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1950-51 Theatre Catalog, 9th Edition, Page 46 (26)

1950-51 Theatre Catalog, 9th Edition
1950-51 Theatre Catalog
1950-51 Theatre Catalog, 9th Edition, Page 46
Page 46


1950-51 Theatre Catalog, 9th Edition, Page 46

WATTS Osage, la.

Situated in the main business section of a town with a population of 3,400 in a rich farming area, the Watts was opened February 16, 1950.

The Arizona limestone and glass front

LOBBY DOORS OPEN ON THE CONCESSION





























leads into a lobby with a planting area at the immediate entrance and an inviting refreshment stand at one side. The curved ceiling is white with a lighting cove in wine; by contrast, the floor is green.

Directly opposite the foyer entrance is another planting area with a wall mirror behind. At one side of the foyer are located the cry and check rooms, while

PLOT PLAN INDICATES COMPACT LAYOUT.

the other contains the rest rooms.

The decor of the auditorium is simple with indirectly lighted wall columns and a plain proscenium. Space for wheel

'chairs and hearing aids are provided.

Organ music is played before and after

shows. Special features include living quarters

above, oflice behind concession, and heating pipes under sidewalk.

PLANT TROUGH TS OPPOSITE FOYER DOORS.



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1950-51 Theatre Catalog, 9th Edition, Page 46