Theatre Row — A Stunning Elm Street at Night

by Paula Bosse

theater-row_night_telenewsElm Street, looking east… (click for larger image)

by Paula Bosse

Damn you, suburban theaters and television, for killing this! (Hang in there, Majestic!)

Favorite thing gleaned from the postcard above? That Dallas had a newsreel-only theater — the Telenews. (See the original, somewhat pedestrian, daytime photograph which was transformed by all sorts of dazzling magic in order to turn it into that striking postcard, here.)

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Copyright © 2014 Paula Bosse. All Rights Reserved.

 

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