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1952 Theatre Catalog, 10th Edition, Page 128 (94)

1952 Theatre Catalog, 10th Edition
1952 Theatre Catalog
1952 Theatre Catalog, 10th Edition, Page 128
Page 128

1952 Theatre Catalog, 10th Edition, Page 128

lANGlEY Langley Park, Md.

Located at the hub of a new neighborhood shopping center in a suburb of Washington, D. C., the Langley has a nursery, package checking service, private party room, and excellent parking facilities, features typical of the years best theatres.

Black granite columns flank four sets of glass entrance doors. The vestibule is

faced with field stone, and the boxoflice is finished in pink granite.

The lobby has pink and gray terrazzo floors, green Formica doors, and rubbed oak paneling on the stair wall. Lobby walls are finished in green and tan.

The auditoriumis unusually attractive decorative scheme consists of wall fabric of gold-figured green damask, a 121-foot gold curtain, which sweeps around to the side walls, a green leatherette dado, and a yellow ceiling. Concealed coldcathode lighting is used.


OWNER: Wm. Magazine.

OPERATOR: K-B Theatres. ARCHITECT: John Zink.


COST OF BUILDING: $300,000. COST OF EQUIPMENT (including air conditioning): $80,000.

Chairs: Kroehler Mfg. Co.

Decorator: Paramount Decorating Co. Display Frames: Universal Corp. Generators: Hertner Electric Co. Lenses: Kollmorgen Optical Corp. Projection Lamps: J. E. McAuley Mfg. Co., Peerless Magnarc.

Projection Machines: International Projector Corp., Super Simplex. Reminders: GoldE Mfg. Co.

Screen: Walker-American Corp.

Sign & Marquee: Regal Neon; Theatre Specialties, Inc., 10", 17" Bevelite. Sound: International Projector Corp. Supply Dealer: National Theatre Supply.

Ticket Issuing Machine: General Register Corp.
1952 Theatre Catalog, 10th Edition, Page 128