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1950-51 Theatre Catalog, 9th Edition, Page 484 (460)

1950-51 Theatre Catalog, 9th Edition
1950-51 Theatre Catalog
1950-51 Theatre Catalog, 9th Edition, Page 484
Page 484


1950-51 Theatre Catalog, 9th Edition, Page 484

Economic fundamentals of . . . . 4: 8 Economics possible in . . . r . . . . 3:141 Electric control room . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6:154

Entrances 6:130.134























Escalators in . . t . . . . . . . . . .. 8:363 Film exchanges .. 6:156 Fronts . . . . . . . . . . . ...........4:179 General factors in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 6:129 Glass in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .........7:282 "Home in a theatre" . 4:461 Ladies rooms . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . 6:150 Lead used in . . . . . . . . . .........4:141 Lobby . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .............6:136 Marble selection for . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 :178 Magnesium used in . . . 4:144 Manager's ofiice . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6:154 Menis rooms . . . . . . . . .............6:151 Metals used in . . . . . . 4:131 Mexico . . 4:168 Mezzaniho 6:147 Miller. Lewistown, Pa. study 8:170 Minimum requirements of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .' . . . . . . . 8:490 Plastics used in .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4:152 Porcelain enamel used in r . . . 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4:174 Pre-fabrication and .. . . . . :122. 128

.all-steel. and ...........4:118:7:50

. alumidrome . . . . . . . . . t . . . . . . t . . . 6 :166: 8:175

. plastic-plywood. and . . . . . . . . . . . 4 :125; 7 1137

Progressive execution of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3:298

Projection room . . . . . . . . 6:149

Proscenium opening .. . . . . . . . . 1 . . r . . 6:148

Quonsets and . . . . . . 5:145: 6 :19. 22. 24. 29: 7 :50. 185

Review of . . . . . . . .

Roof gardens . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ...4:460



Sight lines and . Speed drying to rush

Standee foyer . . . . . . 6:137

Study of Miller. Lewistown. Pa. . . . . . t . . . . t .. 8:170

Vermiculito and . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 :169

Wood utilization in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 4: 4; 7:137 CORROSION

Control of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . t . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5:382 COST ANALYSIS

Budget Fundamentals . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . 7 :500 CROWD CONTROL

Handling of crowds .............. . . . . . . 5:502 CURTAIN CONTROL

Wiring . . . . . 7: 49

DECORATION Acoustic materials in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2:154 Acrylic plastics in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 6:253

Black light and .. :316

:165



Carpets used in . t. .

















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Cement and concrete in 4:154 Chemists' developments in .. . . 4:150 Circlarc Lamps in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6:310 Color and 2 122; 3:188; 4:109 Construction and . . . . . . . . . . . . ...................6:145 Copper used in 4:140 Design and Color . ..7.............7:319 Dimmers in . . . . . . . . 7:330 Drying speed of . 8:187 Fabrics used in '4:209 Fiberglas used in .4 ' 6:161 Glamour and . 4:208 Class in . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . 7:282 Lead used in . . . . . . . 4:141 Metals used in .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4:131 Painting with light 6:253 Plastics used in . . . . . . . . . . . .. 4:152 Plastic Wall Paneling in . . . . . . . . 7:299 Plexiglas used in 4:147; 6:253 DEPRECIATION Drive-In theatre . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0:288 Equipment rules 7:503



DESIGN

Acoustics and 2:152; 3:192; 6:144 . 2:10; 4: 2 Air conditioning plan 2:317



Adaptation of, to locale

Aisles . . . . . 6:144 Alumidrome . . . . . . t . . . . . . . . . . . 6:166; 8:175 Architects. 1949-50 index to . . . . . . . . . . . . 8:153

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Art-cinemas . . . . . Attic . . . , . , . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. Auditorium: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6:139: 8:354 Boiler room 6:154 Boxoflico ..............................'..5:191:6aaz

Boxofice location 2:181













Candy stands . . . . . . . . 5:510

Capacity computation in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 6:129

Carpet trends in . . . . . . 4:221

Ceiling . . . . . , 6:140

Centers, amusement . . . r . . . r . . . . . . . t . . . .. ' 8: 48 Centers. community 5:174 Centers. radio 5:11 Centers. shopping . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 8: 50 Color and 4:109 Comfort and Safety Rules 7: 61 Computation of capacity in 6:129 Display cases and .. 5:191 Drive-Ins (See DRIVE-IN THEATRES)

Dual auditorium . . . . . . . .. 3: 17 Entrances . . . . . . 6:130 Escalators for balconies . . . . .. . 8:363 Film exchanges 6:156 Fronts . . . . . . . 3:199; 4:179 Functionalism in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2:22: 6: 6 Future aspects of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 2: 6:7: 8: 47 "Home in a theatre" .. .. . . 4:461 Index to Theatre Designers . . . . . . . . . . . : . . . . . . . .. 8:153 Interesting Canadian Theatre . . . . . . . . . . . 7: 34

Interesting Latin-Amer. Theatre 7: 43

Ladies' rooms 6:150













Lighting. interior 4:218 Lobby Maintenance angles in .. . 2: 20 ManageNs office . . . . . . . . . . 6:154 Marble uses in . . . . . . . . . . . . . t . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 8:178 Men's rooms .. 6:151 Mexican theatres 4:168 Mezzanine ........................ 6:147 Never-Swept Theatre 7: 47



