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1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition, Page 5 (v)

1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition
1947-48 Theatre Catalog
1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition, Page 5
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1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition, Page 5

TABLE 0 CONTENTS

EDITORIAL FOREWORD i . . . . . . . . .. TABLE OF CONTENTS i . . . . . . . . . . ..

AUTHORS, ARCHITECTS, AND

CONTRIBUTORS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ..

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ADVERTISERS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . \ iii

BOOK ONE:

DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION

New Design

DESIGN IDEAS FOR AMERICA'S PLAYHOUSES . . . . . . . . .Jo Miolzirwr

The Sci-Hie Ocsiunr-r Looks all [he Thralrr From Slamlpoinl oi PrPsknl. Fulurt- Nvmls

MODERN FUNCTIONALISM FOR THEATRE DESIGN ..B0n Sthlanger

Succosslul Use of Equilnnt'nl. Furnishings Depends upon Suilahilil} of [he Strut-lure

THE TACNA: A DIODE IN DIODERN CINEMA DESIGN

Armand Cardea

Paramounl Inlenmlionalls First Building

Is a 1.945-Sval House for Peru's Capilnl

.Cons'l-rucl'ion and Maferiqls

THE NEED FOR MODERNIZING BUILDING LAWS ..Call'in H. Yuill The NaturiI of (he Problem and Ils Solution Ri-quira [he ()thrlivP, Aggn-ssivc- Appnmrh QUONSETS IN LOVE-COST THEATRE CONSTRUCTION Herbert K. Lewis The Arch Ribbed Structurrs Are errsignrd And Engineered lo Meal Codes Requirvnwnls

SEMI-PREFABRICATION WITH THE QUONSET 4'0. C. A. Bullock

Thu-1* Basic Plans Prrsvnlml for Tln-alriW'ilh Capacitivs of from 514 lo 7135 Seat: THE OPACKAGEDH SEMI-PREA TABRICATEI) THEATRE v Bo" B. Pablocki Thu-ins \Vill (Inst {nun $47 to $68 a Sral Using Quonse! Arclu-s, l'arlnrp-Iluill Unils THE REVIE\V OF RECENT THEAT RE CONSTRUCTION . . . . . . . . . . .

The Picture Prownlalions of Now 'l'ln-alrr-s And Nolublv Reronslrurlion and llmuoilt-ling

THE FOURTH AVENUE THEATRE

Ant-lionigr. Alaika

THE HAMILTON THEATRE . . . . ..

Hmnillnn. Nun .lt-nw) THE KEN Tl'l EATR E . . . . . . . . . . . . . . , Frankrnmulh. Michigan I'HE (IHEVERLY THEATRE . . . . ..

(Ilwvu-rlyu M ar)lun(l

THE COVEDALE 'I'IIEA'IVRE . . . . ..

Cincinnati, Ohio

THE ESOUIRE 'IIIIEA'I'RE . . . . . . ..

(Iolunihus. Ohio

THE FREMONT 'lIIlEiVlIRE . . . . i

Las Vi-gas. Nevada

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THE W. (I. HANDY THEATRE . . .. Memphis. Tum-5m

THE MAJOR THEATRE . . . . . . . . ..

Dallas. Tuas

THE MALVERNE THEATRE . . . . ..

Malvnns. New York

THE METRO THEATRE . , . . . . . . ..

Barranquilla. (Iolomhia

THE METRO THEATRE i . . . . . . . .. Valparaiso. chm

THE MIAMI THEATRE . . . . . . . . . .. Miami. Florida

THE NELSON THEATRE . . . . . . .. Mount Jackson, Virginia

THE O D E O N-FA I R LA W? N THE ATRE . . . . . I . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . i . . . .

Toronln. Ontario

THE STRAND THEATRE . . . . . . . .

Wildwoad. New ilsrse}

THE SUNSET THEATRE . . . . . . . . ..

Dallas. Texas

THE TOWN THEATRE . . . . . . . . . . ..

Ballinmra. Manhunt]

THE VOGUE THEATRE . i . . . . . . .. ClvvvlunLL Ohio

THE TVILL ROGERS THEATRE .. Oklahoma Cit}. Oklahoma

THE AONEW THEATRE . . . . . i . . .. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

EL CINE AVENIDA . . . . . . . . . . . . .,

San Luis Pomai, Mexico

THE AVENUE THEATRE . . . . . . . ..

\Voslmounl. QlK-bf-r

THE BOOMER THEATRE . . . . . . ..

Norman. Oklahoma

THE BOULEVARD THEATRE ....

Salisbury . Mar} land

THE DABEL THEATRE . . . . . . . , . ..

"anon. Ohio DUNK-S THEATRE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. I'llulginm Virginia

THE EMBASSY THEATRE i . . . . . ..

Fall River. Massarhnsvlls THE GROVE THEATRE . . . . . . . . .. ' Upland. California

THE MADISON THEATRE . . . . . . ..

(:nvinglon. Ke-nlurk)

THE MAY THEATRE . . . . . . . . . . . ..

Oklahoma (Iii). Oklahoma THE MO(}AI)()R THEATRE . . . . . .. llognlu. Colombia

THE PLAINS THEATRE . . . . . . . . .. Rosin-ll. Nl'w Mum.

THE TIPTON 'IIHENIIRE . . . . . . . . ..

Hnniiugion. \K'osi Virginia

THE UNIVERSlTY 'IIIIEA'IIRE H...

(Inlumlius. Ohiu

THE AHUNTSIC TIIEA'IIRE . . . . ..

Aliunlsir. Ont-le

THE NORMANDIE 'llllEA'lIRE

Saint Laurent lMonIn-al). Ont-lim THE REPUBLIC 'IIHEA'IIRE . . . . . ..

Manila. l'hilippim- I#l$III(l\

BASIC FACTORS OIV DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ..

illu- l'nnxlanwnlal Principles Arr 5v! Foth 'l'u Uniili- IlrmIn-riive Ohm-n, \rrluu-i-ls

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THEATRE CATALOG

JAY EMANUEL . . . . . . . . i . . . . i iPuhIishnr HERBERT M. MILLER,

Elliluriul Cnnsullanl WIILL A. W'HITNEY . . , . . Edirarul Amociam PAUL J. GHEICNHAI.OH . Businvn [Warian JOHN WV. GUERARD. .Field Ruprvm-nlaliuv ALBERT .l. MARTINI .Fivld chrasvnlalilw JAMES A. DALTON. . .Adi'arlixin! Manager MAX CADES . . . . . . ..Produrtion Manager

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