Hollywood dreams at the Loew’s Yonge St. Theatre

Hollywood dreams at the Loew’s Yonge St. Theatre

In the early days of the movie palace, it didn’t take much to get people into the theatres. The seats were always filled with beaming eyes staring at the latest antics of Mary Pickford or Buster Keaton. Despite jam-packed attendance, theatre managers liked to spruce things up a bit, and give patrons a little more than just a film and a newsreel.¬†How about offering up a prize for grabs? A Saint-John, New Brunswick newspaper clipping…

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