Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Flint Photos: Strand Theater in 1915

5 comments:

  1. I remember the Strand. The State Theater was in the same block between 1st and 2nd Sts. They ran double features, mostly B movies and second run A movies. I think they were tore down in the late fifties.

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  2. If you were under twelve, I think it was thirty five cents to get in either the State or Strand next door. That's where my haircut money went thanks to Barber College.

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  3. The Strand and State theaters were on Saginaw St. between 1st and 2nd. They showed double features,mostly B movies and 2nd or 3rd run A movies. They were torn down in the late 50s.

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  4. I don't remember the theaters probably because I'm only 64 but I do remember the old Barber College when I was in High school I got a good old fashion shave there.I thought it was the coolest thing... If I wanted to see a movie I went to the Burton Theater for 25 cents...

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  5. I remember going to see Cat Women From The Moon starring Zsa Zsa Gabor at the Strand. It was mid to late 50s and was torn down soon after.

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