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1953-54 Theatre Catalog, 11th Edition, Page 4 (iv)

1953-54 Theatre Catalog, 11th Edition
1953-54 Theatre Catalog
1953-54 Theatre Catalog, 11th Edition, Page 4
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1953-54 Theatre Catalog, 11th Edition, Page 4

TABLE 0 CONTENTS

Editorial Surveys FRONTISPIECE EDITORIAL FOREWORD . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .I III AUTHORS AND CONTRIBUTORS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. VI

ADVERTISERS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. VII

EDITORIAL FEATURE: THE ACCOMPLISHMENTS OF BEN SCHLANGER. ARCHITECT.. IX

BOOK ONE:

DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION

Design

REVOLUTION IN DESIGN . I . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ..Bart'lay' Adams 2

Today's Modern Motion P'irlun> TIM-uln- Makes Bald Use of the Latest Contains "I Colors and Interinr Design

CURRENT FACTORS AFFECTING THEATRE BEAUTY.... 6

A Survey of how llmne Television and nllier Factors Have. lniluenned TIlPill"! Real Estate Valllvs in New York City

A CONVERTIBLE THEATRE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 9

England's First Mist-War TIn-ulrv was so (lnnslrnrtI-d That it Cain Easily hr (Innvertrd into a Factor) Site

SWANK INDIAN PREVIEW THEATRE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 11

This Beautifully lhsignl-il Screw-Hing Ihuun ii an Example (ll Tunn- null Slylt- (:Iilllliinwl In Instlrr I'Irunzllll Vinwini:

Construction and Materials

METAL-IEIACED MASONRY . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. II A New Wny oI Attaching; (anlwr and Brass Fittings 'I'u Hrirku and Tilvs I'oinls In a VilriI'I) uli I'm-e

1953 REVIEW OF 'IIIIEA'IIRE (IONS'I'RUCTION . . . . . . . . . . .. I6

le Yrur'a Ontilnndin: Ih'vulnpnwnta In lIn- Building and

Runodeling of TIu-Mrn An- Survviml I'Irtnriully

PARAMOUNT. Ednmntnn. Allis-run, (Innqu . . . . , . . . . . . .. 17 MARINA. San Franz-ism. (Iulil. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 2U ALOUETTE. Montrval. Quid-2r. (IumnIu . . , . . . , . . . . . . . .. 22

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SEA VIEWV, Pacific NInnor. Calif. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 21

EMPRESS. Fairbanks, Alaska . I . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 36

MAKDA. Calgary, Alberta. Canada . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 28

ELNIIRA. Elmira. N. Y. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . , . . . . . I . . . . . .. fiU

RIAI.T0. Morriltou, Ark. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . I . . . I . . . I . . . . . .. I52 BEEKMAN. New York, N. Y. . 34 NACOYA NIKKATSU. Nagoya City. Japan . . . . . . . . . . .. 3f)

PALMARIUM, Tunis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 33

LAS PALMAS. Caracas. Venezuela . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 40

SKYLINE D. 1.. Oak Hill, W. Va. . . . . . . . . t . . . . . . . . . ..
HEART D. 1.. Kansas City. Mo. . . . . . . . I . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 4':

CAPITOL D. I.. Des Moines. Ia. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. II

RANCH I). 1.. Hartselle. Ala. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 41y

STAUNTON I). 1., Verona, Va. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 46

VILLAGE I). L. Santa Rosa, Calif. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 30

FOREST HILLS D. L. Augusta, Ga. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 52

BEL-AIR I). L. Detroit. Mich. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 34

SIOUX D. L, Pierre. 5. D. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 5h

FLEX-SHEET MIRROR FOR DECORATIVE LUSTRE . . . . . . ..

Available in a Wide Range of Tints and Patterns. This Product Fits into Any Desirvd Color Sclwmr

WASHABLE WALL COVERING . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ..

A New DPVPIupmeut in Wall cum-ring Brings Lasting, \anliulile Bunny I0 Theatrp Walls

DIMMING FLUORESCENT LAMPS J. H. Campbell, H, E. Srhullz, W. H. slbbolz

Tllcillfl'lllell (Inn Now Milka Betlnr Use of lln- l-irnnuniirul Flume-stunt Lump Haralusr M II Simva Dimming Cunlrul

Drive-In Theatres

THEATRE TELEVISION ()OES OUTDOORS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ..

A III-[MIMI Unscriplion ol llm First Ilse, of TV In in Drive-In and I'imsildo Fuller llrvtillipmanl '

DEVELOPMENT AND CARE OF DRIVE-IN LAWN AREAS Lawrentw S. Dickinson

(Ln-en Tan. an Asset to Any Theatrv. Calls Fur Srinutilir Planning and MinnH-nunre Pratcdures

PLAYGROUNDS AT DRIVEINS . . . . . . . . . ..Nnrmun R. Miller

MI-Ilmds In In: llsml in llH'. l'ropar Salt-din". Installation and Muinlcnzmra ..r Equip-nun Tlmi AMIIrHi surety nutl h...

STEEL FOR SCREEN TOWERS . . . . . . . . . . ..S. Harbor! Taylor

The Evolution of the Drivr-In Tllrnlru Stun] Srraon Town ls Stndird in llnlnil liy Ono of Illa I'iunM-ru in Illa Finld

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