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1948-49 Theatre Catalog, 7th Edition, Page 213 (202)

1948-49 Theatre Catalog, 7th Edition
1948-49 Theatre Catalog
1948-49 Theatre Catalog, 7th Edition, Page 213
Page 213

Drive-ins Mentioned

Open Air Auto, Shrewsbury, MA
Salisbury Auto, Salisbury, MA
Lynn Open Air, Lynn, MA
Briggs Open Air Theater, Dalton, MA
Auto Park, Bellingham, MA


1948-49 Theatre Catalog, 7th Edition, Page 213

Fountain City, Tenn. SKYWAY DR.,

6222 Broadway. Exec: G. D. Baker. (M12-C450-D6-SF-CH3).

TRI-CITIES DR., Highway. Exec:

Johnson City, Tenn.

Johnson City-Bristol

Bernie Wylie. (M12-C300-D7-ASDF-CH3).

Knoxville, Tenn. DRIVE-IN, 3546 Kingston Pike. Exec: R. J. Barnes, Drive-In

Theatre Operators, Inc. (M12-C511-D7-SF-CH3).

Morristown, Tenn. DRIVE-IN, One mile from Downtown. Exec: G. D. Biker. (M12-C189-D6-SF-CH3).

Oak Ridge, Tenn. SKYWAY DR., Oak Ridge Turnpike. Exec: W. J. Hatfield. (M9-C300-D7-ASDF-CH4).

Sparta, Tenn. PARK-A-WAY DR., Sparta-Cookeville Highway. Exec: Jack Mitchell. (M12-C300-D7-SF-CH4).

BOSTON TERRITORY Maine Ellsworth Falls, Me. DRIVE-IN, Route

1 (Portable). Exec: R. L. Whitton. (M3-C20-D7-SF-CH3).

Naples, Me. DRIVE-IN, Route 3 (Portable). Exec: Mr. Stone. (M3-C20-D7-SF-CH3).

Saco, Me. SACO AUTO, Route 1. Exec: Eugene Boragine, Saco Auto Theatre,

Massachusetts Agawam, Mass. RIVERSIDE PARK-IN,

Route 5A. Exec: Edward Carroll, Riverside Park-In. (M7-C400-D7-DF-CH2).

Bellingham, Mass. AUTO PARK, Woonsocket-Franklin Rd. Exec: Fred Parker. (M6-0200-D7-DF-CH2).

Dalton, Mass. BRIGGS OPEN AIR, Route 9. Exec: Alfred Boryta, Briggs

Open Air Theatres, Inc. (M6-C400-D7-DF-CH3).

D a r t m 0 u t h, Mass. DARTMOUTH AUTO, Route 6. Exec: (INTT) E. Harold Stoneman, Dartmouth Auto Theatre Co. (M8-C500-D7-DF-CH2).

Haverhill, Mass. RIVERVIEW DR., River Road. Exec: Rose Chilpyian, Riv erview Drive-In Co. ' (M5-C375-D7-DF-CH2).

Lynn, Mass. LYNN OPEN AIR, Route 1A. Exec: (LOEW) E. M. Loew, E. M. Loew Theatres. (M7-C500-D7-DF-CH2).

Mendon, Mass. DRIVE-IN, Mendon Millville Rd. Exec: Fred Parker. (M6-ClOO-D7-DFACH2).

Metheun, Mass. MERRIMAC PARK

DR., Merrimac Park. Exec: (LOEW) E.

M. Loew, E. M. Loew Theatres. (M7-C325-D7-DF-CH2).

PARKWAY David Willig,

North Wilbraham, Mass. DR., Boston Rd. Exec: Parkway Theatres, Inc.

" Raynham, Mass. DRIVE-IN, Route 128.

Exec: (DRTC) J. Guarino, Drive-In Theatre Corp. (M6-CGOO-D7-ASDF-CH2).

Revere, Mass. REVERE DR., Revere Blvd. Exec: Mickail Redstone, Revere Drive-In. (C400-CLOS'ED).

Salisbury, Mass. SALISBURY AUTO, Beach Rd. Exec: (LAVE) William

Lavery, William J. Lavery Theatres. (M8-C400-D7-DF-CH2).

Saugus, Mass. SAUGUS DR., Route 1. Exec: (DRTC) J. Guarino, Drive-In Theatre Corp. (M7-C400-D7-DF-CH2).

Seekonk, Mass. BAY STATE DR., Route

76. Exec: Romano Brothers, Bay State

Drive-In Corp. (M8-C500-D7-DF-CH2).