Pre-fabrication and 4 :4. 118. 125: 6:166: 7:50. 137: 8:175

















Problems in 5: 2 Projection room .. . 6:149 Proscenium opening . 6:148 Requirements for future . . . . . . . . . . r . . . . . . . . . r . .. 8: 47 Roof gardens in 4:460 Seating . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ..,. . . . . .. 4:226: 8:354 Sight lines in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 3:153; 8:354 Sign: . . 2:194 Stadium plan ................. 6:146 Stages . . r . 4:229: 5:237 Standee foyer . . . . . r . . . . 6:137 Studio acoustic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5:539 Theatres in airplanes . .. . 5:554 Theatres in ships . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5:471 Theatres in trains 5:471 Toilet plan . . . . . . . .. 4:278 Trans-Lux advantages 4:468 Visual comfort 8:354 DISPLAYS Aluminum used in . . . . . . . . . . . .. 6:163 Cases and frame design 5:191: 6:134. 136 Intra-lheatre advertising . . 4:430



Oversize advertising 4:435

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Admission Tax Rulings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8:292 Advertising Stunts .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8:302. 303 Audience potential for . . . . . . t t . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3:196 Background Data on . . . . . 7:221 Better construction of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 8:233 Blacktop methods t . t . . . . . . . . . 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 :316 Boxollice needs in . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 6:186: 7:258 Cash Control in 7:227 Concession stands . 6 :187: 7 1257; 8 :312 Confection sales intercom . . . . . . . . . . . . . t . . . . . . . . 8:294

Daylight showing; in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 8:297 Depreciation for tax 8:288 Design and conslruction ..:.3: 4.5; 4:471; 6:180; 7:255

8:201. 237 Drainage in 6:183 Drive-Over and Drop-In . 4:105













Equipment needs in . . . . . . . . . . .. . . 6:189 Electrical Installation for . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 7. 58 Entertainment preferences in . . . . t . . . . . . . . . .4 . . . 8 :199 Fence needs in ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6:189 Fencing with Billboards . . . . . . 7:236 (trading Problems . . . . . . . . . . . . t . . . t . . . 7:256; 8:315 Home In a . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ......7:222 Ideal layout for . . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6:180: 8:237 Insect Control in 7:237 Insecticides for Use In . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7:238 Insurance requirements for . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8:290 Intercom Confection Sales . . . . 2294 Landscape needs for . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 6:188: 8 :275



Layout Planning . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Legal Decisions re. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42 Legal Position of Patents .. . . . . . . . . . .. . . . t . . . . . 8:165



Lighting Ramp Areal . . . . . . . . . Maintenance Procedures for .

Management methods .

Man-made Moonlight 7:259 Monkey villages in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . : . . . . . 8:300 New Designs of 1949-50 . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8:201 Nurserymen of the U. S. 8:276 Oil dressing methods 8:316









Operating procedures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 2 :15; 8:248. 310 Ordinances covering . . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 6:182: 8:242 Patents. design . . . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 :165' Patrons. who are the . . 8 :196 Plants suitable for . .. .. . .. 8:275 Projection buildings . . . 6 :187: 7:257 Screen towers . . . . . . . . . .. 6:185: 7 :242. 257. 265; 8:297 Seasonal Closing Rules . . . . . . .. 7:231 Segregation Problem in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . t . . . . . . . . . 8 :236 Showmanship in . i . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8:233 Sign needs of . . . . . . 6:185 Site Selection 4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 :255; 8:237 Size calculation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . r . r . 8:237 Smaller community theatres . . . . . . . . . . . . . r . r . . . . 8:235

Speaker Design ................................ 7:243 6:184: 8:315 Survey of Audience potential . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ..

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Tax Rulings . . . . . . t . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . 8:292 Test Borings for . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7:257 Theatres of Today and Tomorrow . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8:233 Tips on good management . . . . . . . . . t . 1 . . . . . . . . . 8:310 Toll Systems for .. 7:263 Topographical Plans for . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 :251; 8:237 U. S. Theatres during 1949 7:198 U. S. Theatres during 1950 . . . . . . . . . . r . . . . . . . . . . 8:253

Underground Cables for 7:249 Weed Control in . . . . . .. Zoning regulations . . . . . . . . . . t . . t . . . . . 1 . . . . . . . . . . 8:242









ELECTRIC Notes on Wiring . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ..7: 48 EMERGENCY Exit Doors . . . t . . . . . . ........6:141 Fire . . . . . . . . . . . First Aid Holdup safeguards . . . . . . . Lighting........ . . . . Power Equipment . . EQUIPMENT Check List of . . . . . . . . Chemistsi developments in . . 4:150 Conservation of . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 :278a Depreciation rates of . . . . . . . t . . . . . . . . . . .. : 7:503 Maintenance of . . . . . 3:278a: 4:379 Minimum recommendations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8:491



. 3:243, 260 7:167

Projection . . . . . Remodeling and

Sound Television . I . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 5:534; 8:512 Toilet . . . . . . 4:278 EXHIBITION

Children's shows in .. 5:476



Cost Analysis . . . . . . . . .



Depreciation Schedules Itinerant booths in 4:129

EXI'LOITATION Advertising and t . . . . . . . . . . . : . t . .. 2:292; 3:287; 8:303 Construction .. . 6:478 ......... 6:348 6:486 Local news reels ....5:564. 568 Posters in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . t . . . . . .. 4:433; 8:303 Trailers in .... 2:292; 5:442





Hearing aids in . . . . . . . IIouse organs and . . . . .

FABRICS Acoustic eiIect of . . . . 4:209: 6:145

Construction with 6:146 .. 2:131; 4:209



Decoration and







Fiberglas . . . . . . . . . . . . 4:112: 5:232; 6:160 Progress in . . . . . . . . . .. . ... 4:211 Theatre individuality and .. 2:211 Upholstering and . . . . . 3:149 FINANCING

RFC procedures in . 2:13 FIRE

Duties of personnel 4:540 Fighting of 4:232



THEATRE CATALOG 1950-51
1950-51 Theatre Catalog, 9th Edition, Page 484