Thursday, October 19, 2017

Let's go to the movies! - and the Vodvil ! A sampler of the fare at the Capitol Theater which opened in 1926 on Second Avenue in the old Liberty Theater Building which was in the lot behind the Drumheller Building.

Original Liberty Theater on 2nd Ave behind Drumheller Building renamed and opened September 1926



1927
1939

1950s

1959
1929


1943


1933
October 1935
1929



1927
1937

1956


1930
1955

1939
1949


1956

1949



1929
1927



1927
1972

1927
1943


1930

1929

1929

1930



Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Moore Buick Company had its grand opening at 215 E Main on Jan 21, 1959, followed by a total liquidation auction two years later. File photos courtesy of the Union-Bulletin.






The Company moved from Poplar Street to Main at end of 1958.

Garden City Furniture and Carpet moved into this space in 1961.