Shrewsbury, Mass. OPEN AIR AUTO, Route 9. Exec: (DRTC) Thomas De Maura, Drive-In Theatre Corp. of Bos ton. (M7-C550-D7-DF-CH2).

Sturbridge, Mass. RIDE-IN. (ClOO-CLOSED).

Sutton, Mass. MOTOR-IN, Providence Rd. Exec: Wilfred Bernard, Motor-In, Inc. (M7-C500-D7-DF-CH3).

W. Pittsiield, Mass. BERKSHIRE DR., 1501 W. Housatonic St. Exec: Harry Lazarus, Berkshire Drive-In Theatre, Inc. (M6-C600-D7-DF-CH3).

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111C. (M5-C300-D7*SF'CH3)- (M77C750'D7'DF'CH3)- recorded or available. OPERATING POLICY of Open Drlve-ln Theatres in the United States. by Exchange Territory (NOTE: SFZSingle Feature; DFZDouble Feature; and ASDFZAlternating Double and Single.) Total Open Operation Days Weekly Program Policy Weekly Program Changes Territory Year- Sea- 7 6 *Less SF DF ASDF 1 2 3 4 5 or Around sonal .More Albany . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 17 .. 17 17 .. .. 12 5 .. 3 14 ..

Atlanta . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50 49 1 43 7 . . 36 1 13 . . 1 25 24

Boston . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 24 24 24 . . . . 3 18 3 . . 14 10 . .

Bulfalo . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16 . . 16 16 . . . . 5 2 9 . . 1 12 3 . .

Charlotte . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 107 3 104 61 45 1 98 . . 9 . . . . '15 71 21

Chicago . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 . . 15 14 1 . . 14 . . 1 4 2 8 1 . .

Cincinnati . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 53 53 53 . . . . 25 7 21 . . . . 7 40 6

Cleveland . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 51 . . 51 50 . . 1 12 7 32 1 2 39 9 . .

Dallas . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 79 32 47 78 1 . . 50 . . 29 . . . . 1.4 64 1

Denver . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 7 .. 7 7 .. .. 1 4 2 7 .. ..

Des Moines . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 5 5 . . . . 5 . . . . 5

Detroit . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28 28 28 . . . . 28 28

Indianapolis . . . . . . . . . . . . 34 34 34 18 3 13 23 7 4

Kansas City . . . . . . . . . . .. 19 .. 19 19 .. .. 1 1 17 19 . .

Los Angeles . . . . . . . . . , . . 19 19 . . 19 . . .. .. 19 . 2 4 13 . .

Memphis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 .. 10 10 . . .. 4 1 5 . . . . 5 4 1

Milwaukee . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 2 2 1 . . 1 . . 1 1 . .

Minneapolis . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 4 4 4 . . . . . . 1 3

New Haven . . . . . . . . . . .. 5 .. 5 5 .. .. .. 5 .. .. 3 2

New Orleans . . . . . . . . . . . 16 10 6 12 3 1 13 . . 3 1 . . 2 13

New York . . . . . . . . . . . .. 10 . 10 10 .. .. 2 4 4 . . 1 8 1

Oklahoma City , . . . . . . . . 16 . 16 16 . . 14 1 1 . . 14 2

Omaha . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 . 3 3 .. 3 .. .. .. 3 ..

Philadelphia . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 . 12 10 2 10 . . 2 . . 4 8 . .

Pittsburgh . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39 . . 39 35 4 8 . . 31 . . 8 30 1

Portland . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 5 5 .. 5 .. l .. 4 .. 5 .. ..

St. Louis . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 12 . 12 11 1 11 .. 1. 1 10 1

Salt Lake City . . . . . . . .. 26 . . 26 26 . . ll 1 l4 . . 16 10

San Francisco . . . . . . . . . 21 17 4 21 . . 8 13 18 3

Seattle . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 15 2 13 15 .. .. .. .. 15 .. l5 .. ..

Washington . . . . . . . . . . . . 28 . 28 28 . . . . 11 3 14 2 3 15 8

Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 748 137 611 681 64 3 361 97 290 8 35 354 309 42 * 0/ all n/ thaw Ihmunu. NONE wow upon 5 days. ONE in [he Charlotte Il'rrilury wax "pun 4 (Idys. and TWO, in (floiwluml um! [VI-w Orb-mu n-xlu-clively. uwv upvn .l tluys or (Mix. 202 THEATRE CATALOG 1943-49
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