Documenting the American South


Going to the Show

New Movie house to Be Open Here Soon

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Title New Movie house to Be Open Here Soon
Date 3/18/1927
Item Type Newspaper (article)
Publication New Bernian
Description War veteran Shickery Salem announces plans to convert his grocery store (the building of the former Star Theater on Broad Street) into a movie theater; balcony taken down with Star's closing is to be restored; lobby to be built with fruit and refreshment stand; seating capacity anticipated to be 700
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Repository North Carolina Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill