299 PARAMOUNT DECORATING COMPANY. INC . 283 MOHAWK CARPET MILLS. INC. . . . . . . . . . . . . 300 DAZIAN'S. INC. . . . . . . . . . . . 284 ALEXANDER SMITH AND SONS CARPET FRANKEL ASSOCIATES. INC. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 285 COMPANY . . . . . 302











OWENS-CORNING FIBERGLAS CORPORATION. . 286 AMERICAN SEATINGCOMPANYI I . . . ' . 304 MAHARAM FABRIC CORPORATION. . . . . . . . . .. 237 HEYWOOD-WAKEFIELD COMPANY . .. . . . . .. 305 JOSEPH VASCONCELLOS. INC. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 233 IDEAL SEATING COMPANY . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . . . 306 J. R. CLANCY. INC. . . . . . .. . ... . 29o KROEHLER MANUFACTURING COMPANY. . . .. 307 KLIEGL BROTHERS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 291 TEXTI-VYNOL DISTRIBUTORS. INC. . . . . . . . . . . 303 LOUNGES AND PUBLIC ROOMS THE NEW CIRCLARC LAMP FOR LOUNGE LIGHTING. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Eugene W. 39333 310 PUBLIC TELEPHONE FACILITIES FOR THEATRES. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .H. W. Meehan 312 PLUMBING FIXTURES FOR THE MODERN THEATRE. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . W. Richard Barnhart 317 WEST DISINFECTING COMPANY. . . . . . . . . . . . . 321 ELECTRIC-AIRE ENGINEERING CORPORATION 322 PROJECTION AND SOUND DEVRY*S 12000 SERIES PROJECTION EQUIPMENT. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . W. D,Arcy 324 BLUE SEAUS SUPERIOR MODEL A PROJECTOR. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .]. Burgi Contner 330 THE GAUMONT-KALEE 21 PROJECTION AND 332 THE NEW ASHCRAFT C-70 PROJECTION ARC LAMP. . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . .. 338 TUBE-TYPE RECTIFIERS FOR PROJECTION ARCS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .R. H. Heacock 341 NOTES ON THE NEW MODELS OF IN-CAR SPEAKERS.. 343

HEARING AIDS BRING IMPORTANT NEW REVENUE. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Grace E. Bloomer 347







WIRELESS SYSTEM FOR THEATRE HEARING 349 GASES PRODUCED IN PROJECTION ROOM FIRES. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .LIllIan Gordon 352 BLUE SEAL CINE DEVICES. INC. 354 THE KNEISLEY ELECTRIC COMPANY. 376 CENTURY PROJECTOR CORPORATION. ...... 356 FOREST MANUFACTURING CORPORATION. . .. 371 DEVRY CORPORATION . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 353 McCOLPIN-CHRISTIE CORPORATION. LTD. ... 373 INTERNATIONAL PROJECTOR CORPORATION. 360 HERTNER ELECTRIC COMPANY. . 379

MOTIOGRAPH. INC. . . . . . . . . . . .

. . . . . . . . 362 ALTEC LANSING CORPORATION RADIO CORPORATION OF AMERICA ..

. . . 364 NU-SCREEN CORPORATION . . . .

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THE BALLANTYNE COMPANY. . . . . . . . . . . . 366 VOCALITE SCREEN CORPORATIO . . 382 WENZEL PROJECTOR COMPANY. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 367 WALKER PM SCREENS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 303

C. S. ASHCRAFT MANUFACTURING CO . . . . . . . 368 BAUSCH AND LOMB OPTICAL COMPANY. . . . 384

THE STRONG ELECTRIC CORPORATION. . . . . . 370 KOLLMORGEN OPTICAL CORPORATION . . . . . . 385

FOREST ELECTRONIC COMPANY. INC. . . . . . . . 372 ESSANNAY ELECTRIC MANUFACTURING

J. E. MCAULEY MANUFACTURING COMPANY. . 373 COMPANY . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 386 SIMPLEX-HIGH PROJECTION ARC LAMPS. . . . 374 LAVEZZI MACHINE WORKS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 337 BALDOR ELECTRIC COMPANY. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 375 NATIONAL CARBON COMPANY. INC.. . . . . . . . . 383

HEATING. VENTILATING. AND AIR CONDITIONING

THE PACKAGED AIR CONDITIONER FOR THEATRES. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Charles S. Cave 390 NOTES ON THE USE OF UNIT AIR CONDITIONERS. .. .. . .. . . . . . .. . . . . . .. . ..J. F. Dailey 395





FREON4A MODERN CHEMICAL ACHIEVEMENT.... .. . .. .. . .. . ..R. J. Thompson 398 THE CONTROL OF HUMIDITY IN COMFORT COOLING.... . .. .. . .F. M. Johnson 401 AIR CLEANING BY HIGH-VOLTAGE 404

SOLAR ENERGY UTILIzATION FOR HOUSE HEATING. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .George 0. 0. L6}, R. W. Hawley, and E. R. Irish 407



SIDEWALK HEATING PREVENTS ICE FORMATION. . .

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POWDER-FINE COAL FOR HEATING AND POWER. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Howard J. Carswell 414 THE HEAT PUMP FOR HEATING-AND COOLING! . .. . .. . . . . . .. . .Charles Tatham, Jr. 416 NATIONAL COMFORT COOLING EQUIPMENT.. 420 TYPHOON AIR CONDITIONING COMPANY.

WESTINGHOUSE ELECTRIC CORPORATION.... 422 UMLIE; 'STAE'SI'Aik--66NBif161;Ji&b'----- '- 425 BAKER ICE MACHINE COMPANY. INC......... 424 CORPORATION 426

MISCELLANEOUS SUPPLIES AND EQUIPMENT CLEANER THEATRES BUILD BIGGER Box-OFFICE. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .C. S. Jennings 428 SPRINKLERS FOR THAT EXTRA FIRE PROTECTION. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . .A. D. Bosch 429 THE TUBE TRANSPORTATION OF THEATRE CASH. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .P. P. Suiter 432 AUTOMATIC DEVICES COMPANY............. 433 GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY..... . . . . . 433 GOLDBERG BROTHERS 434 WESTINGHOUSE ELECTRIC CORPORATION .. 439 GOLDE MANUFACTURING COMPAN 435 THE EBCO MANUFACTURING COMPANY... .. 44o LAMSON CORPORATION 436 REVERSIBLE COLLAR COMPANY............. 441 NATIONAL SUPER SERVICE COMPANY. INc.. . 437 DAYTON SAFETY LADDER COMPANY........ 442 SUPPLY DEALERS

MANUFACTURERS, AND THE EQUIPMENT DEALERS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Roy Boomer 444 EQUIPMENT DEALEWS ROLE IN SHow BUSINESS. . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . . . .Ray C. Calvin 444 THEATRE SUPPLY DEALERS OF THE UNITED 445 SUPPLY DEALERS OF THE CANADIAN PROVINCES.... . 456 SUPPLY DEALERS OF THE REST OF THE WORLD...................... 457 J.E.RODIN. ..........462 RADIOCORPORATIONOFAMERICA.

NATIONAL THEATRE SUPPLY EXPORT. . . . . . . 464 WESTREX CORPORATION . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 466
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