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1952 Theatre Catalog, 10th Edition, Page 87 (53)

1952 Theatre Catalog, 10th Edition
1952 Theatre Catalog
1952 Theatre Catalog, 10th Edition, Page 87
Page 87


1952 Theatre Catalog, 10th Edition, Page 87

REFERENCE DATA

OWNER & OPERATOR: Cooper Foundation Theatres, Inc.

ARCHITECT: Boller & Lusk. SEATING CAPACITY: 1,200.

COST OF BUILDING: $225,000. COST OF EQUIPMENT (including air conditioning) 2 $75,000.

SIZE OF LOT: 55/ x 175'.

Carpets: Alexander Smith & Sons. Chairs: International Seat Co.

Curtain Controls & Track: Great Western Stage Equip. Co.

Decorator: Hanns Teichert Co.

Display Frames: Theatre Specialties, Inc., Aluminex.

Draperies & Stage Curtains: Western Stage Equip. Co. Generators: Hertner Electric Co. Projection Lamps: J. E. McAuley Mfg. Co., Peerless Magnarc.

Projection Machines: International Projector Corp., Simplex X-L.

Reminders: GoldE Mfg. Co.

Screen: Walker-American Corp.

Sign &: Marquee: Claude Federal Neon Co.

Sign Letters: Theatre Specialties, Inc., Bevelite.

Sound: International Projector Corp. Supply Dealer: National Theatre Supply.

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HARBER Oklahoma City, Okla.

Recently transformed into a deluxe house from the Liberty, rococo old playhouse in Oklahoma City, the Harber has an impressive front, which is dominated by a grid of glass over Herculite doors and ledge rock facing. Just inside the entrance is the concession stand, faced with one-inch dexwood squares.

















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Walls of the auditorium are painted medium blue-green, while the dome ceiling over the front orchestra and front of the balcony is painted bright red, matching the theatres 1,200 corduroyecovered seats and main stage draperies.

Along the spandrels are grey-green drapes which assume changing hues under spotlights mounted on the balcony rail. The stage front is stepped all the way to the auditorium door, and carpeted t0 the screen.

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1952 Theatre Catalog, 10th Edition, Page 87