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1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition, Page 82 (70)

1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition
1947-48 Theatre Catalog
1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition, Page 82
Page 82

1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition, Page 82

THE OUTSIDE oi the Metro Theatre, seen by either night or day, presents a striking appearance, but no less impressive than the interior of the house, as set forth in this series 0! pictures provided by Sam Kreisler and his associates oi Loew's International Corporation. It is interesting to see how

THE SECOND LOBBY presents at iirst night a (impares) or even (pares). Many theatres in Latin feature never seen in American theatres: a America sell tickets tor specific seats (as done standee sign indicating the side of the auditorium in this country at legitimate theatres) instead of on which the seats are numbered either odd general admissions, good for any seat a patron

THE GENERATOR ROOM shows the two motorqenerators installed to provide the direct current tor the projection room's arcs. Here are the necessary electrical connections and controls, as well as the tour junction boxes. one each tor the three projectors and one for the special-effects machine.

the side wall has been stepped down as the auditorium room decreases in height as it nears the stage. While Valparaiso is about as for south of the equator as Charleston, South Carolina. is north of that line. the 6:15 p.m. showing reilects dil'lerent cinema habits obtaining in Latin America.

can find at the price. It is interesting to note that the banner space above both sets of doors is the same; and, presumably a coming attraction. The mirrors give an added illusion of width.

THE PROIECTION BOOTH is equipped with three Simplex E-7 proiectors, with Peerless Hy-Candescent lamps, and a Brenkert special-effects machine. The open knife switches may surprise American projectionists. but the more traditional controls at the right, possible for house lights. will not.

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1947-48 Theatre Catalog, 6th Edition, Page 82